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Turkey files motion to quash Washington protest attack case

Turkey files motion to quash Washington protest attack case

Al Monitor - 2019-06-25 23:52

Turkey files motion to quash Washington protest attack case - Al Monitor

Turkey sending medicine to ISIS documented

ANF - 2019-07-20 12:57
ANF obtained documents of Turkey sending medicine to gangs like Ahrar al-Sham, Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS. ...

Russia delivers missile system to Turkey in challenge to NATO

Reuters - 2019-07-12 18:03
Russia began delivering an advanced missile defense system to Turkey on Friday, a move expected to trigger U.S. sanctions against a NATO ally and drive a wedge into the heart of the Western military alliance. ...

UK Parliament Motion to condemn Turkish aggression of Kurdistan

ANF - 2019-07-11 08:41
A motion has been tabled in the UK Parliament to express "grave concern at the Turkish state’s intensified aggression against the people and territory of northern Iraq/southern Kurdistan." ...

PKK’s Karayilan: We will not allow Turkey to invade Bashur

ANF - 2019-07-03 14:31
PKK Executive Committee Member Karayilan said the guerrilla have been displaying an effective resistance against Turkey's plans to invade the South, adding: “As long as there is guerrilla resistance, the Turkish state cannot advance as they want to." ...

Kurdistan region and Turkey are working to raise trade exchange to 20 billion dollars

Kurdiu - 2019-07-01 03:15

Skripal poisoning: Third Russian suspect 'commanded attack'

BBC - 2019-06-29 00:51
A Newsnight-Bellingcat investigation maps the movements of a man thought to have directed the attack. ...

Bahrain recalls envoy to Iraq after protest at embassy

Kurdiu - 2019-06-28 16:38

Armenian MP of Turkey: Court decided to keep Osman Kavala hostage

NEWS - 2019-06-27 07:45

US to Attack Iran If It Targets "Anything American": Trump

BAS News - 2019-06-25 22:22
ERBIL - US President Donald Trump warned Iran on Tuesday that it would meet with "great and overwhelming force" if it targets anything belonging to Washington. "Any attack by Iran on anything American will be met with great and overwhelming force. In som ...

Trump says did not send message to Tehran warning of attack

Yahoo - 2019-06-24 21:20

Turkey Says No Truce in Syria After Attack on Its Troops, Urges Russia to Restore Calm | Jewish & Israel News

Algemeiner - 2019-06-24 20:06

Turkey’s ‘Bee-Man’ all abuzz over world record quest

Waar Media - 2019-06-22 14:20
WAAR_DUHOK For a beekeeper in eastern Turkey, being honey to the striped insects is all in a day’s work — and also the quest to set a new world record. So far Abdulvahap Semo has managed to “grow” a “bee beard” weighing a whopping 10 kilograms (22 pounds ...

Kurdistan President to Visit Turkey on Friday

BAS News - 2019-06-21 00:44
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region President Nechirvan Barzani is expected to visit Turkey on Friday to meet with Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan. BasNews has learned from sources that Barzani was officially invited by Erdogan to travel to Ankara. The Tur ...

Analysts Skeptical of Turkey's Vow to Protect Free Speech | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-06-19 06:10

Moody’s downgraded Turkey's rating to B1

ANF - 2019-06-15 11:19
Moody’s downgraded Turkey's rating to B1 from Ba3 and maintained a negative outlook. ...

Turkey comes close to last in 2019 Global Peace Index

ANF - 2019-06-12 16:02
Turkey came in close to last in the 2019 Global Peace Index by the Institute for Economy and Peace (IEP). ...

Turkey’s arms diplomacy

Seth Frantzman - 2019-05-29 14:32
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN Recent reports that Turkey transferred arms to Idlib and armored vehicles to Libya show how Turkey’s diplomacy is also one of arming regional allies. In this […] ...

Iraqi PM to Visit Washington, Tehran Soon

BAS News - 2019-05-28 21:45
ERBIL - Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi is expected to visit Washington and Tehran in the near future in hopes of defusing the tensions between the two countries. Ties between the US and Iran have lately deteriorated drastically while the former ha ...