Omer Celik

Ankara announces plans to normalize relations with Yerevan

Ankara announces plans to normalize relations with Yerevan

Spokesperson for Turkey's Justice and Development (AK) Party Omer Celik touched upon the matter of normalization of relations with Armenia. According to Chelik, first of all, Baku should have a positive attitude to …

Erdogan: Turkey stands with Lebanon amid blast in Beirut

Erdogan: Turkey stands with Lebanon amid blast in Beirut

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and top Turkish officials expressed sorrow after a massive explosion rocked the Lebanese capital Beirut, leveling a three-story building and leaving many wounded. In a phone call, …

AK Party condemns attack against Kilicdaroglu

AK Party condemns attack against Kilicdaroglu

Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party (AK Party) officials condemned the attack against Main Opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) Chairman Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu and wished him a speedy recovery. …

AKP to challenge election losses in Istanbul

AKP to challenge election losses in Istanbul

Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) plans to ask the Supreme Election Council (YSK) today to resolve a dispute over invalid votes in mayoral elections for Istanbul and Ankara.        Party …

Ankara: EU should seek dialogue with Turkey

Ankara: EU should seek dialogue with Turkey

Turkey's Foreign Ministry said that the European Parliament's vote was "meaningless" for Ankara and described it as "far from objectivity". "European Parliament's stance against Turkey …

Bolton to visit Turkey early next year

Bolton to visit Turkey early next year

U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton will visit Turkey in early January, Justice and Development (AK) Party spokesman Omer Celik said at a press conference in the capital Ankara. Celik said that …

Turkish delegation to arrive in Russia on December 29

Turkish delegation to arrive in Russia on December 29

A Turkish delegation, featuring Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and Defense Minister Hulusi Akar, will visit Russia on December 29, spokesman for the Justice and Development Party Omer Celik …

Turkey calls on EU to honor its part of migrant deal

Turkey calls on EU to honor its part of migrant deal

Turkey has called on the European Union to honor its part of a deal signed in March 2016 to stem the flow of migrants, mostly from Syria, to Europe. As Hürriyet Daily News  writes in an article " …

Turkey against 'privileged partnership' with EU

Turkey against 'privileged partnership' with EU

Turkey will not accept a "privileged partnership" with the EU, the country's EU Minister Omer Celik has said, Anadolu Agency reports. "If we are offered a privileged partnership, we will not even consider it, and …

Turkish issue decreases EU's credibility

Turkish issue decreases EU's credibility

A decision to cut or pause negotiations on Turkey’s EU accession process would be “suicide” for the bloc, Turkish EU Affairs Minister believes