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Thursday, April 25, 2019
“Moreover, Kim Jong Un himself asked us to inform the American side about his position, about the issues that arose for him in connection with the processes that are taking place on and around the Korean Peninsula,” the Russian president said.
Over the last 17 years Turkey attracted $210B in foreign direct investment, says vice president
Erdoğan congratulates Ukraine's president-elect Zelensky

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
President's advisor: Inshan Seelavan is the mastermind of the attacks
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan lashed out April 24 at those who claim that Turkey committed genocide against the Armenians.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
US President Donald Trump will make a three-day state visit to the UK from 3 to 5 June, Buckingham Palace has announced.
As President Trump searches for the right responses to the Mueller report, he would be wise to follow the idea that “revenge is a dish best served cold.
Mary Anne Marsh: Mueller report is no victory for Trump, despite what president says

Monday, April 22, 2019
An attack against main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) chair Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu is being investigated thoroughly, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said on April 22.
“The incident is being investigated thoroughly at all levels. We are against all forms of violence,” the president added.
The emergency law, which gives police and the military extensive powers to detain and interrogate suspects without court orders, will go into effect at midnight on Monday, the president’s office said.

Thursday, April 18, 2019
Two years ago, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Russian President Vladimir Putin had signed an agreement to declare 2019 as the year of culture and tourism for Turkey and Russia.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
French President Emmanuel Macron says Notre-Dame cathedral will be rebuilt "even more beautifully" - and that he wants the work done within five years.
Indonesia's president looks to be on course for re-election, according to unofficial results released within hours of polls closing.

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
The President has amplified his rhetoric on illegal immigration in recent weeks, even threatening to close the southern border if Congress and Mexico don't take action.
Joan of Arc was beatified in the cathedral and world leaders attended memorial services for former French presidents Charles de Gaulle and François Mitterrand there.
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said on April 16 he is "deeply upset" after a fire gutted Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris.
Marianne Gambelli, Fox’s president of ad sales, said the network recently “had a very successful upfront presentation where our advertisers walked away feeling extremely positive about our story and the value of our audience”.

Sunday, April 14, 2019
“At no time has the president indicated, asked, directed or pressured the acting secretary to do anything illegal,” Mr. Houlton said.
But the president encouraged Mr. McAleenan to disregard Ms.

Saturday, April 13, 2019
On March 25, WikiLeaks posted a tweet bringing attention to a corruption probe that Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno is facing.
US President Donald Trump has designated Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) as a foreign terrorist organisation.

Friday, April 12, 2019
Advancing corporate America’s interests is no easier under the CEO president

Thursday, April 11, 2019
Turkey's president on April 9 hailed Bolivia's support for Jerusalem and praised South American country's approach to the Golan Heights issue as well.
Turkish president hails Bolivia's support for Palestine
SEOUL, South Korea—Once Air Force One was wheels-up from Hanoi, Vietnam, last February, the American president phoned his South Korean counterpart and asked for help.

Friday, April 5, 2019
Ever since President Trump embarked on high-level summitry with North Korea, he has continually touted his “very special relationship” with his counterpart, Chairman Kim.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019
APS news agency says longtime president has informed Algeria's constitutional council of his decision to step down.

Monday, April 1, 2019
The new laws are likely to be interpreted as win for US President Donald Trump, who has taken a strong stance against fentanyl and was full of praise for China in December 2018 when President Xi Jinping first agreed to the move.

Sunday, March 31, 2019
Venezuela has been rocked by protests since Jan. 10, when President Nicolas Maduro was sworn in for a second term following a vote boycotted by the opposition.

Saturday, March 30, 2019
Sydney have demanded the AFL act over Collingwood president Eddie McGuire’s comments about Swans ambassador and plane crash survivor Cynthia Banham’s coin toss ahead of her team’s Friday night match against Adelaide.

Friday, March 29, 2019
President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, calls for emergency summit after May's deal suffers another loss

Thursday, March 28, 2019
"There's been many cases where you see foreign courts in multiple countries all agreeing with the Western company," said Robert Atkinson, president of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation.

