Cihan News Agency Diary – June 15

ISTANBUL: Cihan News Agency latest on Monday June 15 2015

Here are the main Video News items Cihan News Agency aims to cover today


Turkey began to accept Syrian people who fled Tal Abyad as the battle between the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and Kurdish groups continues.


TURKISH CABINET: Turkish Cabinet will convene for the first time under chairmanship of Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu following parliamentary election.

CHP / PARTY GROUP MEETING: Party group meeting of the Republican People’s Party (CHP) will be held under chairmanship of Kemal Kilicdaroglu.

SOMA/COURT: The Akhisar High Criminal Court will begin the trial of 45 suspects in connection with a mining disaster which claimed the lives of 301 workers in Soma.

ERMENEK/COURT: First hearing of Ermenek mine disaster, which left 18 workers dead in October 2014, will be held at the Ermenek High Criminal Court.


TURKEY / BORDER: More Syrian people began to enter Turkey in masses on Sunday as intense fighting in northern Syria between Kurdish fighters and the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) continues.

ISTANBUL FIRE : A fire broke out at a three-storey historical building in Istanbul’s Uskudar district on Sunday, leaving it completely destroyed.

PARLIAMENT/CERTIFICATE: Deputies who were elected for the 25th legislative term of the Parliament arrived at the Parliament building for registration after receiving their certificate of elections.

ISTANBUL BICYCLE FESTIVAL: The 2nd International Istanbul Bicycle Festival was jointly held by Istanbul’s Bakirkoy Municipality and EU Turkey Delegation and European Cyclists Federation on Sunday.

GENDARMERIA CELEBRATION: A celebration was held in Cappadocia, one of Turkey’s most popular tourist destinations, to mark 176 th anniversary of the establishment of Turkish Gendarmerie Command on Sunday.

ISTANBUL WEATHER : A foggy weather, which had been effective since the early hours of Sunday, erased Bosporus and Fatih Sultan Mehmet bridges from view.