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.
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Turkey renewed efforts to access European Union through opening the energy chapter for negotiations, but the chapter remains blocked by Greek Cypriot administration.
Kurdistan Regional Government President Massoud Barzani thanked Turkey for allowing peshmerga forces to enter Kobani via Turkey to fight ISIL.
Cemil Cicek says Turkey is showing intense efforts to fix deficiencies.
The Netherland’s outgoing commander said Dutch patriot anti-ballistic missiles protected Adana around the clock for past 24 months.
Gunfire was heard at around noon Monday near Syria's Bab al-Hawa border crossing with Turkish authorities closing the Cilvegozu border for exit and entry due to security concerns until Tuesday
Birgul Ayman Guler submitted resignation letter to parliament's presidency.
The missiles have been deployed at General Recai Engin barracks as part of Turkey's request for NATO assistance.
During an official visit to Turkey, Hungarian FM Szijjarto discussed energy, trade and EU membership with Turkish counterpart.
Turkey will continue to extend assistance to oppressed people across the world, says head of Turkish relief agency.
In 2014, local cell phone production rose to 1.71 million, indicating an increase by 208 percent, Turkish Transport Minister Lutfi Elvan has said.
Located in the southeastern border town of Suruc, the tent city has two hospitals, seven medical clinics and enough classrooms for 10,000 children.
Monday's newspapers dedicated their front pages to Greece’s left-wing party’s election victory as well as President Erdogan’s visit to Somalia.
Facebook to be blocked in Turkey if order is not implemented, court says
Turkey's Foreign Ministry has strongly condemned the "barbarous" murder of Japanese citizen Yukawa
Ahmed al-Najjar, who heads the Peace, Solidarity and Relief Society NGO in the Gaza Strip, said that his organization collaborated with the Turkish Aziz Mahmud Hudayi charity to distribute the winter aid.