Erdogan visits Trump, in a meeting that can’t go well

YURI KOCHETKOV

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan attends a press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin after their meeting at the Bocharov Ruchei residence in the Black sea resort of Sochi, Russia, 03 May 2017. The Turkish President is on a working visit in Russia.

Erdogan visits Trump, in a meeting that can’t go well


Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Washington on Monday and is scheduled to meet President Donald Trump on Tuesday, May 16.

There is little scope for "success" for the Turkish President in Washington.
Syria and Gulen
The agenda is heated.

On May 9, the US announced they would arm the Kurdish Syrian 50,000-strong militia (YPG), an organization that Turkey considers terrorist. The Turkish President wants to prevent Washington from delivering heavy artillery, including tan...


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