In the Loop: Turkey


Posted at 11:56 AM ET, 05/17/2013

Did Sarah Palin have her own Umbrellagate?

Sarah Palin weighs in. Does she remember Lancaster, Pa.?

By Al Kamen  |  11:56 AM ET, 05/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Palin, Obama, umbrella, Turkey, Erdogan, umbrellagate, Scandalous, Al Kamen, Emily Heil, In the Loop

Posted at 05:41 PM ET, 11/27/2012

Marc Grossman resigning Afghan-Pakistan post

IN THE LOOP | Special representative had taken over after Richard Holbrooke’s death.

By Karen DeYoung  |  05:41 PM ET, 11/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Marc Grossman, Afghanistan, pakistan, Turkey, Richard Holbrooke, special representative, SRAP, David Hale, David Pearce, Karen DeYoung, Al Kamen, Emily Heil, In the Loop

Posted at 06:45 PM ET, 03/27/2012

Turkey’s religious freedom rank splits panel

The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom ranks Turkey a top violator — but a majority on the panel disagrees.

By Al Kamen  |  06:45 PM ET, 03/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Turkey, religious freedom, U.S Commisional on International Religious Freedom, Don Argue, Leonard Leo, religious, Michelle Boorstein, anti-Muslim, Pope Benedict XVI, Pope, Benedict, Raul Castro, Fidel Castro, Havana, Al Kamen, Emily Heil, In the Loop

Posted at 11:09 AM ET, 03/15/2012

Brett McGurk to be next Iraq envoy?

A foreign policy adviser for Bush and Obama, Brett McGurk is said to be the leading candidate for ambassador to Iraq.

By Al Kamen  |  11:09 AM ET, 03/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iraq, Baghdad, ambassador, Brett McGurk, McGurk, Jim Jeffrey, Coalition Provisional Authority, President Bush, President Obama, National Security Council, White House, Nouri al-Maliki, Turkey, Senate, confirmation