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Twitter removes accounts critical of Qatar, Turkey

Twitter removes accounts critical of Qatar, Turkey

Twitter said on Thursday it has removed thousands of accounts critical of Qatar and Turkey. "We removed 2,541 accounts in an Egypt-based network, known as the El Fagr network ...

Turkey charges 20 Saudis over Khashoggi murder

Turkey charges 20 Saudis over Khashoggi murder

Turkish prosecutors have charged 20 suspects over the 2018 murder of Riyadh critic Jamal Khashoggi.

Amir, Erdogan discuss ways to combat virus

Amir, Erdogan discuss ways to combat virus

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani held a telephone conversation Monday evening with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Qatar-Turkey military ties reviewed

Qatar-Turkey military ties reviewed

HE the Chief of Staff of Qatar Armed Forces, Lieutenant General (Pilot) Ghanem bin Shaheen al-Ghanem on Tuesday met the Commander of the Qatar-Turkey Combined Joint Force Command (QTCJFC).

Turkey shuts cafes to halt coronavirus spread as cases jump to 47

Turkey shuts cafes to halt coronavirus spread as cases jump to 47

Turkey will temporarily close cafes, sports and entertainment venues and is suspending mass prayers in mosques in an effort to contain the spread of the coronavirus

Turkey reports 12 new coronavirus cases in largest daily rise, brings total to 18

Turkey reports 12 new coronavirus cases in largest daily rise, brings total to 18

Turkey identified 12 new cases of the coronavirus, bringing its total to 18, Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said on Monday, marking the highest daily rise since the country announced its first case last week.

Bulgaria opposes Greek plans for refugee camp near border

Bulgaria opposes Greek plans for refugee camp near border

Bulgaria's defence minister has hit out at ‘unreasonable’ Greek plans to build a camp near their border to shelter asylum seekers amid a migration surge from Turkey.

Greece to build new camps after migrant surge: minister

Greece to build new camps after migrant surge: minister

Greece plans to build two new temporary camps to house hundreds of additional asylum seekers who arrived after a surge enabled by Turkey, the migration minister said Saturday.

Two more Turkish soldiers killed in Syria ahead of Erdogan-Putin meet

Two more Turkish soldiers killed in Syria ahead of Erdogan-Putin meet

Two more Turkish soldiers were killed by government forces in northwest Syria, the defence ministry said on Wednesday, as fighting raged

Cyprus fears migrant influx from Turkey

Cyprus fears migrant influx from Turkey

Cyprus' president said Tuesday his country fears a migratory influx after Ankara allowed refugees to leave for the European Union and people massed on the Turkish-Greek border.

Turkey fighter jet downs Syrian warplane over Idlib

Turkey fighter jet downs Syrian warplane over Idlib

A Turkish fighter jet downed a Syrian regime warplane over the northwestern Idlib province Tuesday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights war monitor said, in the third such downing in three days.

Rocket attack hits Turkish customs vehicle near Iran border -minister

Rocket attack hits Turkish customs vehicle near Iran border -minister

A rocket hit an armoured vehicle carrying Turkish customs personnel in an attack near the border with Iran on Friday, killing one person and injuring others, Turkish officials said, adding that clashes were under way in the area.