Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Turkey Places Bounty on Two Former U.S. Government Officials

Offering 3 million lira for info on former CIA, Pentagon officials

Turkish President Recep Tayyip ErdoganA wealthy ally of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has placed a bounty on the heads of two former U.S. military and intelligence officials as part of what U.S. officials told the Washington Free Beacon is an effort by the Turkish government to threaten and intimidate Americans who they believe are working to undermine Erdogan.

The Rise of Erdogan’s ‘Hostage Diplomacy’

Panel: Turkish president using foreign detainees as 'bargaining chips'

Turkish President Recep Tayyip ErdoganRecep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey's president, has begun an age of "hostage diplomacy" in the year following last July's failed coup attempt, as he attempts to use foreign nationals as "bargaining chips" in international affairs, according to a panel hosted by the Foundation for Defense of Democracies.

Turkish Personnel Indicted for Attack on D.C. Protesters Remain at Large

Two pro-Erdogan civilians arrested in wake of attack due in court next week

All of the Turkish security personnel charged with crimes stemming from their May 2017 attack on a group of people protesting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's visit to Washington, D.C., remain at large despite movement in the legal cases against them.