Apr 04 2018
Turkey and Russian Federation will continue to work for peace and stability in the region, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stated, according Turkish media.
Prior to the groundbreaking ceremony, Erdogan welcomed Putin with an official ceremony in the capital.
"I wish that all our meetings benefit the whole of our region", Erdogan said at a meeting of the High-Level Cooperation Council, which takes place in Ankara under the chairmanship of the Presidents of Russian Federation and Turkey.
Erdogan said that Turkish energy sector - which is still predominantly based on petroleum, natural gas and coal- would be healthier along with the Akkuyu NPP, Anadolu Agency reports.
The Akkuyu plant will consist of four reactors, each with a capacity of 1,200 megawatts, and in the first phase will be built two units, the first of which is scheduled to go into operation in 2023 and the plant as a whole It will be two years later. When Akkuyu starts operating with all its reactors we will cover 10% of our country's electrical needs.
During the video teleconference, Russian President Vladimir Putin said "The successful implementation of the Akkuyu Nuclear Power Plant will be a symbol of the dynamic development of Turkish-Russian partnership".
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According to the Associated Press, van der Zwaan's attorneys sought for him to pay a fine and leave the country as a sentence. Van der Zwaan last June married Eva Khan, the daughter of Khan.
NYC could get 7 inches of snow today
About 4.8 inches of snow fell in Central Park on Monday morning, well above the average April monthly snow total of 0.6 inches. A WINTER STORM WATCH has been issued for tonight through Tuesday night for the entire area except Iron and Ashland counties.
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And the Bloomberg news agency cited unidentified sources as saying the North Korean leader was in Beijing . On the contrary, the official said, a summit with Xi would underscore Kim's standing as a world leader.
In a move that has troubled Turkey's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, Ankara has also agreed to buy S-400 air defence missile systems from Russian Federation.
Moscow and Ankara are in close cooperation to eliminate terror in Syria as well as to end the 7 year-long conflict in the war-torn country in a short period of time, Erdogan added.
Turkey insists the Russian plane - deployed as part of Moscow's military campaign in support of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's fight against rebels - strayed into Turkish airspace.
For his part, Putin said Russian Federation was a leading country in the nuclear energy sector.
In a sign of the importance of the partnership, Putin's visit to Turkey is his first trip overseas since he won a historic fourth presidential mandate in March 18 polls. "Turkey is a highly developed state in terms of technology and economics, but this is a new stage in the development of the Turkish economy", Putin said.
Apr 03 2018
Snow Falls Across Harlem During Spring Storm
Between the Atlantic City Expressway in Mainland Atlantic County, up to Stafford and LBI, up to an inch can fall. Rain is likely most of the day on Tuesday and into Wednesday morning as the wind picks up throughout the day.
Apr 02 2018
Uehara leads ANA; Thompson, Wie playing in afternoon
While Korda wouldn't recommend the pain that came with her surgery, she said there has been something transforming about it. The distance disparity was particularly pronounced on the par-4 12th when Thompson cracked a 348-yarder 72 yards past Wie.
Apr 02 2018
Jeff Sessions just tamped down conservative calls for a second special counsel
Trump didn't accept it, named him interim attorney for Utah, and included him in a list of USA attorney appointees in June. Republicans are also likely to be upset with what amounts to the Justice Department investigating itself.
Apr 01 2018
Cavs' James on brink of breaking Jordan's mark
An avid sports fan, James said all of those streaks are meaningful. "It's a pretty cool achievement". On Saturday, James wrote on Instagram that he is "humbled and grateful to be linked with the greats".
Apr 01 2018
April Fools' Day 2018 epic tweets
Some believe the day dates as far back as the Roman times, and the Roman festival of "Hilaria", which was celebrated on March 25. April Fool's Day is celebrated on 1st April, and is meant to have fun by sharing practical jokes and pranks with people.
Apr 01 2018
North and South Korea Set Date for Summit
As the third-largest steel exporter to the US, South Korea had a lot to lose from the 25 per cent tariffs. The change in tactics could be an attempt to ease pressure from heavy sanctions and improve its economy.
Mar 30 2018
Facebook: Making it easier for users' to find their privacy tools
The changes won't affect Facebook's privacy policies or the types of data it gathers about its users. Facebook archive lets you download all the content you have ever published on Facebook .
Mar 29 2018
Toyota's Aging RAV4 Getting Major Makeover to Defend Sales Crown
Optional Qi wireless charging is available on select trims and audio channeled through an 11-speaker setup by JBL sound systems. The engine comes mated to a new eight-speed automatic transmission, while the hybrid models will get the existing CVT unit.
Mar 28 2018
Uber Is Leaving Southeast Asia
Uber has invested $1 billion in India, but has faced fierce competition from rival Ola, which operates in 110 cities compare to Uber's 30 cities.
Mar 28 2018
Multiple suspicious packages sent to DC military installations, FBI confirms
A second package sent to Fort Belvoir also tested positive for explosive material, and was also rendered safe, reports CNN . Law enforcement officials asked not to be identified discussing the case because the investigation continues.
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