Ottoman conquest

Merkel urges end to Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, rebuffs Erdogan

Chancellor Angela Merkel rebuffed on Tuesday the attacks from Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan over the German parliament's resolution condemning as genocide the massacre a century ago of...

Germany stands firm on Armenian genocide vote despite Turkish anger

German lawmakers were preparing Thursday to vote in favour of a resolution that recognizes the Ottoman massacres of Armenians in 1915-16 as genocide

Tens of thousands of Turks rally to mark Ottoman conquest of Istanbul

Tens of thousands of Turks rallied in Istanbul on Sunday to mark the 563rd anniversary of the Ottoman conquest of Constantinople from the Byzantine Empire, at an event seen as an attempt by...

Erdogan plans massive rally to mark Ottoman conquest of Istanbul

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is planning a massive rally in Istanbul on Sunday, which authorities claim will be attended by 1 million people, to mark the 563rd anniversary of the Ottoman...