Palestinian Territories

Turkey concerned over Israel's new settlements move

Turkey on Jan. 12 expressed concern over Israel's plans to build new illegal settlements in Palestine's occupied West Bank.

"The move is the latest example of the illegitimate practices of Israel that it accelerated before the new administration takes office in the US," the Turkish Foreign Ministry said in a written statement.

CNSU updates high epidemiological risk areas; quarantine imposed on people arriving from these areas

The National Committee for Emergency Situations (CNSU) on Thursday updated the list of countries / areas / territories of high epidemiological risk in the case of which the quarantine measure is instituted on the persons arriving to Romania.

Turkey helping Palestinians in need of prosthetic eyes

Turkey is helping Palestinians in Gaza who need eye removal surgeries and ocular prostheses due to severe injuries suffered in Israeli attacks. 

Badly damaged eyes have to be surgically removed and replaced with prosthetic ones, and the Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) is financing the procedure for 10 Palestinians, the agency said in a statement.

Istanbul Photo Awards’ exhibition opens at airport

A second exhibition featuring a selection of the awarded photographs at the international news photography competition Istanbul Photo Awards 2020 opened on Nov. 27 in Istanbul.

The exhibition, organized by Turkey's state-run Anadolu Agency with the sponsorship of Turkish Airlines (THY), will run for a month at Sabiha Gökçen International Airport.

Palestinian Film Festival starting today; eight films to run at this virtual edition

The third edition of the Palestinian Film Festival is starting today, with eight films to be screened online on the Eventbook platform for five days. Organisers have also prepared five Q&A events with special guests that will be broadcast every night via live streaming on the festival's Facebook page.

Palestinian Film Festival to begin on Thursday; eight films to run at this virtual edition

The third edition of the Palestinian Film Festival begins on Thursday, with eight films to be screened online on the Eventbook platform for five days. Organisers have also prepared five Q&A events with special guests that will be broadcast every night via live streaming on the festival's Facebook page.

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