Greek PM Tsipras meets Greek Oxthodox Patriarch in Istanbul

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras meets Greek Oxthodox Patriarch Bartholomew of Constaninople in Istanbul. Tsipras earlier met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday for talks to ease tensions over bilateral disputes and the long-running Cyprus problem. Tsipras is the first Greek premier to visit Turkey in six years. IMAGES of Tsipras arriving and meeting with Greek Oxthodox Patriarch Bartholomew of Constaninople, and of the religious service

Greek PM meets Turkish President for talks to ease tensions

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras meets Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for talks to ease tensions over bilateral disputes and the long-running Cyprus problem. IMAGES of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras meeting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Hasankeyf:Turkey’s 12,000-year-old village soon to be submerged

One of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s pharaonic projects is the construction of Turkey’s largest hydroelectric dam on the Tigris River in the southern-eastern part of Turkey. But the controversial project threatens the ancient settlement of Hasankeyf – home to 3,000 inhabitants – with destruction.

Turkey’s Erdogan holds presser with Pakistani PM Imran Khan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan holds a joint press conference with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan in Ankara. IMAGES

Turkey, Iran hold talks after US Syria announcement

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan holds talks with Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani after the surprise US decision to withdraw troops from Syria.

North Cyprus journalist takes on Turkey’s mighty Erdogan

Jail time, angry mobs and assassination attempts – editor Sener Levent has paid a price for challenging Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and authorities in breakaway northern Cyprus through his tiny newspaper.

French President welcomes heads of state at Elysee Palace

French President Emmanuel Macron greets foreign leaders at the Elysee Palace, including German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. World leaders are gathering in Paris to mark 100 years since the end of World War I at a time of growing nationalism and diplomatic tensions. IMAGES