World Bulletin / News Desk
Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Thursday met with Myanmar's opposition leader and Nobel Peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi in Myanmar's capital Naypyidaw.
The meeting was held in Kyi's house and Davutoglu invited her to Turkey to participate in an academic event.
Davutoglu told Kyi that he was in Myanmar to oversee the distribution of Turkish humanitarian aid to Arakan's Rohingya Muslims and Buddhists.
Kyi underlined the importance of a Muslim country's aid distribution to Buddhists during the meeting.
1,355 kg of hashish seized in southeastern Diyarbakir province, says Governor’s Office
Omer Celik says rise of far-right party was fueled by hostile rhetoric directed at Turkey, Muslims and migrants
Terrorists fire mortar shells in Hakkari province from Balkayalar area of Iraq
48 Iraqis and 27 Syrians were found hiding in forest in southwestern Mugla province
Army will immediately intervene if northern Iraqi Turkmen are targeted, Cavusoglu says
Sides agree to intensify cooperation in gas, electricity during Turkish delegation's visit to Sofia, Bulgarian envoy says
Turkish, Russian presidents speak ahead of Thursday meeting in capital Ankara
Turkey's growth rate target is 5.5 percent in 2017, Turkish prime minister says
Ankara will announce more actions against northern Iraq, as it holds independence referendum, says Turkey's president
Prime Minister Binali Yildirim insists independence referendum in northern Iraq is illegitimate
Habur border gate with northern Iraq remains open amid tighter security checks, says customs minister
We don't recognize Kurdish referendum results, says Foreign Ministry
Turkey not to tolerate any new formation on its southern frontiers, says Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim
The motion enables Turkish government to deploy troops in Iraq and Syria for another year
2 other soldiers also wounded in PKK rocket and mortar fire attack in Hakkari's Semdinli district, officials say
Serious consequences will ensue if northern Iraq referendum is not cancelled, says presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin