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Turkey-German discuss bilateral relations

Two leaders reiterated their commitment to accelerate dialogue and cooperation ANKARA (AA) – President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday spoke over the phone to discuss bilateral and Turkey-EU relations, and […]

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Turkey arrests 231 illegal migrants

Migrants include Pakistani and Afghan nationals EDIRNE, Turkey (AA) – At least 231 undocumented migrants were held in northwestern and eastern Turkey, a security source said on Thursday. In the northwestern province of Edirne, 73 […]

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Syrian army shell Turkish posts in Syria

CONAKRY: Two men were reportedly shot dead on Wednesday during protests in the Guinean capital as the powerful teachers’ union called off a month-long strike after reaching agreement with the government on pay. The strikes […]

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Turkish army, FSA liberate 12 more villages in Afrin

Turkish president says operation has liberated almost 1,300 square kilometers from terrorist threat AFRIN, Syria / ANKARA, Turkey (AA) – The Turkish Armed Forces and Free Syrian Army (FSA) on Wednesday liberated twelve more villages […]

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1.2M refugees in Turkey own charity debit cards

UN official says Turkey is example for world in dealing with refugee issue ANKARA (AA) – Turkish Red Crescent provides debit cards to nearly 1.2 million refugees in the country, according to a UN official. […]

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OIC condemns attack on Palestine PM in Gaza

Attackers sought to derail Hamas-Fatah reconciliation process, Organization of Islamic Cooperation asserts RIYADH (AA) – The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has condemned an attack that appeared to target Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah, who […]