Sunday, March 24, 2019
Turkey is set to become a global player in the defense industry with its unique designs and advanced technology, Turkey's president said on March 23.
Mueller III, a senior Justice Department official said, preparing to deliver the investigation’s “principal conclusions” to jittery lawmakers and President Trump as soon as Sunday.

Saturday, March 16, 2019
At the summit, US President Donald Trump and Kim ended their meeting sooner than scheduled without reaching any agreement.

Sunday, March 10, 2019
President Trump on Monday will request at least another $8.6 billion in funding to build more sections of a wall along the Mexico border, setting up a fresh battle with Congress less than one month after Trump declared a national emergency.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019
If there is any President who could bear such strain, who would perhaps relish the struggle, prosper amid its cacophony and be willing to cross all sorts of conventional lines to stay alive, it would surely be Trump.

Monday, March 4, 2019
Mr Guaidó has called on President Nicolás Maduro to resign.

Sunday, March 3, 2019
But the JEP has been in a limbo of sorts this year, as President Iván Duque has held off signing the law that would guarantee the JEP can act independently.

Thursday, February 28, 2019
U.S. President Trump said the discussions will be leading to 'big success' while North Korean Chairman Kim Jong-un said he is willing to denuclearize.
The new president will be elected in June 2019.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
SEOUL, South Korea — President Trump arrived in Vietnam on Tuesday to discuss denuclearization with Kim Jong-un, the leader of North Korea, capping off months of threats and weapons tests, recriminations and rapprochements.

Sunday, February 24, 2019
In China, he was able to pose for a photograph with President Xi Jinping, one of the most powerful leaders in the world.

Saturday, February 23, 2019
Trump said he plans to meet with President Xi Jinping to work out the final details of a deal "fairly soon," and those conversations are likely to take place at Mar-a-Lago next month.

Friday, February 22, 2019
The US president will pay a formal visit to the close ally in late May, likely to Tokyo, after the country's current crown prince Naruhito becomes Japan's 126th Emperor.
As prime ministers and presidents rub shoulders with CEO's and policy wonks, conversations straddle global differences and attempt to shape the world order.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and U.S. President Donald Trump discussed Washington's planned troop withdrawal from Syria in a phone call on Feb.
Keen observers of the social media habits of celebrities might have noticed a familiar backdrop for Sarah Sanders' announcement that President Donald Trump would be signing a government funding bill — off-white background paired with Helvetica font.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Francis' move marks a remarkable downfall for the globe-trotting powerbroker and influential church fundraiser who mingled with presidents and popes but preferred to be called "Uncle Ted" by the young men he courted.

Monday, February 18, 2019
"Time for others to step up and do the job that they are so capable of doing," the US President tweeted late Saturday night.

Friday, February 15, 2019
In the early months of the Trump administration, with the president no longer running his family business, his eldest sons embarked on a plan to roll out two new hotel lines in dozens of American cities.
“The president is once again delivering on his promise to build the wall, protect the border and secure our great country.

Saturday, February 9, 2019
Turkey's shipping industry has blossomed over the last 16 years, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said on Saturday.

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
President Trump appeared in front of a joint session of Congress for the annual address.

Monday, February 4, 2019
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan was thanked by his Venezuelan counterpart Nicolas Maduro on live television for Turkey’s support for constitutional legitimacy in his country.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has accused a group of dissidents of launching a “smear campaign” against him for attending a concert by famous Turkish pianist Fazıl Say in mid-January.

Saturday, January 26, 2019
Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s administration appeared split on the policy after it was officially announced last month: the foreign ministry reluctantly accepted it as the immigration authority publicly opposed it.

Friday, January 25, 2019
President Donald Trump has endorsed a deal to reopen the US government for three weeks, after a record-breaking shutdown of federal agencies.
Yet its president, Nicolás Maduro, has clung on by flouting the constitution, repressing the opposition and using the country’s dwindling income from oil, almost its only export, to pay off the armed forces that support him.

Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit Russia on Jan. 23 for talks with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in a bid to coordinate their actions after a decision by the United States to pullout its troops from the war-torn country.

Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Turkish, Russian presidents to have 1st meeting of 2019
President Trump announced a policy barring transgender people from serving in the military last year.

