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Turkey’s Erdogan issues message on Europe Day

ANKARA  Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday issued a message on the occasion of Europe Day, which "celebrates peace and unity in Europe" on May 9 every year. "The biggest...

Turkey says talks with Egypt to continue for normalization

ANKARA Following two-day exploratory talks between Turkey and Egypt, the Turkish foreign minister said on Thursday there was "a positive atmosphere" in Cairo. "Discussions will continue on the steps that can...

Turkic body urges de-escalation of Kyrgyz-Tajik tension

ANKARA The Turkic Council on Friday encouraged Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan to take joint measures to stabilize tensions that erupted along the border.  “The Turkic Council calls on the parties to...

Turkish leader blasts Biden’s ‘unfounded’ remarks on 1915 events

ANKARA Turkey’s president on Monday denounced US President Joe Biden's "unfounded" statement on the events of 1915, saying it is "contrary to the facts." Addressing a news conference following a three-hour...

Turkey rejects, denounces in strongest terms statement of US president regarding events of 1915:...

ANKARA Rejecting US President Joe Biden's remarks on Armenian claims about the events of 1915, Turkey’s Foreign Ministry on Saturday said that the statement lacks any scholarly or legal basis...

Cavusoglu: Turkey entirely rejects US President Biden's statement on Armenian claims

ANKARA Turkey entirely rejects US President Joe Biden’s remarks on the events of 1915 events, which are based solely on populism, said the nation’s foreign minister on Saturday. “Words cannot change...

Turkey air traffic halt hits Russia's tourism sector

MOSCOW  Russia’s tourism sector is keenly awaiting the resumption of charter flights to and from Turkey by June 1. Earlier this week, Moscow announced temporary suspension of regular and charter flights...

Relations between Russia, Turkey 'developing': Kremlin

MOSCOW The relations between Russia and Turkey are "developing", a Kremlin spokesman said on Friday. Suspension of the flights from Russia to Turkey does not mean chilling in the bilateral relations,...

Turkish president speaks over phone with NATO chief

ANKARA Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday spoke over the phone with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, according to Turkey's Communication Directorate. Erdogan and Stoltenberg discussed a number of prominent...

Turkey to host Afghan peace meet from April 24 to May 4

ANKARA Turkey announced on Tuesday that a keenly awaited international conference on the Afghan peace process will be held in Istanbul from April 24 to May 4. The high-level and...

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Turkey strongly condemns Israeli air raids on Gaza Strip

ANKARA Turkey on Tuesday strongly condemned Israel’s ongoing air strikes on the Gaza Strip, which have killed dozens of civilians, including children, in the besieged...

Turkey reiterates call on Israel to end attacks on Palestinians

ANKARA Turkey on Monday reiterated its call on Israel to end its violent attacks on Palestinians in Jerusalem amid recent Israeli police attacks on...

Anadolu Agency's Morning Briefing – May 10, 2021

ANKARA Anadolu Agency is here with a rundown of the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic and other news in Turkey and around the world. Coronavirus...

Turkey reports just over 15,000 daily cases

ANKARA The downward trend in the number of daily cases in Turkey continued on Sunday as the country reported just over 15,000 new coronavirus cases,...

Turkey’s Erdogan issues message on Europe Day

ANKARA  Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday issued a message on the occasion of Europe Day, which "celebrates peace and unity in Europe" on...