Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Ankara car bomb death toll rises to 34

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to bring terrorism "to its knees" after an attack in the capital Ankara that killed at least 34 people.

May 18, 2016
May 18, 2016

Err-dogan!

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan did not like Europe's stance on the execution of Jamaat-e-Islami chief Motiur Rahman Nizami for committing crimes against humanity in 1971.

March 14, 2016
March 14, 2016

Ankara car bomb death toll rises to 34

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to bring terrorism "to its knees" after an attack in the capital Ankara that killed at least 34 people.

March 5, 2016
March 5, 2016

EU chief sees first consensus on migrant crisis

EU president Donald Tusk strikes an unusually upbeat note on the migrant crisis as Turkey raised the possibility of taking back non-Syrian asylum seekers.

June 8, 2015
June 8, 2015

Turkey's AKP faces tough challenge

Turkey's AK party faces a challenge to form a government after losing its majority at a general election for the first time in 13 years.

April 7, 2015
April 7, 2015

Turkey lifts Twitter block

Social media restrictions are being lifted in Turkey, as sites comply with a court order to stop sharing images of a prosecutor being held at gunpoint.