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Turkish, Russian officials to discuss Syria in AnkaraWaar Media - 2019-02-11 14:37
WAAR_DUHOK Russian defense minister will arrive in Turkey on Monday to discuss Syria with his Turkish counterpart, according to Turkish National Defense Ministry sources. Russia’s Sergey Shoygu will pay a visit to the capital Ankara upon the invitation o ...
International Imralı Peace Delegation to visit TurkeyANF - 2019-02-08 12:17
Before their talks in Ankara, two members of the delegation, Ögmundur Jónasson and Connor Hayes, will also visit the activists participating in a hunger strike in Strasbourg, France. ...
Erdogan snubs Bolton during Turkey visit after comments on Syrian Kurds | Middle East EyeMiddleeasteye - 2019-02-05 07:48
Vice President Biden Uses Turkey Visit to Try to Ease Tensions - ABC NewsGO - 2019-01-30 02:07
Erdogan says Germany is HARBOURING TERRORISTS: Turkey’s leader blasts Merkel on visit | World | News | Express.co.ukExpress - 2019-01-27 15:21
UN human rights expert to visit Turkey over Khashoggi murder - ABC NewsGO - 2019-01-25 20:50
UN rights expert to visit Turkey over Khashoggi murder » Manila Bulletin NewsMB - 2019-01-25 07:03
UN executions expert to visit Turkey to lead Khashoggi inquiry | World news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-01-24 23:55
UN executions expert to visit Turkey to lead Khashoggi inquiryYahoo - 2019-01-24 21:49
Energy, military cooperation dominate Putin’s visit to TurkeyAl Monitor - 2019-01-24 08:13
CIA chief Pompeo to visit Turkey in sign of improving ties with U.S.Usatoday - 2019-01-21 17:59
Erdogan invites Trump to visit Turkey: White House | World | thenews.com.pk | KarachiThenews - 2019-01-16 08:51
Turkey’s Erdogan to pay state visit to Germany | Arab NewsArabnews - 2019-01-14 18:47
Turkish President Erdogan offers US 'Ottoman slap' ahead of Rex Tillerson's visit to Turkey | The IndependentIndependent - 2019-01-14 08:24
Kurdish umbrella organisation distrusts Turkey over PKK leader visit | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-01-13 22:00
Bolivia’s Morales plans visit to Turkey in March | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-01-13 01:45
Turkey grants PKK founder Abdullah Ocalan 1st prison visit in 2 yearsRûdaw - 2019-01-12 21:07
It is unclear why the Turkish state has chosen now to allow the family visit ...
Turkey′s Erdogan to open Cologne mosque in controversial state visit | News | DW | 19.09.2018DW - 2019-01-11 12:20
Erdogan to visit Russia as US weighs Syria exit: KremlinRûdaw - 2019-01-09 16:48
Russia and Turkey backed different sides in the Syrian civil war ...
Erdogan Snubs Bolton Over Comments That Turkey Must Protect KurdsNew York Times - 2019-01-08 19:08
The storm around the U.S. national security adviser’s visit to Turkey showed how far apart the countries are on how to handle an American withdrawal from Syria. ...
Erdogan Says Turkey Cannot ‘Swallow the Message’ From BoltonNew York Times - 2019-01-08 19:08
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey denounced comments from the U.S. national security adviser John Bolton that Turkey must agree to protect Kurds if Americans withdrew from Syria. Mr. Bolton was denied a meeting with Mr. Erdogan during his visit to ...
Turkey snubs Bolton over U.S. request to spare Kurds in SyriaCBS News - 2019-01-08 16:24
National Security Adviser John Bolton is cutting his visit to Turkey short after being snubbed by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The Turkish president is angry over the apparent reversal of the U.S. withdrawal from Syria. Holly Williams reports. ...
Bolton’s visit to Ankara: Yellow vests, PKK and moreANF - 2019-01-08 13:01
The National Security Advisor arrived in Turkey on Monday and met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s spokesperson Ibrahim Kalin. Bolton reportedly did not have a meeting with Erdogan. ...
Bolton to negotiate fate of Syria Kurds on Turkey visitRûdaw - 2019-01-07 18:51
Bolton said Sunday the US withdrawal from Syria is “conditional” ...
