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Independent
Why Turkey has taken the Irish 'boxer' who beat up an entire Istanbul neighbourhood to heartFar from criticising the tourist, who can be seen taking on more than a dozen s
Why Turkey has taken the Irish 'boxer' who beat up an entire Istanbul neighbourhood to heart
Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Far from criticising the tourist, who can be seen taking on more than a dozen shopkeepers armed with sticks and chairs, the response in Turkey has been overwhelmingly positive. It’s not simply a case of backing the outnumbered underdog – though... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Turkey’s Erdogan set to call snap polls for November 1 Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan waves to people gathered during a ral
Turkey’s Erdogan set to call snap polls for November 1
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan waves to people gathered during a rally to commemorate the anniversary of the city’s conquest by the Ottoman Turks, Istanbul, Turkey, Saturday, May 30,... Read more
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Literary Minded
We warn the Turks –Everyone’s heard of the small-town newspaper in the nineteenth century that hea
We warn the Turks –
Literary Minded / Posted 6 days ago
Everyone’s heard of the small-town newspaper in the nineteenth century that headlined an editorial on the dangers of Russian aggression with “We warn the Czar”. The story may be apocryphal, but it expresses a deep truth about opinion journalism:... Read more
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Aljazeera
Erdogan says Turkey to hold snap election on November 1Turkey will hold a snap election on November 1 and an interim government will b
Erdogan says Turkey to hold snap election on November 1
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
Turkey will hold a snap election on November 1 and an interim government will be formed in the meantime, if necessary with members from outside parliament, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said in televised remarks broadcast by the Turkish... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Erdogan-back-dictator-modeApparently it was an illusion. Millions of people had imagined that their presi
Erdogan-back-dictator-mode
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
Apparently it was an illusion. Millions of people had imagined that their president would simply retreat into a corner after having been delivered what could only be considered a personal defeat at the ballot box on 7 June when the ruling Justice and... Read more
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The New Age
Turkey’s election board proposes Nov. 1 for snap electionTurkey’s high election board has proposed Nov. 1 as a date for possible snap pa
Turkey’s election board proposes Nov. 1 for snap election
The New Age / Posted 8 days ago
Turkey’s high election board has proposed Nov. 1 as a date for possible snap parliamentary elections, ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) officials told local media on Thursday. Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu formally ended attempts to find a... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Turkey PM formally gives up on coalition as polls loom Turkey’s Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Tuesday met President Recep Tayyip
Turkey PM formally gives up on coalition as polls loom
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
Turkey’s Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Tuesday met President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to formally acknowledge he cannot form a coalition government, paving the way for new elections just months... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Turkey’s Alevis hail ‘historic’ court decision on prayer houses Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan waves to people gathered during a ral
Turkey’s Alevis hail ‘historic’ court decision on prayer houses
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan waves to people gathered during a rally to commemorate the anniversary of the city’s conquest by the Ottoman Turks, Istanbul, Turkey, Saturday,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Turkey PM to formally give up on coalition as polls loom Turkey’s Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu was on Tuesday set to formally acknow
Turkey PM to formally give up on coalition as polls loom
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
Turkey’s Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu was on Tuesday set to formally acknowledge to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that he cannot form a coalition government, paving the way for new... Read more
10d
Guardian Unlimited
Turkish PM's coalition talks collapse as deadline approachesTurkey’s prime minister, Ahmet Davutoğlu, is expected to give up on his attempt
Turkish PM's coalition talks collapse as deadline approaches
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 days ago
Turkey’s prime minister, Ahmet Davutoğlu, is expected to give up on his attempts to form a new government after coalition talks with opposition parties collapsed. He is set to return his mandate to form a government to the president, Recep Tayyip... Read more
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iol.co.za
Turkey headed for snap pollsAPTurkish PM Ahmet Davutoglu, right, shakes hands with Turkey's Nationalist Mov
Turkey headed for snap polls
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
APTurkish PM Ahmet Davutoglu, right, shakes hands with Turkey's Nationalist Movement Party leader Devlet Bahceli before a meeting to discuss forming a coalition government. Ankara - Turkey is heading to early elections as acting Turkish Prime... Read more
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EuroNews
Turkey: with deadline looming, AKP fails to form coalition governmentPrime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu initiated the meeting following earlier failed d
Turkey: with deadline looming, AKP fails to form coalition government
EuroNews / Posted 11 days ago
Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu initiated the meeting following earlier failed discussions with the CHP Republican People’s Party. Snap elections could be on the horizon if an agreement is not reached by August 23, 2015. A sticking point at the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Turkey PM says all coalition options exhausted Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Monday said he had exhausted all op
Turkey PM says all coalition options exhausted
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Monday said he had exhausted all options to form a coalition government, leaving the country facing snap elections just months after the June 7 polls. The... Read more
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Zero Hedge
"A Locally Produced Hitler Or Stalin": Lawmakers Blast US Ally For Staging "Coup"Last week, we noted that the Turkish lira had plunged to a record low against t
"A Locally Produced Hitler Or Stalin": Lawmakers Blast US Ally For Staging "Coup"
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
Last week, we noted that the Turkish lira had plunged to a record low against the dollar as coalition talks between the country’s two largest political parties broke down, setting the stage for snap elections later this year. As we’ve detailed over... Read more
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EuroNews
Turkey PM: prospect of snap election ‘increasing’ after failed coalition talksWith Turkey stuck in political stalemate, the country’s prime minister says he
Turkey PM: prospect of snap election ‘increasing’ after failed coalition talks
EuroNews / Posted 15 days ago
With Turkey stuck in political stalemate, the country’s prime minister says he would prefer to see an election held “as soon as possible.” It comes after talks between Ahmet Davutoglu’s ruling AK Party and the opposition Republican People’s Party,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
US warplanes launch first air strikes against Isis targets in SyriaUS warplanes have carried out their first air strikes on Islamic State (Isis) t
US warplanes launch first air strikes against Isis targets in Syria
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 15 days ago
US warplanes have carried out their first air strikes on Islamic State (Isis) targets in Syria after taking off from a Turkish base, kicking off a key new phase in the campaign against the jihadists. US drones had previously executed a single lethal... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Erdogan-targets-KurdsIt was a coldblooded act to take a gun and fire a bullet each into two unarmed
Erdogan-targets-Kurds
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 29 days ago
It was a coldblooded act to take a gun and fire a bullet each into two unarmed men while they were asleep. This was the crime, carefully planned and executed, carried out against two Turkish police officers last Wednesday by members of the separatist... Read more
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Independent
Turkey-Kurdish conflict: President Erdogan's double-edged war against the PKK and Isis brings accusations of electioneeringBut even as the Turkish leader admitted peace with the Kurds was now “impossibl
Turkey-Kurdish conflict: President Erdogan's double-edged war against the PKK and Isis brings accusations of electioneering
Independent / Posted a month ago
But even as the Turkish leader admitted peace with the Kurds was now “impossible”, he faced accusations of electioneering, not defending Turkish security. As ministers met in Brussels and Kurds protested outside, the violence between Kurdish militia... Read more
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