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Death toll in Turkey wildfires rises to eight

The death toll from wildfires on Turkey's southern coast rose to eight on Sunday as firefighters battled for a fifth day to contain blazes still raging in coastal resort towns. Two more people died on Sunday due to wildfires in the …

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Turkey's daily COVID-19 cases surge above 20,000

Turkey’s new coronavirus cases jumped to 22,291 on Wednesday, the highest since early May, according to health ministry data that also showed the daily death toll reached a six-week high of 76 people. Daily infections last peaked …

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Turkey's COVID-19 cases back up to mid-May levels

Turkey's new coronavirus cases have doubled in just over two weeks to 9,586 on Thursday, its highest since May 19, with 52 related deaths according to an official tally that prompted a warning from the health minister. "We have …

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Turkey sees less than 10,000 new COVID daily cases

Turkey on Thursday saw fewer than 10,000 new COVID-19 daily cases for the first time since March 1, said the country's health minister, marking a key milestone in the country’s fight against coronavirus. After a meeting of the …

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Turkey reports over 9,800 new COVID-19 cases

Turkey reported 9,809 new coronavirus infections on Tuesday, according to Health Ministry data. Among the fresh cases, 983 symptomatic patients were confirmed across the country. Turkey's overall case tally topped 2.34 …

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Turkey reports over 10,000 more new COVID-19 cases

A total of 10,220 COVID-19 cases, including 1,003 symptomatic patients, were confirmed across Turkey on Monday, according to Health Ministry data. Turkey’s overall case tally has crossed 2.33 million, including a death toll that …

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Over 13,000 new COVID-19 cases reported in Turkey

Turkey on Monday reported over 13,000 daily COVID-19 infections.  According to Health Ministry data, the country confirmed 13,695 new cases, including 1,508 symptomatic patients. The tally of infections exceeded 2.26 million. …

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Turkey records highest daily COVID-19 death toll

Turkey on Monday reported 19,103 more COVID-19 infections and 254 new fatalities, the highest daily figure so far, over the past 24 hours, according to the Turkish Health Ministry data. The new cases include 3,412 symptomatic patients …

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Istanbul mayor tests positive for Covid-19

Istanbul’s mayor, Ekrem Imamoglu, tested positive for coronavirus and has started treatment in hospital, municipality spokesman Murat Ongun said on Twitter, Bloomberg Quint informs. Imamoglu’s general health is good, Ongun said. The …

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