Syria's War

Russia, Turkey, Iran talk about stabilising Syria

For the first time since September, the three key players in the conflict hold a virtual meeting to map the way forward.

Iran, Russia Turkey in talks to find political solution for Syria

Social media

Turkey: Erdogan vows social media controls over insults to family

Turkish leader threatens new law to regulate 'immoral' social media over tweets directed at daughter and son-in-law.

Turkey: Erdogan vows social media controls over insults to family

The Listening Post

Ertugrul: Turkish TV's Ottoman phenomenon goes global

TV dramas like Dirilis: Ertugrul have gained global popularity and continue to shape Turkey's national narrative.

Turkey

Leaders of Greece, Turkey discuss COVID-19 in rare call

Call between Mitsotakis and Erdogan focused on the consequences of coronavirus, issues relating to border reopening.

Leaders of Greece, Turkey discuss COVID-19 in rare call

Libya

Libya's war: Erdogan says 'agreements' reached with Trump

Turkish president says there could be a 'new era' in the Libyan conflict following a phone call with his US counterpart.

Libya's war: Erdogan says 'agreements' reached with Trump

AJ Impact

Turkey's lira nears record lows as investors weigh virus fallout

The lira has fallen 16 percent this year, moving toward lows not seen since the 2018 currency crisis.

Turkey's lira nears record lows as investors weigh virus fallout

Coronavirus pandemic

In letter to Trump, Turkey's Erdogan urges better understanding

Letter was sent along with a planeload of PPEs that Turkey donated to the US, which has reeled from the COVID-19 crisis.

In letter to Trump, Turkey's Erdogan urges better understanding

Coronavirus pandemic

Turkey to free thousands of prisoners due to coronavirus pandemic

Some 45,000 to be freed until end of May, but politicians, journalists, critics jailed after 2016 coup not included.

Turkey to free thousands of prisoners due to coronavirus pandemic

Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Turkey imposes curfew on youths amid COVID-19 outbreak

Turkish president issues partial curfew for those under 20 and shuts borders of 31 cities to halt coronavirus spread.

Turkey imposes curfew on youths amid COVID-19 outbreak

Turkey-Syria border

Erdogan demands 'concrete support' from EU, NATO over Syria

Turkish president in Brussels for talks with EU and NATO leaders after tensions at Greek border over fate of refugees.

NewsFeed

Russia and Turkey agree on Idlib ceasefire

Russia and Turkey have agreed on a military ceasefire in Syria’s Idlib province.

Europe

Turkey's Erdogan heading to Brussels to discuss refugee crisis

Talks come amid tensions on the Turkish-Greek border after Ankara's move to not prevent people from trying to reach EU.

Turkey's Erdogan heading to Brussels to discuss refugee crisis

Battle for Idlib

Two Turkish soldiers killed in Syria on eve of key Moscow meeting

Turkey retaliates to attack by government forces in Idlib as clashes continue a day before Erdogan-Putin talks.

Battle for Idlib

Turkish drones – a 'game changer' in Idlib

Ahead of Erdogan-Putin summit, Syrian opposition forces take strategic Idlib positions backed by Turkish drone power.

Turkish drones – a 'game changer' in Idlib

Battle for Idlib

Syrian forces enter key town; Turkey vows more attacks

The strategic town of Saraqeb has already changed hands twice in less than a month during heavy fighting.