Governance

‘Embargoes imposed on Turkish Cypriots never acceptable in today’s world’: Northern Cyprus’ president

ISTANBUL: Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus’ (TRNC) President Ersin Tatar on Saturday said there is no justification for the ‘inhumane embargoes’ imposed on the Turkish Cypriot people for the past 60 years.?

‘The embargoes and isolations imposed on…

Governance

Libya one of leading countries that supported Trkiye’s Peace Operation in Northern Cyprus: Ex-envoy

ANKARA: Although a few countries supported the 1974 Turkish military intervention in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Libya was one of the leading countries that backed Trkiye, according to a former Turkish ambassador to Libya.

‘There was sup…

Governance

Bangladesh under curfew amid violent protests

ISTANBUL: The Bangladeshi government on Saturday enforced a curfew across the country and deployed troops amid violent protests which caused the death of at least 75 people.

The curfew was imposed late Friday night and will remain in place until Sund…