Apr 16 2014 - 15:10
10 people died when a ship carrying illegal migrants from Syria capsized in the Aegean Sea near the Turkish coast. Only four people survived, Trend reports.The illegal migrants were allegedly heading to Greece.
Mar 27 2014 - 18:48
Turkey has blocked access to YouTube, a day after a court ordered the suspension of a ban on Twitter which the prime minister supported, reports BBC News.Earlier, what appeared to be a leaked audio recording of Turkish officials discussing Syria appeared on YouTube. PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan accuses social media of spreading misinformation. Some users in Turkey found access to YouTube blocked while others reported being able to use it as normal.
Mar 20 2014 - 18:50
For the first time in the three years of conflict between Damascus and the opposition, a convoy with humanitarian aid was allowed into Syria from Turkey. This was reported by the UN.
Mar 5 2014 - 12:53
Ismail Agakishiyev, Chairman of the board of directors of the Analysis, Consulting, PR Union of Companies, has rounded up the international conference “Geopolitics of the Caspian-Black Sea Region: security problems” in Baku yesterday, stating that all countries of the Caspian-Black Sea Region had their own vision of security and all agreed that joint projects would bring them closer. Joint projects, in his words, would weaken influence of non-regional forces, such as NATO, in the area.
Feb 25 2014 - 12:06
A Turkish ship with cargo for Ukraine and a Romanian ship with cargo for Israel have collided in the Marmara Sea today, Trend reports.The ships were damaged. No one was injured in the accident. The incident is being investigated.