Former US diplomat Matthew Bryza says US President Donald Trump can "learn something" from President Erdogan as Turkey planned ahead for the pandemic.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey aims to achieve maximum observance of Covid-19 measures during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, and a transition to normal life after Eid al Fitr holiday.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani are scheduled to deliver keynote addresses on Thursday.
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan criticises countries which allow terrorist YPG/PKK's symbols in streets despite recognising them as terror group.
"We all see that the international media, who claim to be independent and impartial, turn into a propaganda machine instead of doing journalism when it comes to Turkey," the Turkish president says.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has marked the Muslim religious festival, Eid al Adha by reiterating his determination to fight against terrorist attacks and economic attacks targeting Turkey.
The US may have to go back to the drawing board for its Syria policy if it forces Turkey into another operation in Syria.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday he was determined to lower interest rates to targeted levels and described recent comments on falling central bank forex reserves as aimed at creating negative sentiment towards Turkey.
Tensions between US and Turkey have worsened in recent months with Turkey set to begin receiving the S-400 Russian surface-to-air missile system, which the US says will jeopardise Ankara's role in the F-35 fighter jet programme.
Presidents of Turkey and Russia vow to establish peace in Syria's Idlib region, increase bilateral trade, and speed S-400 missile delivery, during high-level talks in Moscow.
After his meeting with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Sochi ahead of Syria talks, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Ankara welcomes Moscow's positive attitude towards a proposed safe zone in northern Syria.
The Turkish and US presidents spoke by phone on Monday evening. The two leaders discussed bilateral relations and Syria.
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