The U.S. and Turkey Go Their Separate Ways
Feb 25, 2018 | 18:11 GMT
- After flourishing for several decades, the strategic partnership between the United States and Turkey has reached what U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called a "crisis point."
- The countries' diverging interests in the Syrian civil war have put them increasingly at odds over the past several years.
- As Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan seeks re-election, he will continue to stand up to Washington to curry favor with voters, at the expense of his country's alliance with the United States.