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The city of Frankfurt where Kurdish Turks marched again President Erdogan

The city of Frankfurt where Kurdish Turks marched again President Erdogan

Germany Cast Doubt Over Turkey EU Chances Amid Standoff

20/03/2017 09:39

Germany's government has cast doubt on Turkey's chances of joining the European Union, amid growing tensions with Ankara over human rights and Turkey's claim that it's being treated unfairly by countries in western Europe. 

A woman and her baby at the Kara Tepe camp for refugees and migrants in Lesbos island, Greece

A woman and her baby at the Kara Tepe camp for refugees and migrants in Lesbos island, Greece

Caritas Europa: migrants paying high price of Turkey-EU deal 1 year on

17/03/2017 13:42

This week sees the first anniversary of an agreement between the European Union and Turkey which aimed to stem the flow  of migrants and refugees seeking protection in Europe. Caritas Europa describes it as a bitter anniversary.

Migrants at the Moria migrant camp on the island of Lesbos

Migrants at the Moria migrant camp on the island of Lesbos

Turkey's President threatens to end EU migration agreement

17/03/2017 10:42

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has threatened to tear up a controversial migrant deal with the European Union that was aimed at halting the influx into Europe of people fleeing war and poverty.

An election poster outside the Dutch Parliament in The Hague

An election poster outside the Dutch Parliament in The Hague

Netherlands condemns Turkey's massacre remarks

14/03/2017 18:38

The prime minister of the Netherlands has condemned comments by Turkey's president holding Dutch U.N. peacekeepers responsible for the massacre by Serb forces of some 8,000 Muslim men and boys in 1995. The diplomatic standoff comes hours before polls open in Dutch elections. 

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Turkey condemns Germany over cancelling political rallies

05/03/2017 15:20

Turkish leaders have condemned Germany for cancelling political rallies of Turkish residents due to be addressed by Ankara's ministers and said Berlin gave "shelter" to people committing crimes against Turkey.

Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) greets Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the Konstantin palace outside St.Petersburg, Russia on Aug. 9

Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) greets Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the Konstantin palace outside St.Petersburg, Russia on Aug. 9, 2016

Russia, Turkey divided over Crimea

22/08/2016 18:09

Russian President Vladimir Putin has expressed condolences to his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan after Saturday's attack on a Kurdish wedding party killed at least 54 people, many of them children, while injuring some 70 others

Pope Francis at the Sunday Angelus offered prayers for the victims of a bomb attack 20 August in southern Turkey

Pope Francis at the Sunday Angelus offered prayers for the victims of a bomb attack late 20 August 2016 in southern Turkey

Pope offers prayers for victims of Turkey bomb attack

21/08/2016 12:29

Pope Francis on Sunday offered prayers for the victims of Saturday’s bombing in southern Turkey.  At least 50 people were killed when a suspected suicide bomber detonated his explosives among people at a wedding party in the southern Turkish city of Gaziantep.