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Pompeo says CIA still investigating killing of Khashoggi

Pompeo says CIA still investigating killing of Khashoggi

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo defended the Trump administration's handling of the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi on Wednesday, stressing Saudi Arabia's importance as a US ally against Iran.

Turkey calls for justice for Khashoggi killing under international law

Turkey calls for justice for Khashoggi killing under international law

Turkey said on Monday the world should seek justice for slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi under international law after Riyadh ruled out extraditing two senior Saudi officials who Turkish officials suspect planned his killing in Istanbul.

Qatar Charity distributes digital Braille version of Qur’an in Turkey

Qatar Charity distributes digital Braille version of Qur’an in Turkey

Qatar Charity (QC) has signed a co-operation protocol in Ankara with the Turkiye Diyanet Foundation of the Presidency of Religious Affairs to distribute copies of Mushaf Basirah (Braille Qur’an) to the blind in Turkey.

27 illegal migrants arrested in Turkey

27 illegal migrants arrested in Turkey

Turkish security forces arrested 27 illegal migrants inside a train in the northwestern city of Aderna.

Turkey displays pieces of ancient mosaics returned from US

Turkey displays pieces of ancient mosaics returned from US

Twelve pieces of ancient Roman mosaics, smuggled abroad more than 50 years ago and recently returned to Turkey from the US, were put on public display Saturday.

Istanbul prosecutor seeks arrest of Saudi officials over Khashoggi killing

Istanbul prosecutor seeks arrest of Saudi officials over Khashoggi killing

Istanbul's chief prosecutor has filed warrants for the arrest of a top aide to Saudi Arabia's de facto ruler and the deputy head of its foreign intelligence on suspicion of planning the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, two Turkish officials said on Wednesday.

Three migrants found after 'freezing to death' in Turkey

Three migrants found after 'freezing to death' in Turkey

The bodies of three migrants believed to have frozen to death were found in three separate Turkish border villages, state media reported on Tuesday.

'Qatar, Turkey keen to spread true concept of Islam in the world'

'Qatar, Turkey keen to spread true concept of Islam in the world'

The head of Turkish Religious Affairs Directorate (Diyanet), Professor Ali Erbas, said that Turkey and Qatar are keen to spread the true concept of the Islamic religion in the world.

Qatar, Turkey sign pacts to cement ties

Qatar, Turkey sign pacts to cement ties

Further strengthening bilateral ties, Qatar and Turkey on Monday signed an agreement and a number of memorandums of understanding in the presence of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at Vahdettin Pavilion in Istanbul Monday.

Police search villa in north-west Turkey in Khashoggi murder probe

Police search villa in north-west Turkey in Khashoggi murder probe

Turkish police were Monday searching a villa in the north-western province of Yalova in connection with Saudi dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder, state media reported.

Qatar, Turkey to strengthen their strategic partnership

Qatar, Turkey to strengthen their strategic partnership

In the framework of the distinguished partnership and strong relations between Doha and Ankara, the fourth meeting of Qatar-Turkey Supreme Strategic Committee will be held Monday in Istanbul, under the chairmanship of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani

Qatar-Turkey Supreme Strategic Committee meeting Monday

Qatar-Turkey Supreme Strategic Committee meeting Monday

The fourth meeting of Turkey-Qatar Supreme Strategic Committee is set to be held Monday in Istanbul, under the chairmanship of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.