ANKARA 

Turkey’s president on Wednesday said the government has mobilized all resources and will leave no stone unturned in efforts to eliminate the coronavirus threat as soon as possible.

In his first address press conference on the COVID-19 outbreak, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan emphasized that Turkey closely monitored the global outbreak since its start and implemented swift and timely preventive measures.

He said the government will limit the stay-at-home period for citizens to three weeks if people properly follow all preventive measures.

He urged citizens not to leave their houses unnecessarily and limit social contact until the coronavirus threat dissipates.

He said the government

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