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Turkey votes in landmark presidential election

Voting is under way across Turkey for the country's first ever presidential election put to a popular vote.
August 10, 2014

Erdogan's rhetoric raises diplomatic tensions

Turkey’s prime minister has been criticizing U.S. policies in the Middle East, particularly regarding the conflict in Syria and fighting between Israel and Palestinians in the Gaza Strip.
July 24, 2014

Besiktas join Olympiakos in the race for Fulham striker

Besiktas have entered talks with Fulham over Bryan Ruiz. July 21, 2014

Galatasaray join race for Celtic & Everton target Samaras

Galatasaray have joined the race to sign Greek international Georgios Samaras. July 10, 2014

Turkish PM Erdogan calls on ISIL militants to release hostages

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called on militants belonging to the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq to release the 49 Turkish hostages July 10, 2014

Iraq crisis weighs on Turkey's economy

With the escalating crisis in Iraq, concerns are growing in Turkey over the economic fall out. Iraq is Turkey's second largest trading partner, with Turkish companies exporting roughly $14 billion a year.
July 8, 2014

Turkey, EU to talk over judicial reforms

Ankara and Brussels will continue to work on Turkey’s efforts to harmonize its legislation on issues concerning judiciary and fundamental rights along with criteria set in Chapter 23 during EU Commissioner Stefan Füle’s two-day trip to Ankara.
Hurriyet Daily News: June 16, 2014

Greek, Turkish defense ministers meet in Brussels, agree to enhance 'environment of security and stability'

Greek Defence Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos on Tuesday had a meeting with his Turkish counterpart Ismet Yilmaz, on the sidelines of NATO defense ministers' meeting held in Brussels.
June 4, 2014

Turkish PM Erdoğan says foreign hands still ‘pushing a button’ to stop Turkey’s rise

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has marked the upcoming anniversary of the Gezi Park protests by slamming the massive demonstrations, while reiterating his previously voiced assertion that “dark hands abroad” are attempting to stop Turkey’s rise.
Hurriyet Daily News: May 27, 2014

Bystander killed as Turkey police clash with protesters

A Turkish man who was shot in the head as police clashed with protesters in Istanbul has died of his injuries.
BBC: May 23, 2014