Turkey Leaks Secret Locations of U.S. Troops in Syria
Ankara has long been angered by the alliance between Washington and Kurdish factions. But a new report exposing secret American bases is a dangerous way to strike back.
Our New Allies Are Assad’s Allies Too
Who will take the war to ISIS in Raqqa? Washington is betting on the Kurds. But their record in other towns they conquered is not a happy one.
‘Can You Believe It?’
Trump Presidency: All Madness, No Method
Trump believes in Trump winning. Everything else, though, is up for negotiation. Sad!
WE SPOKE. THE END.
Trump’s Oddest Self-Inflicted Wound
Japan. China. Even Canada! The White House only hurts itself with sparse summaries of the president’s phone conversations with foreign leaders—and lets them set the narrative.
Can Rudy Free Alleged Iran Crook?
A judge wants to know more about the work of President Trump’s pals to get U.S. charges dropped against a Turkish gold trader charged with helping Tehran dodge sanctions.
Ivanka Trump Once Thanked Erdogan
President Trump congratulated Turkish President Erdogan on his “victory,” but he’s not the first Trump to give Erdogan thanks.
Turkey’s Lurch Toward Dictatorship
Again and again, Erdogan exploited what might have been huge political threats—including war, terror, and electoral losses—to make himself in fact more powerful.