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Iraq’s tariffs on imports from Kurdistan Region worry retail industries
Rûdaw - 2017-01-20 07:54
Imports from Turkey have fallen by nearly a quarter ...

Pro-Kurdish HDP deputy hospitalized after being kicked in chest by AK Party deputy | Turkey Purge
Turkeypurge - 2017-01-20 06:51

New alliance: Russia and Turkey against 'Islamic State'
Deutsche Welle - 2017-01-20 04:42
A new and unusual alliance has emerged in the fight against the "Islamic State" terror organization in Syria: Russia and Turkey. But experts say the partnership has its limits. ...

How Turkey went back to square one 10 years after murder of Armenian intellectual
Al Monitor - 2017-01-20 04:29

Russia and Turkey join forces to launch airstrikes against militants in Syria | News | DW.COM | 18.01.2017
DW - 2017-01-20 03:12

Over 40 per cent of Syrian refugee children in Turkey missing out on education, despite massive increase in enrolment rates - UNICEF | Press centre | UNICEF
Unicef - 2017-01-20 03:12

UNICEF: 40% of Syrian children in Turkey not in school | News | Al Jazeera
Aljazeera - 2017-01-20 03:12

UNICEF cites risk of ‘lost generation’ of Syrian refugee children in Turkey
ARA News - 2017-01-20 02:44
Geneva (UN) – More than 40 per cent of Syrian refugee children in Turkey are missing out on education, despite a sharp increase in enrolment rates, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said on Thursday. “Unless more resources are provided, there is ...

New York resident pleads guilty to trying to support Islamic State
Daily Mail - 2017-01-20 02:05
By Nate Raymond NEW YORK, Jan 19 (Reuters) - A New York City resident who prosecutors said tried two years ago to board a flight to Turkey on his way to Syri... ...

HDP lawmakers’ arrests planned by AKP: Demirtas
KurdPress - 2017-01-19 22:00
The jailed co-chair of Turkey pro-Kurdish opposition Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) has said the arrests of the party’s lawmakers were planned by the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) “hour by hour around a table.” ...

Turkey Will Put Trump's Anti-ISIS Plan To The Test | The Daily Caller
Dailycaller - 2017-01-19 20:33

Nearly 180,000 Syrian babies born in Turkey since 2011
Rûdaw - 2017-01-19 17:53
A total of 177,568 Syrians mothers have given birth in Turkey between April 2011 and September 2016 ...

Turkey's Pro-Kurdish Party Leader Faces 142 Years in Prison - ABC News
GO - 2017-01-19 16:34

Turkey Arrests Two Suspects In Case Of Russian Ambassador's Killing
Rferl - 2017-01-19 14:02

US, Turkey coordinate on strike targets near ISIS-held al-Bab in Syria
Rûdaw - 2017-01-19 11:58
'These strikes were a result of continued coordination with Turkey ...

UNPO: Iranian Kurdistan: Two Activist Writers Detained in Turkey
UNPO - 2017-01-19 11:57

Turkey and Terrorists
Gatestoneinstitute - 2017-01-19 11:10

Russia, Turkey conduct first joint air operation in Syria’s al-Bab
KurdPress - 2017-01-19 08:55
Russian and Turkish warplanes conduct first joint operation against the Islamic State (IS) targets in al-Bab on Jan. 18, the Russian Interfax news agency has reported. ...

Russia, Turkey launch first joint airstrikes in Syria
NRT - 2017-01-19 07:36

Russia, Turkey join in airstrikes on ISIS in northern Syria
Militarytimes - 2017-01-19 07:23

Russia and Turkey join forces to launch airstrikes against militants in Syria
Deutsche Welle - 2017-01-19 04:43
The joint attack is the latest example of Moscow co-opting a key NATO member as it tries to, again, become a superpower. Russian led peace talks are due to convene in Kazakhstan next week without the UN or the US. ...

