Erdogan Personally Approved Illicit Trade With Iran, Says Reza Zarrab

US | Chuck Ross
Erdogan implicated in sanctions-busting scheme

Turkish Gold Trader Pleads Guilty In Case That Has Huge Implications For US-Turkey Relations

US | Chuck Ross
Turkish-Iranian gold trader Reza Zarrab accepted plea deal in sanctions busting case. (YouTube screen grab)

Recep Tayyip Erdogan is worried about the case

Turkey Says U.S. Will Stop Arming Syrian Kurds

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (L) shakes hands with U.S President Donald Trump as they give statements to reporters in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, U.S. May 16, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque - RTX363M8

‘Will be speaking to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey this morning about bringing peace to the mess that I inherited in the Middle East’

CNN's Turkish Media Problem

World | Chuck Ross
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan looks on as he stands next to Serbia's President Aleksandar Vucic (not pictured) during their visit to Novi Pazar, Serbia, October 11, 2017. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

CNN Turk has become pro-Erdogan mouthpiece

Turkey Is Taxing Beer At An Insane Rate. Turks Are Responding With Genius Idea

World | Reuters
Onder Ceyhun, a 25-year old university student, brews his own beer at his home in Ankara, Turkey, November 6, 2017. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

‘It’s strange that commercial beers are so expensive’

Turkey Denies Plot To Kidnap Muslim Cleric From US

US | Joshua Gill
U.S.-based Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen at his home in Saylorsburg, Pennsylvania, U.S. July 10, 2017. REUTERS/Charles Mostoller

‘Ludicrous and groundless’

Report: Mueller Investigating Michael Flynn Over $15 Million Kidnapping Plot

US | Chuck Ross
U.S. National Security Advisor Michael Flynn boards Air Force One at West Palm Beach International airport in West Palm Beach, Florida U.S., February 12, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria - RTSYDJN

Flynn met with Turkish officials in December

Mueller's Michael Flynn Investigation Is Heating Up

US | Chuck Ross
GRAND JUNCTION, CO - OCTOBER 18: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump (L) jokes with retired Gen. Michael Flynn as they speak at a rally at Grand Junction Regional Airport on October 18, 2016 in Grand Junction Colorado. Trump is on his way to Las Vegas for the third and final presidential debate against Democratic rival Hillary Clinton. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)
Special Counsel is focusing on Flynn's Turkish lobbying

Turkish Gold Trader Appears Poised To Accept Plea Deal In Sanctions Case

National Security | Chuck Ross
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a meeting of his ruling AK Party (AKP) in Istanbul, Turkey, August 20, 2017. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Plea deal will infuriate Erdogan

Erdogan's American Allies Stay Silent On Pastor Jailed In Turkey

Video | Chuck Ross
Turkish president recently suggested a hostage swap

Let's All Agree Not To Visit Turkey

Opinion | Gregg Roman
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan makes a speech during a conference in Istanbul, Turkey, September 25, 2017. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Andrew Burson, an American, was arrested on nonsense charges in Turkey one year ago today.

State Deptartment Gives Erdogan The Middle Finger -- Details...

US | Chuck Ross
'Can't imagine we would go down that road'

Erdogan Admits That He's Using Jailed American Pastor As Bargaining Chip Against US

US | Chuck Ross
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan listens to an interpreter as US President Donald Trump makes a statement for the press a meeting at the Palace Hotel during the 72nd United Nations General Assembly on September 21, 2017 in New York City. BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images
Andrew Brunson has been jailed for nearly a year

We Watch CNN's 'Reliable Sources' So You Don't Have To (9-24-17)

Media | Betsy Rothstein

As usual, the host is disgusted with President Trump.

Turkey's Foreign Minister Visited Embassy Attackers During Recent US Trip

World | Chuck Ross
Visited attackers in Washington, DC jail

Erdogan's Goons Beat Up Some More Americans

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher
FILE PHOTO: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a news conference in Hamburg, Germany July 8, 2017. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
THAT old gag

Trump Praises Relationship With Turkey's Erdogan, Says Two Are 'Close As We've Ever Been'

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan listens to an interpreter as US President Donald Trump makes a statement for the press a meeting at the Palace Hotel during the 72nd United Nations General Assembly on September 21, 2017 in New York City. BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images

‘Frankly he’s getting high marks’

Is Erdogan Telling The Truth About What Trump Told Him?

World | Chuck Ross
FILE PHOTO: Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan (L) arrives for a news conference as he is flanked by Economy Minister Zafer Caglayan and officials before his flight to Denmark for an official visit at Esenboga Airport in Ankara March 19, 2013. REUTERS/Umit Bektas/File Photo

Or is he putting words in his mouth?

US Government Indicts Ally Of Turkey's Erdogan In Major Money Laundering Case

US | Chuck Ross

Gold-for-oil money laundering case continues to haunt Erdogan