Turkey says KRG referendum will have serious consequences

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Turkey confirms Iran gas deal

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Recep Tayyip Erdoğan calls for unity in Mediterranean region

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Germany supports Armenia-Turkey rapprochement initiative

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Azeri MP Samed Seyidov: Protocols will not be ratified in Turkey - VIDEO

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Retired Turkish generals and politicans call on parliament not to ratify Armenia protocols

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Former leaders of the Turkish government and army met yesterday to criticize the Armenian-Turkish protocols and urge parliament not to ratify them.

Israel: Turkey is a partner in restoring regional stability and peace

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Israel's deputy foreign minister has said that bilateral relations with Ankara remain strong.

Turkey can settle problems between Azerbaijan and Armenia – Turkey's UN representative

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Azerbaijani, Turkish foreign ministers visit war memorial, pledge respect for flags

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