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TURKEY'S KURDISTAN: A MULTICULTURAL SOCIETY Cihan News Agency , Turkey July 8, 2014 Tuesday ISTANBUL - I have already spoken about the variety of political streams in what the Kurdish citizens of Diyarbakir like to call -- without any ulterior motive -- "Turkey's Kurdistan" or "Northern Kurdistan."
HELP TURKEY CARE FOR SYRIA'S REFUGEE Toronto Sun July 9 2014 Ali Riza Guney Throughout much of its history, Turkey has been a safe haven for persecuted people, regardless of their ethnic, religious and political background.
Rumeysa Gelgi, 17, holds hands with her sister at their Karabuk, Turkey home on July 9 after earning a Guinness World Records title for tallest female teenager in the world.
Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called on Islamic militants fighting in Iraq to release 49 people seized from the Turkish consulate in Mosul, before the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.
The EU's top court says it is wrong for Germany to impose a basic language requirement on Turks who want to join their spouses in Germany.
Turkey will continue to speak out against Israel's aggression against the Palestinian people, Turkey's prime minister and presidential candidate Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said Anadolu Agency reported Speaking at a rally in the central Anatolian city of Tokat on Thursday, he criticized the response of Turkey's opposition presidential candidate to the ... (more)
Turkish presidential candidate, ex-head of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation , Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu claims that he began to be threatened after being nominated for the post of president, Turkish Haber7 TV channel reported on July 10. Ihsanoglu stated that he began to be threatened after he made a decision to nominate his candidacy for ... (more)
Men perform a daily prayer in Skopje. Many Muslims in the Balkans say they do not recognise ISIL leader Bakr al-Baghdadi as caliph, despite the terrorist leader's claim.
Turkish Kurdish men chat in the village of Doruklu, in the border town of Silopi, near the Turkish-Iraqi border, in this picture taken July 5, 2014.REUTERS/Osman Orsal ISTANBUL: What has long been a dream for the Middle East's Kurds, an independent state, is within reach in Iraq, but Turkey's Kurds, wearied by a 30-year conflict with Ankara, see a ... (more)
Pick up a fashion editorial on a famous celebrity or check out candid images of them walking out of a gym and more often than not their svelte figures are owed to a particular workout, which the Zin Pilates 25DK ad campaign promotes.
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, who has been on a tour of South America since late last week, visited Argentina where the main subject of his speeches and meetings was the recognition of the Armenian Genocide.
In a bid to reduce dependency on Russia, Turkmenistan's gas will reach Europe via Turkey, based on an energy cooperation agreement, reports New Europe .
EXPERTS SAY THE BORDER BETWEEN TURKEY AND ARMENIA IS NOT LIKELY TO BE REOPENED Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia July 7 2014 7 July 2014 - 4:05pm Last week the Taraf newspaper wrote that the Prime Minister of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan was planning to re-open the border with Armenia in September this year.
Does the declaration of the Islamic State herald the erasure of borders that France and Great Britain drew on the region's map 100 years ago, when they divvied up what was left of the Ottoman Empire? Or have those borders become so accepted that it would be all but impossible to separate the different ethnic blocs that have found themselves living ... (more)
On July 1, the 16th Istanbul Heavy Penal Court began hearing what is possibly one of the most intriguing and bizarre fraud cases in Turkey's judicial history.
Turkish lawmakers debated legislation Tuesday to restart a stalled peace process with the Kurdish rebels - a development that could also help Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan win Kurdish votes as he seeks election as president next month.
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