Turkey Newswire (Page 9)

Turkey Newswire (Page 9)

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

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  1. Mundane reality of martyrsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mail & Guardian

    ... A blogpost written by a young man who called himself Abu Qa'qaa is believed to detail meeting the Portsmouth group in Turkey, before they all crossed the border into Syria. He was one of three travelling to join the Islamic State from Manchester. ...

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  2. Three Turkish troops killed as Ankara steps up PKK attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ABC News

    ... and the PKK in northern Iraq, after a spate of attacks in the country. Attacks on security forces in south-eastern Turkey blamed on the PKK has left at least 11 police and army members killed since last week. Three Turkish troops, including an ...

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  3. ISIS executioner 'Jihadi John' alive, U.S. believesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CNN

    ... between ISIS and Kurdish armed groups in Kobani, Syria, on Thursday, June 25. The photo was taken in Sanliurfa, Turkey. ISIS militants disguised as Kurdish security forces infiltrated Kobani on Thursday and killed "many civilians," said a spokesman ...

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  4. Obama practices the fine art of betraying the Kurds yet againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Kos

    When Turkey bombed a couple ISIS positions in Syria, some heralded it as a game changer . Our regional NATO ally was getting off the fence against our enemy...or so it seemed.

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  5. Turkey's economy: FlightlessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Economist

    ... continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. THERE is much to make investors jittery about Turkey. It is becoming ever more involved in the chaos in neighbouring Syria (see article ). The Kurdish insurgency in the east of ...

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  6. Turkey: 2 policemen, 2 PKK militants killed in clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Turkish officials say Kurdish rebels have attacked a police station in southern Turkey, killing two policemen amid renewed violence between the security forces and the Kurdish insurgents. Two rebels were also killed in a gunfight that ensued.

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  7. Turkey onslaught on Kurds, after IS attack, fuels anger-Image1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | DurhamRegion.com

    Just when it seemed Turkey was getting serious about the fight against IS, it has turned its military focus to pounding its old foe: the Kurdish rebels. In Turkey's Kurdish heartland, the government's renewed military onslaught against the rebels has left many people crying treachery - with suspicions rife that Turkey used a brief offensive against IS as a cover to launch a broad attack against the Kurdistan Workers Party, or PKK.

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  8. Abduction of U.S.-linked Syrian rebel commander a blow to fight against ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Star-Telegram.com

    In an apparent setback for the Obama administration's campaign against Islamic State extremists, Al Qaida's branch in Syria has captured a commander of a new U.S.-trained anti-jihadist force and several fighters, according to Turkish officials and Syrian rebels. The abduction, confirmed on the ground but with details disputed by the Pentagon, underlines the risk the United States incurs by fielding a force in a battlefield so messy that a group trained to target one set of jihadists is seized by a rival set of jihadists before it even really began fighting enemy No.

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  9. Two police officers, two PKK militants killed in a gun attack in Turkey's southRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Two police officers were killed in a gun attack on a police station in the southern province of Adana that also left two militants from the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party dead. Around eight PKK militants carried out an armed attack early July 31 on the PozantA Police Department with long-barreled guns.

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  10. Early election needed if coalition talks fail: ErdoganRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... lasted even 16 months. We would wait for nothing if it were thought that a coalition government would be in favor of Turkey," Erdogan told reporters while heading to Indonesia from China as part of a visit to East Asia. Erdogan said Turkey should ...

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  11. Turkey military onslaught against Kurds, after IS assaults, raises anger in Kurdish heartlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | 680News

    Just when it seemed Turkey was getting serious about the fight against IS, it has turned its military focus to pounding its old foe: the Kurdish rebels. In Turkey's Kurdish heartland, the government's renewed military onslaught against the rebels has left many people crying treachery - with suspicions rife that Turkey used a brief offensive against IS as a cover to launch a broad attack against the Kurdistan Workers Party, or PKK.

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  12. CEO gives employees 'life-changing' bonusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | USA Today

    The founder of one of Turkey's most successful brands, the food delivery company Yemeksepeti, in May sold his 15-year-old company to Germany's Delivery Hero for $589 million. CEO gives employees 'life-changing' bonus - The founder of one of Turkey's most successful brands, the food delivery company Yemeksepeti, in May sold his 15-year-old company to Germany's Delivery Hero for $589 million.

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  13. Turkish PM: Daesh, PKK attacks might be linkedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Trend

    ... July 24 after last week's Daesh bombing in Suruc and later wave of deadly attacks on security forces by the PKK. Turkey recently launched airstrikes against Daesh and the PKK positions in Syria and Iraq. On Friday night and in the early hours of ...

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  14. Al-Qaeda abducts U.S.-backed rebels in SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Windsor Beacon

    ... to arm and train Syrian rebels. The kidnapping, which occurred Wednesday night, came a few days after the U.S. and Turkey announced the outlines of a deal to help rebels push IS back from a strip of territory it controls along the Syrian-Turkish ...

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  15. Now the Turks Are All InRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | VDARE

    Turkey joined NATO and let the U.S. station Jupiter missiles in their country. When JFK secretly traded away the Jupiters for removal of the Soviet missiles in Cuba, the Turks went along.

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  16. Turkey is 'playing a dangerous game' - and what comes next could make it worseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Silicon Alley Insider

    Last week, Turkey went from being effectively neutral in the conflict brewing on its southern border to opening a war on two fronts against ISIS in northern Syria and the Kurdish PKK in northern Iraq. The dramatic reversal came after an ISIS-affiliated suicide bomber killed 32 activists in the southeastern town of Suruc, just across the border from the embattled city of Kobani, Syria.

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  17. Turmoil in Turkey: Erdogan's Dangerous GambitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Real Clear Politics

    TURKEY'S allies in the West have felt increasingly queasy about its wayward president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan. At home he has become authoritarian and wants to change the constitution to give himself more power.

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  18. Turkey Probes Kurdish Leader, Launches New Attacks Against PKKRead the original story

    Thursday | Weekday Magazine

    Selahattin Demirtas, chairman of Turkey's pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party , has been accused of inciting people to take up arms during protests in October 2014 that left dozens dead, the official Anatolia news agency said. In an earlier interview with the AFP news agency, Demirtas said Turkish operations against Islamic State are a "show" as the real target is the Kurdistan Workers Party .

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  19. Fantastic Fest Gets Arty First titles, plus Nicolas Winding Refn on exploitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Austin Chronicle

    Things are about to get weird: Fantastic Fest 2015 has announced its first round of programming, with a mix of world premieres, Turkish rip-offs, and a unique trip into the exploitation cinema obsessions of Nicolas Winding Refn .

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  20. Haystack hosts summer eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Weekly Packet

    ... metalsmithing and jewelry workshops in universities and craft schools, including the Glass Furnace in Istanbul, Turkey. Matson has been weaving by hand for over 15 years, developing a practice that engages a full range of weaving technology-from ...

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