Bekir Bozdag

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US charges against Turkish ex-minister 'political'

Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag on Thursday said U.S. charges against a Turkish former minister for violating U.S.-Iran sanctions were "politically motivated", Anadolu Agency reports. Speaking at Anadolu Agency's …

Turkey to ignore 2018 Eurovision

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag denied reports that Turkey will end its protest against the Eurovision song contest and return to the competition in 2018.  "There is no such a thing at this moment," Bozdag …

Cavusoglu: Germany must learn how to behave

Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu accused Germany of double standards over cancellation of the meeting in Gaggenau, where Turkish minister Bekir Bozdag had been due to speak, by its …

Turkey-EU relations are sinking

Turkish authorities did not allow MPs from the 'Left' party, which is considered to be pro-Kurdish, to visit Incirlik military base

 Explosion rocks Turkey's Diyarbakir (VIDEO)

A car bomb has reportedly killed one person and wounded around 30 others in Turkey’s south-eastern city of Diyarbakır. The attack followed the overnight arrests of 11 lawmakers from the Peoples’ Democratic party (HDP), whose …

Ankara tells Washington everything about Gulen

Ankara provided Washington with evidence of the guilt of opposition Islamic cleric Fethullah Gulen, who is believed by Ankara to be the mastermind behind a recent failed coup attempt, that should be sufficient enough for his …