Turkey and UK

Ancient gold ewer returned to Turkey

Ancient gold ewer returned to Turkey

A 4,250-year-old gold ewer looted in Anatolia has just been returned to Turkey by the Gilbert Collection, which is housed at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum. The ewer had been acquired in 1989 by Arthur Gilbert from a Los Angeles dealer …

UK suspends arms sales to Turkey

UK suspends arms sales to Turkey

The United Kingdom has suspended sales of arms to Turkey for items that might be used in the country's military offensive in Syria, UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab said. He noted that the UK government takes …

British man dies after falling from plane in Turkey

British man dies after falling from plane in Turkey

A British man died after falling from a plane on to a runway at Dalaman airport in Turkey. Local media reported that staff were trying to remove the 30-year-old when he fell from a door. The unconscious passenger was taken to hospital …

Turkey and UK to discuss fight against terrorism

Turkey and UK to discuss fight against terrorism

Turkey and the United Kingdom will hold the political consultations between delegations headed by Turkey's Undersecretary and the Permanent Under Secretary and Head of the Diplomatic Service at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Sir Simon …

Erdogan and May to meet on sidelines of G20

Erdogan and May to meet on sidelines of G20

British Prime Minister Theresa May said during a phone conversation with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan that they will meet on the sidelines of the G20 summit. Erdogan and May discussed the …

Turkey, UK ink jet deal, flag more trade

Turkey, UK ink jet deal, flag more trade

British Prime Minister Theresa May has signed a $US125 million ($A165 million) fighter jet deal with Turkey and briefly cautioned Ankara on human rights following last year's failed coup, in a visit squarely aimed at boosting trade between …

Daesh members planning attack near Turkish embassies detained

Daesh members planning attack near Turkish embassies detained

Four members of the Daesh terrorist group have been detained in Turkey. The testimony of the detainees revealed that they were planning to commit terrorist attacks near the German and the UK embassies on September 17, Trend reports …

United Kingdom doubts imminent accession of Turkey to EU

United Kingdom doubts imminent accession of Turkey to EU

The Chancellor of the Exchequer (Finance Minister) of the UK, George Osborne has expressed doubts about the possibility of the imminent accession of Turkey to the European Union in an interview to the BBC. …