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Tuesday | The Washington Post

Turkey seeks to boost peace talks with Kurds

Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses his ruling party members at the parliament, a week after he has announced he is running for president, in Ankara, Turkey, Tuesday, July 8, 2014.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Groong

ANKARA: Turkey Denies Claims It Will Open Armenia Border Gate

TURKEY DENIES CLAIMS IT WILL OPEN ARMENIA BORDER GATE Anadolu Agency , Turkey July 4, 2014 Friday Claims that Alican Border Gate between Turkey and Armenia will be opened "do not reflect the truth" says Turkey's Foreign Ministry ANKARA Turkey has denied claims that the border gate between Armenia and Turkey will be opened.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Groong

Diplomatic Protection: Christianity In Ataturk's Capital

DIPLOMATIC PROTECTION: CHRISTIANITY IN ATATURK'S CAPITAL National Catholic Register July 2 2014 by Victor Gaetan Wednesday, July 02, 2014 6:07 PM Comments In Ankara, Turkey's capital city, attending Mass on Sunday requires choosing between several embassies: the Italian, French, and Vatican properties each host Catholic chapels.

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The Fresno Bee

Kurdish leader calls for independence referendum

Massoud Barzani told the region's legislature in a speech Thursday to set up an electoral commission to prepare for "a referendum on self-determination."

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The Charlotte Observer

Report: Turkish truck drivers released in Iraq

ANKARA, Turkey Islamic militants have released some 30 Turkish truck drivers who they captured in Iraq last month, a private news reported Thursday.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Daily Times

Turkey expects results for EU membership from Italy : July 02, 2014,

ANKARA, Turkey The Turkish government wants to see concrete results for its reforms passed as part of its bid to enter the European Union during Italy's EU presidency, said Turk Minister for EU Affairs Mevlut Cavusoglu.

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The Times of Israel

Hamas chief asks Erdogan to help prevent Israel assault on Gaza

Hamas leader KHaled Mashaal, right, is greeted by Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara, Turkey, March 16, 2012 Hamas political leader Khaled Mashaal has again denied his movement's involvement in the killing of three Israeli teenagers on June 12, and tried via the Turkish prime minister to dissuade Israel from launching a massive ... (more)

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Connecticut Post

Turkish PM expected to seek presidential election

In this photo released by the Turkish Presidency Press Office, Turkish President Abdullah Gul, right, and Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan speak during a meeting in Istanbul, Turkey, Sunday, June 29, 2014.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

The York Daily Record

Turkey does not want 'tattered and divided' Iraq

In this Sunday, June 29, 2014 photo, an Iraqi family leave their hometown Mosul, walking towards Irbil, on the outskirts of the northern city of Mosul, Iraq.

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Groong

ANKARA: Turkey criticizes 'anti-Turkish' bill on Christian properties

Anadolu Agency , Turkey June 28, 2014 Saturday Turkey criticizes 'anti-Turkish' bill on Christian properties Turkey says the initiative is 'incongruous with the existing spirit of partnership and alliance' between US and Turkey.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Turkey's secular opposition endorses devout Muslim for president

Turkey's two main secular opposition parties on Sunday formally backed a devout Muslim to challenge an expected bid for the presidency by the country's prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who heads an Islamic-rooted party.

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Related Topix: Turkey, World News, Middle East, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Nationalist Movement Party (Turkey)

Thu Jun 26, 2014

The Daily Star

Erdogan's rival: Keep religion out of politics

Turkey's Presidential candidate Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu and the leader of the Republican People's Party Kemal Kilicdaroglu pose before their meeting in Ankara, Turkey, on June 26, 2014.

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Medical News Today

'Manipulation of intestinal bacteria could offer a new approach to...

People with Type 2 diabetes or obesity have changes in the composition of their intestinal micro-organisms - called the gut microbiota - that healthy people do not have, researchers from Turkey have found.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Bloomberg

Former Economy Minister Zafer Caglayan in Ankara, Turkey on May 5.

As the minister in charge of Turkey 's $800 billion economy in 2013, Zafer Caglayan was facing a series of numbers that didn't bode well for coming elections.

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Mon Jun 23, 2014

Drugs.com

Gut Microbes Differ in Obese or Diabetic People, Study Finds

MONDAY June 23, 2014, 2014 -- Obese people and those with type 2 diabetes have lower levels of common types of "good" intestinal bacteria than healthy people, a new study reveals.

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Sun Jun 22, 2014

Indybay.org

Laborfest: Turkish Labor Movies

FilmWorks United International Working Class Film & Video Festival The Southeast of Ankara -Trailer Direcotor - Yonetmen, 2013 Turkey The families of those immigrated for various reasons live in the four edge districts of Ankara which are located in the boundaries of Cankaya.

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Fri Jun 20, 2014

Groong

AAA: Assembly Interns Raise Armenian American Issues at the 5th...

Armenian Assembly of America News 1334 G Street, N.W., Suite 200 Washington, D.C. 20005 Tel: 393-3434 Fax: 638-4904 E-mail: aaapress@gmail.com Web: http://armenianassembly.tumblr.com/ Armenian Assembly Interns Raise Armenian American Issues at the 5th Annual Middle East Institute Conference on Turkey By Mariam Pashayan, Crystal Densmore and Lena ... (more)

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Wed Jun 18, 2014

UAport

Report: 60 foreign construction workers seized by Islamic militants in Iraq

The private Dogan news agency said Wednesday militants of the Islamic State

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KWWL-TV Waterloo

1980 coup leaders given life sentences in Turkey

A stay-the-course message is expected from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday after it ends a two-day policy meeting.

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Tue Jun 17, 2014

Journalgazette.net

Turkey evacuates staff from consulate in Basra, Iraq

ANKARA, Turkey The Turkish foreign minister says Turkey has evacuated staff from its consulate in the southern Iraqi city of Basra over a deteriorating security situation.

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