An 18-year-old young Turk, chasing his dream of becoming an airline pilot, has been recently granted a pilot license when he was yet to have a driver’s one.
Türkiye’s new advanced drilling ship, Abdülhamid Han, will launch drilling activities in Yörükler 1 well, 55 kilometers off Gazipaşa district of Antalya province in the Eastern Mediterranean, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said on Aug. 9.
Main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu criticized the government for its economic policies and has promised to support farmers in Türkiye if his party comes to power in the upcoming elections.
Russia and the United States have given assurances about the removal of terrorists in Syria, and Türkiye expects them to fulfill their promises, Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said on Aug. 9, noting that if they had met these promises before, the return of migrants back to Syria would have been much easier.
Turkish company Baykar, which produces “Bayraktars” attack drones, is currently in the process of building a factory on Ukrainian territory, according to Ukraine’s ambassador to Türkiye, Vasyl Bodnar.
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan met with representatives of Alevi and Bektashi associations at Hüseyin Gazi Cemevi and attended the Muharram iftar with the representatives of the Alevi community late on Aug. 8.