World Bulletin / News Desk
International Atomic Energy Agency's (IAEA) five-day General Conference began in Vienna on Monday.
High-level governmental representatives from the IAEA's 155 member states, including Turkey, were gathered to consider and discuss a wide range of topics on the peaceful development of nuclear technologies.
The topics include strengthening the IAEA's programmes in areas of nuclear, radiation, nuclear security, nuclear science technology and applications.
Uruguay's Ambassador Barros Oreiro was elected IAEA's 56th President of the General Conference.
During the opening session, IAEA Director Yukiya Amano addressed the conference and he focused on major developments in the IAEA's work.
Amano stated that they were worried about Iran's information over the nuclear materials it holds in its nuclear facilities.
Amano claimed that Iran administration was not fully cooperate with IAEA.
Amano wished that Iran could make a transparent cooperation with the decisions of the executive board of IAEA and the United Nations Security Council.
Turkey participates at the conference with a 16-people delegation, including permanent representative at UN's Vienna Office Tomur Bayer and Chairperson of Turkey Atomic Energy Agency Zafer Alper.
The General Conference will end on Friday.
Turkish Airlines has decided to suspend its Tel Aviv flights for a 24-hour period
The US again slammed Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s recent remarks in which he compared Israel’s military attacks on Gaza Strip to the acts of Nazi leader Adolf Hitler.
Muslims can no longer be unified under the rule of a single ruler like a caliph but could emulate political blocs like the European Union, Gormez said
Turkish president calls for urgent ceasefire as country starts three days of mourning for Gaza dead.
At least 76 officers were detained in 22 provinces around the country on suspicion of forming a criminal organisation and illegally bugging phones
Turkish dailies on Tuesday continued to give wide coverage to the Israeli offensive in Gaza, the upcoming Turkish presidential election and a Malaysian airliner which was downed over eastern Ukraine.
Turkey's government announced a three-day period of national mourning, starting on Tuesday, in a show of solidarity with Palestinians in Gaza.
The attack on southeastern Sanliurfa city leaves twoTurkish soldiers on border duty dead and injured two others late on Monday.
A man died and another 65 people were injured in a gas truck explosion on Diyarbakir-Bingol highway.
Turkey's telecoms regulator has blocked access to 110 web sites over last five years for providing illegal online gambling.
'We strongly condemn this massacre, which has reached the cruelest level in collective punishment,' says Turkey's foreign ministry.
Erdogan said he will not act according to conventions. Rather, he will act according to the constitution.
Turkish dailies on Monday focused on Israel’s military operation in Gaza plus Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s remarks on the upcoming presidential elections.
Erdogan criticized Egypt's al-Sisi, accusing him of blocking humanitarian aid to the blockaded Gaza Strip.
The Kurecik early warning radar system in eastern Malatya province does not share information with non-NATO members, the Foreign Ministry said.
Turkish government has not sold jet fuel to Israel, Energy Ministry said