Turkey and France

Turkey's Consulate General attacked in Paris

Turkey's Consulate General attacked in Paris

Unidentified individuals attacked Turkey's Consulate General in Paris on Thursday, according to diplomatic sources.  The Consulate General was  attacked around 02.30 a.m. local time (1230 GMT) on May 12 with firework-type …

Erdogan and Macron discuss French elections and Ukraine crisis

Erdogan and Macron discuss French elections and Ukraine crisis

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron discussed the Ukraine crisis and bilateral ties in a phone call on Thursday following the closely contested French elections. According to a statement by …

Macron discusses Syria and Libya with Erdogan

Macron discusses Syria and Libya with Erdogan

On the sidelines of the NATO summit in Brussels Monday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron clarified several issues and expressed their joint intention to cooperate in Libya and Syria. …

Macron wants to discuss Karabakh with Erdogan

Macron wants to discuss Karabakh with Erdogan

French President Emmanuel Macron said that despite disagreements with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the two leaders have decided to meet and talk.   “We have deep disagreements, and we know it. …

Turkey and France ready to normalize relations

Turkey and France ready to normalize relations

There is tangible progress in the work to normalize relations between Turkey and France, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said today, Reuters reports. Paris has been criticising Turkey since Ankara's 2019 …

Turkey ready to normalize relations with France: Turkish FM

Turkey ready to normalize relations with France: Turkish FM

Turkey and France are working on a roadmap to normalize ties, and talks are going well, Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said on Jan. 7, adding that Ankara was ready to improve relations with its NATO ally if Paris showed the same …

Why France not pleased with end of Karabakh war

Why France not pleased with end of Karabakh war

French President Emmanuel Macron held a  telephone call with Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan to highlight France’s plans to help Armenia with humanitarian aid, said Macron’s office on Thursday. Macron also …

France wants international supervision in Nagorno-Karabakh

France wants international supervision in Nagorno-Karabakh

France wants international supervision to implement a ceasefire in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict amid concerns in Paris that Russia and Turkey could strike a deal to cut out Western powers from future peace talks, the presidency said on Thursday. …

Turkey accuses 4 people of spying for France

Turkey accuses 4 people of spying for France

Turkey has arrested four spies working on behalf of France, Daily Sabah reported. According to the investigation by the journalists, the four suspects were collecting information about the inner workings of conservative …

NATO to probe France-Turkey naval incident in Mediterranean

NATO to probe France-Turkey naval incident in Mediterranean

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said that the military alliance would investigate an incident between Turkish warships and a French naval vessel in the Mediterranean, as France accused Turkey of repeated violations of the U.N. arms …

Turkey deports 11 ISIS members to France

Turkey deports 11 ISIS members to France

Turkey has deported 11 French nationals suspected of being ISIS members (the terrorist group banned in Russia), the Turkish Interior Ministry said. According to the statement, 71 foreign ISIS members were sent to their home countries …

 Erdogan to mull regional issues in France

Erdogan to mull regional issues in France

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will discuss regional issues during the visit to France, a diplomatic source said. The Turkish leader will visit France on November 10-11, 2018. Among the issues to be …