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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.

Turkey's Tayyip Erdogan sworn in with new presidential powers

The post of prime minister has been scrapped and the president will now be able to select his own cabinet, regulate ministries and remove civil servants, all without parliamentary approval.

Tayyip Erdogan assumes new presidential powers, tightening control over Turkey

Erdogan said he will announce the cabinet on Monday night, promising to make appointments from outside parliament and to slim down his ministerial team to 16 from more than 20.

Turkey's Erdogan wins presidential election, opposition yet to concede

Erdogan, 64, the most popular but also the most divisive politician in modern Turkey, added that Turkish forces would continue to "liberate Syrian lands" so that the 3.5 million Syrian refugees in Turkey could return home safely.

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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.