Turkey called on Wednesday for an international investigation into the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Turkey has withdrawn from a two-day summit about Libya that is being held in Italy with ‘deep disappointment’, Turkish Vice President Fuat Oktay told reporters on Tuesday.
President Tayyip Erdogan said recordings related to the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, which Erdogan claimed to have shared with Western allies, are ‘appalling’ and shocked a Saudi intelligence officer who listened to them, Turkish media reported on Tuesday.
Canadian intelligence has listened to Turkish recordings of what happened to Jamal Khashoggi, said Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, although Trudeau added that he himself had not listened to them.
French Minister of Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian on Monday said in an interview on France 2 that France was not in possession of recordings related to the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi as far as he was aware, contradicting Erdogan’s remarks.
US President Donald Trump and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed how to respond to the killing of Saudi dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a White House official said on Sunday.
A border gate between Turkey and Syria’s Afrin opened on Thursday, Turkish Minister of Trade Ruhsar Pekcan said on Friday.
Turkey has been granted a waiver of around 25 percent on US oil sanctions against Iran, a Turkish minister said on Friday.
The investigative team found traces of hydrofluoric acid and other chemicals inside a well at the Saudi consul general’s home in Istanbul, a source in the Turkish attorney general’s office told.
Journalist Husnu Mahalli was sentenced to two years five months in prison for ‘insulting president’, and one year eight months for ‘insulting state officials’ on Thursday. “What I did was journalism“, Mahalli defended himself.