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Armenian patriarch in Turkey, Mesrob II, dies at 62 | The Seattle Times

Armenian patriarch in Turkey, Mesrob II, dies at 62 | The Seattle Times

Seattletimes - 2019-06-03 16:44

Armenian patriarch in Turkey, Mesrob II, dies at 62 | The Seattle Times - Seattletimes

KCDK-E: Don’t vacation in Turkey, don’t be a party to war

ANF - 2019-06-20 15:05
KCDK-E issued a call to boycott tourism in Turkey and said, “Tourism is at the top of the list of revenue feeding the war.” ...

Armenian Patriarch In Turkey Dies At 62

Rferl - 2019-06-10 22:05

Poor Security in Iraq Prevents IPDs from Returning: Christian Leader

BAS News - 2019-06-10 00:06
ERBIL - The leader of the Syriac Orthodox Church Patriarch Ignatius Aphrem II has argued that the poor security situation in Iraq has prevented the displaced Christians from returning to their places of origin. The Patriarch made the comments during a pr ...

Nûçe Ciwan agency closed once again in Turkey and Bakur Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-06-09 08:37
Nûçe Ciwan agency confirmed in a written statement to have been banned for the 33rd time in Turkey and Bakur Kurdistan. ...

Turkey says it has ‘neutralized’ 43 Kurdish PKK militants in Iraqi Kurdistan

E-Kurd - 2019-06-08 22:03
ISTANBUL,— Turkey’s Defence Ministry said on Saturday a total of 43 members of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) had been “neutralized” as part of an operation Ankara launched in Iraqi Kurdistan region 13 days ago. The Turkish military launched what it ...

Armenian patriarch in Turkey, Mesrob II, dies at 62

Dailyherald - 2019-06-08 10:41

Internet freedom declined in Turkey under Erdoğan

ANF - 2019-06-07 09:00
Internet freedom, said the Freedom House report, “declined in Turkey under the authoritarian tenure of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. ...

“Kurdish Struggle” panel discussion at British Parliament

ANF - 2019-06-06 12:23
A panel discussion titled “The Kurdish People’s Struggle for Democracy in Turkey” was held at the British Parliament. ...

Armenian Patriarch of Turkey Mesrob Mutafyan Loses His Life - english

Bianet - 2019-06-05 13:22

London panel to discuss Kurdish struggle for democracy in Turkey

ANF - 2019-06-04 09:17
A panel discussion entitled ‘Kurdish Struggle for Democracy in Turkey’ will take place today in London. ...

Trump says US will hurt Turkey economically if it hits Kurds | The Seattle Times

Seattletimes - 2019-05-31 12:44

Armenian patriarch in Turkey, Mesrob II, dies at 62 | National Post

Nationalpost - 2019-05-29 13:22

Armenian patriarch in Turkey, Mesrob II, dies at 62 | WPXI

WPXI - 2019-05-27 13:03

Kurdish prisoners, activists end hunger strike in Turkey after Ocalan’s call: statement

E-Kurd - 2019-05-26 15:47
ANKARA,— Thousands of Kurdish prisoners and activists in Turkey ended their hunger strike against the conditions of jailed militant Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan, their representative told pro-Kurdish media on Sunday. “After the call… we are ending our ...

Abdul-Mahdi Lands in Turkey

BAS News - 2019-05-15 20:08
ERBIL - Iraqi PM Adil Abdul-Mahdi has arrived in Turkey to discuss several regional and international issues with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, state media reported on Wednesday. Abdul-Mahdi was received by Erdogan in an official ceremony at the presid ...

Turkey’s Armenian Patriarch Mesrob Mutafyan dies at age 63 | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-05-13 00:28