- Turkish PM threatens to ban Facebook, YouTube Updated: Mar-07-14 6:55 am
- Turkish PM's office denies corruption tapes Updated: Feb-24-14 6:25 pm
- Obama, Turkish leader discuss Mideast conflicts Updated: Feb-19-14 7:00 pm
- Rival Cyprus leaders resume peace talks Updated: Feb-11-14 9:20 pm
ANKARA, Turkey - Turkey's prime minister has threatened drastic steps to censor the Internet, including shutting down Facebook and YouTube, where audio recordings of his alleged conversations suggesting corruption have been leaked in the past weeks, dealing him a major blow ahead of this month's local elections.
ANKARA, Turkey - Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's office said Monday that recordings of alleged wiretapped conversations between the Turkish leader and his son - leaked onto the Internet and suggesting corruption - were fabricated.
TOLUCA, Mexico - The White House says President Barack Obama and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan (REH'-jehp TY'-ihp UR'-doh-wahn) have discussed Mideast conflicts in Syria, Iraq and Israel.
NICOSIA, Cyprus - The leaders of Cyprus' rival Greek and Turkish Cypriot communities embarked Tuesday on a new round of talks aimed at achieving the long-elusive goal of reunifying the ethnically split island nation.