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Live updates l Turkey plans for Russian tourists despite war

More than 1 million people, including nearly 200,000 children, have been taken from Ukraine to Russia in the past two months, Russia’s Defense Ministry said Monday, according to the state-owned news agency TASS. Defense Ministry official Mikhail Mizintsev said those included 11,550 people, including 1,847 children, in the previous 24…
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May 2, 2022
Tayyip Erdogan

Turkey’s Erdogan visits Saudi Arabia to mend strained ties

Placeholder while article actions load ISTANBUL — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan landed in Saudi Arabia on Thursday evening in a major reset of relations between two regional heavyweights following the slaying of a Saudi columnist in Istanbul. The visit marks the latest in Ankara’s bridge-building efforts with its key…
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April 29, 2022
Tayyip Erdogan

Erdogan says plans calls with Putin, Zelenskiy for leaders’ meeting

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a news conference in Kyiv, Ukraine, February 3, 2022. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comANKARA, April 22 (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday he was planning to hold phone calls with his Russian and Ukrainian counterparts…
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April 22, 2022
Tayyip Erdogan

Turkey aims to be "logistics superpower" by 2053: president

ANKARA, April 12 (Xinhua) -- Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday that Turkey aims to become a logistics superpower as part of the country's 2053 vision. The Europe-Asia-Africa trade triangle, in which Turkey is located, offers great opportunities for the country especially in the field of transportation, he…
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April 12, 2022
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Brazil denies extradition of opponent sought by Turkey’s Erdogan

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comBRASILIA, April 5 (Reuters) - Brazil's Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected an extradition request by Turkey for an opponent of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and member of the Hizmet organization of cleric Fethullah Gulen. Businessman Yakup Sagar, 54, moved to Brazil with his…
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April 6, 2022
Tayyip Erdogan

Erdogan, Zelenskiy discuss stage reached in negotiations

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a news conference following a NATO summit, in Brussels, Belgium, March 24, 2022. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comISTANBUL, March 25 (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan spoke by phone with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Friday and they discussed…
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March 25, 2022
Tayyip Erdogan

Erdogan inaugurates world’s longest suspension bridge

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday opened the world’s longest suspension bridge over the Dardanelles strait in northwestern Turkey — which cuts travel time between Asia and Europe to six minutes. The 2.5-billion-euro ($2.8-billion) “1915 Canakkale Bridge” built by a consortium of Turkish and South Korean companies has a…
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March 18, 2022