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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 summons U.S. envoy over Washington Kurdish protesters

E-Kurd - 2017-05-31 11:21
ANKARA,— Turkey summoned the U.S ambassador on Monday to protest the treatment of Turkish security officials in the United States during a visit by President Tayyip Erdogan last week, the foreign ministry said. A brawl erupted between Kurdish protesters ...

US State Department summons Turkish ambassador

KurdPress - 2017-05-19 15:09
The U.S. State Department has summoned Turkish Ambassador in Washington Serdar Kilic on May 17 over a street brawl outside the Turkish diplomatic mission that erupted between protesters and Turkish security personnel during President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’ ...

Erdogan’s bodyguards clash with Kurdish protesters in Washington

E-Kurd - 2017-05-18 04:52
WASHINGTON,— Two people were arrested during a brawl outside the residence of Turkey’s ambassador to Washington following a White House visit Tuesday by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Local news reports said Erdogan supporters and Turkish security guard ...

Iraq Summons Turkish Envoy Over Erdogan's Remarks on Hashd Al-Shaabi

BAS News - 2017-04-21 19:18
ERBIL — Iraqi Foreign Minister summoned the Turkish ambassador to Baghdad after an interview in which the President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan used the word "terrorist" to describe an Iraqi parliamentary organisation. The Spokesperson for the Foreign ...

Iraq to Summon Turkish Ambassador over Erdogan's Comments Against Hashd

BAS News - 2017-04-20 19:38
ERBIL— Iraqi Foreign Ministry will summon Turkish ambassador to Baghdad to hand over a letter of protest against the recent remarks by Turkish President Recep Teyyip Erdogan against the Shi'ite Popular Mobilization or Hashd al-Shaabi Forces. The letter i ...

Iran summons Turkish envoy over president, PM remarks

KurdPress - 2017-02-21 08:51
Iran’s Foreign Ministry summoned Turkey’s ambassador to Tehran demanding an explanation for recent provocative comments made by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu in Bahrain and Germany. ...

Erdogan, Putin to meet in Moscow in March

KurdPress - 2017-02-04 12:17
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is planning to pay a visit to Moscow next month to meet with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, Turkish Ambassador to Russia Hussein Dirioz said Feb. 3. ...

Turkey’s Kurdish HDP party condemns killing of Russian ambassador

E-Kurd - 2016-12-24 12:50
ANKARA,— Turkey’s Kurdish People’s Democratic Party (HDP) condemned the assassination of the Russian ambassador to Turkey, who was shot dead by a Turkish policeman in Ankara late Monday. An off-duty Turkish police officer shot dead Russia’s ambassador to ...

U.S. does not support connecting Kurdish cantons in Syrian Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2016-12-24 12:50
ANKARA,— The United States does not support the Kurds in Syrian Kurdistan-Rojava connecting together the three cantons of Afrin, Kobani and Jazeera along the Syrian-Turkish border, the US ambassador to Ankara said in an interview broadcast on Friday. In a ...

Bayık: Karlov’s killer might be from the “Ottoman Hearths”

ANF/English - 2016-12-23 14:51
KCK Executive Council Co-chair Cemil Bayık penned an article on Russian Ambassador Andrey Karlov who was assassinated in the Turkish capital Ankara. Bayık condemned the murder and sent condolences to the Russian people. ...

Russian Ambassador shot dead in Ankara

Aranews - 2016-12-20 00:59
The Russian ambassador to Ankara was shot in the back and killed while giving a speech at an art gallery on Monday. Turkish security sources said the gunman, who shouted “Don’t forget Aleppo”, was an off-duty police officer. “When the ambassador was deliv ...

Iraq, Turkey mutually lift visa procedures for particular passports

E-Kurd - 2016-10-28 13:05
BAGHDAD,— The governments of Turkey and Iraq mutually accepted to lift visa procedures for citizens of both countries who carry diplomatic, service and special passports, the Turkish ambassador to Baghdad said on Thursday. Turkish Ambassador Faruk Kaymakc ...

US ambassador is not a governor of Turkey: FM

KurdPress - 2016-09-18 16:02
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has slammed the recent statement by the U.S. Embassy in Ankara, saying the U.S. ambassador in Turkey “is not a governor.” ...

US ambassador is not a governor of Turkey: FM

KurdPress - 2016-09-14 10:37
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has slammed the recent statement by the U.S. Embassy in Ankara, saying the U.S. ambassador in Turkey “is not a governor.” ...

US Envoy in Iraq: Mosul Operation Will be Tough

BasNews - 2015-12-20 20:27
Turkey and Iraq should solve disputes peacefully BAGHDAD — The US Ambassador to Iraq has urged Baghdad and Ankara to address tensions arising from the recent deployment of Turkish troops in northern Iraq, saying that the sides should resolve the issue pe ...

Iraq contradicts Russia over UN meeting on Turkey

Waarmedia - 2015-12-09 21:34
Waar, Duhok: Russia’s ambassador to the UN said Tuesday that Iraq sent a letter to the Security Council protesting the presence of Turkish troops in the north of the country, but Iraq’s UN envoy said no letter as such had been sent. Speaking to reporters ...

US diplomat urges calm over Turkey-Iraq diplomatic spat

Waarmedia - 2015-12-09 21:34
Waar, Duhok: The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations on Tuesday urged political dialogue between Turkey and Iraq to defuse a row over the presence of Turkish troops in northern Iraq. Samantha Power told reporters in New York that it was important for al ...

Iraq summons Turkey's envoy over Turkish Troops Deployed Near Mosul

BasNews - 2015-12-06 08:35
Turkey committed a 'hostile act' by deploying troops to northern Iraq, according to the Foreign Ministry in Baghdad The Iraqi Foreign Ministry summoned the Turkish ambassador on Saturday to demand an immediate withdrawal of the troops, Baghdad officials s ...

President Barzani Meets Turkey’s New Ambassador to Iraq

Peyamner - 2014-02-26 16:36
PNA - Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani welcomed Turkey's new ambassador to Iraq, Mr. Farouq Qaemakchi at his office in Salahadin yesterday. During the meeting the President and the Turkish Ambassador discussed bilateral relations and exchanged t ...
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