Tag Archives: Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Turkey’s president marks Anadolu Agency’s 100th year

ANKARA: Turkey’s president marked Anadolu Agency’s 100th anniversary on Monday. Congratulating the news agency for its 100 years of service, Recep Tayyip Erdogan said it had witnessed the country’s national struggle for independence, the founding of the republic and the growth and development of the nation. Congratulating the agency’s Director-General Senol Kazanci, …

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Turkey introduces strict new measures to fight COVID-19

STANBUL: Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the nation’s president, announced a curfew restricting members of the public under age 20 (born after Jan. 1, 2000) from leaving their homes unless absolutely necessary. He also announced a 15-day ban on vehicles leaving or entering 31 provinces, including Istanbul – home to nearly one-fifth of …

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Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan to attend G20 summit via video conference

ANKARA: Turkey’s president will attend the G20 Leaders Extraordinary Summit on the global coronavirus pandemic on today via video conference. Recep Tayyip Erdogan will join the meeting from the Huber Mansion in Istanbul, according to a statement by Turkey’s Communications Directorate. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, Minister of Finance and Treasury …

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Erdogan says Kashmir as important to Turkey as it is to Pakistan

The issue of Kashmir is as important to Turkey as it is to Pakistan, Turkey’s president said on Monday. “The Kashmir problem can be solved not by conflict or oppression, but on the basis of justice and equity,” Recep Tayyip Erdogan told Pakistan’s National Assembly and Senate during his official …

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Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan meets Pakistani counterpart Arif Alvi

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani President Arif Alvi hosted a reception in honor of his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the capital Islamabad. The reception was held at the President House hours after Erdogan arrived in Islamabad for a two-day official visit on Thursday . According to a statement by the presidency, both leaders …

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