World Bulletin/News Desk
Wael Mirza, advisor of Syrian interim government's prime minister Ghassan Hito, welcomed Turkey's call for giving a seat to Syrian interim government at the United Nations.
Mirza told reporters on Tuesday that giving a seat to Syrian National Coalition for Opposition & Revolutionary Forces (SMDK) at Arab League was an important and expected step on the path to be represented at UN too.
Mirza said that they were pleased with Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu's call to give a seat to Syrian interim government at UN.
Meanhile, Prime Minister Ghassan Hito of Syrian interim government selected a location along Turkish-Syrian border as the government's headquarters.
Syrian National Coalition for Opposition & Revolutionary Forces (SMDK) spokesman Khaled Salih told AA during the 24th Arab League Summit in Qatar that Hito set a location as the interim government's center along Turkish-Syrian border, however, did not give an information about the exact spot.
Salih claimed that Bashar al-Assad's leaving the country would take less than a few months, and said that the selected center would be temporary until Assad left the country.
Salih added that Hito would return to Turkey after Arab League Summit ended.
Turkey's AFAD says the government spent nearly $12 million in aid to shelter-seekers from Kobani
Hundreds of people from all backgrounds have gathered in Ankara at the Pakistan embassy to honour the victims of the Peshawar attack this week.
"You will respect the decisions of Turkish judiciary and the rule of law," says Erdogan in caustic response to EU criticism of recent police probe and detentions
Turkey will be an extra regional observer at the Central American Integration System in 2015.
Three formal acquittals followed between 2006 and 2011, but the Istanbul criminal court reopened the case again, and last year sentenced Selek, who lives in France, to life in prison.
Turkish President Erdogan has said that Turkey and Qatar stand together with the oppressed people of the world
Istanbul prosecutor asks court to issue arrest warrant for U.S.-based preacher Gulen in a probe. He was charged with “managing a terror organization", making person devoid of his freedom by using force, threat or trick and Causing any administrative or juridical sanctions except from jail for aggrieved by slandering him
Three Turks detained recently in Germany are not linked with Turkey's National Intelligence Organization, the Turkish foreign ministry says.
Turkey could begin training and equipping moderate Syrian opposition fighters before March
International conference hears call for more public transportation to beat congestion in Turkey's largest city
Istanbul Penal Court rules for the arrest of four people including Hidayet Karaca, chairman of the Samanyolu Media Group, and releases eight others, including Ekrem Dumanli, editor-in-chief of Zaman newspaper.
Government plans to allow companies involved in cancelled South Stream Pipeline project to begin feasibility studies anyway, to avoid having the government pay compensation
10 members of the PKK, 4 of whom under 18 years of age, surrendered to to authorities at Habur Border Gate of Turkey
Turkish dailies on Friday mostly covered latest developments in an ongoing investigation into the Gulen Movement...
Meeting's main purpose is to discuss mechanisms that enable the International Organization of Turkic Culture to act together
Support in Turkey for its EU membership hits lowest levels in years, according to survey