Greece accused of illegal pushback of refugees at sea

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Greece accused of illegal pushback of refugees at sea” – below is their description. In recent months, #Greece has been accused of pushing back #migrants in the Aegean Sea – an illegal practice meaning people who are trying to land on its islands are pushed back into … Read more Greece accused of illegal pushback of refugees at sea

Turkey summons US ambassador over Armenian genocide recognition | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Turkey summons US ambassador over Armenian genocide recognition | DW News” – below is their description. Turkey has reacted angrily after US President Joe Biden formally recognized the Armenian genocide, which took place during the Ottoman era. Ankara has summoned the US ambassador over the remarks. In his … Read more Turkey summons US ambassador over Armenian genocide recognition | DW News

US President Biden calls 1915 massacres of Armenians by Ottoman Empire a ‘genocide’

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “US President Biden calls 1915 massacres of Armenians by Ottoman Empire a ‘genocide’” – below is their description. US President Joe Biden on Saturday recognised the Armenian genocide, a landmark step in defiance of Turkey, which strongly rejects the label for the 1915-1917 killings by the Ottoman … Read more US President Biden calls 1915 massacres of Armenians by Ottoman Empire a ‘genocide’

US President Joe Biden officially recognises ‘Armenian genocide’

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “US President Joe Biden officially recognises ‘Armenian genocide’” – below is their description. Biden is first US president to formally recognise mass killings of Armenians in Ottoman Empire during WWI as ‘genocide’. United States President Joe Biden has formally recognised the mass killing of Armenians in the … Read more US President Joe Biden officially recognises ‘Armenian genocide’

Cat invades pitch as soccer players break Ramadan fast

Reuters published this video item, entitled “Cat invades pitch as soccer players break Ramadan fast” – below is their description. A cat joined Turkish soccer players as they broke their fast on the first day of Ramadan on the pitch on Tuesday, during a game between Ankara Keciorengucu and Giresunspor in Black Sea province of … Read more Cat invades pitch as soccer players break Ramadan fast

“Nobody comes out nicely.” Sofagate sheds both EU and Turkey in their worst light

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “”Nobody comes out nicely.” Sofagate sheds both EU and Turkey in their worst light” – below is their description. From European Council president Charles Michel who should have known better and Commission president Ursula von der Leyen who should have sent an advance protocol team to Turkish … Read more “Nobody comes out nicely.” Sofagate sheds both EU and Turkey in their worst light

Turkey fumes after Italian PM Draghi called Erdogan ‘dictator’

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Turkey fumes after Italian PM Draghi called Erdogan ‘dictator’” – below is their description. A dispute has broken out between Turkey and Italy over an embarrassing moment during a meeting in Ankara recently. Italy’s prime minister has compared the Turkish president with a dictator. Al Jazeera’s Homera … Read more Turkey fumes after Italian PM Draghi called Erdogan ‘dictator’

‘Sofagate’: Brussels angry over von der Leyen Turkey chair snub | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “‘Sofagate’: Brussels angry over von der Leyen Turkey chair snub | DW News” – below is their description. The European Commission on Wednesday reproached Ankara after its chief Ursula von der Leyen found there was no chair for her as the Turkish president sat down to talk to … Read more ‘Sofagate’: Brussels angry over von der Leyen Turkey chair snub | DW News

EU’s Ursula von der Leyen taken aback as Erdogan and her colleague snap up the chairs

Reuters published this video item, entitled “EU’s Ursula von der Leyen taken aback as Erdogan and her colleague snap up the chairs” – below is their description. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen was taken aback to find her fellow top EU official taking the only chair available next to Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan … Read more EU’s Ursula von der Leyen taken aback as Erdogan and her colleague snap up the chairs

Ursula Von der Leyen snubbed in chair gaffe at EU-Erdoğan talks

Guardian News published this video item, entitled “Ursula Von der Leyen snubbed in chair gaffe at EU-Erdoğan talks” – below is their description. The president of the European commission, Ursula von der Leyen, and the European council president, Charles Michel, met the Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, in Ankara on Tuesday. It appeared Von der … Read more Ursula Von der Leyen snubbed in chair gaffe at EU-Erdoğan talks

Ursula von der Leyen sidelined to sofa: ‘Diplomatic fiasco’ during EU presidents’ trip to Turkey

The Telegraph published this video item, entitled “Ursula von der Leyen sidelined to sofa: ‘Diplomatic fiasco’ during EU presidents’ trip to Turkey” – below is their description. Subscribe to The Telegraph on YouTube ► https://bit.ly/3idrdLH EU leaders were left embarrassed when Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen was relegated to a sofa during a meeting … Read more Ursula von der Leyen sidelined to sofa: ‘Diplomatic fiasco’ during EU presidents’ trip to Turkey

EU chiefs ‘deeply concerned’ about human rights in Turkey

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “EU chiefs ‘deeply concerned’ about human rights in Turkey” – below is their description. Top EU officials were in Ankara on Tuesday in talks aimed at improving frosty relations with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The possible thaw coincides with a toughening on Turkey from the White … Read more EU chiefs ‘deeply concerned’ about human rights in Turkey

Europe under fire for treatment of migrants in Greece | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Europe under fire for treatment of migrants in Greece | DW News” – below is their description. Europe has come under renewed criticism over its treatment of migrants. For years now, thousands of asylum seekers have been living in inhumane conditions in Greece. Five Greek islands near the … Read more Europe under fire for treatment of migrants in Greece | DW News

Chinese FM pledges to build closer ties with Turkey

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Chinese FM pledges to build closer ties with Turkey” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-03-26/Chinese-FM-pledges-to-build-closer-ties-with-Turkey-YX4aP3M7xm/index.html Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has wrapped up his visit to Turkey, where he met with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. He pledged to build closer ties and deepen cooperation. Wang Yi also … Read more Chinese FM pledges to build closer ties with Turkey

Turkey raises Uighur issues with China amid protests

Reuters published this video item, entitled “Turkey raises Uighur issues with China amid protests” – below is their description. Turkey raised the issue of Uighur Muslims during talks with China’s foreign minister in Ankara, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said, as hundreds of Uighurs protested against the treatment of their ethnic kin in China. #News … Read more Turkey raises Uighur issues with China amid protests