Erdogan visits an activist, wounded when Israel seized a Turkish aid ship

Turkey’s Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan (3rd R) visits an activist, wounded when Israel seized a Turkish aid ship bound for Gaza, at Ataturk Hospital in Ankara.

Chinese Premier and Erdogan attend a signing ceremony in Ankara

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao and Turkey’s Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan (R) attend a signing ceremony in Ankara.

Erdogan attends to the funeral of former Prime Minister Erbakan

Turkey’s Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan (C) attends to the funeral of former Prime Minister Necmettin Erbakan in Istanbul.

Erdogan in front of the coffin of Air Force Captain Gokhan Ertan

Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan (R) and Chief of Staff General Necdet Ozel pray in front of the coffin of Air Force Captain Gokhan Ertan as they attend his funeral after Friday prayers at Sehitlik Mosque in the eastern Turkish city of Malatya.

Putin gestures after greeting Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan

Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) gestures after greeting Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan during their meeting in Moscow’s Kremlin.

Erdogan gestures during the Ministry for EU Affairs Conference

Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan gestures during the Ministry for European Union Affairs’ EU-Istanbul Conference in Istanbul.

Erdogan waves to supporters after arriving at Istanbul’s Ataturk airport

Turkey’s Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan (C) waves to supporters after arriving at Istanbul’s Ataturk airport.