Sunday Jul 20
Cypriots mark 40th anniversary of invasion
With a celebratory parade on one side and memorial services on the other, the two sides of divided Cyprus marked the 40th anniversary of Turkey's invasion that cleaved the island along ethnic lines.
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Sat Jul 19, 2014
Protest staged in Turkey against Israeli Gaza offensive
Responding to a protest call by Turkish humanitarian aid foundation IHH, people started to gather in front of the Israeli consulate after the feast breaking time.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Israel reduces diplomatic staff in Turkey following violent pro-Palestinian protests
Demonstrators shout slogans in front of the Israeli Embassy in Ankara, as they protest against Israel's military action in Gaza, on July 18, 2014.
Israeli Forces Press Hunt for Tunnels as Gaza Casualties Mount
Israeli forces advanced into the Gaza Strip to broaden their efforts to shut down infiltration tunnels, as Palestinian casualties mounted.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Palestinian president to make official visit to Turkey
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will be in Ankara on Friday as part of a two-day official visit upon the invitation of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Anadolu Agency reported.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Turkey Confirms Its Responsibility For Sivas Massacre
TURKEY CONFIRMS ITS RESPONSIBILITY FOR SIVAS MASSACRE July 15, 2014 ANKARA - A top official audit board report into the 1993 Sivas Massacre has declared that the Turkish state is responsible for the arson attack on the MadÄ±mak Hotel, in which 35 Alawite intellectuals were burnt alive and two assailants died, as well as for deficiencies ... (more)
Iraqi Kurds Talk Independence But Move For Stronger Position In Iraq
Kurdish leader Masud Barzani has kept up a barrage of public statements suggesting the Kurdish region is now ready to move swiftly toward statehood.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Emir visits Turkey
The Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani with Turkish President Abdullah Gul at the Presidential Palace in Ankara yesterday.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
The Daily Star
Barzani in Turkey amid independence moves
Kurdish Regional Government President Masoud Barzani speaks during an interview with Reuters in Arbil, in Iraq's Kurdistan region May 12, 2014.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Erdogan: no normalizing of ties with Israel
Turkey's president on Friday called on Israel to halt its offensive on the Gaza Strip and not to carry out a ground incursion, while the prime minister said there can be no normalizing of Turkish-Israeli ties as long as Israel's actions continue.
Turkish opposition appeals to Constitutional Court regarding intelligence activity
Baku, Azerbaijan, July 11 By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend: The opposition party in Turkey, CHP appealed to the Turkish Constitutional Court on the abolition of the law "On the activity of intelligence", the Turkish TRT Haber TV channel reported.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
17:02 07.07.14 Turkmenistan - s gas will flow to Europe via Turkey
In a bid to reduce dependency on Russia, Turkmenistan's gas will reach Europe via Turkey, based on an energy cooperation agreement, reports New Europe .
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Richard Giragosian: Armenians Worry Over Erdogan's Probable Presidency
RICHARD GIRAGOSIAN: ARMENIANS WORRY OVER ERDOGAN'S PROBABLE PRESIDENCY 20:42 07.07.2014 Turkey is slated to elect a president by popular vote for the first time on Aug. 10, and parties have been announcing their candidates for the upcoming race.
Turkish minister says AKP aims for Erdogan victory with '90 percent of votes'
The Turkish defense minister has said Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan could win the upcoming August presidential elections with 90 percent of the votes through "good work" during the campaign Hurriyet Daily News reported "This government has given self-esteem to the people.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Turkish PM Erdogan says he'll run for president -NHK World English
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has announced his candidacy in next month's presidential election.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Erdogan on the move
Turkey's ruling AK party is due to announce its presidential election candidate.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
The Washington Post
Turkish PM expected to seek presidential election
In this photo released by the Turkish Presidency Press Office, Turkish President Abdullah Gul, right, and Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan speak during a meeting in Istanbul, Turkey, Sunday, June 29, 2014.
Turkmenistan, Turkey discuss prospects for cooperation
Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and his Turkish counterpart Abdullah Gul had a phone conversation and discussed the prospects for bilateral cooperation, a message from the Turkmen government said on June 30. "Exchanging views on the prospects for development of the traditional relations, the presidents praised the efforts of the two ... (more)
Turkey will not change its attitude to Armenia, even if Ban Ki-moon becomes its President
No matter who becomes the next president of Turkey, the country will not change its position or attitude towards Armenia, Turkologist Ruben Melkoyan told reporters on June 30. Turkey is due to hold a presidential election on August 10 after incumbent Abdullah Gul's seven-year term expires.
Abdullah Gul steps back from presidential race
President Abdullah Gul has confirmed that he will not run for a second term in the upcoming presidential elections in August, HA1 4rriyet Daily News reported.