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  1. Turkish FM: UN must unite to tackle polarizationRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Turkish Daily News

    Turkey's Foreign Minister MevlA1 4t A avuAYoAYlu urged the UN on Nov. 19 to unite to counter hatred and polarization around the world. A avuAYoAYlu spoke at the opening of the 8th Global Forum of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations , an initiative created in 2005 by the late former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan, and co-sponsored by Turkey and Spain.

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  2. Report: Saudi crown prince to attend G-20 summitRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | The Republic

    Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will attend the Group of 20 summit in Buenos Aires later this month, Saudi media reported Monday. It would be the crown prince's first trip abroad after the Oct. 2 slaying of writer Jamal Khashoggi in the kingdom's Istanbul consulate, and would bring him face to face with world leaders from the U.S., Turkey, Canada and European countries, among others.

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  3. Putin visits Turkey to inaugurate undersea gas pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

    Istanbul, Nov 19 : The Russian President was received by his Turkish counterpart on Monday to officially inaugurate the TurkStream undersea natural gas pipeline which is expected to bring Russian gas through the Black Sea to Turkey and on to Europe from next year. Vladimir Putin joined Recep Tayyip Erdogan for a ceremony at the Istanbul Congress Centre to mark the completion of the offshore section of the pipeline, reports Efe news.

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  4. Alleged Khashoggi killers discussed plot minutes before he arrived: Turkish officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KXL-AM Portland

    ... have another recording, taken at a location apart from the Saudi consulate or the Saudi consular residence where Turkey previously claimed Khashoggi's body had been taken. The official claimed the other recording contains conversations which shed ...

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  5. Erdogan's Khashoggi Focus Seen as Double StandardRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Voice of America

    Yasin Aktay, an adviser to Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, speaks during an event organized to mark the 40th day of the death of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, in Istanbul, Nov. 11, 2018. As Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is pressing for answers in the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who was allegedly killed in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul last month, some analysts are pointing to the dozens of journalists currently kept in Turkish prisons as proof of a double standard.

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  6. Putin and Erdogan mark key phase in natural gas pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Republic

    ... and said the final leg of the "historic project" had been reached. The lines are expected to supply Russian gas to Turkey and European markets through Turkish territories. Together, the two 930-kilometer (578-mile) underwater lines, along with the ...

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  7. The Latest: Post urges independent probe in columnist slayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... do not resolve questions about the fate of the writer who was killed Oct. 2 inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey. Ryan says in a statement that the Saudi investigation has "been an effort to shield those ultimately responsible for this ...

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  8. Infighting Reported Among Turkey-backed Rebels in AfrinRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Voice of America

    ... their homes because of fierce fighting and shelling. They can't even get food and other daily needs," Bezar added. Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army soldiers celebrate around a statue of Kawa, a mythology figure in Kurdish culture as they prepare to ...

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  9. Saudi king praises his son, Mohammed bin Salman, but says nothing about Khashoggi killingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... MBS. A mild critic who refused to call himself a dissident, Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, last month. His death has become the kingdom's biggest crisis since 19 hijackers, 15 of them with Saudi passports, carried ...

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  10. Putin mulls Russian response to US exit from nuclear pactRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WMC-TV Memphis

    Russian President Vladimir Putin listens to Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, during an event marking the completion of one of the phases of the Turkish Stream natural gas pipeline, in Istanbul, Monday, Nov. 19, 2018. The two 930-kilometer lines when finished are expected to carry 31.5 billion cubic meters of Russian natural gas annually to European markets, through Turkish territories.

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  11. Putin says Russia will retaliate if US quits nuclear arms control treaty - agenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday the Kremlin would retaliate if the United States withdrew from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty, Russian news agencies reported. FILE PHOTO - Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a ceremony to mark the completion of the sea part of the TurkStream gas pipeline, in Istanbul, Turkey November 19, 2018.

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  12. Turkish Press: 'Armenian claims on 1915 meant to meet identity needs'Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Groong

    The allegations of a so-called Armenian genocide were made not just to paint Turks and Turkey as villains but also to bolster the Armenians' sense of identity, according to a political scientist who has studied the issue in-depth. "Allegations of genocide are not simply thrown about to demonize Turks and Turkey, but rather as a means of meeting the demands of Armenian identity," Brendon J. Cannon, an associate professor at Khalifa University in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates , told Anadolu Agency on Monday.   Cannon, who wrote a book on the subject, said that the Armenian diaspora has built an identity around their claims about the 1915 events, so much so that they see research into these events as a kind of "denial."

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  13. Challenges for Pakistan -- Relations with the U.S., Afghanistan, China, Iran and Religious ExtremistsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    ... Dr. Sami Al-Arian, Director and Public Affairs Professor at the Center for Islam and Global affairs, Istanbul, Turkey and Dr. Mohammad Marandi, Professor of Literature and Orientalism, University of Tehran, Iran. The relationship between the Trump ...

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  14. Report Saudi crown prince to attend G-20 summitRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | My Mother Lode

    Saudi media are reporting that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will attend the upcoming Group of 20 summit in Buenos Aires later this month. It would be the first trip abroad for the crown prince after the Oct. 2 slaying of writer Jamal Khashoggi in the kingdom's Istanbul consulate, and would bring him face to face with world leaders from the U.S., Turkey and European countries.

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  15. Putin and Erdogan mark key phase in natural gas pipeline Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Fox 23

    ... and said the final leg of the "historic project" had been reached. The lines are expected to supply Russian gas to Turkey and European markets through Turkish territories. Together, the two 930-kilometer (578-mile) underwater lines, along with the ...

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  16. UPDATE 3-Berlin imposes travel ban, arms freeze over Khashoggi killingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Reuters

    Germany banned 18 Saudis suspected of involvement in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi from much of Europe on Monday and moved to halt all arms sales to Saudi Arabia. FILE PHOTO: A demonstrator holds a poster with a picture of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi outside the Saudi Arabia consulate in Istanbul, Turkey October 25, 2018.

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  17. Germany bans Khashoggi murder suspects from much of EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    A demonstrator holds a poster with a picture of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi outside the Saudi Arabia consulate in Istanbul, Turkey on October 25, 2018. File Photo: Reuters Germany has issued entry bans for 18 Saudi citizens suspected of involvement in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Riyadh's Istanbul consulate, effectively banning them from the European Union's passport-free Schengen zone.

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  18. ALLIES: Erdogan vows to crush US allies in Syria. "The Turks are ...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Instapundit

    ... much in place and may have become more intractable after [US Syria envoy James] Jeffrey effectively gave notice to Turkey that it will have to come to terms with the US-YPG/PYD alliance." The PYD is the Syrian Kurdish Democratic Union Party. Turkish ...

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  19. Turkey: Government Arrests 14 in Crackdown on Academics and ActivistsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Democracy Now

    In Turkey, fourteen academics and activists were detained Friday over the 2013 anti-government protests in Istanbul's Gezi Park. They included the board members of a cultural organization founded by philanthropist Osman Kavala.

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  20. The Latest: Spanish PM talks migration in 1st Morocco visitRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... he was "a bit surprised" because conservative lawmakers already discussed the pact at length and broadly endorsed it. Turkey's coast guard says it rescued 40 migrants stuck on an island after they attempted the crossing to Greece. In a statement ...

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