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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
The leaders of Turkish and Greek Cyprus are on the same page for a solution this year on the eastern Mediterranean island of Cyprus, according to Turkish Cypriot President Mustafa Akıncı.
A contract for conservation works at the Archangelos Michael Church in the Geçitkale village of Famagusta in Turkish Cyprus has been signed.
WASHINGTON – Reuters
The U.S. military launched cruise missile strikes on Oct. 13 to knock out three coastal radar sites in areas of Yemen controlled by Iran-aligned Houthi forces, retaliating after failed missile attacks this week on a U.S. Navy destroyer, U.S. officials said.
DOHA - Anadolu Agency
The first Turkish school was set to open in the Gulf Arab country of Qatar on Oct. 16, according to the school director.
BRUSSELS – Anadolu Agency
The president of the European Parliament said on Oct. 11 that the European Union would welcome a reunited Cyprus.
Turkish Cypriot President Mustafa Akıncı has said his administration cannot put a peace deal that does not contain a rotating presidency to a public vote.
A solution in Cyprus will help ensure the world’s energy security and access to energy sources, according to Mustafa Akıncı, the president of Turkish Cyprus.
The United States is taking Turkish concerns into account over the role of Shiite militias in the upcoming Mosul operation to clear Iraq’s second-largest town of jihadists, Turkish Defense Minister Fikri Işık has said as preparatory military mobilization continued over the weekend.
NEW YORK – Reuters
New York City police are looking for whoever draped a gigantic banner featuring a portrait of Russian President Vladimir Putin over the side of the Manhattan Bridge on Oct. 6.
The 193-member United Nations General Assembly unanimously appointed former Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Guterres on Oct. 13 as the ninth secretary-general of the world body for five years beginning Jan. 1, 2017
A German lawmaker, who was among the group of parliamentarians visiting German troops at the Turkish air base İncirlik after a ban was recently lifted, has said the visit paved the way for the German Parliament to vote to extend the deployment of nearly 240 German troops stationed at the base.