World Bulletin / News Desk
Erdogan attended the Fashion for Development (F4D) event as part of the launch of the annual UN General Assembly.
The runway show and awards ceremony held in New York's Pierre Hotel on Wednesday saw the award-winning model thank Erdogan during her speech from the podium.
Turkey opened its largest embassy in Somalia's capital Mogadishu last year, to help the east African country fight drought.
More than six million people -- half of the country's population -- is facing severe drought and a cholera outbreak, which claimed at least 1,000 lives this year, according to the UN.
Last August, a Turkish Airlines cargo plane carrying over 60 tons of food aid arrived in Mogadishu.
Since 2011, Turkish Airlines has been the only international air carrier serving Somalia.
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Twelve Palestinian lawmakers remain in Israeli custody
Israeli army frequently carries out wide-ranging arrest campaigns in the West Bank
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We did not work well enough over the past few years, says State Department spokesperson
Antonio Ledezma, a fierce critic of President Nicolas Maduro who fled Venezuela in 2015, said that "a humanitarian intervention is justified" in the country, given the brutality of the Caracas government.
Trudeau addressed a business conference in Mumbai on Tuesday morning, attended by leaders from the Tata conglomerate, IT giants Infosys and pharmaceutical major Jubilant Life Sciences.
The incident, which caused no injuries, is the latest in a string of accidents involving the US military that have prompted concern from Japanese officials and renewed criticism of the US military presence in the country.
Rest of the tanks will be delivered in April, forming a fully armored unit, says Iraqi Army Chief of Staff
Terrorists were reportedly plotting to attack Turkish bases
Israeli army says the attack came after rocket fire from Gaza
Trump's special representative has blamed Hamas for causing "misery" in Gaza