TEHRAN, May 17 - A small Turkish communist party withdrew its mayoral candidate for next month's Istanbul election in favor of the main opposition party, which won a initial March election by a narrow margin, calling the decision to re-run the vote "unlawful."
News ID: 39458 Publish Date : 2019/05/17
TEHRAN, May 15 - A high-ranking Russian official says the implementation of his country’s deal to deliver advanced S-400 air defense missile systems to Turkey is in full swing despite US pressure and threats of imposing sanctions on Ankara over the purchase of the military hardware.
News ID: 39396 Publish Date : 2019/05/15
TEHRAN, May 11 - A journalist critical of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's government and its nationalist allies has been hospitalized after being attacked outside his home.
News ID: 39160 Publish Date : 2019/05/11
TEHRAN, May 11 - A spokesman for Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party said US sanctions on Iranian oil exports do not serve peace in the region, noting that the embargoes are only affecting people.
News ID: 39133 Publish Date : 2019/05/11
TEHRAN, May 07 - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday the decision to re-run Istanbul's mayoral election was an important step toward strengthening democracy, describing the March vote as marred by "organized corruption" and illegality.
News ID: 38974 Publish Date : 2019/05/07
TEHRAN, May 05 - Turkey has hinted that it may send in military forces to the Syrian border region of Tel Rifaat despite an agreement with Russia to stay clear of the area.
News ID: 38880 Publish Date : 2019/05/05
TEHRAN, May 05 - A ruling on an appeal by Turkey's AK Party (AKP) calling for a re-run of the Istanbul mayoral election will be made on Monday by the High Election Board (YSK), the AKP's candidate said.
News ID: 38865 Publish Date : 2019/05/05
TEHRAN, May 05 - Turkey will never bow to U.S. sanctions over its agreement to purchase Russian S-400 surface-to-air missile defense systems, Vice President Fuat Oktay said on Sunday regarding a deal that has strained ties between the NATO allies.
News ID: 38858 Publish Date : 2019/05/05
TEHRAN, May 03 -Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad says the Damascus government “will not allow Turkey to control even one centimeter of the Syrian territory,” stressing that Ankara should know that “Damascus will not accept the survival of militant groups” in Syria’s northwestern province of Idlib.
News ID: 38757 Publish Date : 2019/05/04
TEHRAN, May 03 -The chief executive of Russia’s state-owned hi-tech industrial development conglomerate, Rostec Corporation, says his country is “ready to cooperate” to sell Turkey Sukhoi Su-57 fighter jets in case Ankara is excluded from the F-35 fighter jet program with the United States.
News ID: 38754 Publish Date : 2019/05/03
TEHRAN, Apr 26 - Turkish police have arrested 115 soldiers over their suspected links to the movement of US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, whom Ankara blames for an attempted coup in 2016.
News ID: 38484 Publish Date : 2019/04/26
TEHRAN, Apr 19 - Turkey has arrested two alleged intelligence operatives who confessed to spying on Arab nationals on behalf of the United Arab Emirates, a senior Turkish official says.
News ID: 38113 Publish Date : 2019/04/19
TEHRAN, Apr 18 - The Turkish president has lashed out at Western media outlets for launching a "smear campaign" aimed at painting a gloomy picture of Turkey's economy, which is in the throes of currency fluctuations, vowing that his country will stand firm in the face of such attacks.
News ID: 38090 Publish Date : 2019/04/18
TEHRAN, Apr 17 - Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu says his country has told and will continue to tell the United States that the sanctions against Iran are “wrong.”
News ID: 38022 Publish Date : 2019/04/17
TEHRAN, Apr 17 - Turkey "expects" the Trump administration to grant it waivers from the US related to its purchases of Iranian oil, a top aide to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said.
News ID: 38005 Publish Date : 2019/04/17
TEHRAN, Apr 15 - Turkey says the purchase of advanced S-400 air defense missile systems from Russia should not unleash US sanctions since Ankara is not an adversary of Washington and remains committed to NATO.
News ID: 37931 Publish Date : 2019/04/15
TEHRAN, Apr 08 - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday said some "organized crime" had been carried out during last week's election for Istanbul mayor when results showed his ruling AKP candidate narrowly lost the race.
News ID: 37597 Publish Date : 2019/04/08
TEHRAN, Apr 06 -Turkey has been moving away from America’s sphere of influence and improving its relationship with Russia, which was underscored by Turkey’s purchase of the Russian S-400 missile defense system despite US threats, says a political analyst in Virginia.
News ID: 37514 Publish Date : 2019/04/06
TEHRAN, Apr 04 - Turkey has lashed out at the US over what it described as false claims regarding the content of an earlier meeting between Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, during which they discussed tensions in the two countries’ relations.
News ID: 37417 Publish Date : 2019/04/04
TEHRAN, Apr 04 - Turkey will not turn back from a major arms deal with Russia despite the US suspension of Ankara from the F-35 fighter-jet program, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Wednesday.
News ID: 37379 Publish Date : 2019/04/03