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The Seattle Times
Students’ trek ‘a reset for the human spirit’ as National Park Service turns 100peaks. After backpacking all day, UW students Hailee Herbst, 20, left, and Jac
Students’ trek ‘a reset for the human spirit’ as National Park Service turns 100
The Seattle Times / Posted 25 minutes ago
peaks. After backpacking all day, UW students Hailee Herbst, 20, left, and Jacob Wessel, 21, right, eagerly wait for Kate Turk, 20, to test a pot of boiling rice with vegetables, one of two dinner variations. (Steve Ringman/The Seattle Times) UW... Read more
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DW
Turkey: military purge good for 'IS' fight |The Turkish government said Friday that Washington has it backwards when it sug
Turkey: military purge good for 'IS' fight |
DW / Posted 36 minutes ago
The Turkish government said Friday that Washington has it backwards when it suggests ongoing purges of the military is harming military cooperation against "Islamic State" ("IS"). That follows a speech by US Director of National Intelligence James... Read more
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The Manila Times
Australia slaps down ex-PM Rudd’s bid for top UN jobthe top contenders to succeed Ban Ki-moon are Argentina’s Foreign Minister Susa
Australia slaps down ex-PM Rudd’s bid for top UN job
The Manila Times / Posted 59 minutes ago
the top contenders to succeed Ban Ki-moon are Argentina’s Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra, Slovenia’s ex-President Danilo Turk, New Zealand’s ex-Prime Minister Helen Clark and Antonio Guterres, who served as Portugal’s Prime Minister and headed... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Australia refuses to nominate ex-PM Rudd for top UN jobthe top contenders to succeed Ban Ki-moon are Argentina’s foreign minister Susa
Australia refuses to nominate ex-PM Rudd for top UN job
Hindustantimes.com / Posted an hour ago
the top contenders to succeed Ban Ki-moon are Argentina’s foreign minister Susana Malcorra, Slovenia’s ex-president Danilo Turk, New Zealand’s ex-prime minister Helen Clark and Antonio Guterres, who served as Portugal’s prime minister and headed... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Turkey's top military commander keeps postBy SUZAN FRASER Associated Press Published: July 29, 2016 6:45 AM ANKARA, Turk
Turkey's top military commander keeps post
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 2 hours ago
By SUZAN FRASER Associated Press Published: July 29, 2016 6:45 AM ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Turkey's top military commander, who was held hostage during an attempted coup, kept his post Thursday, while the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Families of Turkey's detained soldiers endure desperate waitUmut Tuna just finished basic training. The 20-year-old soldier was beginning h
Families of Turkey's detained soldiers endure desperate wait
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 hours ago
Umut Tuna just finished basic training. The 20-year-old soldier was beginning his 12-month compulsory service in the Turkish Military. On July 15th, a command came down to prepare for a drill, says Umut's sister Emel Koken. That drill turned... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lester: Sox pitcher key to '59 pennant dies as modestly as he livedpitcher, who led the American League in saves and games finished to help the te
Lester: Sox pitcher key to '59 pennant dies as modestly as he lived
Daily Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
pitcher, who led the American League in saves and games finished to help the team clinch the 1959 pennant. But Omar "Turk" Lown -- who received his nickname as a kid for his love of turkey -- is remembered for his modesty and pragmatism, in... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Turkish military promotes 99 colonels in shake-up Erdogan told Reuters in an interview last week that the military, Nato’s seco
Turkish military promotes 99 colonels in shake-up
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 hours ago
Erdogan told Reuters in an interview last week that the military, Nato’s second biggest, needed fresh blood. FILE: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan delivering a speech as Chief of the General... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Australia refuses to nominate former leader for top UN jobRudd was considered a long-shot for the post. Portugal’s former prime minister
Australia refuses to nominate former leader for top UN job
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 hours ago
Rudd was considered a long-shot for the post. Portugal’s former prime minister Antonio Guterres recently topped the U.N. Security Council’s first informal poll of candidates vying for the job, followed by Slovenia’s former president Dan... Read more
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DW
Australian leader refuses to nominate political rival Rudd to top UN job |his term expires at the end of the year are Argentina's Foreign Minister Susana
Australian leader refuses to nominate political rival Rudd to top UN job |
DW / Posted 6 hours ago
