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The First 100 Days (Trump Briefs: March 3-11/Day 43-51) Week 7

The First 100 Days (Trump Briefs: March 3-11/Day 43-51) Week 7

By Michael Hernandez   Friday, March 3 (Day 43): Trump:  “Carriers are the centerpiece of American might” President Trump talking to navy personnel on the Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier spoke:  “Carriers are the centerpiece of American might.  They project power and strength at sea.”   “We need to give sailors the tools, resources, and training,” […]

Turkey prime minister says coup attempt foiled

Turkey prime minister says coup attempt foiled

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said early on Saturday that the situation in Turkey was “largely under control” after an attempt by an army faction to bring down the government, in comments to Turkish media. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s plane landed in Istanbul after the announcement was made, officials said, after thousands of people […]

Military coup in Turkey

Military coup in Turkey

By Carlo Muñoz – The Washington Times – Friday, July 15, 2016 Members of Turkey’s armed forces said they had taken control of the country, but Turkish officials said the coup attempt had been repelled early Saturday morning in a night of violence that left at least 17 dead, according to state-run media. See Photos: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/photo-essays/2016-07-15/scenes-from-turkey-as-army-attempts-to-seize-control Explosions, […]