Bekir Bozdag

 Ankara recalls envoys to US, Israel over embassy move

Ankara recalls envoys to US, Israel over embassy move

Turkey is recalling its ambassadors to the US and Israel in an official protest of the Trump administration's decision to move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Turkey's Deputy Prime Minister Bekir …

Bekir Bozdag: Turkey being treated unfairly by EU

Bekir Bozdag: Turkey being treated unfairly by EU

The European Union has not treated Turkey fairly or objectively, Ankara’s government spokesman Bekir Bozdag said, after the top EU official in charge of accession negotiations said Ankara was moving rapidly away from …

Bozdag:Turkey does not stand by any country on Syria

Bozdag:Turkey does not stand by any country on Syria

Turkey does not stand with or against any country on Syria and its policy in the region is different from that of Iran, Russia and the United States, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag said. The comments by …

Turkish parliament to discuss extension of emergency state

Turkish parliament to discuss extension of emergency state

The Turkish parliament will discuss extension of the emergency state for the seventh time, Trend reported citing Turkish media. The issue of extending the emergency state in Turkey will be discussed at the parliament on April 18. …

Turkey to extend state of emergency

Turkey to extend state of emergency

Turkey's government will extend state of emergency in the country, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag said. The minister added that this is necessary, because the fight against the terrorist movement of …

Ankara promises to leave Afrin to 'real owners'

Ankara promises to leave Afrin to 'real owners'

Turkey will not stay in Syria's Afrin and aims to leave the region to its real owners after the area is completely cleared of terrorists, the country's Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag said. "As we said, we will …

Turkey ready for military operation in Syria's Afrin - media

Turkey ready for military operation in Syria's Afrin - media

Turkish troops on the border with Syria entered a state of high alert  in the case of a possible operation in Syria's Afrin - such an order was given by the General Staff of the country, Anadolu agency reports. A convoy of …

Bekir Bozdag criticizes Turkish Constitutional Court's ruling

Bekir Bozdag criticizes Turkish Constitutional Court's ruling

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag said the Constitutional Court had overstepped its limit, set out in the law, with its ruling to release two journalists on the grounds that their rights had been violated while in …