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President Erdoğan speaks of next general elections, Canal Istanbul
Open dialogue between Turkey, EU has paid off: Macron
Turkish FM Çavuşoğlu meets German counterpart, Libyan premier
US technical delegation due in Turkey to discuss Afghanistan
Turkey's presence at Kabul airport 'necessary' for diplomatic community
Turkish Cypriots favor 2-state solution on island: Ersin Tatar
EU cannot achieve goal of being power hub without Turkey: Turkish president
Turkey, US agree to use direct channels of dialogue effectively: Erdoğan
Turkey crucial for security, stability of Trans-Atlantic: Erdoğan
Turkish-Egyptian relations to progress gradually: Egypt’s FM
Turkey only NATO state that fought Daesh/ISIS: Defense minister
Turkey, France to discuss all aspects of relations in NATO summit
White House considers Erdoğan-Biden meeting as opportunity for face-to-face diplomacy
Without Turkey, Karabakh settlement would not have maximum effect: Russia's Lavrov
Biden looking forward to reviewing 'full breadth' of US-Turkish ties: Sullivan
Turkey, France to remain friends, allies: Turkish FM
President Erdoğan says will discuss Turkey-US tensions with Biden
Mustafa Kemal Atatürk nation's red line, says MHP's Bahçeli
Turkey, Greece to mutually recognize vaccine certificates
Turkey urges Austria to stop targeting Muslims
President Erdoğan remembers 1960 military coup
4th judicial reform package to be submitted soon: Turkish president
President Erdoğan meets Poland's Duda
Turkish parliament to investigate Israel's human rights violations in Palestine
Turkey rejects European Parliament’s ‘by no means objective’ report
Erdoğan condemns Western powers for inaction against Israel
Erdoğan, Pope Francis discuss Israel's attacks on Palestinian territories
Turkey to not accept Israeli persecution: Erdoğan
Turkey to ease coronavirus restrictions after Eid holiday
Turkey slams US for calling Israeli attacks 'self-defense'
Turkish president discusses Palestine with Malaysia, Qatar
Turkey strongly condemns Israeli air raids on Gaza Strip
Turkey to do everything to mobilize whole world against Israeli terrorism: Erdoğan
Turkish FM heading to Saudi Arabia
Turkey urges world to take action against Israeli attacks in Palestine
Egyptian people, Turkish nation have unity based on history: Turkish president
MHP introduces draft Turkish constitution
Biden made 'genocide' remarks for 2 reasons: Turkish VP
Turkey urges Israel not to impede Palestinian elections after postponement
Erdoğan urges Biden to reverse 'wrong step' on Armenian declaration
Turkey offers aid to virus-hit India
Turkey to respond in time to Biden's remarks on 1915 events
Black Sea region is our common home: FM Çavuşoğlu
Erdoğan slams opposition's campaign over alleged $128 billion deficit
Resolving differences with Turkey may be hard, but not impossible: Greek FM
President Erdoğan attends opening ceremony of Hasankeyf-2 Bridge
Turkey-Greece disputes can be resolved through talks: FM Çavuşoğlu
Turkish delegation to visit Egypt in early May
Canal Istanbul will bring Turkey greater peace: President Erdoğan
Turkey: Assad regime should not go unpunished
Protecting Libya's sovereignty Turkey's top goal: President Erdoğan
Turkish, US foreign ministers discuss Afghan peace process
Egypt praises Turkey's signals towards mutual dialogue
Michel, von der Leyen are 'inexperienced strikers': Belgian newspaper
Erdoğan, Putin hold phone call
Turkish President Erdoğan pushes idea of Islamic megabank
Turkey determined to develop ties around globe: President Erdoğan
Turkey remains committed to Montreux treaty: President Erdoğan
Turkey's Erdoğan, Jordan's King Abdullah discuss bilateral relations, regional issues
Turkey 'concerned' over Jordan's arrests of ex-officials
Unfair critiques of Turkey cannot be taken seriously: Communications Director Altun
Turkish president says he will visit liberated Nagorno-Karabakh
EU Commission, Council heads to visit Turkey on April 6
Turkey-Azerbaijan passport-free regime to start April 1
Turkey decries Macron’s ‘unacceptable’ remarks
Turkish foreign minister, US state secretary hold meeting
US, NATO have strong interest in keeping Turkey anchored: Blinken
Turkish officials hail withdrawal from European treaty
EU praises Turkey's efforts in hosting four million refugees
Germany's Merkel lauds Turkey's efforts in adressing refugee crisis
Turkey praises 'positive atmosphere' in talks with Greece
Turkey, Russia find common ground: Defense Minister Shoygu
Turkish parliament revokes seat of HDP lawmaker
Turkish president says West should help Turkey end Syria’s civil war
Cairo’s approach benefits both Egypt, Turkey, says Defense Minister Akar
Turkish foreign minister emphasizes Ankara's constructive contribution in war-torn Syria
Turkey, Greece to begin new round of exploratory talks
Turkey among leading countries in energy investment
Biden, Erdogan to hold phone conversation, White House says
Turkey's Erdogan, Germany's Merkel hold video call
Trump vetoes National Defense Authorization Act
US President vetoed the $740-billion defense bill setting policy for the Department of Defense despite its strong support in Congress.