Erdogan: Turkey continues to stand with PakistanWaar Media - 2019-01-05 10:30
Prime Minister Imran Khan arrived in Turkey on two-day official visit on the invitation of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Ankara will continue to stand in solidarity with Pakistan, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday. “Turkey s ...
Erdogan to visist IraqWaar Media - 2019-01-04 18:45
“President of the Republic of Turkey wants to visit Iraq in near future, but the date has not been defined yet,” announced Iraqi Foreign Ministry. “Yesterday’s meeting included Muhammad Ali al-Hakim, Iraqi Foreign Minister and his Turkish counterpart Maw ...
In pictures: Iraqi president Salih's official visit to TurkeyRûdaw - 2019-01-03 13:40
Iraqi president to visit Turkey on ThursdayKurdiu - 2019-01-03 01:09
Iraqi president arrives in TurkeyWaar Media - 2019-01-02 15:59
Barham Salih President of the Republic of Iraq arrived in an official visit to Turkey today; to meet with Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in order to discuss the war/fight against PKK. It is expected that Barham Salih will visit Turkey today at 4pm ...
Iraq’s Salih to Visit Turkey This WeekBAS News - 2019-01-02 12:34
ERBIL — Iraqi President Barham Salih is scheduled to visit Turkey on Thursday this week, Turkish president’s press office confirmed. Salih will meet with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan while in Ankara. He is expected to discuss a range of issues ...
US National Security Advisor to Visit Turkey for Discussions on SyriaBAS News - 2018-12-29 14:21
ERBIL — US National Security Advisor John Bolton revealed on Friday that he will visit Turkey and Israel in January to discuss Syria as the US troops are leaving the country. The security situation and next phase of the war on terror will be on top of Bo ...
Trump invited to visit Turkey - POLITICOPolitico - 2018-12-29 09:11
Turkey invites Trump, White House says nothing being plannedRûdaw - 2018-12-26 10:09
The White House confirmed the invitation for Trump to visit next year ...
Trump to visit Turkey in 2019 - Pres. Spox Kalın | AhvalAhvalnews - 2018-12-25 14:18
Erdogan Invites Trump to Visit TurkeyBAS News - 2018-12-25 08:42
ERBIL — Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has invited US President Donald Trump to visit Turkey in the coming year, the White House said. "While nothing definite is being planned, the President is open to a potential meeting in the future," White House sp ...
President Erdogan has invited Trump to visit Turkey in 2019: White House | ReutersReuters - 2018-12-25 07:36
Ankara says Trump accepted Erdogan invite to visit Turkey | The Times of IsraelTimesofisrael - 2018-12-25 03:14
Iranian President to visit Turkey on ThursdayANF - 2018-12-19 09:44
Ruhani will participate to the fifth meeting of the Iran-Turkey High Level Cooperation Council in Ankara on Thursday. ...
Turkey trains mercenaries in KirkukANF - 2018-12-11 12:52
Turkey’s dirty plans for Iraq and Kirkuk have become clearer following Turkish Ambassador Fatih Yildiz’s visit. Mercenaries in Kirkuk are being trained by the Turkish state. ...
U.S. envoy for Syria engagement to visit Turkey, Jordan amid tension - Xinhua | English.news.cnXinhuanet - 2018-12-05 11:43
Visit by Turkey's Erdogan boosts Venezuela's MaduroRûdaw - 2018-12-04 08:04
Maduro said Turkish businesses intend to invest some 4.5 billion euros in its OPEC partner ...
US Soldiers Visit Syria-Turkey Border to Ensure SecurityBAS News - 2018-11-19 08:59
ERBIL — A group of US soldiers on Sunday visited the Syrian Kurdistan’s border strip with Turkey after recent tensions and Turkish shelling concerned the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF). The US military delegation met with commanders from the ...
Pompeo to visit Turkey after Riyadh over KhashoggiWaar Media - 2018-10-16 13:10
Someone holds a poster of Jamal Khashoggi outside Saudi Arabia’s Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, on October 8, 2018. WAAR-DUHOK: U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will visit Turkey after his meeting with Saudi King Salman over the disappearance of journ ...
Trump says freed pastor to arrive in U.S. on Saturday, visit White HouseReuters - 2018-10-12 23:38
The pastor who was at the center of a diplomatic spat between Turkey and the United States will land at a military base near Washington on Saturday and will likely visit the White House the same day, President Donald Trump said on Friday. ...
