Presidents of Turkey

Turkey turns to other options if US refuses to sell F-35: Erdoğan

Turkey has reiterated its vow to smash the terror corridor in northeastern Syria regardless of the ongoing talks with the United States on setting up a safe zone, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said on July 26. He called Turkey's NATO ally to act with common sense over their S-400/F-35 spat to avoid further injustice towards Turkey.

US president reportedly reluctant to go ahead with Turkey sanctions

US President Donald Trump has reportedly asked Republican senators to take a softer approach to Turkey over its decision to purchase the Russian S-400 missile defense system, saying that he would like time to talk Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan out of the deal, NBC News reported on Wednesday night.