Turkey Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Azerbaijani president arrives in Turkey on official visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Today.Az

    A guard of honor was lined up for President Aliyev at the Ankara Esenboga Airport decorated with the national flags of Azerbaijan and Turkey.

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  2. Political Foes in Armenia Mark Massacre by Ottoman TurksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Voice of America

    ... are commemorating the massacre that began 103 years and which Armenians and many historians consider to be genocide. Turkey, successor of the Ottoman Empire, vehemently denies the claim and insists that the massacre was part of hostilities around ...

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  3. The "Armenian genocide" - still stuck in WonderlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Trend

    The traditional torchlight procession held every year on April 24 in Yerevan and dedicated to the anniversary of the "Armenian Genocide in the Ottoman Empire in 1915", with the mandatory burning of the Turkish flag, will not take place this year, Youth Union of Armenian Revolutionary Federation Dashnaktsutyun announced yesterday. What is this - softening of ultra-nationalist position towards Turkey, or lack of time to arrange the event due to the celebration of the "velvet revolution"? Imagine there's a trial going on.

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  4. Turkey's Erdogan will campaign in a European city for June electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday he was expecting to hold a campaign rally in a European city next month ahead of June elections despite a ban by some Western countries on Turkish politicians campaigning abroad. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan addresses members of the parliament from his ruling AK Party during a meeting in Ankara, Turkey April 24, 2018.

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  5. Washington D.C. community kicks off Armenian Genocide commemorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PanArmenian Network

    ... "1915" by Hip Hop artist Marc 2Ray - will be honoring the past and calling on the President to end U.S. complicity in Turkey's Armenian Genocide denial. Genocide and Holocaust scholars Dr. Deborah Dwork and Dr. Greg Stanton will be joining Kate ...

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  6. Itochu 'pulls out of nuclear plant project in Turkey'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Turkish Daily News

    Japanese trading house Itochu is pulling out of a nuclear power plant project in Turkey due to a surge in safety-related costs, casting uncertainty over the plant's future as well as the Japanese government's infrastructure export ambitions, as reported by Nikkei on April 24. The project was agreed on by the Japanese and Turkish governments in 2013. A consortium including Itochu and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries had been conducting a feasibility study until March for the construction of a 4,500-megawatt plant in the city of Sinop in Turkey's Black Sea region.

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  7. How President Erdogan Is Turning Turkey Into Putin's RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Time

    As Turkey gears up for snap elections on June 24, the country's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan faces a problem: Turkish society is profoundly polarized . Despite his efforts to build a stable majority as the foundation of his right-wing regime, his policies of demonizing centrist and leftist groups mean that half of Turkey opposes him vehemently and seems determined not to accept him as leader.

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  8. U.S. says ready to work with new Armenian governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PanArmenian Network

    ... ets of Hollywood and LA to mark the 103rd anniversary of the Genocide. Recep Tayyip Erdogan said April 24 that it was Turkey's responsibility to share the historical pain of Armenian citizens

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  9. Turkey has 'responsibility' to share Armenian pain over 1915: ErdoganRead the original story

    Yesterday | Turkish Daily News

    Turkey has a responsibility to share the pain of Armenian citizens over the "1915 events," according to a statement signed by President Recep Tayyip ErdoAYan and read at an Armenian memorial held in Istanbul on April 24. "It is Turkey's conscientious and ethical responsibility to share the historical pain of our Armenian citizens," read the statement at the Istanbul Armenian Church on the 103rd anniversary of the mass killing of Ottoman Armenians during World War I. "We will continue to share your pain and try to resolve your problems in the future," added the statement, which was read out both in Armenian and Turkish.

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  10. Top science body to examine rising divorce rate in TurkeyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Turkish Daily News

    The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey is set to examine the rising number of divorce cases in the country, which have gone up by 36.4 percent from 2001 to 2017. The number of couples who divorced was recorded at 128,411 in 2017, according to data released by the Turkish Statistical Institute .

