Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Israel said Saturday that it was recalling its diplomats from Turkey over "increasingly harsh statements" coming from the government in Ankara.
The announcement came after Turkey's president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, told a massive protest crowd in Istanbul that his government was preparing to declare Israel a "war criminal" due to its actions in the Gaza Strip.
The ruling Justice and Development Party's (AKP) organized a large rally in solidarity with Palestine, on Oct. 28 at Atatürk Airport.
The rally aimed to draw attention to what the organizers have described as "Israeli brutality" in the region.
President and AKP leader Recep Tayyip Erdoğan attended the rally.
Concerns about Türkiye's economic program are misplaced, Treasury and Finance Minister Mehmet Şimşek has said, reiterating that the economic team has the backing of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
"Türkiye is back with a new program and a new team. Political uncertainties are out of the way," Şimşek told a panel at the Future Investment Initiative (FII) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
David Harris, former CEO of the American Jewish Committee (AJC) and Vice Chair for Global Affairs at the Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy (ISGAP) in a post on platform X on Thursday condemned Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for calling Hamas a liberation group.
Harris went on to state that "Erdogan can't be trusted."