Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Erdogan: Turkey not to forget July 15 coup

Turkey will not forget the night of the defeated coup attempt of July 15, 2016, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said during a meeting at the presidential complex with the relatives of martyrs and veterans of people …

Turkish General Staff put under Defense Ministry

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on July 15 issued new presidential decrees, making a number of structural changes to important state councils, bodies, and ministries, Hurriyet Daily News reported. Under the …

Yasar Guler appointed as Turkey's Chief of Staff

Turkish Land Forces Commander Gen. Yasar Guler was appointed Chief of General Staff under a new presidential decree published in the official gazette early today. Chief of General Staff Gen. Hulusi Akar …

Turkey lifts state of emergency

State of emergency will be lifted in Turkey today, the country's Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım said earlier, noting that state of emergency will be lifted after a new government is formed. The swearing-in …

Death toll from train crash in Turkey climbs to 24

The number of people who died in a railroad accident in northwestern Turkey has reached 24, while 338 others were injured, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Recep Akdag. Several cars of a passenger train traveling from Uzunkopru, …

Medvedev to attend Erdoğan's inauguration

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev is to lead the Russian delegation at the inauguration of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on July 9, the Russian government said in a …