A working group on Syria established by Russia and Turkey convened in Ankara on May 16-17 to discuss the latest situation in Idlib and other regional issues, said a statement by Turkish Defense Ministry.
Turkey’s Foreign Ministry condemned a drone attack earlier this week that targeted two pumping stations along Saudi Arabia’s strategic East-West oil pipeline, calling for restraint in the region.
The Council of Europe must avoid new dividing lines in Europe and it should fight together against them, Turkey said on May 17.
A Hungarian court has sentenced a married couple to two years in prison over links to the YPG/PKK, local sources said on May 17.
Some five kilograms of heroin capsules have been seized in the first ever anti-narcotics operation in the newly-opened Istanbul Airport.
A total of 182 students from Turkey and other countries have embarked on a three-day sea journey from Istanbul to the province of Samsun on the Black Sea coast ahead of the May 19 Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day celebrations.