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Protests Planned Across Russia to 'Save Navalny's Life' as West Warns Putin

Protests Planned Across Russia to 'Save Navalny's Life' as West Warns Putin

Allies of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny unveiled plans on Sunday for what they hope will be the largest protests in modern Russian history on Wednesday as Washington warned Russia it would pay a price if he died in jail from his hunger-strike. The protest date was brought forward after a medical

Turkey Reports Record 318 COVID-19 Deaths in a Day

Turkey Reports Record 318 COVID-19 Deaths in a Day

Turkey has recorded 318 deaths from COVID-19 in the space of a day, its highest daily total so far, data from the Health Ministry showed on Sunday. Turkey's official cumulative death toll stands at 35,926. Some 55,802 new cases were recorded. Turkey currently ranks fourth in the world in th

Greece Says Resolving Differences with Turkey May Be Hard, But Not Impossible

Greece cannot ignore its differences with Turkey over territorial disputes in the Mediterranean and other issues but while a solution is difficult, it is not impossible, its foreign minister told a newspaper on Sunday. The two countries are NATO allies but at odds over many issues, including comp

COVID-19 Death Toll Passes Three Million as India Cases Surge

COVID-19 Death Toll Passes Three Million as India Cases Surge

The global Covid-19 death toll passed three million on Saturday as the pandemic continues to speed up despite vaccination campaigns, leading countries like India to impose new lockdowns to fight spiraling infection numbers. It is the latest grim milestone after the novel coronavirus surfaced in c

Erdogan Defends Minister after Spat With Greece

Erdogan Defends Minister after Spat With Greece

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday robustly defended his foreign minister after he traded barbs in an unusually public spat with his Greek counterpart. Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias’s visit to Ankara on Thursday ended in disarray when he and Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Ca

Turkey Records Highest Daily COVID-19 Cases Since Pandemic Began

Turkey Records Highest Daily COVID-19 Cases Since Pandemic Began

Turkey recorded 63,082 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, the highest daily number since the beginning of the pandemic, data from the Health Ministry showed on Friday, bringing the total number of cases to 4,150,039. The data also showed 289 people died due to COVID-19 in the same period

Russia to US: Response to New Sanctions Will Follow Soon

Russia to US: Response to New Sanctions Will Follow Soon

The Russian foreign ministry said on Thursday it has told the US ambassador that the new US sanctions were a serious blow to bilateral relations and Moscow's response to them will follow soon. The ministry also told Ambassador John Sullivan it was entirely inappropriate to warn Moscow against fur

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