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Turkish president speaks over phone with NATO chief

Turkish president speaks over phone with NATO chief

Several regional issues discussed, including East Mediterranean, Libya, Afghanistan, Ukraine, says statement

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Rocket pads used against Turkish base in Bashiqa found
16.04.2021

Rocket pads used against Turkish base in Bashiqa found

Deputy governor of Nineveh, northern Iraq says rocket pads found in area controlled by Hashd al-Shabi militia

Turkish security forces destroy 4 hideouts used by PKK
16.04.2021

Turkish security forces destroy 4 hideouts used by PKK

Caves used by PKK terrorist group destroyed as part of Operation Eren-7 Mercan Munzur

Turkey: Terror suspect caught trying to flee to Greece
16.04.2021

Turkey: Terror suspect caught trying to flee to Greece

Suspected PKK terror group member caught by security forces in northwestern Edirne province on Greek border

Cargo ship runs aground in Canakkale, Turkey
16.04.2021

Cargo ship runs aground in Canakkale, Turkey

Rescue operation launched immediately after incident in northwestern Turkey

Turkey criticizes ban on Quran courses in TRNC
16.04.2021

Turkey criticizes ban on Quran courses in TRNC

Secularism guarantees freedom of religion and cannot be used as means of banning religious education, says Fahrettin Altun