Turkey's busy diplomatic agenda: Egypt, Ukraine, Libya

The European Union’s leaders are still preoccupied with the 'protocol crisis' they conjured up last week, as Turkey launches a diplomatic offensive.

Turkey's busy diplomatic agenda Egypt Ukraine Libya
Sofa Gate Draghi What's next in Turkey-EU affairs

Sofa Gate, Draghi: What's next in Turkey-EU affairs?

The most unfortunate reaction to the made-up scandal came from Italy, whose recently appointed prime minister, Mario Draghi, made the following statement: 'I disagree with the way President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan treated Ursula. We must be frank with these dictators but, at the same time, cooperate with them for the sake of our nations’ interests.'