Day: January 12, 2020

Turkey: 4 FETO-linked terror suspects arrested

January 12, 2020

At least four suspected members of the Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO) and three human smugglers were arrested in northwestern Turkey as they attempted to cross to Greece, security sources said on Sunday.According to a military source, who asked…

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Turkey launches Operation Kapan-2 in country’s south

January 12, 2020

Turkey launched Operation Kapan-2 to eliminate terrorists in the country’s south, the Interior Ministry announced on Sunday.The gendarmerie command launched the counter-terrorism operation in the rural area of Hatay province, the ministry said in a sta…

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Turkish, Russian leaders discuss Libya via telephone

January 12, 2020

The leaders of Turkey and Russia held a telephone conversation Saturday to discuss regional issues, including Libya, according to diplomatic sources.No further details of the conversation have been provided.Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and hi…

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Hifter’s Eastern Libya Forces to Abide by Cease-fire

January 12, 2020

Libya’s east-based forces have announced that they will abide by a cease-fire brokered by Russia and Turkey that is to start Sunday.If it holds, the cease-fire would be the country’s first break in fighting in months, and the first brokered by interna…

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“SOLEIMANI’S ASSASSINATION IS THE BEGINNING OF A NEW HISTORY IN OUR REGION,” SAYS NASRALLAH

January 12, 2020

“The response to the American crime is not a single operation, but rather a long path that must lead to removing America from our region,” said Hezbollah Secretary-General, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, on Sunday.”The days will reveal that after the assassi…

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President Erdo?an meets with Libyan Presidential Council Chairman Sarraj

January 12, 2020

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met with Chairman of the Presidential Council of Libya, Fayez Al Sarraj, at Dolmabahce Palace in Istanbul.Source: Presidency of the Republic Of Turkey

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Haftar forces accept Turkey, Russia call for cease-fire

January 12, 2020

Forces loyal to Libya’s renegade Gen. Khalifa Haftar accepted a joint call by Turkey and Russia for a cease-fire and truce in the battle for Tripoli on Saturday. Haftar’s Libyan National Army (LNA) spokesman Ahmed al-Mismari said in a video message tha…

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Automotive sector tops Turkey’s exports in 2019

January 12, 2020

Turkey’s automotive sector topped the country’s exports with $30.6 billion in 2019, while Istanbul was the largest exporter city in the country.Overall exports increased 2% to reach $180.47 billion, hitting historical highs in 2019, according to data c…

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