Recep Tayyip Erdogan

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  • 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.

  • Turkey 2018-01-07 02:53

    By Korshaid Dali

    On the Turkish-Israeli clash

    The media and political clash between Turkey and Israel has intensified following Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and move the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to the Holy City.

  • rallies 2018-01-05 20:08

    Iranians rally against rioters, foreign meddling

    TEHRAN – Iranians held rallies on Friday in several cities to denounce violent protests and plots by the enemies to abuse the peaceful demonstrations in order to harm to the Islamic Republic.

  • Recep Tayyip Erdogan 2017-12-13 15:23

    Erdogan says Israel is 'occupying' and 'terror' state

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday sharply criticized Israel at the opening of a summit of Islamic nations in Istanbul, calling it a "terror state", the independent reported.

  • Semih Idiz 2017-12-13 10:09

    By Payman Yazdani

    Turkish expert: Egypt stance toward Iran affected by Cairo-Riyadh ties 

    TEHRAN _ Turkish Political analyst Semih Idiz says Cairo's position on Iran is driven not only by its close ties to Saudi Arabia, but because as a major Arab power it is also concerned about the increasing Iranian influence in the Middle East.

  • Robert R. Bianchi 2017-12-12 10:40

    By Javad Heirannia

    Turkey and Egypt would like to defuse mutual tensions because: SISU professor

    TEHRAN - A professor of Shanghai International Studies University (SISU) says “Turkey and Egypt would like to defuse mutual tensions because both countries are trying to adjust to a rapidly changing balance of power in the Middle East that strongly favors Iran and Russia instead of Saudi Arabia and the United States.”

  • Nosratallah Tajik 2017-12-10 10:23

    By Payman Yazdani

    Ex-diplomat: Turkey and Egypt eyeing regional hegemony 

    TEHRAN _ Touching upon tensions between Ankara and Cairo Nosratallah Tajik says both Turkey and Egypt are seeking regional hegemony. 

  • روحانی و اردوغان 2017-12-06 19:38

    Rouhani, Erdogan seek OIC action on al-Quds 

    TEHRAN – During a phone conversation on Wednesday, President Hassan Rouhani of Iran and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed recent moves surrounding al-Quds (Jerusalem), urging the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to take action.

  • Turkey 2017-11-23 11:07

    by Semih Idiz

    NATO blunder ignites Turkish calls to leave alliance

    A major blunder in NATO has brought bitter political rivals in Turkey into a rare demonstration of unity. Parties across the political spectrum are announcing their distrust of the international alliance.

  • Jahangiri 2017-10-22 09:33

    Iran-Turkey trade to hit $30b soon

    TEHRAN- Iranian First Vice-President Es’haq Jahangiri and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stressed that through the all-out planning underway by the two countries the target of $30-billion bilateral trade will be achieved soon.

  • Turkey_U.S. 2017-10-11 02:06

    Visa dispute is another sign of Turkey’s drift

    The longstanding Washington-Ankara alliance shows severe strain amid tit-for-tat row

  • دیدار رجب طیب اردوغان رئیس جمهور ترکیه با رهبر انقلاب اسلامی 2017-10-05 14:59

    Kurdish referendum an act of treason: Leader

    TEHRAN – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met with Iran’s Supreme Leader in Tehran on Wednesday to discuss mutual political concerns, particularly the recent Kurdish referendum in Iraq and the Syrian crisis.

  • Sadeq Maleki 2017-10-04 11:03

    By Payman Yazdani

    Erdogan's meeting is positive if his attitude changed: Turkish expert

    If Erdogan’s visit to Tehran means change in attitude, it can yield more positive results in Tehran-Ankara relations, this is what a senior political analyst Sadeq Maleki has told Tehran Times in an interview. 

  • Erdogan visit to Tehran step forward in bilateral ties: envoy 2017-10-04 09:02

    Erdogan visit to Tehran step forward in bilateral ties: envoy

    TEHRAN – Iranian Ambassador to Turkey Mohammad Ebrahim Taherian Fard on Tuesday underscored the importance of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s Wednesday Tehran trip, saying it will be a step forward in bilateral ties.

