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Turkey sympathizes with India over lightning strikes

ANKARA  Turkey on Friday extended condolences to India over the loss of lives caused by a recent rash of lightning strikes. “We are saddened to receive the news that over 100...

Turkey defends denying overflight clearance to aircraft

ANKARA Turkey on Thursday defended its decision to deny overflight clearance to a plane carrying medical aid to the Greek Cypriot Administration (GCA).   “In line with our established policy regarding the...

Bosnia celebrates Turkish parliament's centenary

BELGRADE, Serbia  Bosnia and Herzegovina’s historic Mostar Bridge was illuminated with the colors of the Turkish flag late Tuesday to mark the 100th anniversary of the establishment of Turkey’s parliament.  "The...

‘Check your brain death,’ Erdogan on Macron’s NATO remarks

ANKARA French President Emmanuel Macron should check his own head before describing NATO "brain dead", Turkish president said Friday in a rebuff of the French leader. "Look Mr. Macron, I am...

Turkey to appoint envoys to 16 countries

Turkey is set to appoint 16 new ambassadors, including to Jordan, Macedonia and Turkmenistan, according to a presidential decree Friday. According to the decree, 15 ambassadors were reassigned from their...

Cappadocia

What makes Cappadocia so exceedingly strange are the twisted, billowing forms found in the rocks, forming a ream landscape. Over millions of years, erosion covered the land...

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Arab countries send medical, humanitarian aid to Beirut

Beirut was rocked by massive explosion Tuesday, causing at least 135 deaths, nearly 5,000 injuries

Global coronavirus cases top 19 million

ANKARA Global coronavirus cases exceeded the 19 million mark Thursday, according to a running tally by US-based Johns Hopkins University.  The number of deaths from the...

Anadolu Agency's Morning Briefing – August 7, 2020

ANKARA  Anadolu Agency is here with a rundown of the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic and other news in Turkey and around the world.   Port...

China: US adopts fresh Cold War mindset towards Beijing

ANKARA  China's state councilor and foreign minister on Thursday evaluated current US-China relations in an exclusive interview with Xinhua news agency, hitting back against recent...

Latin America, Caribbean pass Europe in COVID-19 deaths

BOGOTA, Colombia  Latin America and the Caribbean have surpassed Europe in the number of coronavirus deaths, with more than 211,000.    Up to now, Europe had...