The Turkish foreign minister kicked off his weeklong trip to China on Thursday with a visit to one of the important centers of the historic Silk Road, the city of Kashgar in the Xinjiang autonomous region.
US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is heading for Asia and the Pacific to cement ties with some of Beijing's nervous neighbors as the Turkish foreign minister visits China to improve ties.
Since Turkey has no enemies in its vicinity, according to the government, what will it do with new-generation tanks, air-defense systems and frigates?
These are some of the major headlines and their summaries in Turkish press on October 26, 2010. The Hürriyet Daily News & Economic Review does not vouch for their accuracy.
With China rising as a world power, Turkey has intensified its efforts to increase dialogue, sending its foreign minister to the Asian nation for a weeklong trip just three weeks after receiving the Chinese prime minister.
The formation of an Iraqi government is crucial for Turkey as is the southern neighbor’s fight against the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party, or PKK, a Turkish official says.
If Turkey accepts the missile shield, the PM's image in the Middle East will be erased. If not Turkey will by default no longer be part of NATO.
The only explanation for the AKP's attitude toward Iran is its ideological affinity with the country and its dislike of the West.
Turkey is going through an extensive transformation process that is not fully grasped by all members of society, FM Ahmet Davutoğlu said Saturday.
Turkey is taking a risk with its strategy to avoid viewing Iran as a threat within NATO plans for a missile defense system and its lack of precautions in the face of Tehran’s armament, according to experts.
The defense minister speaks in a compromising tone about the missle shield, although the foreign minister has said Turkey perceives no security threat from its neighbors.
New York Times columnist Roger Cohen reiterated on Wednesday his support for Turkey’s 'imperfect' attempt with Brazil to negotiate a low-enriched uranium swap between Iran and the international community.
Chief of General Staff Gen. Işık Koşaner met with Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Thursday to present his institution’s unified military service proposal.
These are some of the major headlines and their summaries in Turkish press on October 19, 2010. The Hürriyet Daily News & Economic Review does not vouch for their accuracy.
Nihat Ergün's statements must be a follow-up from the PM’s claims that 'Muslims would never commit genocide,' and that 'Muslims would never resort to terror'.
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US President Barack Obama has to be supported, perhaps with a reluctant 'yes,' to the deployment of a missile shield on Turkish territory.
Six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council, or GCC and Turkey agree on a joint action plan in Kuwait to boost economic and political ties. ‘We believe that Turkey and the GCC have the same objectives in many fields,’ says Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu
Bağış' idea for a settlement-oriented meeting of the leaders of Turkey, Greece and the peoples of Cyprus is one that has been considered many times over.
These are some of the major headlines and their summaries in Turkish press on October 15, 2010. The Hürriyet Daily News & Economic Review does not vouch for their accuracy.
Turkey feels compelled to counter perceptions it is joining a club unsympathetic to Iran, one of its largest economic partners and Muslim neighbors.
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