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Blast hits gas pipeline on Turkish-Iranian border

A fire broke out after a blast at a pipeline supplying natural gas from Iran to Turkey this morning. Authorities stated that the blast took place in a section of pipeline near Gürbulak border crossing between two countries, in …

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Turkey cancels international flights amid virus outbreak

Turkey suspended all international flights from Turkish Airlines as part of measures to curb the spread of coronavirus, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Friday as the country's death toll from the pandemic climbed to 92, TRT World …

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Number of coronavirus cases in Turkey reaches 2,433

The number of coronavirus patients in Turkey increased by 561 yesterday, taking the total number of infections to 2,433, while the death toll topped 59. Turkey's Health Minister Fahrettin Koca announced the figures …

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Turkey bans elderly people to go outside

Turkey’s Interior Ministry announced Saturday a curfew for elderly people aged 65 and up and people with chronic diseases starting at midnight. In a tweet published on the official account, the Ministry calls on the elderly and chronically …

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Turkey halts flights to 46 more countries

Turkey expanded the flight suspensions to another 46 countries in fight against coronavirus pandemic, the Transport and Infrastructure Ministry announced on Saturday, Anadolu Agency reports. In a statement, the ministry said Turkey will …

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Turkish Super Lig suspended

The Turkish Süper Lig has been postponed until further notice in response to the coronavirus pandemic, AS reports. Most European nations had already called a halt to domestic competitions, but Turkey's football …

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Erdogan: we entering era of radical changes

Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the world is entering an era of radical economic and political changes due to the coronavirus outbreak. He stressed Turkey closely monitored the global outbreak …

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Number of coronavirus cases in Turkey rises to 47

The number of coronavirus cases in Turkey rose to 47, with 29 new cases confirmed, Turkish Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said. The minister said the new cases come from contacts abroad; the U.S., Middle East, …

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Number of coronavirus cases in Turkey rises

Turkey identified 12 new cases of the coronavirus, bringing its total to 18, Turkish Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said on Monday. The minister said two of the new cases were related to the first case reported in …

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Turkey closes border for passengers from 14 countries

Ankara, as part of the fight against the spread of coronavirus, has introduced a ban on the entry of foreign citizens from 14 countries, the Turkish Interior Ministry informed. The Interior Ministry said that citizens of Iran, Iraq, …

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