Nov 28 2013 - 17:32
A historic building, which formerly belonged to the Greek Consulate in Istanbul, has been returned to the Greek community,
Oct 23 2013 - 20:27
Jewish youth are leaving Turkey due to political tensions between the two nation,
Oct 18 2013 - 18:46
Five Syrian nationals have been caught by security forces while swimming to Greece’s Meis Island from the Kaş district of southern province of Antalya,
Oct 11 2013 - 09:23
102 illegal Syrian migrants, most of them women and children, were caught in Istanbul in an attempt to move to Romania, Trend reports.The conflict in Syria started in March 2011 and has resulted in over 115 people killed, over 4.2 million becoming internal refugees in Syria and 2 million refugees fleeing abroad. Jordan, Iraq, Lebanon and Turkey are the main targets for refugees.Over 4 million will have to leave Syria or become displaced people in 2014. Fuat Oktay, head of AFAD (Turkey), said that about 300,000 Syrian refugees were staying in Turkey.
Oct 1 2013 - 14:55
The Omega Livestock tanker (Romania) on its way to Syria crashed into a Turkish tanker in the Marmara Sea, Trend reports.Both vessels received heavy damage and were tugged for repairing at the coast. No one was injured and no environmental damage was caused by the accident.
Sep 18 2013 - 14:37
The customs officers have found 11 million Russian excise labels for cigarettes and 2.25 million of Ukrainian labels for alcohol in the Zonguldak (Zonguldak Province, Turkey), RIA Novosti reports.The labels were hidden in apricot boxes. They were transported from Malatya.
Sep 17 2013 - 13:30
The Kazakh government has passed the concept of efficient resource management developed by the Kazakh Ministry for Oil and Gas, Trend reports.The document states that the Constitution demands complex approaches and balance of interests when managing natural resources in the light of global role some facilities processing raw materials play.