Latest news

President Erdoğan

HDP, CHP criticize Erdogan’s claim that Demirtaş is a terrorist

Waar Media - 2017-07-09 17:53
WAAR-DUHOK: Pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) and Republican People’s Party (CHP) have criticized President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, who said he perceived HDP Co-chairperson Selahattin Demirtaş to be a terrorist. The HDP released a statement on Sa ...

Russian Defence Minister arrived in Istanbul and he will meet with Erdogan

Waar Media - 2017-07-02 17:14
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is hosting Russian Federation Defense Minister Sergey Kuzhugetovich Shoygu on Sunday at the Tarabya Presidential Palace in İstanbul, CNN Türk reported. Shoygu’s visit takes place following a recent exch ...

Erdoğan accuses marchers for justice of supporting terrorism

Waar Media - 2017-07-02 13:34
WAAR-DUHOK: Targeting the ‘March of Justice’ initiated by the main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP), President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Saturday accused the opposition of supporting terrorism. Speaking to provincial heads of the governing Justic ...

Erdoğan slams US decision to charge his bodyguards for Washington brawl

Waar Media - 2017-06-16 16:21
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan slammed a recent decision by US authorities to announce criminal charges against 12 members of Erdoğan’s security detail for attacking protesters outside the Turkish ambassador’s residence on May 16. Spe ...

Turkey Threatens to Strike YPG “All of a Sudden”

BAS News - 2017-05-01 00:44
ISTANBUL — Expressing concern over the strengthening military cooperation between the US and Syrian Kurds, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan threatened on Sunday that his country is likely to carry out further strikes on Kurdish fighters in Syria wi ...

Erdoğan: Turkey could come to Sinjar overnight

Waar Media - 2017-04-30 18:54
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkey will do what is necessary to counteract the Kurdistan Worker’s Party (PKK) and its offshoots, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said on Saturday. “The fight against terrorism is not optional, it is a must for us. We will not tolerate terr ...

Erdogan: Airstrike on Peshmerga “Mistake”

BAS News - 2017-04-28 22:42
ISTANBUL — Receiving Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani in Istanbul, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan stated last weeks airstrikes around Sinjar was “mistakenly” carried out that resulted in several Peshmerga casualties. The two offi ...

Barzani Congratulates Turkish President, PM on Victory in Referendum

BAS News - 2017-04-18 23:47
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani on Tuesday congratulated his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on the referendum held in the country on Sunday. According to a press release by Barzani’s office, he has also sent a message to Turki ...

Turkey extends emergency rule for another 3 months

Waar Media - 2017-04-18 14:41
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) government extended emergency rule for another three months during a National Security Council (MGK) meeting chaired by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Monday. During the meeting at the pr ...

Trump becomes first Western leader to congratulate Erdoğan on referendum

Waar Media - 2017-04-18 11:34
WAAR-DUHOK: US President Donald Trump spoke by phone on Monday with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and congratulated him on his victory in Sunday’s referendum on a constitutional package that will switch the country to an executive presidency and ...

Police terrorize people before Erdoğan's rally in Amed

ANF/English - 2017-04-01 14:16
The main Kurdish city Amed has been turned into an open prison before the rally to be held by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım today afternoon. ...

Brussels assailant turns out to be Erdoğan's man

ANF/English - 2017-03-31 19:21
Mehmet Gargılı who stabbed 3 Kurds including 66 years old Sultan Uğraş in Brussels yesterday turned out to be Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's man. ...

Barzani’s Meeting with Turkish PM in Pictures

BAS News - 2017-02-27 18:08
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani on Monday ended his diplomatic trip after meeting with the Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım. Prior to his last meeting, Barzani had discussions with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, exc ...

Erdoğan: Turkey could hold another referendum on restoring death penalty

Waar Media - 2017-02-25 12:03
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkey could head to yet another referendum to decide on whether to restore capital punishment if parliament disapproves of the change, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said on Feb. 24. “I said I would approve [restoring] the death pena ...

