In the wake of the U.S. congressional vote to recognize the 1915 massacre of Armenians as a genocide, Turkey has ramped up its retaliatory rhetoric against the United States. The Turkish government is now threatening to deny the American military access to Incirlik Air Base.
In other news, despite its approval by the EU, the Italian Minister of Agriculture is adamant that a genetically modified potato will not be allowed into his country.
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