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Local news for Ankara, Turkey continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Yesterday | The Daily Star

Clash over Kurdish rebel statue in Turkey kills 1

ANKARA, Turkey: Turkey's state news agency says Kurdish protesters clashed with security forces over the removal of a statue of a Kurdish rebel fighter.

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Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Mon Aug 18, 2014

ENR-Engineering News-Record

BL Harbert Picked for $153.5M U.S. Embassy Job in Jordan

The State Dept. has awarded BL Harbert International LLC, Birmingham, Ala., a $153.5-million design-build contract to renovate the U.S. embassy in Amman, Jordan.

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SFGate

Turkey calls German ambassador over spying claims

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Related Topix: Turkey, World News

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Examiner.com

Turkish company guilty of smuggling fake Avastin into US

Turkish nationale Sabahaddin Akman, owner of Ozay Pharnmaceuticals based in Istanbul has pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, in St. Louis, MO to charges of smuggling misbranded and adulterated cancer treatment drugs into the United States.

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Related Topix: Prison, Turkey, World News

Fri Aug 15, 2014

State Department

Press Releases: The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Announces ...

The Department of State's Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations has selected Ennead Architects of New York, New York as the architect for the new U.S. Embassy in Ankara, Turkey.

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Related Topix: Turkey, World News, US Military, US Marine Corps, US News

New York Daily News

Jet Airways plane plunges 5,000 feet as co-pilot checks iPad: report

The Boeing 777-300 suddenly dropped from 34,000 feet to 29,000 feet during a flight from Mumbai to Brussels.

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Related Topix: Ipad, Science / Technology, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Turkey, World News

The Globe and Mail

Turkey's Erdogan says expects to announce new prime minister next week

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses the members of his ruling Justice and Development Party in Ankara, Turkey, Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Jerusalem Post

GALLERY: MDA helps evacuate 18 wounded Turkey-bound Gazans

Magen David Adom cooperated with the Foreign Ministry and the Turkish Red Crescent to transfer wounded to a hospital in Ankara.

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Related Topix: World News, Turkey, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Israel

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Xinhuanet

18 injured Palestinians arrive in Ankara

A Palestinian injured in the Israel i military attacks in Gaza Strip arrives in Ankara, Turkey on Aug. 13, 2014.

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Related Topix: Palestinian Territories, Middle East, World News, Turkey

Switched

New York Times Reporter Is Being Treated In Turkey After Iraq Helicopter Crash

A member of the Iraqi security forces stands guard in central Baghdad on August 13, 2014.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Mashable

How the Islamic State Lures Child Recruits to Fight in Syria and Iraq

ANKARA, Turkey-Yasar's son was only 14 when he left his home in Ankara, Turkey, to join the deadliest group in the Middle East.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Dead two-headed dolphin discovered in Turkey

In this photo of con-joined dolphin taken by gym teacher Tugrul Metin, while he was vacationing during the first few days of August 2014, in the Aegean Sea coastal town of Dikili, Izmir province of Turkey.

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Reuters

Business-News-Schedule at 1230 GMT / 8.30 Am Et

Global stocks bounce after recent sell-offs and core government debt prices fall as markets see a lowered risk of direct conflict between Russia and Ukraine, while Middle East tensions appear less acute.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

The Daily Star

Erdogan wins Turkey's presidential election

ANKARA, Turkey: The head of Turkey's election commission says Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has won the country's first direct presidential election.

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USA Today

Ihsanoglu concedes Turkish presidential vote

Ihsanoglu concedes Turkish presidential vote The main opposition candidate conceded defeat to Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

A look at Turkey's electoral process

In this Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014 photo, Turkish Prime Minister and presidential candidate Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses a business meeting in Ankara, Turkey.

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Related Topix: Turkey, Middle East, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Abdullah Gul

Thu Aug 07, 2014

CNN

How Turkey turned from emerging star to economic mess

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses nomadic Turkish groups in Ankara, Turkey, on Wednesday, August 6. Erdogan is now running for president, and the country will cast its vote on Sunday, August 10. People listen to presidential candidate Selahattin Demirtas, a member of Turkey's main pro-Kurdish party, from an unfinished building ... (more)

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Related Topix: Turkey, World News, Middle East, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Cyprus, Germany

Wed Aug 06, 2014

US News & World Report

Turkey Wakes Up to Islamic State Threat

An inflammatory sermon in Istanbul has made Turkey realize that the Islamic State is a serious threat to its security and stability.

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Related Topix: Turkey, World News, Middle East, Iraq

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Turkish presidential candidate queries ballots

Turkey's main opposition candidate in upcoming presidential election has questioned why electoral authorities are printing millions of extra ballots.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

Alabama Live

Democracy in action in Today in Pictures

Legislators from Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's party and the opposition Nationalist Action Party brawl at the parliament during a debate on whether parliament should open an inquiry into Islamic militants joining the fighting in Iraq and Syria, using Turkey's territory, in Ankara, Turkey, Monday.

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