The Russian Embassy in Ankara erected a monument for former Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov, who was assassinated on Dec. 19 last year.
Turkey said it strongly condemned the deadly terrorist attack that hit a mosque in northern Sinai area of Egypt, killing at least 184 people on Nov 24.
Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu proposed a one-month salary bonus for teachers on Nov. 24, marking Turkey’s National Teacher’s Day.
Women weightlifters from Iran will be allowed to compete internationally for the first time, the president of the country’s weightlifting federation has said.
Justin Rose said Tiger Woods is looking fit, healthy and motivated ahead of his highly anticipated comeback at an exclusive charity tournament next week.
Despite being shot in the stomach and having a double hip-replacement operation in the last two years, Germany’s Manuel Charr is determined to become a world heavyweight champion on Nov 25.
Georginio Wijnaldum has challenged Liverpool to take out their European frustrations on Chelsea in crucial Premier League clash on Nov. 25, while Yaya Toure vows runaway leaders Manchester City will stay humble after seizing control of the title race.
Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn in on Nov. 24 as president of Zimbabwe in front of thousands of cheering supporters at Harare’s national stadium, bringing the final curtain down on the 37-year rule of Robert Mugabe.
Saudi Arabia’s powerful Crown Prince called the Supreme Leader of Iran “the new Hitler of the Middle East” in an interview with the New York Times published on Nov. 23, sharply escalating the war of words between the arch-rivals.
Cuba commemorates the first anniversary of the death of revolutionary father Fidel Castro on Nov. 25 as it looks ahead to the post-Castro era.