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Erdogan Hits Back at Russia’s Lavrov Over Syria

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday slammed Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov‘s comments that the Syrian town of Afrin,…

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Foreign Affairs

Erdogan Presses Kyrgyzstan for Action Against Gulen Group

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday urged Kyrgyzstan to take stronger action against the group blamed for a failed…

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Foreign Affairs

Turkey Hosts Critical Summit on Syria with Russia, Iran

The presidents of Iran, Turkey and Russia met on Wednesday for their second tripartite summit in under six months, aiming…

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Foreign Affairs

Greece Demands ‘Clear Answers’ From Turkey on Detained Soldiers

Greece on Friday demanded “clear answers” from Turkey on the exact charges faced by two soldiers held in a Turkish…

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Foreign Affairs

US Quietly Drops Charges Against 11 Erdogan Bodyguards

The United States has quietly dropped assault charges against 11 bodyguards of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan who were accused…

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National

Turkey Calls UN Report on Rights Abuses ‘Biased’, ‘Unacceptable’

Turkey on Tuesday slammed as “biased” and “unacceptable” a U.N. report that described mass human rights abuses in the country…

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Foreign Affairs

Turkish-Led Forces Oust Kurds From Syria’s Afrin

Turkey’s flag was flying in Afrin on Sunday after its troops and Ankara-backed rebels chased out Kurdish militia forces to…

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National

TV Anchor’s ‘Kill Istanbul Traitors’ Remark Sparks Outrage in Turkey

Turkish television anchor Ahmet Keser was charged with inciting hatred on Wednesday over comments defending Turkey’s Syria operation. He said…

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International

Turkey Blasts France, US Over Comments on Syrian Ceasefire

Turkey on Wednesday sharply criticised France and the United States for arguing a ceasefire in Syria should apply to its…

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International

Erdogan Welcomes Trade Deals With Algeria During Africa Tour

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan hailed the signing of trade deals with Algeria on Tuesday as he visited the country…

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