Iran vows stronger ties with Turkey for regional stability

This file handout picture released by Turkish presidential office on Nov 28, 2021 shows Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (right) posing with Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi (left) as they attend the 15th Summit of Economic Cooperation Organization in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan. (MURAT CETIN MUHURDAR / TURKISH PRESIDENTIAL PRESS SERVICE / AFP) TEHRAN – Iranian President Ebrahim […]

Turkey formally quits treaty to prevent violence against women

A giant petition hung by women's rights activists with the hastag 'Olmekistemiyorum-Idontwanttodie' or 'I don't want to be-Idontwanttodie' shows a letter of complaint to the prosecutor to protest against Turkey's withdrawal from Istanbul Convention, in the Besiktas district of Istanbul on April 5, 2021. (OZAN KOSE / AFP) ANKARA – Turkey officially withdrew on Thursday […]

Turkey and Greece trade barbs on visit meant to build ties

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias (left) speaks as Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu listens during a joint media statement following their meeting in Ankara, Turkey, April 15, 2021. (BURHAN OZBILICI / AP) A meeting to foster reconciliation between estranged neighbors went dramatically off-script on Thursday as the foreign ministers of Greece and Turkey argued live […]