Thousands mass at Greece border March 2, 2020 - The UN said 13,000 are massed on Turkey-Greece border. Syria closed its airspace to flights or drones across their NW region. Any aircraft that penetrates Syrian airspace will be shot down. Turk drone attacks in #Idlib caused heavy losses to Syria.
Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis called a security council meeting. Islanders on Lesbos block camp and port against the invasion. Over 500 arrived in boats on Greece islands Samos, Chios and Lesbos. Islanders wouldnt let them off their boats.
Turks shoot down 2 Syria jets March 1, 2020 - Turk military shot down 2 Syrian jets over Idlib, Syria. Syria fends off Turkey drone attack. The Syrian Army destroyed several Turkish drones when Turkey’s UAVs penetrated Syria’s airspace well beyond Idlib. The pilots parachuted to safety.
Turkey and Egypt make diplomatic contact March 12th 2021 Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said his country has reestablished diplomatic contact with Egypt for the first time since the latter’s President Mohamed Morsi was ousted in the 2013 coup.
BITCOIN BAN Apr 16, 2021 Turkey bans use of cryptocurrencies for payments, citing possible irreparable damages. The Central Bank of Turkey (CBRT) has banned the use of cryptocurrencies and crypto assets to purchase goods and services, warning of significant risks in such transactions. The legislation comes into effect on April 30.