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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October 20, 2015

Kurdish nationalism emerged during the twentieth century following the disintegration of the Ottoman Empire and the formation of the new nation-states across the Middle East. While there is a stronger sense of nationalism in Kurds who remai...

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October 1, 2015

A Turkish plane carrying the workers from the Iraqi capital Baghdad landed at an Ankara airport, where they were embraced by their relatives. The men were among 18 employees of major Turkish construction firm Nurol Insaat abducted on Septem...

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iraq rajab tayyip ardogan
September 22, 2015

During the 1990s, Iraq was a quickly modernising country and among some of Turkey’s leading trade partners. However, in 2003 Iraq was confronted with a United States led invasion and overwhelming sanctions put in place by the United Nations...

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September 4, 2015

Relations between Turkey and Kuwait were established in 1969 after the accreditation of the Turkish Embassy in Beirut to Kuwait. However, until recently, their relationship had not really shown signs of significant growth. Advancements in t...

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August 30, 2015

Both Turkey and Qatar share many things in common, with cooperation between the two states having been maintained since the 1970s. During the 1980s, both countries began singing bilateral agreements with one another causing their previously...

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August 20, 2015

Turkey is one of the UAE’s largest trading partners, with USD 9 billion in annual bilateral trade volume. The relations between the two states had, in the past, been based on good levels of respect and dialogue that endured for many y...

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