International

Turkey pledges continued support to Tanzania

Ambassador Ali Davutoglu says Turkey will continue to cooperate with Tanzania in implementing development projects MWANZA, Tanzania (AA) – Turkey on Wednesday pledged continued support and cooperation to Tanzania in implementing development projects in the […]

International

France to take legal action against Google, Apple

French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire says US tech giants will be sued for ‘abusive commercial practices’ PARIS (AA) – France will file a lawsuit against U.S. tech giants Google and Apple for “abusive commercial […]

Canada

US may spare Canada, Mexico from controversial tariffs

Pressure on Trump mounts from politicians, including Republicans Toronto, Canada (AA) – Canada and Mexico may be exempted from proposed U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs, a White House spokesperson and presidential cabinet ministers said Wednesday. […]

Canada

Trudeau, Trump want quick NAFTA deal

Exemption from US metal tariffs may depend on quickly wrapping up free-trade deal Canada (AA) – Prime Minster Justin Trudeau is touring steel mills Tuesday to reassure workers he will fight U.S. tariffs that could […]

International

Turkey to build 2 training warships for Qatar navy

Purchase agreement is signed on sidelines of DIMDEX 2018 exhibition now underway in Doha DOHA (AA) – Turkey’s Anadolu Shipyard on Tuesday signed an agreement to build two training warships for Qatar’s navy. The planned […]

International

US backs Afghan overtures to Taliban

James Mattis meets Afghan President Ghani during visit to Kabul KABUL, Afghanistan (AA) – The U.S. Secretary of Defense, James Mattis, on Tuesday backed the Afghan government’s peace process with the Taliban and its efforts […]

International

YPG/PKK forced recruitment of children: Rights reports

Reports by rights watchdogs show pattern of YPG/PKK kidnapping, forcibly recruiting children to join terrorist group ANKARA (AA) – Evidence of the terrorist YPG/PKK using young children uncovered in the Turkish-led operation in Syria’s Afrin […]

International

3,400 terrorists neutralized in Syria’s Afrin: Turkey

Turkish-led Operation Olive Branch has never targeted civilians, says Turkish president ANKARA (AA) – A total of 3,400 terrorists have been “neutralized” since the start of Operation Olive Branch in Syria’s northwestern Afrin region, Turkey’s […]