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Turkey's Erdogan says S-400s delivery for early July

Turkey's Erdogan says S-400s delivery for early July

Turkey expects the delivery of the controversial Russian S-400 missile defence system to begin in July, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was quoted as saying in Turkish media on Sunday.

Turkey's Erdogan says Istanbul vote re-run is 'best step'

Turkey's Erdogan says Istanbul vote re-run is 'best step'

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday welcomed a controversial order to re-run the recent Istanbul election after complaints of corruption as the "best step" for the country.

Trump, Erdogan discuss working group on Russian S-400 missile system

Trump, Erdogan discuss working group on Russian S-400 missile system

US President Donald Trump and Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan in a phone call on Monday discussed a Turkish proposal to strike a joint working group on its planned purchase of a Russian S-400 missile defence system, the Turkish Presidency said.

Erdogan slams Macron over 'Armenia genocide' remembrance

Erdogan slams Macron over 'Armenia genocide' remembrance

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan upped his war of words Saturday with French counterpart Emmanuel Macron for creating a day of remembrance for the 1915 Armenian "genocide".

Erdogan slams women's day rally over 'rude' behaviour

Erdogan slams women's day rally over 'rude' behaviour

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday lambasted participants of the International Women's Day march in Istanbul over what he described as "disrespect" during the Islamic call to prayer.

Erdogan, Putin meet for Syria talks amid disagreements on 'safe zone'

Erdogan, Putin meet for Syria talks amid disagreements on 'safe zone'

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Moscow on Wednesday for talks expected to focus on the conflict in Syria, including their differences on a proposed "safe zone" near the Turkish border.

Erdogan slams Bolton's 'unacceptable' comments on Syrian Kurdish militia

Erdogan slams Bolton's 'unacceptable' comments on Syrian Kurdish militia

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday slammed as a "grave mistake" comments by White House National Security adviser John Bolton over the Syrian Kurdish militia, highlighting tensions between Ankara and Washington.

Erdogan, Putin set to meet ahead of US pullout from Syria

Erdogan, Putin set to meet ahead of US pullout from Syria

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin - two key players involved in the conflict in Syria - are due to hold another meeting to discuss the departure of US troops from the war-torn country.

Turkey to delay Syria operation, Islamic State mounts attack in southeast

Turkey to delay Syria operation, Islamic State mounts attack in southeast

Turkey will postpone a military operation against Syrian Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday as he "cautiously" welcomed a US decision to withdraw its troops in the area.

Erdogan, Putin celebrate key step in Russia-Turkey gas pipeline

Erdogan, Putin celebrate key step in Russia-Turkey gas pipeline

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Monday marked the completion of the offshore phase of a gas pipeline underneath the Black Sea ...

Turkey's Erdogan says Khashoggi recordings 'appalling', shocked Saudi intelligence

Turkey's Erdogan says Khashoggi recordings 'appalling', shocked Saudi intelligence

President Tayyip Erdogan said recordings related to the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, which Turkey has shared with Western allies, are ‘appalling’ and shocked a Saudi intelligence officer ...

Turkey slams 'unacceptable' French comments over Khashoggi probe

Turkey slams 'unacceptable' French comments over Khashoggi probe

Turkey on Monday lashed out at "unacceptable" comments by the French foreign minister who accused President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of playing a "political game" over the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.