Recep Tayyip Erdoğan

Istanbul mayor re-elections could have Erdogan's power at risk

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 - 11:47 GMT

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and the Justice and Development Party (AKP) are at risk to lose control of Istanbul for the first time in the upcoming Istanbul do-over mayoral election set to take place on June 23.

Turkish company to build U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem for $21.5m, Turkey becomes traffic hub between Israel, world

Sat, 21 Jul 2018 - 11:34 GMT

How Turkey is cooperating with the Israeli state?

Turkish, Sudanese, Qatari army chiefs' meeting raises doubts

Wed, 27 Dec 2017 - 03:35 GMT

A lot of doubts and questions have been raised after the tripartite meeting between Turkish, Sudanese and Qatari Army Chiefs in Khartoum on December 27.

Turkey seeks to raise military, security budget by 31%

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 - 11:41 GMT

Turkey plans to boost military spending in 2018.

Gülen resorts to UN to investigate Turkey’s coup

Tue, 26 Sep 2017 - 01:20 GMT

The U.S.-based cleric Fethullah Gülen calls the United Nations to form an international commission to investigate Turkey’s controversial coup attempt in 2016.

Erdoğan to visit Tehran very soon: Iran

Mon, 28 Aug 2017 - 12:46 GMT

Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi announced on Monday that President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is expected to visit Iran’s capital Tehran.

How has Erdoğan benefitted from the failed coup?

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 - 01:03 GMT

Erdoğan’s exploited attempted coup to bolster his power.

Turkey fires 1,519 Imams in crackdown on opposition

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 - 02:18 GMT

Turkey dismissed about 1,519 Imams and staffers from the Directorate of Religious Affairs over alleged links to terrorism on Sunday.

Turkish military presence in Doha angers Qatari citizens

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 - 12:20 GMT

Qatari citizens demanded the removal of security barriers set up by Turkish troops in country’s capital.

Qatari opposition activist sends Twitter message to Erdogan

Mon, 03 Jul 2017 - 07:05 GMT

President of Qatar’s National Democratic Party Khalid Al Hail warned Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan from imposing control over Qatari people.

German comments on Erdogan's planned rallies 'unacceptable'

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 - 12:04 GMT

Turkey lashed out on Thursday at German politicians for opposing President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's planned public appearances in Germany outside the G20 summit