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Turkey, US discuss visa crisis in phone talks

Turkey, US discuss visa crisis in phone talks

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu spoke by telephone with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and they "discussed the mutual suspensions of visa services", state-run Anadolu news agency reported.

Erdogan plans Gulf visit to discuss Qatar dispute

Erdogan plans Gulf visit to discuss Qatar dispute

Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan, Qatar's staunch regional ally in its dispute with Gulf Arab neighbours, hopes to visit the Gulf soon to discuss efforts to resolve the crisis, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said.

Tillerson says Assad's fate up to Syrian people

Tillerson says Assad's fate up to Syrian people

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Thursday the fate of President Bashar al-Assad was up to the people of Syria, in the clearest indication yet of the new administration's policy in the war-torn country.

Turkey says 32 diplomats recalled by Ankara after coup still missing

Turkey says 32 diplomats recalled by Ankara after coup still missing

Turkey said on Friday 32 Turkish diplomats were still missing despite being recalled by Ankara in the wake of last month's failed coup seeking to oust President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Turkey ruling party orders purge after coup attempt

Turkey ruling party orders purge after coup attempt

Turkey's ruling party on Friday ordered a purge from its ranks of supporters of US-based Islamic preacher Fethullah Gulen, accused of plotting last month's failed coup.