Saturday, January 19, 2019
The special counsel’s office has issued a rare public statement disputing the accuracy of a news report saying that President Donald Trump told his personal attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress.

Friday, January 18, 2019
President Donald Trump canceled the U.S. delegation’s trip to the global economic summit in Davos hours after he denied House Speaker Nancy Pelosi a plane to visit U.S. troops in Afghanistan.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019
The Republican president ended talks after Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer stuck by their refusal to fund his planned US-Mexico border wall.
The president said Turkey would confront the YPG in the same way that it will take on ISIL. “For Turkey, there is no difference between the PKK, YPG, PYD or Daesh,” the president said, using the Arabic name for ISIL.

Monday, January 7, 2019
Some 10.2 million people visited the museum last year, a 25 percent increase over 2017, which its president Jean-Luc Martinez also linked to a stunning tourism recovery in Paris after a slump caused by a spate of terror attacks.

Friday, January 4, 2019
Chinese President Xi Jinping delivers a keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2018 in Boao, south China's Hainan Province, April 10, 2018.

Tuesday, January 1, 2019
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan was crowned as the most “prominent president” of the year 2018 by Egyptian publication Rassdnews with a 77 percent vote.
Erdoğan selected as world’s most ‘prominent president
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan was crowned as the most “prominent president” of the year 2018 by Egyptian publication Rassdnews with a 77 percent vote.

Sunday, December 30, 2018
WASHINGTON/BEIJING - President Donald Trump said on Twitter that he had a "long and very good call" with Chinese President Xi Jinping and that a possible trade deal between the United States and China was progressing well.

Friday, December 21, 2018
As usual American President Donald Trump changed the global scene with one unexpected decision.

Thursday, December 20, 2018
President Donald Trump overrode his top national security aides, blindsided U.S. ground commanders, and stunned lawmakers with his order for U.S. troops to leave Syria, a decision that upends American policy in the Middle East.

Friday, December 14, 2018
Late President Tran Dai Quang, who passed away on September 21 in Hanoi at the age of 62, was in fifth place.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
President’s order on nine new laws announced

Sunday, December 9, 2018
Since the early months of the Trump administration, Jared Kushner, the president’s son-in-law and Middle East adviser, had been having private, informal conversations with Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the favorite son of Saudi Arabia’s king.

Friday, December 7, 2018
Following a week of national mourning, America’s 41st President George H.W.
The 94-year-old former leader, who passed away on November 30, was the last veteran of World War II to serve as president and only the second one after John Adams to be the father of a president.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Algerian President Bouteflika unable to receive Saudi crown prince Salman due to flu: Presidency

Saturday, December 1, 2018
Turkish President Erdoğan holds closed-door meeting with other leaders at G20

Sunday, October 28, 2018
President Donald Trump's winning streak

Thursday, October 25, 2018
President Trump’s ability to energize the Republican base has complicated Democrats’ hopes for a “blue wave” that could retake one or both chambers of Congress.
Abe will also meet China's President Xi Jinping on Friday.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Turkey's president on Tuesday dismissed Saudi Arabia's efforts to blame the killing of a prominent journalist on rogue operatives, calling it a planned, "savage killing," and demanded Riyadh punish those responsible, no matter how ...

Monday, October 22, 2018
President Donald Trump has said the US will "begin cutting off" foreign aid to Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador over the unfolding migrant crisis.

Sunday, October 21, 2018
"I don't know why President [Barack] Obama didn't negotiate or pull out," the president said after a campaign rally in Nevada.
President Trump to pull US from Russia missile treaty
"I don't know why President [Barack] Obama didn't negotiate or pull out," the president said after a campaign rally in Nevada.

Saturday, October 20, 2018
Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan on the economy, inflation, and more

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Trump became an undeniably consequential President when Senate voted Saturday to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, consecrating the conservative majority that has long been the impossible dream of the GOP.