Syria’s war creates myriad problems for Turkey - The Washington Post
Washingtonpost - 2017-01-19 04:35

Russia, Turkey join in airstrikes against Islamic State in northern Syria - The Washington Post
Washingtonpost - 2017-01-19 03:32

Syria conflict: Russia and Turkey 'in first joint air strikes on IS'
BBC - 2017-01-19 03:10
Moscow says nine of its jets and eight of Turkey's pounded so-called Islamic State targets. ...

Russia, Turkey in Joint Airstrikes on ISIS in Northern Syria | Military.com
Military - 2017-01-19 02:13

UN struggles to monitor fate of readmitted Syrians in Turkey
Euobserver - 2017-01-19 02:13

ISIS vows bloody massacre in Turkey after police bruise NYE terrorist | World | News | Daily Express
Express - 2017-01-19 02:13

Russia, Turkey conduct joint air strikes on Islamic State in Syria - The Globe and Mail
Theglobeandmail - 2017-01-19 02:13

Turkey, Russia start joint air operation in Syria
Orient News - 2017-01-19 02:00

Turkey nightclub attacker 'directed by IS'
NEWS - 2017-01-18 21:42

Turkey detains suspects involved in Russian Ambassador murder
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-18 19:26
The scene where a lone gunman assassinated the Russian Ambassador to Turkey, Dec. 19, 2016. (Photo: Yavuz Alatan/AFP) ...

Pro-Kurdish leader faces years in prison for 'insulting' Erdogan
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-18 19:26
A file picture of the imprisoned Co-leader of Turkey's opposition pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) Selahattin Demirtas. (Photo: Reuters) ...

Next months critical in Iraq-Turkey relations on Bashiqa, says ambassador
Rûdaw - 2017-01-18 18:21
"1000s" of ISIS militants fled Mosul, Tel Afar to Turkey ...

Turkey says Russian planes attack Islamic State targets south of al-Bab
Reuters - 2017-01-18 17:52
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey's military said Russian warplanes had carried out air strikes on Tuesday on Islamic State targets south of Syria's al-Bab in coordination with Turkey. ...

Russia says joins forces with Turkey to bomb Syria militants
Reuters - 2017-01-18 15:49
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Russian Defence Ministry said on Wednesday Russian war planes had joined forces with Turkish jets to target Islamic State militants holding the town of al-Bab around 40 km (25 miles) northeast of Aleppo. ...

Greece sees Cyprus progress, says Turkey should drop "aggressive" talk
NRT - 2017-01-18 15:17

Turkey seeking decades in jail for heads of pro-Kurdish opposition - Channel NewsAsia
Channelnewsasia - 2017-01-18 13:00

Where will one-man rule lead Turkey? / Serkan Demirtas
KurdPress - 2017-01-18 12:04
Parliament will on Jan. 18 begin the second round of voting on an 18-article constitutional package, planning to accomplish the process before the end of this week and before President Recep Tayyip Erdogan leaves for a three-country tour of Africa on Jan ...

Turkish prosecutors seek 142-year sentence for pro-Kurdish party leader - Turkey - Haaretz
Haaretz - 2017-01-18 10:55

U.S. forces team with Turkey again to attack ISIS in Syria
Militarytimes - 2017-01-18 06:59

History Repeats Itself: Uncertain 2017 for Kurds and Turkey | Analysis | teleSUR English
Telesurtv - 2017-01-18 06:33

Man Allegedly Threatens to ‘Kill’ Teen with Turkey Thermometer - Concord, NH Patch
Patch - 2017-01-18 06:28

Turkish prosecutor seeks up to 142 years in prison for Demirtas
KurdPress - 2017-01-18 06:04
Indictments regarding the jailed co-leaders of Turkey pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) have been completed, with the prosecutor seeking up to 142 years in jail for Selahattin Demirtas and up to 83 years in jail for Figen Yuksekdag, the party’s ...

