Turkish Foreign Ministry

Türkiye slams Israeli foreign minister's statement on Turkish president

Türkiye on Friday sharply criticized Israeli Foreign Minister Israel Katz, accusing him of making statements full of "disrespect, lies and slander" about Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.

The Turkish Foreign Ministry condemned the Israeli government for its policies "trying to prolong its time in power," saying Israel is perpetuating violence and instability in the region.

Turkish FM calls German authorities ‘xenophobic’ over reaction to player’s nationalist salute

The Turkish Foreign Ministry released a statement on Wednesday regarding UEFA's disciplinary investigation against Turkish footballer Merih Demiral, who made a gesture associated with the ultra-nationalist Gray Wolves group during the Euro 2024 match against Austria on Tuesday.

Türkiye welcomes UN Security Council's adoption of Gaza ceasefire resolution

Türkiye welcomes the United Nations Security Council's adoption of a resolution aimed at reaching a comprehensive cease-fire deal to end the war in Gaza, the Turkish Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Tuesday.

"We consider the United Nations Security Council Resolution to establish a ceasefire as an important step towards ending the massacres in Gaza," the statement read.

Fidan visits China for bilateral talks

Foreign Minister Hakan Fidan arrived in China for a three-day visit on June 3, following an invitation from his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi.

Fidan met with a senior Chinese official and delivered a speech on "Türkiye-China Relations in the Changing World Order" on the first day of his visit to Beijing, the Turkish Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

Victims of Solingen attack remembered on 31st anniversary

A commemoration ceremony has been held for victims of the 1993 Solingen arson attack that claimed the lives of five Turks in Germany's North Rhine-Westphalia State.

On May 29, 1993, in the city of Solingen, the house of the Genç family was set on fire by far-right extremists, and five people, three of them children, were killed in the attack.

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