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EU foreign chief in Turkey, seeks support against IS

The foreign affairs chief of the European Union is leading a high-level delegation to Turkey to discuss Ankara's role in battling the Islamic State group and to re-invigorate the country's accession bid. But the visit comes as relations are at a low point.
December 9, 2014

EU's Mogherini to press Turkey over IS militants

EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini is in Turkey to urge it to participate fully in the fight against Islamic State militants in Syria.
BBC: December 8, 2014

Tsipras: Greek-Turkish cooperation must be based on international law

Main opposition SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras held talks with visiting Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Saturday, in a meeting held at Athens airport.
December 6, 2014

Venizelos: Key for the normalisation of the Greek-Turkish relations is the solution of Cyprus issue

Government Vice President and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos underlined the need for the ratification and implementation of the those agreed in the two previous Greek-Turkish High Level Cooperation Councils
December 6, 2014

Turk, Greek PMs stress importance of better ties

The Greek and Turkish prime ministers on Friday stressed the importance of improving often frosty relations between their two countries, while acknowledging significant differences remain.
Hickory Daily Record: December 6, 2014

Turkish PM Davutoğlu sends warm messages during Athens visit

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu visits Greece at a time of tension between the two countries over the issue of the divided island of Cyprus.
Journal of Turkish Weekly: December 6, 2014

Turkish PM Davutoglu due in Greece for 2-day visit

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu is due in Athens for a two-day official visit during which he is to meet with his Greek counterpart and deliver a speech at a Greek-Turkish business forum.
The Missoulian: December 5, 2014

Turkey, Greece to Tackle Energy Dispute

Turkey’s prime minister is set to visit Greece on Friday as tensions swell among regional neighbors over energy deposits in the Mediterranean Sea.
December 6, 2014

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew welcomes Pope Francis to Istanbul

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on Saturday welcomed Pope Francis at the Ataturk International airport in Istanbul for a two-day visit.
November 30, 2014

Pope Francis receives ‘Ottoman gifts’ in Turkey

Turkish authorities presented two Ottoman-themed gifts to Pope Francis during the first day of the pontiff’s historic visit to Turkey.
Free Press Journal: November 29, 2014