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Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Date of Birth: 26 February 1954
Place of Birth: Istanbul


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A game of many nations

The political backing of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey for the UN-recognised regime in Tripoli is well-known but less so are the subsidiary clauses in the pact which massively extend Ankara's footprint in the eastern Mediterranean...


Life as a client state looms

In response Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan a firm supporter of the GNA dispatched several hundred mercenaries who had been fighting in Syria to defend Tripoli along with more arms and equipment...


Activist King vs the activists

Tense relations between the party's great inspiration Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Morocco were reflected in Elalamy's recent criticism of Istanbul for building a huge bilateral trade surplus by maintaining an unfair exchange rate and other alleged abuses...


Trump talks peace

In Istanbul on 27 November President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Serraj accompanied by both Bashagha and Siala agreed a deal which opens the door to fresh deliveries of military hardware expertise and possibly even boots on the ground – precisely what the Berlin summit is supposed to stop...


Washington’s man wades in

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is totally committed to backing the GNA and preventing Haftar from winning: the pressure needed to change that would be more than Trump would be willing to exert they explain noting his failure to stop Erdogan buying Russia's  S-400 missile defence system...


All the general’s hotels

On Al Balad TV Ahmed Moussa said the claims about luxury villas were nothing to worry about pointing out that Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan had built a palace with a thousand rooms in Ankara...


Air strikes risk escalation

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan effectively admitted it last month saying 'They had great troubles in defence equipment because they were unable to get any support for anywhere...


Condé bids for third term

He has described Rwanda's Paul Kagame as an example to emulate and sidled up to Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan which landed a Turkish company the right to manage the Port autonome de Conakry amid much controversy (AC Vol 59 No 20 Turks in troubled waters)...


Turks in troubled waters

President Condé and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan have been good friends since March 2016 when the Turkish President visited Guinea during one of his frequent Africa trips...


Bonds, bills and ever bigger debts

Possibly the most desperate attempt to improve public finances yet is believed to lie behind President Edgar Lungu's public plea to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan during bilateral talks on 28 July in Zambia for assistance in refinancing the Eurobonds...


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