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Ankara Condemns Czech Leader's Claim Of Turkey Being Daesh Ally As 'defamation'

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Czech President Milos Zeman's recent remarks claiming that Turkey has links to the Daesh terrorist group are defamatory, Turkish Foreign Ministry spokesman Hami Aksoy said on Thursday.
Related topics: Turkey, Russia, Moscow, Terrorism

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Ankara Accuses Eu Parliament Of 'shifting From European Values'

ANKARA (Sputnik) - Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu criticised the European Parliament on Thursday for passing a resolution that calls to suspend Turkey’s EU accession.
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Erdogan’s Comment On New Zealand Attack Taken Out Of Context - Spokesman

ANKARA (Sputnik) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s words on the Christchurch attacks, including what many considered threats toward the citizens of Australia and New Zealand having anti-Muslim views, were taken out of context, Fahrettin...
Related topics: Tayyip Erdogan, New Zealand, Turkey, Australia

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Turkish Media Reveals First Deployment Site Of Russian-made S-400s

Turkey has remained committed to the acquisition of Russian S-400 air defence systems despite US threats to impose sanctions on Ankara or freeze the sale of American-built F-35 fighter jets.
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'big Problem': Bolton Blasts Turkey's Refusal To Abandon S-400 Deal With Russia

Earlier, Turkey's defence minister set a firm deadline for the delivery of the first of Turkey's Lockheed Martin F-35 fighter jets despite the Pentagon lobbying to block transfer of the fifth-generation warplanes to Turkey if Ankara goes ahead with...
Related topics: Turkey, Russia, Lockheed Martin, Pentagon

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Interpol Issues Red Notices To Detain Saudi Suspects In Khashoggi Case - Reports

ANKARA (Sputnik) - The International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol) has issued red notices to locate and provisionally arrest 20 nationals of Saudi Arabia, who are believed to be linked to the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi,...
Related topics: Saudi Arabia, Jamal Khashoggi, Turkey, Police

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Turkish Defence Minister Discloses F-35 Delivery Date As Pentagon Urges Freeze

Earlier, amid tensions over Ankara's purchase of Russian S-400 air defence systems, a Pentagon spokesperson warned that there would be "grave consequences" for the Turkish-US defence relationship if the S-400 deliveries went through.
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Turkey Summons Belgian Ambassador - Reports

The summons was preceded by Ankara slamming Belgium for refusing to prosecute 36 individuals suspected of having ties to the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) deemed a terrorist organisation by Turkey.
Related topics: Turkey, Belgium, Terrorism

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‘ankara? Nein, Danke!’ Berlin Warns Citizens Against Turkish Travel

On Saturday, Germany updated its travel advisory for citizens visiting Turkey, warning that they could be arrested by expressing opinions displeasing to the administration of the current Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Related topics: Turkey, Germany, Berlin, Tayyip Erdogan

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Despite Pentagon Threats, Turkey’s Erdogan Set On Russian S-400 Anti-aircraft Batteries

Ankara (AFP) – Turkey’s deal to buy Russian S-400 missile defence systems had “nothing to do” with the security of the US, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday after a Pentagon warning. He was speaking a day after...
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Pentagon Gives Erdogan An Ultimatum: Don't Expect Our F-35s If You Buy Russian S-400s

The Pentagon is getting close to slamming the door on Turkey regarding the contentious transfer of Lockheed F-35 stealth jets purchased previously by Ankara, an issue debated this week in Congressional hearings. The Department of Defense (DoD)...
Related topics: Pentagon, Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey

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Turkish Pop Star’s Case Highlights Violence Against Women

By Raziye Akkoc | – Ankara (AFP) – When Turkish pop star Sila reported her partner’s physical violence to police, it was a rare moment in Turkish history: a celebrity speaking out against her abuse. Ahmet Kural, a famous actor, is...
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Us Ups Pressure On Turkey Over Russian Missile System Purchase

Washington is ratcheting up pressure on Ankara over its decision to buy a Russian missile system, which was confirmed last month by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Senior U.S. diplomats held talks this week in the Turkish capital to lobby...
Related topics: Turkey, Tayyip Erdogan

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Expert On Us Terminating Duty-free Status: Tool To Keep Ankara Under Pressure

US President Donald Trump said in a letter to Congress that the United States has terminated Turkey's duty-free status based on its increased level of economic development. Sputnik has discussed this in further depth with Dr Oguz Demir, director of...
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Pentagon Recommends Not To Transfer F-35 To Turkey If Ankara Buys Russian S-400

US lawmakers have been attempting to thwart Turkey's purchase of Russian S-400 air defence systems ever since the deal was signed in December 2017. Some senators suggested suspending F-35 shipments to Ankara as a measure to dissuade Turkey.
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Erdogan, Khan Discuss India-pakistan Tensions Regarding Kashmir Region

ANKARA (Sputnik) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan held telephone talks, discussing the current crisis in relations between Islamabad and New Delhi, the Turkish presidential press service said in a...
Related topics: Tayyip Erdogan, India, Pakistan, Turkey, Islamabad, New Delhi

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Turkish Fm Slams Eu's Decision To Attend Summit In Egypt As 'double Standard'

ANKARA (Sputnik) - The European Union's decision to attend the EU-Arab League Summit in Egypt demonstrates a political double standard, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Tuesday.
Related topics: Egypt, Turkey

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Turkish Ministry: Us, Turkish Defence Chiefs Discuss Us Support For Syrian Kurds

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar and his US counterpart Patrick Shanahan have held a meeting at the Pentagon, during which they discussed Turkey’s concerns over US support for the Kurdish-led forces there, which Ankara...
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Turkey Could Become Part Of Moscow Format On Afghan Settlement - Russian Envoy

ANKARA (Sputnik) - Turkey is an important player in Afghanistan and could be included in the Moscow format of the Afghan settlement, Russia's Special Presidential Envoy for Afghanistan Zamir Kabulov said Friday.
Related topics: Turkey, Russia, Moscow, Afghanistan

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Ankara Plans To Spend $23mln On Turkstream Gas Pipeline

ANKARA (Sputnik) - The state investment plan was rolled out earlier in the week. It shows that the government intends to spend a total of $41 million on the project, expected to be brought into life by the end of the year.
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