CIA director to meet Russian spy chief in Ankara

Kommersant did not say who is leading the American delegation or what the Russians are supposed to discuss with the Americans in Ankara. On Monday afternoon, the Reuters agency, citing an unnamed source from the US administration, wrote that CIA chief William Burns had arrived in Ankara to deliver a report to the Russians on […]

46 suspects arrested after explosion in Istanbul, PKK denies involvement | Abroad

Turkish police have arrested 46 suspects in the explosion in Istanbul, Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu said. Among them is probably also the person who placed the explosive. On Sunday afternoon, six people were killed when a bomb exploded in a shopping street. 81 people were injured. At the time of the explosion, Istiklalstraat was busy, […]

Attack in Istanbul. The 30-year-old saw the bomb go off

Speaking to The Mirror hours after the attack, Massimo D’Angelo, 30, said he was walking down Istiklal Avenue when the bomb went off. He said he was happy to have survived. A PhD student at Loughborough University said a sunny autumn day in Turkey “turned into a nightmare”.

46 suspects arrested after explosion in Istanbul, PKK denies involvement | Abroad

Turkish police have arrested 46 suspects in the explosion in Istanbul, Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu said. Among them is probably also the person who placed the explosive. On Sunday afternoon, six people were killed when a bomb exploded in a shopping street. 81 people were injured. At the time of the explosion, Istiklalstraat was busy, […]

The fence along the border with Turkey – what is it?

The officiating regional minister Ivan Shishkov does not understand why there is constant talk of a fence along the border. There is no fence – including according to documents. According to the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications and, accordingly, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications this fence is not constructionit became clear from […]

Turkey restores diplomatic ties with Israel after four chilly years | Abroad

Turkey has appointed an ambassador to Israel, restoring diplomatic ties with the Jewish state after four years. Ankara recalled its ambassador in 2018 after the Israeli army killed dozens of Palestinians. Jerusalem responded by also sending home the Turkish consul in the country. Ties between the two countries soured after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan […]

Strong reactions to Turkey demanding that Sweden hand over an exiled journalist

– Under no circumstances can Sweden fulfill Turkey’s demands to deport the Turkish exiled journalist Bülent Kenes and continue to call itself a democratic country governed by the principles of the rule of law, writes the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) in a statement. The organization Peaceful Actions Platform also believes that such a handover […]

Moscow withdraws from Kherson, the order of Defense Minister Shoigu – World

Il Russian Defense Minister Serghei Shoigu ordered the troops of Mosca from withdraw from the city of Kherson. Tass confirms it. The same news came in the afternoon from Ukrainian sources. The decision was made after a report received from the commander of the Russian forces in Ukraine, General Surovikin. The latter said they were […]