'Erdogan took everything from me' - Galatasaray legend Sukur driving Uber in Washington after persecution from Turkish president

‘Erdogan took everything from me’ – Galatasaray legend Sukur driving Uber in Washington after persecution from Turkish president

The legendary striker became an enemy of the Turkish government after leaving the president’s AKP party in 2013, having his assets seized Galatasaray and Turkey legend Hakan Sukur has revealed he is driving for Uber and selling books in the United States, claiming Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan “took everything” from him. The 48-year-old former striker, … Read more…

Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he will send troops to Libya as proxy war fears mount

Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he will send troops to Libya as proxy war fears mount

The legislation would pass around January 8-9, he said, opening the door to deployment. However, it was unclear what specific invitation Mr Erdogan was referring to, as the interior minister in the Tripoli-based government, Fathi Bashagha, suggested in comments to reporters in Tunis that no such official request had yet been made. “If the situation … Read more…

Imamoglu: Mayor of Istanbul – office with pitfalls

For five months, the CHP politician Imamoglu mayor. But Erdogan continues to cling to power in Istanbul – also to protect access to the city treasury. An office like an obstacle course. The Social Democrat Ekrem Imamoglu from the main opposition party CHP has fought hard for mayoralty. The ruling AKP Party had made every effort to prevent … Read more…