Syrian families move into 901 houses built by Turkey in Idlib

Syrian families are settling into the 901 briquette houses built by the Turkish Red Crescent (Kızılay) in the war-torn country’s northwestern Idlib province. Kızılay has finished constructing 901 houses in the town of Kafr Lusin as it continues its efforts to build 5,000 briquette houses in Idlib. Hatay Deputy Governor Oğuzhan Bingöl, Kızılay General Director … Read more

West urges Libyan leaders to agree on legal basis for elections

The United States, France, Germany, Italy and Great Britain are urging Libyan political leaders to accelerate the establishment of a legal basis for holding elections in the war-torn country. “We call on the House of Representatives, the High State Council and their leaders to urgently finalize the legal basis so that credible, transparent and inclusive … Read more

Another 3 PKK members surrender as Turkey steps up anti-terror efforts

Three more PKK terrorists surrendered to security forces, the Interior Ministry announced on Saturday, as Turkey is stepping up its counterterrorism efforts both within the country as well as across its borders. In coordination with the ministry and the persuasion efforts of the Gendarmerie General Command and police, the terrorists who fled the PKK surrendered. … Read more

Libyan leaders urged by West to agree on legal basis for elections

The United States, France, Germany, Italy and Great Britain are urging Libyan political leaders to accelerate the establishment of a legal basis for holding elections in the war-torn country. “We call on the House of Representatives, the High State Council and their leaders to urgently finalize the legal basis so that credible, transparent and inclusive … Read more

Youth sparkles but swimming’s golden oldies still winning titles

Canadian 15-year-old Summer McIntosh headlined a crop of golden teenagers too young to drive who caught the eye at the World Swimming Championships, but a number of former prodigies showed they are still driven to win too. It was the veterans, notably Katie Ledecky, Gregorio Paltrinieri and Nicholas Santos, not the kids, who set records. … Read more

Hull City signs Turkish midfielder Ozan Tufan from Fenerbahçe

English second-tier side Hull City has reached an agreement with Fenerbahçe to sign up Turkish midfielder Ozan Tufan, the English football side announced Saturday. “Fenerbahçe and Hull City can confirm Turkish midfielder Ozan Tufan has left Istanbul and is traveling to Hull to agree personal terms and complete his move to the MKM Stadium,” Hull … Read more

Wales star Gareth Bale set to join MLS side Los Angeles FC

Wales forward Gareth Bale confirmed Sunday his move to Major League Soccer (MLS) side Los Angeles FC (LAFC) following his departure from La Liga champion Real Madrid. The 32-year-old, who signed for Spanish giants Real from Premier League side Tottenham Hotspur in 2013 for a then-record transfer fee of 100 million euros ($105.54 million), is … Read more