January 18, 2019

Turkish Court Orders Andrew Brunson Released After Four Witnesses Recant Testimony.

A Turkish court on Friday convicted American pastor Andrew Brunson of terrorism charges but ordered his release from house arrest, a decision that will allow him to return back to the U.S. During a court hearing, four government witnesses retracted their statements that Brunson had aided two organizations, the Kurdistan Workers Party, or PKK, and […]

Coup d’not: Turkish military mutiny crumbles

A Turkish military group claimed it had taken control of Turkey’s government Friday evening, but by Saturday morning, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim alleged the coup attempt had been foiled. However, the military group retained control of some strategic locations in the capital Ankara Saturday morning where fighting continued. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived at […]

Syrian Toddler’s Lifeless Body Found on Turkish Beach Shocks World

The Syrian refugee crisis now has a horrifying image to its name: a young toddler whose body was found washed ashore a Mediterranean beach. Aylan Kurdi, just 3 years old, was found lying on the sand on a tourist resort in Bodrum, Turkey after his family’s boat capsized in an attempt to reach Greece, according […]

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