Eid al-Adha: Muslims Around the World Celebrate Holy Festival

The Feast of Sacrifice, or “big Eid,” is one of the two major religious festivals of Islam. Source: World

Erdogan Claims Victory in Turkey Vote Giving Broad New Powers to President

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the “yes” vote had prevailed in a watershed referendum, but the main opposition was demanding a recount. Source: World

Turkey’s Referendum: Voters Go the Polls After Erdogan Campaign

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan hopes Turks will vote “yes” on his plan to overhaul the government and grant sweeping powers to the presidency. Source: World

Erdogan Calls Dutch ‘Nazi Remnants’ After Turkish Minister Is Barred

The moves escalated a diplomatic dispute over efforts by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to campaign in Europe on behalf of a referendum to bolster his power. Source: World

Obama’s Stark Options on ISIS: Arm Syrian Kurds or Let Trump Decide

If President Obama chooses to forge closer military ties with the Kurds for an assault on Raqqa, ISIS’ main stronghold, he risks alienating the Turks. Source: World

Airstrikes by Russia Buttress Turkey in Battle vs. ISIS

The deepening partnership between Russia and Turkey could marginalize the United States in the struggle to shape Syria’s future. Source: World