Turkey’s revolving door policy for al-Qaida, ISIS & other jihadist criminals

Erdoğan gov’t removed most intelligence officers in Turkish border city before deadly ISIS attack

Abdullah Bozkurt   The Turkish government deliberately set the stage for a deadly Islamic State

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Turkish intelligence tried to pass off al-Qaeda, ISIS fighters as moderates in CIA/Pentagon vetting

Abdullah Bozkurt   Turkey’s spy agency, the National Intelligence Organization (Milli İstihbarat Teşkilatı, or MIT)

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Turkey’s energy industry led by Erdoğan is driving force behind the country’s Libya policy

Nordic Monitor   The official visit of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s son-in-law, Berat Albayrak, treasury

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Jihadist cleric who adores al-Qaeda gets released to continue preaching in Turkey

Abdullah Bozkurt   Yusuf Selami Çakaroğlu, a Turkish pro-al-Qaeda cleric under indictment, escaped from the

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Erdoğan gov’t paid 34 bonuses to killer of Russian ambassador to Turkey, document reveals

Abdullah Bozkurt   The government of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan awarded the police officer who

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Secret report reveals how Erdoğan hushed up probe into al-Shabab financiers in Turkey

Abdullah Bozkurt   A classified report by Turkey’s Financial Crimes Investigation Board (MASAK), obtained by

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Turkey turned blind eye to role of convicted al-Qaeda militant with ties to the killer of Russian ambassador 

Abdullah Bozkurt   The Turkish prosecutor investigating the police officer who murdered Russian Ambassador to

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Jihadist charity Fukara-Der continues to operate in Turkey, raise funds in Germany

Abdullah Bozkurt   A jihadist front charity group that has channeled aid al-Qaeda, the Islamic

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Turkey’s top court says Ahrar al-Sham is not a terrorist group, overturns al-Nusra conviction

Abdullah Bozkurt   Turkey’s top appellate court certified that jihadist, Salafist group Ahrar al-Sham (Free

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Turkey shielded al-Qaeda suspects, jihadist NGOs from investigation into assassination of Russian envoy

Abdullah Bozkurt   In a bizarre twist, the Turkish prosecutor who investigated the murder of

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Turkish intelligence officer, familiar with Erdoğan’s links to jihadists, mysteriously killed in Libya

Abdullah Bozkurt   A Turkish intelligence officer and retired colonel who had extensive knowledge about

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Turkish journalist had secret talks with Erdoğan’s point man, a partner to one-time al-Qaeda financier

Abdullah Bozkurt   Turkish journalist Ahmet Hakan Coşkun, 53, engaged in secret talks with Turkish

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Turkish ambassador to Qatar assisted one-time al-Qaeda financier with citizenship applications

Nordic Monitor   Secret wiretaps have revealed that Fikret Özer, the Turkish ambassador to Qatar

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Secret wiretap reveals Turkish health minister facilitated medical treatment for family members of one-time al-Qaeda financier

Nordic Monitor   Fahrettin Koca, Turkey’s health minister and the owner of the Medipol group

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One-time al-Qaeda financier passed intelligence on Syria to Erdoğan’s office

Abdullah Bozkurt   Yasin al-Qadi, an Egyptian-born Saudi national who was at one time flagged

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Turkish media outlet Habertürk was served to government religious authority on a silver platter

Abdullah Bozkurt   Secret wiretap records have revealed that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan installed

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Turkish president helped Kuwaiti cleric who was alleged to have funded jihadists in Syria

Abdullah Bozkurt   Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan personally intervened in lifting an entry ban

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UN Sanctions Committee reveals Turkey’s relations with radical jihadist groups

Nordic Monitor   The UN Security Council ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee on December

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Turkish president’s chief of staff arranged hospital care for foreign jihadist wounded in Syria

Abdullah Bozkurt   As a favor to a Saudi national who was listed as an

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Erdoğan’s office pressured EU embassies in Ankara to grant Schengen visa to one-time al-Qaeda financier

Abdullah Bozkurt   Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan tried to secure a Schengen visa from

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PACE vice president from Turkey linked to one-time al-Qaeda financier

Abdullah Bozkurt   The vice president of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe

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Turkish-backed Syrian rebels sold arms to ISIS

Abdullah Bozkurt   Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army (FSA) forces were caught selling arms to the

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Al-Qaeda group in Libya had close ties to Erdoğan, intelligence documents reveal

Abdullah Bozkurt   Classified intelligence documents obtained by Nordic Monitor have revealed how the jihadist

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Turkey maintains ties to UN-sanctioned individuals, radical groups in Libya

Nordic Monitor   Turkey has maintained relations with UN-sanctioned individuals and radical groups in Libya

