President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday that the only solution to Turkey’s dispute with Greece over energy exploration in the eastern Mediterranean was through dialogue … Read more
Turkey’s navy has issued an advisory saying that the Turkish ship Oruc Reis will carry out a seismic survey in the eastern Mediterranean over the … Read more
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Thursday criticized Germany’s participation in a European Union mission supervising an international weapon’s embargo on Libya.
Cavusoglu was in … Read more
Turkey has expressed concern over the rising number of coronavirus cases as the daily infection toll exceeded 1,000 for the second day in a row … Read more
Turkey adopted a new social media law on Wednesday that critics say will create a “chilling effect” on dissenting voices who have resorted to Twitter … Read more
Greece and Turkey had another acrimonious exchange on Saturday over the conversion of the former church of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul into a mosque.
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Mask will be distributed when schools in Turkey are reopened as planned, the national education minister said.
“We created an epidemic board in every school … Read more
The eastern Mediterranean region where a Turkish ship will carry out a seismic survey is part of Turkey’s continental shelf, Ankara said on Wednesday, rejecting … Read more
Turkey’s defence industry chief said that his sector was ready to help Azerbaijan, which has seen border clashes with Armenia in which 16 people have … Read more
The head of the World Council of Churches has written to Turkey’s president expressing his “grief and dismay” over Turkey’s decision to change the status … Read more
President Tayyip Erdogan declared Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia a mosque on Friday with the first Muslim prayers to begin in two weeks, after a top court … Read more
Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Thursday Turkey expects France to apologise after an incident between Turkish and French warships in the Mediterranean prompted Paris … Read more
Germany will keep reviewing travel advice for Turkey, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas told his Turkish counterpart on Thursday, saying any decisions were coordinated with the … Read more
A Turkish business delegation is set to visit Libya within two weeks to assess how Turkey’s companies and banks can help rebuild the war-torn country … Read more
Turkish power-ship operator Karadeniz Holding is preparing a bid to supply up to 1,000 megawatts of electricity to conflict-hit Libya and will submit it soon, … Read more
The leaders of Greece and Turkey held a rare phone conversation, after months of increasing tension between the two neighbouring countries.
Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos … Read more
Turkey hit back at French criticism of its intervention in Libya, saying President Emmanuel Macron must have suffered an “eclipse of the mind” to oppose … Read more
France will not tolerate Turkey‘s military intervention in Libya, President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday (June 22), accusing Ankara of playing “a dangerous game”.… Read more
Turkey’s Mediterranean coasts and historic attractions face a critical week as the government presses to open borders and salvage at least part of a tourist … Read more
Turkey is ready to rapidly start rebuilding conflict-torn Libya, a senior Turkish official said on Friday, after President Tayyip Erdogan’s senior deputies visited Tripoli this … Read more
Turkey will work together with Italy to achieve stable peace and a political process that will yield results in Libya, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said … Read more
Turkey plans to set up more temporary military bases in northern Iraq after stepping up its strikes against Kurdish militants there, a senior Turkish official … Read more
NATO will investigate French accusations that Turkey’s navy failed to respond to an allied call to inspect a vessel this month in the Mediterranean, the … Read more
Customers sit inside social distancing domes Turkce Meze restaurant in Istanbul, Turkey.
Turkey re-opens restaurants, cafes, parks, beaches, lifts inter-city travel bans as the country … Read more
Senior Turkish officials discussed a lasting ceasefire and political solution in Libya, as well as energy cooperation, during a visit to Tripoli on Wednesday, Turkey’s … Read more
A senior Turkish military official said on it was “completely untrue” that the Turkish navy had harassed a French warship, denying an assertion by a … Read more
Turkey’s Defence Ministry said its warplanes struck Kurdish militant targets in northern Iraq’s Haftanin region on Wednesday, the second such operation launched against the Kurdistan … Read more
Turkey may have to adopt a harder line on social interactions following a worrying jump in coronavirus infections but it has no plans to reverse … Read more
Russia and Turkey have postponed ministerial-level talks which were expected to focus on Libya and Syria, where the two countries support opposing sides in long-standing … Read more
Turkish Airlines will resume some international flights this month to China, South Korea and the United States among other destinations, the airline said on Friday, … Read more
Turkey on Wednesday dismissed Egypt’s proposal for a ceasefire in Libya, saying the plan aimed to save Khalifa Haftar after the collapse of his offensive … Read more
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Friday backtracked on extending weekend lockdowns following a public backlash, but warned about a rise in the number of daily … Read more
President Tayyip Erdogan vowed on Thursday to ramp up Turkey’s support for its ally in Libya to lock in recent military gains, and promised joint … Read more
Turkey plans to resume flights with around 40 countries in June and has reached preliminary agreements for reciprocal air travel with 15 countries, Transport Minister … Read more
Turkish Airlines said on Tuesday it will start direct flights from 16 cities in six European countries to 14 cities in Anatolia as of June … Read more
Turkey re-opens restaurants, cafes and parks on Monday and lifts inter-city travel curbs as the country eases restrictions taken to fight the coronavirus outbreak.
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Turkey may begin oil exploration in the eastern Mediterranean within three or four months under a deal it signed with Libya that was condemned by … Read more
People sit in their cars and watch a movie at the car park of CarrefourSA market in Istanbul, Turkey, amid the ongoing pandemic of the … Read more
Turkey’s foreign ministry warned on Thursday of grave consequences if General Khalifa Haftar’s forces attacked Turkish interests in Libya.
The ministry’s spokesman said that Turkey, … Read more
Turkey has imposed an additional tariff of up to 30% on imports of more than 800 items including work and agriculture machinery, a statement on … Read more
Turkish Petroleum (TPAO) has applied to Libya for an exploration permit in the eastern Mediterranean, Turkey’s Anadolu Agency reported.
Exploration will begin as soon as … Read more