Tag archive for ‘talks’
By admin On Saturday, September 13th, 2014

Kerry puts pressure on Turkey for stronger cooperation against ISIL

Erdoğan received John Kerry (US Secretary of State) during his visit to the country’s capital Ankara to discuss several urgent topics concerning the region such as Syria, Cyprus proceedings, and Libya and More...

By admin On Saturday, February 1st, 2014

Ukraine unrest: EU and US clash with Russia in Munich

Ukraine’s future has sparked angry exchanges at a summit in Munich. European Council President Herman Van Rompuy said the “future of Ukraine belongs with the EU” while US Secretary of State John More...

By admin On Saturday, December 21st, 2013

Obama expresses possibility of resolution to Iran’s nuclear issue

U.S. President Barack Obama said on Friday that there is the possibility of a resolution to Iran’s nuclear issue which has been a challenge to the U.S. national security for over a decade. With an interim More...

By admin On Sunday, August 26th, 2012

No-fly zone over Syria alternative under discussion

Forming an international coalition to impose a partial no-fly zone over Syria, in order to provide protection for the Syrian population on the run from the civil war ongoing in the country, has been under discussion More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 4th, 2012

Caterpillar & Borusan conducting talks for investment in Turkey

Caterpillar executives in Turkey for investment talks Turkey’s new investment incentive scheme garnered attention from world’s leading companies in a variety of sectors including energy, construction, heavy More...

By admin On Sunday, March 4th, 2012

PM Erdoğan scheduled to visit Iran for nuclear talks

Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is scheduled to pay a visit to neighboring Iran to discuss the results of an international nuclear security summit set to take place in South Korea in late March, which will focus More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 21st, 2012

Chinese vice president meets with Turkish Parliament Speaker Çiçek

Chinese vice president holds talks in Ankara Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping visited Ataturk’s Mausoleum–Anitkabir and the parliament in Turkish capital of Ankara on Tuesday. Turkish Parliament Speaker More...

By admin On Monday, February 20th, 2012

Turkey to host nuclear talks between Iran and the P5+1

Iran announces that Istanbul will host expected nuclear talks between Iran and the P5+1 but there is no confirmation on the Turkish side, which previously feared that Tehran might use the talks to parry the West Salehi More...

By admin On Sunday, February 12th, 2012

Prosecutor who called MIT chief and team to testify removed from duty

What was expected to happen “did” happen and Sadrettin Sarıkaya, the Turkish prosecutor who called National Intelligence Agency (MİT) team that held talks with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party More...

By admin On Sunday, January 29th, 2012

Talks continue between Ukraine, Azerbaijan and Turkey for joint energy projects

Ukrainian president: talks continue between Ukraine, Azerbaijan & Turkey for joint energy projects Ukraine’s President Viktor Yanukovych said that there were trilateral talks going on between Ukraine, More...

By admin On Friday, December 16th, 2011

US Secretary of Defense Panetta arrives in Turkey to talk to Turkish officials

Before arriving in Ankara for a two-day official visit, US Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta had a stopover in Baghdad to join the flag lowering ceremony of the American forces there.  Panetta firstly met with More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

US Energy companies to conduct talks with Turkish companies for opportunities in Turkey

Several U.S. companies will hold talks in Turkey till December 9. A U.S. delegation consisting of representatives of 17 companies headed by Francisco J. Sanchez, U.S. Under Secretary of Commerce for International More...

By admin On Sunday, November 27th, 2011

EP President Buzek: EU needs Turkey, and Turkey needs the EU

European Parliament President Jerzy Buzek said on Thursday that the EU needed Turkey, and Turkey needed the EU. Buzek addressed the Turkish parliament and said, “in the EU as well, Turkey has an important More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 1st, 2011

Afghanistan and Pakistan hold talks in Turkey

Afghanistan and Pakistan held their first talks on Tuesday since the assassination of an Afghan peace negotiator, in a meeting hosted by Turkey to heal a rift undermining prospects of ending the Afghan war.    Hamid More...

By admin On Thursday, October 6th, 2011

FM Davutoğlu: Resources of Cyprus belong to all Cypriots without discrimination

Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu has reiterated Turkey’s position on conflict surrounding the natural resources of the eastern Mediterranean and said all natural resources of the Cyprus island belong More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

Hillary Clinton to Attend Meeting in Turkey for Talks with Afghanistan’s Neighbors

A senior US official has said US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will visit Turkey on Nov. 2 to attend a meeting for talks with Afghanistan’s neighbors to discuss ways forward for the war-battered nation. US More...

By admin On Monday, September 26th, 2011

PM Erdoğan: Talks with terrorist organization over, fight to go on

No more talks will be held with PKK terrorists, PM Tayyip Erdoğan says, vowing to continue the fight until the militants lay down their arms Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan once again spoke to members of press he More...

By admin On Thursday, September 15th, 2011

Turkey: Intelligence Chief Alleged to Take Part in Secret Talks with Terrorist Organization

Intellegence chief Hakan Fidan is alleged to take part in secret talks with the PKK. AA photoThe leaking of an alleged recording of secret talks between Turkish officials and Kurdish militants fuelled political More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

Turkey to Decide Whether to Resume Negotiations with Japan for Nuclear Power Stations

Turkey has not yet decided whether to resume negotiations with Japan on importing Japanese nuclear power generation technologies, a news report has said. A formal decision regarding the matter will be made at a More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

Erdoğan’s Comments on Cyprus Causes EU Concerns

As first Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu and then Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced that relations would freeze with the EU during the Greek Cypriot presidency in the latter part of 2012 unless More...