When Berat Albayrak was asked earlier this year about his relationship with his father-in-law, Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the young finance minister was gushing. Their bond was not about politics, he told the state broadcaster TRT
It seems that he got a warning from his ultranationalist buddies. He is back in a nationalist mood today after yesterday’s pro-European speech. Who knows what awaits Turkey tomorrow…
Turkey seeks stronger cooperation with allies, said the nation’s president on Nov. 21.
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has angered Cyprus and left-wing Turkish Cypriots by holding a picnic in the hot-button location of Varosha.
The Turkish president visited the island’s Turkish-occupied north, angering Cypriot and Greek officials and inflaming tensions.
The Financial Times – Laura Pitel – Nov 18, 3:00 AM