Antony Blinken

Special US’ top foreign policy diplomat hints at continued hardline approach to Turkey

US’ top foreign policy diplomat hints at continued hardline approach to Turkey

  • With American-Turkish bilateral relations already strained, Antony Blinken, Biden’s choice for secretary of state, accused Ankara of failing to act like an ally
  • Top diplomat said Washington would consider whether further sanctions on Turkey would be implemented over its controversial purchase of Russian S-400 air defense system
By Menekse Tokyay  ·