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Turkey’s Strongman Weakened by Municipal Election Reversal - WhoWhatWhyWhowhatwhy - 2019-04-25 15:45
Prostitution through Turkey in AfrinANF - 2019-04-25 13:40
The invading Turkish state has accelerated the implementation of prostitution and drugs in Afrin as well as turning citizens into spies in recent months. ...
Turkey crisis puts fears into emerging marketsTelegraph - 2019-04-25 13:09
Trump called for plan to remove all US diplomats from Turkey in frustration over detention of American pastor - ABC NewsGO - 2019-04-25 12:57
104th anniversary of Turkey’s founding evil | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-04-25 12:46
HDP Demir: The entire Turkey is suffering from isolationANF - 2019-04-25 12:09
Esengül Demir, HDP Istanbul Provincial co-chair, said that the repression against the mothers cannot not be met with silence. ...
European Court's rejection of Turkey judges is unprecedented | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-04-25 11:31
Turkey detains suspect believed planning to attack ANZAC service: policeReuters - 2019-04-25 09:43
Turkish authorities have arrested a suspected Islamic State member they believe was planning to attack a World War One commemoration at Gallipoli attended by hundreds of Australians and New Zealanders, police said on Wednesday. ...
Collapse of rule of law in Erdoğan’s Turkey | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-04-25 08:20
Turkey rejects Trump’s characterization of 1915 incidents as ‘Meds Yeghern’Gulan Media - 2019-04-25 08:13
Trump says US will hurt Turkey economically if it hits KurdsYahoo - 2019-04-25 07:39
Turkey's Erdogan says he plans to change Hagia Sophia's title from museum to mosque - ReutersReuters - 2019-04-25 02:57
Detainees dine on lamb, turkeyNewsday - 2019-04-25 02:57
Commentary: Attack on main opposition leader a harbinger of chaos in Turkey – Nordic MonitorNordicmonitor - 2019-04-25 01:42
Donald Trump attempts political satire in Thanksgiving turkey pardon – video | US news | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2019-04-25 00:21
Devastating effect on Turkey as US thwarts Iran oil sales | USA News | Al JazeeraAljazeera - 2019-04-25 00:21
Turkey continues to freeze Kurds out of Syria peace talksAl Monitor - 2019-04-25 00:18
A dangerous vortex in Turkey | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-04-24 16:25
The Pentagon clarifies: the SDF and Turkey are not talking to each other | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-04-24 16:25
Russia to start deliveries of S-400 to Turkey in July: IfaxYahoo - 2019-04-24 16:00
Turkey detains suspect believed planning to attack ANZAC service: policeYahoo - 2019-04-24 15:34
EPP top candidate Weber: Turkey will never be member of the EU | CRYPTO COIN DISCOVERYCcdiscovery - 2019-04-24 15:02
Kurds to rally in Turkey ahead of key local elections | FOX13Fox13memphis - 2019-04-24 14:36
Kurds to rally in Turkey ahead of key local electionsCitynews1130 - 2019-04-24 13:14
Turkey Slams US as Tensions Escalate Over Iranian SanctionsVoanews - 2019-04-24 11:44
EuroLeague: Fenerbahce Beko Take Lead Against ZalgirisWaar Media - 2019-04-24 10:42
WAAR_DUHOK Turkey’s Istanbul-based basketball giants Fenerbahce Beko upset Zalgiris Kaunas 66-57, claiming a 2-1 lead against their Lithuanian opponents in an away game in Turkish Airlines EuroLeague quarterfinal playoffs late Tuesday. Fenerbahce Beko’s ...
Kurds to rally in Turkey ahead of key local elections | FOX23Fox23 - 2019-04-24 10:15
Turkey’s political crisis escalates after mob attack on CHP leader - World Socialist Web SiteWSWS - 2019-04-24 08:42
‘Turkey should drop charges against Ünker’ – Casa to Turkish Ambassador - NewsbookNewsbook - 2019-04-24 06:06
2020 candidates line up behind Armenian genocide bill as US-Turkey relations plummetAl Monitor - 2019-04-24 00:30
Turkey to Find Alternative if US Refuses F-35 Deal: Turkish FMBAS News - 2019-04-24 00:05
ERBIL - Turkey will find an alternative to meet its needs if the US refuses to supply the F-35 fighter jets, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Tuesday. "Why do we buy the S-400 [air defense systems]? Because we have an urgent need for an air defe ...
