Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Turkey-Pakistan in top-level discussion over nuclear weapon program

Pakistan is rapidly transferring the missile technologies to Turkey and Pakistani scientists are helping Turkey build its capacity in the production of missiles.

Jan 02, 2021, 13:30 PM IST

Turkey plans to capture Iran’s territory by inciting Iranian Azeri separatists

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan set off a diplomatic row between Iran and Turkey during his recent visit to Baku. 

Dec 17, 2020, 07:55 AM IST

Unbelievable! 3-year-old survives Turkey earthquake, pulled out alive from under debris after 91 hours

In what is being viewed as a ‘miracle’, a three-year-old girl has been pulled alive from the rubble of a building nearly 91 hours after it collapsed due to a powerful earthquake in western Turkey.

Nov 05, 2020, 11:25 AM IST

DNA: How fighting fundamentalism is 'Islamophobia'?

French President Emmanuel Macron's criticism of Islam has intensified after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan questioned the mental health of his counterpart, while Muslims in many countries are demanding a boycott of France.

Oct 26, 2020, 23:08 PM IST

NGOs supported by Turkey carrying out subversive activities in Africa

Challenging the leadership of Saudi Arabia in the Islamic world, Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is speedily working to gain the support of Muslim countries that are located outside the Gulf and are yet to be strongly polarized.

Oct 15, 2020, 07:24 AM IST

Turkey playing destabilizing game in Middle-East as President Erdogan’s role threatens world peace

Given his megalomania and pretensions for reviving the Caliphate (of course anointing himself as the neo-Caliph), Erdogan has done everything possible to disturb the Middle-East just so he can re-establish Turkey’s pre-eminence in the region. 

Sep 26, 2020, 18:25 PM IST

Question raised on Turkish President Erdogan's plan to monitor its citizens

Since the victory in the last elections, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as well as his party, both are continuously coming up with a series of moves to establish a totalitarian regime in Turkey. In the latest move, the Erdogan government has launched a crackdown on the members of an opponent organisation led by dissident and religious leader Fethullah Gulen. To establish its authoritarian control and weed out adversaries, Erdogan has begun cleansing Turkey out of supporters of the Gulen movement.

Sep 22, 2020, 09:18 AM IST

Explained: How President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is destroying Turkey through Islamic schools and nepotism

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is riding on the wagon of political Islam to become the Caliph of the Muslim world. For ensuring his success, he has converted Turkey into a lab of political Islam during his 18-year rule. To radicalise the children and youngsters and to build an army of Islamic preachers, he has changed the entire education system of Turkey — dominated by political Islam and projecting  Erdogan as the tallest Muslim leader.

Aug 25, 2020, 09:26 AM IST

Turkey President Erdogan attempts to displace Saudi Arabia as leader of Muslim world

The recent agreement of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with Israel to establish diplomatic relations sent a clear message that acceptability of Israel is increasing in the Middle East and the Arab world is now working towards ensuring peace in the region. However, this development was not well received by the entire Muslim Ummah as Turkey aggressively attacked UAE for the move.

Aug 20, 2020, 09:34 AM IST

Turkey funding surrendered ISIS cadres to radicalise Indian Muslims

According to an Indian security report, Turkey has been sponsoring ISIS and its affiliates in Syria, similar to what Pakistan has been doing with IS-KP in Afghanistan.

Aug 13, 2020, 23:50 PM IST

Turkish Universities turning into epicenters of anti-India activities

More than 30 conferences and seminars on Kashmir have been organised in Turkish Universities since August 5, 2019. 

Aug 09, 2020, 00:04 AM IST

Explained: How President Erdoğan established his rule in Turkey by shifting moderate Turkish Sufi Islam

Dr. Ahmet Yayla , Assistant Professor at DeSales University, has said that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan slowly established his rule in the country by shifting moderate Turkish Sufi Islam, based on teachings of Rumi towards a Salafi Islam – the political Islam. Dr Yayla made the remarks during a webinar  on Turkey’s Undoing of Kemalist Project and its Tremors in Geopolitics of Islamic World organized by Usanas Foundation, Udaipur-based security, and geopolitical affairs think-tank and Law and Society.

Jul 23, 2020, 09:09 AM IST

BREAKING NEWS: Kashmir an inalienable part, don't interfere in our internal affairs: India warns Turkey

Erdogan raked up the Kashmir issue in Pakistan Parliament, vowing that Ankara will support Islamabad's stand as it is a matter of concern to both the countries

Feb 15, 2020, 09:54 AM IST

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reiterates support to Pakistan on its stance on Kashmir

This is the second time that Erdogan has raked up the issue of Kashmir. 

Feb 14, 2020, 16:11 PM IST

Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Turkey not to take more Syrian refugees alone

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on an award ceremony in Istanbul that more than 80,000 Idlib brothers started to migrate toward the border of our country, in such a case, Turkey will not bear all alone the burden of this migration. 

Dec 23, 2019, 06:51 AM IST

Turkey first country to check out Sukhoi Su-57E as Russia showcases the stealth fighter to the world at MAKS-2019

Turkey has been eyeing the Sukhoi Su-57 after the United States of America threw it out of the 5th Generation stealth fighter F-35 Lightning II programme over its decision to go ahead with Russian S-400 Triumf anti-air defence system. Russia, too, is exploring the opportunity to export the Su-57 which has been combat-tested during in Syria in early 2018.

Aug 27, 2019, 18:33 PM IST

Erdogan says attackers targeting Turkey will go home 'in caskets'

Erdogan, who is seeking to rally support for his Islamist-rooted AK Party in March 31 local elections, has invoked the New Zealand attack as evidence of global anti-Muslim sentiment.

Mar 18, 2019, 21:05 PM IST

PM Modi has telephonic talks with Turkey Prez, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince; junior Saudi FM calls on him

The official statement on Modi's conversation with Erdogan said that the Prime Minister stated that terrorism remains one of the gravest threats to global peace and security.

Mar 12, 2019, 00:23 AM IST

US pullout from Syria must be planned carefully: Erdogan

 Last month, the US President Donald Trump declared victory over the IS and announced that US forces would be coming home soon.

Jan 08, 2019, 10:54 AM IST

Erdogan, Trump agree on need to explain Khashoggi's death

Turkey`s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his US counterpart Donald Trump discussed on telephone on Sunday night the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and agreed that "all aspects of the case should be brought to light".

Oct 22, 2018, 09:02 AM IST