US Senator John McCain makes secret trip to Rojava (northern Syria)

Waar Media - 2017-02-23 13:58
WAAR-DUHOK: United States Rep. Senator, John McCain, who met with President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in Ankara on Monday, has announced that he secretly traveled to Rojava-northern Syria last weekend to speak with American military officials and Kurdish forc ...

Erdoğan’s Kurdish gangs

ANF/English - 2016-12-26 11:15
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan doesn’t only have gangs made up of secret soldiers brought from Eastern Turkistan and Kyrgzystan and Central Asia. He also has a secret gang of Kurds. ...

The secret gang of the Reis

ANF/English - 2016-12-20 12:47
Some emerging photographs show that the Turkish President Erdoğan is creating a new gang of recruits from Central Asia and the Caucasus. ...

Kurdish PYD leader says Turkey’s warrant to limit his travels to Europe

E-Kurd - 2016-12-01 09:59
BRUSSELS,— The co-chair of the Syrian Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD), Salih Muslim, said Turkey’s arrest warrant issued on Tuesday will limit his travel to Europe. Muslim, in an interview with Middle East Eye said Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo ...

Turkish troops incursion into Iraq threatens NATO unity

E-Kurd - 2016-11-06 20:17
Michael Rubin | American Enterprise Institute Turkish forces are massing along the Iraqi border while President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan threatens a further incursion into Iraq to prevent Iraqi forces—especially Shi’ite militias—from establishing control over ...

Turkey’s crackdown on Cumhuriyet shows true extent of Erdogan’s wrath

The Guardian - 2016-11-06 08:49
Arrests at secular and independent newspaper signify dark day for press freedomThere’s always a tipping point where democracy dies; and Turkey’s President Erdoğan reached it last week, when he dismissed another 10,000 civil servants, closed more media out ...

Iran executed three Turks days after visit of Erdoğan

Roji Kurd - 2016-11-01 00:01
Iranian authorities executed three Turkish nationals for drug trafficking last year only 11 days after a high-profile visit to Tehran by Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, it has emerged. Iran – which executed nearly 1,000 people last year, more t ...

Witnesses to Cizre massacre speak out in the UN

ANF/English - 2016-10-01 12:23
Two of the witnesses of the Cizre massacre spoke about the extent of the massacre committed under orders from Turkish president Tayyip Erdoğan s to the representative from the Special Unit formed in United Nations High Commissary for Human Rights. ...

The Man Who Defied Erdoğan

The Kurdish Project - 2016-08-30 19:07
Selahattin Demirtaş foiled the Turkish president’s plan for absolute power. The post The Man Who Defied Erdoğan appeared first on The Kurdish Project. ...

Police raid HDP offices in Istanbul

ANF/English - 2016-08-11 11:31
Special operations police raided the HDP offices in Istanbul after Turkish President Tayyip Erdoğan pointed the party as a target. ...

Erdogan accuses US general of siding with coup plotters

Waarmedia - 2016-07-31 19:02
Waar, Duhok: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has accused a US general of being “on the side of the plotters” in Turkey’s recent coup that led to the detention of thousands. Erdogan’s accusations came in response to comments by the head of US nation ...

Selahattin Demirtaş: Erdoğan should be tried

Waarmedia - 2016-05-30 01:34
Waar, Duhok: Co-chair of the pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic party (HDP) Selahattin Demirtaş has said that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan should stand trial accusing him of murdering Kurds and destroying villages and towns in the Kurdish-majority ...

Shouting at Erdoğan’s face in the US: Thief, Killer, and Dictator!

Hawar News - 2016-04-02 00:20
NEWS DESK – Turkish president Erdoğan was protested in the US with the slogans of “thief, killer, and dictator”. In order to attend the Nuclear Security Meeting in Washington, yesterday Erdoğan was in the US, yet none of the American officials were at the ...