Diversionary move? Turkey accuses two Palestinians of ‘spying’ for UAE | AWThearabweekly - 2019-04-23 23:00
REVIEW - Children Gain Power In Turkey For 1 Day - UrduPointUrdupoint - 2019-04-23 23:00
Turkey's sole communist mayor promises small steps to socialism - ReutersReuters - 2019-04-23 22:11
Turkey’s electoral commission keeps public guessing over Istanbul resultAl Monitor - 2019-04-23 22:11
Buying Russian Weapons May Come At A Heavy Price For Turkey - Caspian NewsCaspiannews - 2019-04-23 21:14
Turkey's S-400s will not paint F-35s as enemies when purchased - Turkey | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-04-23 21:14
Turkey & Saudi Arabia's Khashoggi Scuffle is the Pot Calling the Kettle Black | National ReviewNationalreview - 2019-04-23 20:03
Can US convince Turkey to undo 'done deal' with Russia?Al Monitor - 2019-04-23 18:46
100 years after genocide, Armenians in Turkey revive their identity | Public Radio InternationalPRI - 2019-04-23 18:44
Ankara’s Syria-driven turn to Moscow could spur U.S.-Turkey divorce - analyst | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-04-23 17:33
Turkey vs Saudi: the real story behind Khashoggi’s murder | The SpectatorSpectator - 2019-04-23 17:07
Turkey's election board rejects objection for decree-dismissed voters | Devdiscourse NewsDevdiscourse - 2019-04-23 17:07
Turkey council upholds ban on elected pro-Kurdish officials | MEOMiddle East Online - 2019-04-23 15:03
Turkey: 9 detained in opposition leader's assault at funeral :: WRAL.comWRAL - 2019-04-23 15:03
140 villages in Bradost appeal to UN against TurkeyANF - 2019-04-23 13:47
A letterwas sent to the international community, the Iraqi government and the Kurdistan regional government in the name of 140 villages in Southern Kurdistan’s Bradost region demanding the Turkish soldiers leave the region. ...
USDA urged to name turkey brands linked to salmonella outbreak - ABC NewsGO - 2019-04-23 12:37
For 3rd straight year, Turkey jailed more journalists than any other country: Report - ABC NewsGO - 2019-04-23 12:37
Turkey has a long way to go to ensure children's rightsANF - 2019-04-23 08:42
According to the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) the employment participation rate for children in 2018 was 21,1%. ...
Turkey says understands NATO concerns over Russian missile deal - World - Dunya NewsDunyanews - 2019-04-23 07:09
Scapegoats Of Wrath, Subjects Of Benevolence: Turkey’s Minorities Under Erdoğan – Analysis – Eurasia ReviewEurasiareview - 2019-04-23 06:34
Turkey to restore relations with Erbil ahead of Cavusoglu visit: business leadersRûdaw - 2019-04-23 01:07
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu will reportedly visit Erbil next week ...
Export potential: Turkey’s homemade drones could boost local industryDefensenews - 2019-04-23 00:08
Turkey can jail Cumhuriyet staff 'at any minute,' lawyers say - Committee to Protect JournalistsCPJ - 2019-04-22 23:38
Turkey says it 'won't accept' US ending exemptions on Iran oil purchases | The Times of IsraelTimesofisrael - 2019-04-22 19:42
Amid Turkey's pending Russia defense system purchase, some question Trump's ability to push back: Sources - ABC NewsGO - 2019-04-22 19:06
Displaced people of Afrin protest in front of Russian baseANF - 2019-04-22 17:23
Yesterday, thousands of displaced people from Afrin marched to a Russian base in the northern Syrian canton of Shehba and called on Russia to break its silence on the Turkish occupation of Afrin. Russia had enabled Turkey to occupy the canton. ...
“Turkey wants to occupy more areas in northern Syria”ANF - 2019-04-22 16:44
Co-chair of the Kobanê People's Council, Merwa Dirêi, says that the policy of the Turkish state against the Kurds is not new and that Ankara's Neo-Ottoman policy is meant to occupy more areas in northern Syria. ...
Russia Has Won the Information War in Turkey – Foreign PolicyForeignpolicy - 2019-04-22 15:30
Turkey: 9 detained in opposition leader's assault at funeralYahoo - 2019-04-22 15:06
Turkey's AKP candidate declares victory in Istanbul, opposition says prematureYahoo - 2019-04-22 14:47
Turkey detains nine people over attack on main opposition leader - ReutersReuters - 2019-04-22 14:43
[PICTURE] Turkey Detains Four PKK Fighters in Sinjar: ReportBAS News - 2019-04-22 14:26
ERBIL — Turkish forces have arrested and taken to Turkey four members of the Kurdistan Worker’s Party (PKK), said a source. The PKK fighters were identified by the state-run Anadolu Agency by first initials only: V.K. (34), M.K. (21), A.O. (20) and K.I. ...
Macron assures Kurdish envoy for support against jihadists, Turkey condemns move | Devdiscourse NewsDevdiscourse - 2019-04-22 14:08
Arrests after attack on main opposition leader in Turkey | Turkey News | Al JazeeraAljazeera - 2019-04-22 14:06
S-400 purchase leaves Turkey’s NATO future in limbo - analyst | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-04-22 13:08
Turkey's ruling party comes under fire on social media over attack against opposition leader | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-04-22 09:48
US, Turkey set for negotiations on fate of Kurds | WJACWjactv - 2019-04-22 06:24
How women who’ve left Turkey are helping those left behind | Public Radio InternationalPRI - 2019-04-22 06:09
A Craze for Atatürk Gives New Cachet to Turkey’s Founding Father - WSJWSJ - 2019-04-21 18:28
Turkey’s CHP leader attacked at Ankara funeralRûdaw - 2019-04-21 17:10
“Kick out PKK parties!” chanted an angry crowd ...
