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The election board has voided the opposition Republican People's Party narrow victory in Turkey's biggest city and economic hub Istanbul and ordered a replay of the vote
The loss of Istanbul, the country's economic hub, was a shocking defeat for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's ruling party
Refusing to concede the Istanbul result, Erdogan denounces 'massive irregularities'
More than 100 election officials have been summoned as part of the inquiries across 3 districts in Turkey's biggest city, according to state news agency Anadolu
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's remarks come after France held its first 'national day of commemoration of the Armenian genocide'
The loss of the capital Ankara and Istanbul to the Republican People's Party is a major setback for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's ruling AKP after a decade and a half in power
Officials at the Supreme Electoral Council will decide whether the ruling party has a case
(UPDATED) The AKP demands a recount in Ankara and Istanbul, citing irregularities after tallies show the party is defeated in both cities in what would be a major setback in a decade and a half in power
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison condemns 'reckless' and 'highly offensive' comments made by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey in the wake of the Christchurch massacre
Turkey and Israel have tense relations and Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who regards himself as a champion of the Palestinian cause, is a vocal critic of Israeli policies
The flagging economy coupled with a currency crisis last year are sensitive issues for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his ruling Justice and Development Party before the vote on March 31
Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu does not specify which PKK bases the planned operation will target but President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has previously said it will be against militant hideouts in Iraq
'We haven't given all the elements we have at our disposal,' says President Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, whose government survived a coup bid in July 2016, has given support to Nicolas Maduro in the wake of the crisis, telling him in a phone call to 'stand tall'
Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he will discuss with Vladimir Putin the creation of a Turkish-controlled 'security zone' in northern Syria, suggested by Donald Trump
Instead, the Kurds say they will accept the deployment of UN forces along the separation line between Kurdish fighters and Turkish troops
In a telephone conversation with US President Donald Trump, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reaffirms that 'a 20-mile security zone along the Syrian border... will be set up by us'
In a telephone conversation, the leaders 'discussed the idea of creating a security zone cleared of terrorism in the north of the country,' the Turkish presidency says in a statement
US President Donald Trump says the fight against ISIS is not over and that the withdrawal will be done in a 'prudent' manner
Fox Haber's TV anchor Faith Portakal faces an investigation over his tweet asking Turks to have a 'peaceful protest against rising natural gas fees'
President Donald Trump is 'open to a potential meeting in the future,' says the White House
The foundation says it will apply for its closure to the court 'immediately,' but insists it conducted each operation in Turkey in compliance with the country's laws
A Turkish newspaper says a second voice recording clearly reveals that the murder of the Washington Post columnist has been premeditated
In an editorial for 'The Washington Post,' Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accuses Riyadh authorities of refusing to answer questions about Jamal Khashoggi's murder
A written request for the extradition of the 18 suspects has been prepared by Istanbul's chief prosecutor
Turkish president Erdogan says they still have more evidence about the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi
The State Department says it has identified 21 Saudis whose visas will either be revoked or who will be ineligible for future visas
Here's a timeline of how the Khashoggi murder unfolded according to Turkey's president
(3rd UPDATE) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's speech comes as US President Donald Trump says he is 'not satisfied' with Riyadh's explanation of the Washington Post contributor's death
Ruling party spokesman Omer Celik says it is Turkey's 'debt of honor' to reveal what happened
'If he left, you have to prove it with footage. Those who ask Turkish authorities where he is should ask what happened,' says Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan
While the leaders of Turkey and Germany signal their interest in a cautious rapprochement, German Chancellor Angela Merkel stresses that 'deep differences' remained on civil rights and other issues in Turkey
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will travel to Iran to meet with his Russian and Iranian counterparts Vladimir Putin and Hassan Rouhani, state-run TRT Haber television says
Turkish Vice President Fuat Oktay says the tariff hikes were ordered 'within the framework of reciprocity in retaliation for the conscious attacks on our economy by the US administration'
The dispute between the US and Turkey raises questions over the future of their partnership and fans fears of a looming economic crisis in Turkey
(UPDATED) Meanwhile, Iran also slams Washington for its 'addiction to sanctions and bullying'
Trump on Twitter: 'I have just authorized a doubling of Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum with respect to Turkey as their currency, the Turkish Lira, slides rapidly downward against our very strong Dollar!'
It is Turkey's tit-for-tat response to Washington's sanctions on the Turkish interior justice ministers over the detention of an American pastor on terror-related charges
'The change of attitude is Trump's problem, not mine,' Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan tells journalists during a visit to South Africa, calling the US threats 'psychological warfare'
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan claims there is 'no difference between Hitler's obsession with the Aryan race and Israel's understanding that these ancient lands are meant only for Jews'
But the opposition is angered by the government's submission of new legislation to parliament that apparently seeks to formalize some of the harshest aspects of the emergency
Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has already transformed Turkey in 15 years of rule, takes his oath of office in parliament under the new presidential system denounced by opponents as a one-man regime
The Official Gazette says 18,632 people had been sacked including 8,998 police officers over suspected links to terror organizations that 'act against national security'
Erdogan will be sworn at the parliament, a presidential source, who asked not to be named, tells AFP. State media reports said the oath ceremony would be at 1300 GMT (9 pm, Manila time).
(3rd UPDATE) Recep Tayyip Erdogan defeats his nearest rival Muharrem Ince with an 'absolute majority' of more than half the vote without needing a second round, saiys the chief of Turkey's election authority, Sadi Guven
(UPDATED) Analysts say the opposition's performance is all the more troubling for the authorities given how the campaign has been slanted in favor of Erdogan, who has dominated media airtime
'Our Prime Minister made the announcement. We have our system of taxis,' adds the Turkish President
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European Union President Donald Tusk says improved relations would depend on progress on issues, including the rule of law and press freedom as well as Syria
(UPDATED) The report cautions that the extraordinary powers handed to the authorities following the failed coup attempt had caused 'a continued erosion of the rule of law and deterioration of the human rights situation'