Apr 19 2015 - 17:11
Turkey is ready to cooperate with Armenia, says Erdogan.
Apr 19 2015 - 16:36
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said at the opening of a training center in Istanbul that the country is ready to cooperate with Armenia if Yerevan will take "positive" steps with regard tothe far-fetched claims about so-called "genocide", as well as the liberation of Nagorno-Karabakh from occupation. "Our doors are still open for Armenia, if it will take "positive" steps against spurious claims about the Armenian "genocide", as well as the liberation of Nagorno-Karabakh from occupation," Erdogan said.
Apr 19 2015 - 14:14
Vladimir Putin’s Press Secretary Dmitry Peskov, in an exclusive interview with Vestnik Kavkaza, said that the head of state plans to travel to Armenia on April 24th. "Russia intends to develop relations with its neighbors, and relations with Turkey today are at a high level in all fields. Turkey is a strategic partner of Russia, and these relations are constantly getting stronger," Peskov said.
Apr 19 2015 - 11:18
Italy, the USA, Germany, Turkey and Russia were the five main trading partners of Azerbaijan in the first quarter of 2015. The main supplier of goods to the country in March of this year was the United States. Italy once again received the status of the main trading partner, ahead of the Americans in this category.
Apr 18 2015 - 19:31
Terrorists from Germany and Turkey have been arrested in Greece.
Apr 18 2015 - 19:28
The foreign ministers of NATO will meet in Turkey. The next regular meeting of the NATO Council at the level of Foreign Ministers will be held on May 13-14 in the Turkish city of Antalya, reports the press service of the North Atlantic Alliance.
Apr 17 2015 - 19:43
Ferhat Yildiz has been sentenced to 11 years and 8 months of jail for plotting the assassination of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (the then prime minister) in May 2014, RIA Novosti reports. Yildiz was planning to shoot Erdogan with an improvised pistol in the Sultangazi District of Istanbul during an event of the ruling Justice and Development Party. His gun did not shoot when he approached the prime minister and pulled the trigger. Prosecutors had demanded 20 years of imprisonment for Ferhat Yildiz.
Apr 17 2015 - 17:45
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, commenting on the resolution of the European Parliament recognizing the Armenian genocide of 1915, said that the European Parliament should worry more about Indian tribes in America, natives of Australia and tribes of Africa killed by colonizers instead of worrying about the Armenian genocide, RIA Novosti reports.