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Turkish president chairs Cabinet meeting via teleconference

Turkish president chairs Cabinet meeting via teleconference

After meeting, Recep Tayyip Erdogan scheduled to address nation

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Mali holds general elections despite COVID-19 fears
29.03.2020

Mali holds general elections despite COVID-19 fears

Low voter turn-out expected due security concerns, coronavirus outbreak

EU calls for cease-fire in Syria due to coronavirus
29.03.2020

EU calls for cease-fire in Syria due to coronavirus

EU foreign service warns of danger of spreading COVID-19 in war-zones, areas with a high number of refugees

Peace reigns in Philippines' Bangsamoro Region
29.03.2020

Peace reigns in Philippines' Bangsamoro Region

Muslims, Christians, other minorities in Bangsamoro become exemplary community, says representative of Turkish humanitarian group

In Guinea, strong support for longer presidential term
28.03.2020

In Guinea, strong support for longer presidential term

Nearly 92% of voters back constitutional amendment extending president's term from five to seven years in referendum

EU needs united action against COVID-19, experts urge
28.03.2020

EU needs united action against COVID-19, experts urge

EU faces existential, economic crisis as coronavirus has so far claimed over 27,700 lives worldwide