Turkey deports NYT reporter for critical article on Kurds
ARA News - 2017-01-18 05:03
ARA News New York Times (NYT) reporter Rod Nordland was deported from Turkey on Tuesday, after Turkish officials expressed unhappiness over articles written about Kurds. Border officials in Turkey detained the veteran New York Times correspondent in Istan ...

Turkey remove Assyrian sculpture from front of local city hall
Almasdarnews - 2017-01-18 03:24

EU 'Not Happy With Russia and Turkey' Playing Key Role in Syria
Sputnik - 2017-01-18 02:53

Turkish prosecutor demands 142 years imprisonment for Kurdish leader Demirtaş, EU rapporteur outraged
ARA News - 2017-01-18 02:36
ARA News Amsterdam – Kati Piri, the EU’s Turkey rapporteur on Tuesday called the indictment by Turkish prosecutors seeking extended prison terms for leaders of the pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Selahattin Demirtaş and Figen Yüksekdağ “outrag ...

Turkey: the AKP launches a campaign against the Assyrian Christians
Voltairenet - 2017-01-18 02:16

Turkey builds orphanage for Syrian children in Hatay
Orient News - 2017-01-18 02:08

Turkey seeking decades in jail for heads of pro-Kurdish ...
Trust - 2017-01-18 01:39

US increasing military support for Turkey in Syria | TheHill
Thehill - 2017-01-18 00:08

Pro-Kurdish HDP leaders face 225-year prison term in total: indictment | Turkey Purge
Turkeypurge - 2017-01-17 23:30

Turkey captures suspected nightclub attacker | Reuters.com
Reuters - 2017-01-17 21:49

Turkey seeking up to 142 years in jail for co-head of pro-Kurdish opposition party | News | DW.COM | 17.01.2017
DW - 2017-01-17 20:15

Turkey invites three Kurdish leaders to Astana peace talks
Rûdaw - 2017-01-17 19:53
'If political subjects are discussed in Astana talks, we will bring up the Kurdish question ...

Turkey's pro-Kurdish party leader faces 142 years in prison
Daily Mail - 2017-01-17 19:25
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish prosecutors charged the chairman of the country's pro-Kurdish party on Tuesday with leading a terror organization, engaging in ... ...

Turkey's pro-Kurdish party leader faces 142 years in prison
Yahoo - 2017-01-17 19:24

Turkey seeking up to 142 years in jail for co-head of pro-Kurdish opposition party
Deutsche Welle - 2017-01-17 18:39
Turkish prosecutors are seeking jail terms of 83 and 142 years for the co-leaders of the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP). The leaders were arrested in November, drawing strong international condemnation. ...

Turkey Kurd leader risks up to 142 years in jail
Yahoo - 2017-01-17 18:23

Turkey seeking decades in jail for heads of pro-Kurdish opposition | Daily Mail Online
Dailymail - 2017-01-17 17:19

Captured suspect in nightclub attack is Uzbek with Islamic State ties, Turkey says - The Washington Post
Washingtonpost - 2017-01-17 17:19

Turkey seeks 225 years in prison for HDP co-chairs Demirtas and Yuksekdag
Kurdish Question - 2017-01-17 16:48
Turkey seeks 225 years in prison for HDP co-chairs Demirtas and Yuksekdag ...

Turkey seeks up to 142 years in prison for Demirtaş and 83 years for Yüksekdağ – UPDATE
ANF/English - 2017-01-17 15:58
Up to 142 and 83 year prison sentence has been asked for HDP Co-chairs Selahattin Demirtaş and Figen Yüksekdağ respectively who remain jailed for 2,5 months now. ...

Turkey Kurd leader on charges of links to Kurdish militants - Yahoo7
Yahoo - 2017-01-17 15:30

Suspect In Turkey's Deadly Nightclub Attack Confesses, Officials Say : NPR
NPR - 2017-01-17 14:47

History Repeats Itself: Uncertian 2017 for Kurds and Turkey | Analysis | teleSUR English
Telesurtv - 2017-01-17 09:30

Word 'Kurdistan' sparks debate at Turkey Parliament
KurdPress - 2017-01-17 09:06
The use of the word “Kurdistan” by a lawmaker of Turkey’s pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) sparked a heated debate at the Turkish Parliament on Sunday. ...

