Turkey and USA

Turkey's purchase of Russian S-400s worries Biden

Turkey's purchase of Russian S-400s worries Biden

American leader Joe Biden expressed concern over Turkey's acquisition of Russian S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems, the White House press service reports. "President Biden reaffirmed our defense partnership and Turkey's …

Erdogan completes meeting with Biden

Erdogan completes meeting with Biden

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met with his American counterpart Joe Biden on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Rome, Anadolu Agency reports. The talks between the heads of state were held in a closed format and lasted about 70 …

Erdogan-Biden summit kicks off in Rome

Erdogan-Biden summit kicks off in Rome

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is meeting with American leader Joe Biden on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Rome, Anadolu Agency reports. It is noted that the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the republic, Mevlut Cavusoglu, is …

Ankara hopes that Turkey-Russia accord would be template for Biden

Ankara hopes that Turkey-Russia accord would be template for Biden

Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday. This week’s transfer of power presents followers of Turkish-American relations with a crucial question: Under Biden’s watch, what lies ahead for bilateral relations, Daily Sabah writes in the article Turkey and the United States: So-called strategic partners? 

Erdogan and Trump discuss bilateral relations, Syria and Libya

Erdogan and Trump discuss bilateral relations, Syria and Libya

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and US President Donald Trump had a telephone conversation, the office of the Turkish leader informs. The heads of state discussed issues of bilateral relations, as well as regional events, …

Turkey asks US to sell Patriot missile system

Turkey asks US to sell Patriot missile system

The Turkish side has proposed the United States to sell Patriot missile defense systems to Ankara and expects a response from Washington, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said at the Doha Forum in Qatar. He stressed that Turkey …

US disappointed with Turkey

US disappointed with Turkey

US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo held a telephone conversation with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu. During the talks, a spokesman for the American diplomatic department said that Washington was disappointed by …

Pentagon in search for alternative to Turkey in F-35 program

Pentagon in search for alternative to Turkey in F-35 program

The US tends to replace Turkey as a member country participating in the program for creation of the fifth generation F-35 jet fighter due to Ankara’s intention to acquire S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems from Moscow, the US Under …

Airstrikes in Syria “appropriate reaction” – Turkey

Airstrikes in Syria “appropriate reaction” – Turkey

The Turkish Foreign Ministry has applauded the joint airstrikes on the Assad regime in Syria by the United States, United Kingdom, and France in the wake of a chemical weapons attack, Ahval reports with a reference to the Turkish state news …

Turkey tries to intimidate US with sanctions

Turkey tries to intimidate US with sanctions

Turkey is ready to respond to possible US sanctions, foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu told Zeit, a German newspaper, Armenpress reports. Asked how Turkey plans to respond to possible sanctions, which are being debated …

Crisis In Turkey-US Relations

Crisis In Turkey-US Relations

The decades long partnership of the US with one of its major NATO allies, i.e. Turkey, has been under serious strain for some time now due to growing divergence in policies and collision of interests of the two countries in the conflict …

FETO infiltrated US missions in Turkey, says Cavusoglu

FETO infiltrated US missions in Turkey, says Cavusoglu

Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Saturday said the Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO) had “infiltrated American missions in Turkey", Anadolu Agency reports. "FETO infiltrated American missions in Turkey, the …