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At least 12 killed as bus carrying migrants crashes in Turkey

At least 12 killed as bus carrying migrants crashes in Turkey

A bus carrying Afghan, Pakistani and Bangladeshi migrants crashed in eastern Turkey early on Sunday, killing at least 12 people and injuring 26 others, local authorities said.

Turkey demands end to Israel's 'heinous, cruel' attacks

Turkey demands end to Israel's 'heinous, cruel' attacks

Turkey on Monday called Israel an "apartheid state" that must end "heinous and cruel attacks" against Palestinians, as clashes raged at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque compound.

Turkey rejects US nod to 'genocide'

Turkey rejects US nod to 'genocide'

Turkey Saturday accused the United States of trying to rewrite history, resoundingly rejecting US President Joe Biden's decision to formally recognise the Armenian genocide.

Freight ship sinks off Turkey's Black Sea coast, two dead

Freight ship sinks off Turkey's Black Sea coast, two dead

Palau-flagged freight ship has sunk off the coast of Turkey's Black Sea province of Bartin, killing two crew members, the coast guard said on Sunday, adding that search and rescue operations for more crew members were continuing.

Nine people killed in hospital fire in southeast Turkey

Nine people killed in hospital fire in southeast Turkey

Nine people were killed in a fire which broke out in a private hospital's Covid-19 intensive care unit in the southeastern Turkish province of Gaziantep, Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said on Saturday.

Sydney imposes lockdown on beach suburbs as Covid cluster grows

Sydney imposes lockdown on beach suburbs as Covid cluster grows

A quarter million people in Sydney's northern beach suburbs were ordered on Saturday into a strict lockdown until Christmas Eve to help contain a coronavirus cluster with authorities fearing it may spread across Australia's most populous city.

Qatar, Turkey sign pacts to cement ties

Qatar, Turkey sign pacts to cement ties

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani on Thursday discussed with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan strategic bilateral co-operation in all fields, particularly in the political, economic, investment, defence, energy, education, transport and sports fields.

Qatar and Turkey, a strategic partnership built on joint interests and mutual respect

Qatar and Turkey, a strategic partnership built on joint interests and mutual respect

The sixth meeting of the Qatar-Turkey Supreme Strategic Committee, under the chairmanship of HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani and President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan ...

Turkey's Ambassador to Qatar confirms growing development of Qatari-Turkish relations

Turkey's Ambassador to Qatar confirms growing development of Qatari-Turkish relations

Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey Mehmet Mustafa Goksu affirmed the growing development of Qatari-Turkish relations, as the two countries became strategic allies ...

Amir heads to Turkey

Amir heads to Turkey

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani left Doha on Thursday morning, heading to Ankara on an official visit to the Republic of Turkey ...

Amir heads to Turkey on Thursday

Amir heads to Turkey on Thursday

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani will head on Thursday to Ankara on an official visit to Turkey.

China-MENAT trading corridor set to grow: HSBC

China-MENAT trading corridor set to grow: HSBC

China is already the largest trading partner for the Middle East, North Africa and Turkey (MENAT) region, with annual two-way trade worth around $300bn, according to HSBC.