Merkel opposes opening new negotiations with Turkey on EU accession

Merkel opposes opening new negotiations with Turkey on EU accession

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Tuesday that she opposed opening new negotiations with Turkey as part of its quest to join the European Union.

12 perish in girls dormitory blaze in Adana

12 perish in girls dormitory blaze in Adana

Eleven students and an instructor were killed and 22 were injured on Tuesday night in a fire that broke out in a girls dormitory in Turkey’s Adana province.

Turkish woman says ‘My husband and I sacked by gov’t decree. I have cancer, he is in jail.’

Turkish woman says ‘My husband and I sacked by gov’t decree. I have cancer, he is in jail.’

“My husband is in jail. He was the only person who took care of me. What am I supposed to do now? The cancer I have is already stage 4. I was laid off from my job with the recent...

Cuban revolutionary Fidel Castro dies at 90

Cuban revolutionary Fidel Castro dies at 90

Cuba's socialist icon and father of his country's revolution Fidel Castro died Friday aged 90, after defying the United States during a half-century of ironclad rule and surviving the eclipse of global communism, AFP reports.

Israel thanks Turkey for helping to fight wildfires

Israel thanks Turkey for helping to fight wildfires

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked Turkey for sending specialized aircraft to help extinguish wildfires that ravaged the central and northern parts of Israel on Thursday.

Car bomb attack targets Adana Governor’s Office killing 2, wounding 21

Car bomb attack targets Adana Governor’s Office killing 2, wounding 21

A car bomb attack targeting a government building in the southern city of Adana has killed at least two people and wounded 21 others, officials said.

Turkey to assume term presidency of Shanghai Pact Energy Club for 2017

Turkey to assume term presidency of Shanghai Pact Energy Club for 2017

Turkey will act as the term president of the Energy Club of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), a Eurasian political, economic and military organization led by China and Russia, in 2017, being the first country so far to assume such...

Trump’s top military adviser Flynn says Turkey’s coup attempt worth applauding

Trump’s top military adviser Flynn says Turkey’s coup attempt worth applauding

US President-elect Donald Trump’s top security adviser, retired Gen, Michael Flynn, said in a video recorded at a meeting on July 15 that he had information from Turkish military colleagues that there was a coup attempt going on in Turkey...

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