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France summons its ambassador from Turkey 

French authorities condemned Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for his statement that French leader Emmanuel Macron ”needs treatment on a mental level”. France-Presse reported that France summoned its ambassador to …

Europe preparing its own end, Erdogan says

The president of Turkey warned on Saturday that Europe was preparing its own end amid rising Islamophobia across the continent, Anadolu Agency reports. "Europe is preparing its own end with its front against Muslims," Recep …

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 …

Erdogan and Rouhani discuss Karabakh clashes

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani discussed ongoing clashes between Azerbaijan and Armenia as well as Syria in a phone call on Thursday. Erdogan emphasized that Armenia, through its …

Turkey discovers more gas in Black Sea

Turkey´s president has announced the discovery of an additional 85 billion cubic meters of natural gas reserves in the Black Sea, Daily Mail informs. Speaking aboard the drill ship Fatih on Saturday, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan …

Armenia bans import of Turkish goods in 2021

Armenia will ban the import of Turkish goods for six months from January next year due to Ankara's position on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, the Armenian Economy Ministry said. The decision will take effect on December 31, …