US President Donald Trump on Monday imposed sanctions on Turkey, raising tariffs on Turkish steel up to 50 percent and halted negotiations over a $100 billion trade deal with Turkey.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he was confident Saturday there would be no sanctions against Turkey over a controversial Russian missile deal following reassurances from US leader Donald Trump at a meeting between the two leaders.
Turkey’s High Election Board has rejected a request by President Tayyip Erdogan’s AK Party to recount all votes in 31 Istanbul districts, a board member said yesterday, but his party vowed to challenge the decision.
President Tayyip Erdogan’s AK Party is seeking a full recount of all votes cast in local elections in Istanbul, a senior party official said on Sunday, a week after initial results showed a narrow victory for Turkey’s main opposition party.
Turkey’s main opposition party said on Saturday its candidate for mayor of Istanbul retained his narrow lead over President Tayyip Erdogan’s AK Party candidate after recounts in nearly half of the city’s ballot boxes.
Turkey’s Tayyip Erdogan suffers a severe setback as his ruling AK Party lost control of the capital Ankara.
Turks voted yesterday in local elections that President Tayyip Erdogan has described as a matter of survival for the country.
The US withdrawal from Syria must be planned carefully, Recep Tayyip Erdogan said.
Erdogan says missing Khashoggi was the victim of a premeditated “brutal murder,”.
Fresh turbulence erupted in the US-Turkish relationship on Friday. In a Twitter post, US President Donald Trump announced that he had authorized higher tariffs on imports from Turkey.
Turkey’s lira pulls back from a record low of 7.24 to the dollar after the central bank pledged to provide liquidity.
President Tayyip Erdogan denies that Turkey is in a currency crisis.
Erdogan warns the US that sanctions would not force Ankara to “step back”.
Turkey’s state of emergency which was imposed after the failed 2016 coup came to an end yesterday.
Turkey dismisses more than 18,000 civil servants, half of them from the police force.
The changes in the latest decree will take effect when Erdogan takes the oath of office.
Turkey’s Tayyip Erdogan emerges victorious from his biggest electoral challenge.
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has won more than half the votes.
A small Turkish Islamist party says it would field a candidate in the June 24 presidential snap election.
Erdogan was expecting to hold a campaign rally in a European city next month.
Putin visits Turkey to launch a nuclear power project and coordinate war policy in Syria.
World leaders warns Trump of recognizing Jerusalem as the Israeli capital.
Turkey’s behaviour “unacceptable” and Germany has duty to protect citizens.
Hundreds of thousands of Turks rallied to mark the anniversary of last year’s failed coup on Saturday, in show of support for Erdogan.