The United Nations Population Fund has opened a new regional office in Istanbul on Tuesday, with the Turkish minister of foreign affairs, Ahmet Davutoğlu also participating in the opening ceremony.
According to the deputy prime minister of Somalia, Turkey can play a mentor role as 'least developed countries need a guide, a mentor, a patron that speaks on their behalf [and] Turkey is taking that role.' FM Ahmet Davutoğlu, meanwhile, proposes to the UN chief a change in the name of the Least Developed Countries Conference, as he says 'the expression is disturbing'
These are some of the major headlines and their summaries in the Turkish press on May 9, 2011. The Hürriyet Daily News does not vouch for their accuracy.
Turkey has urged the United Nations to back the recent Palestinian reconciliation deal between rival Hamas and Al Fatah.
Thirteen Turkish citizens who were arrested by Georgia were released Sunday after a series of diplomatic initiatives by Ankara, Turkish officials said Monday.
Over the last decade, Turkish-Greek relations have transformed dramatically. The relations have adopted a 'softer' language of cooperation and dialogue.
These are some of the major headlines and their summaries in Turkish press on May 8, 2011. The Hürriyet Daily News & Economic Review does not vouch for their accuracy.
The world political order must be more multilateral and participatory, and must represent all humanity, Turkish FM Davutoğlu said Sunday.
Reducing the number of countries on the list of Least Developed Countries, or LDCs, will be a main priority for Turkey, according to a Turkish official.
Turkish FM Davutoğlu said the US and NATO have adopted the road map that Ankara has written for Libya. (UPDATED)
These are some of the major headlines and their summaries in Turkish press on May 6, 2011. The Hürriyet Daily News & Economic Review does not vouch for their accuracy.
Turkey's expanded road map for a cease-fire and transition in Libya was rejected by a Libyan opposition spokesperson following an international meeting.
As election squares are enlivened, party leaders are lashing out at each other in the worst manner in order to influence voters and grab their attention.
An international meeting on Libya agreed Thursday on a new fund to aid the country's rebels as Turkey called for a seven-day timeline in which to negotiate a cease-fire.
These are some of the major headlines and their summaries in Turkish press on May 4, 2011. The Hürriyet Daily News & Economic Review does not vouch for their accuracy.
A Danish court will hear in August the case against the Denmark-based satellite TV channel Roj TV, a Danish minister said Tuesday.
Global powers were set to meet in Rome on Thursday to find ways to help finance the rebels in Libya and discuss possible diplomatic solutions to the conflict.
The Turkish Foreign Ministry on Wednesday denied that the embassy in Tripoli had been set on fire but did say that they could not verify if it had been shot at or not, ministry sources said. (UPDATED)
Is the PM trying to have the ruling AKP replace the MHP in the hearts and minds of Turkish nationalists by means of removing a symbolic gesture towards Armenia?
These are some of the major headlines and their summaries in Turkish press on May 3, 2011. The Hürriyet Daily News & Economic Review does not vouch for their accuracy.
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