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Turkey qualify for 2019 World Cup in China

Turkey is entitled for 2019 World Cup in China following the results Dec. 2 cin the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 European Qualifiers.

Fenerbahçe qualify in UEFA Europa league

Turkey's Fenerbahçe drew with Croatia's Dinamo Zagreb 0-0 in the UEFA Europa League on Nov. 29 and both teams qualified for the last 32 round.

Turkey's New Year lottery jackpot at $12.9M

Turkey's grand New Year lottery prize will be 70 million Turkish liras ($12.9 million) and tickets will go on sale as of Nov. 29, an official said on Nov. 15.

Turkey's M5 metro line ranks Europe's top driverless metro

Turkey's first driverless metro line in Istanbul was ranked as Europe's biggest automated line, the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality said on Nov. 14 citing a Brussel-based transport association.

Turkey to seek extradition of former footballer believed to be in Greece

A Turkish court has begun extradition proceedings for a former football player who is accused of being a member of the Gulen movement, Turkish news site Diken reported on Thursday.

According to the news site, Arif Erdem fled to Greece after Turkish authorities issued a warrant for his arrest in July 2016, shortly after the failed coup attempt against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.