Turkey Israel Relations

Erdogan’s victory and Israel’s natural gas exports

Gas companies should push for the rapid implementation of the export deal with Egypt while the Egyptian gas shortage continues.

By ODED ERAN , ELAI RETTIG
16/07/2018
Ayoub Kara with Turkish journalists
Turkish journalists 'humiliated' by Israeli security at cyber conference

Turkish journalists were shocked by their treatment at the hands of Israeli security just as Israeli and Turkey are trying to normalize relations.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
28/06/2017
Israel and Turkey flags
First Israeli-Turkish diplomatic talks in years held in Ankara

"All pertinent bilateral issues were reviewed, and especially cooperation in areas such as energy, economy, culture and tourism."

02/02/2017
Israel Turkey
Attempted stabbing at Israeli embassy in Turkey; assailant shot

Retired policeman shoots knife-wielding suspect attempting to attack security guard outside embassy in Ankara.

By HERB KEINON , JPOST.COM STAFF , REUTERS
21/09/2016
Benjamin Netanyahu and Nicos Anastasiades
Israel and Cyprus downplay crisis in ties over Turkey reconciliation

Anastasiades flies to Israel on short notice, both sides deny problems in ties as a result of Israel’s reconciliation with Turkey.

24/07/2016
Israel Turkey
Despite Turkey-Israel accord, gas deal complex

National Infrastructure, Energy and Water Minister Yuval Steinitz welcomed the agreement, saying it was a sign the two countries had chosen “the way of peace.”

Netanyahu Yildirim
Analysis: Turkey deal - Just enough ambiguity for both sides to claim victory

Even Turkey will be hard pressed to present this accord as bringing Israel to its knees.

28/06/2016
Ismail Haniyeh talks to his supporters during a Hamas rally in Gaza City
Did Israel promise not to assassinate Hamas's leader as part of Turkey deal?

Likud MK seems to suggest that Ismail Haniyeh's life is off limits as part of deal, prompting a staunch denial from the Prime Minister's Office.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
25/06/2016
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan makes a speech at the Presidential Palace in Ankara
Analysis: How gas could warm relations between Israel and Turkey

"I'm a great proponent of this effort to resume diplomatic relations with Turkey."

By REUTERS
20/06/2016
Mavi Marmara
Turkish protesters pray outside Israeli envoy's house on 'Mavi Marmara' raid anniversary

IHH members were also scheduled to travel to Istanbul to take part in the "Free Jerusalem March."

By JPOST.COM STAFF
31/05/2015
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