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Moscow and Ankara to discuss Syria soon

Russia and Turkey will hold negotiations on Syria in the next few days, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said. "As guarantor countries of the Astana process, we work with Turkey and Iran on a daily …

Turkey and Qatar agree to develop financial cooperation

The central banks of Turkey and Qatar signed a currency swap agreement in the Qatari capital Doha. According to sources from Turkish central bank, the first step has been taken after Qatar pledged $15 billion of investment package in …

Shots fired at U.S. embassy in Ankara

Several gunshots were fired from a vehicle at the U.S. embassy in the Turkish capital, Ankara, this morning, hitting a window in a security cabin but causing no casualties. A police officer said that the drive-by shooting occurred …

Ankara: Turkey to respond in kind to US sanctions

Turkey will continue to pursue policy of tit-for-tat responses to any U.S. actions, Turkish Trade Minister Ruhsar Pekcan said after Washington threatened to impose more sanctions on Turkey in an escalated row between …

Ferry line from Crimea to Turkey to be opened again

The ferry line will connect several ports on the  Crimean peninsula to Turkey across the Black Sea, CEO of Crimean Sea Ports Alexey Volkov said, adding that the company is expecting to launch the sea connection by fall. …