Putin grants lifetime immunity to Russia’s ex-presidents
The new bill will allow him to run for two more six-year terms in the Kremlin if he chooses.
German foreign minister criticizes Greece's arms embargo demand against Turkey
Austrian court lifts headscarf ban in primary schools
Austrian court ruled that the ban on headscarves in primary schools violates the right to freedom of thought, worldview, religion.
TRNC presidency: EU’s stance on Cyprus blows up chance of cooperation
In a written statement, the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus said that it was not possible for the EU to undertake a constructive role with this stance.
German government extends arms export ban on Saudi Arabia
Government sources told German media that the German government tightens the ban on Saudi Arabia.
Italian PM says EU has to talk to Turkey with one voice
In the parliament address, Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte stressed that it's not in EU interests to fuel tensions with Ankara.
Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus forms new government
German chancellor voices hope for post-Brexit trade deal
Angela Merkel said the EU members were also ready for a no-deal scenario if the British side would raise unacceptable conditions during the negotiations.
UN voices concern over opening of coastline of Maraş in Turkish Cyprus
US president plans to reduce more troops in Afghanistan
Trump has long criticized the presence of American troops overseas as his aim of divorcing the US from endless wars became his foreign policy.
Nikol Pashinyan says resignation not on agenda
Armenian premier said that war could have been prevented, but we chose to fight against Azerbaijan.
US’ Biden taps senior advisor as chief of staff
Ron Klain was Biden’s vice-presidential chief of staff and was most recently a senior advisor to Biden’s presidential campaign.
TRNC president Ersin Tatar congratulates Joe Biden
Tatar recalled that Biden visited the long-divided island while he served as US vice president.
Biden slams Trump not recognizing his presidential victory
Trump has alleged widespread voter fraud, but neither he nor his campaign has offered anything to substantiate the claim.
Kremlin spokesman: We are waiting for official US election results
Putin had congratulated outgoing US President Donald Trump on his 2016 election victory without waiting for the official results.
Rouhani: Biden should make up for Trump's mistakes
Biden has pledged to rejoin Iran’s 2015 nuclear accord with six powers, a deal that was agreed by Washington when he was vice president if Tehran also returns to compliance.
Netanyahu congratulates Joe Biden on election win
Israeli premier’s message came hours after many world leaders had already congratulated Democrat Biden, even as Trump refused to concede and pressed ahead with legal fights against the outcome.
Kamala Harris: First Black, South-Asian American, female vice president
During the 2020 White House race, Joe Biden defeated incumbent Republican President Donald Trump with 290 Electoral College votes.
Joe Biden becomes the 46th President of US
Kosovo's president resigns to face war crime charges
Hashim Thaci resigned after Prosecutor’s Office accepts war crimes indictment.
Biden wins Wisconsin with its 10 electoral votes
According to the reports, Joe Biden brought his Electoral College total to 248 after garnering 49,6% of votes in the state.
As vote counting continues, Democrats likely to keep House
In the Senate, 47 seats were projected to be controlled by Republicans and 46 by Democrats as of 4.00 a.m. on the US East Coast.
Trump declares premature victory: We did win this election
US Senator known for his anti-Turkey remarks wins re-election
Twitter puts warning label on Trump’s tweet
In his tweet, Trump accused Democrats of trying to steal the election, said: Votes cannot be cast after the Polls are closed!”
Joe Biden addresses nation: It ain’t over until every vote is counted
The Democratic nominee said he believed he was on track to win the election in a speech in Wilmington after midnight on Election Day
69 percent of American Muslims vote for Biden in US elections
French government recalls envoy in Turkey
According to a statement from Elysee Palace, Herve Magro, French ambassador to Turkey, recalled for consultations.
Trump, Biden come together at final presidential debate
Trump has repeatedly interrupted Biden, so each candidate’s microphone was switched off while his opponent made a statement on a topic.
NATO chief hails Turkey, Greece meeting at headquarters
Jens Stoltenberg said that one of the advantages of NATO was that they provide a platform for the allies to meet and to discuss on a daily basis.
Iran, Russia try to meddle in 2020 election, intelligence agencies say
US intelligence agencies previously said that Iran might interfere to hurt Trump and that Russia was trying to help him in the election.
