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Turkish director wins Heart of Sarajevo award

Turkish director wins Heart of Sarajevo award

Emin Alper wins for best director at Sarajevo Film Festival

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Over 2,300 tigers captured in last 19 years
22.08.2019

Over 2,300 tigers captured in last 19 years

Big cat also poached for its skin, bone, claws and teeth

Turkey remains world second biggest contractor
22.08.2019

Turkey remains world second biggest contractor

Turkish firms make up over 40 of top 250 contractor companies globally, says US based magazine

Turkey:Police arrest man carrying drug pills in stomach
22.08.2019

Turkey:Police arrest man carrying drug pills in stomach

Airport security stops Iranian-origin man carrying 765 grams of heroine in his stomach

Some 35 kg of heroin seized in eastern Turkey
22.08.2019

Some 35 kg of heroin seized in eastern Turkey

Sniffer dog finds illegal substance hidden in truck stopped by police at checkpoint, says provincial governor’s office

Turkey ‘neutralizes’ 635 PKK terrorists in 2019
22.08.2019

Turkey ‘neutralizes’ 635 PKK terrorists in 2019

Some 81,000 anti-terror operations held across Turkey since start of current year, says interior minister