Sunday, October 14, 2018
Turkish Vice president visits Equatorial Guinea

Saturday, October 13, 2018
World congratulated us for humanitarian and strategic success that we achieved in Syria’s Idlib, Turkish president says
Turkish vice president visits Equatorial Guinea

Thursday, October 4, 2018
Vietnam’s Party chief Nguyen Phu Trong introduced as president candidate
The Party's Central Committee has nominated General Secretary Trong to be the country's next president.

Monday, October 1, 2018
He recalled that nearly 10,000 Turks could not attend at the president address in Cologne though they came the mosque opening because the German authorities did not allow them due to security reasons.
“The idea of a tweeting president would have been a Madisonian dystopia,” argues Jeffrey Rosen in a new video based on the author’s recent article in The Atlantic.

Sunday, September 30, 2018
Hong Kong (CNN) — US President Donald Trump went off topic in characteristic style at the United Nations Security Council this week, accusing China of using state media to meddle in the upcoming midterm elections.
WASHINGTON — President Trump said on Saturday that the F.B.I. will have “free rein” to investigate allegations of sexual misconduct against Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, but the emerging contours of the inquiry showed its limited scope.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018
With President Trump publicly backing him, and senior Senate Republicans closing ranks around him, Judge Kavanaugh — joined by his wife, Ashley Estes Kavanaugh — gave an extraordinary interview to Fox News that aired Monday evening.

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
PRESIDENT BUSH: Mr. President, thank you for coming. I first started my conversation with the President by complimenting him on his leadership in the United Nations and in the region. You've been a constructive force for peace and stability.

Sunday, September 16, 2018
The jailed former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has stepped aside to allow his running mate Fernando Haddad to stand in next month's elections.

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Russia and the US have agreed to hold a summit between President Vladimir Putin and President Donald Trump.

Monday, June 25, 2018
Istanbul, Turkey (CNN) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has emerged victorious in a high-stakes election, seeing off the most serious challenge yet to his political dominance and tightening his grip on the nation he has ruled for 15 years.
directly appoint top officials, including ministers and vice-presidents intervene in the country's legal system impose a state of emergency

Wednesday, June 20, 2018
President says ‘we’re going to keep families together’ after facing huge backlash for his ‘zero tolerance’ stance

Tuesday, June 19, 2018
A top U.S. trade adviser said China has underestimated President Trump's resolve to press ahead with tariffs, in comments that undercut the chances of settling a looming trade war between the economic superpowers.

Monday, June 18, 2018
US President Donald Trump has attacked the German government's approach to immigration, as he comes under pressure over his own crackdown on migrants.

Friday, June 15, 2018
His book, Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House, went on sale early despite the president's attempts to block its publication.

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
AT&T won approval from a court to buy Time Warner for $85 billion, dealing a blow to President Trump's administration which tried to block the deal and likely setting off a wave of corporate mergers.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018
North Korea leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump stand side by side before their departures after meeting at the Capella resort on Sentosa Island, Singapore, on Tuesday.

Monday, June 11, 2018
Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump's chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Sunday accused Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of undermining the US and its allies with comments he made at the G7 summit.

Saturday, June 9, 2018
(CNN)President Donald Trump plans to depart from this weekend's Group of 7 summit in Canada several hours early, the White House announced Thursday, punctuating an explosion of acrimony between Trump and his foreign counterparts on the eve of the talks.

Friday, June 8, 2018
Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump is prizing his deal-making intuition over intensive preparations as he gears up for his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un next week.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Hours after the news broke, Babchenko tweeted to say he would "die at 96" after "dancing on Putin's grave", referring to the President of Russia, Vladimir Putin.

Monday, May 28, 2018
Italian President summons Carlo Cottarelli as election turmoil deepens
Earlier on Sunday, South Korean President Moon Jae In said he and North Korea’s Kim had agreed during a surprise meeting on Saturday that the North Korea-U.S. summit must be held.
He also said he told the US president that the issue must be resolved.

Sunday, May 27, 2018
SEOUL (AP) — South Korean President Moon Jae In said Sunday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un committed in the rivals’ surprise meeting to sitting down with U.S. President Donald Trump and to a “complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.

Saturday, May 26, 2018
He spent 11 years as Turkey's prime minister before becoming the country's first directly-elected president in August 2014 - a supposedly ceremonial role.