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NBA Star Enes Kanter Dunks on Erdogan

NBA Star Enes Kanter Dunks on Erdogan

In a column for the Washington Post, Enes Kanter, star player for the New York Knicks basketball team, continued his criticism of Turkey’s president Recep Erdogan. Kanter’s teammates will be playing at NBA game in London this week. Kanter won’t accompany them, as he fears for his life I wouldn’t travel this week to Britain,...

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After Turkish Spy Chief’s ‘Very Unusual’ Visit, Two Flynn Associates Are Indicted

After Turkish Spy Chief’s ‘Very Unusual’ Visit, Two Flynn Associates Are Indicted

When Turkey’s intelligence chief Hakan Fidan visited Washington earlier this month, reportedly to brief Congress on the assassination of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, he came with another agenda:  pressing the Trump administration to extradite Fethullah Gulen, a Turkish national whom Turkey accuses of masterminding an attempted coup in July 2016.  Today, Istanbul got Washington’s answer. The Justice...

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CIA Chief Heard Recording of Khashoggi Killing 

CIA Chief Heard Recording of Khashoggi Killing 

Gina Haspel is well-qualified for her intelligence gathering mission to Turkey in the Khashoggi affair. Haspel is known to have served as an intelligence officer in Turkey and one top former CIA official told me she speaks Turkish. So Haspel was able to talk, without interpreters, Hakan Fidan, chief of the Turkish intelligence service, the MIT....

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