Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he can never rule out dialogue and diplomacy with Syria, a neighbouring country in which Turkey has carried out several incursions in recent years, according to a transcript of his comments to reporters.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met with Saudi Arabia’s crown prince on Thursday to “develop” relations on his first visit since the 2018 killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi drove a wedge between the two countries.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday that Turks should keep all their savings in lira and that recent exchange rate volatility was largely under control after the lira weakened sharply in the last two months.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday said Turkey wanted to reinforce efforts to restore the "historic" friendship with Egypt, after the two regional rivals held their first direct talks in eight years.
Turkey's Foreign Ministry summoned the Italian ambassador in light of Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi's comments about President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, as Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu strongly condemned the “unacceptable statements.”
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday that US sanctions imposed on Turkey over its purchase of Russian defense systems were an attack on Ankara’s sovereign rights aimed at deterring its defense industry, a move which he said was bound to fail.
US sanctions over the S-400 air defense system, purchased from Russia, would be "disrespectful", Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said in comments published on Friday after US media reported the measures were imminent.