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Erdogan's gamble on snap elections in Turkey could backfire

Added: 22.06.2018 11:26 | 6 views | 0 comments

At a campaign rally in Istanbul, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan plays an animation on a huge screen to thousands of supporters, touting plans for an opera house on Taksim Square.

Erdogan calls Jerusalem US Embassy move 'huge mistake'

Added: 09.05.2018 16:24 | 15 views | 0 comments

A week before the formal opening of the US Embassy in Jerusalem, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan described the decision to move the office as a "huge mistake."

Turkey's Erdogan announces early election

Added: 18.04.2018 14:17 | 17 views | 0 comments

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced Wednesday that the country will hold snap parliamentary and presidential elections on June 24, more than a year earlier than they were due to take place.

Russia-Turkey-Iran solution for Syria leaves key issues unresolved

Added: 03.04.2018 5:04 | 26 views | 0 comments

Despite the eagerness to declare it ebbing, Syria's war is unlikely to get closer to its end simply because Vladimir Putin, Recip Tayyip Erdogan and Hassan Rouhani are meeting in Ankara this week.

US dropped charges against Turkish bodyguards before Tillerson trip

Added: 22.03.2018 17:34 | 39 views | 0 comments

The US has dropped charges against 11 of the 15 bodyguards for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan who were indicted after a brawl with protesters outside the country's embassy in Washington last May, a spokesperson for the US Attorney in DC told CNN on Thursday.

Turkish troops seize Syrian city center from Kurdish fighters

Added: 18.03.2018 9:39 | 34 views | 0 comments

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced Sunday that Turkish troops and their Syrian rebel fighter allies have seized control of the town center of Afrin from Kurdish YPG fighters.

Tillerson faces prospect of 'Ottoman slap' amid Turkey tensions

Added: 15.02.2018 6:01 | 36 views | 0 comments

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson faces perhaps the most difficult stop of his Mideast trip in Turkey, where President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has doubled down on anti-American rhetoric by appearing to threaten US troops in Syria.

Turkey disputes White House readout of Erdogan-Trump phone call

Added: 25.01.2018 7:00 | 44 views | 0 comments

US President Donald Trump has urged Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to de-escalate the country's military incursions in northern Syria, warning against actions that "could risk conflict between Turkish and American forces."

Trump and Erdogan to talk amid US-Turkey tensions

Added: 24.01.2018 6:04 | 40 views | 0 comments

Turkey's attacks on Kurdish-controlled areas of Syria are stripping bare deep tensions with the United States and are sure to be a topic of discussion in a call between President Donald Trump and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that's set for Wednesday.

Erdogan accuses US of building 'army of terror' along border

Added: 16.01.2018 5:40 | 46 views | 0 comments

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused the US Monday of "building an army of terror" on Turkey's border with Syria, state-run news agency Anadolu reported.


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