Posted inAfghanistanIranMiddle EastSouth AsiaSyriaTurkeyWorld

Erdogan steps up US row with boycott of outgoing ambassador

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vowed on Tuesday that Turkish officials will boycott the US ambassador, deepening one of the worst rifts in decades between the NATO allies. Erdogan said Turkey no longer regarded outgoing envoy John Bass as the US representative to Turkey after American missions in the country stopped issuing visas. The dispute […]