Two more grain shipments leave Ukraine

It said that one of the ships, the Rahmi Yaggi, was bound for Turkey with 5,300 tons of products, while the Ocean Lion was carrying some 65,000 tons of corn to South Korea.

published on : 9th August 2022

Three more grain ships leave Ukraine's Odessa port: Turkey

Moscow and Kyiv agreed in Istanbul last month to resume shipments of wheat and other grain from Ukrainian ports for the first time since Russia invaded its neighbour in February.

published on : 5th August 2022

First shipment of Ukraine grain set to leave Odessa port: Turkey

On July 22, Ukraine and Russia signed a landmark deal with Turkey and the United Nations aimed at easing a global food crisis caused by blocked Black Sea grain deliveries.

published on : 1st August 2022

Attack inside Iraq clear violation of country's sovereignty: India on Dohuk shelling

The 15-nation Security Council condemned the Dohuk attack and urged all members to cooperate actively with the Iraqi government and all other relevant authorities in support of these investigations. 

published on : 27th July 2022

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan rails at Greece over violation of  Muslim minority rights

In a statement released on the 99th anniversary of the Lausanne Treaty, Erdogan accused Athens of undermining the rights of the Muslim minority in Greece's Thrace region.

published on : 25th July 2022

Turkey: Russia-Ukraine grain export deal to be signed in Istanbul on Friday 

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's office said that he, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres and officials from Russia and Ukraine will oversee the signing ceremony.

published on : 22nd July 2022

UN delays vote on Turkey's aid to Syria's northwest  

Russia, one of the veto members, is demanding an aid extension of only six months, while many other council members, the U.N. secretary-general are pushing for another year-long mandate.

published on : 8th July 2022

Ukraine negotiating with Turkey, UN over grain export through ports: Zelensky

The international community fears that a shortage of Ukrainian grain on the global food market could trigger even greater instability. 

published on : 5th July 2022

NATO chief: Turkey has 'legitimate concerns' over terrorism

Turkey has accused Finland and Sweden of supporting Kurdish militants and says it will not back the two Nordic nations joining NATO until they change their policies.

published on : 13th June 2022

No progress at Russia-Turkey talks on Ukraine grain exports

Prior to the war, Ukraine was a major exporter of wheat, corn and sunflower oil, but shipments have been blocked since Russia invaded, causing food prices to soar worldwide.

published on : 8th June 2022

No more Turkey: country in push to be known as 'Türkiye'

The move is seen as part of a push by Ankara to rebrand the country and dissociate its name from the bird, turkey, and some negative connotations that are associated with it.

published on : 2nd June 2022

Turkish foreign minister aims to boost Palestinian economy in rare West Bank trip

Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu will meet Israeli officials on Wednesday, the latest step in a diplomatic thaw between Ankara and the Jewish state.

published on : 24th May 2022

Inflation in Turkey soars to eye-popping near 70 per cent in April

Critics blame soaring prices on President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s economic policies, which favour lowering interest rates to boost growth and exports.

published on : 5th May 2022

Russia says Turkey warned in advance about Syria flights ban

The ministry’s spokeswoman, Maria Zakharova, said that Turkey had asked Russia more than a month ago not to send Syria-bound planes over its territory.

published on : 28th April 2022

Turkey launches new ground, air offensive in northern Iraq

Last week, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met with Masrour Barzani, the prime minister of Iraq’s autonomous Kurdish region which controls the areas that were attacked.

published on : 18th April 2022

Turkey suspends trial of Saudi suspects in Khashoggi killing

The decision comes despite warnings from human rights groups that turning the case over to the kingdom would lead to a cover up of the killing which has cast suspicion on Saudi Crown Prince.

published on : 7th April 2022

Turkey's inflation hits 61 per cent; climbs to new 20-year high

The Turkish Statistical Institute said consumer prices rose by 5.46 per cent in March compared with the previous month. Yearly inflation was up from 54.44 per cent in February.

published on : 4th April 2022

China says no limit for cooperation with Russia as Lavrov arrives for talks amid Ukraine war

Commenting on the most recent round of negotiations between Russia and Ukraine in Turkey's Istanbul, Wang Wenbin noted "positive signals" demonstrated by both parties.

published on : 30th March 2022

Turkey says no 2nd day of face-to-face talks

The talks had been expected to resume on Wednesday, but Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said the two sides were bringing the proposals back to their capitals.

published on : 30th March 2022

Ukraine war: Turkish President Recep Erdogan talks to Ukraine's Zelenskyy

Ankara, which has close ties with both Russia and Ukraine, has positioned itself as a neutral party.

published on : 26th March 2022
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