Turkey lifts curfew

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has announced the lifting of the curfew imposed due to the growing number of people infected with the COVID-19 coronavirus.

Specifically, the curfew will be lifted starting July 1.

“Today we decided that as of July 1, the curfew will be completely abolished. Public institutions will return to their normal opening hours. The age restrictions for using public transportation will be abolished,” Erdoğan said.