It is located near areas held by Russian-backed Syrian government forces and by anti-Assad fighters backed by Turkey.
The town is a coastal gateway to the nearby ancient city of Ephesus, but the striking Tepe neighborhood is now giving it a run for its money as residents revel in their revitalized surroundings Visitors to the lively resort town of Kusadasi in Turkey have discovered a new tourist attraction after hundreds of homes were given a splash of color as part of a major community project being carried out by AkzoNobel.
FILE PHOTO: Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a joint news conference with his Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan (not pictured) after their meeting in Ankara, Turkey, December 20, 2018.
Almost eight years into Syria's civil war, Turkey has repeatedly threatened to attack Syrian Kurdish fighters it views as "terrorists" on its southern flank.
U.S. officials tell Reuters that planning for a complete withdrawal from Syria is still underway, despite confusing and sometimes contradictory statements from the White House and tension with Turkey, which was meant to take over the campaign against Islamic State.
It is one of the new ferries that were bought by the government from Turkey a year ago at Sh2 billion..
FILE PHOTO: A demonstrator holds a poster with a picture of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi outside the Saudi Arabia consulate in Istanbul, Turkey October 25, 2018.
Ankara, Turkey | AFP | Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and US counterpart Donald Trump mooted Monday the creation of a “security zone” in northern Syria as tensions rose over the fate of Kurdish fighters in the war-torn country.
FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump talks to Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Belgium July 11, 2018.
The Kenyan covered the opening 400 metres in 1:14 closely followed by Obiri, Chesang, Turkey’s Yasemin Can and Britain’s Lily Partridge, who was the first athlete to be dropped from the main pack.