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Turkey glad about safe return of Ukrainian sailors, Erdoğan says


President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said Saturday that Turkey is pleased about the safe return of Ukrainian sailors who were detained in Libya, responding to a post by his Ukrainian cou… .

2021-01-09 23:29:48

Senior IOC member says unsure if Tokyo Olympics will go ahead


Dick Pound, the longest-serving International Olympic Committee (IOC) member, is not sure if the Tokyo 2020 Games, postponed to 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic, will go ahead… .

2021-01-08 19:13:48

GNA, int’l community must find 338 missing people in Libya’s Tarhuna, rights group says


Human Rights Watch (HRW) on Thursday urged Libya’s United Nations-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) to investigate the fate of hundreds of people missing from a key to… .

2021-01-08 16:22:48

Emerging markets attracted $313B in 2020, global finance body says


Emerging markets (EM) attracted $313 billion in portfolio flows in 2020, $48 billion less than the previous year, according to the latest data from the Institute of International F… .

2021-01-08 15:56:48

HDP Co-Chair Demirtaş took instructions from PKK during Kobani riots, witness says


The former co-chair of the pro-PKK Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP), Selahattin Demirtaş, called on people to take to the streets during the Kobani riots in 2014 under the instructi… .

2021-01-08 15:10:48

Turkey’s gold output hits all-time high in 2020, minister says


Turkey’s gold production in 2020 reached the highest level in the history of the republic, Energy and Natural Resources Minister Fatih Dönmez announced Thursday.

A total of 42 met… .

2021-01-07 19:13:48

Greece pushes innocent migrants to their deaths as Europe watches, interior minister says


Greece continues to push innocent migrants back to their deaths as Europe watches, Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu wrote on Thursday, adding that irregular migrants attacked by Gr… .

2021-01-07 17:22:48

Turkey to launch mini solar tenders in 2 months, energy minister says


Turkey will launch 74 solar energy mini tenders for its Renewable Energy Resource Zones (YEKA) in the next two months, the energy and natural resources minister announced Wednesday… .

2021-01-06 19:04:48

Ties with ASEAN countries have special importance, Turkish FM says


Turkey gives special importance to its relations with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member states, the country’s foreign minister said Wednesday.

“We… .

2021-01-06 18:31:48

Australian Open CEO says preparations going smoothly for season's 1st Grand Slam


Australian Open chief executive Craig Tiley on Wednesday reassured players that the delayed season-opening Grand Slam tournament will get underway on Feb. 8 and asked for patience… .

2021-01-06 17:28:48