{FD} Erdogan promotes Turkey as unfettered, independent power

It had been billed as a state visit that would patch up frayed ties between two NATO allies and potentially serve as a platform for Turkey to make overtures toward Europe after months of strained relations.

{FD} Wrecks, sunken treasures lie under Albania’s coastal waters

Descending beneath the waves, the cloudy first few meters quickly give way to clear waters and an astonishing sight dozens, perhaps hundreds, of tightly packed ancient vases lie on the seabed, testament to some long-forgotten trader’s unfortunate voyage more than 1,600 years ago.