Zeynep Bilginsoy

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In familiar dance, Turkey warms to Russia as US ties worsen

| Aug 27, 2018

In familiar dance, Turkey warms to Russia as US ties worsen

Relations between Turkey and Russia are increasingly cozy, prompting worries in the West of a potentially critical rift in the NATO alliance. But Turkey's president may be engaged in a balancing act, tactically turning to Russia as ties with the United States further deteriorate ...