Day: August 31, 2019

Welcoming refugees, Turkey now reaps economic benefits

August 31, 2019

Syrian entrepreneurs provide a living for at least 7% of their 3.6 million compatriots in Turkey, according to a study released this week by a Turkish-based think tank.Analyzing the performance of refugee-driven firms operating in eight provinces near …

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“Turkish Military gives confidence to friends and fear to foes”

August 31, 2019

Speaking at the graduation ceremony of the National Defense University, President Erdogan said: The Turkish Military’s power gives confidence to friends and fear to foes. Our glorious military, which has always shielded the innocent, protected the oppr…

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Turkey wants safe-zone in Syria soon: President

August 31, 2019

Turkey will apply its own plan of action, if Turkish soldiers are not allowed to control safe-zone in Syria, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said in Istanbul on Saturday.Turkey has no time and patience and it wants safe-zone to be built along ea…

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2 YPG/PKK terrorists arrested in SE Turkey

August 31, 2019

Two suspected members of the terrorist group YPG/PKK were arrested on Saturday in Turkey’s southeastern Mardin province, bordering Syria, according to a statement by the governorship.The statement said as part of Turkey’s Operation Kiran-2, Turkish int…

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Turkish vice president due in Poland for WWII ceremony

August 31, 2019

Turkey’s vice president will travel to Poland on Saturday to attend a ceremony commemorating the 80th anniversary of the outbreak of World War II, according to presidential sources.Fuat Oktay will attend an event marking Sept. 1, 1939, the day Nazi Ger…

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