Erdogan says no support for Sweden's NATO bid

11 days ago UNB

Turkey’s president cast serious doubt on NATO's expansion Monday after warning Sweden not to expect support for its bid for membership into the military alliance following weekend protests in Stockholm by an anti-Islam activist and pro-Kurdish groups. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan slammed Rasmus Paludan’s Quran-burning protest on Saturday, saying it was an insult to everyone, especially to Muslims. That’s not happening,” Erdogan said, referring to Sweden and Finland’s accession bids for the military alliance. Several hundred pro-Kurdish protestors walked over a photo of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday and an Erdogan effigy was hung from a lamppost in a previous protest. His burning of the Quran sparked counter-protests in Turkey over the weekend, where demonstrators burned his photograph and a Swedish flag.
Continue reading...

Read On "UNB"
More News On "UNB"
BREAKING NEWS
4 minutes ago - Mikel Arteta guaranteed to be without four Arsenal stars vs Everton after transfer announcement 4 minutes ago - Graham Potter responds to Gary Neville transfer criticism with breakdown of Chelsea 'process' 5 minutes ago - Head-To-Head Analysis: Skeena Resources (NYSE:SKE) and Centerra Gold (NYSE:CGAU) 8 minutes ago - Friday's Sports In Brief 15 minutes ago - What does Ofsted see as the future of FE and Skills? FE Soundbite edition 680 22 minutes ago - Emanuel Navarrete survives scare to stop Liam Wilson, win title in third division 28 minutes ago - Cody Rhodes Opens Up About Mental Health Struggles Before WWE Departure 28 minutes ago - Hypersonic Weapon Market Projected to Show Strong Growth | Boeing, Raytheon, Dynetics 31 minutes ago - Waterford well represented at 2023 Dublin Racing Festival 41 minutes ago - Legislative Roundup: 42 Days Remaining In 2023 Session 46 minutes ago - Chinese Spy Balloon: Here’s What We Know – NBC4 Washington 49 minutes ago - The first Another Life: Those who see us as ‘retiring’ should try humping sacks of potatoes and cement 51 minutes ago - OnePlus 11 5G Indian Variant’s RAM, Storage and Colour Options Leaked Ahead of February 7 Launch 58 minutes ago - Chelsea injury news and return dates after Fulham 1 hour ago - Mum-of-four chased by debt collectors over bogus £2k student bill 1 hour ago - Premier League fixtures for 2022-23 season: How to watch, TV schedule 1 hour ago - Sri Lanka at 75: Whose Motherland, What Freedoms? 1 hour ago - SubscriberWrites: How PM Modi’s diplomatic outreach can turn out to be a masterstroke 1 hour ago - True Spirit Soundtrack: Every Song Featured in the Biopic Film 1 hour ago - Intensify action to strengthen health systems to prevent cancers: Dr. Poonam 1 hour ago - Ukraine, EU agree to deepen ties, cooperation at joint summit 1 hour ago - Sri Lanka: Your Next Destination 1 hour ago - Interview: Rajesh Nambiar, CMD, Cognizant India 1 hour ago - Dragons' Den rejection, but piper Robbie MacIsaac could net millions 1 hour ago - The Premier League Team of the Season – so far: Haaland, Casemiro… Cresswell 1 hour ago - Ford announces its return to Formula 1 in 2026 as an engine supplier 1 hour ago - It's not a question of anti-Semitism but of common humanity 1 hour ago - Ford returns To Formula 1 1 hour ago - P&G leverages data science to stay ahead of the curve, CIO News, ET CIO 1 hour ago - Ratings: Pro Bowl Skills, NBA, Australian Open and more 1 hour ago - Aussies Playing Usual Mind Games, Ashwin Dismisses Smith’s Comment on Relevance of Tour Games 1 hour ago - Governor Murphy Signs Legislation Allowing Special Occasion Events on Preserved Farmland 1 hour ago - Perth Scorchers vs Brisbane Heat, Final Prediction, Dream 11, Fantasy 11 Tips, Head-To-Head, Playing XI And Probable 11, Weather Forecast, Pitch Report & Injury Updates, & Fantasy Cricket Tips, Where 1 hour ago - IPL 2023 to swing in favour of digital: Viacom 1 hour ago - WWE SmackDown: 5 Ways to involve Sami Zayn's wife into the Roman Reigns feud 1 hour ago - Teen Mom Leah Messer shows off her fit figure in just a sparkly bra, thong and sheer skirt for sexy new video 1 hour ago - Can former NBA center Pau Gasol stand out at golf, all 7-foot-1 of him? 1 hour ago - Winona State men's basketball beats Augustana,74-69 2 hours ago - Oke-Afa Slum… from dunghill to scrap market producing millionaires 2 hours ago - MATCHDAY: Everton hosts Arsenal, Newcastle welcomes West Ham 2 hours ago - A whistleblower fired for criticising the withdrawal from Afghanistan sues the UK government 2 hours ago - Female prison guards ordered to strip search dangerous trans Scots convict Tiffany Scott 2 hours ago - AEW Rampage Results (2/3/2023) 2 hours ago - Adani’s $108 billion crisis shakes investors’ faith in India 2 hours ago - Watch James Cameron Defend His Worst Decision 2 hours ago - The Who's first Derby gigs remembered as they head to city again in 2023 2 hours ago - Kitayama takes narrow lead at Pebble Beach Pro-Am 2 hours ago - INEC promises to ensure level playing ground for women  | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News 2 hours ago - Amanda Leve Lands Professional Fighters League Contract on PFL Challenger Series 2 2 hours ago - WWE Confirms Big Match for Elimination Chamber, Updated Card, Photos and Video from SmackDown Angle 2 hours ago - Republicans remove Ilhan Omar from House Foreign Affairs Committee, Democrats capitulate 2 hours ago - "We used to say that Shubman Gill is the future of Indian cricket, now we have started saying that he is the present" - Aakash Chopra 2 hours ago - UK weather forecast: Exact day widespread snow to return falling 11inches in deep freeze 2 hours ago - Biden's climate plan strains ties with European allies 2 hours ago - Wireless Display Market Booming Worldwide With Leading Key Players -Google, Amazon, Apple, Microsoft, Roku, Lattice Semiconductor, Netgear, Cavium, Actiontec Electronics, Belkin International, Qualcom 2 hours ago - Energy transition, inflation and rise of Emerging Markets: A spotlight on what to expect in 2023 2 hours ago - Crypto Weekly snapshot: Bitcoin flirts with $24,000; Ether holds $1,600 2 hours ago - Governments seek buyer as Quebec COVID-19 vaccine manufacturer Medicago set to close 2 hours ago - A surprising burst of U.S. hiring in January: 517,000 jobs 3 hours ago - The Seattle Sounders area again in uncharted waters as they look to go where no Concacaf team has gone before
free geoip