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Erdogan: US debates over al-Quds embassy move wrong

ANKARA: (Web Desk) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday said debates over the possibility of moving the US embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem al-Quds are “extremely wrong” and should be dropped. US President Donald Trump had promised during his campaign to move the American embassy to …

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After ban, Turkish Airlines to offer laptops to VIP travellers

ISTANBUL (Web Desk ) Turkish Airlines on Saturday said it would offer laptops to business-class travellers after Britain and the United States banned large electronic devices from the cabin of flights from certain countries. Washington has barred all electronic devices larger a mobile phone on direct flights to the United States …

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Riyadh extradites 16 Turkish nationals over alleged Gulen links

Ankara’s (Web Desk) Saudi Arabia, on Ankara’s request, has extradited 16 Turkish nationals, who allegedly had links to an outlawed organization run by US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen. According to Turkey’s state-run Anadolu news agency, the nationals were detained by the Ankara police department’s counter-terrorism units upon arrival in the Turkish …

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Turkey deploying troops to Syria’s militant-held Idlib: Report

Ankara (Web Desk ) The Turkish army is set to deploy forces to Syria’s militant-controlled northwestern Idlib province and establish military bases there, a report says. The Beirut-based al-Mayadeen TV channel cited sources as saying on Saturday that the Turkish military had sent a telegram to militant groups operating in …

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Turkey, Russia and Iran Sign Deal for Safe Zones in Syria

Astana (Web Desk ) Representatives from Turkey, Russia and Iran agreed to a deal Thursday to implement four safe zones across Syria. During a meeting in the Kazakhstan capital of Astana, heads of the delegations of the Syrian regime allies signed the deal as some members of the Syrian opposition …

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Turkey bans dating shows, fires 4,000 officials under emergency

ANKARA: (Web Desk) Turkey on Saturday fired almost 4,000 public officials and imposed a ban on TV dating shows, in new decrees issued under the state of emergency imposed after last year’s failed coup. The moves were the latest tough action by the authorities following President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s victory …

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Turkey blocks access to Wikipedia website: Monitoring group

ANKARA: (Web Desk) A Turkish internet monitoring group says Ankara has blocked all access inside the country to the online encyclopedia Wikipedia amid the government’s ongoing post-coup crackdown. Turkey Blocks, which calls itself an independent “digital transparency project,” said in a statement that a block on all language editions of …

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Turkish president lauds US strike in central Syria

ANKARA: (Web Desk) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has praised the incumbent US administration for the US missile attack against a military airfield in Syria’s central province of Homs, stating that President Donald Trump has shown a “more determined” approach than his predecessor Barack Obama. “It was late coming but …

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