Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Photo: AP

Turkey’s Erdogan sues French magazine Le Point over ‘eradicator’ cover

  • The magazine published a picture of the president giving a military salute with the subtitle ‘Ethnic cleansing: the Erdogan method’
  • In a petition presented to a prosecutor’s office, Erdogan’s lawyer said the cover was ‘publicly insulting’ to the leader
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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Photo: AP
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Mazloum Abdi, commander-in-chief of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), attends a meeting with other commanders and representatives of the US-led coalition in the northwestern Syrian city of Hasakah. Photo: AFP

Commander of Syria’s Kurdish forces accuses Turkey of scuppering US-brokered ceasefire deal

  • Mazloum Abdi, head of the Syrian Democratic Forces, says he wants to see a role for the US in Syria to counterbalance Russian influence in the region
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Mazloum Abdi, commander-in-chief of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), attends a meeting with other commanders and representatives of the US-led coalition in the northwestern Syrian city of Hasakah. Photo: AFP
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