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Presidency Dissects Erdogan’s Remarks on New Zealand Attacks

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's remarks on New Zealand terror attack, were "taken out of context," Presidency said on Wednesday amid a diplomatic spat...

President Erdogan, Trump Deliberated on Syria’s Safe Zone

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump on Monday discussed Syria issues, including the establishment of a safe zone in...
Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan speaks during the United Solidarity and Brotherhood rally in Gaziantep, Turkey, August 28, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]

Erdogan rationalizes missile system purchase deal with Russia

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan moved to justify Turkey's purchase of a Russian-made S-400 missile defence system, a day after its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation...

Will Erdogan resume capital punishment in Turkey after referendum victory?

A reinstatement of the death penalty in Turkey will inexorably be a deal breaker for already faltering relations of the NATO country with the...

Turkey’s Erdogan Cautions Europeans Over Diplomatic Row

Europeans across the world will not be able to walk the streets safely if they keep up their current attitude towards Turkey, President Recep...

Erdogan, Trump agree to deepen cooperation against terrorism

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to enhance the cooperation in fighting against terrorism, according to an official statement...
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Erdogan says up to people to decide presidential system

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday there will be a change of system in the country rather than a change of regime, one...
AFP / Ibrahim Chalhoub A Syrian girl holds a placard during a rally in solidarity with Aleppo, in the Lebanese northern port city of Tripoli, on May 1, 2016

Turkey’s President Erdoğan Helped Chinese and Russian foreign Jihadists To Enter Syria

Turkey’s Schindler’s List today involves members of the Gülen movement who have done nothing wrong other than volunteering their time, money and expertise to...
AFP / Ameer Alhalbi A Syrian family runs for cover amid the rubble of destroyed buildings following a reported air strike on the rebel-held neighbourhood of Al-Qatarji in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, on April 29, 2016

Putin, Erdogan discuss Syria over phone

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan talked about the Syria issue over phone on Sunday, the Kremlin said in a statement. ...

Erdogan Focus On Ghana For His Personal Vendetta

Turkish strongman Tayyip Erdogan has set his sight on Ghana, especially as a new government is about to take over the mantle of leadership. He...
Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan speaks during the United Solidarity and Brotherhood rally in Gaziantep, Turkey, August 28, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]

Terrorist groups: Turkey to flash out IS and PKK

The Turkish army's operation in Syria is aimed at giving people who fled the IS-controlled areas a chance to return home, Erdogan told a...

Turkey: Coup Plotters Nabbed and Soldiers Captured

A group of soldiers suspected of trying to seize the president during Turkey's failed coup attempt two weeks ago has been captured near Marmaris....

Turkey’s President Lets Down Suits Against Persons Who Abused Him

Turkey's president has said he is withdrawing all lawsuits against people charged with insulting him. Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he was inspired by the...

Political parties in Turkey unite against coup attempt

It was a major display of solidarity when Turkish MPs from all four major political parties gathered at the damaged parliament only hours after...

Erdogan condemns coup attempt in Turkey

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has flown in to Istanbul, after an army group said it took over the country. He was seen surrounded...
Binali Yildirim addresses his supporters at the congress of Turkish ruling Justice and Development Party in Ankara, Turkey on May 22, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua]

Erdogan’s mark captured in Turkey’s new Government

Turkey's new Prime Minister Binali Yildirim, recently handpicked by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has replaced eight ministers in the government with Erdogan loyalists, hinting...

Turkey To Block EU Migrant Deal In Absence Of No Visa-free Travel

"If that is not what will happen... no decision and no law in the framework of the readmission agreement will come out of the...
AFP/File / Ilyas Akengin Turkey claims 24 people have been killed in the border town of Kilis by rocket fire from Islamic State jihadists in Syria

Erdogan Says Turkey Will Clear IS From Syrian Border

"We are doing all the necessary preparations to clean the other side of the border because of the problems in Kilis," Erdogan said amid...

Tayyip Erdogan To Create On-man Presidential System In Turkey

Ahmet Davutoglu, who served as premier since Erdogan became president in August 2014, in his farewell statement vowed undying loyalty to the Turkish strongman...

Erdogan Warns EU That Ankara’s Anti-terrorism Law Still Intact

"The EU says: you will change the anti-terror law for visas," Erdogan said in a televised speech in Istanbul. "Pardon me but we are...
AFP/File / Adem Altan Turkey's Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu says he will not seek a new mandate as chairman of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP

Turkey’s Prime Minister Prepares To Step Down

Divisions between Davutoglu and Erdogan that had been rumoured for months erupted into the open on Wednesday, with the two leaders holding crisis talks...
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Erdogan of Turkey asks the West to give a new form of support

Erdogan made the remarks at a joint news conference with his Croatian counterpart Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic here, but didn't elaborate. Turkey would never close its door...

Obama and Erdogan deliberate on Syria via phone

"President Obama expressed concern about recent Syrian regime advances in northwest Syria and urgently called for a halt to actions that heighten tensions with...

100 year?s anniversary of Gallipoli Battle marked

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and British Prince of Wales Charles Friday joined more than 18,000 people to mark the Gallipoli Battle that took...

Erdogan: Taking Turkey Back To Dark Age

By Bode Olagoke I read with shock the recent happening in Turkey and I begin to wonder at the hell-bent pointing actions of the ruling...

Turkey pledges a 5 million dollar fund to stop Ebola

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan pledged closer cooperation with African nations on Friday, announcing a 5 million dollar fund to assist with efforts to...

Kobane about to fall, airstrikes insufficient – Erdogan

The Syrian Kurdish city of Kobane is "about to fall," says Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as he criticizes US allied bombing of Islamic...

Turkish President Slams The Internet

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan slammed the internet during a meeting with a group of journalists and free speech activists, while defending his country's...

Turkish President Denies Supporting Islamic Extremist

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan denied Wednesday that Turkey was supporting Islamic extremist groups in Syria and slammed media reports suggesting Ankara was turning a...
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Iraq Is Moving Towards A Major Challenge-al-Abadi

The Iraqi parliament on Tuesday rejected Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's candidates for the defence and interior ministries, despite his plea for a speedy decision. "The...