Recep Tayyip Erdogan
‘Where Are You Mr. President': Turkish Leader Criticizes Obama For Not Speaking Out Against Murders Of 3 Young Muslims In NC
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has reproached U.S. President Barack Obama and other senior officials for not speaking out against the killings of three young Muslims in North Carolina this week.
In a phone call, Biden apologized for comments he made suggesting Turkish forces accidentally let Islamic State militants cross its borders into Syria, a comment President Erdogan strongly refutes.
Yusuf Yerkel, the top aid to the Turkish PM, was photographed kicking a protester who was being held down by soldiers.
Faced with a trio of controversies, President Barack Obama is trying to halt a perception spreading among both White House opponents and allies that he has been passive and disengaged as unexpected developments consume his second term.