• U.S. Distaste For Turkish Leader Erdogan May Have Reached 'Tipping Point'

    7 days ago - By The Huffington Post

    WASHINGTON ― Rising American criticism of Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan has spurred hopes that the U.S. will take a tougher line against his repression, according to a top opposition Turkish lawmaker.
    “They can do more,” Hişyar Özsoy, a parliamentarian associated with Turkey's pro-Kurdish People's Democratic Party, known as HDP, told HuffPost recently during a stateside visit to meet with members of Congress and Trump administration officials.
    Powerful Republicans and Democrats criticized an attack by Erdogan's security personnel on protesters during his visit to the U.S. in May...
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