Israel's payback: 100% customs tax on products from Turkey

Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich is pushing for tariffs on imports from Turkey in response to Erdogan's dramatic measures against Israel.

Yehuda Klein, JFeed Staff | 16.05.24

Turkey, Hamas

Erdogan: Over a thousand Hamas operatives being treated in Turkey

Turkish President Erdogan revealed that over 1,000 Hamas operatives are being treated in hospitals in his country, and claimed that he "does not see Hamas as a terrorist organization, but as a resistance movement of people fighting to defend their land."

Uriel Be'eri, JFeed Staff | 14.05.24

Israel, Turkey

Is Erdogan backing down? Trade between Israel and Turkey temporarily restarts

The Turkish Trade Ministry decided to temporarily lift restrictions on construction materials companies working with Israel. Meanwhile, the Foreign and Economy ministries are looking for alternatives to Turkey.

JFeed Staff | 09.05.24

Israel-Gaza War, Turkey

Israel's measures against Turkey after Istanbul bans trade 

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs agreed to promote significant and operative decisions in response to the unilateral move: "The Israeli economy is stronger than a dictator like Erdogan."

Uriel Be'eri, JFeed Staff | 05.05.24

Israel-Gaza War, Turkey

"This is how a dictator behaves": Turkey to end all trade with Israel

Turkish President Recep Erdogan ordered an end to all import and export trade with Israel, according to Bloomberg. The move is reportedly aimed at preventing an operation in Rafah.

Yehuda Klein, JFeed Staff | 02.05.24

Israel-Gaza War, Turkey

Report: Turkish Foreign Minister to meet Hamas leaders in Qatar

After the proposal by Hamas presented new demands, it was reported that Foreign Minister Hakan Fidan left for a visit to Qatar, where he will meet with Hamas leaders to discuss a hostage deal with Israel.

Uriel Be'eri, JFeed Staff | 16.04.24

Iran Attack

Iran: We did not inform any country of our intentions to attack Israel

Following reports that the US was informed about the attack and that Washington conveyed a message to Tehran that it had to remain within clear limits, the Iranian Foreign Minister denied any agreement prior to the strike.

JFeed Staff | 15.04.24

Israel-Gaza War

Turkey: We will limit exports to Israel until there's a ceasefire

The Turkish Ministry of Trade announced that it will limit the export of products to Israel until a ceasefire is declared and the war in Gaza ends. The decision comes after it was reported that Israel refused to allow Turkey to drop humanitarian aid into the Strip.

Uriel Be'eri, JFeed Staff | 09.04.24

Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Erdogan's "surprise" after comparing Israel to Nazi Germany

After comparing Netanyahu to Hitler and the Israeli government to the Nazis, Turkish President Erdogan conveyed a message through his ambassador that his country is interested in strengthening ties with Israel. 

Chani Edri, JFeed Staff | 02.04.24

Sweden, NATO, Russia

NATO Secretary General: Sweden's ascension to the alliance makes NATO stronger

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg welcomed the inclusion of Sweden into the alliance after a slow process of approval from some member states.

Avi Woolf | 07.03.24

Turkey, NATO

Newly-elected Netherlands' Prime Minister: "Expel Turkey from NATO"

Geert Wilders wants NATO to expel Turkey because of its ties with Hamas. The Dutch appealed to the US to include Erdogan's country in the list of states granting asylum to terrorists.

Oz Israel Schwartz, JFeed Staff | 26.02.24

Israel-Gaza War, Turkey

Globes: Large Flag Factory in Istanbul Refuses to Make Israeli Flags

The decision is likely due to the Turkish government's refusal to encourage exports to Israel due to the war in Gaza.

Avi Woolf | 11.02.24

Israel-Gaza War, Terrorism

Report: Armed Man in Turkey Holding Workers at Factory Hostage Over Gaza

The suspect has taken workers at a Procter and Gamble factory hostage, and is known to have protested the war in Gaza in the past.

Avi Woolf | 01.02.24

Turkey, Sports, Israel-Gaza War, Hostages

Sagiv Yehezkel Lands in Israel After Being Arrested in Turkey and Released 

A day after being arrested in Turkey for making a public gesture for the hostages and being freed thanks to the Foreign Ministry, Sagiv Yehezkel has landed in Israel and is meeting with his family.

JFeed Staff | 15.01.24

Sagiv Yehezkel

Football Player Sagiv Yehezkel has been Released from Detention in Turkey

The Israeli footballer who was arrested following a tribute he made during a game in support of the captives by Hamas has been released from detention and is likely to be deported to Israel.

Abraham Gutman, JFeed Staff | 15.01.24

"Espionage For The Benefit Of Israel"

Turkey: 33 Suspects Arrested for "Espionage for the Benefit of Israel"

Turkish Intelligence Services announced the issuance of arrest warrants for 46 suspects who allegedly operated on behalf of the Israeli Mossad, engaging in "espionage on foreign citizens" in the country. Thirty-three of the "Mossad personnel" were arrested in a widespread operation, while the search for the remaining eight continues.

Uriel Be'eri, JFeed Staff | 02.01.24

Response to Erdoğan 

Netanyahu Responds to Erdoğan: "The Last One to Preach Morality to Us"

After the President of Turkey claimed that Israel is "no different from Hitler", Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu responded by saying that "Erdoğan, who commits genocide against the Kurds, is the last one who can preach morality to us."

Bentzi Rubin, Uriel Be'eri, JFeed Staff | 27.12.23

Israel-Gaza War, Turkey

Patriotic Coffee: Israeli Food Company Replaces "Turkish Coffee" Brand With Patriotic Slogans

The Elite food company switched its popular Turkish Coffee brand name with patriotic slogans to support the troops fighting in Gaza.

Avi Woolf | 25.12.23

Heart Attack

Spoke Against Israel and had a Heart Attack On Air | Watch

During his speech in the Turkish Parliament, Hasan Bitmez attacked the State of Israel and its conduct in the war in Gaza. After a few seconds he had a heart attack and collapsed. View the documentation

JFeed Staff | 12.12.23

Antisemitism, Northern Cyprus

Turkish Media: Jews "Plotting" to Take Over Northern Cyprus Through Land Purchases

Turkish media has been pushing a conspiracy theory that Israelis are seeking to buy up Northern Cyprus, which Turkey occupies, and take it over "like Palestine."

| Avi Woolf | 11.12.23