Former US diplomat Matthew Bryza says US President Donald Trump can "learn something" from President Erdogan as Turkey planned ahead for the pandemic.
Hong Kong, the autonomous state that has long been subjected to pressure from Beijing, might lose much of its financial standing if Washington leaves it in the lurch.
Members of China's National People's Congress voted overwhelmingly in favour of a proposal to draft a law in Hong Kong, which would punish secession, subversion of state power, terrorism and acts that endanger national security.
Transport Minister Adil Karaismailoglu said masks, social distancing and hygiene are all indispensable for the “new normal”.
The attacks come on the heels of a rare three-day truce during the Eid al Fitr holiday that ended on Tuesday night.
The measure and the way it is being enacted prompted Washington to announce it no longer will treat Hong Kong as being autonomous from Beijing.
Using geofencing and phone-monitoring systems, security sources say, has "quite effectively" helped to track coronavirus cases.
US and NATO officials said that US troop strength in Afghanistan is down to nearly 8,600, well ahead of a schedule agreed with Taliban in late February, in part because of concerns about the spread of the coronavirus.
The soldier was wounded in an explosion during a road control patrol in Syria's Idlib region, Turkish ministry of defence said in a statement.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan inaugurates Democracy and Liberties Island, in Sea of Marmara, southeast of Istanbul, on 60th anniversary of first coup in country that led to execution of then PM Adnan Menderes and his aides.
On this day, Turkey observes the 60th anniversary of a military takeover that toppled the elected government of Adnan Menderes which led to his execution.
Five terrorists were killed in Haftanin, Hakurk regions and five others in Asos region, Defence Ministry says.
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