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Turkish opposition demands snap election

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 04:18 GMT

Davutoğlu however warned the government not to change the agenda of the nation with such speculations of an early election if it was not serious about it.

Turkish opposition head Kilicdaroglu says Erdogan will certainly leave power

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 03:06 GMT

He stressed in a televised interview that Erdogan will certainly leave office very soon.

Hunger striker Mustafa Koçak dies in Turkish prison after 297 days

Sat, 25 Apr 2020 - 12:57 GMT

Türkdoğan has said in earlier remarks that İHD’s annual report listed the highest number of human rights violations since its establishment on July 17, 1986.

Turkish MP under investigation for calling Erdogan "dishonorable", "traitor"

Fri, 06 Mar 2020 - 08:14 GMT

CHP Deputy Chairman Engin Özkoç in a press conference on Tuesday slammed Erdogan over the previous reference to a killed Turkish soldier as a "head”.

Potential military coup likely against Erdogan: US think tank

Thu, 20 Feb 2020 - 12:36 GMT

The report by prominent think tank RAND Corporation, regarding Turkey’s foreign policy, also hinted that the Turkish defense minister was extremely close to the US military.

Survey affirms Erdogan's loss of popularity continues

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 - 08:30 GMT

About 16.2 percent answered this question as "I am indecisive".

Erdogan to be questioned if he sends mercenaries to Libya: UN envoy

Wed, 22 Jan 2020 - 10:32 GMT

Salame stressed that Erdogan pledged in the fifth item of the closing statement of the Berlin Summit on Libya not to interfere in Libya's domestic affairs.

Meet the man 'helping' Erdogan recruit fighters into Libya

Sun, 19 Jan 2020 - 03:37 GMT

A picture of a "terrorist" kissing Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's head resurfaced online, further revealing the history of the relationship between the Turkish leader and terrorist organizations.

Libyan Parliament votes to demand withdrawal of GNA's int'l recognition

Sat, 04 Jan 2020 - 12:16 GMT

Belhiq added that the Libyan parliament also unanimously voted to cut relations with Turkey.

Libyan Parliament votes to reject Erdogan-Sarraj MoU, refer signatories to top prosecutor

Sat, 04 Jan 2020 - 11:19 GMT

The voting session came after the head of the Libyan National Army Khalifa Haftar made a televised speech, and called on all Libyans to take up arms in response to a prospective military intervention from Turkey.

Turkish Parliament votes for sending troops to Libya

Thu, 02 Jan 2020 - 02:59 GMT

Turkey’s Parliament voted on Wednesday for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s proposal to send Turkish troops to Libya, which is expected to deepen the Libyan crisis and mount tensions in the Middle East and North Africa.

Erdogan’s attempt to involve Tunisia in Libya intervention failed: Politician

Fri, 27 Dec 2019 - 12:32 GMT

Fethi Belhaj, an official at the Tunisian People’s Movement, said the Turkish president sought, through his recent visit to Tunisia, to end the state of isolation for Ankara amid global rejection of his agreement with Fayez al-Sarraj’s government in Libya

Syrian president: Erdogan to send extremists, terrorists to Europe

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 - 09:37 GMT

Syrian President Bashar al Assad said that the European Union (EU) is well aware that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan would send extremists and terrorists to Europe.

Russia, Turkey assert keenness on maintaining Syrian unity

Wed, 23 Oct 2019 - 10:19 GMT

Russian and Turkey asserted their keenness on the integrity of Syrian territories and preserving national security for Turkey.

Assad: Erdogan robbed factories, wheat, oil

Tue, 22 Oct 2019 - 10:39 GMT

Assad said in condemnation of a Turkish military incursion into northeastern Syria, “Erdogan has robbed the factories, wheat and oil, and today he is robbing the land.”

Turkey, Russia to discuss removal of Kurdish militia from Syrian towns

Sun, 20 Oct 2019 - 11:11 GMT

Turkey paused its military offensive into northeastern Syria after President Tayyip Erdogan agreed on Thursday, in talks with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence.

Turkey agrees with U.S. to pause Syria assault

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 - 06:44 GMT

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Thursday he had reached a deal with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan for a 5-day ceasefire in northern Syria

Pence, Pompeo to push Erdogan for pullback from Syria

Wed, 16 Oct 2019 - 01:57 GMT

Pence and Pompeo will meet with Erdogan to relay President Donald Trump’s demand that Erdogan negotiate a cease-fire in Syria.

Turkey ramps up Syria assault on Kurdish forces, US troops come under fire

Sat, 12 Oct 2019 - 11:04 GMT

Erdogan's pledge to keep up the offensive, which the UN says has displaced more than 100,000 people since it began on Wednesday.

Leaked phone calls unveil corruption of the Erdogans

Sun, 29 Sep 2019 - 11:28 GMT

Extra News TV channel broadcast on Saturday a compilation of leaked phone calls that took place in December 2013 between Turkish President Recep Tayip Erdogan and his son Bilal.

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