20 Nov 2016
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Turkey should not be "fixated" on joining the EU and has reiterated the idea of joining Russia and China in a Eurasian security group, local media reported Sunday.
10 Aug 2016
Turkey and Russia yesterday reached a clear consensus on mormalising ties, said an official in Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan’s office after a meeting between the Turkish leader and his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin.
18 Jul 2016
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday joined other world leaders in condemning the coup attempt, which resulted in the death of over 100 people.
22 May 2016
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said some political developments in Turkey were a source of "great concern" and pledged to address them during a visit to the country on Monday.