Over Half mln Syrian Refugees in Region: UN

Over Half mln Syrian Refugees in Region: UN

The number of Syrian refugees registered in neighboring countries and North Africa has passed half a million, the UN’s refugee body said, adding that many more have not come forward to seek help. According to a statement by the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, they have either registered and are in the process of registering […]

Putin Visits Turkey to Boost Trade & Energy Deals

Putin Visits Turkey to Boost Trade & Energy Deals

(Istanbul) – Russian President Vladimir Putin paid one day visit to Turkey amid tensions between Moscow and Ankara over the Syrian crisis. During the visit, the two countries signed nine deals in trade and energy fields that aim at increasing the bilateral trade between the two countries. Putin was also received by Turkish Prime Minister […]

Turkey Hits Back after Syrian Strikes

Turkey Hits Back after Syrian Strikes

(Akcakale) – Turkey’s military fired an artillery round into Syria in immediate retaliation after a shell fired from Syria landed in the Turkish border town of Akcakale, the second such incident in five days. Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan has warned Syria earlier that Turkey would not shy away from war if provoked, but a series […]

1000 Syrians flee to Turkey in single day‎

1000 Syrians flee to Turkey in single day‎

(Ankara) – As Syrians commemorated the first anniversary of their revolution, around 1,000 Syrian refugees crossed into Turkey in the last 24 hours,  said. “The number of Syrian refugees currently staying in Turkey boomed by 1,000 in a single day and climbed to 14,700 total,” ministry spokesperson, Selçuk Unal told reporters. Another group of 700 […]

Sheikh Abdullah to lead UAE’s delegation to GCC-Turkey Business Forum

Sheikh Abdullah

(Ankara) – The UAE is taking part in the GCC-Turkey Business Forum that will be held on 26th February in Turkey to discuss security, political, military, and economic relations between the Gulf countries and Turkey. The UAE’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan will lead UAE’s delegation to the 3-day […]

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