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Turkish exports bounced back in June, Erdogan says

27 Jun 2020

ISTANBUL Turkey's exports were up by a quarter in the first three weeks of June from the previous month's level, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday, predic7ting an economic recovery would accelerate after the downturn caused by the coronavirus.

Erdogan says Turkey lost ground in coronavirus fight

20 Jun 2020

ISTANBUL President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday Turkey had lost some ground in its battle with the coronavirus but a focus on hygiene, masks and social distancing will protect people and help the economy rebound in the second half of the year.

Erdogan says Turkey lost ground in coronavirus fight

20 Jun 2020

ISTANBUL President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday Turkey had lost some ground in its battle with the coronavirus but a focus on hygiene, masks and social distancing will protect people and help the economy rebound in the second half of the year.

Earthquake in Turkey-Iran border region kills nine, injures more than 100

24 Feb 2020

ISTANBUL Nine people were killed and buildings collapsed across southeastern Turkey on Sunday when a magnitude 5.7 earthquake struck near the border with Iran, injuring more than a hundred in villages and towns in both countries, government officials said. | Video

Turkish MPs sing Chilean anti-rape song to protest violence against women

15 Dec 2019

ISTANBUL Female Turkish lawmakers sang a Chilean song in parliament that has been taken up in demonstrations globally to protest violence against women, and displayed photographs of women who have been killed.

Turkish police detain hundreds of protesting airport workers

15 Sep 2018

ISTANBUL Turkish police have detained hundreds of workers protesting over labour conditions at Istanbul's new airport, a giant project championed by President Tayyip Erdogan and due to open next month, a union leader said on Saturday.

Turkish fledging party to run in June polls after membership boost

22 Apr 2018

ISTANBUL/ANKARA A fledgling Turkish political party founded by a popular former interior minister will be allowed to run in snap June elections, authorities ruled on Sunday, after 15 parliamentarians from the main opposition switched parties to bolster its ranks.

Turkish socialite and friends killed in plane crash in Iran

12 Mar 2018

ISTANBUL/DUBAI A wealthy Turkish socialite and her friends were among the 11 people killed on Sunday when a private plane bringing them home from a Dubai bachelorette party crashed into an Iranian mountainside.

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