About: Russia-Turkey relations

Global Europe 20-12-2016

Russian ambassador’s murder will bend Turkey relationship, not break it

Russia is facing growing threats, for a range of reasons, but yesterday's murder of its ambassador to Turkey is unlikely to break Moscow's relations with Ankara, writes Stratfor.
Global Europe 20-12-2016

EU, US ‘shocked’ by killing of Russian ambassador in Turkey

Russian ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov was shot in the back and killed as he gave a speech at an Ankara art gallery yesterday (19 December) by an off-duty police officer who shouted "Don't forget Aleppo" and "Allahu Akbar" as he opened fire.
Global Europe 08-08-2016

Erdogan to meet Putin for a ‘new beginning’

Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdogan will meet on Tuesday (9 August) his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin aiming to open "a new page" in bilateral relations and reverse the damage sustained by sanctions imposed by Russia.
Med & South 05-08-2016

Terrorism and refugee crisis hits tourism in Greece and Turkey

Tourism in Greece and Turkey has been badly hit by the refugee crisis and deadly terrorist attacks, damaging a crucial source of revenue in both countries.
Global Europe 01-04-2016

Turkey detains suspected killer of downed Russian pilot

Turkish authorities have detained a man suspected of killing a Russian pilot after his plane was shot down by a Turkish jet near the Syrian-Turkish border last November, Hurriyet reported on Thursday (31 March).

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