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    Five people killed in Turkish ‘Claw-Tiger’ operation in Iraq

    Agence France-Presse . Arbil, Iraq | Updated at 02:21pm on June 20, 2020

    The civilian death toll of Turkish air raids in northern Iraq rose to five on Friday, local officials said, as Ankara kept up a cross-border...

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    Turkey's coronavirus death toll tops 4,000

    Agence France-Presse. Istanbul. Turkey | Updated at 11:47pm on May 14, 2020

    Turkey's coronavirus death toll topped 4,000 on Thursday, as the number of confirmed cases reached nearly 145,000.

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    Turkey to take Rohingya issue to UNSC

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 10:16pm on May 09, 2020

    Ankara on Saturday assured Dhaka that Turkey will raise the Rohingya repatriation issue at the next United Nations Security Council meeting. The assurance was made...

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    20 Bangladeshis return home from Turkey

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 05:05pm on April 21, 2020

    A total of 20 Bangladeshis were brought back from Turkey by a chartered flight on Tuesday...

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    Erdogan refuses minister’s resignation over lockdown chaos

    Agence France-Presse . Istanbul | Updated at 10:11pm on April 13, 2020

    Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday refused to accept the resignation of his interior minister over an abrupt nationwide lockdown that triggered a spate...

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    Turkey suspends collective mosque prayers over virus

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 11:48pm on March 16, 2020

    Turkey on Monday suspended collective mosque prayers, including the important Friday prayer, until further notice to limit the spread of the new coronavirus. ‘It is...

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    Turkey to hold migrant summit remotely with France, Germany

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 11:17pm on March 14, 2020

    Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan will discuss the latest migration crisis with his French and German counterparts remotely because of the coronavirus, Turkish state media...

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    One dies of Covid-19 in Panama, Turkey confirms first case

    Agence France-Presse .Panama City / Istanbul | Updated at 05:41pm on March 11, 2020

    Panama reported their first Covid-19 death on Tuesday while Turkey identified its first coronavirus infected patient on Wednesday...

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    A microcosm of regional and global battles

    James M Dorsey | Updated at 12:00am on March 10, 2020

    THE eastern Mediterranean has become a flash point for the meshing of geopolitics, the struggle for regional hegemony, battles for control of resources, religious soft...

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    Turkey’s sultan retreats from Idlib adventure

    Farooque Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on March 09, 2020

    THE sultan of Turkey has come to his realisation: ‘Operation Spring Shield’, the sultan’s adventure in Idlib, Syria, is harmful. Within days of embarking on...