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Turkey's President Finally Asks Premier To Form Government Month After Election

Reuters | Posted 07.09.2015 | World

By Ercan Gurses ANKARA, July 9 (Reuters) - Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu vowed a quick start to coalition talks on Thursday, after Preside...

Turkey's New PM Keeps Erdogan's Government Largely Intact

Reuters | Posted 08.29.2014 | World

ANKARA, Aug 29 (Reuters) - Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu kept key members of Turkey's economic management team in place and named Ankara's point ma...

Turkey Arrests 8 In Massive Corruption Probe

AP | SUZAN FRASER | Posted 12.23.2013 | World

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Eight people detained for questioning this week as part of a massive corruption probe targeting allies of Prime Minister Recep...

When The Onion Edits Turkish PM's Speeches

Emre Kizilkaya | Posted 09.21.2013 | World
Emre Kizilkaya

Turkey's Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan spoke at a Ramadan dinner in Ankara on Wednesday, criticizing the opposition for relying upon provocation and slander.

Turkish Lessons, if Any, for Egypt

Joshua W. Walker | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Joshua W. Walker

Turkey has been cited as a model for the Arab world as it copes with the demands of greater democratization, economic prosperity, and political representation. But comparisons with Turkey should be approached with caution.

Turkey Coup Plot: Erdogan Says All Suspects Will Face Trial

AP | SELCAN HACAOGLU | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ANKARA, Turkey — Turkey's prime minister vowed Friday to put everyone who conspired against the country's democracy on trial, as the number of m...