Turkey

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  • Iran, Russia, Turkey 2018-04-28 14:57

    Iran, Russia, Turkey meet to revive Astana talks after U.S. raid on Syria

    MOSCOW – The foreign ministers of Iran, Russia and Turkey met in Moscow on Saturday to revive talks between the Syrian government and opposition groups.

  • Zarif arrives in Moscow 2018-04-28 12:44

    Zarif arrives in Moscow

    Moscow- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif arrived in Moscow, Russia, on April 28,2018. In the one-day trip, Zarif plans to hold talks with his Russian and Turkish counterparts on the latest developments in Syria.Tehran Times / Mohammad Ghaderi

  • Dogu Perinçek 2018-04-21 09:06

    By Dogu Perinçek

    We are with Syria against imperialist attacks

    We are with the Syrian Arab Republic, the Syrian Army, and the Syrian Nation; our brothers and neighbors. Our hearts beat with theirs. We support their heroic resistance against USA’s imperialism from Turkey.

  • World-renowned Iranian kamancheh virtuoso Kayhan Kalhor (L) and Turkish baglama master Erdal Erzincan perform in an undated photo. 2018-04-20 18:39

    Kalhor, Erzincan to perform in Turkey

    TEHRAN – The music duo Erdal Erzincan and Kayhan Kalhor will be in Istanbul this week to perform three concerts in the Turkish city.

  • Iran, Turkey vow to boost fight against illicit drugs 2018-04-19 20:59

    Iran, Turkey vow to boost fight against illicit drugs

    TEHRAN – Iranian anti-narcotics police chief Mohammad Massoud Zahedian and his Turkish counterpart Ibrahim Hakki Seydioglullari have agreed to promote cooperation in the campaign against illicit drugs.

  • Iran-Turkey hold border committee meeting in Ankara 2018-04-12 11:35

    Iran-Turkey hold border committee meeting in Ankara

    TEHRAN – The 27th meeting of Iran-Turkey High Border Commission was held on Tuesday in Ankara after a six-year hiatus, Mehr reported.

  • Entessar 2018-04-10 09:26

    By Payman Yazdani

    Pompeo, Bolton to present challenge to Iran's foreign policy: Entessar

    TEHRAN - Professor Entessar is of this opinion that the Pompeo-Bolton team will present the most significant challenge to Iran's foreign policy in more than 30 years.

  • Rouhani says there’s no military, foreign-imposed solution to Syria crisis 2018-04-04 21:22

    Presidents of Iran, Russia, and Turkey: Astana talks only effective international initiative on Syria

    Rouhani says there’s no military, foreign-imposed solution to Syria crisis

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday highlighted the importance of the Astana talks in resolving the long-running conflict in Syria, saying there’s no military, foreign imposed solution for the crisis.

  • Ambassador: Regional issues can be resolved through dialogue 2018-04-04 10:12

    Ambassador: Regional issues can be resolved through dialogue

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Ambassador to Moscow Mehdi Sanaei has hailed the trilateral cooperation of Iran, Russia and Turkey on Syria, saying the regional problems and crises can be resolved through dialogue and regional cooperation.

  • Iran tops list of tourist arrivals in Turkey 2018-04-03 12:19

    Iran tops list of tourist arrivals in Turkey

    TEHRAN – Iran tops list of international tourist arrivals in Turkey in the first two mounts of the year.

  • Iran, Russia, Turkey hold Syria talks in Astana 2018-03-17 10:05

    Iran, Russia, Turkey hold Syria talks in Astana

    TEHRAN – The foreign ministers of Iran, Russia and Turkey met in Astana, the Kazak capital, on Friday to discuss the dire humanitarian situation in Syria as well as successes and difficulties in the process of de-escalation.

  • Turkish author Celal Inal in an undated photo 2018-03-16 17:37

    Celal Inal: build strong relations between Iranian and Turkish writers 

    TEHRAN – Celal Inal, the Turkish author of acclaimed works such as “Golden Times” and “For Modern Times”, has called for building strong relations between Iranian and Turkish writers.

  • هواپیمای ترکی - کراپ‌شده 2018-03-11 19:46

    Turkish plane crashes in southwestern Iran

    TEHRAN-- A Turkish aircraft with 11 passengers aboard heading from Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates to Istanbul, Turkey, crashed around the city of Shahr-e Kord, southwestern Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province .

  • Baku to host meeting among Iranian, Azeri, Turkish, Georgian FMs 2018-03-10 10:53

    Baku to host meeting among Iranian, Azeri, Turkish, Georgian FMs

    TEHRAN – Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has said that a four-sided meeting of Azerbaijani, Iranian, Turkish and Georgian foreign ministers is to be held in Baku on March 15.

