Turkish Economist Arrested After Insulting Erdogan On Twitter

Following his p.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 16th, 2019

Turkish court acquits HSBC Turkey CEO of insulting President Erdogan

A Turkish court on Thursday acquitted HSBC Turkey chief executive Selim Kervanci of a charge of insulting President Tayyip Erdogan by retweeting a video on social media at the time of nationwide protests in 2013......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 11th, 2019

Turkish Man Sentenced To Read & Summarize Erdogan"s Biography For Insulting Him

Via, An Istanbul court sentenced 75-year-old Ali Şahin, who was accused of insulting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, to read and summarize 24 books, including an Erdogan biography, the Oda TV news website repor.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 15th, 2019

HSBC Turkey CEO Under Investigation For Insulting Erdogan

The CEO of HSBC Turkey, one of the country's most high-profile executives, is facing an investigation over allegations that he insulted Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan via social media back in 2013, accord.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 31st, 2018

Rebellion Erupts In Turkey As Erdogan Faces Unprecedented Challenge By Former Prime Minister

Just days after the shenanigans of the Turkish central bank were exposed for the entire world to .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge5 hr. 38 min. ago

A man in Texas was arrested after he was filmed calling an AT&T employee a ‘f------ Arab’ and said he had been ‘killing his kind for almost 20 years’

Twitter/Mohamburger Joey Christian was charged with public intoxication and disorderly conduct, and abusive language, on Tuesday in Friendswood, Texas, in southeast of Houston.  Police had been called to an AT&T in Friendswood while a woman.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 17th, 2019

Turkey eyes US sanctions waivers on Iran oil, Russia arms

Turkey "expects" the Trump administration to grant it waivers from U.S. sanctions related to its purchases of Iranian oil and Russian air defenses, a top aide to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 16th, 2019

Erdogan Worked "Hand In Glove" With ISIS In Syria, Claims Former Emir

Authored by Nafeez Ahmed via Insurge Intelligence, In an explosive interview, a former ISIS commander has claimed that the terror group cooperated directly with Turkish state intelligence a.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 11th, 2019

Trump"s Neocons See Erdogan As Their Ticket To A Region-Wide MidEast War

Authored by Mike Whitney via The Unz Review, Turkish troops and armored units are .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 8th, 2019

Banned from internet or not? Does Ghosn"s tweet violate bail terms?

Carlos Ghosn's sudden emergence on Twitter, a day before he was re-arrested on Thursday, has raised questions about whether the former Nissan Motor boss violated the strict terms of his $9 million bail - something his lawyer has denied......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 4th, 2019

The Tell: Erdogan’s election setback sparks investor uncertainty about Turkey’s lira, financial markets

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan suffers a blow in local weekend elections, setting the stage for more near-term uncertainty for investors, according to ABN Amro......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 1st, 2019

These Are The 5 Banks Most Exposed To Turkish Chaos

Despite Erdogan's ever more desperate attempts to keep the lira elevated ahead of this weekend's local elections, culminating with sending overnight TRY swap rates to an in.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 29th, 2019

In first vote since Turkey"s crisis, Erdogan could lose capital city

Polls suggest Turkish President Erdogan could be de.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 28th, 2019

Turkish Lira Flash Smashes Amid Historic Short Squeeze

Just days after Turkish president Erdogan vowed to crackdown on currency speculators and launched a probe against JPMorgan for its Friday reco to short the country's currency to 5.90 vs the dolla.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 26th, 2019

How Turkey’s Local Elections Became a Vote on Erdogan

Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan won a fresh mandate with sweeping new powers in a double victory in parliamentary and presidential elections last summer. Now, less than a year into his five-yea.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 26th, 2019

Turkey Blames JPMorgan For Lira Crash, Launches Probe; Erdogan Threatens "Manipulators"

On Friday, when the Turkish lira suddenly cracked, and.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 24th, 2019

Turkey: Tens Of Thousands Prosecuted For "Insulting" Erdoğan

Authored by Uzay Bulut via The Gatestone Institute, Since Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's 2014 election, there have been 66,691 "insult investigations" l.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 21st, 2019

Erdogan blames NZ mosque attack on anti-Turkish sentiment

Erdogan blames NZ mosque attack on anti-Turkish sentiment.....»»

Category: videosSource: videonewsindexMar 19th, 2019

37-Year-Old Turkish Suspect Arrested In Dutch Terror Shooting

37-Year-Old Turkish Suspect Arrested In Dutch Terror Shooting.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 18th, 2019

Erdogan Moves To Seize Turkey"s Largest Bank

With the Turkish Lira surging in recent months, largely on the back of recent dollar weakness coupled with lack of Turkish econo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 5th, 2019

"I Won"t Back Down": Trump Agreed With Erdogan That ISIS Bombing Was Intentional "Provocation"

New details have emerged related to a phone call between President Trump and his Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday over the US planned Syria troop pullout, whic.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 23rd, 2019