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Turkey's Erdoğan questions Macron's mental state

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan suggested Emmanuel Macron, his French counterpart needed mental health treatment, the latest sign of a growing backlash in the Islamic world sparked by Macron’s claim that Islam is in crisis. Ankara has been particularly incensed by a campaign championed by Macron to protect France’s secular values against …

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Turkey: 'Armenia must end illegal occupation of Azerbaijan'

A Turkish presidential spokesman has told Al Jazeera that Ankara does not believe a credible ceasefire can be achieved in the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan unless Yerevan ends its occupation of Azeri land. Ibrahim Kalin also states that unless the Minsk Group tasked with finding a solution to the …

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Armenian PM warns Turkey to stay out of conflict with Azerbaijan

The Prime Minister of Armenia told Sky News that Turkey should stay out of the ongoing conflict between his nation and Azerbaijan. Nikol Pashinyan is calling the hostilities over the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh a civilisational issue. He said: “Firstly, Turkey has become fully engaged, encouraging and inciting the conflict. …

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Armenia and Azerbaijan defy ceasefire calls from Russia and US

France, Russia and the US have called for an immediate ceasefire between Azerbaijan and Armenia – but Turkey said the three big powers should have no role in peace moves. The Turkish President has pledged to stand behind Azerbaijan in the clash over the disputed territory of Nagorno-Karabakh. At least …

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NATO's Identity Crisis, Explained | WSJ

NATO’s 70th anniversary celebrations have become the setting of a political drama in which allies display disagreement over the organization’s role. WSJ’s James Marson explains what these tensions mean for the future of the alliance. Photo: Ludovic Marin/Reuters More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: Visit the WSJ Video …

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