  • Iran, Russia, Turkey to hold Syria meeting in Astana 2018-03-07 09:03

    Iran, Russia, Turkey to hold Syria meeting in Astana

    TEHRAN – The foreign ministers of Iran, Russia and Turkey are set to meet in Kazakhstan next week as the three countries attempt to move forward with a plan to end nearly seven years of war in Syria.

  • Larijani says Iran, Turkey can resolve regional problems 2018-03-06 09:49

    Larijani says Iran, Turkey can resolve regional problems

    TEHRAN – Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani on Monday hailed friendly relations between Iran and Turkey, saying through cooperation the two countries can help resolve crises in the region.

  • Turkey concerned over Tehran-Riyadh rift: ambassador 2018-03-03 10:09

    Turkey concerned over Tehran-Riyadh rift: ambassador

    TEHRAN – Turkey's ambassador to Tehran has voiced concerns over tension between Tehran and Riyadh, urging the two countries to resolve their differences through dialogue.

  • Turkey turning the tables on Iran, Russia, Syria: analyst 2018-02-24 20:45

    Turkey turning the tables on Iran, Russia, Syria: analyst

    TEHRAN – Turkey’s ongoing offensive in northwestern Syria sends a clear message to Iran, Russia, and Syria that they should make big concessions to Ankara over Syria, an American analyst has said.

  • A view of Tehran with the towering snow-capped mountains in the background 2018-02-17 19:48

    CHHTO to arrange special package tours

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization is designing a range of promotional cheap package tours, which will be offered to Azerbaijan, Iraq and Turkey nationals in the span of March 16 to April 4.

  • Travelers visit Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar that is one of the largest and oldest covered markets in the worl 2018-02-12 20:29

    Iranian tourist arrivals in Turkey sharply rise in 2017

    TEHRAN – Some 2.5 million Iranians visited Turkey in 2017, a considerable rise of 50.2 percent from 1.66 million in 2016, according to data compiled by Turkey’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism.

  • velayati 2018-02-07 19:38

    Iran urges Turkey to respect intl. borders

    TEHRAN – Being a vocal critic of the entry of Turkish troops into northwestern Syria, Iran reiterated on Wednesday that Ankara should respect international borders.

  • Turkish military operation in Afrin 2018-02-05 21:00

    Turkey’s actions in Syria to bring back terrorists: Iran

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi on Monday called on Turkey to end its major offensive in the northwestern Syrian city of Afrin, warning the operation would bring back terrorists to the war-torn country.

  • Turkey 2018-02-02 21:36

    Turkey’s imports from Iran rise 59% in 2017

    TEHRAN- Increasing 59 percent, Iran’s exports to Turkey hit $7.49 billion in 2017, according to the latest report of Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat).

  •  Free Syrian Army 2018-01-29 11:55

    By Farzad Farhadi 

    Afrin war a rude awakening for Kurds 

    TEHRAN - On January 20, 2018, Turkey and the Free Syrian Army launched an air and ground strike in the Afrin Region of Syria, a Kurdish controlled enclave located northwest of the country.  

  • U.S. fortifying Kurdish forces against Turkey: Rezaee 2018-01-28 10:02

    U.S. fortifying Kurdish forces against Turkey: Rezaee

    TEHRAN – Mohsen Rezaee, secretary of Iran’s Expediency Council, said on Saturday that the United States is seeking to prop up Kurdish forces against Turkey, adding that Ankara in return is trying to disrupt U.S. plans.

  • David L. Phillips 2018-01-27 10:38

    By Javad Heirannia

    Turkey is no longer an ally of U.S.: David Phillips

    TEHRAN - David L. Phillips, Director of the Program on Peace-building and Rights at Columbia University’s Institute for the Study of Human Rights, believes that “Turkey is a member of NATO in name only.”

  •  David Rolfe Graeber 2018-01-26 12:13

    By Javad Heirannia

    Actions of Turkey and U.S. in Syria are pure imperialism: LSE professor

    TEHRAN - David Rolfe Graeber, professor of anthropology at the London School of Economics, says Turkey’s action in Afrin is “a violation of the most basic principles of civilized behaviour, and all those who claim to be the voices of moral conscience of the world are looking the other way.”

  • Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi 2018-01-21 21:31

    Iran urges quick end to military operations in Syria’s Afrin

    TEHRAN - Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Sunday that Tehran is concerned about developments in Afrin, Syria, urging an immediate halt to operations in the region.

  • نیروهای ترکیه 2018-01-16 13:43

    Turkey sends armored vehicles to southern border with Syria: sources

    Turkey has reportedly dispatched a convoy of over 40 military vehicles and tanks to the southern regions along the Syrian frontier amid growing Ankara-Washington tensions over a US plan to create a “border force” at Turkey's doorstep.

  • مک کین 2018-01-16 11:25

    By Mohammad Salehi

    Another defeat for McCain

    TEHRAN - John McCain's name is familiar especially to those who have been watching the political developments of the United States since 2008.This Arizona's Extremist Senator is a Republican.