Turkey slams Israeli retaliation

Turkish FM condemns Israel bombing of Turkish news agency offices in Gaza. UN coordinator: All sides must withdraw immediately.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2019, 11:04 PM

Turkey criticizes US blacklist of Iran Revolutionary Guards

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu says US decision to designate IRGC a terrorist organization is dangerous.Elad Benari, 4/18/2019, 6:42 AM

Turkish FM: S-400 purchase from Russia a 'done deal'

Turkey’s Foreign Minister says his country's purchase of Russian missile defense systems cannot be canceled.Elad Benari, 4/5/2019, 6:32 AM

Turkey blasts Trump's announcement on Golan Heights

Turkey's Foreign Minister says US recognition of Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights will lead to more violence.Elad Benari, 3/22/2019, 2:41 AM

Trump threatens Turkey with sanctions

Trump threatens to impose economic sanctions on Turkey over its refusal to release pastor detained in the country for more than a year.Elad Benari, 7/27/2018, 3:08 AM

Turkish FM, Tillerson speak amid latest crisis

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu speaks with Secretary of State after both sides suspend visas.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/12/2017, 12:14 AM

Turkey blames Erdogan rival for Russian envoy's death

Turkey’s Foreign Minister tells John Kerry that Fethulleh Gulen was behind the assassination of the Russian envoy to Ankara.Ben Ariel, 12/21/2016, 4:46 AM

Turkey and Israel to swap ambassadors shortly

Turkey's Foreign Minister says his country and Israel will begin the process of swapping ambassadors "in the coming days".Elad Benari, 8/24/2016, 12:08 AM

Kerry: Accusations that we're behind Turkey coup are false

Secretary of State speaks to Turkish Foreign Minister, rejects accusations that the United States was responsible for failed coup.Ben Ariel, 7/17/2016, 5:35 AM

Turkish FM: 'One meeting away from Israel normalization deal'

Cavusoglu says a rapprochement deal is 1 or 2 meetings away, raising questions about agreements on Gaza blockade and seaport.Ari Yashar, 6/7/2016, 12:51 PM

Turkey offers US joint Syria operation - without the Kurds

Ankara livid over US cooperation with YPG; offers to help open second front to close ISIS smuggling route, but only without Kurds.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/30/2016, 8:38 AM

Turkish FM: Normalization with Israel could come 'within days'

Turkish Foreign Minister tells Cabinet meeting that progress has been made in normalization talks with Israel.Elad Benari, 3/1/2016, 6:15 AM

Turkey expresses condolences over death of Russian pilot

Turkish Foreign Minister expresses condolences for the death of a Russian pilot when one of its warplanes was shot down.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2015, 3:46 AM

Backing away from the edge? Russian-Turkish FMs to meet

Lavrov says he will meet Turkish counterpart to hear what he has to say over shooting down jet, adds: 'Turkey knows what it must do.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2015, 2:17 PM

Turkey Says it Will Strike ISIS - 'Soon'

Turkish FM tells Kerry fight against ISIS will start 'soon'; efforts focused on Kurds till now and not ISIS, which Turkey cooperated with.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/5/2015, 12:18 PM

Turkey Asks for More Help in Stopping Foreign Fighters

Turkish Foreign Minister appeals for help in cracking down on foreign fighters flooding to join terrorists in Iraq and Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/22/2015, 2:15 AM

Turkey Urges Further Concessions to be Pressed on Iran

Turkish FM Cavusoglu says nuclear deal is even more lax than position reached in 2010 negotiations, hopes Iran 'will come to that line.'Ari Yashar, 4/3/2015, 1:05 PM

Kerry's Assad Reconciliation Enrages Turkey

Turkey responds furiously after Kerry says US will 'have to negotiate' with Assad, asks 'talks with regime that killed over 200,000?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/16/2015, 1:07 PM

Turkey Claims Agent from US Coalition Helped ISIS Girls

Turkish FM claims agent from state in US-led anti-ISIS coalition - not US or EU - helped girls join ISIS, amid criticism of porous borders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2015, 4:40 PM

Turkey's FM Won't Attend Germany Conference 'Because of Israel'

Turkey's Foreign Minister cancels attendance at Munich security conference because Israeli representatives will be there.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/6/2015, 8:20 PM

Turkish Capital Hosts Holocaust Ceremony for First Time

Official ceremony designed to express solidarity with the Jewish community - but is it too little, too late?Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2015, 2:17 PM

Worldwide Condemnation of Charlie Hebdo Attack

Governments and free press groups alike condemn 'sickening' attack on satirical newspaper, call to combat terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2015, 6:30 PM

Iran Warns Turkey Against Fighting ISIS

Iran urges Turkey not to "aggravate tensions", after the parliament in Ankara authorizes military intervention in Syria and Iraq.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2014, 2:45 AM