At least 9,880 Syrians in Turkey have returned to their country through the Cilvegözü border gate in Turkey’s southern Hatay province in the last three-and-a-half months, Turkish officials have said.
Turkish authorities have issued a red notice for a total of six people regarding an investigation into “Çiftlik Bank,” an online-game-inspired Ponzi scheme, state-run Anadolu Agency reported on April 19, basing its report on a written statement issued by the Istanbul Anatolia Chief Public Prosecutor’s Office.
A writer and an academic was sentenced on April 19 to over one and half years in prison for terrorist propaganda on behalf of the Fethullahist Terrorist Organization (FETÖ).
If a new European law restricting what companies can do with people’s online data went into effect tomorrow, almost 1.9 billion Facebook Inc users around the world would be protected by it. The online social network is making changes that ensure the number will be much smaller.
China yesterday announced it would impose temporary anti-dumping measures on synthetic rubber imported from the United States, the European Union and Singapore.
Foreign direct investments from Chinese companies in Abu Dhabi’s industrial free zone has touched $1 billion in less than a year and is expected to rise when the UAE’s new investment law takes effect, officials said on April 19.
Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani, a one-time federal prosecutor, is joining U.S. President Donald Trump’s personal legal team, Trump lawyer Jay Sekulow said in a statement on April 19.
Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir has issued a presidential decree relieving Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour of his position, state news agency SUNA reported on April 19.
The Iraqi air force on April 19 carried out a “deadly raid” against positions of Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in neighboring Syria, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi’s office said.