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The number of Armenian churches and cemeteries ruined in Western Armenia is increasing every year, says Samvel Karapetyan, an Armenian historian, researcher, author, and expert of medieval architecture.
Just watching her makes my eyes, back and fingers hurt. But what a beautiful creation she is weaving and what an historic tradition she is continuing.
Persistent security concerns over shipping lanes in the South China Sea promise to be a major topic of conversation at the ASEAN Regional Forum in Myanmar later this month.
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All eyes are on outgoing Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan as the country prepares for its first direct presidential election on 10 August.
Israeli customs officials held a shipment from Turkey meant for the Gaza Strip for inspection at the Ashdod port on Thursday - and discovered hundreds of ball bearings that could be used to make particularly destructive bombs or shrapnel for rockets.
According to an opposition statistic, 129 women were killed in the first half of 2014, compared to 88 in the same period a year earlier.
Fighters with the militant group Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant wave flags as they take part in a military parade in Syria.
Twitter agreed to 9% of those requests, in whole or in part. The largest number came from Turkey and France.
Customs officials at southern Israel's Ashdod port discovered hundreds of ball-bearings and cement mixers in a Turkish shipment of "humanitarian aid" to Gaza on Wednesday, raising fears the cargo could have been used by Hamas to support its ongoing war against Israel, according to Channel Two .
Twenty-six people died as a result of a horrific tanker truck explosion in southeast Turkey last week, with the toll rising drastically after more victims passed away at hospitals across the country.
The citizens of Turkey, living and temporarily residing in Azerbaijan, will be able to vote in the Turkish presidential election on August 3 at the country's embassy.
Majority of Turkish population has confidence in Turkish PM and presidential candidate Recep Tayyip Erdogan's leadership, a survey by US based opinion poll firm, Gallup World Poll revealed Anadolu Agency reported The Broadcasting Board of Governors, the U.S.' independent federal agency that oversees the U.S. civilian international media, released a ... (more)
Turkey's state-run news agency says an Istanbul court has ordered 11 more police officers formally arrested and jailed pending trial for allegedly illegally wiretapping Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and other officials.
Turkey's Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc poses ahead of the presidential elections in Ankara on July 24, 2014.
Turkey has agreed to cancel a second "freedom flotilla" which was set to break the Israeli naval blockade of Gaza.
Updated: Sat Aug 02, 2014 12:54 am
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