his term expires at the end of the year are Argentina's Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra, Slovenia's ex-President Danilo Turk, New Zealand's former Prime Minister Helen Clark and Antonio Guterres, who served as Portugal's prime minister before... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Australia slaps down ex-PM Rudd's bid for top UN jobfrom January 1. Among the top contenders are Argentina's Foreign Minister Susa
Australia slaps down ex-PM Rudd's bid for top UN job
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 hours ago
from January 1. Among the top contenders are Argentina's Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra, Slovenia's ex-president Danilo Turk, New Zealand's ex-prime minister Helen Clark and Antonio Guterres, who served as Portugal's prime minister and headed... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Australia refuses to nominate former leader for top UN jobUN Security Council’s first informal poll of candidates vying for the job, foll
Australia refuses to nominate former leader for top UN job
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 hours ago
UN Security Council’s first informal poll of candidates vying for the job, followed by Slovenia’s former president Danilo Turk. Rudd had no immediate response to Turnbull’s decision, though he was expected to release a statement later... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Australia refuses to nominate former leader for top UN jobthe UN Security Council's first informal poll of candidates vying for the job,
Australia refuses to nominate former leader for top UN job
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 hours ago
the UN Security Council's first informal poll of candidates vying for the job, followed by Slovenia's former president Danilo Turk. Rudd had no immediate response to Turnbull's decision, though he was expected to release a statement later on Fri... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Josey Shannon on Charles Henderson coach job: "Chance of a lifetime"powerhouses when it comes to Olympic swimming has been on the Plains for a litt
Josey Shannon on Charles Henderson coach job: "Chance of a lifetime"
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 8 hours ago
powerhouses when it comes to Olympic swimming has been on the Plains for a little over a week. Huntingdon coach Mike Turk: "The bar has been raised"Huntingdon coach Mike Turk: "The bar has been raised" The Huntingdon Hawks will open fall... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Australia snubs ex-PM Rudd's bid to be United Nations supremothe UN Security Council's first informal poll of candidates vying for the job,
Australia snubs ex-PM Rudd's bid to be United Nations supremo
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 hours ago
the UN Security Council's first informal poll of candidates vying for the job, followed by Slovenia's former president Danilo Turk. Mr Rudd had no immediate response to Mr Turnbull's decision, though he was expected to release a statemen... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Australia turns down Kevin Rudd nomination for UN Secretary Generalfrom the Security Council. After the first ballot, the candidates ahead of Cla
Australia turns down Kevin Rudd nomination for UN Secretary General
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 hours ago
from the Security Council. After the first ballot, the candidates ahead of Clark were Antonio Guterres of Portugal, Danilo Turk of Slovenia, Irina Bokova of Bulgaria, Vuk Jeremic of Serbia and Srgjan Kerim of Macedonia. Behind her were Miroslav... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Charles Henderson names Josey Shannon new head baseball coachpowerhouses when it comes to Olympic swimming has been on the Plains for a litt
Charles Henderson names Josey Shannon new head baseball coach
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 9 hours ago
powerhouses when it comes to Olympic swimming has been on the Plains for a little over a week. Huntingdon coach Mike Turk: "The bar has been raised"Huntingdon coach Mike Turk: "The bar has been raised" The Huntingdon Hawks will open fall... Read more
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Salon.com
Australia refuses to nominate former leader for top UN jobthe U.N. Security Council’s first informal poll of candidates vying for the job
Australia refuses to nominate former leader for top UN job
Salon.com / Posted 10 hours ago
the U.N. Security Council’s first informal poll of candidates vying for the job, followed by Slovenia’s former president Danilo Turk. Rudd had no immediate response to Turnbull’s decision, though he was expected to release a statement later Fr... Read more
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Japan Today
Australia refuses to nominate former PM Rudd for top U.N. job ‹ Japan TodayU.N. Security Council’s first informal poll of candidates vying for the job, fo
Australia refuses to nominate former PM Rudd for top U.N. job ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 10 hours ago
