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Turkey expects US not to end preferential trade treatment

05 May, 2019 8:26 am 8:26 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Turkey is expecting the United States to not implement a decision to terminate the country’s preferential trade treatment under a program that allowed some exports to enter the United States duty free, the Turkish embassy in Washington said in a statement. The US Trade Representative (USTR) in early March said Turkey was … Read More



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Turkey’s opposition takes office in Istanbul, appeal still pending

04 April, 2019 10:54 pm 10:54 pm

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey’s main opposition candidate was declared Istanbul’s mayor on Wednesday after election recounts were finally completed, despite an appeal still pending by President Tayyip Erdogan’s AK Party to re-run the vote in the country’s largest city. Initial results from the March 31 local elections gave a narrow victory to the main opposition … Read More



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Pakistan has decided principle to start IMF mission: Asad Umar

04 April, 2019 9:29 am 9:29 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – Minister for Finance Asad Umar said that Pakistan has decided in principle to start IMF mission and the decision has been taken in the best interest of national economy. Speaking to the journalists in US, the minister said that the programme with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) would soon be completed … Read More



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Russia, Turkey will continue efforts to establish peace in Syria: Putin

04 April, 2019 11:50 pm 11:50 pm

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia and Turkey will continue their efforts to establish peace in Syria, Russian President Vladimir Putin said after talks with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan in Moscow on Monday. Putin also said he and Erdogan discussed the supply of S-400 missile systems to Turkey. Russia, Turkey, Iran discuss Syria ceasefire implementation in Astana … Read More



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PM congratulates Erdogan on 15th consecutive election victory

04 April, 2019 9:49 pm 9:49 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan Monday telephoned Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to congratulate him on his 15th consecutive election victory, a brief Prime Minister Media Office statement said. Earlier, the prime minister, in a tweet, congratulated Turkish president and “friend of Pakistan” Recep Tayyip Erdogan on another important victory in the … Read More



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Amid Russia tensions, producing F-35 fighter jets without Turkey possible: ...

03 March, 2019 11:17 pm 11:17 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Excluding NATO-member Turkey from the trillion-dollar F-35 fighter jet program would be challenging due to Ankara’s integral role in the stealthy jet’s production process, but not impossible, US sources familiar with the situation said. Last week Reuters reported that the United States could soon freeze preparations for delivering F-35 fighter jets to … Read More



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OIC FMs meeting today to discuss NZ terror attacks

03 March, 2019 1:34 am 1:34 am

INSTANBUL (92 News) – An emergency meeting of the OIC Foreign Ministers is being held in Istanbul on Friday (today) to discuss the terrorist attacks on two mosques in New Zealand and increasing violence based on Islamophobia. According to Turkish Foreign Ministry, the open ended meeting will be chaired by Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu. … Read More



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FM says Pakistan is ready for peace with India but it has right to defend

03 March, 2019 10:27 am 10:27 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Foreign Affairs (FM) Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that Pakistan is ready for peace with India but at the same time it is fully prepared for its defence. Addressing All Pakistan Chambers of Commerce, he said Pakistan has given positive signals to India for restoring peace in the region … Read More



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US warns Turkey not to buy Russian S-400 missile system

03 March, 2019 12:21 pm 12:21 pm

WASHINGTON – The United States warned Turkey against moving ahead with plans to buy a sophisticated Russian missile defence system that the Pentagon believes would threaten its advanced F-35 fighter aircraft, reported Aljazeera. The State Department made the remarks on a day when the head of US European Command spoke to politicians on Capitol Hill … Read More



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Turkey assures to stand with Pakistan in face of Indian aggression

02 February, 2019 12:03 am 12:03 am

ANKARA (92 News) – Turkey has categorically announced to stand by Pakistan and its people in the face of Indian aggression. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavusoglu expressed the sentiments during his telephonic conversation with Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi today (Wednesday). Sharing details of his talk, Shah Mahmood Qureshi in an interview today said the … Read More



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Turkish President Erdogan to visit Pakistan in April

02 February, 2019 4:06 pm 4:06 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit Pakistan in April. According to the reports, the Turkish president will visit Pakistan in April with investors. During the visit, Erdogan will meet with Prime Minister Imran Khan and the delegation level talk also will be held. It was also reported that the Turkish … Read More



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Pakistan, Turkey, bilateral, naval, drills ‘TURGUTREIS-III’

Pakistan, Turkey hold bilateral naval drills ‘TURGUTREIS-III’

02 February, 2019 7:03 pm 7:03 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Turkish Navy Ship TCG GOKCEADA that arrived in Karachi on Feb 19 for participation in Multinational Maritime Exercise AMAN-19 hosted by Pakistan Navy participated in PN-TN bilateral exercise ‘TURGUTREIS-III’. This is the third exercise of TURGUTREIS series; the earlier two were conducted in Pakistani and Turkish waters respectively. Pakistan Navy Ships … Read More



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Turkey may expand cheap vegetable sales nationwide, Erdogan says

02 February, 2019 11:54 pm 11:54 pm

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey could expand a government scheme to sell cheap vegetables in Istanbul and Ankara across the country after local elections next month, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday, a move that economists said could prove financially unsustainable. Battling a sharp rise in food costs which they blame on traders hiking prices, Turkish … Read More



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Turkey opens govt vegetable stalls in battle with inflation

02 February, 2019 11:36 pm 11:36 pm

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Battling a sharp rise in food costs, Turkey opened their own markets on Monday to sell cheap vegetables directly to shoppers, cutting out retailers who the government has accused of jacking up prices. Crowds queued outside municipality tents to buy tomatoes, onions and peppers in Istanbul’s Bayrampasa district of Turkey, waiting for … Read More



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Evidence shows Khashoggi murder planned, carried out by Saudi officials:UN

02 February, 2019 11:14 am 11:14 am

GENEVA (Reuters) – A United Nations-led inquiry into the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi said that evidence pointed to a brutal crime “planned and perpetrated” by Saudi officials. Khashoggi’s killing by a team of Saudi operatives on October 2 provoked widespread revulsion and tarnished the image of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, previously admired … Read More



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