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Turkish Leader Calls Reconciliation and Peace in Sudan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday called for national reconciliation in Sudan and managing the transition process peacefully. "I hope...

Eid Celebrations: TUDEC Shares parcels of meat to over 1,200 people

The Ghana-Turkey Co-operation and Development Association (TUDEC), an International organization based in Accra, has embarked on another benevolent exercise by sharing a parcels...

Samir Nasri Signs Two Year Contract With Antalyaspor

Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri joined Turkish side Antalyaspor on a two-year contract, the two clubs announced on Monday. The 30-year-old moved to City from...

Turkish Authorities Ban Wikipedia Access

Turkey has blocked all access inside the country to the online encyclopaedia Wikipedia, one of the world’s most popular websites. It was not initially clear...
A general view taken with a drone shows a mosque where forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad are stationed in Aleppo's government-controlled area of al-Masharqa, Syria October 20, 2016. [Photo/Agencies]

Turkish, Russian presidents discuss Syria situation

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the latest developments in Syria by phone on Thursday, according to Turkish presidency. ...

Int’l Press Mounts Pressure On Turkish Gov’t to Set Free Jailed Journalists

The representatives of a number of international press organizations have come together in a meeting in Istanbul, and urged the Turkish government to release...

Turkish Government To Partner Ghana To Boost Agriculture

Turkish Ambassador, Nesrin Bayazit, on Friday gave the assurance that the Turkish Government would partner Ghana to boost agriculture production. She said Turkey had expertise...

About 4,500 Turkish public staff dismissed

About 4,500 Turkish public staff have been dismissed over their suspected links with the Gulenist Terror Group (FETO), a statutory decree announced on Tuesday. ...
Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan pay homage to the Chinese martyrs killed in the NATO bombing of the former Chinese embassy in the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia in May 1999, after arriving in Belgrade for a state visit to Serbia, June 17, 2016. The three martyrs were journalists Shao Yunhuan of Xinhua News Agency, and Xu Xinghu and his wife Zhu Ying, of the Guangming Daily newspaper. [Photo/Xinhua]

Purged Former Turkish-NATO Officer Grants News Ghana Exclusive Chat

News Ghana reached out to a purged NATO Turkish Officer for his reasons for disassociating from NATO leading his exiled life and he has...

Turkish cargo airline says cause of crash not clear

A Turkish cargo airline said on Monday that it is still not clear what caused its cargo plane to crash near Kyrgyzstan's main airport...

Dozens Die From Turkish Cargo Jet Crash in Kyrgyzstan

A Turkish cargo plane flying from Hong Kong has crashed in Kyrgyzstan, killing at least 37 people, most of them on the ground, officials...
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...

Corinthians sign Turkish forward Kazim-Richards

Corinthians have signed Turkish international forward Colin Kazim-Richards on a two-year deal, the Brazilian club announced on Friday. The 30-year-old joins the Sao Paulo outfit...

Turkish ruling party withdraws controversial sexual abuse bill

The bill proposed to allow pardons for some men who assaulted underage girls if they marry the victims. As a part of...

Turkish Team Gets Punished for Humiliating Their Opponents

Turkish club Ulubey Belediyespor thought that they had done a good day's work when they defeated their rival Karabukspor 20-0, but were left...

Turkey: Truck bomb destroys police headquarters

The bomb exploded at a checkpoint in front of the headquarters, destroying the facility. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, but the...

Gulen’s extradition: U.S. delegation holds discussions with Ankara

The four U.S. officials are expected to discuss with their Turkish counterparts on Tuesday and Wednesday the extradition of Fethullah Gulen, who is believed...

Turkish and Russian presidents meeting raise eyebrows

The leaders are expected to discuss Syria and other subjects in a highly symbolic meeting that will likely make western governments nervous, because it's...

Turkish People Rally Up For Democracy After Coup Attempt

Large crowds have gathered in Istanbul and other cities after calls by Turkish authorities to defend democracy following the failed military coup. Less...
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...
AFP/File / Adem Altan Ahmet Davutoglu has served as prime minister since Recep Tayyip Erdogan became president of Turkey in August 2014

Turkish ruling party head promises to let in a presidential system of governance

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has further consolidated his grip on the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) with his long-time ally officially throned...
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EC Logo: ‘Commission Did Not Plagiarized Turkish’s Yedi Sistem’

The EC Chairperson was addressing journalists at the launch of the Commissions Strategic Plan, where she maintained that “we don’t feel we have plagiarized their...
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April 8 Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT

ANKARA -- Turkish and Israeli officials have met in London and agreed to finalize the deal in the next round of talks for the...

Greece To Make First Migrants Transfer To Turkey

Under March's European Union (EU)-Turkey agreement, from April 4 migrants who entered Greece via the Aegean after March 20 and were declared not eligible...

Russia sympathizes with Turkish people

"Vladimir Putin condemns the brutal terrorist attack in Ankara. The Russian president mourns together with all the Turkish people, who suffered another terrorist...
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Ghana’s Parliament receives Turkish President Erdoğan

The Parliament of Ghana will on Tuesday play host to Turkish President, H.E. Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who is currently in the country on a...

Turkish forces fire shells into Syrian towns again

A senior Kurdish official says Turkish forces have once again fired shells into Syrian towns controlled by Kurdish forces, violating a ceasefire that has...
A female sniper patrols in Daraya suburb of the capital Damascus, Syria, on April 5, 2015. The snipers are members of the female force in Syrian Republican Guards. Their unit consists of around 800 volunteer, unmarried, female fighters- aged between 20 and 24 years old. Their task is to work alongside the Syrian army in its battle against the rebels. (Xinhua/Zhang Naijie) (jl)

Ankara and Riyadh blamed for escalating Syrian conflict

"The bombings are in reaction to Turkey's and Saudi's responses to their exposed role in advancing the Syrian conflict as well as an attempt...

Turkish Airlines and Boeing Sign Long-term Deal

Boeing and Turkish Airlines, building on their 70-year relationship, on Monday February 1, signed a collaboration agreement that will strengthen Turkish Airlines’ long-term industry...

Greek and Turkish Cypriot youth unhappy over British presence in Cyprus

The leftist youths gathered on the snow-capped peak of the central Troodos massif and demanded the end of the presence of British bases, as...