  • rouhani 2017-09-25 20:37

    Rouhani insists on Iraqi territorial integrity in talks with Putin, Erdogan, al-Abadi

    TEHRAN – As people in the Iraqi Kurdistan region went to polls on Monday to vote for independence referendum President Hassan Rouhani reiterated Tehran’s insistence on the need to protect Iraq’s territorial integrity in phone talks with leaders of Russia, Turkey and Iraq.

  • Kurdistan 2017-09-19 03:57

    By Barin Kayaoglu

    Ankara hardens opposition to KRG referendum

    Since the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) announced in June that it will hold a referendum on declaring independence from Iraq, the Turkish government has maintained a coolheaded approach — until now. As the Sept. 25 referendum approaches, Ankara seems to be toughening its stance against Iraqi Kurdistan independence.

  • Erdogan to visit Tehran Oct. 4 2017-09-17 09:16

    Erdogan to visit Tehran Oct. 4

    TEHRAN – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will make an official visit to Tehran on October 4 for talks on bilateral and regional issues, Turkish media reported.

  • rouhani 2017-09-10 21:01

    Rouhani meets counterparts in Kazakhstan, calls for strong ties

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani held separate talks on Saturday and Sunday with leaders of certain countries on the sidelines of the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation summit in Astana, Kazakhstan.

  • Burma 2017-09-10 09:06

    By Peter Popham

    The only good thing Aung San Suu Kyi can do now is resign

    The Nobel Peace Prize committee has in the past made some odd decisions. Henry Kissinger was its most glaring error.

  • rouhani 2017-09-01 20:13

    Rouhani discusses regional issues with Turkish, Qatari rulers

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani held phone conversations with Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday and discussed expansion of relations as well as regional stability and security.

  • Iraq 2017-08-24 13:59

    by Amberin Zaman

    Turkey fumes as Sinjar Yazidis declare 'democratic autonomy'

    As Massoud Barzani, the president of the Iraqi Kurdistan Region, continues to resist mounting international calls to scrap a referendum on Kurdish independence planned for September, a rival Kurdish faction has added its voice, declaring what it calls “democratic autonomy” in the predominantly Yazidi region of Sinjar.

  • اردوغان 2017-08-17 13:52

    Erdogan to visit Iran soon

    TEHRAN - Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Ebrahim Rahimpour announced on Tuesday that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan plans to visit Iran soon.

  • Recept 2017-08-16 21:36

    Iran, Turkey exchange views on Iraqi KRG

    TEHRAN – Head of the Iranian Staff of Armed Forces Mohammad Baqeri held high-level talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli on Wednesday, discussing a range of regional issues including a referendum decision by the Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG). 

  • Riza Hakan Tekin 2017-07-26 12:35

    By Mehdi Sepahvand, Negar Asadi

    Neighbors should prioritize unifying topics: Turkish envoy

    TEHRAN – “It is high time regional countries focused on things that unite us rather than divide us,” the Turkish ambassador to Iran told The Tehran Times on Tuesday.

  • Turkey 2017-07-26 02:51

    By Metin Gurcan

    Turkey flexing military muscle in Qatar

    One of the key agenda items during Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s July 23-24 visits to Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Qatar is Turkey’s continued military presence in Qatar.

  • Erdogan 2017-07-23 09:00

    By Fadi Hakura

    Erdogan will regret alienating Angela Merkel

    Over the past few months, relations between Turkey and Germany have become increasingly fraught.

  • Tureky 2017-07-15 05:24

    Talk of resurgent Turkish democracy dominates failed coup anniversary

    Opposition to Turkey’s authoritarian president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has been re-energized by the success of a month-long, cross-country anti-government “justice march” and last weekend’s unprecedented mass rally in Istanbul attended by more than a million Turks.

  • Turkey 2017-07-01 03:12

    By Barin Kayaoglu

    Germany says Hamburg no place for Erdogan rally as G-20 meets

    It looks like Turkish-German relations are not out of the woods.

  • Turkey 2017-06-28 03:08

    By Cengiz Çandar

    New clashes likely between Turkey, Europe

    Once again, Turkey and the European Union appear destined for a head-on collision in their relations, one that looks very difficult, if not impossible, to avert.

  • tekin 2017-06-23 11:11

    Turkish diplomat calls ties with Iran dynamic

    TEHRAN - Riza Hakan Tekin, Ankara’s ambassador to Tehran, has said that the Iran-Turkey ties entered a new phase of dynamism during the first term of Hassan Rouhani’s presidency.