Category: Turkey and the Middle East

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EU Refugee Crisis: Target Smugglers Supply Chain

EU Refugee Crisis: Target Smugglers Supply Chain

Update. Smuggling operation in Turkey is exposed after news that smugglers where using Syrian children to make fake life vests. Please read my article below written last week on the subject. An article caught my eye a few days ago. There was an actual decrease in m ...
Turkey: NATO Nightmare; Must develop article for expulsion

Turkey: NATO Nightmare; Must develop article for expulsion

*Update of original article from Nov. 2015. Erdogan and Turkey continue to be embarrassments to both Angela Merkel and NATO. Instead of providing stability, Erdogan is threatening Europe and Syria. He uses the refugees as cattle/bargaining chips to get his way in Sy ...
Turkey and Saudi Arabia: Time to confront Twin Towers of Terrorism

Turkey and Saudi Arabia: Time to confront Twin Towers of Terrorism

Latest news has Turkey shooting down a Russian jet. There is dispute over the circumstances.Erdogan of Turkey claims the Russian plane crossed into their air space and was warned "repeatedly". Putin denies this and says the plane was operating over Syrian soil, and secu ...
Saudi Arabia, Middle East need to clean up own house before they lecture West

Saudi Arabia, Middle East need to clean up own house before they lecture West

***Update.  Below article was written Nov 2015 in regards to dealing with Erdogan. I remain convinced Europe has greater leverage over his economy than he does over their borders; after all, the EU could do what normal countries do and protect their borders themsel ...
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