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Turkey, Russia to conduct safe zone patrols in N.Syria

ANKARA  Turkey and Russia will start joint military patrols in the safe zone area in Syria, Turkey’s national defense minister said Tuesday. Turkey and Russia will soon conduct joint military patrols...

Russia-Turkey talks continue on second day

ANKARA A Russian military delegation on the second day, continued holding talks in Ankara, to discuss modalities of an agreement arrived between Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian...

Syria: 18 people captured alive in Ras al-Ayn

ANKARA 18 people, alleged to be Syrian regime’s elements, were captured alive in Syria's Ras al-Ayn, Turkey's Defense Ministry said on Tuesday. During the search in the southeastern region of Ras...

Turkey's national day celebrated in Africa

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia / PRETORIA, South Africa / NAIROBI, Kenya Turkish ambassador to Ethiopia and AU Ambassador Yaprak Alp said that the 96th Republic Day is a great foundation for...

Bangladesh to bolster relations with Turkey

DHAKA, Bangladesh A Bangladeshi high official Tuesday said that bilateral relation between Bangladesh and Turkey is based on a firm and common sentiment of establishing peace and prosperity everywhere. Addressing the...

NATO marks Turkey’s 96th Republic Day

ANKARA  North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) on Sunday marked the 96th anniversary of the proclamation of the Republic of Turkey. "Retweet to join us in celebrating our Ally Turkey on Republic...

Turkish-Zambian ties based on mutual respect: Envoy

ANKARA Marking the 55th anniversary of Zambia’s independence, the nation’s ambassador to Turkey on Monday praised relations between the two countries. Delivering a speech in Ankara, Turkey’s capital, marking Oct. 24,...

'YPG/PKK freeing Daesh members for money suits them'

ANKARA News stories saying YPG/PKK terrorists in northern Syria are setting free Daesh/ISIS prisoners for money are in no way surprising but in fact typical for the terrorists, said Turkey’s...

India allows EU lawmakers to visit Kashmir on Tuesday

ANKARA India has allowed a group of over two dozen members of European Union (EU) parliament to visit Jammu and Kashmir region on Tuesday, local media reported. The EU parliamentarians met...

UN envoy to meet Turkish, Russian, Iranian foreign ministers

GENEVA The UN special envoy to Syria is set to meet in Geneva this week with the foreign ministers of Turkey, Russia, and Iran -- the partners in the Astana...

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Anadolu Agency's Morning Briefing – December 1, 2020

ANKARA Anadolu Agency is here with a rundown of the latest developments on the coronavirus pandemic and other news in Turkey and around the world.  Coronavirus...

Russia deploys S-300 defense system on Kuril Islands

MOSCOW  In a move likely to rile Japan, Russia on Tuesday deployed an S-300 air defense system on the disputed Kuril Islands in the North...

South Africa reports over 4,000 new COVID-19 cases

JOHANNESBURG  South Africa recorded 4,173 new cases of the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed infections to 796,472,...

Turkey's Borsa Istanbul flat at close

ISTANBUL  Turkey's benchmark stock index was up 0.02% to close Wednesday at 1,325.49 points. Starting the day at 1,326.76 points, Borsa Istanbul's BIST 100 index earned...

2020 to be 1 of 3 warmest years on record: UN group

ANKARA The World Meteorological Organization's (WMO) provisional annual climate report released Wednesday said 2020 is on track to be one of the three warmest years...