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Turkey news

Find the news and stories on Turkey, which is a nation straddling eastern Europe and western Asia with cultural connections to ancient Greek, Persian, Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman empires. Check out RT.com for stories on Turkey, as the Syrian Army offensive in Idlib targeting various extremist and militant groups infuriated Turkey and put the two nations on the brink of a full-blown war with each other. Turkey and Russia have agreed on the details of a ceasefire in Syria’s Idlib region after four days of talks in Ankara — follow RT for the news on that matter. Tens of thousands of migrants have been trying to get into Greece, an EU member state, following Ankara's decision on February 28 to open its border and allow asylum seekers to head towards the European Union — stay with RT to be updated on that. Visit RT to stay updated on Turkey's politics and economy. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan issued a decree postponing all events related to science, culture and the arts amid surge in coronavirus cases — check out RT.com for more on that. Don’t forget to check out authors’ opinions on the news and current events taking place in Turkey today.