Turkey trying to exclude airport, airline from laptop ban - ABC News

A senior official says Turkey is taking steps to keep Istanbul's main airport and its national carrier, Turkish Airlines, outside of the scope of new aviation restrictions imposed by the United States and Britain. Foreign Ministry Spokesman Huseyin ...and more »

Turkey urging US, Britain to lift flight electronics ban: foreign ministry - Reuters

FILE PHOTO: Passengers wait in line at a Turkish Airlines counter at the international departure terminal of the Ataturk airport in Istanbul, Turkey, June 29, 2016. REUTERS/Murad Sezer/File Photo. ANKARA Turkey is in talks with the United States and ...and more »

Turkish foreign minister to visit Switzerland amid row over rallies - The Star Online

ZURICH (Reuters) - Turkey's foreign minister travels to Switzerland on Thursday to meet his Swiss counterpart, who has tried to keep the neutral country out of a weeks-long dispute between Ankara and several other European nations over campaigning by ...and more »

Turkey says airline device ban aimed at hindering trade - Anadolu Agency

New restrictions on in-cabin electronic devices on flights from Turkey to the U.S. and U.K. are aimed at stifling economic growth, Trade Minister Bulent Tufenkci said Thursday. “We believe that the ban is not about security issues but commercial ...and more »

Endeavors to exclude Atatürk Airport, Turkish Airlines from US, UK flight restrictions continue, MFA spox says - Daily Sabah

Turkish Airlines aircrafts are parked at the Ataturk International airport in Istanbul, Turkey, December 3, 2015. (Reuters Photo). Turkey's endeavors to exclude Istanbul Atatürk Airport and Turkish Airlines from the new restrictions for electronic ...and more »

Turkish Airlines Slumps as Laptop Ban Risks Dreams of Global Hub - Bloomberg

Investors were just starting to warm to Turkish Airlines and its goal to be at the heart of an Istanbul airline hub after a turbulent year for the carrier's stock. Then came Tuesday's in-cabin electronics security restrictions, announced by the U.S ...and more »

Cavusoglu: Trump's US understands Turkey better - Anadolu Agency

NEW JERSEY, UNITED STATES -MARCH 22: Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu delivers a speech at a meeting with Turkish citizens in New Jersey in United States on March 22, 2017. ( Volkan Furuncu - Anadolu Agency ) ...and more »

Mideast countries fume over US ban on electronic devices - CCTV

CAIRO, March 22 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. ban of large-sized electronic devices on inbound flights from Middle East has triggered confusion and outrage in some listed countries, while Britain followed the U.S. ban with slight difference in its list.and more »

Stand up to Turkey - Washington Times

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu's “Turkey's Vision for Cyprus” (Web, March 19) represents nothing but transparent, shameful, official propaganda of the government of Turkey. It is a dismal effort to justify Turkey's ongoing, brutal military ...and more »

Turkey anger grows over US flight laptop ban - The Star Online

Ankara: Turkey stepped up its objections to US restrictions on large electronic devices on flights from some airports in the country and other regional hubs, saying it punished travellers instead of tackling the problem. “It would be better to take ...and more »