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Journalists of the Turkic world to meet in Russia

- Congress of Journalists of the Turkic World gets underway on May 26. ANKARA - Journalists of the Turkic world will gather next week for a congress in...

Belgian security crackdown ‘should not target Muslims’

New measures to beat extremists should not be 'an attitude against Muslims', Belgian MP says BRUSSELS – In the wake of the Paris attacks on...

Immigration helps slow Germany’s population decline

EU’s largest economy benefits from immigration in short-term but still faces demographic crisis in long run due to significant decrease in births, according to...

Up to 10 killed in Spanish military plane crash

Cargo aircraft crashes during flight checks ANKARA - Up to 10 people were killed in a Spanish military plane crash on Saturday afternoon, local media...

UPDATE – Three killed in Spain military plane crash

Cargo aircraft crashes during flight checks Three people were killed when a Spanish military plane crash Saturday afternoon, local emergency services reported. The Airbus A400M Atlas cargo plane crashed...

UN: Syrian armed groups invited to Geneva talks

More than 40 Syrian groups, including Syrian opposition armed groups, have been invited to Geneva consultations, UN envoy says. GENEVA - Renewed UN-led efforts to...

Croatia announces general election date

On November 8, the fate of Croatia is going to be in your hands, Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic says SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina - General elections in...

Turkey ready to hold talks, but won’t apologize to Russia

-'Protection of Turkish borders is a national duty and our army did their job to protect its airspace,' Davutoglu has said at NATO headquarters...

Russia defends oil refinery deal with Uganda

Uganda recently awarded a Russian company a contract to build a $4-billion oil refinery KAMPALA – Russia's ambassador to Uganda has defended a recent deal...

Let’s bury arms, pain forever says Turkish PM on Newroz

Turkey's solution process: Turkish premier invites all to speak with 'language of heart' as jailed PKK leader calls for congress to discuss laying arms...

Turkish minister urges Europe to do justice to Muslims

Turkey’s EU minister has voiced concern over rising Islamophobic incidents in the West. BAD KREUZNACH, Germany (AA) - Turkey’s EU minister has urged European countries...

UPDATE – Two more senior FIFA officials arrested in Zurich

Vice presidents among executives arrested in fresh wave of corruption raids UPDATES WITH JUSTICE MINISTRY QUOTES, BACKGROUND, EDITS THROUGHOUT GENEVA - Two high-ranking FIFA officials suspected...

EU, Turkey agree on refugee action plan

Ankara promises to regularize refugee flow to Europe 'as much as possible'; EU offers money and visa-free travel for Turkish citizens BRUSSELS – The European...

EU could sanction Egypt over student’s death: Experts

Row between Cairo, Rome over Italian student's death could eventually lead to EU sanctions on Egypt, experts warn By Hussein Mahmoud CAIRO - Two Egyptian experts...

Germany: Merkel under fire over NSA scandal

- Sixty-two percent of Germans do not believe Merkel is sincerely trying to shed light on extent of BND’s secret cooperation with NSA. BERLIN – A...

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