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Tue, 25 Sep 2018 08:22:00 Z
Turkish President Erdoğan holds closed-door meetings in New York
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan met UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, as well as Iranian and Japanese leaders on Sept. 24.

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 15:39:00 Z
Syria burden left by world on Turkey's shoulders: FM
The heavy burden of humanitarian consequences of the Syrian crisis has been left on Turkey’s shoulders, Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said on Sept. 24.

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 08:08:30 Z
Aid should focus on development: Turkey’s first lady
Humanitarian aid must include efforts to reduce recipients’ dependency on it, Turkey’s First Lady Emine Erdoğan said Sept. 24.

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 08:57:18 Z
New photos of Turkish assassin of Russian ambassador revealed
New photos showing Turkish policeman Mevlüt Mert Altıntaş hours before he killed Andrey Karlov, Russia’s ambassador to Ankara, have been revealed.

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:26:16 Z
Tree grows seven meters inside water pipe in Turkey’s southeast
A mulberry tree has grown a seven-meter root inside a drinking water pipe in the southeastern Turkish province of Mardin.

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Mon, 24 Sep 2018 19:29:51 +0200
Istanbul's Kadıköy one of the coolest neighborhoods in the world
If you are traveling the world, sometimes you want to blend in among the locals and not look like a tourist. To help with this, the British travel magazine Time Out published a list of the world's "coolest"...Click To Continue

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 19:26:39 +0200
Once one of the world's worst, traffic congestion drops in Istanbul
The latest figures released by Istanbul Municipality along with companies analyzing traffic data have indicated a 17 percent drop in traffic congestion in Turkey's most populated city, which often scores...Click To Continue

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 08:03:59 +0200
Istanbul firefighters win 2 cups, 24 gold medals at WFG in South Korea
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Fire Department delivered a dominant performance at the 13th World Firefighters Games held in Chungju, South Korea. The international festival, held from Sept. 9-17...Click To Continue

Mon, 17 Sep 2018 21:12:52 +0200
Big brother watching drivers ever more closely
The Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality is planning to broaden its use of the Electronic Inspection System (EDS) so that drivers can be fined for more than one transgression. Currently motorists in Istanbul...Click To Continue

Thu, 13 Sep 2018 19:59:36 +0200
Court rejects bid for Muslim worship in Hagia Sophia
The Constitutional Court, Turkey's highest court, rejected a plea by an association for the conversion of the Hagia Sophia, an iconic Byzantine-era church currently used as a museum, to a mosque. The court...Click To Continue

Turkey Nation

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 19:38:31 +0200
Literary events in Istanbul for booklovers and writers
As fall settles in and we return to our cooler-weather routines, there are a number of great literary events and activities to help fill your new autumn scheduleClick To Continue

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 19:29:51 +0200
Istanbul's Kadıköy one of the coolest neighborhoods in the world
If you are traveling the world, sometimes you want to blend in among the locals and not look like a tourist. To help with this, the British travel magazine Time Out published a list of the world's "coolest"...Click To Continue

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 19:27:30 +0200
Detention warrants issued for 61 FETÖ-linked officers
Prosecutors issued detention warrants for 61 suspects, all military officers, for links to the Gülenist Terror Group (FETÖ). Operations are underway across Turkey to detain the suspects. Eighteen among...Click To Continue

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 19:27:18 +0200
Migrants claim Greek soldiers beat and sent them back to Turkey
Greece faces another allegation of "push back," forced and illegal deportation of illegal immigrants to the countries they arrive from. Eighty Pakistani migrants swam to the Turkish side of the Meriç (Evros)...Click To Continue

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 19:26:39 +0200
Once one of the world's worst, traffic congestion drops in Istanbul
The latest figures released by Istanbul Municipality along with companies analyzing traffic data have indicated a 17 percent drop in traffic congestion in Turkey's most populated city, which often scores...Click To Continue

Turkish Weekly


CHP leader urges gov’t not to turn post-coup probe into ‘witch hunt’
The leader of Turkey’s main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) has urged the government not to turn the investigation into the recent failed coup attempt into a “witch hunt,&...


US offered to help on Gülen’s extradition, Turkish FM confirms
The United States made an offer to form a working group composed of officials from its foreign affairs and justice departments in order to assist Turkey in preparing its formal request for the extradi...


No isolationist path for Britain, Johnson insists
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Friday that his country’s planned departure from the European Union did not mean it was following an isolationist path


Syrian fighters seize half of Manbij from Islamic State
Syrians battling Islamic State fighters in Manbij now have control of about half of the city, a spokesman for the anti-IS coalition said Friday


Flights as usual after failed coup attempt, Turkish Airlines chairman says
hings are back to normal for Turkish Airlines (THY), the flag carrier’s chairman İlker Aycı has told Hürriyet Daily News, following a coup attempt on July 15 which hit Istanbul’s Atatürk International Airport

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