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Turkey's Borsa Istanbul up at Friday's open

ISTANBUL Turkey's benchmark stock index rose 0.67%, or 694.31 points, to start the last trading day of the week at 104,474.89 points. On Thursday's close, Borsa Istanbul's BIST 100 index dropped...

Turkey: Mayors arrested over alleged terror links

MARDIN, Turkey Four mayors, along with 20 municipal officials, were arrested in Turkey's southeastern provinces due to their suspected links to a terror group, judicial sources said Friday. Peoples' Democratic Party...

Erdogan congratulates Turkey on advancing to EURO 2020

ISTANBUL The Turkish president has congratulated the national football team that advanced to UEFA EURO 2020 finals after goalless tie against Iceland on Thursday evening. Recep Tayyip Erdogan told national Turkish...

Turkey's Borsa Istanbul down at close

ISTANBUL Turkey's benchmark stock index closed the day at 103,780.58 points on Thursday, down 1% from the previous close. Borsa Istanbul's BIST 100 index started the day at 104,306.92 points. As...

Moody's rises Turkey's growth rate forecast

ANKARA   International credit ratings agency Moody's on Thursday upgraded Turkey's economic growth forecast owing to the country's growth-friendly fiscal policy. "Turkey's recovery is stronger than previously expected, but aggressive stimulus and...

Turkey slaps travel ban on ex-MI6 officer's wife

ISTANBUL Turkish authorities have slapped a travel ban on the wife of a former British intelligence officer who was found dead in Istanbul, judicial sources said Thursday. Swedish citizen Emma Hedvig...

Turkey: Wanted al-Qaeda terrorist arrested in Istanbul

ISTANBUL Turkish security forces arrested a wanted terrorist who have links to al-Qaeda terror group, security forces said on Thursday. Istanbul's anti-terror police carried out an operation to capture Mevlut Cuskun,...

Turkey remembers 1944 deportation of Ahiska Turks

ANKARA  Turkey will continue to “actively support the just cause” of Ahiska Turks, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement marking the 75th anniversary of deportation of thousands during Soviet...

Turkish coastguard rescues 51 irregular migrants

ANKARA A total of 51 irregular migrants were rescued by the Turkish Coast Guard in the Aegean Sea, according to the country’s National Defense Ministry on Thursday. "Our TCG Tuzla patrol...

Turkey’s industrial production surges in September

ANKARA  Turkey’s industrial output improved in September on an annual basis, with all sub-indexes performing an increase, according to official data released on Thursday. A report from the Turkish Statistical Institute...

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Turkish FM slams hypocrisy of EU Parliament head

ANKARA Turkey's foreign minister slammed EU Parliament's President David Sassoli over his claim about the content of their meeting on Wednesday. The two met in Brussels. After...

Syria: YPG/PKK supporters attack Russian army vehicle

AYN AL-ARAB, Syria/ANKARA Supporters of the YPG/PKK terror group on Monday assaulted Russian military vehicles conducting joint patrols with the Turkish military in northern Syria. YPG/PKK...

US no longer has role in peace process: Palestinians

RAMALLAH, Palestine The Palestinian Authority condemned an announcement Monday by U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo that Israeli settlements in the West Bank will no...

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