Ambassador gives reception to celebrate the EU presidency of the Netherlands

CLICK FOR BIG PICTURE Ambassador Cornelis Kees van Rij gave a reception to celebrate the Netherlands taking over the EU presidency for 6 months. Guests enjoyed a baroque concert performed by the New Dutch Academy on this occasion. The reception held at the Ankara State Opera Ballet (ADOBE) facility was attended by EU Affairs and Chief Negotiator Volkan More...

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By Editor On Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

The heat is on in the Middle East .. Turkish soldiers in northern Iraq

It is reported that Baghdad could turn to Moscow for help after Turkey had allegedly breached Iraq’s sovereignty. This piece of news was published on the internet site with url Based on More...

By Editor On Friday, December 4th, 2015

Meeting between Turkish & Russian foreign ministers takes place in Belgrade

Following the political crisis due to downing of the Russian jet fighter by Turkish warplanes in Syria, Turkey and Russia had the first meeting to overhaul the deteriorated relations between two countries. Ties More...

By Editor On Tuesday, December 1st, 2015

Russia to ban trade with Turkey following downing of jet fighter

It is reported that Russia has decided to ban agriculture, fruit, vegetable imports from Turkey due to the downing of the Russia jet fighter by Turkish war planes several days ago. It is understood that Russia may More...

By Editor On Thursday, November 26th, 2015

Russian Foreign Minister says Russia does not intend to go to war with Turkey

1092554 Although Putin is known to be the kind of character not to forget about “the downed Russian jet incident” in Syria, the international community had a relief yesterday when Russian FM stated that More...

By Editor On Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

Russia to implement new measures following downing of SU-24 fighter jet by Turkey

Following downing of SU-24 fighter jet by Turkey, Russia is determined to implement new measures and particularly strengten its air-defence to protect its operations in Syria. Within this framework it is reported More...

By Editor On Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

Russian jet downed by Turkish F-16 planes near Syria-Turkey border

Tension between Russia and Turkey has climbed following shooting down of a Russian SU-24 aircraft by Turkish war planes near the Syria-Turkey border, over Lattakia’s Yamadi village (24th Nov 2015). The Turkish More...

By Editor On Wednesday, October 21st, 2015

Putin says MidEast terrorists recruit fighters from ex-Soviet states to expand

The MidEast issue which was severly underestimated by world states (and even supported by some others) at the very beginning has grown to become one of the major problems of the world. When everybody though the More...

By admin On Monday, March 30th, 2015

Turkey ends open-door policy and moves to close remaining border gates with Syria

After maintaining an open-door policy throughout the four-year conflict in neighboring Syria, Turkey has moved this month to close the two remaining border gates between the countries, shutting out displaced Syrian More...

By admin On Friday, November 14th, 2014

Why were American soldiers attacked in Istanbul?

A group of ultra-nationalist TGB (the Youth Union of Turkey) members  attacked American soldiers (from Nato) in Eminonu district of Istanbul on Wednesday and placed hoods over their heads. The group also threw More...