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September 23, 2018 12:00 AM Turkey detains 85 military personnel over Gulen ties

ANKARA: Turkish police on Friday detained 85 military personnel in countrywide raids over alleged links to the group blamed for the 2016 failed coup, state media reported. Prosecutors in Ankara issued arrest warrants for 110 active duty personnel in the air force, state-run news agency Anadolu said, as part of a probe into followers of US-based Muslim 1

September 22, 2018 1:45 PM Naval chief attends International Seapower Symposium at USA

Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi visited USA to attend 23rd International Seapower Symposium-2018 (ISS) held from 18-21 Sep 18 at US Naval War College Newport. The event involved panel discussions on issues related to common maritime challenges and opportunities to enhance international maritime security cooperation. During ISS, bilateral 2

September 16, 2018 12:00 AM Turkey-Russia discord over Idlib defers regime offensive

ISTANBUL: Disagreement between Turkey and Russia over how to tackle the Syrian rebel stronghold of Idlib seems to have deferred a looming regime offensive on the province, analysts say. Russia and Turkey are on opposite sides of the conflict, but key global allies. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met Russian and Iranian leaders Vladimir Putin 2

September 15, 2018 12:00 AM President for boosting Pak-Turkish trade ties

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi Friday emphasised the importance of further enhancing close ties between Pakistan and Turkey, especially in the field of trade and commerce for the benefit of the peoples of the two countries. Talking to Foreign Minister of Turkey, Mevlut Cavusoglu, who called on him at Aiwan-e-Sadr, the president said that relations 1

September 14, 2018 9:41 PM Turkish FM meets Nawaz Sharif, condoles demise of Kulsoom Nawaz

LAHORE: Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu called on former prime minister Nawaz Sharif at Jati Umra to offer condolences on the demise of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz. The Foreign Minister of Turkey reached Jati Umrah to offer condolences with Nawaz Sharif on the death of his wife, former First Lady Kalsoom Nawaz on behalf of his country and government 3

September 14, 2018 5:42 PM Turkish FM, COAS Bajwa discuss bilateral ties, regional security

Rawalpindi: Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu called on Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa at GHQ on Friday, Inter Services Public Relations said. Focus of the discussion remained on Pak-Turkey relations, regional security including evolving situation in the Middle East, management of defence and security cooperation between both the countries 1

September 14, 2018 12:00 AM Turkey bans rent in foreign currency

Ankara: President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday ordered by decree that property agreements must be made in Turkish lira, in a new bid to prop up the beleaguered currency. In the decision published in the official gazette, Erdogan ruled contracts for the sale, rent and leasing of property in or indexed to foreign currencies would not be allowed 3

September 13, 2018 6:07 AM Pakistan Air Force chief honoured with ‘Turkish Legion Of Merit’ award

ISLAMABAD: Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force was awarded the Turkish Legion of Merit in recognition of his services for promoting defence ties between Pakistan and Turkey. The impressive ceremony was held at the Headquarters of Turkish Air Force at Ankara. Later, PAF chief called on General Hasan KUCUKAKYUZ

September 12, 2018 6:18 PM Turkish FM to arrive in Pakistan on Thursday

ISTANBUL: Turkish Foreign Affairs Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu is scheduled arrive in Pakistan tomorrow (Thursday) on a two-day official visit from September 13 to 14 upon the invitation of Shah Mahmood Qureshi. Apart from meeting his Pakistani counterpart, the top Turkish diplomat will be received by President Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Imran Khan during 3

September 11, 2018 12:00 AM Health Asia exhibition starts today

KARACHI: The 15th Health Asia International Exhibition and Conference will start from September 11, 2018 at the Karachi Expo, a statement said on Monday. The three-day exhibition, incorporating Pharma Asia International Exhibition and Conferences is the biggest annual health and pharmaceutical industry event of Pakistan, it added. Around 500 delegates