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Erdogan says U.S. sacrificing ties with Turkey, blames envoy

Erdogan says U.S. sacrificing ties with Turkey, blames envoy
From Reuters - October 12, 2017

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkeys President Tayyip Erdogan blamed his countrys dispute with the United States on the outgoing U.S. ambassador on Thursday, saying Washington was sacrificing relations with its NATO ally.

Let me be very clear, the person who caused this is the ambassador here. It is unacceptable for the United States to sacrifice a strategic partner to an ambassador who doesnt know his place, Erdogan told provincial governors in Ankara.

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