Erdoğan Vows to Keep Shelling YPG in Rojava

BasNews - 2016-02-18 13:38
The Turkish president slams USA and UN for supporting the Syrian Kurdish forces ANKARA — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has declared that Turkey will not stop shelling the Syrian Kurdish forces near its borders in the North-East of Syria. In a me ...

Families of basement victims: The state should be afraid of us

ANF - 2016-02-08 13:22
Families of the people victimised in the basement of savagery expressed their anger at the Turkish government and the president Tayyip Erdoğan, and warned that everyone would be harmed if their children were harmed. ...

Turkey Criticises US over McGurk Visit to Rojava

BasNews - 2016-02-02 23:59
Turkish President Erdoğan says US is supporting a terrorist organization in PYD ANKARA - Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has criticized Washington for its military support for the Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) in Syrian Kurdistan because of ...

Kurdish MP Leyla Zana: I Will Have Three Requests For Erdoğan

BasNews - 2016-01-28 01:25
Pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) lawmaker Leyla Zana has announced three issues she will discuss with President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan if her request for a meeting with him is accepted. ANKARA - Pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) lawmake ...

Obama, Erdoğan speak & Vow Cooperation Against ISIS and PKK

BasNews - 2016-01-20 01:29
United States President Barack Obama and Turkey's President Tayyip Erdoğan pledged on Tuesday continued cooperation between Ankara and Washington ANKARA - United States President Barack Obama and Turkey's President Tayyip Erdoğan pledged on Tuesday contin ...

Turkey maintains its support to jihadi gangs through Turkish Red Crescent

Hawar News - 2016-01-20 00:09
NEWS DESK – Turkish President Erdoğan’s party AKP’s support to radical jihadi gang groups in Syria continues. It has been reported that Turkish AKP government sends munition and aid to radical jihadi groups on “Turkmen Mountain”. Pictures from the mountai ...

Erdoğan Insists upon Lifting HDP Leader’s Immunity

BasNews - 2016-01-07 15:07
Turkish president is against closing down the pro-Kurdish party completely ANKARA — Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has once again demanded the parliament to strip the People’s Democratic Party (HDP) officials of immunity and enable judicial aut ...

KRG Prime Minister Meets Turkish President in Istanbul

BasNews - 2015-12-28 00:05
Senior officials discuss bilateral relations ISTANBUL — While visiting Turkey, Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in Istanbul on Saturday December 26th, KRG’s official webs ...

Kurdish PM Barzani to Visit Turkey

BasNews - 2015-12-26 13:45
Nechirvan Barzani to meet Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan ERBIL – Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani to visit Turkey on Saturday and meet with Turkish leaders with fighting Islamic State and Kurdish peace process in Turkey top of his ...

Turkey Announces Troop Withdrawal From Iraq After Obama Call

BasNews - 2015-12-20 20:27
UN Security Council on Friday called on Turkey to withdrew troops from northern Iraq ANKARA - Turkey on Saturday said it would "continue" to pull its troops out of northern Iraq after US President Barack Obama urged President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to do so ...

MHP Leader: The Establishment of Great Kurdistan Already Planned

BasNews - 2015-12-16 17:17
Turkish President Erdoğan responsible for dividing Turkey, Bahçeli says ANKARA — Head of the Turkish Nationalist Movement (MHP) has criticized Turkish Government of losing control in Kurdish areas of Turkey. In a meeting with members of his party in Ankar ...

Erdoğan Promises to Resign if Putin's Claim Proven

BasNews - 2015-12-01 20:02
Putin: Turkey Shot Down Russian Jet to Protect Islamic State Oil PARIS – Russian President Vladimir Putin has used a speech at the Paris climate conference to level a series of accusations at Turkey, while pointedly refusing to meet his Turkish counterpar ...

