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U.S. prosecutor drops appeal to extend Turkish banker's sentence - Anadolu

07 Dec 2018

ANKARA New York prosecutors have withdrawn an appeal to extend the sentence of a former executive at Turkey's state-owned lender Halkbank, Turkey's state-owned Anadolu news agency said on Friday.

Turkey, U.S. discussed return of jailed Halkbank executive - Turkey minister

21 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON/ANKARA Turkey and the United States have discussed returning a jailed executive from state-owned lender Halkbank to Turkey where he can serve the rest of his sentence from an Iran sanctions-busting case, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Tuesday.

Turkey may seek U.N. inquiry if Saudi cooperation reaches impasse

21 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON/ANKARA Turkey is not entirely satisfied with the level of cooperation it is receiving from Saudi Arabia over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and may seek a formal United Nations inquiry if its liaising with Riyadh comes to an impasse, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Tuesday.

Saudi Arabia seeks death penalty in Khashoggi murder case

15 Nov 2018

RIYADH/ANKARA Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor is seeking the death penalty for five suspects charged in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as the kingdom tries to contain its biggest political crisis for a generation.

U.S. must break from Syrian Kurds after PKK reward offer - Turkey

07 Nov 2018

ANKARA Turkey gave a guarded welcome on Wednesday to a U.S. decision to offer millions of dollars to help capture three top Kurdish PKK militants but said Washington must also break its alliance with Kurdish militias in northern Syria.

U.S., Turkey lift sanctions in sign of easing tensions

02 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON/ANKARA The United States and Turkey on Friday mutually lifted sanctions on top government officials, a sign of a thaw in relations that had been chilled by Ankara's detention of an American Christian pastor.

Turkish police granted permission to search well in consul's residence - NTV

24 Oct 2018

ANKARA Turkish investigators were due to begin the search of a well in the garden of the Saudi consul general's residence in Istanbul on Wednesday, broadcaster NTV said, after Saudi officials had earlier refused to allow them to search.

Turkish police granted permission to search well in consul's residence: NTV

24 Oct 2018

ANKARA Turkish investigators were due to begin the search of a well in the garden of the Saudi consul general's residence in Istanbul on Wednesday, broadcaster NTV said, after Saudi officials had earlier refused to allow them to search.

Turkish police granted permission to search well in consul's residence - NTV

24 Oct 2018

ANKARA Turkish investigators were due to begin the search of a well in the garden of the Saudi consul general's residence in Istanbul on Wednesday, broadcaster NTV said, after Saudi officials had earlier refused to allow them to search.

Noch nicht ausgelieferte Rüstungsexporte an Saudis auf Prüfstand

22 Oct 2018

Berlin/Ankara Die Bundesregierung stellt nach der Tötung des saudiarabischen Journalisten Dschamal Chaschoggi die Auslieferung bereits genehmigter Rüstungsexporte an Saudi-Arabien infrage.

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