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  1. Turkey opened the trial in abstentia of 20 Saudis' including two aides to Crown Prince Mohammed

    Turkey trial of Saudi suspects in Khashoggi murder begins in absentia

    Twenty Saudi suspects including two former aides to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman went on trial Friday in absentia in Turkey, accused of ...
  2. A civil wedding ceremony amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Diyarbakir

    Turkey's wedding halls reopen with lace-trimmed masks and muted celebrations

    Bride-to-be Merve Kacar adjusted her gown, placed a crown on her head and added the finishing touch of a lace-trimmed white face mask as she ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Byzantine-era monument of Hagia Sophia or Ayasofya Museum in Istanbul

    Turkish court weighs bid to turn Hagia Sophia into a mosque

    A Turkish court on Thursday heard a case aimed at converting Istanbul's sixth century Hagia Sophia back into a mosque and will announce its ...
  4. Hagia Sofia in Istanbul has been a church and a mosque and is currently a museum

    Museum or mosque: Top Turkey court to rule on Hagia Sophia

    Turkey's top court will deliver a critical verdict Thursday on whether Istanbul's emblematic landmark and former church Hagia Sophia can be ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Russian President Putin meets with Turkish President Erdogan in Moscow

    Turkey asks EU to correct 'mistake' of travel list exclusion

    Turkey said on Wednesday it is disappointed by the European Union's decision to exclude it from a list of countries recommended for non-essential ...
  6. The United States has urged Turkey not to change the status of the Hagia Sophia, a church turned

    Pompeo urges Turkey not to convert Hagia Sophia into mosque

    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday urged Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan not to convert the Hagia Sophia into a mosque and said ...
  7. Byzantine-era monument of Hagia Sophia or Ayasofya is seen in Istanbul

    Pompeo urges Turkey to maintain the status of Hagia Sophia as museum

    U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday urged Turkey to continue to maintain the status of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul as a museum, a day ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a news conference in Istanbul

    Turkey determined to control social media platforms, Erdogan says

    Turkey will introduce regulations to control social media platforms or shut them down, President Tayyip Erdogan announced on Wednesday, pressing ...