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Turkey determined to push east of Euphrates "as soon as possible"

Dec 25 2018

ISTANBUL Turkey is determined to cross to the east of the Euphrates river in northern Syria as soon as possible, Ankara's foreign minister was quoted as saying on Tuesday, signaling renewed intent to launch a military campaign delayed by the U.S. withdrawal.

Turkey determined to push east of Euphrates 'as soon as possible'

Dec 25 2018

ISTANBUL Turkey is determined to cross to the east of the Euphrates river in northern Syria as soon as possible, Ankara's foreign minister was quoted as saying on Tuesday, signalling renewed intent to launch a military campaign delayed by the U.S. withdrawal.

Soros foundation to close in Turkey after attack by Erdogan

Nov 26 2018

ISTANBUL George Soros's Open Society Foundation said on Monday it would cease operations in Turkey, days after President Tayyip Erdogan accused the billionaire philanthropist of trying to divide and destroy nations.

European court says Turkey holding Kurdish politician too long without trial

Nov 20 2018

ISTANBUL The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) urged Turkey on Tuesday to swiftly process the legal case of the ex-head of the pro-Kurdish opposition, saying his pre-trial detention had gone on longer than could be justified.

Turkey says door still open for engine-makers in fighter jet project

Nov 08 2018

ANKARA The door remains open for international engine-makers to get involved in Turkey's TF-X national fighter jet project, Turkish Defence Industry Director Ismail Demir said on Thursday.

Turkey says it will not abide by renewed sanctions on Iran

Nov 06 2018

ANKARA President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday Turkey would not abide by the renewed U.S. sanctions on Iran's oil and shipping industries as they were aimed at "unbalancing the world".

Turkey says it will not abide by renewed sanctions on Iran

Nov 06 2018

ANKARA President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday Turkey would not abide by the renewed U.S. sanctions on Iran's oil and shipping industries as they were aimed at "unbalancing the world".

Turkey presses Saudi to say who sent Khashoggi killers: Erdogan

Oct 30 2018

ANKARA The Turkish lawyer looking into the death of Jamal Khashoggi has asked Saudi Arabia's prosecutor to disclose who sent the team involved in the journalist's killing, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday. | Video

Trump says Saudis staged 'worst cover-up ever' on Khashoggi; U.S. revokes visas of some Saudis

Oct 24 2018

WASHINGTON/ANKARA President Donald Trump said on Tuesday Saudi authorities staged the "worst cover-up ever" in the killing of prominent journalist Jamal Khashoggi this month, as the United States vowed to revoke the visas of some of those believed to be responsible. | Video

CORRECTED-UPDATE 6-Turkey: Saudi hunt for Khashoggi killers must go "top to bottom"

Oct 23 2018

ANKARA, Oct 23 Turkey's president on Tuesday dismissed Saudi Arabia's efforts to blame the killing of a prominent journalist on rogue operatives, calling it a planned, "savage killing", and demanded Riyadh punish those responsible, no matter how highly placed.

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