Recep Tayyip Erdogan

 Erdogan: Turkish army to besiege Afrin

Turkey's military will soon lay siege to Afrin city in northern Syria as a new phase of 'Operation Olive Branch' begins, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, addressing his lawmakers at the parliament. …

Erdogan holds three-hour meeting with Tillerson

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson had a "productive, open conversation" about a mutually beneficial way to improve US-Turkey relations, a State Department …

Will Turkey give US 'Ottoman slap'?

Ankara may give Washington an 'Ottoman slap', Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, stressing that all NATO members are equal with the US. "It is clear that those who say 'we will …

Erdogan shares his plans for liberating Syria

Turkey's army will destroy the threat of terrorism in Syria’s Idlib after doing so in Afrin, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said speaking to heads of local governments.  "We will …

Putin and Erdogan discuss situation in Syria

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin discussed the situation in Syria’s Afrin and Idlib with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan by phone, the Kremlin said in a statement. Erdogan …

Erdogan: US lies to Turkey on Syria

Former US President Barack Obama and current President Donald Trump have lied to Turkey on the issue of Syrian Kurdish fighters in Syria’s Manbij region. the country's President Recep …