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Turkey, close, Incirlik, air base, face, US threats, Erdogan

Turkey could close Incirlik air base in face of US threats: Erdogan

12 December, 2019 8:10 am 8:10 am

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey could shut down its Incirlik air base, which hosts US nuclear warheads, in response to threats of US sanctions and a separate US Senate resolution that recognized mass killings of Armenians a century ago as genocide, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday. “If it is necessary for us to take such … Read More

Screening for poisons, explosives in mail a daily reality after US threats

10 October, 2018 8:20 am 8:20 am

(Reuters) – A letter sent to the Pentagon this week containing castor seeds, from which the highly toxic bacteria ricin is derived, shows the daily challenges facing the US Postal Service and companies trying to stay a step ahead of potentially deadly deliveries. After letters containing deadly anthrax were mailed to two senators and media … Read More