Turkish philanthropist Kavala seen as threat by Erdogan
Osman Kavala, imprisoned in Turkey for nearly three years without ever being convicted of a crime, is a philanthropist and businessman
Erdogan loyalist to be appointed as Turkish PM
Turkey's Transport Minister Binali Yildirim is set to be appointed head of the ruling party and the country's new prime minister Sunday, consolidating strongman President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's grip on power.
Erdogan wants visa-free travel to accelerate Turkey EU membership
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday expressed hope a deal set to grant Turks visa-free travel to the EU's passport-free Schengen area would help accelerate Turkey's long-running membership bid to join the bloc.
Kurds accuse Turkey's Erdogan of 'constitutional dictatorship'
The co-chair of Turkey's main Kurdish party has accused President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of wanting to set up "a constitutional dictatorship", vowing his movement will strongly oppose moves to impose one-man rule.