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Over 1 ton of heroin seized in Turkey's Erzincan

Over 1 ton of heroin was seized in the eastern Turkish province of Erzincan, the governorship said. According to the governor's office, anti-drug squads stopped a long-rig trailer truck en route from Istanbul to Van along the …

 Bus accident in Istanbul leaves 14 injured

A passenger bus has overturned in Turkey’s Istanbul this morning, the Turkish media reported. According to the preliminary data, 14 people were injured as a result of the accident, two of them are in critical condition. …

Hotel bursts into flames in Turkey's Hatay

The hotel located in Turkey’s Hatay province bursts into flames this morning. Reportedly, the rescuers and firefighters arrived at the scene of the incident. Strong wind hampers firefighters to extinguish fire at the hotel, …

Turkey to take census of Syrian refugees

Turkey will take a census of Syrian refugees, Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said. The minister said that the presence of Syrian refugees in Turkey is a very complex issue and should be thoroughly examined, …

Turkey and NATO to discuss regional issues

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu will arrive in Brussels on December 4 to attend a NATO Foreign Ministers’ meeting. "Foreign Ministers will discuss the latest international security issues and review …

Northwest Turkey hit by 4.1-magnitude quake

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.1 points has occurred in Yalova province, located in northwestern Turkey, local media reported. The tremors were recorded at 05:36 local time. The tremors were also felt in Bursa, …

 Gas station explodes in Turkey's Kirikkale

A gas station has exploded in one of the industrial zones of Turkey’s Kirikkale province, the Turkish media reported. According to the preliminary data, two were injured and one person died. Firefighters and ambulance teams …