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  1. The Hagia Sophia was first constructed as a cathedral in the Christian Byzantine Empire

    Erdogan rebuffs criticism over Hagia Sophia conversion to mosque

    President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday rejected worldwide condemnation over Turkey's decision to convert the Byzantine-era monument Hagia ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a news conference in Istanbul

    Turkey determined to control social media platforms, Erdogan says

    Turkey will introduce regulations to control social media platforms or shut them down, President Tayyip Erdogan announced on Wednesday, pressing ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump and Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan leave the

    Trump, Erdogan discussed need for 'rapid de-escalation' in Libya: White House

    U.S. President Donald Trump and Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday discussed turmoil in Libya and Syria, as well as reopening economies ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan attends a joint news conference with Russian President

    Erdogan says coronavirus starting to reach plateau in Turkey

    The coronavirus outbreak in Turkey is starting to reach a plateau and the country aims to return to normal life after the Ramadan, which ends in ...
  5. Turkish President Erdogan attends a videoconference with G20 leaders to discuss the coronavirus dis

    Turkey imposes curfew on youth, shuts borders of 31 cities: Erdogan

    Turkey imposed a partial curfew for citizens under the age of 20, effective as of midnight on Friday as part of measures against the coronavirus ...
  6. The spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Istanbul

    Turkey adopts 'voluntary' stay-at-home quarantine

    President Tayyip Erdogan called on Friday for a "voluntary quarantine" in which Turks stay at home except for shopping or basic needs to stem a ...
  7. Kremlin spokesman Peskov visits Dream Island amusement park in Moscow

    Kremlin hopes Putin, Erdogan can agree joint measures at Syria talks

    The Kremlin said on Wednesday it hoped Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan would be able to agree on a set of ...
  8. Turkish President Erdogan speaks during a meeting in Istanbul

    Turkey's Erdogan asks Russia to stand aside in Syria

    Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday he had asked President Vladimir Putin for Russia to stand aside in Syria and let Turkey deal ...