Government of Turkey

Premier visits Turkey amid low expectations

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras's visit on Tuesday to Turkey on Tuesday comes in the wake of a two-year deterioration in bilateral relations and the emergence of a new front dividing the two countries in the Eastern Mediterranean.

Tsipras will meet in Ankara with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who will also host a dinner in his honor after they hold a joint press conference.

Turkey 'looking forward' to Tsipras's visit, says ambassador

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras's two-day visit to Ankara on Tuesday, during which he will meet with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, will help promote a "positive agenda," the country's Ambassador to Greece, Burak Ozugergin, said in an interview with the state-run news agency ANA-MPA, published on Monday.

Turkey 'looking forward' to Tsipras' visit, says ambassador

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' visit to Ankara on Tuesday, during which he will meet with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, will help promote a "positive agenda," the country's Ambassador to Greece, Burak Ozugergin, said in an interview with the state-run news agency ANA-MPA, published on Monday.

Turkey-US to discuss Syria, PKK and legal affairs

A Turkish delegation will visit Washington on Feb. 5 for the meetings of Turkey-US working groups on Syria, fight against PKK and on consular issues. On Feb. 6, Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu will participate anti-ISIL meeting in Washington and is likely to have talks with his American counterpart Pompeo.

Tsipras underlines need for efforts to create 'harmonious' ties with Turkey

In an interview with Anadolu news agency ahead of an official visit to Turkey, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras underlined the need for efforts to create a "harmonious relationship" between the two countries.

Apart from talks in Ankara with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Tsipras is also to visit Hagia Sofia in Istanbul and the Halki Orthodox Seminary.

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