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Tillerson Meets With Erdogan in Ankara Amid Tension in Turkey-US Ties

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara on Thursday amid an ensuing…

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US Lawmakers Urge Tillerson to Address Humanitarian Tragedy in Afrin in Turkey Visit

A group of U.S. members of the Congress has urged Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to raise the worsening humanitarian…

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Turkey Emerges as Top Donor for Reconstruction of War-Torn Iraq

Turkey has emerged as the top donor with a pledge of $5 billion for the reconstruction of Iraq, which went…

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Former Leader of Kurdish Party Laments Lack of Fair Trial

The Jailed former co-chair of the pro-Kurdish party on Wednesday has lamented the lack of fair trial and steadfastly refused…

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Turkey Rejects Israel’s Charges of Helping Hamas

Turkey dismissed Israel’s accusations that it had been helping Palestinian Hamas group to gain military strength against Israel after the…

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Who Is Responsible for Turkey’s Syria Predicament?

Last month, a French journalist’s question that set off a tense exchange with the Turkish president in Paris over arms…

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Turkey to Rename Ankara Street Where US Embassy Located

Turkey’s authorities will rename an Ankara street where the American Embassy is located after the military offensive in northern Syria,…

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Tel Aviv Accuses Turkey of Empowering Hamas Against Israel

Tel Aviv leveled accusations against the Turkish government for what it says empowering Islamist Hamas movement in Palestine to gain…

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Mattis Says Kurdish YPG Shifts Some Forces to Afrin

U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis said Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has shifted some of its fighters to Afrin region,…

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Turkish Justice Minister: 89 Percent of Arrested Had No Link to 2016 Coup

Turkey’s Justice Minister revealed that 89 percent of those who were detained in the aftermath of the failed coup had…

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