TURKEY

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NEWS

Turkey’s foreign minister said a new period was beginning in Ankara’s ties with Egypt with senior officials from the two countries set to hold talks, broadcaster NTV said on Wednesday.


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DIPLOMACY

Wednesday’s scheduled visit by Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias to Ankara has been postponed until Thursday because of a extraordinary videoconference of NATO defense ministers in light of the deteriorating situation in Afghanistan, but mainly (unofficially) the rapid developments in Ukraine.


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NEWS

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias will delay a planned visit to Turkey by one day to Thursday because of a scheduling conflict with a meeting of NATO ministers, the Foreign Ministry in Athens said on Tuesday.


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DIPLOMACY

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias travels to Ankara on Wednesday for an official visit that is being seen as a possible turning point in relations with Turkey, which have soured over maritime and energy rights in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Aegean.



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ECONOMY

The Turkish lira weakened on Monday as investor concerns grew over deteriorating economic conditions in the country, while stocks in emerging market suffered their worst drop in nearly three weeks as the corporate earnings season loomed.


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OPINION

All the activity on the international front that we observed last Tuesday obviously concerns us since it included the Greek prime minister’s official visit to Libya.

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NEWS

Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias will visit Ankara on Wednesday following an invitation by his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu to attend a Ramadan iftar meal.