U.N. Security Council’s first informal poll of candidates vying for the job, followed by Slovenia’s former president Danilo Turk. Rudd had no immediate response to Turnbull’s decision, though he was expected to release a statement later... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Australia turns down Kevin Rudd nomination for UN Secretary Generalfrom the Security Council. After the first ballot, the candidates ahead of Cla
Australia turns down Kevin Rudd nomination for UN Secretary General
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
from the Security Council. After the first ballot, the candidates ahead of Clark were Antonio Guterres of Portugal, Danilo Turk of Slovenia, Irina Bokova of Bulgaria, Vuk Jeremic of Serbia and Srgjan Kerim of Macedonia. Behind her were Miroslav... Read more
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Boston Globe
Turks deepen purge, warn allies to extradite coup suspectsANKARA, Turkey — Turkey was shaking up its armed forces Thursday with another a
Turks deepen purge, warn allies to extradite coup suspects
Boston Globe / Posted 13 hours ago
ANKARA, Turkey — Turkey was shaking up its armed forces Thursday with another anticipated wave of officer dismissals, while the government warned allies that diplomatic relations would suffer if they did not extradite suspects in the attempted coup... Read more
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Reuters
Turkey military purge harming fight against Islamic State: Clapperto Counter ISIL: Joint Plenary Session'' at the State Department in Washington,
Turkey military purge harming fight against Islamic State: Clapper
Reuters / Posted 14 hours ago
to Counter ISIL: Joint Plenary Session'' at the State Department in Washington, U.S., July 21, 2016. ASPEN, Colo. Turkey's purge of its military after a failed coup attempt is hindering cooperation in the U.S.-led fight against Islamic... Read more
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Japan Today
Turkey reshuffles military top brass in wake of coup ‹ Japan TodayTurkey on Thursday reshuffled key military commanders sacking almost half of it
Turkey reshuffles military top brass in wake of coup ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 15 hours ago
Turkey on Thursday reshuffled key military commanders sacking almost half of its generals in the wake of the failed coup, as authorities shut down dozens of media outlets in a widening crackdown. A hastily-convened military council meeting came... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Auburn student heads to Rio to work at the Summer Olympicspowerhouses when it comes to Olympic swimming has been on the Plains for a litt
Auburn student heads to Rio to work at the Summer Olympics
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 15 hours ago
powerhouses when it comes to Olympic swimming has been on the Plains for a little over a week. Huntingdon coach Mike Turk: "The bar has been raised"Huntingdon coach Mike Turk: "The bar has been raised" The Huntingdon Hawks will open fall... Read more
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FOX News
Turkey's top military commander keeps his job after failed coupTurkey's top military commander, who was held hostage during an attempted coup,
Turkey's top military commander keeps his job after failed coup
FOX News / Posted 15 hours ago
Turkey's top military commander, who was held hostage during an attempted coup, kept his post Thursday, while the general who served as acting chief of staff was promoted following a purge in the military following the failed putsch. Hulusi Akar, a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Turkey reshuffles military top brass in wake of coupANKARA - Turkey on Thursday reshuffled key military commanders sacking almost h
Turkey reshuffles military top brass in wake of coup
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 hours ago
ANKARA - Turkey on Thursday reshuffled key military commanders sacking almost half of its generals in the wake of the failed coup, as authorities shut down dozens of media outlets in a widening crackdown. People rally in support of Turkey's... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Turkey's top military commander keeps poststands with other Military chiefs during a Supreme Military Council meeting wit
Turkey's top military commander keeps post
Ventura County Star / Posted 17 hours ago
stands with other Military chiefs during a Supreme Military Council meeting with the Prime Minister Binali Yildirim at Ataturk's mausoleum in Ankara on July 28, 2016. The Supreme Military Council, gathering top commanders of NATO's second-largest... Read more
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NZCity
Rudd's UN bid left to Turnbullfifth place, with former Portuguese prime minister Antonio Guterres leading the
Rudd's UN bid left to Turnbull
NZCity / Posted 17 hours ago
fifth place, with former Portuguese prime minister Antonio Guterres leading the pack and former Slovenian president Danilo Turk coming in second. Mr Rudd wasn't on the list because he hadn't been nominated, but there's no deadline for that. The... Read more
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Newsmax
Turkey's Erdogan Moves to Put Army Under His Total ControlErdogan's comments came after a five-hour meeting of Turkey's Supreme Military
Turkey's Erdogan Moves to Put Army Under His Total Control
Newsmax / Posted 17 hours ago
