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Greece has become a gathering place for criminals: Turkish Justice Minister
21 Apr 2018 at 2:34am
Turkish Justice Minister Abdulhamit Gül has sent a letter to his Greek counterpart, saying that ?Greece has become a gathering place for criminal.?
US remarks on early polls is 'unacceptable': Turkish Foreign Ministry
21 Apr 2018 at 4:22am
Turkish Foreign Ministry on April 20 rejected as ?unacceptable? the statement of the U.S. Department of State's spokeswoman over early polls in Turkey.
Our candidate in presidential elections is Erdo?an: MHP leader
21 Apr 2018 at 6:57am
In the presidential polls just over two months from now, the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) will not field a candidate, as it supports President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an, said the party's leader Devlet Bahçeli on April 21.
66 US senators sign letter calling on Turkey to release jailed pastor
21 Apr 2018 at 12:41am
Sixty-six U.S. senators signed a letter released on April 20 urging Turkish authorities to release an American pastor on trial in Turkey on charges he is linked to the Gülen network.
Turkey aims to double current growth by 2023: Erdo?an
21 Apr 2018 at 5:37am
Turkey is aiming for a $1 trillion foreign trade volume and a $2 trillion gross domestic product, President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an said on April 21.
4,254 militants 'neutralized' in Afrin operation: Turkish military
21 Apr 2018 at 3:36am
The number of "neutralized" militants in Turkey's operation in northwestern Afrin, Syria has risen to 4,254, while 37 militants were also neutralized in operations over the past week in northern Iraq and eastern Turkey, the Turkish army said on April 21.
Syrian Kurds apply to set up mission in Washington
20 Apr 2018 at 7:04am
The Syrian Democratic Council (SDC), the political wing of the armed group the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), has registered with the United States Department of Justice to open a foreign representative office in Washington, it has been revealed.
Brussels calls on Turkey to improve alignment with EU?s foreign and security ...
20 Apr 2018 at 5:59am
The European Commission?s 2018 ?progress report? for Turkey urged Ankara to align more closely with the EU?s declarations and decisions on common foreign and security policy for the next year.
Turkey to hold snap elections on June 24, parliament approves
20 Apr 2018 at 8:23am
The Turkish Parliament has approved a joint proposal of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) and the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) to hold snap elections on June 24, 2018, a year-and-a-half before the originally scheduled date.
Austrian PM vows to bar Turkey elections campaigns ahead of snap polls
20 Apr 2018 at 3:39am
Austria's right-wing coalition government, which is strongly opposed to Turkey joining the European Union, will bar Turkish politicians from campaigning on its territory ahead of June elections in Turkey, the chancellor has said.
Istanbul derby postponed after Be?ikta? manager gets hit in head
19 Apr 2018 at 11:43pm
A derby between Istanbul football giants Fenerbahçe and Besikta? was postponed by the referee on April 19 after the visiting manager was injured by objects flung from the stands.
Turkish ?aquarium man? prepares to break new world dive record
19 Apr 2018 at 5:04am
A Turkish diver, dubbed ?aquarium man,? prepares to break a new world record of the longest open saltwater scuba dive in cold water on April 23.
Turkish soldier killed in Syria?s Afrin
19 Apr 2018 at 11:37pm
A Turkish soldier was killed when an explosive device went off during a security search in northwestern Syria, the military said on April 19.
Turkish, Chinese presidents discuss Syria, ?regional issues? over phone
19 Apr 2018 at 5:14am
President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping discussed Syria and regional issues by phone on April 19, state-run Anadolu Agency reported, citing a Turkish presidential source.
Turkish consumer confidence slightly rises in April
20 Apr 2018 at 3:24am
Consumer confidence in Turkey slightly increased in April, official data has shown.