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Turkey will protect its aid ships for Gaza: PM

Turkey will protect its aid ships for Gaza: PM

Turkey’s naval forces would escort Turkey’s humanitarian aid ships bound for the Gaza Strip, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, the Anatolia news agency reported late Thursday. “We have humanitarian aid to be sent there. And our humanitarian aid will […]


Turkey says Israel lacks “trade ethics” in military deals

Turkey says Israel lacks “trade ethics” in military deals

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused Israel on Wednesday of lacking “trade ethics” in bilateral military contracts. “Israel has shown disloyalty in our bilateral agreements in the defense industry area,” Erdogan told reporters, referring to a military agreement on […]


Turkey to host radar for NATO missile defense

Turkey to host radar for NATO missile defense

Turkey plans to deploy an early warning radar by the end of the year as part of NATO’s missile defense system for Europe, officials said Friday. Leaders of the 28-member NATO alliance endorsed plans in Lisbon last year to launch […]


Turkey Agrees to Host NATO Radar System

Turkey Agrees to Host NATO Radar System

Turkey has agreed to deploy an early warning radar system by the end of the year as part of NATO’s missile defense program for Europe. It is aimed at countering the threat of missile attacks from Iran. Turkish military officials […]


Turkish military renews raids on PKK bases in Iraq: army

Turkish military renews raids on PKK bases in Iraq: army

Turkish jets bombed bases in northern Iraq used by the separatist Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in a fresh campaign last week that killed as many as 160 rebels, the military said Monday. “Based on the results of exploration and target […]


Top diplomats set for Libya talks in Turkey

Top diplomats set for Libya talks in Turkey

Some 15 top diplomats including US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton meet Friday in Istanbul to discuss a political solution to the conflict in Libya while coordinating aid for the rebels. The fourth meeting of the Libya contact group will […]


US senators voice worry over radar deal with Turkey

US senators voice worry over radar deal with Turkey

Two key US senators expressed concerns Tuesday about a possible agreement to base a missile-shield radar in Turkey, citing the NATO ally’s strained ties with Israel and relations with Iran. Republican Senators Jon Kyl and Mark Kirk wrote Defense Secretary […]


Turkish Submarine Order Kicks Off Thyssen Restructuring

Turkish Submarine Order Kicks Off Thyssen Restructuring

The EUR 2.0 billion order for six U 214 submarine material packages placed with ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems by the Republic of Turkey has entered into force with receipt of the advance payment. As a longstanding partner and supplier to the […]


US warns Syrian over troop build-up on Turkish border

US warns Syrian over troop build-up on Turkish border

Syrian troops backed by tanks entered a border zone sending hundreds of people fleeing into Turkey as US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton warned of a possible escalation of the conflict. Clinton said the troop build-up was “worrisome” as it […]


 
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