Turkey suspends Kurdish lawmaker Garo Paylan for ‘genocide’ comment
E-Kurd - 2017-01-17 05:22
ISTANBUL,— A pro-Kurdish lawmaker has been temporarily suspended from the Turkish parliament for saying the word “genocide” during heated discussions on changes to the constitution, state media has said. Member of parliament for the Peoples’ Democratic Pa ...

Turkey says If U.S. wants Kurds at Syria talks, invite Islamic State too
E-Kurd - 2017-01-17 05:22
ISTANBUL,— If the United States wants to invite Kurds to the upcoming Syrian peace talks it might as well invite the Islamic State jihadist group too, said Turkey’s foreign minister Saturday whose country views Kurdish fighters in Syria as extremists. The ...

Syrian peace talks in Astana will ‘fail’ as Kurds are excluded: council
E-Kurd - 2017-01-17 05:22
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— The Syrian Democratic Federal Council in Syrian Kurdistan (northern Syria) has said the peace talks in Astana will “fail” as Syrian Kurds are not being included in order to please Turkey. The Council released a written stateme ...

Turkey’s parliament passes last article of constitutional change
E-Kurd - 2017-01-17 05:22
ANKARA,— Turkey’s parliament has voted in favor in a first round ballot on a constitutional bill that will extend President Tayyip Erdogan’s powers, which opposition politicians say could put the country at risk of growing authoritarianism. The assembly a ...

Roadside bomb in Turkey’s Kurdish Diyarbakir kills four police officers
E-Kurd - 2017-01-17 05:22
DIYARBAKIR-AMED, Turkey’s Kurdish region,— Four Turkish police officers were killed and nine more wounded when a roadside bomb hit a passing police bus in the Kurdish southeastern province of Diyarbakir on Monday, the local governor’s office said. The bom ...

Roadside bomb blast kills police in Turkey's Diyarbakir
Aljazeera - 2017-01-17 05:05
Explosion targets armoured vehicle carrying riot police in Kurdish-majority province, killing at least four officers. ...

Syria rebel factions to attend Russia, Turkey-backed talks
Daily Mail - 2017-01-17 04:14
BEIRUT (AP) — Representatives of some Syrian rebel groups said Monday they will attend talks sponsored by Russia and Turkey scheduled later this month, despi... ...

Turkey Reina nightclub shooting was orchestrated by an 'intelligence organisation'
Daily Mail - 2017-01-17 04:14
ISIS had already claimed one of its gunmen carried out the mass-shooting at the upmarket Reina nightclub in Istanbul in revenge for Turkish military involvement in Syria. ...

Turkey suspends Armenian MP for mentioning genocide
ARA News - 2017-01-17 03:06
ARA News Ankara – Garo Paylan, an Armenian member of the Turkish Parliament, was suspended by the authorities for mentioning “genocide against minorities” in a speech during talks on Constitutional amendments. Paylan is an MP for the pro-Kurdish People’s ...

Syrian girl tweets about new life in Turkey after fleeing Aleppo - 9news.com.au
9news - 2017-01-17 02:40

Fears Grow Turkey Is Getting Sucked into Syrian Conflict
Voanews - 2017-01-17 02:40

Syria War: Rebels To Attend Peace Talks Backed By Russia, Turkey In Kazakhstan
Ibtimes - 2017-01-17 02:40

Turkey’s parliament backs constitutional changes in preliminary vote
Orient News - 2017-01-17 02:02

Bomb blast kills 3 Turkish policemen in Diyarbakir south of Turkey
Orient News - 2017-01-17 02:02

Belligerent Turkey Terrorizes Westchester Mother And Daughter « CBS New York
Cbslocal - 2017-01-17 01:34

Turkish police detain another pro-Kurdish district mayor | Turkey Purge
Turkeypurge - 2017-01-17 00:46

Two cultural activists from Kermanshan were abducted in Turkey
Rojikurd - 2017-01-17 00:09
Security forces in Turkey have abducted two Cultural activists from Kermanshan. Currently there is no news of the fate of the activists. Mirovayeti stated that the security forces in Mardin of Turkey abducted two activists of Kermanshan. The names of thes ...

