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Dec 22, 2017
Turkey summons UAE diplomat over tweet on misdoings of 'ancestors of Recep Tayyip Erdogan'Turkey summoned a senior UAE diplomat to complain about a tweet by an Emirati minister that infuriated Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Dec 21, 2017
Turkey seeks to jail NBA star Enes Kanter for insulting President Recep Tayyip ErdoganKanter, who has previously compared Erdogan to Adolf Hitler, lives in the United States and will be tried in absentia.
Dec 18, 2017
Recep Erdogan attacks Donald Trump over Jerusalem decision, says Turkey to open 'embassy to Palestine in Jerusalem'President Recep Tayyip Erdogan expressed hope that Turkey would soon be able to open an embassy to a Palestinian state in East Jerusalem
Dec 13, 2017
Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan calls for recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Palestine; terms Israel a 'terror' stateTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday urged the world to recognise occupied East Jerusalem as the "capital of Palestine"
Dec 12, 2017
Turkey, Russia warn US over shifting embassy to Jerusalem, say move can derail Israel-Palestine peace processRecep Tayyip Erdogan and Vladimir Putin have warned that Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital risks escalating tension in the region.
Nov 29, 2017
Turkish police raid 49 cities, detain over 300 soldiers over links to US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah GulenTurkish police have launched raids in 49 cities to detain over 300 soldiers accused of links to the group blamed for last year's attempted coup, state media reported Wednesday.
Nov 28, 2017
Turkey president Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he reached same 'wavelength' with Donald Trump in callTurkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan says in a telephone conversation he held with US president Donald Trump last week, the two leaders were on the same "wavelength."
Nov 17, 2017
Recep Tayyip Erdogan pulls Turkish troops from NATO drill in Norway amid new tensions with Western alliesTurkey, which became a member of NATO in 1952, is a key member of the alliance but tensions have grown in recent months over its crackdown after the failed coup and Ankara's increasingly close alliance with Russia
Nov 13, 2017
At least 210 killed, over 1,700 injured as 7.3 magnitude earthquake rocks Iraq-Iran border; death toll expected to riseAt least 210 people were killed in Iran and Iraq on Sunday when a powerful magnitude 7.3 earthquake hit the region, state media in the two countries said.
Nov 02, 2017
Turkey detains 283 suspected Islamic State militants, seizes 66 improvised explosive devicesSecurity officials say police have detained 283 suspected Islamic State group militants in Turkey in the past 11 days.