EU’s Borrell Expresses Regret Over Ankara’s Decision to Reconvert Hagia Sophia Into Mosque

Hagia Sophia basilica in Istanbul, Turkey
Hagia Sophia basilica in Istanbul, Turkey. Photo: David Spender / flickr. CC BY 2.0.

BRUSSELS (Sputnik) – The European Union regrets the Turkish decision to transform Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia cathedral into a mosque, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and [Read More…]

Turkish President Criticizes French Counterpart Over Remembrance Of Armenian Killings

President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan
President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Photo: Youtube.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan renewed his criticism of his French counterpart, days after France held its first national commemoration of the World War I-era [Read More…]

Erdogan’s Supporters Post Video With Cyprus Shown as Turkish Territory

Prime Minister of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Prime Minister of Turkey at the Annual Meeting 2006 of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Photo: World Economic Forum.

Turkey’s Nationalist Movement Party has posted a video that includes the map of Turkey, complete with the contested island of Cyprus. The Nationalist Movement Party [Read More…]