Turkish Armed Forces, FSA capture Mt. Barsaya in Afrin

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Turkey introduced itself as an independent player in the South Caucasus

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Turkish Premier accuses Israel of dissimulation

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Azerbaijani-US organizations commend Turkish PM's position on Karabakh conflict

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Negotiations on Karabakh enter final stage

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Israeli defence minister to visit Turkey

11.12.2009 14:38 GMT

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Karabakh problem should be settled in nearest future, Turkish deputy FM

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Turkey warns Israel against using airspace to spy on Iran

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Israel's doors always open to Turkish president - Shimon Peres

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Israeli President Shimon Peres has said he is expecting his Turkish counterpart Abdullah Gul to visit Tel Aviv.

Turkey cannot link Karabakh to Armenian rapprochement

10.12.2009 19:24 GMT

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Iran’s nuclear program is "peaceful", Erdogan

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Armenian Patriarchate in İstanbul to designate a “co-patriarch”

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Turkish Ministry issues official statement on US ambassador’s resignation

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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkey issued an official statement on the resignation of Turkish ambassador to the United States Nebi Shensoy.

Initiative of normalizing Armenian-Turkish ties belongs to Armenian president

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The process of normalization of the Armenian-Turkish relations and signing of protocols was conducted at instruction of the Armenian president.

Karabakh peace process is important for US

10.12.2009 14:58 GMT

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Both Turkish-Armenian normalization and Nagorno-Karabakh peace processes are very important for the United States.

Turkish PM is paying an official visit to Mexico

10.12.2009 14:48 GMT

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Following his contacts in the United States, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is now paying an official visit to Mexico.

Obama called Erdogan for urgent ratification of protocols

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US President Barack Obama warned Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Armenian issue.

Kurdish organizations will try to launch in Armenia after the border is reopened

10.12.2009 14:25 GMT

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Kurdish militant organizations will try to launch their activities in Armenia after the Armenian-Turkish border is reopened.

Turkey's integration into EU is in Armenia’s interests

10.12.2009 13:58 GMT

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Turkey will hardly succeed in carrying out all reforms to join EU.

Turkey's ambassador to US resigns

10.12.2009 13:57 GMT

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Turkish Ambassador to Washington Nabi Shensoy resigned on Wednesday, broadcaster CNNTurk reported.

"Genocide" is untrue, Erdogan

10.12.2009 13:52 GMT

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Turkish Premier Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan was hosted by Charlie Rose Show on US PBC channel.

Preconditions means to revert to the initial endless circle, Nalbandian

10.12.2009 13:31 GMT

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Currently, it is pointless to speak of preconditions in Armenia-Turkey dialogue, Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian told, December 9, 2009.

Azerbaijani journalists meet Turkey's deputy foreign minister

10.12.2009 04:30 GMT

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A group of Azerbaijani journalists has met Turkey's deputy foreign minister, Ahmet Unal Cevikoz, in Ankara.

Famous novelist Dan Brown visits Turkey

09.12.2009 21:25 GMT

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Worldwide famous novelist Dan Brown arrived in İstanbul on Wednesday.

Azerbaijani and Armenian leaders to hold next meeting in 2010

09.12.2009 21:23 GMT

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The OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs on the resolution of the Karabakh conflict will visit the region this week, Russian mediator Yuri Merzlyakov said.

Armenia can also set conditions, Foreign Ministry

09.12.2009 20:46 GMT

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Armenia's stance is known and has been repeatedly voiced by the president and foreign minister.

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