United States

Turkey can't have both F-35 and S-400: Trump nominee

Calling it a 'tough situation', President Trump says US won't sell fighter jets to Ankara after its Russian purchase.

Turkey can't have both American F-35s and Russia's S-400s: US

Turkey

Sea 'pirates' kidnap 10 Turkish sailors off Nigeria

Armed men capture crew members on Turkey-registered cargo ship during an attack in the Gulf of Guinea.

Sea 'pirates' kidnap 10 Turkish sailors off Nigeria

AJ IMPACT

Turkey says EU measures won't deter it from drilling off Cyprus

Statement by foreign ministry comes after EU takes punitive steps against Ankara's activities in Eastern Mediterranean.

Turkey says EU measures won't deter it from drilling off Cyprus

Turkey

Erdogan says Turkey aims to produce S-400s jointly with Russia

President says S-400s will be ready in April 2020, making Turkey the first NATO nation with Russian missile system.

Erdogan says Turkey aims to produce S-400s jointly with Russia

AJ Impact

Trump aides pick sanctions to punish Turkey for Russian missiles

US sanctions to punish Turkey over S-400 missile system are expected to be announced next week, sources tell Bloomberg.

Trump aides pick sanctions to punish Turkey for Russian missiles

Inside Story

Why is Turkey's purchase of Russian weapons controversial?

US threatens Turkey with sanctions for buying the Russian S-400 anti-missile system.

Counting the Cost

What's driving Russia's interest in Africa?

We look at rising Russia-Africa trade, the economics behind the S-400 deal, and new players in the gaming industry.

Turkey

Turkey: S-400 purchase 'not a preference but a necessity'

Defence minister tells US counterpart Ankara needs the Russian defence system because it faces a 'serious threat'.

AJ Impact

Lira drops after Ankara takes delivery of Russian missile system

The lira fell against the dollar on fears that the United States could soon impose retaliatory sanctions against Turkey.

Lira drops after Ankara takes delivery of Russian missile system

Opinion

S-400 arrives in Ankara: Crunch time for Turkish foreign policy

The arrival of the Russian missile defence system in Ankara could mark a major rupture between Turkey and the US.

Dimitar Bechev

by Dimitar Bechev

Dimitar Bechev

Turkey

First shipment of Russian S-400 systems delivered to Turkey

Turkey's defence ministry says missile systems, which may threaten new standoff with US, arrived at base near Ankara.

First shipment of Russian S-400 systems delivered to Turkey

AJ Impact

EU draft signals sanctions on Turkey over Cyprus drilling

EU set to curb contacts and funding for Turkey over what it calls Ankara's "illegal" drilling off Cyprus - Reuters.

EU draft signals sanctions on Turkey over Cyprus drilling

Turkey

Turkey rejects EU claims that drilling off Cyprus is illegitimate

Ankara says EU cannot be impartial mediator amid rising tensions as Turkey sends a second drilling ship to the island.

Turkey rejects EU claims that drilling off Cyprus is illegitimate

Jamal Khashoggi

UN rapporteur urges US action over Khashoggi report

Khashoggi's fiancee Hatice Cengiz also calls on UN member states to take report 'more seriously'.

UN rapporteur urges US action over Khashoggi report

AJ Impact

Turkey's Erdogan urges central bank overhaul: Report

Turkish President Erdogan says central bank reforms are needed after governor sacked, Haberturk news website reports.

Turkey's Erdogan urges central bank overhaul: Report