Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the scenes of the Yellow Vest protesters show that Europe has failed on democracy, human rights, and freedom.
Turkey and Germany seek a reset in their relationship as they confront a common set of economic and security issues.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan also said that Turkey would prepare to trade with its key partners in local currencies so that it and its allies would not be dependent on the dollar.
With less than a week for the elections, Turkey's presidential candidates are finalising their promises regarding the economy. All the candidates running in the presidential election have distinctive economic pledges for the new term.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan touched down in Algeria, the first leg of the trip that he described as "historic" and that will see him also visit Mauritania, Senegal and Mali.
A diplomatic row between Turkey and the US appears to be brewing over what was actually discussed between Turkey's President Erdogan and US President Donald Trump during a phone call on Wednesday.
Speaking to French media ahead of his one-day Paris visit, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Turkey and France have important steps to take politically, strategically and economically.
The US "is looking to buy [people’s] wills with dollars,” Erdogan says in response to Trump's threat to cut aid to countries that support a UN draft resolution to reject US decision on Jerusalem.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan calls on Muslims around the world to be prepared for attacks which will try to bring them down from within.
Since 1989 Turkey has been a free market economy and business people have had a right to move their capital abroad, the Turkish president says.
Nuclear energy will reduce Turkey's dependency on foreign energy sources and fuel the nation's growth, says President Erdogan.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the disrespectful behaviour of NATO cannot be covered over with a simple apology after his name, along with the name of Turkey's founding president, was included in an enemy list during a training exercise.
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