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Turkey owes COVID-19 success to health system: Erdogan

ISTANBUL Turkey successfully overcome the coronavirus pandemic with its large amount of intensive care unit beds that neared the total number in whole Europe and over a million health personnel,...

Police strike major blow in southeast Turkey drug trade

DIYARBAKIR, Turkey Local police in southeastern Turkey announced on Friday that they had seized over 1.1 tons (2,425 pounds) of marijuana, 46 kilograms (101 pounds) of heroin, a hunting rifle...

Turkish jets neutralize 6 PKK terrorists in N.Iraq

ANKARA Turkish fighter jets neutralized six PKK terrorists in an operation in northern Iraq, the country's National Defense Ministry said on Tuesday. The ministry said in a tweet that the terrorists...

Turkey’s exports total $9B in April

ISTANBUL  Turkey's exports dropped by 41.4% year-on-year in April to reach $8.99 billion, the country's statistical authority announced on Friday. The country's imports also fell by 25% to stand at $13.55...

Turkey to welcome foreign travelers with 'safe tourism'

ISTANBUL Domestic tourism in Turkey has begun as it returns to "new normal," and the country is revving up efforts to gradually reopen to international travelers. In this regard, hotels have...

Turkey: President announces 1st steps past coronavirus

ANKARA Turkey will gradually take new steps to start post-coronavirus normalization, the nation’s president announced Monday. In a televised address, Recep Tayyip Erdogan said travel restrictions will be first be lifted...

'Turkey aims to achieve zero waste by 2023'

KOCAELI, Turkey The concept of cities need to be reinterpreted as it requires new solutions on transportation, security and waste management, Turkey’s first lady said on Friday. Speaking at Kartepe Summit...

Turkey: Domestic flights to resume from June 1

ANKARA  Turkey on Saturday announced the resumption of domestic flights as the country eases coronavirus restrictions and looks to restore normalcy. Transport and Infrastructure Minister Adil Karaismailoglu said domestic flights will...

Turkish defense chief welcomes Eid at Syrian border

ANKARA Turkey’s defense minister on Sunday welcomed Eid al-Fitr, the holiday marking the end of Islamic fasting month of Ramadan, with the troops deployed at the Syrian border. Hulusi Akar, accompanied...

India celebrates 55 years of scholarship program

ANKARA The Indian Embassy in Ankara on Thursday celebrated 55 years of a fully funded scholarship program which was started with the goal of promoting cooperation among developing countries. Alumni of...

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Turkey tops agenda of EU foreign ministers’ meeting

BRUSSELS Foreign ministers of European Union have gathered in Brussels on Monday to discuss Turkey and international issues in an actual meeting for the first...

US regrets foreign interference in Libya's economy

ANKARA The US Embassy in Libya on Monday regretted foreign interference in the Libyan economy. "After several days of intense diplomatic activity aimed at allowing the...

Erdogan, Putin discuss Libya, Syria over phone

ANKARA The Turkish and Russian presidents on Monday spoke over the phone to discuss developments in war-weary Libya and Syria as well as other regional...

Turkey: 3 more migrant bodies pulled out of lake

VAN, Turkey Rescue workers on Monday recovered bodies of three more irregular migrants from a lake in Turkey's eastern Van province after a boat carrying...

WHO to probe origins of COVID-19 worldwide, China says

ANKARA China on Monday said the World Health Organization agreed to probe origins of COVID-19 around the globe. Addressing a news conference in Beijing, China’s Foreign...

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