Water tops agenda on Turkey FM’s friendly visit to BaghdadRûdaw - 2018-10-11 18:59
Turkish FM to visit Erbil and Baghdad on ThursdayWaar Media - 2018-10-10 14:38
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu. WAAR-DUHOK: Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu is set to pay an official visit to the Kurdistan Region and Iraq on Thursday, according to his ministry. During his two-day official visit, Cavusoglu will b ...
PKK's Political Activist Arrested in TurkeyBAS News - 2018-10-09 21:30
ERBIL - A political activist of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) was arrested by the Turkish security forces on Tuesday, local reports said. Dawlat Aslan, head of the PKK activities in Belgium, was in a visit in Turkey when she was taken into custody i ...
Turkey probing visit of Saudi officers the day Khashoggi vanishedKurdiu - 2018-10-07 03:32
Turkey's Erdogan heads to Germany on bridge-building visit | CP24.comCP24 - 2018-10-05 12:33
Turkey’s Erdogan arrives in Germany on bridge-building visit | The OlympianTheolympian - 2018-10-04 00:04
Turkey’s Erdogan arrives in Germany on bridge-building visit | Idaho StatesmanIdahostatesman - 2018-10-03 10:57
Turkey’s Erdogan arrives in Germany on bridge-building visit | Centre Daily TimesCentredaily - 2018-10-03 02:45
Turkey’s Erdogan arrives in Germany on bridge-building visit | Arab NewsArabnews - 2018-10-02 14:04
Turkey’s Erdogan arrives in Germany on bridge-building visit | The News TribuneThenewstribune - 2018-10-01 18:30
Turkey's Erdogan Pledges Support for Venezuela, Considers Visit After G20 Summit | News | teleSUR EnglishTelesurtv - 2018-10-01 02:48
Turkey′s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan calls Germany visit ′very successful′ | News | DW | 29.09.2018DW - 2018-10-01 00:07
Turkey’s Erdogan arrives in Germany on bridge-building visit | BreakingNews.ieBreakingnews - 2018-09-30 13:47
Turkey-Germany: Erdogan urges Merkel to extradite Gulen 'terrorists'BBC - 2018-09-29 01:27
President Erdogan uses a state visit to demand the extradition of followers of Fethullah Gulen. ...
Turkey’s Erdogan arrives in Germany on bridge-building visit | The Sacramento BeeSacbee - 2018-09-28 22:03
Turkey’s Erdogan arrives in Germany on bridge-building visit - Ireland | InfosurhoyInfosurhoy - 2018-09-28 13:27
Turkey's Erdogan arrives in Germany on bridge-building visit - ABC NewsGO - 2018-09-28 12:59
German gov't demands release of citizens jailed in Turkey ahead of Erdogan's visit - Xinhua | English.news.cnXinhuanet - 2018-09-28 12:43
Turkey's Erdogan's visit to Germany aims to reset icy relations - Global TimesGlobaltimes - 2018-09-28 05:52
Spotlight: Turkey's Erdogan's visit to Germany aims to reset icy relations - Xinhua | English.news.cnXinhuanet - 2018-09-27 16:51
Turkey′s Erdogan lands in Berlin for contentious state visit | Germany| News and in-depth reporting from Berlin and beyond | DW | 27.09.2018DW - 2018-09-27 15:03
Turkey's Erdogan arrives in Germany on bridge-building visit - StarTribune.comStartribune - 2018-09-27 14:06
Turkey's Erdogan heads to Germany on bridge-building visit | Fox NewsFoxnews - 2018-09-27 10:23
Turkey′s Erdogan hopes to ′turn over new page′ with Germany in state visit | Germany| News and in-depth reporting from Berlin and beyond | DW | 27.09.2018DW - 2018-09-27 05:36
HRW: Erdoğan's visit an opportunity for Germany to address human rights concerns in Turkey - Stockholm Center for FreedomStockholmcf - 2018-09-26 23:49
What to expect from Erdogan's Germany visit? | Turkey | Al JazeeraAljazeera - 2018-09-26 21:44
Rights groups, journalist associations in Germany to protest visit of Turkey's Erdoğan - Stockholm Center for FreedomStockholmcf - 2018-09-20 20:27
Spotlight: Turkey's Erdogan to visit Germany to put relations back on track - Xinhua | English.news.cnXinhuanet - 2018-08-22 18:11
Mirani: KRG PM Nechirvan Barzani to visit turkey soonWaar Media - 2018-08-19 14:57
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani is set to visit Turkey soon for talks on bilateral ties with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Fazil Mirani, head of the Kurdistan Democratic Party’s (KDP) politburo told reporters during a press co ...
