After the US imposed new sanctions on Turkey for carrying out a military operation in the Kurdish territories in Syria, the divergence of interests between Ankara and Washington reached a new level.
Turkish-American relations have never been in such a crisis. The causes of this crisis are clear:
- US support for Kurdish separatists and its plan for a great Kurdistan.
Pakistan-Turkey relations are on the revamp after decades of stagnation. Both countries have traditionally enjoyed close and cordial relations.
The friendship of Pakistan and Turkey dates back before the formation of the two, especially during the Turkish War of Independence when the Muslims of the British Raj (Now India and Pakistan) sent a financial aid to the troubled Ottoman Empire, w