Erdogan blames Mossad for Kurdish independence referendum

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday evening blamed Israel's Mossad for Iraqi Kurdistan's decision to become independent. Iraqi Kurds on Tuesday night declared victory in the independence referendum held...

Erdogan threatens ties with Israel over support for Kurds

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday said Israel should “review” its support for Iraqi Kurdish independence, warning the Jewish state’s support for the bid could negatively affect diplomatic...

Turkish nationalists protest creation of “Second Israel” in Kurdistan

The Israeli Embassy in Ankara was evacuated on Friday as supporters of an ultra-nationalist party demonstrated outside against what they called plans to create a “second Israel” in Iraqi...

Christians and Jews join iftar fast breaking in Istanbul

Members of Christian and Jewish communities accompanied Muslims in a traditional iftar fast-breaking dinner hosted by a local foundation in Istanbul on Thursday evening. Deputy Prime Minister Veysi Kaynak, who...

New Turkish TV series accused of antisemitism

A fictional Turkish television series is causing great concern in the Jewish community with its storylines depicting Theodor Herzl intending to establish a Jewish state extending from the Euphrates...

Turkey commemorates Jewish boat victims during Holocaust

An official ceremony was held on February 24 to commemorate the victims of the 1942 Struma incident, a Second World War tragedy that resulted in the death of over...

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