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Turkey slams UEFA for military salute probe in football

ANKARA Turkey condemned European football's governing body UEFA on Thursday for their discriminatory treatment of Turkish national team and clubs over celebratory salutes. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said in...

Alanyaspor aim to secure top spot against Trabzonspor

ANKARA  Turkish top-tier football division Super Lig leaders Aytemiz Alanyaspor want to remain on top in the league, a fairy tale still goes on for the Mediterranean team.  Alanyaspor...

Football: Galatasaray suffer dry spell in Europe

ANKARA Turkish football powerhouse Galatasaray have been in trouble in their European campaign for at least a year, as their last UEFA Champions League win came way back in...

Football: Turkey announce squad for Iceland, Andorra

ANKARA Turkish Football Federation announced a 28-member draft squad for the upcoming Iceland and Andorra matches in UEFA EURO 2020 qualification matches.  Turkey, which is on the verge of...

Football: Fenerbahce win 3-2, currently top league

ANKARA Fenerbahce defeated Kasimpasa 3-2 on Friday evening to reclaim top spot in the Turkish Super Lig, with leaders Alanyaspor having a game at hand.  Kasimpasa, played the last...

NBA: US star Hayward's hand injury shocks Celtics

ANKARA  The Boston Celtics star Gordon Hayward sustained a fractured hand injury on Saturday, as the Eastern Conference franchise defeated San Antonio Spurs 135-115 in Texas.  "Star forward Gordon...

Turkish basketball club to support eco-project

ANKARA A Turkish basketball club, Turk Telekom will contribute to the country's recent eco-project, donating saplings for a greener Turkey during their league match on Sunday Turk Telekom basketball...

Football: Chelsea draw Ajax in stunning match

ANKARA  Chelsea managed to get a point at home as they drew 4-4 with Ajax on Tuesday in a Group F match of the UEFA Champions League. In the...

Football: Verona ban fan leader over racist comments

ANKARA Italian football club Hellas Verona on Tuesday announced they have banned the head of their fan group for 11 years after the racist abuse of Brescia forward Mario...

NBA: Phoenix Suns beat Philadelphia 76ers 114-109

ANKARA   Philadelphia 76ers' winning streak ended after they were defeated by Phoenix Suns 114-109 at Talking Stick Resort Arena on Monday. Turkish international Furkan Korkmaz scored a career-high 20...

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Bosnian minister says more women needed in government

BELGRADE, Serbia Bosnia and Herzegovina's first headscarf-wearing minister said Wednesday that women should be more involved in government.  "There are four women in the current cantonal...

UAE ratifies visa exemption agreement with Israel

ISTANBUL  The United Arab Emirates approved a visa exemption agreement with Israel on Wednesday, Israel’s Foreign Ministry said in a statement.  The agreement will come into...

NBA: Rockets trade James Harden to Nets

ANKARA The Houston Rockets traded James Harden to the Brooklyn Nets, NBA insider Shams Charania announced Wednesday.  “Rockets are acquiring Caris LeVert in James Harden deal...

Anadolu Agency's Morning Briefing – January 14, 2021

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.   Coronavirus...

‘Cyprus solution must be based on sovereign equality'

LEFKOSA, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus  An official negotiation process on the Cyprus issue can only be started for a solution based on sovereign equality,...