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US Will Not Send Delegation to Syria Peace Talks

(GPA) Astana – Peace talks began this week in Kazakhstan’s capital that will likely decide the fate of war-torn Syria. The United States won’t be attending. The talks have been organized mainly by Russia, Turkey, and to a lesser extent Iran. Iran has made it clear that the United States delegation is unwelcome at peace talks […]

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The Turkish Gambit with Terrorists

(SCF) Ankara – Among the major geopolitical challenges of 2017 that could seriously alter the balance of power in the international arena, particular attention should be given to the developing situation in Turkey. The final weeks of 2016 showed increasing cooperation between Ankara and Moscow on major international issues such as Syria and the fight […]

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How America’s Support for Israel Helps Daesh Find New Recruits

(SCF) Tel Aviv – Place yourself in the mind of a Palestinian. You have just been told by the Secretary of State of the outgoing US Administration in Washington that your people should have «a future of freedom and dignity» and «the Israeli Government’s program of establishing civilian settlements in the occupied territory is inconsistent with international law». […]

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Turkey Identifies Gunman in Istanbul New Year’s Club Attack

(teleSUR) Istanbul – Turkey’s foreign minister announced that authorities know the identity of the man suspected of killing 39 people in New Year’s attack. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu announced Wednesday in a televised interview that authorities have identified the gunman suspected of being behind the brutal attack in a Turkish nightclub that killed 39 people […]

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Turkish Jet Reportedly Transferring ‘Rebels’ from Syria to Yemen

(GPA) Aden – According to Houthi news agency, al Masirah, Turkish planes landed in Yemen today to unload Takfiri rebels from the recently liberated city of Aleppo and transport injured Saudi mercenaries back to Turkey for treatment. The Yemeni Security Forces are reporting that 150 “Daesh terrorists” arrived in Aden via a Turkish jet under the […]

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7 Key Events That Changed the Geopolitical Landscape This Week

(GPA) Detroit – This has been a big week in world events and we here at Geopolitics Alert have covered a few major stories. Here are your key takeaways for the week of December 25th: Israel Reacts to the UNSC Settlement Decision. After the United Nations Security Council bite last week calling for a halt […]

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Erdogan Says He Has Proof of US Aiding Terrorists in Syria

(GPA) Ankara – Turkish President Recep Erdogan said in a press conference yesterday that he has proof of the US aiding terrorists in Syria such as the Kurdish YPG and PYD but also including the Islamic State (IS). Erdogan said it was “very clear” that the US is arming and supporting “terrorist groups including Daesh (IS)” […]