05:01 GMT +313 November 2019
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    Turkey Bans Sputnik News Agency Website

    Turkey's decision to block Russia's Sputnik news agency site has been described as 'temporary.' Sputnik News was not notified of the Turkish government's decision ahead of time, according to Turkish bureau chief Tural Kerimov. 

    Sputnik news website was blocked in Turkey on Thursday evening without warning, with the Turkish Telecommunications Department citing "administrative measures."