EU diplomat wants constructive talks with Turkish Cyprus’ leader
Prime Minister Ersin Tatar won Sunday's presidential runoff in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus with 51.74 percent of the votes.
Trump seeks campaign boost in Pennsylvania
Trump has gained some ground on Biden in Pennsylvania, according to polls released on Monday, which showed the challenger leading by 49% to 45%, slightly narrower than a week earlier.
New Turkish Cypriot president receives certificate
Premier Ersin Tatar becomes new president of Northern Cyprus
Greece avoids holding exploratory talks with Turkey
Aliyev: Turkey must be involved in the solution process
EU foreign ministers gather to discuss ties with Russia
Last week, Germany and France accused Russia of being behind the poisoning of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny.
Turkish FM meets his Greek counterpart over E. Mediterranean
The visits came after Turkey and Greece reached a common understanding on general principles on the Eastern Mediterranean in meetings at NATO headquarters in Brussels last week.
Kuwait's parliament praises new crown prince
According to the state-run Kuwait News Agency, all 59 members who attended a special parliament session voted in favor of Sheikh Mishaal.
EU foreign policy chief' says bloc to work together with Turkey
Josep Borrell said that the EU will keep working with Turkey to resolve conflicts such as in Upper Karabakh.
We are ready for dialogue with Turkey, Mitsotakis says
Merkel urges EU to have positive agenda' with Turkey
Putin, Macron hold phone call over Upper Karabakh
The EU, Russia, and NATO have earlier called for an immediate halt to the clashes along the frontier.
EU leaders gather at summit to discuss Turkey, E. Mediterranean
In recent weeks, EU diplomats, speaking on condition of anonymity, underlined the importance of multi-dimensional relations between EU and Turkey.
Merkel warns EU leaders on balanced policy towards Turkey
Azerbaijani president thanks Turkey for its support
Ilham Aliyev welcomed President Erdoğan's call to end the occupation in Upper Karabakh.
President Erdoğan, UK’s Johnson talk about E. Mediterranean
Turkey's Communications Directorate reported that the Turkish leader said Johnson that Turkey and UK have mutual interest on the Eastern Mediterranean.
Aliyev, Macron hold phone calss on Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict
According to the official statement, the Azerbaijani President emphasized that the Armenian administration is responsible for all the events.
Azerbaijan calls int’l community to condemn Armenia
Upper Karabakh, or Nagorno-Karabakh, an internationally recognized territory of Azerbaijan, has been under illegal Armenian occupation since 1991.
Trump: US to try to end Armenian violence
Turkish FM slams US House Speaker over her anti-Turkey remarks
NATO chief holds phone call with Greece's Mitsotakis
NATO secretary-general Jens Stoltenberg welcomed recent announcement that Greece and Turkey to hold exploratory diplomatic talks.
Iranian FM says Iran coordinates steps in Syria with Russia, Turkey
The Astana peace process to end the Syrian conflict was launched in January 2017 by Turkey, Russia, and Iran.
Lebanese president calls for end to Israeli violations
Michel Aoun urged the international community to help the return of Syrian refugees.
Turkey records 1,027 recoveries from virus over past 24 hours
According to the Turkish Health Ministry, the death toll reached 7,711.
NATO chief hails Turkish-Greek agreement for exploratory talks
At the UN Security Council, Turkey has called for dialogue to ensure fair sharing of the resources to reduce tensions in the region.
Palestinian foreign ministry hails Erdoğan’s criticism of UN
"Turkey will not support any plan that the Palestinian people do not give consent to," the Turkish leader said in his speech au UN Security Council.
Macron supports President Erdoğan on E.Med talks
Merkel says UN needs reforms to handle global challenges
World leaders are marking the UN’s founding anniversary virtually this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.
UAE crown prince in talks with Washington over transferring US base
Turkish, US firms to hold conference on economic relations
According to the Turkish Statistical Institute, the trade volume between the two countries hit $9.8 billion in January-June, up from $9.2 in the same period last year.
Turkey-Greece continue technical talks at NATO
Turkish Defense Ministry said in a statement that the meeting in Brussels aimed at reducing risks in the Eastern Mediterranean.
Top diplomats mark 90th anniversary of Turkey, Lithuania relations
The overall volume of trade between Turkey and Lithuania in 2018 was recorded at $687 million, according to the Turkish Foreign Ministry.
EU Commission head stresses dialogue in E. Mediterranean
EU Commission president Ursula von der Leyen said that Turkey's return of the ship to port created 'much-needed space for dialogue' over Eastern Mediterranean.
Barbados to remove Queen Elizabeth as head of state
Barbados, a former British colony, has maintained a formal link with the British monarchy as having some other countries that were once part of the British empire.