Notable Kurdish Lawyer and Activist Killed in Diyarbakir Violence

BasNews - 2015-11-28 13:30
Turkish President Erdoğan confirms the killing of Kurdish lawyer ANKARA - A senior lawyer, criticised for saying the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) is not a terrorist group, was killed in clashes in Diyarbakir on Saturday, two sources from the pro-Kurdish ...

PKK Ends Unilateral Ceasefire in Turkey

BasNews - 2015-11-06 00:22
QANDIL – The Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) ended a month-old ceasefire in Turkey on Thursday, a day after Turkish President Tayyip Erdoğan vowed to continue attacks against it. In a statement released by pro-PKK Firat News agency, it said the ruling Just ...

Turkish military attacks YPG positions in Girê Spî

ANF - 2015-10-27 23:27
Turkish military continues its provocation at the border of Gire Spi in the wake of the threats uttered by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan against Rojava and YPG in Antep on October 24. ...

Bodies of 102 peace martyrs handed over to families

ANF - 2015-10-12 15:00
The bodies of 102 victims of the deadly blasts in Ankara have been handed to their families after the completion of post-mortem examinations in tears and amid protests against the AKP ruling and the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. ...

Photo of the Turkish savagery

ANF - 2015-10-04 16:52
Turkish state forces know no bounds in the savagery they commit against the Kurdish people whom they terrorize with a “clear instruction” of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu. ...

Erdogan says Syrian transitional phase could include Assad

Aranews - 2015-09-25 07:46
ARA News DAMASCUS – Syrian President Bashar al-Assad could have a role to play in a future political transition in his war-torn country, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan suggested for the first time. “The transitional process could be with him (Assa ...

Mock Erdoğan cover seized for ‘terrorism propaganda’

Jiyan - 2015-09-17 00:30
The cover of Turkish news magazine Nokta must have made President Erdoğan furious. It took only 4 hours for the police to raid Nokta offices and publishing house to seize the copies, after the magazine’s Monday cover was shared on Twitter on Sunday evenin ...

Turkish President Erdoğan Calls for November 1st Early Election

BasNews - 2015-08-24 07:46
ANKARA – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said on Friday he would call snap elections likely to be held on November 1 after coalition talks failed in an unprecedented political impasse. Erdoğan said he would meet the parliament speaker on Monday to ...

Kürkçü: Erdoğan has taken action for a coup

ANF - 2015-08-16 19:06
HDK co-spokesperson Ertuğrul Kürkçü stated that President Tayyip Erdoğan took action for a coup when he said that Turkey’s regime went through a de-facto transformation on August 10. ...

Erdoğan Signals End to Peace Process With PKK

BasNews - 2015-07-29 13:17
ANKARA – In his first public statement since the Turkish military resumed bombing raids on Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) positions in Iraqi Kurdistan’s Qandil Mountains, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has all but signalled the death of the fragile 2 year ...

Fascist civilian-police attack in Erzurum leaves 13 wounded

ANF - 2015-06-05 16:32
Fascist civilians and police attacked the HDP rally in Erzurum and wounded 13 people. People protested the Turkish president Erdoğan’s targeting of HDP. HDP member Birtane emphasized the role of the police in the events. ...

Police attack people in Yüksekova

ANF - 2015-05-26 15:45
Police attacked the people who gathered in Yüksekova (Gever) district of Hakkari to protest Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu who will be joining the opening of an airport in the afternoon. ...

Turkey demands EU to take in more Syrian refugees

Aranews - 2015-05-21 04:28
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said that his country has so far spent nearly $6 billion on 2 million Syrians and Iraqis who have fled the conflicts in their countries, adding it is time developed nations do their “duty” and take in more refugees “ ...

Protests against Erdoğan in Mardin

ANF - 2015-05-05 14:57
There have been protests in Mardin against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan when he paid a visit to attend an opening ceremony. ...

Woman who made victory sign released

ANF - 2015-05-03 16:19
The woman who was detained yesterday in Batman for making a victory sign while the convoy of the Turkish President Erdoğan was passing, has been released. ...
132 results in 0.06 sec.