Khashoggi’s fiancee receives police protection

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Istanbul’s governorate on Sunday ruled a protection order for Hatice Cengiz, fiancee of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.Khashoggi was last seen on Oct. 2 when he entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul.After days of denying to know his whereabou…

High technology stressed for export-based growth

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Turkish vice president on Saturday said his country’s target of production and export-based growth should be realized with high technology and high value-added products.Speaking at the opening ceremony of Turkish Exporters’ Assembly (TIM) Delegates Wor…

Turkey’s Borsa Istanbul ends week down

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Turkey’s benchmark stock index closed Friday at 96,454.57 points, down 1.03 percent.Borsa Istanbul’s BIST 100 index dropped 999.39 points from Thursday’s close of 97,453.96 points, while it started the day at 97,819.88 points.The benchmark index hovere…

13 PKK suspects arrested in southeastern Turkey

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At least 13 PKK suspects were arrested in southeastern Turkey while plotting terrorist attacks on the Turkish police, gendarmerie, and other critical targets, provincial officials said on Friday. In a statement, the Sanliurfa Governor’s Office said tha…

Over 260 irregular migrants held in Turkey

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At least 263 irregular migrants were held on Friday across Turkey, according to security sources. In the northwestern Edirne province, security forces held 122 irregular migrants — including women and children — in a regular patrol in the city cente…

Over 270 kilograms of heroin seized in Turkey

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Over 272 kilograms (nearly 600 pounds) of heroin were seized in anti-narcotics operations in southern and eastern Turkish provinces, according to security sources on Friday.In southern Mersin province, Anti-Narcotics Branch teams of the provincial secu…

Turkish navy blocks Greek interference in Mediterranean

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A Greek frigate interfering in the activity of a Turkish research vessel working in the eastern Mediterranean has been blocked by the Turkish navy, military sources said Thursday. Turkey’s seismic and drilling vessel Barbaros Hayrettin Pasa began cond…

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