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Turkish lira gains nearly 1% after Erdogan-Trump meeting

NATO allies Turkey and the United States have been at odds over the S-400s purchase, with Washington warning of US sanctions if the delivery took place.

Modi, Erdogan talk S-400 air defence deal, US sanctions

Ministry of External Affairs’ official spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said the discussions held by Modi and Erdogan focused on trade and investment, defence, counter-terrorism, IT, and civil aviation.


Why US opposes Russia's S-400 deal with India, Turkey

Before meeting Trump, Erdogan held talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin and reiterated his stand on the S-400 deal, saying that there were no setbacks in it, adding that "eyes are on the delivery process", expected in the first half of July.

US terminates Turkey's preferential trade agreement, reduces tariffs on steel

The White House said it was appropriate to terminate Turkey's eligibility to participate in the Generalized System of Preferences (GSP) program, based on its level of economic development.

Erdogan tries to ease pain of Turkey’s bad economy. It’s still hurting

The president’s formula of deflecting blame for economic troubles is now being combined with other, more drastic measures — in particular, trying to suppress prices at fruit and vegetable markets as he attempts to maintain his party’s support.

Turkey says it will take over fight against Islamic State after US pull-out

The surprise announcement by US President Donald Trump this week that he would withdraw roughly 2,000 troops has felled a pillar of American policy in the Middle East. Critics say Trump's decision will make it harder to find a diplomatic solution to Syria's seven-year-old conflict.


Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan urges Saudis to say who ordered Jamal Khashoggi's killing

The kingdom's shifting explanations of what happened to Khashoggi when he entered the consulate to get papers for his divorce have stirred scepticism.

Turkey's President Erdogan says Khashoggi killing was planned

Erdogan added that the 18 people arrested in Saudi Arabia in relation to the Khashoggi killing matches Turkish intelligence on the matter.

Turkey's Erdogan says meeting with Putin on Syria will bring "new hope"

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan was speaking to reporters before the two men met in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi.

Tayyip Erdogan inaugurates Turkey's powerful executive presidency

Under the new system, Erdogan will not only run the executive branch but also lead his Justice and Development Party in parliament where he is six short of a majority and therefore allied with a nationalist party.

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Turkish vote has profound domestic and international implications

The Turkish general election is being played out against a deteriorating security situation both inside and outside its borders and a sluggish economy.