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  11. Turkey's Erdogan to visit UzbekistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Trend

    ... Only in 2016 more than 20 enterprises with Turkish investments were established in the country, and 53 companies from Turkey were accredited at the Uzbek Ministry of Foreign Economic Relations, Investments and Trade.

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  12. 5.1-magnitude quake strikes southeastern TurkeyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    An earthquake of magnitude 5.1 hit Turkey's southeastern Adiyaman province early Tuesday, injuring 19 people. No deaths have yet been reported.

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  13. Former Turkish President Gul holds meeting with former PM Davutoglu ahead of snap pollsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Turkish Daily News

    Former President Abdullah GA1 4l held a meeting with Turkey's former prime and foreign minister Ahmet DavutoAYlu in Ankara on April 23, daily HabertA1 4rk has reported.

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  14. Russia's S-300 or S-400: F-35 Killer or Overhyped?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Yahoo!

    The Pentagon's move appears to be aimed at deterring Turkey from purchasing the Russian-made S-400. However, the Pentagon's statements call into question why the United States and its allies are investing hundreds of billions of dollars into stealth aircraft and stealthy long-range cruise missiles if Russian-made surface-to-air weapons are completely ineffective.

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  15. How Trump could tell the truth about Armenian genocideRead the original story

    Monday | WAAY

    ... there and every modern-day US president surely understood them. They also understood that such a move would upset Turkey -- which vehemently denies that a genocide occurred -- and felt it could possibly undermine a number of important joint efforts ...

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  16. Turkish Opposition Lawmakers Are Switching Parties to Challenge President ErdoganRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Yahoo!

    ... of "democratic disposition." The snap presidential and parliamentary elections called for June 24 last week caught Turkey off guard . The opposition is in disarray as it struggles to put forward candidates and campaign plans. The elections were ...

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  17. Lawmaker in Turkey's parliament asks it to recognize Armenian genocideRead the original story

    Yesterday | EurasiaNet

    The bill is the first of its kind, and even as it faces no chance of success it shows how the debate has evolved in Turkey A member of Turkey's parliament has submitted an unprecedented bill seeking recognition of the Armenian genocide and calling for redress for the descendants of its survivors. Garo Paylan, a member of the opposition Peoples' Democratic Party who is of Armenian descent, last week proposed that parliament officially designate April 24 as a day of mourning, the date viewed by Armenians as the start of the genocide in 1915 in which as many as 1.5 million people perished.

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  18. Bosnia court rejects extradition of Turkish national over FETO linksRead the original story

    Yesterday | Turkish Daily News

    A Bosnian court has dismissed a request for extradition to Turkey of a Turkish national, one among several wanted for alleged links to the Fethullahist Terrorist Organization , the network of U.S.-based Islamic preacher Fethullah GA1 4len. The court's final ruling comes at a time of increased pressure by Turkey on its allies to deport people believed to be linked to schools financed by the GA1 4len network, which is widely believed to have carried out the coup attempt on July 15, 2016.

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  19. Turkish PM en route to Spain to meet counterpart Rajoy, King Felipe VIRead the original story

    Yesterday | Turkish Daily News

    Turkish Prime Minister Binali YA ldA rA m left for an official visit to Spain on April 24 to take part in the 6th Turkey-Spain Intergovernmental Summit and meet with Spanish authorities including the prime minister and the king. The official visit comes after an invitation by YA ldA rA m's Spanish counterpart, state-run Anadolu Agency reported.

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  20. 'Genocide'? Armenian-Americans Await Trump's Wording on Early 20th Century Mass KillingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cybercast News Service

    Armenian children lined up outside the American Near East Relief orphanage in Alexandrapol in 1919. / Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute) Armenians marking the 103rd anniversary Tuesday of the mass killing of their forebears in Ottoman Turkey are hoping President Trump will go further than last year, and use the word "genocide" to describe the atrocities.

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