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  1. Turkey's Erdogan is all over East JerusalemRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... merchants on Khan al-Zeit street point to once-crumbling masonry patched up by the Erdogan government, and praise Turkey for its handouts to the poor. Perceived as one of the few Muslim leaders still championing the Palestinian cause, Erdogan's ...

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  2. Top 15 exciting places and activities in TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Turkish Daily News

    For lovers of adrenaline sports and wildlife activities, Turkey presents a number of breathtaking options. Click through for the full list with a bonus in the end... 1. Climbing Mount AAYrA - The highest mountain in Turkey has a vast view of Turkey, Iran and Armenia.

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  3. 19 active soldiers arrested over suspected FETO linksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Turkish Daily News

    A total of 19 suspects were arrested in counterterrorism operations across Turkey for their alleged links to the Fethullahist Terror Organization , the terrorist group behind 2016 defeated coup attempt in Turkey, police sources said Sept. 22. FETA- and its U.S.-based leader Fetullah Gulen orchestrated the defeated coup of July 15, 2016, which left 251 people martyred and nearly 2,200 injured.

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  4. Investors worry about defaults, refinancing at Turkish banksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Times of Oman

    Turkish Treasury and Finance Minister Berat Albayrak speaks during a presentation to announce medium-term economic programme in Istanbul, Turkey on September 20, 2018. Mehmet Acar/Presidential Press Office/Handout via Reuters Turkish Treasury and Finance Minister Berat Albayrak speaks during a presentation to announce medium-term economic programme in Istanbul, Turkey on September 20, 2018.

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  5. Turks to patrol with U.S. in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NWAonline

    Turkey will soon conduct joint patrols with U.S. forces in the strategic northern Syrian town of Manbij, once a stronghold of the Islamic State group, a top Turkish official said on Friday. The announcement came as Turkey's Defense Ministry said in a Friday statement that the borders of Idlib's demilitarized zone were determined in a meeting with their Russian counterparts during a three-day meeting.

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  6. Turkey, Germany vow to boost economic tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Turkish Daily News

    Turkey and Germany on Sept. 21 pledged to forge closer economic and strategic ties following a high-level meeting of their finance, economy and energy ministers in Berlin.

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  7. China treats Uighur kids as 'orphans' after parents seizedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... father to 5 children and a poet and writer from Kashgar, China, works on an autobiography at his home in Istanbul, Turkey. He fled China in August 2013 and hasn't seen his children since then. In October 2015, his wife was arrested after he sent his ...

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  8. Russia's Bitter Reality Check in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The St. Petersburg Times

    President Vladimir Putin and Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan met in the southern Russian city of Sochi this week to try to find a solution to the Idlib problem. Exactly what to do with the province in northern Syria, which is the last stronghold of rebels opposed to President Bashar Assad, has also been a sticking point between his allies, Russia, Iran and Turkey.

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  9. Adana Film Festival celebrates 25th yearRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Turkish Daily News

    ... for the best director and 20,000 liras for the best actor and best actress. During the festival, selected films from Turkey will be shown. There will also be talks, exhibitions, award ceremonies and concerts throughout the festival.

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  10. Open Forum: September 22, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Catallaxy

    That much is clear after the 25-year-old Bangladeshi student pleaded guilty to terrorism over the stabbing attack on a Melbourne nurse who had opened his home to her, as he slept next to his five-year-old daughter one day later. "I had to do it a it could have been anyone, it's not specifically him," Shoma had told police in a statement read out in court of her decision to target Roger Singaravelu in the February 9 A attack.

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  11. Austrian journalist formally arrested in Turkey on political charges, lawyer saysRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    An Austrian journalist detained in Turkey 10 days ago has been formally arrested on political charges, along with two Turkish citizens, their attorney told CNN on Friday. An Austrian journalist detained in Turkey 10 days ago has been formally arrested on political charges, along with two Turkish citizens, their attorney told CNN on Friday.

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  12. Euro 2024 study: Human rights concern in Turkey, not GermanyRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    A week before the 2024 European Championship hosting vote, UEFA expressed concern on Friday about Turkey's human rights record and logistics, while raising no significant issues with Germany's proposals in an evaluation of the two bids. Turkey has taken an increasingly repressive direction under Recep Tayyip Erdogan's presidency and European football's governing body is troubled by the lack of proposals "to ensure the protection of human rights" at the 24-nation flagship tournament.

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  13. U.S. Weighs Next Steps as Syria's Civil War Enters Climactic PhaseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The New York Times

    ... is almost no chance that rebel groups will topple him or change the course of the war. But this week, Russia and Turkey proposed a demilitarized zone to stop a military offensive that Mr. Assad had planned against Idlib Province, the last major ...

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  14. Dangers, Opportunities for Turkey in Idlib Deal, Analysts SayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Voice of America

    A Turkish military armored vehicle patrols on the border line located opposite the Syrian town of Atimah, Idlib province, in this picture taken from Reyhanli, Hatay province, Turkey Oct. 10, 2017. Ankara is signaling its readiness to use force against radical groups in the Syrian Idlib enclave as part of a deal struck with Moscow, which has been pressuring the Turkish government to comply with terms of an accord made between the Russian and Turkish presidents.

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  15. After Albayrak's economy programme, investor concern turns to Turkey's banksRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Reuters

    Investors had hoped Turkey would announce a sweeping plan to help its banks when Finance Minister Berat Albayrak rolled out a new economic program this week. What they got fell far short of that.

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  16. Turkey court keeps Austrian student in jail on terror chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... previously published articles on the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which has waged an insurgency inside Turkey since 1984. The Austrian has been in Turkey for three years and was a masters student at Middle East Technical University ...

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  17. Former NASA scientist to appeal terrorism charges at top Turkish court - lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    A Turkish-U.S. citizen and former NASA scientist jailed in Turkey on terrorism charges plans to file an appeal to Turkey's top court after a lower appeals court reduced his sentence this week, his lawyer said on Friday. FILE PHOTO: A member of police special forces stands guard as Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan attends the re-opening of the Ottoman-era Yildiz Hamidiye mosque in Istanbul, Turkey, August 4, 2017.

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  18. A Turk, a Knick, and a MenschRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | National Review Online

    Enes Kanter is an NBA player - a center for the New York Knicks. He is also one of the most prominent opponents of the regime in Turkey, led by Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

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  19. Journey to Adana, Sivas, Develi and highlights from SeptemberRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Groong

    ... to the laureates on Hrant Dink's birthday on Saturday 15th of September. The laureates are Murat Çelikkan from Turkey and Mwatana Organization for Human Rights from Yemen. On the occasion of the decennial of the award, International Hrant Dink ...

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  20. Maranci to Present New Book The Art of Armenia at TuftsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Groong

    ... art and architecture with advocacy for at-risk Armenian heritage, particularly medieval monuments in the Republic of Turkey. Professor Charles B. Garabedian (1917-1991) was born in Everett, Mass., and graduated magna cum laude from Everett High ...

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