The new complications in U.S.-Turkish relations pose another challenge for the Obama administration's security team, including National Security Adviser Gen. Jim Jones, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice, and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

The new complications in U.S.-Turkish relations pose another challenge for the Obama administration's security team, including National Security Adviser Gen. Jim Jones, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice, and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

Turkey’s ambassador to the U.S. calls for an end to the Israeli blockade of Gaza and says Israel owes an apology to the Turkish nation. Strained relations between Turkey and Israel. Implications for the U.S. and stability in the Mideast.

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  • Steven Cook Hasib J. Sabbagh senior fellow for Middle Eastern studies, Council on Foreign Relations
  • Omer Taspinar professor, national security strategy, U.S. National War College director of the Turkey project, Brookings Institution
  • James Kitfield senior correspondent for National Journal.

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