Tag: Hulusi Akar

Turkey says US getting closer to its views in Syria safe zone talks

ANKARA: Turkish-US talks on a planned "safe zone" in northeast Syria have been "positive and rather constructive" and the United States is getting closer to...

Turkey sees improvement in S-400, F-35 talks with US, but preparing for potential sanctions: minister

ANKARA: Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar said he sees an improvement in talks with the United States over the purchase of Russian S-400 defence systems...

Turkey urges end to regime attacks on Idlib

ANKARA: Turkey on Friday called for an end to regime attacks on Idlib, accusing Damascus of seeking to extend its control of the province's south...

Turkish Defense Minister makes unannounced visit to Pentagon

WASHINGTON: Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar held unannounced talks with acting Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan Tuesday amid tensions over Ankara's plans to buy a Russian...

Turkey, Pakistan discuss avenues of defence cooperation

RAWALPINDI: Turkish National Defence Minister, Hulusi Akar Thursday called on Federal Minister for Defence Production Zubaida Jalal and discussed issues of mutual interests, especially the...