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Turkish, Palestinian presidents talk over phone

ISTANBUL Turkey’s president reiterated his country’s support for Palestine in all areas, speaking with his Palestinian counterpart, the Communications Directorate said Thursday. In a phone call, Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Mahmoud...

Turkey helped 81 countries amid coronavirus outbreak

ANKARA A total of 135 countries sought assistance from Turkey as coronavirus rapidly spread around the globe, Turkey's foreign minister said Monday. Turkish authorities dispatched aid and medical equipment to 81...

'Jerusalem is our red line': Turkey on Nakba

ANKARA The Turkish presidential spokesman on Saturday voiced solidarity with Palestinian people as they observed the 72nd anniversary of the Day of Nakba. In a statement marking the day, Ibrahim Kalin...

Turkish president, Iraqi premier discuss COVID-19

ISTANBUL Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan held a phone call with Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi to discuss cooperation in the fight against the coronavirus. Erdogan and al-Kadhimi also discussed bilateral...

Turkey has helped 80 countries battle coronavirus: VP

ANKARA  Turkey has sent medical aid to 80 countries to fight the novel coronavirus, the country’s vice president said Thursday.    “We have had the opportunity to help 80 countries that...

Turkish president, NATO chief discuss pandemic on phone

ANKARA Turkey’s president and the head of NATO discussed via telephone Thursday the coronavirus and steps to take in the post-pandemic period, according to a statement by Ankara’s presidential Directorate...

Virus shows weakness of global order: Turkish aide

ISTANBUL The novel coronavirus outbreak has revealed how weak the immune system of the global order is, Turkey’s presidential spokesperson said Tuesday.  “The global system has been locked for around two...

Turkish intel helps rescue abducted Italian aid worker

ANKARA Turkey’s National Intelligence Organization (MIT) helped rescue a kidnapped Italian aid worker in Somalia, according to a security source on Sunday. Silvia Constanza Romano, 25, was abducted in Kenya’s southeastern...

Turkey slams Israel's expansion of West Bank settlement

ANKARA Turkey on Thursday strongly condemned Israel’s plans to expand illegal settlements in the occupied West Bank. In a statement, the Turkish Foreign Ministry said the move was a "continuation of...

Turkey delivers supplies to 60+ countries amid pandemic

ANKARA Some two-thirds of the nations of the world have requested medical supplies from Turkey to fight coronavirus, and nearly half of these requests were met, said Turkey’s foreign minister...

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African Muslims celebrate virtual Eid under lockdown

JOHANNESBURG Millions of Muslims in Africa began celebrating Eid al-Fitr holidays Sunday under tight coronavirus restrictions including bans on congregational prayers at mosques as well...

Bayern Munich keep up 4-point gap at top of Bundesliga

ANKARA Reigning Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich this weekend kept their four-point lead at the top of Bundesliga after hammering Eintracht Frankfurt 5-2. Bayern Munich collected 61...

Turkish leader exchanges Eid wishes with counterparts

In Sunday phone calls, Turkey’s president exchanged greetings with his counterparts from Azerbaijan, Pakistan, Iran, Oman and Turkmenistan for Eid al-Fitr, the Muslim holiday...

Turkish leader exchanges Eid wishes with counterpart

ISTANBUL In Sunday phone calls, Turkey’s president exchanged greetings with his counterparts from Iran, Pakistan, and Turkmenistan for Eid al-Fitr, the Muslim holiday following the...

Turkish, Iranian leaders discuss fight against COVID-19

ISTANBUL In a Sunday phone call, the presidents of Turkey and Iran discussed cooperation in the fight against COVID-19, plus bilateral ties and regional issues,...

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