December 17, 2018 | GEOPOLITICS ALERT

Day: December 17, 2018

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Op-Ed: Why Erdogan is Probably Lying About Extraditing Gulen (and More)

Ankara (GPA) – There are reasons to question the recent statement by Turkey’s foreign minister that Donald Trump is working on extraditing Fethullah Gulen (or any claims by Ankara for that matter). Speaking in Doha over the weekend, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu told a crowd that Turkish President Recep Erdogan and his American counterpart, Donald Trump were […]

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66,000 Yellow Vests Protest Macron’s Austerity in France

Paris (TLS) – At least 168 protesters have been arrested in Paris. The police have used water cannons and tear gas to disperse demonstrations throughout France. Thousands of protesters took to the streets of French cities Saturday in the fifth weekend of nationwide demonstrations against Emmanuel Macron’s government, despite calls to hold off after a gun attack in Strasbourg earlier this week. Police fired water […]

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