World Bulletin / News Desk
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit three countries in five days.
Erdogan will be in Azerbaijan, Ukraine and Bosnia-Herzegovina between September 11 and 15.
Prime Minister Erdogan's first stop in Azerbaijan will be the city of Qebele.
Erdogan will hold talks with Azerbaijani officials to boost cooperation between Turkey and Azerbaijan in the field of energy.
In Qebele, Erdogan will attend along with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev the meeting of the High Level Strategic Cooperation.
Among Erdogan's most important agenda items in Azerbaijan will be TANAP (Trans-Anatolian gas pipeline). The TANAP project involves carrying Azerbaijani gas to Europe via Turkey. The project will be completed by 2018 with an investment of 17 billion USD.
After completing talks in Qebele, Erdogan will proceed to the historic Azerbaijani city of Sheki.
Following his trip to Azerbaijan, Erdogan will visit Ukraine and later he will pay a visit to Bosnia-Herzegovina.
Turkish Aerospace Industries handed last four of modernized F-16 fighters to Pakistan in a ceremony in Ankara on Tuesday.
Tuesday's newspapers cover the corruption probe targeting President's Erdogan's son, PM Davutoglu’s unveiling of the new government program as well as more detentions in Turkey’s ‘wiretapping’ sweep.
Turkey's Foreign Ministry urged Israel to withdraw their decision and stick to international law.
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The Turkish Exporters' Assembly announced a 5.2 percent rise in exports for August.
Turkey’s Foreign Ministry rejected claims about the country’s general consulate staff in Mosul, who have been kept hostage by rebels in Iraq since June 11.
New Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu outlined the coming government’s program, highlighting the resolution of the Kurdish question.
The programme put emphasis on a strong economy, envisaging a monetary policy which stepped up the struggle against inflation but also supported growth and employment
Erdogan and Davutoglu, who was appointed prime minister last week, have both made clear that their efforts to curb Gulen's influence will continue in their new roles
Amasya MP Mehmet Naci Bostanci is elected ruling AK Party's new parliamentary group deputy chairman.
Turkey's President Erdogan made his first foreign visit to the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus as president on Monday.
Ali Babacan will retain overall responsibility for the economy in the new cabinet, government spokesman Bulent Arinc said
Monday's newspapers cover German weekly Der Spiegel’s claims on foreign spying on Turkey, Turkish intelligence service’s purchase of a lie detector and ongoing construction works of Turkey’s Eurasia Tunnel Project.
Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he will discuss the issue of spying claims on Turjey with American and German leaders at the upcoming NATO summit and U.N. general assembly.
More than 30 police officials are sought in connection with alleged illegal wiretapping in Istanbul and other cities across Turkey.
These revelations come just one week after it was revealed that Germany had also been spying on fellow NATO-member Turkey.