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A prominent Jewish organization in the United States has asked Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan to return a courage award he received in 2004, following his response to the recent Gaza operations, the Turkish daily Hurriyet reports.
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is being accused of "inciting violence against the Jewish people" after he claimed recently that the Israeli government is committing genocide and has "surpassed what Hitler did to them."
Violent demonstrations in Turkey suggest the country is overwhelmed by the influx of over a million refugees from Syria, and feeling the strain.
"Many of the Diasporan Armenians in the West, I would not say sound thinkers, says that the Genocide issues allows them to remain consolidated, to remain Armenians.
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Jordan Tabor, 23, is believed to have dropped from the third floor of his hotel in the resort of Lara Beach, near Antalya, early on Wednesday, the Mirror reported.
The State Department is defending Secretary of State John Kerry's decision to look to Qatar and Turkey for help in achieving a ceasefire in Gaza, notwithstanding the fact the former is a key funder of Hamas and the latter's prime minister has accused Israel of behaving like Nazis.
ANKARA: Turkey on Friday inaugurates the first high-speed train link between its main cities of Ankara and Istanbul, in the latest bid by Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan to modernise the country's infrastructure.
Turkey is pushing hard for an immediate cease-fire amid Israel's continuous military onslaught in Gaza, Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said Anadolu Agency reported.
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Syrian refugee children scuffle with a waiter as they try to get a pack of food at an iftar event open to public during the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan in central Istanbul, July 17, 2014.
ANKARA, Turkey - A Jewish American group is asking Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan to return an award it gave him in 2004, accusing the Turkish leader of "dangerous rhetoric" and "inciting violence against the Jewish people."
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Lunch and dinner share one menu 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., and 4-8:30 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays; 11:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Fridays; noon-9:30 p.m. Saturdays; noon-8:30 p.m. Sundays “Do you know anything about Turkish cuisine?” I asked lunch pal Bruce Parks as we stood in front of Anatolian Table Turkish Bistro on K Street.
John Kerry went on all the Sunday talk shows to say how anxious he and Barack Obama were for the secretary of state to return to the Middle East to help broker the "immediate" cease-fire the president had called for.
The clashes broke out between the Turkish army and the Syrian wing of the Kurdistan Workers' Party terrorist organization in the Turkish province of Sanliurfa on the border with Syria, Turkish channel Haber7 reported on July 23. Earlier, Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said that PKK Syrian wing militants' intensified activity is a threat ... (more)
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