Reza Zarrab: During testimony he repeatedly tied the Turkish politicians and bankers he once courted to the alleged conspiracy. Photograph: AFP/ Ozan Koseozan Kose/Getty Images

Until he took a trip to Disney World last year, Reza Zarrab enjoyed the life of a millionaire playboy. He lived in an Istanbul villa overlooking the B(...)

A general view of the US consulate in Istanbul, Turkey. Photograph: Ozan Kose/AFP/Getty Images

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has described the US’s move to cut back visa services at its mission in Turkey as “upsetting”, amid continued f(...)