Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Israeli counterpart Isaac Herzog in a phone call agree on maintaining cooperation for peace and stability in the region.
Herzog's visit, the first by an Israeli head of state since 2008, is seen as a step towards moving from a period of strained ties to improved relations with Türkiye.
Israeli President Isaac Herzog, who landed in Ankara Wednesday afternoon, is set to meet Türkiye’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during his landmark two-day visit.
Ankara and Tel Aviv have had ups and downs in their ties since the 1950s. But the two countries have been able to find common ground despite their differences.
Israeli President Isaac Herzog is expected to visit Türkiye in March in what President Recep Tayyip Erdogan described as an opportunity to "open a new chapter" in bilateral ties.
The Israeli president’s recent trip to the UAE served to send a message not only to the Emiratis, but also the wider Arab-Islamic world.
Israel's president has spoken at Dubai's Expo 2020 on the first presidential visit to the United Arab Emirates, after the Gulf state said it had intercepted a missile fired by Houthi rebels.
Israeli President Herzog's official trip to Ankara next month could open a new chapter in bilateral relations of both countries, says Turkiye's President Erdogan.
President Isaac Herzog's tour to Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron sparks angry protests with residents and activists accusing Israeli leader of normalising occupation of Palestinian lands.
Tel Aviv and Ankara have the opportunity to de-escalate tensions and establish dialogue after the turbulent Netanyahu era.
The Turkish leader told Israeli President Isaac Herzog that the resolution of the Israel-Palestine dispute is important for regional peace.
Isaac Herzog, a scion of a prominent Zionist family, will succeed Reuven Rivlin as the country's 11th president – a largely ceremonial position meant to forge national unity and serve as the country’s moral compass.
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