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Mass trial of Turkey alleged coup ringleaders resumes

Mass trial of Turkey alleged coup ringleaders resumes

A mass trial in Turkey is set to resume Monday of more than 220 suspects, including former generals, accused of being among the ringleaders of last year's coup bid to unseat President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Iraqi PM Abadi meets Erdogan for talks on Kurd vote

Iraqi PM Abadi meets Erdogan for talks on Kurd vote

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan promised on Wednesday to strengthen cooperation as ties between their two countries warm amid shared opposition to the Kurdish independence vote.

Qatar FM holds talks with Turkish leaders

Qatar FM holds talks with Turkish leaders

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met with Qatar's Foreign Minister HE Sheikh Mohamed in Abdulrahman al-Thani in Ankara yesterday.

Erdogan tells visiting US defence chief 'uneasy' over arming Kurds

Erdogan tells visiting US defence chief 'uneasy' over arming Kurds

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday told visiting Pentagon chief Jim Mattis of Turkey's uneasiness over Washington arming a Syrian Kurdish militia viewed as a terror group by Ankara, a policy which has strained ties between the NATO allies.

Erdogan urges Turkish Germans to reject Merkel party, coalition partner

Erdogan urges Turkish Germans to reject Merkel party, coalition partner

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stepped into Germany's election campaign on Friday, calling on ethnic Turks not to vote next month for the two parties in Chancellor Angela Merkel's ruling grand coalition.

Erdogan sees progress in resolving GCC crisis

Erdogan sees progress in resolving GCC crisis

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said his visit to the Gulf region made a contribution to easing the GCC crisis, but indicated that more time was needed to end the standoff.

Emir leads well-wishers to welcome Turkish President

Emir leads well-wishers to welcome Turkish President

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani led well-wishers to welcome the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his accompanying delegation upon arrival at Hamad International Airport on Monday.

Erdogan meets Saudi, Kuwaiti leaders in bid to defuse crisis

Erdogan meets Saudi, Kuwaiti leaders in bid to defuse crisis

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday began a key trip to the Gulf aimed at defusing the Gulf crisis , saying no one had an interest in prolonging the dispute.

Erdogan threatens to say 'goodbye' to EU

Erdogan threatens to say 'goodbye' to EU

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday warned the European Union that Ankara will walk away from its long-running membership process if new accession chapters are not opened.

Germany not 'convinced' Gulen behind failed Turkey coup

Germany not 'convinced' Gulen behind failed Turkey coup

Germany's intelligence chief on Saturday said that US-based Islamic preacher Fethullah Gulen was not the mastermind behind a failed July 15 coup aimed at ousting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Turkey warns 'fascist' Netherlands will pay in rally row

Turkey warns 'fascist' Netherlands will pay in rally row

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday warned the Netherlands would pay a price for preventing his ministers from holding rallies to win support in a referendum on expanding his powers, as a crisis escalated with Turkey's key EU partners.

Britain's May in Turkey to seek stronger ties after Bexit vote

Britain's May in Turkey to seek stronger ties after Bexit vote

British Prime Minister Theresa May arrived in Turkey on Saturday for her first visit since becoming premier, hoping to expand ties and seal a new trading relationship before Britain leaves the EU.