Two Blasts Hit Kurdish South-east Turkey
Rojikurd - 2017-01-17 00:09
Two separate explosions occured in the Kurdish south-east Turkey which killed and wounded a number of people. Three police officers have lost their lives and three others were wounded by a roadside bomb in Sur district of the Kurdish province of Diyarbaki ...

Blast targeting police in southeast Turkey kills 4 officers
Daily Mail - 2017-01-16 21:52
ISTANBUL (AP) — A roadside bomb in a pre-dominantly Kurdish city in southeast Turkey on Monday killed four policemen and wounded two others, according to the... ...

'Intelligence organisation' involved in nightclub attack: Turkey deputy PM | Middle East Eye
Middleeasteye - 2017-01-16 21:47

HDP demands answers over strip-search of Kurdish kids by Turkey police
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-16 21:23
Screenshot of a video that shows a strip search of kids by allegedly Turkish forces in the city of Diyarbakir. ...

Turkey obstructing aid, baby formula and diapers for Kurdish children: HDP deputy
Kurdish Question - 2017-01-16 21:12
Turkey obstructing aid, baby formula and diapers for Kurdish children: HDP deputy ...

Turkey arrests Iranian Kurdish writers
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-16 19:37
Demonstrators scuffle with riot police during a protest against the arrest of pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) lawmakers, in Ankara, Turkey, Nov. 4, 2016. (Photo: Reuters) ...

These three charts will help you understand Turkey's recent terrorist attacks | 90.5 WESA
WESA - 2017-01-16 19:03

Terror, Trump and nationalism complicating Turkey's economic recovery - World - CBC News
CBC - 2017-01-16 19:03

Turkey blasts claimed by Kurdish militants; country mourns
Canoracourier - 2017-01-16 18:44

Istanbul Nightclub Attack Involved Intelligence Organization: Turkey - NBC News
Nbcnews - 2017-01-16 15:58

Turkey-affiliated gang groups attack Kobanê's Şêxler town from Jarablus
ANF/English - 2017-01-16 15:32
Gang groups affiliated with the Turkish army attacked the town of Şêxler in Kobanê from Jarablus. ...

Media Report: 3 journalists killed, 299 detained, 80 arrested in 3 months
ANF/English - 2017-01-16 15:32
Turkey experiences the worst days of the history of its press, according to the quarterly Media Report of Contemporary Journalists Association’s Ankara Branch. ...

Word 'Kurdistan' sparks debate at Turkey Parliament
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-16 15:23
Turkey's pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) lawmaker Sibel Yigitalp speaking at the Turkish Parliament. (Photo: DHA) ...

Senior Syrian rebel negotiator says will head rebel delegation at peace talks
Waar Media - 2017-01-16 14:25
Waar, Duhok: Syrian rebel negotiator Mohammad Alloush said on Monday he would head the rebel delegation to the peace talks backed by Russia and Turkey in Kazakhastan, saying this was to “neutralize the criminal role ” of Iran in the Syrian conflict. Allou ...

Italian lawyer deported after arriving in Turkey for a law conference
ANF/English - 2017-01-16 13:51
Italian feminist lawyer Spinelli, who arrived in Istanbul, Turkey for a law conference, has been deported. ...

Senior Syrian rebel negotiator says will head rebel delegation at peace talks
Reuters - 2017-01-16 12:47
AMMAN (Reuters) - Syrian rebel negotiator Mohammad Alloush said on Monday he would head the rebel delegation to the peace talks backed by Russia and Turkey in Kazakhastan, saying this was to "neutralize the criminal role " of Iran in the Syrian conflict. ...

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