Category Archives: Turkey

Two Years Ago — Turkey Investigates 17 US Officials & Academics Over Failed Coup

“According to Turkey’s government, terrorist group FETO and its U.S.-based leader Fetullah Gulen orchestrated the defeated coup of July 2016 which left 249 people martyred and nearly 2,200 injured.” Anadolu Agency — April 15, 2017 April 16 2017 — Turkish prosecutors … Continue reading

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Two Years Ago — Turkey : “Ex-CIA Director Allegations on Gülen Forced Removal Are Ludicrous”

“We will continue to work decisively in cooperation with the U.S. judicial authorities to finalize this process and obtain positive results without further delay. Any other allegation in connection with the extradition of Fetullah Gulen to Turkey is false, ludicrous … Continue reading

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Two Years Ago — Turkey Coup: “CIA Plotters’ Meeting” in Büyükada

“Sixteen foreigners entered Büyükada Island just before the coup in a clandestine manner and booked hotel rooms on the island, but they left the island immediately as the coup failed. This covert group was led by Henri Barkey, an expert … Continue reading

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Two Years Ago –Trump and the Attempted Coup in Turkey : “13 CIA senior officers helped in Failed Coup”

“I’ve got fresh evidence 13 CIA senior officers helped in Turkey failed Coup. I will divulge the names in the coming days.” Donald Trump — 15 August 2016 “I have not set foot in or even near Turkey in five … Continue reading

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Two Years Ago — TRUMP & the CIA Briefings

“There were so many things I did not know when I became President.” US President Harry Truman (1952) “By his words and his actions, Mr Trump is putting our national security and our collective futures at grave risk.” Former CIA … Continue reading

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One Year Ago — Spooks & The Media

“The CPJ — Committee to Protect Journalists — has demanded that the Turkish authorities release Snell.  We call on the government to end its harassment of reporters crossing the border from Syria.” Nina Ognianova– CPJ Europe and central Asia programme … Continue reading

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One Year Ago — Turkey Coup: “CIA Plotters’ Meeting” in Büyükada

“Sixteen foreigners entered Büyükada Island just before the coup in a clandestine manner and booked hotel rooms on the island, but they left the island immediately as the coup failed. This covert group was led by Henri Barkey, an expert … Continue reading

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One Year Ago –Trump and the Attempted Coup in Turkey : “13 CIA senior officers helped in Failed Coup”

“I’ve got fresh evidence 13 CIA senior officers helped in Turkey failed Coup. I will divulge the names in the coming days.” Donald Trump — 15 August 2016 In a message posted on August 15 2016, Trump claimed that he … Continue reading

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One Year Ago — TRUMP & The CIA Briefings

“By his words and his actions, Mr Trump is putting our national security and our collective futures at grave risk.” Former CIA Director John Brennan (August 2017) When asked by Fox News if he trusts the US Intelligence Community, Trump … Continue reading

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One Year Ago — Former US Secretary chief of staff: “The CIA knew about the coming coup.”

“Just think a moment about what is happening right now.  In 25 years, your children and grandchildren will read [about this coup], as now people read about the 1953 overthrow of Prime Minister of Iran Mohammed Mossadegh. Does it not seem to … Continue reading

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