Turkey: 41 people arrested over suspected PKK links

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Turkey's president ratifies Qatar military deals

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Suspects accused of using ByLock messenger app, which Turkey has said was used extensively by FETO members.

Turkish court remands 'senior' Daesh suspect in custody

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Turkish Parliament approves deployment of troops at Qatar base

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Turkey’s parliament on Wednesday ratified two deals on deploying troops in Qatar and training the nation's gendarmerie forces, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.

Germany approves withdrawal of troops from Turkey's Incirlik airbase

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Turkey has imposed a ban on German lawmakers visiting the base.

Turkey disapproves of sanctions on Qatar: Erdogan

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Turkey's president Tuesday voiced disapproval of the sanctions on Qatar in the wake of several Arab countries severing diplomatic relations with Doha.

Turkey calls for dialogue to solve Qatar row

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Putin, Erdogan discuss efforts to fully restore Russia-Turkey economic ties

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Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed in a phone call on Monday efforts aimed at the full restoration of bilateral trade and economic ties, Sputnik reported citing Kremlin press service.

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