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Crisis-hit companies, businesses in Turkey seek more stimulus - GulfToday

Crisis-hit companies, businesses in Turkey seek more stimulus - GulfToday

Gulftoday - 2019-08-04 17:22

Crisis-hit companies, businesses in Turkey seek more stimulus - GulfToday - Gulftoday

Emine Bulut: Anger in Turkey over mother's murder

BBC - 2019-08-24 00:52
Emine Bulut, 38, was stabbed to death in a cafe in Turkey by her ex-husband in front of her child. ...

Guerrillas hit Turkish soldiers in Gever and Uludere

ANF - 2019-08-10 16:51
Guerrilla forces continue inflicting blows on the Turkish invasion army in Kurdistan territory. ...

Turkey: 31 women murdered in July, 245 in the first 7 months

ANF - 2019-08-08 09:24
According to a report by the Stop Femicide Platform, 31 women were murdered in Turkey in July, and 245 women in the first seven months of the year. ...

Swiss terrorist in SDF custody: I want to be tried in Turkey

ANF - 2019-08-07 11:42
ISIS jihadist Daniel Demage from Switzerland is in SDF custody. The Swiss terrorist, listed as one of the most dangerous ISIS members, gave an interview to the ANHA news agency. ...

Turkey Will Reopen European Migrant Crisis Unless Turks Allowed in EU

Thenewamerican - 2019-08-07 00:17

After sharp rate cut, Turkey's crisis-hit companies seek more stimulus - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-08-04 17:22

20 Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with PKK in Turkey’s Kurdish southeast: HPG

E-Kurd - 2019-08-04 00:08
DIYARBAKIR-AMED, Turkey Kurdistan,— Twenty Turkish soldiers were killed in clashes with Kurdish militants belonging to the Kurdistan Workers’ Party PKK in Turkish Kurdistan in the southeast of the country, HPG, the military wing of PKK said in a statemen ...

Ebola crisis: Second case confirmed in DR Congo border city of Goma

BBC - 2019-07-31 00:28
The confirmation in the city of Goma raises fears the illness could spread. ...

Recession in Turkey may spell the end for Erdogan - Turkey - Israel News | Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-07-30 01:06

Van carrying migrants crashes in Turkey; 10 killed - Khaleej Times

Khaleejtimes - 2019-07-30 01:06

Are Catholic politicians in Washington doing more harm than good? [Video]

Yahoo - 2019-07-29 02:08

OGI: 152 journalists are imprisoned in Turkey

ANF - 2019-07-24 15:19
The Free Journalists Initiative (OGI) pointed out that there are 152 journalists in prisons in Turkey and said: “Journalists work under duress by the government.” OGI called for the cases against journalists to be dismissed. ...

Access to almost 55,000 websites blocked in Turkey in 2018

ANF - 2019-07-22 13:15
The report shows that prior to 2018, access to a total of 190,922 domain names and websites were blocked in Turkey. ...

Call to boycott tourism in Turkey after racist mob attack

ANF - 2019-07-20 11:25
People in South Kurdistan issued a call to boycott holidaying in Turkey after racist mob attack in the Black Sea. ...

Iraqi Kurdish tourists beaten, arrested in Turkey for posing with Kurdistan flag

E-Kurd - 2019-07-20 06:09
HEWLÊR-Erbil, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Iraqi Kurdish tourists were beaten by a group of locals in Turkey’s Trabzon province bordering the Black Sea on Thursday. Nine people were detained then released by Turkish authorities on Friday. Immediately, Kurds ...

Who can and cannot say ‘Kurdistan’ in Turkey: a guide

E-Kurd - 2019-07-16 21:36
ISTANBUL,— The word “Kurdistan” was censored in the Turkish translation of Paulo Coelho’s book, “Eleven Minutes”. What is always most dangerous is that Kurds saying “Kurdistan.” So, what happens when you say the word in Turkey? A five-member Iraqi Kurdis ...

Book censoring ‘Kurdistan’ word to be pulled off the shelves in Turkey

E-Kurd - 2019-07-15 15:41
ISTANBUL,— After it has been revealed that the word “Kurdistan” was censored in the Turkish translation of Paulo Coelho’s book Eleven Minutes, the Can Publishing House in Turkey has announced that the book will be pulled off the shelves. Saadet Özen tran ...

Human Rights in Turkey discussed at UN

ANF - 2019-07-13 10:50
The International Union for the Protection of Rights and Freedoms (AIDL) promoted a conference titles ”Prisons in Turkey, Human Rights and Torture crimes" at the United Nations (UN) building in Geneva. ...

Torture in Turkey: "Violence is legitimized by the state"

ANF - 2019-07-07 12:53
Human rights lawyer and activist Eren Keskin comments on the rise in torture incidents in Turkey for ANF. According to her, it is clear that the state legitimizes this violence. ...