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Citizens complain of high cost of living

Citizens in Turkey struggle with the rise in inflation rate to more than 85 percent in October, highest in 25 years, as prices of basic commodities such as foodstuffs and energy have increased significantly during the past month compared to…

Biden has unscheduled meet with Erdogan

President Joe Biden had a brief, unannounced meeting on Tuesday with Turkey’s President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, according to Turkish media and the country’s government. The two men met on the sidelines of the Group of 20 (G20) summit in…

Midye dolma, one of the most famous dishes in Turkey

Midye dolma "stuffed mussels" is one of the most famous dishes in Turkey, as it dates back to the era of Sultan Muhammad Al-Fateh. The dish was nicknamed "marine insects" due to its frequent consumption. It was introduced to Turkish cuisine…

Turkish mine explosion kills 40 and leaves many trapped

Forty people are now thought to have died following an explosion in a coal mine in northern Turkey, the country's interior minister says, Suleyman Soylu earlier said 58 people had been rescued from the mine and over a dozen remained…

Turkey and Iran bombard villages in Iraqi Kurdistan

Turkish drones bombed the Amedi area of Duhok province and targets north of Sulaymaniyah several times on Monday. The Turkish aerial assaults came as Iranian artillery continued bombarding areas of northern Iraq, also targeting Kurdish…