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  1. Middle East, 4:43 AMErdogan rules out a meeting with Egypt's SisiRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday ruled out meeting with Egypt's President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi until death sentences for former Islamist president Mohammed Morsi and other Muslim Brotherhood leaders are lifted, the Turkish Hurriyet newspaper reported. "My stance on that issue is clear; in the first place, I will not meet Sisi until the decisions of death penalty for Morsi and his friends are reviewed and lifted.

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  2. Merkel Visits Turkey As Displaced Syrians Crowd BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Weekday Magazine

    Tens of thousands of displaced Syrians remained stranded at the border with Turkey on February 8 after escaping a Russia-backed government offensive in Aleppo. Meanwhile, German Chancellor Angela Merkel was due to meet later on February 8 in Ankara with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu.

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  3. Turkey steps up involvement in Syria conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Age

    ... the Assad regime has cut the north-south corridor . . . Turkey is under threat," Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was quoted by the Hurriyet newspaper as telling reporters on his plane after a visit to Latin America. "We don't want to fall ...

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  4. Erdogan: US must choose between Turkey, Kurdish forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of Israel

    Turkey's president lashed out at the United States a week after President Barack Obama's envoy visited a northern Syrian town that is under the control of Syrian Kurdish forces, which Ankara considers terrorists. In comments published Sunday, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Washington should choose between Turkey and the Kurdish Democratic Union Party, or PYD, as its partner.

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  5. Ecuador's President Rafael Correa, right, shakes hands with Turkey's...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    The reason Russia is possibly building a new airbase on the Turkish border inside Syria became clearer today as Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan hinted Turkey could enter the war on the side of the anti-Assad forces who Russia has been primarily targeting. The Syrian government made major gains against the Sunni opposition in recent weeks as the Syrian city of Aleppo looked to fall from the opposition's control.

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  6. Erdogan hits Obama for backing 'terrorist' Kurds after U.S. envoy visits KobaniRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Turkey's president lashed out at the United States a week after President Barack Obama's envoy visited a northern Syrian town that is under the control of Syrian Kurdish forces, which Ankara considers terrorists. In comments published Sunday, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Washington should choose between Turkey and the Kurdish Democratic Union Party, or PYD, as its partner.

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  7. What Is Wall Street?; UN Vows to Get Tough on North: Sunday Wrap an hour agoRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... a request to be part of the U.S.-led coalition that went into Iraq to topple Saddam Hussein. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said it won't make the same mistake again

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  8. Turkey under pressure as Syrians mass at borderRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... that Turkey, another opposition ally, is preparing for a military invasion of Syria. Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, speaking during a visit to Senegal on Friday, dismissed the Russian claim as "laughable" and blamed Moscow for the deaths ...

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  9. Erdogan: Turkey to open its border to Syrian refugees 'if necessary'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Turkey is ready "if necessary" to let in tens of thousands of Syrian refugees trapped on its border after fleeing a regime assault, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said. Thousands of Syrians, mostly women and children, have fled toward the Turkish border since Friday from the northern Syrian city of Aleppo to escape a major regime offensive backed by Russian air strikes.

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  10. RAF jets intercept Russian planes 50 times, FoI request revealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Basingstoke Gazette

    ... the allied Nato nations that they haven't gone away." At the end of last month, Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, warned Moscow that it will "endure the consequences" if its jets continued to enter the country's airspace. The warning came ...

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  11. Taking the road to disaster in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    "I am laughing about Russia's approach," said President Recep Tayyip Erdogan when answering Russian claims that Turkey is preparing a military operation in Syria. Next day he was asked whether there could be a de-facto situation in Syria.

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  12. Turkey will open its border to 35,000 Syrian refugees 'if necessary'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... for a third day on Sunday, amid warnings of a mounting humanitarian crisis. Today, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the country would open the borders 'if necessary' in the event of an 'extraordinary crisis'. This week's major military ...

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  13. Fleeing Violence 35000 Syrians Mass at Turkish BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Skanner

    ... that Turkey, another opposition ally, is preparing for a military invasion of Syria. Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, speaking during a visit to Senegal on Friday, dismissed the Russian claim as "laughable" and blamed Moscow for the deaths ...

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  14. Erdogan signals Turkey won't stay out of Syria if asked to helpRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said his country should not repeat in Syria the same mistake it made in Iraq when it turned down a U.S. request to be part of the coalition that toppled Saddam Hussein. "We don't want to fall into the same mistake in Syria as in Iraq," the president said, recounting how Turkey's parliament denied a U.S. request to use its territories for the invasion of Iraq in 2003.

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  15. Turkey to let in Syrians fleeing Aleppo assault 'if necessary'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... and have no other choice, if necessary, we have to and will let our brothers in," Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said. Turkey's Oncupinar border crossing with Syria remained closed on Sunday to thousands of asylum seekers for the third day. ...

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  16. Erdogan calls on US to choose between Turkey or Syrian KurdsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    Istanbul: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan expressed anger over a US official's visit to a Kurdish militia group controlling the Syrian town of Kobane, urging Washington to choose between Turkey and the "terrorists" there. A delegation including senior US diplomat Brett McGurk, special envoy to an international coalition fighting IS in Syria and Iraq, last week met members of the Kurdish People's Protection Units , a powerful militia that is in control of Kobane.

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  17. Turkey's Syria ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Weekly Standard

    Syrian refugees wait at the Turkish-Syrian border to cross into Turkey, September 18, 2014. Credit: Halil Fidan / Anadolu Agency / Getty Even before Vice President Joe Biden met with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara last week, the Turks were displeased.

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  18. Five Words? Next Year Will Be WorseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | The Weekly Standard

    ... Iran, and Assad-the Syrian war is a national security matter. Therefore, Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan believes it is vital to keep open his supply lines to anti-Assad groups, even as Putin's forces are campaigning to close them down. In ...

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  19. Turkey may hold ministerial-level contact with Egypt for now, says PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has categorically ruled out meeting with Egypt's President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi until death penalty sentences for ousted Islamist president Mohamed Morsi and other Muslim Brotherhood leaders are lifted, while giving a green light for ministerial-level talks between the two estranged countries. "My stance on that issue is clear; in the first place, I will not meet Sisi until the decisions of death penalty for Morsi and his friends are reviewed and lifted.

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  20. Intel service could meet jailed PKK leader: ErdoganRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    The country's intelligence service could begin meetings with Abdullah Ocalan of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party , but the government should not accept the jailed leader as a counterpart in steps to revive the stalled "resolution" process aiming to end Turkey's three-decade long PKK conflict, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said. "I said, 'The resolution process is in the fridge.'

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