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Turkish foreign ministry expresses 'astonishment' over Athens reaction

Ankara has sought to play down recent comments by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Cyprus that sparked a strong reaction from Greece's foreign ministry, according to reports Friday.
eKathimerini: September 5, 2014

Samaras, Erdogan meet in Wales as new UN envoy visits Cyprus

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, in Wales for a two-day NATO summit, was expected to meet with Turkey's new President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the sildelines of the event Friday.
eKathimerini: September 5, 2014

Turkey hosts internet forum despite its dismal web freedom

The site selected for the United Nations forum on developing Internet policy is generating a great deal of controversy, with critics taking aim at the irony of Turkey's poor record regarding social media, Web sites and press freedom.
September 4, 2014

Samaras-Erdogan meeting at NATO Summit

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras will meet with newly elected Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on the sidelines of the NATO Summit taking place in Wales on Thursday and Friday (September 4-5) as ANA-MPA reported.
September 3, 2014

Ecumenical Patriarch leads liturgy at historic Soumela monastery in Turkey

Hundreds of pilgrims responded to an invitation by the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew to attend a liturgy held at the Soumela monastery in Trabzon on Friday to mark the Dormition of the Virgin Mary.
August 15, 2014

Turkish markets jittery over Erdogan presidency

With the election of Recep Tayyip Erdogan as Turkey's president, speculation is growing over the future of key economic ministers and the head of the central bank.
August 13, 2014

Turkish exporters see profit from Russian ban on Western foods

Turkish companies are enjoying a rise in orders from Russia as their government eyes a lucrative long-term opportunity from Moscow's ban on imported Western foods.
World Bulletin: August 13, 2014

Recep Tayyip Erdogan wins Turkish presidential election

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has won his country's first direct presidential election.
BBC: August 11, 2014

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