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  1. FILE PHOTO: Democratic presidential candidate Biden and vice presidential candidate Harris hold fir

    Turkey slams Biden's past call for US to back Erdogan opponents

    Turkey on Saturday condemned as "interventionist" comments that U.S. Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden had made in December when he ...
  2. Turkish President Erdogan talks to media in Istanbul

    Erdogan says Turkey 'will not back down' in east Med standoff

    President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday Turkey will not back down to threats of sanctions nor to incursions on its claimed territory in the ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Turkish seismic research vessel Oruc Reis is seen in Istanbul

    Turkey says France should refrain from escalating Mediterranean tensions

    Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Friday France should refrain from steps that escalate tensions in the eastern Mediterranean, ...
  4. Iran's judiciary last month halted the executions of three young men arrested over

    #Don't_Execute: viral campaign to stop Iran protester hangings

    A campaign on a rare scale uniting activists and personalities inside Iran and out is pressing Tehran not to execute men detained over ...
  5. A cat sits on a sandbag barricade on Nicosia's Green Line, the UN-patrolled buffer zone in the

    'Reluctant republic': Cyprus turns 60 without much ado

    Cyprus marks 60 years since independence from Britain without fanfare on Sunday, as the small island remains divided and home to foreign bases and ...
  6. Erdogan seemed to suggest that the Turkish ship was attacked

    France bolsters Mediterranean presence as Turkey tensions worsen

    France on Thursday prepared to beef up its military presence in the Mediterranean as tensions rose, prompting Turkish President Recep Tayyip ...
  7. Turkish President Erdogan speaks during a meeting of his ruling AKP in Ankara

    Erdogan says any attack on Turkish ship in Mediterranean dispute will exact 'high price'

    President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday that any attack on a Turkish ship exploring for oil and gas in disputed Mediterranean waters would incur ...
  8. French President Macron and Greek PM Mitsotakis attend a joint statement at the Elysee Palace in Pa

    Amid tensions with Turkey, Greece in joint manoeuvres with France

    The French military conducted training exercises with Greek forces off the southern island of Crete on Thursday, defence sources said, as tension ...
  9. Turkey's energy exploration vessel is being escorted by warships

    Greek PM calls for 'sense' from Turkey in East Med row

    Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Wednesday urged Turkey to show "sense" in a naval showdown in the Eastern Mediterranean over energy ...