A funeral took place in Afghanistan on Saturday for 12 Turkish soldiers killed in a helicopter crash.
The funeral for 12 Turkish soldiers was held at the Kabul Regional Command. Turkish soldiers serving the command and some other soldiers serving NATO Command attended the funeral.
The bodies of 12 Turkish soldiers were later sent to Turkey.
Turkey's prime minister offered condolences to the families of 12 Turkish soldiers who were killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan.
Premier Recep Tayyip Erdogan called families of 12 Turkish soldiers, and expressed his condolences.
Erdogan had cancelled his visit to Germany after a Turkish military helicopter, a Sikorsky, with the Kabul Regional Command assigned under ISAF, crashed in Afghanistan on Friday, killing 12 Turkish soldiers.
Turkey and Iran both have the political will to fight terrorism, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has said in Tehran.
Turkish Petroleum Pipeline Corporation to receive $1.2 billion from Turkey's Central Bank to meet payments by end of year
President Erdogan has invited a controversial U.S.-based preacher Fethullah Gulen to Turkey to join his alleged team that was detained in a probe
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Only Turkey and the Dominican Republic lack an official emblem – now Turkish MPs want to find a new coat of arms.
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Most newspapers covered latest developments in ongoing investigation of "parallel structure"
Police launch rescue operation after fishing boat destroyed in high winds on Marmara Sea.
A Chinese tourist has been killed in a hot air balloon crash in the central Turkish touristic area of Cappadocia
Eighteen still under arrest in the operation against the "parallel state" with alleged links to U.S.-based preacher Fethullah Gulen.
Despite recent exchanges of criticism, EU calls cooperation with Turkey 'crucial.'
The Turkish lira lost almost 3 percent against both the US dollar and the euro
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