• People pose for a selfie with the Ottoman-era Ortakoy Mecidiye mosque in the background in Istanbul, Turkey, August 28, 2017.(REUTERS/Murad Sezer) 2018-07-29 08:54

    Over 1.1m Iranians visited Turkey in H1

    TEHRAN – A total of 1.159 million Iranian nationals visited Turkey during the first half of 2018.

  • Turkey refuses to join U.S. sanctions on Iran 2018-07-24 21:41

    Turkey refuses to join U.S. sanctions on Iran

    TEHRAN – Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said his country will have no part in possible U.S. sanctions on Iran, Sputnik reported on Tuesday, citing Dunya newspaper.

  • 2018-07-20 21:29

    U.S. sends team to Turkey to discuss Iran sanctions

    Relevant authorities are working to prevent Turkey from being negatively impacted by U.S. sanctions against Iran, the Turkish foreign ministry said on Friday after a U.S. delegation held talks in Ankara on upcoming sanctions.

  • velayati putin 2018-07-13 19:11

    Iranian, Russian and Turkish presidents to meet in Tehran to discuss Syria

    Velayati calls meeting with Putin very ‘constructive’, ‘transparent’ and ‘friendly’

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, announced on Thursday that the Iranian, Russian and Turkish presidents will meet in Tehran in the near future to discuss the Syrian crisis.

  • Iranian, Turkish defense chiefs 2018-07-11 09:21

    Iranian, Turkish defense chiefs stress military co-op

    TEHRAN – In a phone conversation on Tuesday Iranian Defense Minister Amir Hatami and his Turkish counterpart Nurettin Canikli underlined the need for continued military cooperation between the two neighboring countries to resolve regional problems.

  • Turkey: U.S. sanctions against Iran ‘unacceptable’ 2018-07-06 21:21

    Turkey: U.S. sanctions against Iran ‘unacceptable’

    TEHRAN – Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavosoglu expressed his rejection of the decision of the United States to impose economic sanctions on Iran and affirmed that his country would not support them, Prensa Latina reported.

  • U.S. sanctions 2018-07-05 12:21

    New Delhi’s approach towards U.S. sanctions not in India’s national interest: Experts

    India has come under blistering criticism for reportedly buckling under the enormous U.S. pressure over import of crude oil from Iran. India, along with China and Turkey, are three largest buyers of Iran’s oil. Unlike India, Ankara and Beijing, in a rebuke to the U.S., have refused to cut oil imports from Tehran.

  • U.S. 2018/07/01

    Syed Zafar Mehdi

    Is U.S. President officially in charge of India’s foreign policy now?

    The megalomaniac man in the White House has embarked on an economic offensive against the Islamic Republic of Iran, with Tuesday’s announcement that the U.S. State Department intends to cut off all Iranian oil exports by November 4.

  • Turkey  presidential and parliamentary elections 2018-06-25 17:13

    By staff & agencies

    Turkey votes in crucial twin polls

    Turks voted on Sunday in presidential and parliamentary elections that pose the biggest ballot box challenge to Tayyip Erdogan and his Islamic-rooted AK Party since they swept to power more than a decade and a half ago.

  • Rouhani congratulates Erdogan on re-election 2018-06-25 16:37

    Rouhani congratulates Erdogan on re-election

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani on Monday offered his congratulations to his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, on his re-election in Sunday’s presidential elections.

  • Iran, Turkey seek continued war on terrorism 2018-06-18 11:12

    Iran, Turkey seek continued war on terrorism

    TEHRAN – Iranian Deputy Interior Minister Hossein Zolfaghari held a telephone conversation on Sunday with Undersecretary of Turkish Ministry of Interior Muhterem Ince to urge continued fight against terrorism and organized crime in the region.

  • tekin 2018-06-17 22:14

    All Turkish political parties seek close ties with Iran: diplomat

    TEHRAN - Turkish ambassador to Tehran Riza Hakan Tekin has said that all the political parties in Turkey are aware of the importance of relationship with Iran and seek to expand it.

  • Selahattin Demirtas 2018-06-12 10:51

    By Kamran Ghaderi Azar

    We are not PKK’s political wing: Selahattin Demirtas

    TEHRAN - Kurdish politician Selahattin Demirtas says that the Kurdish-focused People's Democratic Party (HDP) has no relations of any kind with the PKK.

  • کاراته- امیرمهدیزاده 2018-06-10 16:52

    Iran’s Mehdizadeh takes gold at Karate 1-Premier League

    TEHRAN – Amir Mehdizadeh from Iran claimed a gold medal at the fifth stage of Karate 1-Premier League on Sunday.

  • Iranians top list of tourist arrivals in Turkey 2018-06-03 14:50

    Iranians top list of tourist arrivals in Turkey

    TEHRAN – Iranians made up the highest number of travelers to Turkey during the first five months of the year.

  • تیم ملی فوتبال ایران - اشکان دژاگه 2018-05-29 17:34

    We must learn from mistakes: Ashkan Dejagah

    TEHRAN – Iran national football team captain Ashkan Dejagah says they must learn from mistakes after losing to Turkey 2-1 in a friendly match at the Basaksehir Fatih Terim Stadium in Istanbul.

  • دوستانه ایران ترکیه 2018-05-29 01:01

    Football: Turkey beat Iran in friendly

    TEHRAN – Turkey national football team defeated Iran 2-1 in a friendly match thanks to Cenk Tosun brace Monday night.

  • Turkey to protect firms against U.S. Iran sanctions 2018-05-26 08:57

    Turkey to protect firms against U.S. Iran sanctions

    TEHRAN – Ankara will take steps to protect Turkish companies which may suffer as a result of new U.S. sanctions against Iran, Turkish Foreign Ministry spokesman Hami Aksoy said on Friday.

  • سفیر ترکیه 2018-05-20 06:34

    Turkey sees no reason for U.S. exit from Iran deal

    TEHRAN – Turkey doesn’t see any reason why the U.S. has withdrawn from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), since Iran was standing by its commitments in the agreement, the ambassador of Turkey to Iran has said.

  • Iran, Russia, Turkey meet in Moscow 2018-04-28 16:00

    Iran, Russia, Turkey meet in Moscow

    MOSCOW- Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov and Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, met in Moscow on April 28 to discuss the peace process for Syria. The meeting focused on the latest developments in Syria, especially the missile attacks on Syria by the U.S., Britain and France. Tehran Times / Mohammad Ghaderi

  • 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.