A media watchdog has called on Turkey to halt the expulsion of an Iranian journalist sentenced to prison for alleged activities against the regime after criticizing Tehran's response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Radio Liberty. Mon, 18 Jan 2021 15:48:17 +0000.
Emergency workers saved half the 12-member crew after the vessel sank off the Black Sea coast, state media said, but bad weather hindered further rescue efforts.
Isabella Kwai. New York Times. Sun, 17 Jan 2021 17:41:15 +0000.
ISTANBUL (AP) - A Russian-flagged cargo ship sank off Turkey's Black Sea coast on Sunday and emergency workers were out rescuing the crew, an official said. ...
Washington Times. Sun, 17 Jan 2021 05:43:31 -0500.
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - A top Turkish official is calling on the new U.S. administration to engage in a dialogue with Turkey and to review a decision to sanction the country over its purchase of an advanced Russian air defense system. ...
Suzan Fraser. Washington Times. Thu, 14 Jan 2021 03:10:04 -0500.
Greece moves to bolster its defenses against Turkey, but Israel says Ankara should not be concerned.
Voice of America. Fri, 08 Jan 2021 05:14:05 -0500.
Facts About Turkey
The Republic of Turkey lies partly in Europe and partly in Asia.
Its capital city is Ankara, and its largest city is Istanbul.
Turkey's currency is the Turkish Lira.
In 2020, Turkey's estimated population was 84,339,067, and Turkish is
the primary language used in Turkey.
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