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Metin Mutanoglu: Turkey’s 87.5% voter turnout a record in democratic elections

"The most striking aspect of the June 24 elections in Turkey was undoubtedly the Turkish voters flocking to the polls; the 87.5 percent voter turnout has been recorded in the history of democracy in both Turkey and the world," Metin Mutanoglu, Anadolu Agency deputy director general and editor in chief told the Athens-Macedonian News Agency (ANA).

Turkish professor Ayhan Aktar comments on elections

Turkish professor of sociology and columnist Ayhan Aktar said that the nationalistic policies supported by President Recep Tayyip Edorgan in the last two years, with operations in Afri and Qandil, and his negative stance towards western…

Kabul: suicide bombers claim 25 lives

On Monday morning a coordinated double suicide bombing hit central Kabul, Afghanistan claiming 25 lives so far, including journalists, according to Afghan officials. There were also at least 45 wounded as the search continues, Associated…

North-South Korea historic summit

After a year of tensions, the first North-South Korea summit in more than a decade began Friday with a handshake. Their hands still clasped, South Korean President Moon Jae-In invited North Korean Kim Jong-Un leader into the South for the…

What we know about the Syria strikes

The US, UK and France coordinated to launch strikes against targets within Syria in response to an alleged chemical weapons attack by the regime of President Bashar al-Assad.