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Erdogan says closely following case of missing Saudi journalist

07 Oct 2018

ANKARA President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday he was closely following the case of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi after Turkish officials said they believed he had been killed at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. | Video

Turkey's Erdogan tells ministers to stop using U.S. firm McKinsey

06 Oct 2018

ANKARA Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday he had ordered his ministers to stop receiving consulting services from U.S. firm McKinsey, after a government deal with it came under fire from the main opposition.

UPDATE 2-Erdogan says high inflation result of Turkish central bank's wrong steps

13 Sep 2018

ANKARA, Sept 13 President Tayyip Erdogan sharply criticised Turkey's Central Bank on Thursday for taking "wrong steps" over inflation and repeated his opposition to high interest rates, shortly before the bank was due to announce a rates decision.

Turkey warns attack on Syria's Idlib would cause humanitarian disaster

11 Sep 2018

ANKARA A Syrian government offensive in the country's northern region of Idlib would cause humanitarian and security risks for Turkey, Europe and beyond, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday in an article in the Wall Street Journal.

Turkey warns attack on Syria's Idlib would cause humanitarian disaster

11 Sep 2018

ANKARA A Syrian government offensive in the country's northern region of Idlib would cause humanitarian and security risks for Turkey, Europe and beyond, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday in an article in the Wall Street Journal.

Turkey warns attack on Syria's Idlib would cause humanitarian disaster

11 Sep 2018

ANKARA A Syrian government offensive in the country's northern region of Idlib would cause humanitarian and security risks for Turkey, Europe and beyond, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday in an article in the Wall Street Journal.

Turkey takes aim at rating agency 'racketeers and impostors'

31 Aug 2018

ISTANBUL Turkey accused Western credit rating agencies on Friday of deliberately attempting to undermine the banking sector amid attacks on the lira.

Russia backs non-dollar trade with Turkey, no promise of help amid lira crisis

14 Aug 2018

ANKARA Russia backs using national currencies, not the U.S. dollar, in its trade with Turkey, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday, but he made no firm commitments that would immediately help Ankara to weather its currency crisis.

Russia backs non-dollar trade with Turkey, no promise of help amid lira crisis

14 Aug 2018

ANKARA Russia backs using national currencies, not the U.S. dollar, in its trade with Turkey, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday, but he made no firm commitments that would immediately help Ankara to weather its currency crisis.

Erdogan vows action against 'economic terrorists' over lira plunge

13 Aug 2018

ANKARA President Tayyip Erdogan on Monday accused "economic terrorists" of plotting to harm Turkey by spreading false reports and said they would face the full force of the law, as authorities launched investigations of those suspected of involvement. | Video

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