World Bulletin/News Desk
Turkish Finance Minister Mehmet Simsek is set to visit Kosovo to participate in an international meeting in Pristina on September 9-11, the Turkish Foreign Ministry said on Friday.
Simsek will meet with senior Kosovar officials and he will participate in a special session of Kosovar parliament and visit Prizren region which is home to a large population of ethnic Turks.
Simsek is also expected to sign an agreement to prevent double taxation and deliver a speech at an international conference jointly hosted by the Turkish Foreign Ministry and the Balkan Institute.
5 soldiers also injured in Turkey’s southeastern province of Hakkari
Speaker Ismail Kahraman tells lawmakers priority is to make 'civilian, democratic, liberal, people-oriented constitution'
Turkish parliament has prolonged mandate until Sept. 30, 2017
1 ISIL terrorist also killed in airstrikes carried out by US-led coalition forces
Turkey will always remember European leaders failed to show solidarity with Turks after coup attempt, Volkan Bozkir says
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Compensation paid to families of 2010 Gaza flotilla raid victims
Summer recess ends as MPs expected to discuss extending Turkish military presence in Syria, Iraq
PKK extremists set off explosive on road as military vehicle passes by, killing 1 village guard and injuring 2 soldiers
Arrest warrants issued for 87 people working at the Istanbul, Gaziosmanpasa, and Buyukcekmece courts
Islamic consumerism has taken on a new form and in Turkey, Islamic dress has become a symbol of religious freedom, with many believing the evolving Islamic fashion industry is another tool of capitalism
Yildirim meets Crown Prince Muhammad bin Nayef in Ankara
Targets of Turkish airstrikes include shelters, weapons dumps
Moody's decision to cut Turkey's rating failed to impress investors, according to Berenberg anaylst
Phone call dominated by violence in Aleppo plus Turkey's Operation Euphrates Shield in northern Syria