6 die in car crash in Turkey
A bus crashed killing six people and injuring twelve in the Turkish province of Tokat, Trend reports.
The surviving victims were taken to the nearest hospital.
Mar 27 2015 - 20:45
Mar 27 2015 - 19:16
Turkish customs officers have confiscated a shipment of 46kg of methamphetamine from an Iranian trucker on the crossing post in Gurbulak. It is the largest ever seizure of the drug in one operation. Its value is about $1.9 million, RIA Novosti reports.Methamphetamine is a psychostimulant with an extremely high addiction potential.
Mar 27 2015 - 16:39
Training of representatives of the opposition Free Syrian Army (FSA) has been delayed for a short time due to technical reasons, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said."There is no delay from the Turkish side, the start of the program is slightly delayed due to the large geographical distance of the US, but everything is going perfectly from both a political and a technical point of view," RIA Novosti cited him as saying.
Mar 27 2015 - 11:55
Commenting on events in Yemen during a press conference in Istanbul, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan accused Iran of trying to dominate the Middle East.
Mar 26 2015 - 17:31
Mar 26 2015 - 12:14
An explosion ripped through the office of the Turkish magazine Adimlar in the Istanbul district of Kagithane, killing one person and wounding three others, local media report.Investigators are focusing on the possibility of a bomb attack on the offices of Adimlar magazine. The explosion knocked over walls in the Adimlar building and damaged neighboring structures.
Mar 25 2015 - 20:16
Mar 25 2015 - 15:21
Five people were injured after a shell launched from Syria fell in the Turkish province of Hatay. The General Staff of the Turkish Republic said that no deaths were recorded, although five residents were injured.According to available information, a shell fell near the locations of border units. "The projectile broke the windows of the surrounding houses and damaged two military vehicles. The explosion left a crater after falling [15 meters wide and 7 meters deep]," TASS cited a statement of the General Staff.