Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe
Turkey does not expect progress in the accession process for the EU because of "the attitude of the bloc," Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said on March 21.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu on March 3 spoke with his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian over phone, state-run Anadolu Agency reported, citing diplomatic sources.
Turkey’s foreign minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu has stressed that the normalization of ties between Ankara and Washington depends on the U.S. keeping its promises, adding that Turkey had “given another chance to bilateral relations.”
Ankara will provide a credit facility of $5 billion to Iraq at a meeting on the country’s reconstruction on Feb. 14, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu has stated.
Ties with the United States have been at a “very critical point,” according to Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu. These relations will either be fixed or they will break down completely, Çavuşoğlu said, days before U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s visit to Ankara.
Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu on Feb. 3 reiterated Turkey's stance that the country fully backed Syria's territorial integrity despite the launch of Afrin operation.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu has criticized the West for not highlighting the civilian casualties in Turkey stemming from attacks by the U.S.-backed Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG).
Turkey and Austria are looking to normalize relations after months of tensions between Ankara and Vienna, Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said on Jan. 25.
It would not be correct to discuss establishing a “security zone” in coordination with the United States before trust between Ankara and Washington is re-established, Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said on Jan. 25.
Turkey’s military operation on the militia in Syria’s Afrin province will not affect the Syrian conference scheduled to be held later this month in Sochi, Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said in a televised interview on Jan. 20.