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Erdogan slams Bolton's 'unacceptable' comments on Syrian Kurdish militia

Erdogan slams Bolton's 'unacceptable' comments on Syrian Kurdish militia

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday slammed as a "grave mistake" comments by White House National Security adviser John Bolton over the Syrian Kurdish militia, highlighting tensions between Ankara and Washington.

Erdogan, Putin set to meet ahead of US pullout from Syria

Erdogan, Putin set to meet ahead of US pullout from Syria

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin - two key players involved in the conflict in Syria - are due to hold another meeting to discuss the departure of US troops from the war-torn country.

Turkey to delay Syria operation, Islamic State mounts attack in southeast

Turkey to delay Syria operation, Islamic State mounts attack in southeast

Turkey will postpone a military operation against Syrian Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday as he "cautiously" welcomed a US decision to withdraw its troops in the area.

Erdogan, Putin celebrate key step in Russia-Turkey gas pipeline

Erdogan, Putin celebrate key step in Russia-Turkey gas pipeline

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Monday marked the completion of the offshore phase of a gas pipeline underneath the Black Sea ...

Turkey's Erdogan says Khashoggi recordings 'appalling', shocked Saudi intelligence

Turkey's Erdogan says Khashoggi recordings 'appalling', shocked Saudi intelligence

President Tayyip Erdogan said recordings related to the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, which Turkey has shared with Western allies, are ‘appalling’ and shocked a Saudi intelligence officer ...

Turkey slams 'unacceptable' French comments over Khashoggi probe

Turkey slams 'unacceptable' French comments over Khashoggi probe

Turkey on Monday lashed out at "unacceptable" comments by the French foreign minister who accused President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of playing a "political game" over the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.

Trump discussed Khashoggi response with Turkey's Erdogan

Trump discussed Khashoggi response with Turkey's Erdogan

US President Donald Trump and his Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan discussed how to respond to the killing last month of Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi, a White House official said on Sunday.

Khashoggi corpse went down the drains: report

Khashoggi corpse went down the drains: report

The killers of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi poured his remains down the drain after dissolving him in acid, a Turkish newspaper reported Saturday.

Erdogan: US sanctions on Iran 'aimed at disrupting world balance'

Erdogan: US sanctions on Iran 'aimed at disrupting world balance'

Turkey disapproves of US sanctions on Iran, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday, as it throws the world out of balance.

Saudi sent 'cover-up team' to dispose of Khashoggi body: report

Saudi sent 'cover-up team' to dispose of Khashoggi body: report

Saudi Arabia deployed a chemist and toxicology expert to Istanbul after the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in an attempt to cover up evidence of the killing, a Turkish newspaper reported on Monday.

Erdogan: Khashoggi kill order came from 'highest levels' of Saudi govt

Erdogan: Khashoggi kill order came from 'highest levels' of Saudi govt

The order to murder Saudi journalist and regime critic Jamal Khashoggi came from "the highest levels" of the Riyadh government, Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Friday in a Washington Post op-ed.

Erdogan opens new "Istanbul Airport", Turkey's biggest

Erdogan opens new "Istanbul Airport", Turkey's biggest

President Tayyip Erdogan opened a new $11.7 billion airport outside Istanbul on Monday that officials say will be one of the world's busiest, though delays mean it will not be fully operational until January.