• Crimea

    A clear attempt at courting the politically significant Crimean Tatar population, which has been vocal in its opposition to Moscow’s annexation.Europe,Crimea,Crimean Tatars,Josef Stalin,Kiev,Moscow,Mustafa Dzhemilev,Russia,Simferopol,Tatar people,Tatars,Ukraine,Vladimir Putin,Lora Moftah

    Published Date : Apr 21, 2014, 5:32 PM EDT
  • WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 14: U.S. Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour event, at the U.S. State Department, April 14, 2014 in Washington, DC. The FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour makes stops in 88 countries over 267 days leading up to the 2014 World Cup. Credit Drew Angerer/Getty Images

    U.S. Vice President Joe Biden arrived in Kiev on a mission to look for ways out of an increasingly tense showdown with Russia.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 21, 2014, 6:01 PM EDT
  • BERLIN, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 04: Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks to supporters at a rally at Tempodrom hall on February 4, 2014 in Berlin, Germany. Turkey will soon face parliamentary elections and Erdogan is vying for the votes of expatriate Turks. Berlin has the highest Turkish population of any city outside of Turkey. Credit Adam Berry/Getty Images

    The leader issued a thinly-veiled warning to his opponents.Europe,Abdullah Gul,AKP,Justice and Development Party,Radikal,Recep Tayyip Erdogan,Reuters,Turkey,Twitter,Lora Moftah

    Published Date : Apr 15, 2014, 4:41 PM EDT
  • Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan unexpectedly offered a conciliatory message for the mass killings of Armenians under Ottoman rule during the First World War — the first time a Turkish prime minister has ever offered such explicit condolences for the atrocity.Europe,Ahmet Davutoglu,Ankara,Armenia,Armenian Genocide,Recep Tayyip Erdogan,Syria,Turkey,Yerevan,Lora Moftah
    Published Date : Apr 23, 2014, 1:44 PM EDT