The strategic council established between Turkey and Azerbaijan in September comes on the heels of different mechanisms Ankara has established with some of its neighbors. 'I would not say that we have been repeating someone’s experience,' Azerbaijan's Deputy Foreign Minister Araz Azimov tells the Daily News
While Turkey is diverging from the West sharply on the Libyan case, a new round of journalist arrests last week was greeted like a cold shower in Western capitals.
Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu will attend an informal meeting Saturday of the European Union foreign ministers.
Raminder Jassal, the ambassador of India to Ankara, died of cancer Friday, the embassy has confirmed.
Turkey’s foreign minister said Thursday that his important visit to Greece this week has helped to promote détente between the two Aegean neighbors.
No Turkish citizens were harmed in Friday’s massive Japanese earthquake, Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said, citing initial reports.
Turkish Prime Minister Erdoğan met with US Ambassador to Turkey Ricciardone on Friday, after a short-term strain due to remarks by the ambassador on detained journalists.
Japan is no stranger to earthquakes, but the one that hit Friday struck fear into the heart of a Turkish citizen who experienced it from his 17th-floor office in Tokyo.
These are some of the major headlines and their summaries in Turkish press on March 10, 2011. The Hürriyet Daily News & Economic Review does not vouch for their accuracy.
Turkey's foreign minister has visited Western Thrace and met Turks living in Xanthi during his trip to Greece. Davutoğlu asks Turks to preserve their unity and solidarity and be socially, culturally and economically active as Greek citizens, while not forgetting that they are also European citizens at the same time
Tensions between Turkey and Greece have been reduced considerably since the ‘earthquake diplomacy’ of 1999, yet problems have remained due to military flights by both countries over disputed parts of the Aegean Sea. Now, however, the two neighbors are planning to introduce measures to reduce such flights
With European Union heavyweights pushing for a no-fly zone over conflict-ridden Libya, Turkey is sticking to its stance against military intervention.
Turkey does not perceive Greece as a threat and expects its Aegean neighbor to take a similar tack, Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu said Tuesday.
Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu is paying a two-day visit to Greece upon the invitation of his Greek counterpart, Dimitris Droutsas. ‘We want to accelerate the impetus on bilateral relations that gained momentum after Prime Minister Erdoğan’s visit to Greece in 2010,’ says a Turkish Foreign Ministry official
The United Nations and its policy-making bodies should not anymore be comprised of winners of the World War II, according to Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu.
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Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu's visit to Greece this week is a cause of concern for some in the country, especially given his intended trip to meet local Turks in western Thrace.
Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu said Turkey did not compete with any regional countries and that Turkey was a 'moderate force' in the region.
One would hope that closer relations with the US these days would also nudge Turkey's rhetoric from cold realism toward one that has more of a universal tone.
Turkish President Abdullah Gül has delivered a message to Egypt’s new military rulers that a strong army is no guarantee for a strong country, during his critical visit to Cairo. ‘The council should aim for a strong Egypt,” says President Gül, strongly emphasizing democracy
These are some of the major headlines and their summaries in Turkish press on March 3, 2011. The Hürriyet Daily News & Economic Review does not vouch for their accuracy.
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