Turkey’s relations with the U.S. and its NATO allies may have begun to stabilize in the latter part of 2018, but disagreements remain. Ever since strongman President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was returned to office with enhanced executive powers in June, a spat in Turkish-U.S. relations has come close to breaking the back of the Turkish economy. International pressure increases on Saudi-led conflict in Yemen Middle Eastern nations grow combat mass and capability The Turkish lira ...

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