Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Erdoğan challenges ‘strategic partner’ while reshuffling ruling party management

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has challenged the United States, whom he accused of appearing like a strategic partner but acting like Turkey is its...

Qatar’s emir travels to Turkey in show of support

The emir of wealthy Qatar flew to Turkey Aug. 15 to meet close ally President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in an apparent show of support...

Turkey’s economy under attack not in crisis: MHP leader

The recent fall in the value of the Turkish Lira is the result of an attack by the United States, Nationalist Movement Party (MHP)...

Turkey to freeze assets of two US ministers as retaliation to sanctions: Erdoğan

Turkey will freeze the assets of two United States ministers as retaliation to Washington's sanctions against Ankara, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has announced. "The latest...

Israel seizes Swedish activist ship en route to Gaza

JERUSALEM - The Israeli navy seized a Swedish-flagged sailboat attempting to breach a blockade of the Palestinian Gaza Strip on Saturday, the military said. The...

More than 18,500 public workers dismissed with new emergency state decree

The Turkish government ordered the dismissal of more than 18,500 state employees including police officers, soldiers and academics, in a state of emergency decree...

Two-headed mummy that scared Ottoman sultan

An ancient Egyptian mummy with two heads, belonging to a human child and a crocodile, has been photographed for the first time on July...

440-year-old powder mill to be restored by Istanbul Municipality

A historic powder mill in Istanbul’s Okmeydanı neighborhood will be restored by the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, state-run Anadolu Agency reported on July 1. The building,...

Turkey’s first F-35 officially to be delivered in ceremony June 21 despite Senate opposition

A highly anticipated ceremony for the delivery of Turkey’s first two F-35 fighter jets from the United States will take place at the defense...

US officials to visit Turkey to discuss extradition of Gülen

Fetullah Gülen's days in the United States may be numbered as a delegation from the U.S. Department of Justice will visit Turkey soon to...