Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Recep Tayyip Erdogan
President of Turkey
 

Erdogan removes ‘arena’ from all stadium names in Turkey

Erdogan removes ‘arena’ from all stadium names in Turkey

The Turkish Football Federation (TFF) announced that the word 'arena' had been removed from the names of all stadiums in the country, Anadolu Agency reported. The move comes after President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan …

Serious problems in Turkey’s image abroad

Serious problems in Turkey’s image abroad

None of Erdogan's talks occurred in a comfortable atmosphere

EU gives 12-month calendar to Turkey

EU gives 12-month calendar to Turkey

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said the European Union has drawn up a 12-month calendar to push Turkey’s EU membership process ahead, Hurriyet reported on Saturday, Turkish Minute reports. “They [the EU] have done …

Erdogan and Putin agree to deepen strategic partnership

Erdogan and Putin agree to deepen strategic partnership

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed a mutual desire for deeper strategic partnership between Russia and Turkey in a phone call on Saturday, Yeni Şafak …

Main issues of NATO summit in Brussels

Main issues of NATO summit in Brussels

German–Turkish relations, the Americans rely on the Kurds, the Europeans do not want to pay

 Merkel and Erdgoan to discuss Incirlik airbase in Brussels

Merkel and Erdgoan to discuss Incirlik airbase in Brussels

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that she is going to "clearly indicate" in talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that Germany will leave the Incirlik airbase if German lawmakers are now …

Erdogan: NATO should give more support to member states in their fight against terrorism

Erdogan: NATO should give more support to member states in their fight against terrorism

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan will have a packed schedule during a visit to Brussels, where he will attend a NATO summit, and reiterate Turkey's determination to seek support and cooperation from …

Erdogan: Turkey highly appreciates Azerbaijan’s achievements in all areas

Erdogan: Turkey highly appreciates Azerbaijan’s achievements in all areas

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has sent a congratulatory letter to Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev. “I would like to extend my sincere congratulations to Your Excellency …

Angela Merkel-Tayyip Erdogan meet likely at NATO summit

Angela Merkel-Tayyip Erdogan meet likely at NATO summit

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is planning to meet Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at a NATO summit tomorrow in Brussels, her spokesman said, Zee News reported. "It is quite likely …

Rallies near Erdogan’s hotel in Brussesl banned

Rallies near Erdogan’s hotel in Brussesl banned

The mayor of Brussels Yvan Mayeur issued a temporary ban on public gatherings near a hotel in Brussels where Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan will stay while he attends …

Kremlin confirms restrictions on Russian wheat supply to Turkey

Kremlin confirms restrictions on Russian wheat supply to Turkey

Russia and Turkey are negotiating restrictions on the supply of agricultural products, Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "Indeed, there are restrictions," the Kremlin spokesman said commenting …

 U.S.-Turkey Dispute Over Washington Protest Heats Up

U.S.-Turkey Dispute Over Washington Protest Heats Up

Ankara stresses "the aggressive and unprofessional actions taken" by American security personnel

Erdogan: Turkish language must be preserved

Erdogan: Turkish language must be preserved

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called on Turkish citizens to use their language with care, especially when it comes to naming places such as sports centers. "While our language has its own richness, naming …

Turkey#039s ruling party elects Erdogan as leader

Turkey's ruling party elects Erdogan as leader

The Justice and Development Party re-elected Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, its co-founder, at a congress Sunday where he was the only candidate for chairman.  Speaking to tens of thousands of people in …

Russian PM to hold talks with Erdogan in Istanbul

Russian PM to hold talks with Erdogan in Istanbul

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev will hold a meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan today during his official visit to Istanbul, the press service of the Russian government said. …

Erdogan says Turkey#039s state of emergency won#039t be lifted until peace achieved

Erdogan says Turkey's state of emergency won't be lifted until peace achieved

Turkey's President Erdogan said Sunday that the ongoing state of emergency will not be lifted soon until the country achieves peace and welfare, Xinhua.net reports. At the extraordinary congress of the ruling Justice and Development …

BSEC summit kicks off in Turkey

BSEC summit kicks off in Turkey

Summit of the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) kicks off in Turkey. The event, timed to the 25th anniversary of the organization, will be held in Istanbul on May 21-22. Today, the meeting of the BSEC countries …

Juncker and Tusk to meet Trump and Erdogan in Brussels

Juncker and Tusk to meet Trump and Erdogan in Brussels

EU leaders Jean-Claude Juncker and Donald Tusk will meet the US President Donald Trump on May 25 in Brussels, European Commission Chief Spokesperson Margaritis Schinas …

Erdogan: Turkey to act if Syrian Kurdish militia attacks without asking US

Erdogan: Turkey to act if Syrian Kurdish militia attacks without asking US

Turkey would act "without asking anyone" if it faced any sort of attack from the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told US President Donald Trump during his visit to …

 Wilfried Fuhrmann: Turkey#039s military power is indispensable for protecting European values

Wilfried Fuhrmann: "Turkey's military power is indispensable for protecting European values"

Professor from Potsdam told Vestnik Kavkaza about the prospects of Turkey's relations with the EU

 What results did Erdogan bring from Washington to Ankara?

What results did Erdogan bring from Washington to Ankara?

The final solutions to the main problems, such as arms deliveries to Syrian Kurds have not been achieved yet

Russian sanctions against Turkey lifted by 99%

Russian sanctions against Turkey lifted by 99%

A full package of documents to lift Russia's sanctions against Turkey will be prepared already this week, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich said. The agreements voiced by Turkish President …

Chancellor threatens to pull German troops out of Turkey

Chancellor threatens to pull German troops out of Turkey

Merkel and Erdogan are due to meet in Brussels next week during a Nato summit

Trump-Erdogan meeting to be turning point under either outcome

Trump-Erdogan meeting to be turning point under either outcome

Turkish media in anticipation of the talks between the US and Turkish Presidents

Trump Signals Shift in Middle East Strategy

Trump Signals Shift in Middle East Strategy

With Symbolic First Stop in Saudi Arabia

Philippines#039 Duterte supports Turkey#039s desire to join ASEAN

Philippines' Duterte supports Turkey's desire to join ASEAN

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said he would push for the inclusion of Turkey and Mongolia in a grouping of Southeast Asian nations. Duterte said leaders of Turkey and Mongolia told him about their desire to join …

Erdogan starts official visit to Washington

Erdogan starts official visit to Washington

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has started his two-day official visit to Washington where he will hold a meeting with US President Donald Trump. Erdogan reiterated that his meeting with Trump …

What does Erdogan bring to Washington?

What does Erdogan bring to Washington?

The administration of the US President has authorized the provision of heavy weapons to Syrian Kurdish militias fighting to drive terrorists from the city of Raqqa

Trump sets his mind on tough meeting with Erdogan

Trump sets his mind on tough meeting with Erdogan

Experts and lawmakers debate whether Trump made the right call arming the YPG

Putin, Nazarbayev, Erdogan discuss results of negotiations on Syria

Putin, Nazarbayev, Erdogan discuss results of negotiations on Syria

Presidents of Russia, Kazakhstan and Turkey met on the sidelines of the "One Belt One Road" forum in Beijing. Nursultan Nazarbayev, Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan …