PressTV-‘US attempting regime change in Turkey, Venezuela’

The United States is attempting to implement regime change in Turkey and Venezuela, American writer and academic James Petras says.

James Petras, author and political commentator, made the remarks in an interview with Press TV on Saturday when asked to comment on US interference in Turkey and Venezuela.

In an op-end published in The New York Times on Saturday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called on Washington to stop unilateralism and start respecting his country and its sovereignty.

“Unless the United States starts respecting Turkey’s sovereignty and proves that it understands the dangers that our nation faces, our partnership could be in jeopardy,” the Turkish president stated.

Erdogan also warned that Turkey could start looking for new allies if Washington damaged its relations with Ankara.

Relations between Ankara and Washington have sunk to their lowest point in decades over a number of issues, including the detention of…

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