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Turkish defence firms set to lose billions after F-35 removal

Jul 18 2019

ANKARA Turkish defence companies helping to build F-35 stealth fighter jets are set to lose work worth billions of dollars after Washington said it was removing Turkey from the programme over its purchase of a Russian missile defence system.

Turkish defense firms set to lose billions after F-35 removal

Jul 18 2019

ANKARA Turkish defense companies helping to build F-35 stealth fighter jets are set to lose work worth billions of dollars after Washington said it was removing Turkey from the program over its purchase of a Russian missile defense system.

UPDATE 2-Marked drop in annual Turkish inflation opens door to rate cut

Jul 03 2019

* Turkish lira still vulnerable to U.S. sanctions (Adds central bank context, graphic, confidence survey, comments)

Turkey's Erdogan: Russian missile defense system to arrive in 10 days: media

Jul 01 2019

ANKARA Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan said Russian S-400 defenses would begin arriving within 10 days, Turkish media reported, setting the clock ticking on possible U.S. sanctions after his warm meeting with President Donald Trump on Saturday.

Haftar's forces say they destroyed Turkish drone in Tripoli

Jun 30 2019

TRIPOLI/ANKARA Eastern Libyan forces loyal commander Khalifa Haftar said they destroyed a Turkish drone parked at Tripoli's only working airport on Sunday and declared a "general mobilization" as tensions between Ankara and the eastern administration mounted.

Turkey's Erdogan says U.S. will not impose sanctions over Russian missile deal

Jun 29 2019

OSAKA/ANKARA Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday the United States did not plan to impose sanctions on Ankara for buying Russian defense systems, after the U.S. president said Turkey had not been treated fairly over the contract.

New Istanbul mayor's star power could be a challenge for Erdogan

Jun 25 2019

ANKARA/ISTANBUL Istanbul's new mayor now shoulders the expectations of Turkey's long-subdued opposition after he emerged from obscurity to deal President Tayyip Erdogan the biggest election blow of his career.

Erdogan's chief antagonist seeks a lasting victory in Istanbul

Jun 21 2019

ISTANBUL Three months ago Ekrem Imamoglu was a little-known politician in a fringe Istanbul district who was attempting the near-impossible: to unseat Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan's ruling AK Party from Turkey's largest city after 25 years in power.

Britain's Fox says Conservative leadership shouldn't be rushed despite Johnson's lead

Jun 18 2019

ANKARA The contest to choose a leader for Britain's governing Conservative Party should not be rushed even though Boris Johnson holds a clear lead, British trade minister Liam Fox said on Tuesday.

Fox says Conservative leadership shouldn't be rushed despite Johnson's lead

Jun 18 2019

ANKARA The contest to choose a leader for Britain's governing Conservative Party should not be rushed even though Boris Johnson holds a clear lead, British trade minister Liam Fox said on Tuesday.

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