Turkey

Turkey, Greece 'open' to dialogue to settle disputes

President Erdogan says Turkey expected more cooperation from Greece in extraditing soldiers linked to 2016 failed coup.

Erdogan: Turkey-Greece disputes can be resolved peacefully

Jamal Khashoggi

Erdogan slams US 'silence' over Khashoggi, demands Saudi answers

Turkish president renews call for full investigation into killing of journalist at kingdom's consulate in Istanbul.

Erdogan slams US 'silence' over Khashoggi, demands Saudi answers

Syria's War

Erdogan and Assad: A former friendship damaged beyond repair?

Relations between Syria and Turkey may depend on the outcome of Syrian presidential elections in two years, experts say.

Erdogan and Assad: A former friendship damaged beyond repair?

Syria's War

Turkey expects Syria 'safe zone' set up in months

Erdogan says Turkey will form buffer zone along Syria border on its own if logistical support not given by allies.

Erdogan: Turkey expects Syria 'safe zone' within months

Russia

Russia, Turkey agree to take steps to 'stabilise' Syria's Idlib

Putin, Erdogan vow to battle 'terrorists' in Idlib, agree on safeguarding Turkey-Syria border.

Russia, Turkey agree to take steps to 'stabilise' Syria's Idlib

Syria's War

What to expect from Putin-Erdogan meeting on Syria

US troop withdrawal, a security buffer zone, and hardline fighters' control of Idlib province high on the agenda.

Turkey

US demands security guarantee for Kurdish YPG from Turkey

Secretary of State Pompeo tells Turkey's Cavusoglu forces that fought ISIL alongside US troops must be protected.

US demands security guarantee for Kurdish YPG from Turkey

Middle East

Turkey ready to take over Syria's Manbij, Erdogan tells Trump

In phone conversation, Turkish leader tells US counterpart recent bombing that killed US personnel was ISIL provocation.

Turkey ready to take over Syria's Manbij, Erdogan tells Trump

Latin America

As gold trade booms, Venezuela eyes stronger Turkey ties

Facing multiple domestic crises and international isolation, Venezuela has found an unlikely ally in Turkey.

As gold trade booms, Venezuela eyes stronger Turkey ties

Syria's War

Syria's Kurdish fighters ready to help set up 'safe zone'

SDF says zone must come with guarantees to stop 'foreign intervention', in apparent reference to Turkey.

Syria's Kurdish fighters ready to help set up 'safe zone'

Turkey

Erdogan vows to strengthen cooperation with Qatar

Turkish president vows to strengthen relations in various sectors including defence, trade, tourism and energy.

Erdogan vows to strengthen cooperation with Qatar

Syria's War

US adviser meets Turkish officials after Erdogan pullout warning

John Bolton in Ankara after Turkey's leader calls for carefully planned exit of American forces from Syria.

US adviser meets Turkish officials after Erdogan pullout warning

Middle East

Trump 'accepts Erdogan's invitation' to visit Turkey in 2019

Turkish presidential spokesperson says US president wants to make the trip next year but no date has been set.

Trump 'accepts Erdogan's invitation' to visit Turkey in 2019

United States

Trump says Erdogan will 'eradicate' ISIL in Syria

US president says leaders discussed 'slow and highly coordinated' withdrawal of US troops and ISIL in phone call.

United States

Trump and Erdogan discuss 'slow' US military pull-out from Syria

US president says 'slow and highly coordinated' withdrawal of US troops and ISIL were among the issues discussed.

Trump and Erdogan discuss 'slow' US military pull-out from Syria