Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Erdogan skips Glasgow climate summit over 'security'

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday he had cancelled his planned attendance at the COP26 climate conference in Glasgow because of a dispute over the security protocol

Erdogan skips Glasgow climate summit over 'security'

Erdogan steps back from threat to expel Western envoys

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan rowed back on Monday from his threat to expel 10 Western envoys over their joint statement of support for a jailed civil society leader

Turkey's president Tayyip Erdogan addresses the nation in Istanbul, Turkey, on 21 August 2020

Erdogan says no Afghan airport deal without ‘inclusive’ government

Turkey expects the government in Afghanistan to be “inclusive” before any agreement can be made about operating Kabul’s strategic airport, Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan was quoted as saying ...

Erdogan says no Afghan airport deal without ‘inclusive’ government

Four killed as wildfires sweep Turkey, villages evacuated

More than 70 wildfires have broken out this week in provinces on Turkey's Aegean and Mediterranean coasts as well as inland areas

Four killed as wildfires sweep Turkey, villages evacuated

Erdogan inaugurates major new mosque in heart of Istanbul

President Tayyip Erdogan inaugurated an imposing new mosque in Istanbul on Friday, fulfilling a decades-old goal and stamping a religious identity on the landmark Taksim Square in the heart of ...

Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan speaks during the inauguration of Taksim Mosque in central Istanbul, Turkey 28 May 2021

Turkey to boost tie with Bangladesh: Erdogan

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said his country will deepen relations and cooperation with Bangladesh

Turkey to boost tie with Bangladesh: Erdogan

Erdogan's Dhaka visit likely next year

Foreign minister AK Abdul Momen on Wednesday reiterated that the Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit Bangladesh as soon as COVID-19 pandemic is over either to attend the finale event of ...

Erdogan's Dhaka visit likely next year

Erdogan declares Hagia Sophia a mosque after Turkish court ruling

President Tayyip Erdogan declared Istanbul's Hagia Sophia open to Muslim prayer as a mosque on Friday after a top court ruled that the ancient building's conversion to a museum by modern Turkey's ...

Muslims gather for evening prayers in front of the Hagia Sophia or Ayasofya, after a court decision that paves the way for it to be converted from a museum back into a mosque, in Istanbul, Turkey, 10 July, 2020.

Turkey's Erdogan to hold refugee talks with EU

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he will hold talks in Brussels Monday as he called on Greece to “open the gates” for migrants at Turkey’s border trying to get to Europe

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan. Photo: Reuters

Scrambling, Trump tells Turkey to stop Syria invasion

US president Donald Trump on Monday demanded Turkey stop its military incursion in Syria and imposed new sanctions on the NATO ally as Trump scrambled to limit the damage from his much-criticized ...

Scrambling, Trump tells Turkey to stop Syria invasion
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