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Medical gift from QRCS for Turkey’s Gaziantep

Medical gift from QRCS for Turkey’s Gaziantep

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has delivered medical supplies as a gift to Gaziantep Province in response to an invitation by the Department of Societies of the southern Turkish province ...

Amir exchanges Eid greetings with leaders

Amir exchanges Eid greetings with leaders

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani exchanged Eid al-Fitr greetings with leaders of Kuwait, Turkey, Morocco and Indonesia Friday.

Turkey evacuate 70000 nationals from 101 countries

Turkey evacuate 70000 nationals from 101 countries

The Turkish Deputy Foreign Minister Yavuz Selim Kiran said that his country had evacuated about 70000 citizens from 101 countries around the world, due to the outbreak of the Coronavirus (Covid-19).

Turkey's coronavirus death toll rises to 3,258, new cases 2,188

Turkey's coronavirus death toll rises to 3,258, new cases 2,188

The number of people who have died from Covid-19 in Turkey has risen by 84 in the last 24 hours to 3,258, with 2,188 new cases of the virus, Health Ministry data showed on Friday.

Turkey to impose 4-day curfew in 31 provinces amid coronavirus

Turkey to impose 4-day curfew in 31 provinces amid coronavirus

Turkey will impose a four-day curfew in 31 provinces beginning Thursday, as part of the country's measures to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Turkish parliament passes bill to free thousands from prison amid coronavirus

Turkish parliament passes bill to free thousands from prison amid coronavirus

Turkey's parliament on Tuesday passed a law that will allow the release of tens of thousands of prisoners to ease overcrowding in jails and protect detainees from the coronavirus.

Turkey said to seek FX swaps with G20 members including US

Turkey said to seek FX swaps with G20 members including US

Turkey is initiating talks with other Group of 20 nations to get its central bank included in swap lines like those the US has extended to other emerging economies, according to people familiar with the efforts.

Turkey hospital sees hope as 93-year-old virus patient discharged

Turkey hospital sees hope as 93-year-old virus patient discharged

Cheered by her doctors, 93-year-old Alye Gunduz was discharged from an Istanbul hospital after recovering from the novel coronavirus following 10 days of treatment.

Qatar-Turkey military ties reviewed

Qatar-Turkey military ties reviewed

HE the Chief of Staff of Qatar Armed Forces, Lieutenant General (Pilot) Ghanem bin Shaheen al-Ghanem on Tuesday met the Commander of the Qatar-Turkey Combined Joint Force Command (QTCJFC).

Turkey shuts cafes to halt coronavirus spread as cases jump to 47

Turkey shuts cafes to halt coronavirus spread as cases jump to 47

Turkey will temporarily close cafes, sports and entertainment venues and is suspending mass prayers in mosques in an effort to contain the spread of the coronavirus

Turkey reports 12 new coronavirus cases in largest daily rise, brings total to 18

Turkey reports 12 new coronavirus cases in largest daily rise, brings total to 18

Turkey identified 12 new cases of the coronavirus, bringing its total to 18, Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said on Monday, marking the highest daily rise since the country announced its first case last week.

Bulgaria opposes Greek plans for refugee camp near border

Bulgaria opposes Greek plans for refugee camp near border

Bulgaria's defence minister has hit out at ‘unreasonable’ Greek plans to build a camp near their border to shelter asylum seekers amid a migration surge from Turkey.