20 February 2019 Wednesday

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Erdoğan shrugs off US warning against purchase of Russian S-400 defense system

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan shrugged off US warnings against Ankara’s purchase of a Russian S-400 air defense system, Sputnik Turkish service reported. “Now they...

Police officer seen harassing university student during detention in Turkey

A university student who was detained for participating in a protest in Ankara on Saturday was apparently harassed by a police officer during detention...

Turkish security forces detain 735 in operations against PKK/KCK

The Turkish Interior Ministry on Sunday announced that 735 people have been detained in operations targeting the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) and its...

Interest rates will drop in course of economic recovery says Turkey’s finance minister

Turkish Treasury and Finance Minister Berat Albayrak on Friday said interest rates should be decreased and that they would drop with an economic recovery...

US joins Turkey in decrying plight of Chinese Uighurs

The US Embassy in Ankara joined Turkey on Friday in slamming China’s mistreatment of Uighur Turks, the state-run Anadolu news agency reported. “The #USA agrees...

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Turkish police reveal nonexistence of ‘secret witness’ whose statements led to...

The Diyarbakır Police Department has revealed that an anonymous witness codenamed “Venus” whose testimony led to the detention and imprisonment of scores of people...