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Greek police discovered the bodies of three women on Oct. 10 near the banks of the River Evros (Maritsa or Meriç) which marks the border with Turkey, and is a crossing for migrants and asylum seekers.
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Oct. 10 he was hopeful that Turkey would soon release an American pastor and end a two-year detention that has shaken relations between the NATO allies.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's public mandate on "Investment Program Preparations for 2019-2021 Period," which prioritizes to preserve price stability while reducing inflation and to further strengthen fiscal discipline, was published in the Official Gazette on Oct. 11.
Two brothels in southern Turkey will be managed by trustees following a recent court ruling.
TEHRAN, Oct. 10 (Xinhua) -- Iran's parliament speaker has called for setting up a joint fund with Bulgaria to boost bilateral trade, Tasnim news agency reported on Wednesday.
Ali Larijani made the remarks in a Tuesday meeting with his Bulgarian counterpart on the sidelines of a conference of Eurasian states' parliaments in Turkey's Antalya.
Sofia. In January-August 2018, Bulgaria's exports to third countries dropped 22.9% year-on-year to BGN 10.17 billion, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) said. The main trade partners, representing 52.7% of Bulgarian exports to non-EU countries, were Turkey, China, Serbia, the US, Macedonia and Russia.
Turkey is a country of rule of law and court decisions are binding for everyone, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has said regarding the case of United States Pastor Andrew Brunson, who is on trial in Turkey.
Officials defended themselves on Oct. 10 in the case of a 24-year-old woman from eastern Turkey who said she was "thrown out on the street" by her stepfather due to her height.
Eight people have died and one rescued as a boat carrying irregular migrants sank off Turkey's Aegean coast of İzmir province, security sources said on Oct. 10.
A planned buffer zone in northwest Syria has been cleared of heavy armaments ahead of time but a new deadline loomed on Oct. 10 for the tougher task of Turkey convincing jihadists to pull out their fighters.