Government declared state of emergency for first time on July 20, 2016 following FETO's deadly coup attempt
Presidential spokesman speaks to reporters after first Cabinet meeting under new presidential system
7th extension of post-defeated coup state of emergency to come into effect on April 19 if parliament approves
State of emergency was meant to quell communal clashes between majority Sinhalese Buddhists, minority Muslims
Yameen declared a 15-day state of emergency earlier this month, curtailing the powers of the judiciary and the legislature after the country's Supreme Court ruled to quash criminal convictions against high profile opposition politicians.
Discussion may take place next week, ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party deputy group chairman Elitas says
State of emergency lets authorities take exceptional measures, including imposition of curfews, confiscation of newspapers
Officials said the state of emergency would remain in effect until August 18 to ensure the continued flow of resources to fight the forest fires and protect the public.
Lawmakers vote to end 10-month emergency measures
Deputies expected to agree to extend state of emergency by another 3 months in Turkey
Move by Edgar Lungu follows series of arson attacks, including one Tuesday on a major bank in the capital
Turkish president says post-coup bid state of emergency will last until nation achieves peace, welfare
The decree hands extra powers to security forces and restricts public gatherings.
Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus says the state of emergency will be extended as of April 19 at 1.00 a.m.
PM Cazeneuve cites concerns over terrorist threats as France holds presidential and parliamentary elections next year
Turkey 'can extend the length of state of emergency. What's it to you?' Turkish president asks
Ethiopia declared a state of emergency on Sunday.
Numan Kurtulmus says Turkey's state of emergency to be extended 90 more days starting Oct. 19
Village leader asks gov't to impose state of emergency after unknown illness hits 8 impoverished villages on India border
Prime Minister Binali Yildirim will chair the body