Last week the White House released a photo of President Obama holding a baseball bat while on the phone with Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan. Some reporters and Turkish news agencies were wondering if there was any "symbolic meaning" to the gesture. Now several prominent Turkish politicians have come out and criticized the president for the casual-looking phone call.
Israeli President Shimon Peres said he had an amicable phone conversation with Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, a day after Erdogan stormed offstage during an angry exchange with Peres at the World Economic Forum in Davo... Read Post
President Obama struck out with Turkey this week after the White House released a photo showing the leader of the free world holding a baseball bat while talking on the phone with the Turkish prime minister.The two leaders spoke on ... Read Post