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Turkey ready for fast reconstruction in conflict-torn Libya, official says

Jun 19 2020

ANKARA, June 19 Turkey is ready to rapidly start rebuilding conflict-torn Libya, a senior Turkish official said on Friday, after President Tayyip Erdogan's senior deputies visited Tripoli this week to discuss cooperation on energy, construction and banking.

Turkey eyes Libya bases for lasting military foothold: source

Jun 15 2020

ANKARA Turkey and Libya's internationally recognised government are discussing possible Turkish use of two military bases in the North African country, a Turkish source said on Monday, with a view to a lasting Turkish presence in the south Mediterranean.

Turkey vows more support to secure gains in Libya conflict

Jun 04 2020

ANKARA President Tayyip Erdogan vowed on Thursday to ramp up Turkey's support for its ally in Libya to lock in recent military gains, and promised joint exploration for oil at sea following talks in Ankara ahead of a potential ceasefire push.

Erdogan hosts Libya PM as Turkey looks to lock in gains

Jun 04 2020

ANKARA Libya's internationally recognised leader will meet President Tayyip Erdogan in Turkey on Thursday as the allies seek to lock in recent gains on the battlefield near Tripoli ahead of a new round of talks on a potential ceasefire.

Erdogan hosts Libya PM as Turkey looks to lock in gains

Jun 04 2020

ANKARA, June 4 Libya's internationally recognised leader will meet President Tayyip Erdogan in Turkey on Thursday as the allies seek to lock in recent gains on the battlefield near Tripoli ahead of a new round of talks on a potential ceasefire.

Turkey turns to medical diplomacy to heal damaged relations

May 11 2020

ANKARA Emblazoned with Turkish flags and presidential seals, crates packed with medical equipment are loaded onto planes, part of a major aid campaign by Ankara which has dispatched supplies to dozens of countries since the new coronavirus pandemic erupted.

Turkey to host Champions League final in August, resume leagues on June 12

May 06 2020

ANKARA Turkey plans to host the Champions League final in late August, the head of its football federation said on Wednesday, and will resume domestic soccer leagues without fans on June 12 after a three-month suspension caused by the coronavirus outbreak.

UPDATE 2-Soccer-Turkey to host Champions League final in August, resume leagues on June 12

May 06 2020

ANKARA, May 6 Turkey plans to host the Champions League final in late August, the head of its football federation said on Wednesday, and will resume domestic soccer leagues without fans on June 12 after a three-month suspension caused by the coronavirus outbreak.

Turkey's contact tracers race to contain coronavirus

May 02 2020

ANKARA/ISTANBUL Two medics in protective suits jumped out of a car in a deserted street in central Ankara and hurried inside a building - one carrying medical equipment and the other, paperwork.

Turkey's contact tracers race to contain coronavirus

May 01 2020

ANKARA/ISTANBUL Two medics in protective suits jumped out of a car in a deserted street in central Ankara and hurried inside a building - one carrying medical equipment and the other, paperwork.

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