Putin names Russian targets in Syria

Putin names Russian targets in Syria

Moscow does not attempt to intervene in the internal affairs of Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin said, stressing the need to deliver a decisive blow to terrorism. The President noted that today it is a difficult situation in …

Twitter user detained for praising Gülen movement on social media

Twitter user detained for praising Gülen movement on social media

A popular Twitter user with the user name “bıbıcımsıfırladım” was identified and detained in İstanbul on Wednesday for posting tweets that praise the Gulen movement, which the Turkish government accuses of masterminding a coup attempt …

Trump administration shows positive approach to Gulen extradition

Trump administration shows positive approach to Gulen extradition

The administration of US President Donald Trump shows a positive approach to the extradition of Islamic cleric Fethullah Gulen suspected by Ankara of masterminding the July 2016 coup …

Putin, Erdogan to discuss S-400 deliveries in March

Putin, Erdogan to discuss S-400 deliveries in March

The delivery of Russian anti-aircraft missile systems S-400 will be the key topic of upcoming negotiations between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan in …

Trump and Erdogan may meet before NATO summit

Trump and Erdogan may meet before NATO summit

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and his US counterpart Donald Trump may meet in person before a NATO summit, which will be held on May 25 in Brussels, Erdogan's spokesman Ibrahim Kalin said today. Speaking at a …

Turkey lifts ban on army officers wearing hijab

Turkey lifts ban on army officers wearing hijab

Turkey’s army lifted a historic ban on female officers wearing the Islamic headscarf. The move, ordered by the defence ministry, applies to female officers working in the general staff and command headquarters and branches, the …

Fikri Isik confirms possible purchase of Russian S-400

Fikri Isik confirms possible purchase of Russian S-400

Turkey is considering purchasing Russian S-400 missile systems, Turkey's Defence Minister Fikri Isik said in an interview with broadcaster NTV. Işık stated that Turkey's current missile and air defense need was …

Mammadyarov and Cavusoglu meet in Ankara

Mammadyarov and Cavusoglu meet in Ankara

Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu in Ankara, the Turkish Foreign minister posted on his Twitter page. Mammadyarov will participate in …

Pakistan#039s Nawaz Sharif to visit Turkey today

Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif to visit Turkey today

Pakistan's Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif will start his visit to Turkey today to attend the fifth session of Pakistan-Turkey High Level Strategic Cooperation Council, Pakistan's ministry of foreign affairs …

Turkey Continues Tough Battle Against IS

Turkey Continues Tough Battle Against IS

Daesh has held thousands of civilians inside al-Bab

No mass access for Turkish products to Russia planned

No mass access for Turkish products to Russia planned

Russia does not plan to allow import of Turkish products subjected to restrictions in the near future, the head of Rosselkhoznadzor, Sergey Dankvert, said in an interview with Izvestia newspaper. "The import of the …

Azerbaijan simplifies visa regime for neighbors

Azerbaijan simplifies visa regime for neighbors

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev ordered to carry out additional measures aimed to accelerate the tourist flow from Russia, Turkey, Iran and Georgia. The State Customs Committee (SCC) and the State Border Service …

Will the anti-Iranian alliance take place in the region

Will the anti-Iranian alliance take place in the region

Will Turkey be able to play in several directions simultaneously

At least 5 injured after Istanbul coffee shop attack

At least 5 injured after Istanbul coffee shop attack

At least five people have been injured after two armed people on motorbikes reportedly opened fire at a coffee shop in Istanbul. The attack took place in the district of Fatih, the Sun reported with a reference to the DHA news …

The reason why it was decided to hold Syrian peace negotiations in  Astana

The reason why it was decided to hold Syrian peace negotiations in Astana

The stability of Nursultan Nazarbayev’s Kazakhstan

Turkey interested in Russian S-400 missile systems

Turkey interested in Russian S-400 missile systems

Turkey is interested in purchasing Russian S-400 missile systems, talks on possible supplies are underway, CEO of Rostec state corporation, Sergei Chemezov, said on the sidelines of the IDEX 2017 international defense …

#039Erdogan assassins#039 go on trial in Turkey

'Erdogan assassins' go on trial in Turkey

A court hearing on the alleged assassination attempt against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at a luxury Aegean hotel on the night of the botched July 15 coup started Monday in Turkey's southwestern Mugla province. …

Six killed as two buses collide in Turkey

Six killed as two buses collide in Turkey

At least six people were killed and 20 others were injured as two buses collided in Turkey's eastern Iğdır province on Monday. The buses collided on the highway linking Iğdır's Aralık district with the Dilucu border gate, with …

Yıldırım says Georgia is Turkey#039s strategic partner

Yıldırım says Georgia is Turkey's strategic partner

Georgia is Turkey's most important neighbor and strategic partner, the Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım said at the meeting with his Georgian counterpart Giorgi Kvirikashvili on the sidelines of …

US Coalition Envoy considers Russia, Iran, Turkey ‘main influencers#039 in Syria

US Coalition Envoy considers Russia, Iran, Turkey ‘main influencers' in Syria

The first round of the intra-Syrian peace talks in Kazakhstan's capital of Astana were held on January 23-24, resulting in Moscow-Tehran-Ankara agreement on establishment of a trilateral …