Turkish president phones Azerbaijani counterpart
On August 26, President of the Republic of Turkey Abdullah Gul made a telephone call to President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev.
.com | Turkey's moderate president bows out - for now
Turkey's president Abdullah Gul moves out of the presidential palace in Ankara on Thursday an isolated figure, frozen out of the new government, with his wife Hayrunnisa complaining bitterly of smears against her husband.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Ahmet Davutoglu has played a crucial role in Turkish foreign policy for more than a decade
A former academic, Ahmet Davutoglu has served the Justice and Development Party faithfully since 2002, as an adviser to prime ministers Abdullah Gul and Recep Tayyip Erdogan and, for the past five years, as foreign minister.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Erdogan allies likely to dominate new cabinet
Turkey's outgoing president Abdullah Gul makes a speech during a reception at the Presidential Palace of Cankaya in Ankara, yesterday.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
How effective will Erdogan be as Turkey's new President?
The future of Turkey depends not only on Recep Tayyip Erdogan's ambitions but also strategies of the opposition parties, which have proven to be ineffective so far.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
The China Post
Outgoing President Gul 'frozen out of running' for Turkey PM
Turkey's outgoing President Abdullah Gul is not being considered as a possible successor to Recep Tayyip Erdogan as prime minister, a senior ruling party official said Sunday.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
President-elect Erdogan seeks to keep grip on Turkey's ruling party
Turkish president-elect Tayyip Erdogan will reshuffle the upper echelons of his ruling party in the coming weeks, in a bid to snuff out rumblings of division and maintain his grip on the political movement he forged more than decade ago.
Turkey not to open borders with Armenia, ambassador says
The reports on opening of borders between Turkey and Armenia are nothing more than a rumor, Turkish Ambassador to Azerbaijan, Ismail Alper Coskun told reporters on Aug. 15. He was commenting on the reports by some media on the possibility of opening the Turkish-Armenian border following the creation of a new government in Turkey.
Funeral held for former Besiktas chairman
Turkish President Abdullah Gul on Friday joined Besiktas fans and mourners from rival clubs in paying their respects to Seba at his funeral in Istanbul.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Asia News Network
Petaling Jaya: What does Erdogan mean?
When the results came through on Sunday, it was no surprise. Recep Tayyip Erdogan won again.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Sarkisian Echoes Armenian Anger At Erdogan
Turkey - Newly elected Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his wife Ermine wave at supporters from the balcony of the AKP party headquarters during the celebrations of his victory in the presidential election vote in Ankara on August 10, 2014 President Serzh Sarkisian has launched a scathing attack on Recep Tayyip Erdogan in response to what ... (more)
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Turkey heads into uncharted waters
Recep Tayip Erdogan easily achieved his wish to become the first directly elected president of Turkey.
Turkey to get new prime minister in two weeks
Having just voted the current incumbent into presidential office, Turkey will get a new prime minister on August 27, selected by the ruling party.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
The China Post
Turks vote in first direct presidential election
Turks voted Sunday in their first direct presidential election, a watershed event in the country's 91-year history that could cement Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's position as Turkey's all-powerful leader.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Erdogan vows 'strong new Turkey' in final election rally
TURKISH Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday roused tens of thousands of supporters with a call for a strong and new Turkey, as he held his final mass rally ahead of presidential polls he is widely expected to win.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
A look at Turkey's electoral process
Turks vote Sunday in the country's first direct presidential election. Presidents were previously elected by Parliament - apart from former Gen.
Turks to vote in presidential election seen as turning point; PM Erdogan strong favorite
In this Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014 photo, Turkish Prime Minister and presidential candidate Recep Tayyip Erdogan salutes as addresses a business meeting in Ankara, Turkey.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Divisive Erdogan favorite in Turkey president vote
A poster of Prime Minister and presidential candidate in Turkey's Aug. 10 presidential election, Recep Tayyip Erdogan that reads "National Will, National Power" in Istanbul, Turkey, Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Erdogan's Triumphant March To Presidency
ERDOGAN'S TRIUMPHANT MARCH TO PRESIDENCY Mirror Spectator Editorial 8-9 By Edmond Y. Azadian Is it a guilty thought for any Armenian to wish that Turkey were to be wiped off the map the way historic Armenia was? Whether guilty or just, that is not a probability in the present world order, where Turkey is gaining prominence thanks to its strategic ... (more)
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Erdogan uses Gaza as a campaign tool
Israel's Gaza operation has become one of the central themes of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's campaign for the presidency culminating in an election this Sunday, Aug. 10, the first ever by public vote.