Ankara begins to rebuild for homeless by earthquakes as Turkiye-Syria death toll crosses 50,000

More than 160,000 buildings containing 520,000 apartments collapsed or were severely damaged in the Feb 6 earthquakes that killed tens of thousands in Turkiye and neighboring Syria.

Panic as Turkey, Syria rocked again by 6.3M earthquake

Two Reuters reporters said the tremors were strong and lasting, damaging buildings and leaving dust in the night air in central Antakya city, where it was centred. It was also felt in Egypt and Lebanon, Reuters reporters said.

Pakistan continues to assist Türkiye quake victims

Pakistan dispatches winterized tents to Türkiye, meanwhile, schools across the South-Asian country are collecting funds for earthquake victims.

Defence ministers of Russia, Turkey and Syria meet after a decade

The defence ministers of Russia, Turkey and Syria met in Moscow on Wednesday, the first such talks since a war broke out in Syria, the Russian defence ministry said.

Türkiye and Israel have rich historical backgrounds, says Israel’s defense minister

We will progress our ties in a steady manner and maintain open dialogue,’ says Israeli defense minister, fresh from visit to Türkiye

US weapons sale to Greek Cypriot, not change of policy

Washington’s decision to lift restrictions on the Greek Cypriot administration and open the door to arms sales does not signal a change in the US position on a possible settlement on the divided island

German Report exposes Greece’s human rights violations

The European Union's border agency has been covering up illegal pushbacks of migrants by the Greek Coast Guard into Turkish territorial waters, a report...

Turkey rejects Russia’s annexation of four regions in Ukraine

"This decision, which constitutes a grave violation of the established principles of international law, cannot be accepted," the ministry said.

Erdogan connects Putin again to negotiate on Ukraine war

Extension of grain export mechanism common interest, efforts continue on Russian grain export, Erdogan tells Putin in phone talk

Turkish President accuses Western countries of protecting terrorists

Murderers who shed blood of our citizens are embraced in almost every country in Europe, particularly in Greece's Lavrion camp, says Erdogan

Turkish president meets Israeli prime minister as ice melts

The two leaders met on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly, a month after the countries announced the restoration of diplomatic ties following years of tensions.

Erdogan says Russia, Ukraine agree to exchange hostages

Erdogan did not provide full details about the swap, calling the people being exchanged "hostages" and not saying how many there were from each side.