‘Jerusalem has not been abandoned,’ Erdogan says

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Azeri president receives Turkish delegation

11.11.2009 21:50 GMT

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Armenia can resume rail freight soon after opening of Turkish border

11.11.2009 21:44 GMT

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Armenia will be ready for railway freight transport almost as soon as the border with Turkey is opened, Transport Minister Gurgen Sargsyan has said.

Azerbaijan’s Vice Premier: The world financial crisis has not affected construction of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railroad

11.11.2009 21:12 GMT

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The world financial crisis has not affected the construction of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railroad, Azerbaijan’s Vice Premier Abid Sharifov told reporters.

Azerbaijan and Turkey to increase trade turnover to $1.5 bn

11.11.2009 20:42 GMT

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The governments of Azerbaijan and Turkey intend to raise trade turnover to $1.5 bn in the coming years, Azerbaijan Vice Premier Abid Sharifov told reporters.

Iran, Turkey reported to agree on military cooperation against possible Israeli attack

11.11.2009 19:38 GMT

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The claim is made by the Jerusalem-based military intelligence web site DEBKAfile.

Armenia should ratify protocols ahead of Turkey

11.11.2009 19:24 GMT

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Armenia should ratify the protocols ahead of Turkey, Armenian think-tank director Stepan Grigoryan has said.

Turkey to build border posts on Armenian border

11.11.2009 18:20 GMT

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Turkish Defence Minister Vecdi Gonul has outlined plans to reinforce Turkey's borders.

No hand shakes yet on US gunship sale - Hurriyet Daily News

11.11.2009 17:28 GMT

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U.S. President Barack Obama's administration wants to sell the Turkish military a limited number of AH-1W Super Cobra attack helicopters, yet the two countries still need to resolve several matters before the transfer can take place.

Security in South Caucasus better than a year ago

11.11.2009 16:48 GMT

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Interview with Jeffrey Mankoff, security analyst for Russian Studies at the US think-tank, the Council on Foreign Relations.

Istanbul will enter the race to host the 2020 Olympic Games

11.11.2009 16:13 GMT

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After four unsuccessful Olympic bids, Istanbul will enter the race to host the 2020 Games.

Swine flu deaths reach 36 in Turkey

11.11.2009 16:03 GMT

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Six other people died under observation.

Azeri, Turkish diaspora in US oppose opening of Turkish-Armenian border

11.11.2009 15:46 GMT

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Azerbaijani and Turkish diaspora organizations in the USA will work together to oppose the opening of the Turkish-Armenian border.

Azerbaijani parliamentarians to discuss Baku-Ankara relations in Turkey

11.11.2009 15:10 GMT

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Azerbaijani parliamentarians are leaving for Turkey to discuss relations between Baku and Ankara established in the light of normalization of the Turkish-Armenian ties.

German minister visits Turkey

11.11.2009 13:56 GMT

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Turkish State Minister Faruk Chelik received Prime Minister of Germany’s State of Hessen Roland Koch.

Turkey's parliament begins heated debate on Kurdish initiative

11.11.2009 13:42 GMT

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Tempers flared in Turkey's Grand National Assembly yesterday, as debate began on the ruling party's Kurdish initiative.

The 2008 war dents Turkish investments in Georgia

10.11.2009 21:39 GMT

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The 2008 war between Russia and Georgia dealt a serious blow to Turkish investments in the country, but steps are being taken to reestablish business and mend the social damage created by the conflict.

Shop signboards in Turkish appear in Yerevan

10.11.2009 17:51 GMT

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A Turkish shop has already appeared in the Armenian capital.

Turkey should have good relations with Israel, Syrian president

10.11.2009 17:41 GMT

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Turkey cannot play a significant role in the Middle East peace process if the country does not maintain calm relations with Israel, says Syrian president Bashar al-Assad, in an exclusive interview with daily Hurriyet.

US and Russia work together on everything - Hillary Clinton

10.11.2009 17:32 GMT

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US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said she is very pleased with Russian-American relations over the last few months.

Armenian-Turkish talks nearing breakthrough - EU official

10.11.2009 16:39 GMT

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"It's good that the Armenian-Turkish talks have moved out of deadlock," Peter Semneby, the EU's special representative on the South Caucasus has said.

Azerbaijani and Turkish Diaspora organizations in Europe against opening of Turkish-Armenian border

10.11.2009 16:28 GMT

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The Azerbaijani and Turkish Diaspora organizations in Europe will hold a joint sitting to protest the opening of the Turkish-Armenian border, sources in the State Committee for Diaspora Issues said.

Azeri MP: Turkey demands guarantees on Azerbaijan’s occupied lands from the United States and Russia

10.11.2009 16:03 GMT

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"Today Turkey is in an awkward situation and it does not know what to do with the protocols it signed with Armenia.

Turkey, Iran talk on option for Turkish uranium role - World Bulletin

10.11.2009 15:38 GMT

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Iran stated that it trusted Turkey in international matters.

Iranian Foreign Minister and his Turkish counterpart held a meeting in Istanbul

10.11.2009 15:02 GMT

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Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki and his Turkish counterpart Ahmet Davutoglu held a meeting in Istanbul on Monday to confer on the two countries' cooperation.

Turkey's president backs talks on Iran's nuclear programme

10.11.2009 14:55 GMT

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Turkish President Abdullah Gul has said that Ankara supports the nuclear talks between Iran and the group of six world powers under the supervision of the International Atomic Energy Agency.

71st anniversary of Ataturk’s death commemorated

10.11.2009 14:35 GMT

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Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the founder of the Turkish Republic, is commemorated today, the 71st anniversary of his demise on Nov. 10, 1938.

Turkey's leader urges Islamic countries to approve trade deal

10.11.2009 14:02 GMT

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Turkish President Abdullah Gul has asked the presidents of Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) member states to do whatever is required to complete the ratification of a preferential trade agreement.

Swine flu related deaths reach 30 in Turkey

10.11.2009 13:46 GMT

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Three more deaths from swine flu have been recorded in Turkey.

Armenian activist alleges inconsistencies in Turkish protocols

09.11.2009 21:17 GMT

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Simon Kamsarakan, director of the Armenian Centre for Basic Sciences and a member of the Public Board for Defence and National Security, has sent an open letter to Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan over what he says are inconsistencies in the Armenian and English versions of the Armenian-Turkish protocols.

Mikheil Saakashvili hosted the State Minister of Turkey

09.11.2009 20:07 GMT

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Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili hosted Paruk Celik, the State Minister of Turkey yesterday, who was among the official delegation visiting Georgia.

Milliyet: Turkish foreign policy has seen major changes in recent years

09.11.2009 19:46 GMT

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It is obvious that Turkey's foreign policy has seen major changes in recent years, reads an article in the Turkish Milliyet newspaper.

Armenian might represent Turkey in EuroVision 2010

09.11.2009 19:45 GMT

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The process for who will represent the country in the 2010 Eurovision Song Contest has already begun in Turkey.

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