Palestinians decry Israel's normalization deal with Arab countries
"Such deals would enable Israel to escalate atrocities against Palestinians and carry out crimes including the policy of ethnic cleansing," the Palestine Liberation Organization spokesman said.
Turkish, Greek military delegations ready to begin NATO talks
Turkish Defense Ministry announced that the meeting at NATO headquarters aimed at reducing risks in the Eastern Mediterranean.
Mitsotakis says Greece is ready to start talks with Turkey
Turkish FM, US Secretary discuss E. Mediterranean
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu’s meeting with Mike Pompeo came after Pompeo’s controversial visit to the Greek Cypriot administration.
UN says migrant pushbacks violate law
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights said that reports require independent verification.
US Secretary voices support for Greek Cypriot administration
Greek Prime Minister says ready to talk with Turkey if tension eased
Turkey has repeatedly stressed its willingness to enter negotiations without preconditions.
Oman hails Bahrain-Israel normalization deal
On Friday, Israel and Bahrain agreed to establish full diplomatic relations in a second breakthrough between Israel and its Arab neighbors.
We seek to re-engage with Turkey in good faith, Macron says
Macron calls Europe to unity on Mediterranean conflict
Netanyahu discusses new Israel-UAE deal with Egypt's Sisi
On Aug. 13, the UAE and Israel announced a US-brokered agreement to normalize their relations, including opening embassies in each other's territory.
French foreign minister criticizes UK on Brexit efforts
The UK officially broke away from the EU at midnight on Jan. 31 after four years of lengthy and at times unyielding and turbulent discussions.
China rejects India's claims on border violation
Two countries are witnessing a heightened face-off along the LAC in the Ladakh region of the disputed Jammu and Kashmir, in which 20 Indian soldiers were killed in May.
Japan's new premier to be determined in mid-September
According to local daily Mainichi, current government Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga, 71, Sunday “decided to a run for the leadership of the LDP”.
NATO chief urges Lukashenko to respect fundamental rights
Alexander Lukashenko has faced more than two weeks of mass demonstrations against his 26-year-old rule since the election.
Trump to nominate acting secretary as head of Homeland Security
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced on Tuesday that he would nominate the Department of Homeland Security acting Secretary Chad Wolf to permanently serve in the role.
Rouhani urges US on nuclear deal
Last week the United States moved to reinstate global U.N. sanctions on Iran, including an arms embargo.
German FM calls for dialogue between Turkey, Greece
Foreign Minister Heiko Maas set to visit Ankara and Athens to discuss the latest tensions in the eastern Mediterranean.
Putin, Lukashenko hold phone call over Belarus crisis
According to Kremlin’s statement, the two sides agreed on further regular contact at various levels and reaffirmed their commitment to strengthening allied relations.
Greek PM's national security adviser resigns
Chinese gov't suspends Hong Kong-US cooperation
Earlier on Thursday, Hong Kong strongly condemned the US move to end three bilateral agreements with the city government.
Democrat Joe Biden officially nominated for president
British government resumes lockdown easing
Last month, amid rising case numbers, Johnson said there was a warning light on the dashboard and paused the reopening of entertainment places.
Report shows Netanyahu secretly visited UAE
A report published by the daily Israel Today quoted a senior Israeli official as saying that the delegation will meet top UAE government officials to finalize preparations for signing of agreement.
Turkish Defense Minister meets Azerbaijani president
Hulusi Akar stressed that Azerbaijan was not alone and Turkey would continue to support Azerbaijan in its just struggle against Armenian attacks.
Joe Biden names Kamala Harris as vice president
According to the polls, nearly nine out of 10 Democrats approved of Harris as Biden’s pick.
EU ministers to discuss sanctions against Belarus
Any decision on sanctions requires agreement by all 27 EU member states, meaning no imminent move is expected.
Chinese ministry slams US Secretary over political lies
The Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lijian Zhao also slammed Washington for unilaterally withdrawing from World Health Organization.
Berlin slams US over its threats on Nord Stream 2 port
Germany- US relations have reached a post-World War II low as the Merkel government has repeatedly faced the wrath of Trump over a range of issues.
China announces new sanctions for US lawmakers
The new sanctions of the 11 US citizens is the latest in a tit-for-tat round of measures between China and US over accusations of interference.
Sources report Lebanese gov’t intends to resign
On Monday, Justice Minister Marie-Claude Najm resigned, in the third government resignation amid public anger over last week’s explosions at the Beirut port.
Official says Israel ready for war with Lebanon
Speaking to the reporters on Monday, the country's Defense Minister Benny Gantz said that Hezbollah leader was Israel's biggest enemy.
Trump interrupts press briefing after reporter fact checks him