Turkey and Qatar

Russian and Turkish top diplomats to meet in Doha

Russian and Turkish top diplomats to meet in Doha

Russian and Turkish Foreign Ministers, Sergey Lavrov and Mevlut Cavusoglu, will have a meeting in Doha on March 10, a source in the Russian delegation said on Tuesday. The meeting will be organized as part of Lavrov’s tour of the …

Erdogan visits Doha today

Erdogan visits Doha today

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit Qatar today for discussions on Middle East issues. Erdogan would attend the 5th meeting of the Turkey-Qatar Supreme Strategic Committee at the invitation of Emir …

Qatar defends Turkey's northern Syria operation

Qatar defends Turkey's northern Syria operation

Qatar defended its close ally Turkey's operation against Kurdish forces in northern Syria, saying Ankara had acted against an "imminent threat". "We can't put all the blame on Turkey," Qatar's …

Turkey finishes constructing of second military base in Qatar

Turkey finishes constructing of second military base in Qatar

Turkey is finishing constructing of a new military base in Qatar soon. A new base has been built near the Tariq ibn Ziyad military base. It will be inaugurated in the autumn 2019. The inauguration ceremony is expected to …

Turkey and Qatar agree to develop financial cooperation

Turkey and Qatar agree to develop financial cooperation

The central banks of Turkey and Qatar signed a currency swap agreement in the Qatari capital Doha. According to sources from Turkish central bank, the first step has been taken after Qatar pledged $15 billion of investment package in …

 Turkey and Qatar to start joint naval exercises on August 6

Turkey and Qatar to start joint naval exercises on August 6

Turkey and Qatar will hold joint naval exercises in the territorial waters of Qatar on August 6-7, Qatar’s Defense Ministry said in a statement. Turkey's frigate TCG Gokova, carrying 214 soldiers, docked in the Qatari …

Erdogan: Gulf trip becomes productive

Erdogan: Gulf trip becomes productive

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan described his trip to the Gulf to deal with the Qatar crisis as "productive and successful". "The visits on the Gulf tour were productive and successful," …

Qatar's Emir and Erdogan discuss Gulf crisis

Qatar's Emir and Erdogan discuss Gulf crisis

Qatar and Turkey have discussed the Gulf crisis and efforts being exerted to defuse the dispute between Doha and a group of Saudi-led Arab states through dialogue and diplomatic means. This came during a meeting between Qatari …