Turkey's main opposition leader escapes lynch mob - live updates | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-04-21 16:59
Bolton leaves Turkey on sour note over Trump’s Syria plans – POLITICOPolitico - 2019-04-21 15:58
Baghdad Summit Concludes With Stress On Iraq’s UnityWaar Media - 2019-04-21 13:23
WAAR_DUHOK The Baghdad summit of parliaments of neighboring countries of Iraq on Saturday concluded with a final declaration stressing the stability of the country. Turkey’s parliament speaker Mustafa Sentop also attended the Baghdad summit which brought ...
Electoral democracy in Turkey died on June, 7 2015, not today | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-04-21 12:23
Trump threat to 'decimate Turkey economically' if they attack Kurds | Daily Mail OnlineDailymail - 2019-04-21 12:14
Thousands join in Istanbul protest in support for Turkey hunger strikers | The Japan TimesJapantimes - 2019-04-21 12:14
Trump discussed Khashoggi response with Turkey's Erdogan: White House official - ReutersReuters - 2019-04-21 08:23
Turkey mulling options to resolve 'unprecedented' S-400 crisis with US | Middle East EyeMiddleeasteye - 2019-04-21 06:20
Turkey condemns Macron's meeting with YPGGulan Media - 2019-04-21 03:55
Have Turkey's Elections Produced a Challenger to Erdogan?Foreignaffairs - 2019-04-20 23:33
Egyptians in Turkey take part in referendum on constitution - Egypt TodayEgypttoday - 2019-04-20 17:01
Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with Kurdish PKK: ministryE-Kurd - 2019-04-20 16:25
ISTANBUL,— Four Turkish soldiers were killed on Friday in clashes with Kurdish fighters from from Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) near the border with Iraqi Kurdistan, Turkey’s Defence Ministry said on Saturday. Demiroren News Agency said a military base h ...
Ten Turkish Soldiers Killed, Injured in Clash with PKKBAS News - 2019-04-20 15:53
ERBIL — Turkish soldiers and fighters of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) clashed once again on Friday in the border areas between Turkey and Kurdistan Region, which resulted in killing of at least four Turkish troops. According to an official statemen ...
Jailed Kurdish politician says election result is a response to one-man rule in Turkey | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-04-20 15:42
Turkey will enter Syria's Manbij if U.S. doesn't remove YPG fighters, Erdogan says - ReutersReuters - 2019-04-20 15:05
113 Years Old, Brazilian chooses Turkey’s CappadociaWaar Media - 2019-04-20 14:42
WAAR_DUHOK Well past 100, a centenarian from Brazil decided this year to celebrate her birthday Turkish style, among the fabled fairy chimneys of Cappadocia. Born in 1906, Cacilda Marilia Do Nascimento lives in Manaus in northern Brazil. After seeing the ...
Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with PKK: ministryReuters - 2019-04-20 11:43
Four Turkish soldiers were killed on Friday in clashes with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) near the border with Iraq, Turkey's Defence Ministry said on Saturday. ...
Demirtaş, Washington Post’a yazdı: Erdoğan seçim yenilgisinden ders almalı | "I’m in prison. But my party still scored big in Turkey’s elections."WDR - 2019-04-20 09:48
"HDP’liler ve Kürtler her zaman barışa hazır olacak. Toplumumuzun tüm kesimlerini bir araya getirerek, güçlü bir demokrasiye ve ekonomiye sahip bir ülke yaratacağız. 31 Mart seçimleri bize yolu gösterdi." | Selahattin Demirtas is an ex-member of the Turki ...
Turkey angered by Macron’s meeting with Syrian KurdsE-Kurd - 2019-04-20 09:18
PARIS,— French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday hosted representatives of the Kurdish-led force that defeated Islamic State (IS) extremists in Syria, drawing a sharp rebuke from Turkey’s foreign ministry. Macron assured the Kurdish envoys of French su ...
Turkey train crash: At least nine dead in Ankara - BBC NewsBBC - 2019-04-20 06:26
Turkey needs varied voices in democracy to stop crises: DemirtasRûdaw - 2019-04-20 06:11
"We believe that these elections have shown the way forward ...
Watchdog concerned with press freedom in Iran, Iraq, Syria, TurkeyRûdaw - 2019-04-20 06:11
Norway, Finland and Sweden topped the list ...
Turkey says Trump working on extraditing wanted cleric Gulen - ReutersReuters - 2019-04-20 02:18
U.S. is hopeful Turkey will abandon S-400s following Albayrak visit - Pentagon | AhvalAhvalnews - 2019-04-20 01:33
Turkey arrests suspected UAE spies in IstanbulBBC - 2019-04-20 01:23
Turkey is investigating links between the suspected spies and the murder of Jamal Khashoggi. ...