Recep Tayyip Erdogan
January 4, 2016

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said Thursday that Turkey and Israel should admit they need each other. “Israel needs a country like Turkey in this region. We, too, should admit that we need a country like Israel,” Erdoğa...

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December 20, 2015

Baghdad on Sunday welcomed Turkey’s move to pull troops out of northern Iraq but said it would keep up efforts at the UN to achieve a full withdrawal. “What has been reported in the media is a step in the right direction,” Foreign Minister ...

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December 10, 2015

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday called for sanctions against Turkey, following the downing this week by Turkey of a Russian warplane. The decree published on the Kremlin’s website Saturday came hours after Turkish Preside...

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December 8, 2015

Propaganda about ISIS oil has become Moscow’s tactical weapon of choice in the struggle over Turkey’s downing of a Russian SU-24 fighter jet. But, for now, with Turkey giving as good as it gets, the shots have not yet hit their mark. Whatev...

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November 30, 2015

Turkey’s president has said he will step down if Russian claims that Turkey buys oil from Daesh are proved and has called on Russian President Vladimir Putin to do the same if they are not. Recep Tayyip Erdogan made the pledge while talking...

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