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Canada PM expresses sympathy for Turkey earthquake

WASHINGTON  Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday offered sympathy to those affected by a deadly earthquake in eastern Turkey. "Devastating news from Turkey this evening. Our hearts go out to...

Turkey not to leave Libya’s Sarraj alone: President

ANKARA  Turkey will not leave Libyan Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj alone, and it is “determined to provide as much support as it can,” Turkish president said Friday. Speaking in a joint...

Turkey deports 2 Belarus nationals over terror links

ANKARA Turkey has deported two terrorists of Belarusian nationality to their home country, the Interior Ministry said Thursday. The terrorists were deported as part of Turkey's ramped-up efforts to repatriate foreign...

'Greece should act in line with international law'

ANKARA Greece, arming 16 out of 23 islands with non-military status, in violation of agreements in the Aegean sea, should act in accordance with international law, Turkey's defense minister has...

Turkey bars Greek Cypriots from disarmament forum

GENEVA Turkey vetoed a request from the Greek Cypriot administration to participate as an observer at this year’s Conference on Disarmament in Geneva, diplomatic sources told Anadolu Agency on Wednesday. The...

Media body decries Egypt’s raid on Anadolu Agency

ISTANBUL An Istanbul-based press association condemned Wednesday a police raid on Anadolu Agency's office in Cairo and the detention of its employees. "We hereby condemn the Egyptian government and demand that...

Erdogan, Putin meet in Istanbul ahead of launch of TurkStream

ISTANBUL Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday met with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Istanbul. Their meeting came ahead of the launch ceremony of the TurkStream natural gas pipeline...

Turkish, Iranian top diplomats discuss regional issues

ANKARA Turkey’s foreign minister and his Iranian counterpart Wednesday discussed the recent tensions in the region, particularly the U.S.- Iran row, over the phone, according to diplomatic sources. The phone conversation...

'Turkey’s priority in Libya end of clashes, cease-fire'

ANKARA Turkey mainly cares for the immediate end of clashes and announcement of cease-fire in Libya, said the presidential spokesman on Tuesday. “Turkey’s priority in Libya is the halt of clashes...

Turkey opposes mercenaries in Libya: Foreign minister

ANKARA Turkey is opposed to mercenaries coming to Libya as they will hinder efforts to maintain peace and stability, said the foreign minister on Monday. "We are against mercenaries coming to...

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Turkey won't allow ‘Deal of Century’ to threaten peace: President

ISTANBUL Turkey will never allow the peace in the region to be disrupted by the U.S.’ so-called “Deal of Century” Mideast peace plan, said Turkey’s...

French fisheries banned from northern sea post Brexit

PARIS Brexit left a wake -- both literally and figuratively -- on European states, most particularly France where fisherman suffered a temporary ban in waters...

3 crucial weeks for Turkish Super Lig title contenders

ISTANBUL Ahead are three vitals weeks in Turkey’s top-tier football league as the title contenders will face each other in February. Top seven teams will face...

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