Trump says ‘Ready to Go’ on Turkey sanctions
President Donald Trump said the U.S. is “ready to go” with more sanctions on Turkey in response to its incursion into Syria, after his defense secretary said the president ordered a deliberate withdrawal of troops from northern Syria to keep them out of harm’s way. Ros Krasny reports on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Australia"
Calls for sanctions against Turkey
Turkey is under growing criticism for its military incursion into Syria with Senators in Washington demanding immediate sanctions. President Erdogan says ground troops are now inside Syria after a wave of airstrikes on Kurdish forces. Bloomberg’s Joe Sobczyk reports on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.”
Erdogan and Putin meet as Syria offensive pummels Idlib
Turkey says the Russian-backed Syrian offensive violates a truce deal between Moscow and Ankara. The advance has exacerbated Syria's humanitarian disaster and threatened Turkey with mass refugee flows.
Germany pressures Greece to step up migrant deportations to Turkey
Germany has also called on Turkey to accept the repatriations as part of a 2016 agreement between Ankara and the EU. A recent upswell in illegal crossings has led to rapidly deteriorating conditions in Greek camps.
Retired Brigadier General Mark Kimmitt on the Turkey-Syria conflict
Mark Kimmitt, Retired Brigadier General and the United States Department of State Former Assistant Secretary explains the latest news coming out of Turkey and Syria. He speaks with David Westin on "Bloomberg: Balance of Power."
U.S. to sanction Turkey over missile spat
The White House has reportedly settled on a sanctions package to punish Turkey for receiving parts of a Russian missile defense system. We learned that the U.S. is preparing to announce them later this week. But the expectation among lira traders is that the economic impact will be minimum.
Erdogan takes a blow while democracy wins in Turkey
Erdogan takes a blow while democracy wins in Turkey.
US sets Turkey deadline to give up Russian missile deal
Turkey has until July 31 to "unwind" a deal to buy an S-400 missile defense system from Russia, the US has warned. The ongoing dispute between the two NATO allies could reach breaking point.