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    At least 20 dead, 30 missing in eastern Turkey earthquake

    Agence France-Presse . Elazig | Updated at 11:42am on January 25, 2020

    A powerful earthquake has killed at least 20 people and injured more than 1,000 in eastern Turkey, as rescue teams searched through the rubble of...

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    Europe will face terror threat if Tripoli government falls: Erdogan

    Agence France-Presse . Istanbul | Updated at 10:31pm on January 18, 2020

    Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has warned Europe it could face new threats from terrorist organisations if Libya’s UN-recognised government in Tripoli were to fall...

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    EU divisions over Libya leave a gap for others

    Nermin Ismail | Updated at 12:00am on January 04, 2020

    TURKISH president Recep Tayyip Erdogan wants to militarily support the Tripoli-based Libyan government — which is recognised by the United Nations — in its fight...

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    Hasina, Erdogan should get Nobel Prize: Kamal

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:29am on November 21, 2019

    Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal on Tuesday said that prime minister Sheikh Hasina of Bangladesh and Turkey president Recep Tayyip Erdogan should be awarded Nobel...

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    US not fulfilling Syria deal ahead of Trump talks: Erdogan

    Reuters . Istanbul | Updated at 11:34pm on November 07, 2019

    Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday the United States was not fulfilling its pledge to remove a Kurdish militia from a Syrian border region...

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    Erdogan threatens to restart Syria offensive

    Agence France-Presse . Sochi, Russia | Updated at 10:43pm on October 22, 2019

    Russian president Vladimir Putin held talks with Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday as the Turkish leader threatened to restart Ankara’s military offensive against  Kurdish forces...

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    Erdogan accuses West of standing by terrorists in Syria

    Agence France-Presse . Istanbul | Updated at 12:00am on October 22, 2019

    President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday lashed out at Western states, accusing them of ‘standing by terrorists’ in failing to support Turkey’s operation against Syrian...

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    Trump slaps sanctions on Turkey, plans to reimpose tariffs

    Reuters. Washington | Updated at 12:05pm on October 15, 2019

    US president Donald Trump imposed sanctions on Turkey on Monday and demanded the NATO ally stop a military incursion in northeast Syria that is rapidly...

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    Merkel urges Erdogan to end Syria offensive

    Agence-France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:00am on October 14, 2019

    German chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday urged president Recep Tayyip Erdogan to halt Turkey’s offensive in northern Syria immediately, warning it could spark further destabilisation...

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    Some of Khashoggi’s killers enjoy impunity: Erdogan

    Reuters . Istanbul | Updated at 01:27am on October 01, 2019

    President Tayyip Erdogan insisted on Monday that Turkey would keep pushing for the truth behind the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi consulate...