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31 min ago | ARMINFO news agency

Expert: Yerevan's refusal to participate in Turkish president's...

Armenian Turkologist Hakob Chakryan welcomes Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian participation in the swearing-in ceremony of the Turkish president-elect Recep Erdoghan.


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4 hrs ago | Sofia News Agency

Bulgaria's President Plevneliev: Turkey Is Very Important To Us

" Turkey is very important to us, because we have the strategic goal to diversify our energy supplies ," Bulgaria 's President Rosen Plevneliev told the Bulgarian National Radio.


Related Topix: Middle East, World News, Recep Tayyip Erdogan

4 hrs ago | Russia Taday

a All's well that ends well: The new Turkey's PM rise to the top

Dr. Can Erimtan is an independent scholar residing in A stanbul, with a wide interest in the politics, history and culture of the Balkans and the Greater Middle East.


Related Topix: Middle East, Religion, Islam, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Opinion

6 hrs ago | Trend

EBRD opens new Turkish office

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is stepping up its engagement in Turkey with a new office in the south-eastern city of Gaziantep, the Bank reported on August 28. EBRD First Vice President Phil Bennett will officially open the Bank's third office in Turkey on 10 September 2014.


Related Topix: Middle East, World News

11 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News

Strategic Ukraine town under rebel control; Poroshenko summons his security council

Ukraine's president called an emergency meeting of the nation's security council and cancelled a foreign trip Thursday, declaring that "Russian forces have entered Ukraine," as concerns grew about the opening of a new front in the conflict.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Journalism, Russia, Middle East

13 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

Turkey's Erdogan to be sworn in as president

Southern California is seeing the kind of epic surf usually associated with Hawaii or Tahiti.


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13 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

Turkey's Erdogan to be sworn in as president

ANKARA, Turkey - Recep Tayyip Erdogan is set to take the oath of office as Turkey's first popularly elected president on Thursday, a position that will keep him in the nation's driving seat for at least another five years.


Related Topix: Middle East, World News, Recep Tayyip Erdogan

15 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

Muhyiddin Arrives In Turkey For Inauguration Of New President

From Abdul Muin Abdul Majid ANKARA, Aug 28 -- Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin has arrived in the Turkish capital Ankara to represent Malaysia at the inauguration of Turkey's new president.


Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Malaysia,

Wed Aug 27, 2014


Iranian, Turkish cultural institutes to cooperate

Deputy Director of IranESs Book City Institute and Chairman of Ataturk Higher Institute of Culture, Language and History called for expansion of cultural cooperation between Tehran and Ankara, IRNA reported.


Related Topix: Middle East, World News, Iran

The Daily Star

Turkey is becoming a key player in medical tourism

File - Fahad Ali, a 27-year old medical tourist from Britain, is prepared for hair transplant at a clinic of Esteworld, an aesthetic private hospital group, in Istanbul March 30, 2013.


Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Turkey Travel, Middle East Travel, Istanbul, Turkey Travel, Medicine


As Turkey Transitions, Central Bank Keeps Interest Rates On Hold

Turkish president-elect Recep Tayyip Erdogan , to be inaugurated as president Thursday, told his party that the birth of a new Turkey is taking shape.


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University of Utah Biologist Wins Turkey's Top Science Prize

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 27, 2014 - University of Utah biologist A aAYan AzekercioAYlu, who campaigns to save wetlands in his native Turkey, has won that nation's highest science prize, which is similar to the U.S. National Medal of Science.

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Russia Taday

ISIS numbers 100,000 and growing quicker than ever - expert

Militant Islamist fighters in military vehicles parade along the streets of Syria's northern Raqqa province June 30, 2014.


Related Topix: Middle East, Iraq, World News, Terrorism


Turkish party to confirm Erdogan's successor

It was supposed to be a pleasant lakeside picnic for a 42-year-old mother, her 25-year-old daughter, teenage son and 3-year-old grandson.


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The Dangerous Drug That Has Taken Hold of Turkey

ISTANBUL, Turkey-The body of Volkan Senyurt was found slumped against a tree on a hill in Istanbul, one morning this summer.

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Related Topix: Drugs, World News, Marijuana

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Middle EastAnalysis: New Turkish PM's 'Pan-Islamic' Foreign Policy

Turkey's new premier and outgoing foreign minister Ahmet Davutoglu leaves his successor a troubled legacy after a bold policy to expand Turkish influence across the ex-Ottoman empire left the country painfully exposed to the Syria and Iraq crises.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Age

US campaigns to enlist Australia and other allies to attack Islamic State in Syria

"Barbaric terrorists": An image from a propaganda video released this year by Islamic State, formerly known as ISIL or ISIS.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Middle East

Dallas Blog

New Turkey PM Seeks Restoration of Ottoman Empire

Turkey's newly-elected Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has close ties with the Islamic State of Syria and Levant and seeks a return of the Ottoman Empire to transform the Middle East into a more united Arab region as an Islamist caliphate.


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The Times of India

US mobilizes allies to widen assault on ISIS

WASHINGTON: The United States has begun to mobilize a broad coalition of allies behind potential American military action in Syria and is moving toward expanded airstrikes in northern Iraq, administration officials said on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Middle East

The Globe and Mail

The best images from the past 24 hours

The sun emits a mid-level solar flare which erupted on the left side of the sun in this image captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory.


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