Medical & Health

Anti-FETO fight to top agenda of Erdogan-Trump talks

November 12, 2019

The Turkish president on Tuesday said the fight against Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO) will be the top agenda item during his meeting with the U.S. president.Turkey took several steps and will continue doing so for the extradition of terrorist …

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Turkey to deport 7 Daesh, al Qaeda terror suspects

November 12, 2019

Seven Syrian nationals — who were captured in a counter-terror operation in Turkey’s south for their suspected links to Daesh/ISIS and al Qaeda terror groups — will be deported to their home country, prosecutors said on Tuesday.According to prosecuto…

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Turkey to deport 7 more Daesh terrorists

November 12, 2019

Turkey started repatriating captured Daesh/ISIS terrorists to their home countries, according to Turkey’s Interior Ministry.A total of three foreign terrorists — citizens of Germany, Denmark and the U.S. — were deported from Turkey on Monday, spokesm…

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Backer of Syria’s White Helmets Found Dead in Turkey

November 11, 2019

A key backer of the Syrian White Helmets rescue organization was found dead Monday near his home in Istanbul, according to Turkish authorities.James Le Mesurier, a former British army officer, was the founder of Mayday Rescue, which trained the White H…

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French army soldiers killed in WWI honored in Istanbul

November 11, 2019

Istanbul Monday saw ceremonies honoring soldiers of the French Army, Muslim and Christian alike, killed during World War I. The French Consulate General in Istanbul held commemorations at cemeteries in both Topkapi and Ferikoy, two districts of the Tur…

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Cancer Patient Not Released from Prison Despite Report by Council of Forensic Medicine

November 11, 2019

“This is a violation of the right to life. The person does not have the conditions to live in prison alone,” his attorney has said. Erdinc Tulay (63), an inmate with stage four cancer, is still being kept behind bars at Ankara Sincan Prison despite a r…

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3 Bombs Explode in Northeast Syria; at Least 6 Killed

November 11, 2019

Three bombs have exploded in northeast Syria, leaving at least six people dead, according to security officials.The explosions happened Monday in the town of Qamishli, which is largely controlled by Kurdish fighters.Two car bombs and an explosives-rigg…

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Deadly 5.9-magnitude earthquake hits northern Iran

November 8, 2019

At least five people were killed and over 120 others injured on Friday in a 5.9-magnitude earthquake in northern Iran, according to the state television. Iran’s Press TV reported that the earthquake with a depth of 8 kilometers (4.9 miles) struck near …

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