Tag: Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Turkish Opposition Leads in Vote to Run Istanbul and Other Key Cities, Preliminary Results Show

In a significant development, preliminary results from Turkey's local elections indicate a strong showing for the opposition, particularly…

Turkish president to meet Zelensky in Istanbul on Russia-Ukraine crisis

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will meet his Ukrainian counterpart Volodymyr Zelensky here on Friday to discuss the…

Turkey’s Symbolic Resistance Against Israel – Ankara Strategic Use of Islamic Solidarity for National Interests

In a revelation that has stirred controversy in diplomatic circles, Turkey's apparent resistance against Israel has been exposed…

Turkish President calls Israel a ‘terror state’

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has branded Israel a “terror state” that is committing “genocide” in Gaza and…

Armenia and Azerbaijan to hold peace talks in Spain after Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

The leaders of Armenia and Azerbaijan are scheduled to meet on Thursday, October 5, in the Spanish city…

Turkey and Russia agree to trade in national currencies

Turkey and Russia have reached an agreement to start using their national currencies, the lira and the ruble,…

Putin and Erdogan to discuss Black Sea grain deal, Syria, and S-400s in Sochi

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan are set to meet in the Black Sea…

German MP detained in Turkey for social media posts critical of Erdogan

A German lawmaker of Kurdish origin was detained for several hours at an airport in Turkey earlier this…

Turkey’s failure to address racism against Arabs could backfire on Erdogan

Turkey has a long history of anti-Arabism dating back to the Ottoman Empire, which has risen significantly in…

Erdogan begins third term as Turkey’s president with lavish ceremony amid economic woes

Recep Tayyip Erdogan was sworn in for his third term as Turkey’s president on Saturday, promising to serve…

Turkish opposition leader vows to restore democracy in final bid to unseat Erdogan

Turkish voters will head to the polls on Sunday for the final round of the presidential election, which…

Turkey heads for runoff in presidential elections

Turkey is set to hold a second round of voting on May 28 to decide who will be…