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ISIS terrorists who planned attack on French Embassy freed by Turkish court after detention

Abdullah Bozkurt   The three high-profile militants of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria

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Turkey’s most wanted list includes few ISIS members while critics are listed as fugitives

Levent Kenez   In a yet another sign of how the Islamist government in Turkey

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Police chiefs who pursued high-profile al-Qaeda militants in Turkey punished by Erdoğan gov’t

Abdullah Bozkurt   Two senior Turkish police intelligence officers who foiled a plot by a

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US intelligence says 90 pct of all foreign fighters joined Syria battle from Turkey

Abdullah Bozkurt   Ninety percent of foreign fighters who joined the Islamic State in Iraq

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US Defense Intelligence Agency says Turkey, Qatar supported al-Nusra Front

Abdullah Bozkurt   Turkey and Qatar likely provided support to Syrian al-Qaeda group Jabhat al-Nusra,

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Russian ambassador to UN accuses Turkey of flirting with terrorist groups

 Nordic Monitor   The top Russian diplomat at the UN warned Turkey against flirting with

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Al-Qaeda convict linked to Erdoğan filed false claim against police

Abdullah Bozkurt   A complaint filed from prison by an al-Qaeda inmate and Islamic State

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Erdoğan confidant Metin Külünk investigated for al-Qaeda aligned IBDA-C terror group

Abdullah Bozkurt   Metin Külünk, a close confidant of the Turkish president, was investigated as

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Turkish Embassy in Phnom Penh files fraudulent request to extradite Mexican citizen of Turkish origin

Nordic Monitor   The Turkish Embassy in Phnom Penh, part of the long arm of

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İstanbul, transit point for ISIS, will host OIC police center for fight against terrorism

Nordic Monitor   Members of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) have agreed to establish

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Turkish prosecutor who indicted American pastor went after police for investigating al-Qaeda

Abdullah Bozkurt   The Turkish prosecutor who indicted an American pastor on dubious terrorism and

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Turkish judge blocks news story on Erdogan’s clandestine operations in Somalia

Nordic Monitor    Upon a complaint by an associate of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan,

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İlhami Balı, the mastermind of ISIL attacks in Turkey, worked with Turkish intelligence agency MİT

Abdullah Bozkurt The mastermind behind a string of Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant

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Turkey considered condemnation of ISIL for terrorism in France to be criminal evidence

Abdullah Bozkurt   A Turkish prosecutor listed the statement of a US-based Turkish Muslim scholar

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Militant who threatened to blow up US, Israeli embassies in Ankara acquitted by Turkish court

Abdullah Bozkurt Emin Gürses, an operative of a neo-nationalist group known as the Ulusalcı who

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Erdoğan government shields Turkish firms implicated in arms, oil smuggling in Libya

Abdullah Bozkurt The Islamist government of President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an has shielded Turkish explosives and

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Gov’t-critic Gülen indicted for saying Erdoğan aided and abetted ISIL, al-Nusra in Syria

  Abdullah Bozkurt   A US resident and vocal critic of the Turkish government has

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Twice-indicted ISIL propagandist acquitted in Turkey on grounds of freedom of speech

  Abdullah Bozkurt   A Turkish militant indicted twice for membership in the Islamic State

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Banned jihadist books openly sold on Turkey’s largest e-commerce site, N11.com

  Abdullah Bozkurt   Jihadist books written by radical al-Qaeda clerics who inspired terrorists are

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Turkish court halts deportation of al-Shabab suspect to Netherlands, citing risk of extradition to US

By Abdullah Bozkurt Turkey’s top court has ruled that the rights of Ahmed Diini, a Dutch-Somali

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Secret military intel shows most foreign jihadists let go in Turkey after detention

  By Abdullah Bozkurt   Most of the foreign fighters and their cohorts who were

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Twitter censors journalist over false filings by anti-Semitic jihadist cleric

  A jihadist and anti-Semitic Turkish cleric who called for armed jihad and encouraged the

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Turkey asks South Africa to extradite critics in exchange for deporting ISIL terrorists

  The Turkish government has offered an exchange of Islamist State in Iraq and the

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Australian ISIL terrorist Prakash will be free in 2 years thanks to lenient Turkish judges

  A panel of three judges who heard the case of Islamic State in Iraq

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Erdoğan persecuted judicial council members who sided with prosecutors in probing illegal arms to jihadists

  Turkey’s top judicial council members were jailed because they ruled that prosecutors who investigated

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Turkish charity IHH, named by Russia as arms runner to jihadists, linked to killer of Russian envoy

  A front Turkish charity that was named by Russia as a sender of arms

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