For a few days this week, officials in Turkey, Greece and Europe wondered if there might finally be signs of progress in their efforts to stem the flow of refugees and migrants pouring onto Lesbos.
Reuters: November 28, 2015
Turkey on Saturday advised its citizens to delay any non-urgent travel to Russia, the latest move in a diplomatic spat over the downing of a Russian warplane.
November 28, 2015
Turkish military officials say their F-16 jets shot down the plane after it violated the country's airspace and ignored repeated warnings to leave; Russia's defense ministry says the jet never left Syrian territory
November 24, 2015
Turkey announces plans for joint operation with US to end presence of Islamic State militants along any part of its border with Syria
Middle East Eye: November 19, 2015
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has voiced his disapproval at the behavior of some sections of the Turkish support during a Nov. 17 football friendly against Greece in Istanbul
Hurriyet Daily News: November 19, 2015
Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Wednesday announced specific measures - such as closer cooperation between coast guards in Greece and Turkey
November 19, 2015
Turks remind the EU where their loyalties lie.
Themistocles Cala: November 19, 2015
President Barack Obama arrived Sunday in the Turkish Mediterranean resort of Antalya for a meeting of G-20 leaders where Friday’s attacks in France were set to dominate the agenda.
November 15, 2015
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Monday the world should respect the victory of his Justice and Development Party (AKP) in snap parliamentary polls, which he described as the people of Turkey voting for stability.
November 2, 2015
The seizure by police of one of Turkey’s largest media organizations critical of the ruling AKP Party, just days before a general election has provoked strong criticism and added to concerns over media freedom.
October 29, 2015