Turkish-Armenian journalist-politician Markar Esayan, who was being treated for a stomach condition, was mourned in a religious ceremony attended by President Erdogan.
Numan Kurtulmus praised Turkey’s development under the AK Party leadership and said his country was taking all necessary steps to establish a humanist world order.
A senior official of Turkey’s governing AK party says Ankara will "never allow a cover-up" of the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, after Riyadh conceded that Khashoggi died inside its Istanbul consulate.
Culture and Tourism Minister Numan Kurtulmus says early booking data from Germany signals an increase in reservations by up to 100 percent compared to last year.
Turkey's Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus said defeating Daesh "while bringing in other terrorist organisations will in no way benefit Syria's future."
Comments from Turkey about Iran destabilising the region prompted a response from Tehran, triggering Ankara's further response.
Turkey's Operation Euphrates Shield was launched on August 24, 2017 with the aim of ridding its border with Syria of terrorist groups including DAESH and the YPG.
The three soldiers were killed in Russian air strikes in Syria. Turkey says the Kremlin knew about the military personnel's location while Russia says its warplanes hit coordinates given by the Turkish military.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday approved a constitutional reform bill, paving the way for a referendum which could bring about an executive presidential system.
Turkish-backed Free Syrian Army forces and Syrian regime forces are both advancing on the Daesh-held city of al-Bab. Turkey says it has no intention of handing the city to the regime once it drives out Daesh.
Despite the Russian claim, the UN said it had no confirmation of a delay to the talks aimed at ending the six-year war in Syria. Neighbour Turkey reiterated that regime leader Bashar al Assad has "no place in Syria's future."
Turkey says it will not hand over al-Bab to the Syrian regime after it drives Daesh out of the northern Syrian town. Turkish-backed opposition forces are on the outskirts of the town as regime forces make inroads in the region.
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