Turkey is a 'target of economic war', Erdogan says

Sat, 11 Aug 2018 - 11:40 GMT

Erdogan denied that Turkey is in a currency crisis, dismissing a plunge in the lira as 'fluctuations' which have nothing to do with economic fundamentals.

Erdogan assumes new presidential powers, tightening control over Turkey

Mon, 09 Jul 2018 - 02:30 GMT

Turkey's Tayyip Erdogan will fulfil a long-held ambition on Monday when he is sworn in as president with sweeping new powers over the country.

Turkey's Erdogan starts campaigning for snap June elections

Sun, 29 Apr 2018 - 01:50 GMT

Turkey's Tayyip Erdogan unofficially kicked off his re-election campaign on Saturday, vowing to defeat the secularist opposition in "historic" snap elections.

Turkish helicopter shot down by Kurdish militia in Syria's Afrin

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 - 03:50 GMT

A Turkish army helicopter was shot down by Syrian Kurdish YPG fighters near the north Syrian town of Afrin.