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President Pavlopoulos condemns terror attack, sends condolences to Turkish people

President of Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos unequivocally condemned the terrorist attack at Ataturk Airport of Istanbul on Tuesday.
June 29, 2016

Turkey, Israel normalize ties

Israel and Turkey have reached a deal to normalize ties, ending a six-year rift.
June 27, 2016

Turkey's priorities in fighting terrorism questioned

The Turkish government's priorities in fighting terrorism are coming under question, as it increasingly cracks down on proponents of Kurdish rights while, critics say, it fails to show the same zeal against the Islamic State.
June 22, 2016

EU Ambassador to Turkey resigns

The top EU ambassador to Turkey has resigned less than a year after beginning the job.
June 14, 2016

Turkish President under fire for views on women

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's renewed call for the country's women to forgo birth control and have at least three children has drawn ire from women’s rights advocates and is being questioned by Islamic scholars and political experts.
June 13, 2016

The myth that Greece would veto Turkish membership to the EU

Alexis Tsipras is the most pro-Turkish Greek premier in history
Themistocles Cala: June 13, 2016

Turkey urges Greece to show respect for other religions after criticism of Hagia Sophia prayers

The Foreign Ministry denounced the Greek Foreign Ministry over its recent remarks regarding Turkish authorities scheduling a Quran reading in the Hagia Sophia museum for the 30 days of Ramadan.
Daily Sabah: June 8, 2016

Turkey rejects Greek criticism of Hagia Sophia prayers

A spokesman for Turkey's Foreign Ministry on Wednesday described recent criticism by Greece of Quran recitals in Istanbul’s Ayasofya (Hagia Sophia) as “unacceptable”.
Journal of Turkish Weekly: June 8, 2016

Another car bomb explodes in Turkey

A police officer and two civilians have been killed by a car bomb explosion outside a police station in Turkey near the Syrian border, Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said Wednesday.
June 8, 2016

At least 11 killed in Istanbul explosion

A car bomb targetting a police bus in Istanbul killed 11 people, including seven officers, and wounded 36 others during the morning rush hour Tuesday.
June 7, 2016