Turkey on Sunday condemned what it called Benjamin Netanyahu's "irresponsible" remarks after the Israeli leader said he planned to annex settlements in the occupied West Bank if he wins upcoming elections.
A United Nations investigation into the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi has to be launched, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Friday.
A UN human rights rapporteur arrived in Ankara on Monday for a week-long visit to lead an international inquiry into the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the Turkish Foreign Ministry confirmed to dpa.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is "a cold-blooded killer of modern times," Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said during a bitter exchange on social media.
Turkey's foreign minister on Saturday accused Saudi Arabia of failing to cooperate in the probe into the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at its consulate in Istanbul, calling on Riyadh to grant access to Turkish investigators.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu warned Friday that seeking a military solution in Syria's last rebel-held province of Idlib would lead to disaster.
Turkey's foreign minister told US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in their call on Thursday that Turkey "will not bow down to anyone's threats", a foreign ministry source said, after President Donald Trump threatened to slap sanctions on Ankara.
The Turkish foreign minister also discussed the position of his country on some of the current Arab issues.
Turkey will retaliate if the United States enacts a proposed law that would halt weapons sales to the country, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Sunday.
A Czech court on Tuesday ordered the release of a Syrian Kurdish leader, causing a diplomatic row with Turkey which had sought his detention pending an extradition request.
Europe is reverting to the values it had before World War II, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Monday, one day after the main candidates for German chancellor took hardline stances against EU membership for Turkey during a televised debate.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday warned the Netherlands would pay a price for preventing his ministers from holding rallies to win support in a referendum on expanding his powers, as a crisis escalated with Turkey's key EU partners.