PM Barzani to Visit Turkey for Talks on Bilateral TiesBAS News - 2018-08-18 22:00
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region PM Nechirvan Barzani is set to visit Turkey soon for talks on bilateral ties with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Fazil Mirani, head of the Kurdistan Democratic Party's (KDP) politburo told reporters during a press confer ...
Thirty-five years on, no political solution for Kurdish-Turkish conflictFrederike Geerdink - 2018-08-18 15:15
Rage engulfed Turkey in late July 2018 when a woman and her 11-month-old son were killed, reportedly by a roadside bomb, after leaving an army base in the south-eastern province of Hakkari. The woman had paid a surprise visit to her husband, who worked as ...
Erdogan officially invited KRG PM Barzani to his party’s congress in AnkaraWaar Media - 2018-08-14 11:11
WAAR-DUHOK: Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani is scheduled to visit Turkey this week at the invitation of the Justice and Development Party (AKP). The ruling party is set to hold its sixth congress on 18th August. Turkish President who al ...
Kurdistan PM to Visit TurkeyGulan Media - 2018-08-14 04:03
Kurdistan PM to Visit TurkeyBAS News - 2018-08-13 18:00
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani is scheduled to visit Turkey this week at the invitation of the Justice and Development Party (AKP). The ruling party is set to hold its sixth congress on 18th August. Turkish President who also l ...
Lavrov to discuss planned four-way Syria summit in AnkaraWaar Media - 2018-08-13 17:49
WAAR-DUHOK: Russia’s Foreign Ministry said on Monday a four-way Syria summit “is planned in the upcoming future,” with the leaders of Russia, France, Turkey and Germany attending. It said Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will visit Ankara on Monday and Tue ...
Lavrov visit to Turkey a hopeful prelude to 4-country talks on SyriaRûdaw - 2018-08-13 08:57
"Russia and Turkey bear special responsibility for peace, security and stability in Syria ...
Iraqi premier to visit TurkeyKurdiu - 2018-08-13 02:07
Iraq PM Abadi cancels Iran visit, but Turkey trip to go aheadGulan Media - 2018-08-13 01:49
Abadi Cancels Visit to Tehran: StatementBAS News - 2018-08-12 17:27
ERBIL - Iraqi PM Haider al-Abadi cancelled his visit to Iran, his office said on Sunday evening, adding that he will head to Turkey as planned. Earlier on Saturday, an Iraqi official who spoke on anonymity condition had claimed that the Iraqi premier wou ...
Abadi cancels visit to sanctions-hit IranWaar Media - 2018-08-12 16:56
WAAR-DUHOK: Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi cancels a visit to Iran, his press office says, days after Baghdad announced it would comply with US sanctions against Tehran. Abadi will still go ahead with a planned visit to Turkey on Tuesday but has sc ...
Iraq PM Abadi cancels Iran visit, but Turkey trip to go aheadRûdaw - 2018-08-12 16:56
Iran's foreign ministry said it had not received any official news of the trip ...
Abadi to visit Turkey, Iran amid US tensionsWaar Media - 2018-08-12 01:41
WAAR-DUHOK: Iraq’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi will visit neighbours Turkey and Iran next week, as the US issues new sanctions on Tehran and amid Washington’s “economic war” with Ankara. “[Abadi] will head to Turkey on Tuesday and Iran on Wednesday to ...
Iraq PM to visit Iran, Turkey as US sanctions biteRûdaw - 2018-08-11 22:52
Turkey and Iran are top Iraqi trading partners ...
Iraq’s Abadi to visit Turkey, Iran amid US sanctions rowKurdistan24 - 2018-08-11 21:26
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi (center) arrives at a NATO summit in Brussels on July 12, 2018. (Photo: AFP) ...
Abadi to Visit Turkey, Iran Amid Deteriorated Economic Ties with USBAS News - 2018-08-11 19:48
ERBIL - Iraqi PM Haider al-Abadi will visit the neighboring countries of Turkey and Iran as the two countries' economic relations with the US have lately deteriorated, a report said on Saturday. According to the AFP, the Iraqi premier will head to Ankara ...