Turkey Newswire (Page 9)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Turkey. (Page 9)

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  1. Egypt calls for transparent investigation of Khashoggi caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Reuters

    Egypt on Sunday called for a transparent investigation into the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and warned against the case being used to politically exploit Saudi Arabia. FILE PHOTO: Human rights activists and friends of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi hold his pictures during a protest outside the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey October 8, 2018.

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  2. Saudi Arabia and U.S. Clash Over Khashoggi CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The New York Times

    ... of leaks detailing what they say was Mr. Khashoggi's brutal murder at the hands of a 15-member Saudi team sent to Turkey that day on two private jets with the mission to kill him. Those leaks have contributed to rising pressure from Congress and ...

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  3. Erdogan, Saudi king stress importance of Khashoggi working group: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Reuters

    Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and King Salman of Saudi Arabia spoke by telephone on Sunday evening and discussed the investigation into the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Turkish presidential sources said. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan attends a millitary ceremony in Isparta, Turkey October 12, 2018.

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  4. Saudis reject US threats over missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi, warn oil could skyrocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | News10.net

    ... Arabia could face "severe punishment" over Khashoggi, feared murdered after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, on Oct. 2. Trump's warning dealt a gut punch to the Saudi stock market, which crashed 7% on Sunday before recovering some ...

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  5. Saudi Arabia rejects 'threats' after Trump vows 'severe punishment' on Khashoggi disappearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    ... the White House comes after the release Friday of American pastor Andrew Brunson, who had been held for two years in Turkey and was the focus of a diplomatic dispute between Ankara and Washington. Following Turkey's decision to free him, tensions ...

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  6. Jamal Khashoggi case: 'Credible' probe needed over missing writerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | BBC News

    Their foreign ministers said that if anyone were found responsible they should be held accountable, and urged a detailed response from Riyadh. A source quoted by Saudi state media says the country rejects political and economic threats and will meet any action taken against the kingdom with a bigger one in response.

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  7. Congress and Western allies demand answers on fate of journalist as Saudi Arabia balksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    President Trump faced growing pressure from congressional allies and Western partners to vigorously seek answers from Saudi Arabia over the fate of Jamal Khashoggi, even as the kingdom on Sunday harshly threatened anyone seeking to punish its ruling royals over the journalist's disappearance and reported death. Khashoggi, a former palace insider turned critic of Saudi Arabia's absolute monarchy and of its impetuous young crown prince in particular, walked into the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, on Oct. 2 and has not been seen since.

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  8. Trump touts Brunson release, praises Mitch McConnell, Rand Paul at Kentucky rallyRead the original story

    Sunday | WAAY

    ... wasn't easy. And we don't pay ransom," Trump said. "We'll probably now really establish a terrific relationship with Turkey." At the rally, which was held to campaign for Republican Rep. Andy Barr, Trump also celebrated the confirmation of Supreme ...

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  9. Andrew Brunson: Now free, the pastor was at the center of US-Turkey tensionsRead the original story

    Sunday | WAAY

    To Turkey, Brunson was a spy who attempted to overthrow the government during a 2016 coup attempt. But to US officials, he was a Christian family man who was wrongfully detained.

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  10. US Pastor Freed From Turkey Prays With Trump In Oval OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | 5NEWSonline.com

    Freed American pastor Andrew Brunson fell to one knee in the Oval Office and placed his hand on President Donald Trump's shoulder in prayer on Saturday, asking God to provide the president "supernatural wisdom to accomplish all the plans you have for this country and for him." Trump welcomed Brunson to the White House to celebrate his release from nearly two years of confinement in Turkey, which had sparked a diplomatic row with a key ally and outcry from U.S. evangelical groups.

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  11. Behind Saudi's public face, a dark sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Anchorage Daily News

    When he hosted last October's glittering global investment conference in Saudi Arabia, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had the world at his fingertips. Thousands of investors, corporate chieftains and government leaders flocked to the kingdom to hear the charismatic young heir to the Saudi throne outline his plans for modernization of the reclusive kingdom, and to be invited along for the ride and the profits.

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  12. Trump and the boy king: MBS's reign is over before it even beganRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Tehran Times

    ... him. But would he have risked kidnap, let alone his life, for a piece of paper that would allow him to remarry in Turkey? He told his friends that he had left the kingdom because he could not stand the prospect of prison. That was why he felt a ...

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  13. Pastor Brunson is home, but our diplomatic crisis with Turkey is not overRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Hot Air

    On Friday, Ed Morrissey celebrated the good news when we learned Pastor Andrew Brunson was being released by Turkey and heading home to the United States. We've been covering the Pastor's story for well over a year here and it's been a continual source of frustration.

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  14. Putin-Rouhani deal will ensure Iran avoids US oil sanctions, Israel said to warnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Times of Israel

    Agreement sealed in Tehran last month provides for Iran to export crude oil to Russia, where it will be refined and sold worldwide, Foreign Ministry document reportedly specifies Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, meets with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Summit in Qingdao on June 9, 2018. Russia and Iran have agreed on a mechanism to spare Iran the impact of what are intended by the US to be crippling sanctions on its oil industry from next month, an Israeli Foreign Ministry document reportedly warns.

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  15. Twenty-two killed as truck carrying migrants crashes in TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Times of Oman

    Turkish police forensic experts examine the wreckage of a truck, carrying migrants, after it crashed in Izmir, Turkey October 14, 2018. Photo -Mehmet Candan/Demiroren News Agency via Reuters Turkish police forensic experts examine the wreckage of a truck, carrying migrants, after it crashed in Izmir, Turkey October 14, 2018.

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  16. Saudi Arabia vows to retaliate 'with greater action' if...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | ThinkProgress

    ... Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist, went missing on October 2 after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey to obtain paperwork to get married. Security camera footage has showed him entering the consulate and Saudi officials haven't ...

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  17. migrants are killed and 11 others injured as their truck rolls over in Turkish road crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Mail

    A further 11 people were injured in the crash and are being treated in nearby hospitals in the western province At least 22 people, including a number of children, were killed in Izmir, Turkey when a lorry carrying migrants plunged off a road, state media say. The lorry crashed through a barrier and landed in an irrigation canal 20 metres below, in the western province of the country.

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  18. Turkey renames US embassy road Malcolm X AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Nigeriaworld

    The move coincides with a period of strained relations between Turkey and the United States and comes after other politically charged name changes to streets in Ankara. In February, the Metropolitan Municipality Assembly unanimously accepted the name change, renamed the street outside the current U.S. Embassy 'Olive Branch', which is what Turkey called one of its military campaigns in Syria.

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  19. Marco Rubio calls on White House to boycott Saudi conference over missing journalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Washington Times

    ... for The Washington Post, has not been seen since Oct. 2, when he walked into the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey. His disappearance has touched off a diplomatic crisis amid fears that he may have been killed at the behest of Saudi Crown Prince ...

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  20. News Analysis: Release of pastor not end to Turkish-U.S. disputes in ties: expertsRead the original story

    Sunday | Xinhuanet

    ... He noted the U.S. is still supporting the Kurdish People's Protection Units in northern Syria, a group which Turkey sees as Syrian branch of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party. The expert recalled a U.S. Senate decision to block delivery of F-35 ...

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