Latest news Turkey

  1. Turkish govt lowers growth and raises inflation forecasts
    • 17:08
    • 20 set

    Turkish govt lowers growth and raises inflation forecasts

    GDP at 3.8% in 2018 and 2.3% in 2019, 2018 inflation 20.8%

  2. Turkey: 75 arrest warrants issued for 'Gulen ties'
    • 12:02
    • 18 set

    Turkey: 75 arrest warrants issued for 'Gulen ties'

  3. Erdogan says Turkey to increase soldiers in northern Cyprus
    • 16:12
    • 17 set

    Erdogan says Turkey to increase soldiers in northern Cyprus

    Says new base not needed, Turkey is just minutes away

  4. Putin and Erdogan to meet Monday in Russia on Idlib
    • 11:51
    • 14 set

    Putin and Erdogan to meet Monday in Russia on Idlib

    Following lack of accord in trilateral summit with Rouhani

  5. Turkey, France, Russia, Germany discuss summit on Syria
    • 11:38
    • 14 set

    Turkey, France, Russia, Germany discuss summit on Syria

    In Istanbul, envoys meet to discuss organisation, date

  6. Erdogan calls for interest rates cut, lira drops sharply
    • 14:48
    • 13 set

    Erdogan calls for interest rates cut, lira drops sharply

    Loses over 3% against USD, rises after Central Bank move

  7. Turkey bans foreign currency for real estate leases, sales
    • 11:56
    • 13 set

    Turkey bans foreign currency for real estate leases, sales

    To strengthen lira, old contracts to be converted

  8. Erdogan appoints himself sovereign wealth fund chairman
    • 16:05
    • 12 set

    Erdogan appoints himself sovereign wealth fund chairman

    Will manage 200 bn USD in assets

  9. Assad has the right to retake Idlib, says Putin in Tehran
    • 20:09
    • 07 set

    Assad has the right to retake Idlib, says Putin in Tehran

    Erdogan warns against hasty move with 'terrorism' as excuse

  10. Syria: 'Moscow-Ankara discuss how to limit civilian victims'
    • 11:53
    • 07 set

    Syria: 'Moscow-Ankara discuss how to limit civilian victims'

    Says Russian foreign ministry spokesperson

  11. 48 migrants rescued by Turkish coast guard in Aegean
    • 15:01
    • 06 set

    48 migrants rescued by Turkish coast guard in Aegean

    On 2 boats in distress, had been heading towards Greek islands

  12. Turkey expands refugee camp in Syria for newly displaced
    • 19:57
    • 05 set

    Turkey expands refugee camp in Syria for newly displaced

    In light of mass exodus from offensive in Idlib

  13. Erdogan urges Idlib attack stopped due to 'risk of massacre'
    • 12:08
    • 05 set

    Erdogan urges Idlib attack stopped due to 'risk of massacre'

    Concern over refugee influx, meeting with Putin and Rouhani 7/9