Anadolu Agency's Morning Briefing - Sept. 27, 2021
Daily briefing on novel coronavirus pandemic worldwide, Turkey, other developments
Anadolu Agency is here with a rundown of the latest developments in Turkey, around the world, and the coronavirus pandemic.
Developments in Turkey, coronavirus pandemic and other news
More than 53.39 million people have received their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, while over 43.43 million are fully vaccinated, the Health Ministry said.
The data showed that 86% of the country's adult population has received at least one dose of a two-shot vaccine.
Turkey has also given third booster shots to over 10.11 million people.
A group of 254 irregular migrants attempting to illegally go abroad were held by authorities in southwestern Turkey.
The Turkish Coast Guard rescued 48 asylum seekers who were pushed back by Greek authorities, according to a Turkish security source.
Five Palestinians were killed in Israeli raids in the occupied West Bank, according to Israeli media.
Pakistani security forces claimed to have killed the suspected mastermind of a 2018 election rally bombing that killed over 150 people and injured hundreds in southwestern Balochistan province.
Pakistan has allowed an Afghan airline to operate flights from Islamabad to Kabul, a Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) official said.
Libyan authorities have discovered two new mass graves in the city of Tarhuna, a former stronghold of warlord Khalifa Haftar’s forces located northeast of the capital Tripoli.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.