Erdogan's comments came after a five-hour meeting of Turkey's Supreme Military Council (YAS) - chaired by Prime Minister Binali Yildirim and including the top brass - and the dishonourable discharge of nearly 1,700 military personnel over their... Read more
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Swissinfo
Erdogan wants army under president's control after coup - Turkish officialTurkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim (C), flanked by Chief of Staff General
Erdogan wants army under president's control after coup - Turkish official
Swissinfo / Posted 17 hours ago
Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim (C), flanked by Chief of Staff General Hulusi Akar (front L), Defense Minister Fikri Isik (rear R) and the country's top generals, leaves Anitkabir, the mausoleum of modern Turkey's founder Mustafa Kemal... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Turkey's top military commander keeps postANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey's top military commander, who was held hostage dur
Turkey's top military commander keeps post
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 17 hours ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey's top military commander, who was held hostage during an attempted coup, kept his post Thursday, while the general who served as acting chief of staff was promoted following a purge in the military following the failed... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Turkey's top military commander keeps postANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey's top military commander, who was held hostage dur
Turkey's top military commander keeps post
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 17 hours ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey's top military commander, who was held hostage during an attempted coup, kept his post Thursday, while the general who served as acting chief of staff was promoted following a purge in the military following the failed... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Turkey's top military commander keeps postANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey's top military commander, who was held hostage dur
Turkey's top military commander keeps post
Hawaii News Now / Posted 18 hours ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey's top military commander, who was held hostage during an attempted coup, kept his post Thursday, while the general who served as acting chief of staff was promoted following a purge in the military following the failed... Read more
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Philly.com
Turks deepen purge, warn allies to extradite coup suspectsANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey was shaking up its armed forces Thursday with anot
Turks deepen purge, warn allies to extradite coup suspects
Philly.com / Posted 19 hours ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey was shaking up its armed forces Thursday with another anticipated wave of officer dismissals, while the government warned allies that diplomatic relations would suffer if they did not extradite suspects in the July 15... Read more
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Daily Herald
Turks deepen purge, warn allies to extradite coup suspectsANKARA, Turkey -- Turkey was shaking up its armed forces Thursday with another
Turks deepen purge, warn allies to extradite coup suspects
Daily Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
ANKARA, Turkey -- Turkey was shaking up its armed forces Thursday with another anticipated wave of officer dismissals, while the government warned allies that diplomatic relations would suffer if they did not extradite suspects in the July 15... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Turks deepen purge, warn allies to extradite coup suspectsANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey was shaking up its armed forces Thursday with anot
Turks deepen purge, warn allies to extradite coup suspects
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 19 hours ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey was shaking up its armed forces Thursday with another anticipated wave of officer dismissals, while the government warned allies that diplomatic relations would suffer if they did not extradite suspects in the July 15... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Turkey discharges generals, shuts media outlets after coupTurkey is discharging 149 generals and ordering the closure of dozens of media
Turkey discharges generals, shuts media outlets after coup
Manila Standard Today / Posted 20 hours ago
Turkey is discharging 149 generals and ordering the closure of dozens of media outlets in the next phase of its controversial crackdown in the wake of the failed coup. Eighty-seven land army generals, 30 air force generals, and 32 admirals -- a... Read more
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Swissinfo
Erdogan wants army under president's control after coup -Turkish officialTurkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim (C), flanked by Chief of Staff General
Erdogan wants army under president's control after coup -Turkish official
Swissinfo / Posted 20 hours ago
Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim (C), flanked by Chief of Staff General Hulusi Akar (3rd L) and the country's top generals, attends a wreath-laying ceremony in Anitkabir, the mausoleum of modern Turkey's founder Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, ahead of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Turkish president in discussions for military overhaulErdogan's military overhaul: Turkish president rings the changes at summit with
Turkish president in discussions for military overhaul
Daily Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
Erdogan's military overhaul: Turkish president rings the changes at summit with his remaining generals as he prepares to make raft of promotions after firing 1,700 officers Top brass are gathering at Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim's... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Turkey reshuffles military after half of generals firedTurkey’s Supreme Military Council (YAS) members meet under chairmanship of Turk
Turkey reshuffles military after half of generals fired
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 hours ago
Turkey’s Supreme Military Council (YAS) members meet under chairmanship of Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim (L), at Cankaya Palace in Ankara. (AFP, Turkish Prime Minister's Press Office) Ankara - Turkey's top military commanders met on... Read more
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The Hindu
Turkey's armed forces face deep overhaul in wake of couppersonnel for their alleged role in the July 15-16 putsch in which a faction of
Turkey's armed forces face deep overhaul in wake of coup
The Hindu / Posted 22 hours ago
personnel for their alleged role in the July 15-16 putsch in which a faction of the armed forces tried to topple Erdogan. Turkey's top brass and political leaders were poised to launch a major overhaul of the armed forces on Thursday after a... Read more
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Rappler
Turkey reshuffles military after half of generals firedPeople walk on Galata bridge next to a giant Turkish national flag at Eminonu d
Turkey reshuffles military after half of generals fired
Rappler / Posted 22 hours ago
People walk on Galata bridge next to a giant Turkish national flag at Eminonu district on July 26, 2016 in Istanbul, following the failed military coup attempt of July 15. Ozan Kose/AFP ANKARA, Turkey – Turkey's top military commanders met Thursday,... Read more
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DW
Turkey demands extradition of Gulen followers in Germany |pressure in recent months, with a series of diplomatic blows being exchanged, r
Turkey demands extradition of Gulen followers in Germany |
DW / Posted 22 hours ago
pressure in recent months, with a series of diplomatic blows being exchanged, ranging from Germany's acknowledgement of Turkish culpability in the Armenian genocide, to Ankara's attempts to obtain EU membership. Berlin has also expressed its... Read more
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sportsmole
Man City beat Dortmund on penaltiesafter a Willy Caballero mistake. A loose kick from Caballero then presented Em
Man City beat Dortmund on penalties
sportsmole / Posted 23 hours ago
after a Willy Caballero mistake. A loose kick from Caballero then presented Emre Mor with a shooting chance, but the young Turk curled his effort wide of the post, before Delph missed the target down the other end after a smart cross from Jesus... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Venice Film Festival unveils titlesThe Wall (Laavor Et Hakin) (Isr) Rama Burshtein Liberami (Ita-Fra) Federica di
Venice Film Festival unveils titles
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 23 hours ago
The Wall (Laavor Et Hakin) (Isr) Rama Burshtein Liberami (Ita-Fra) Federica di Giacomo Big Big World (Koca Dünya) (Turk) Reha Erdem Gukoroku (Japan) Ishikawa Kei Maudite Poutine (Can) Karl Lemieux São Jorge (Por-Fra) Marco... Read more
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Swissinfo
Turkey's armed forces face deep overhaul in wake of coupTurkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim (C), flanked by Chief of Staff General
Turkey's armed forces face deep overhaul in wake of coup
Swissinfo / Posted 23 hours ago
Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim (C), flanked by Chief of Staff General Hulusi Akar (3rd L) and the country's top generals, attends a wreath-laying ceremony in Anitkabir, the mausoleum of modern Turkey's founder Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, ahead of... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Erdogan Closes 130 Media Organizations, Arrests CEO Of Oil Companycrackdown against every political opponent as well as tens of thousands of peop
Erdogan Closes 130 Media Organizations, Arrests CEO Of Oil Company
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
crackdown against every political opponent as well as tens of thousands of people who have nothing to do with politics, Turkey’s post-putsch purge of dissent reached deeper into the economy as authorities shuttered scores of media outlets,... Read more
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Reuters
Why the situation in Turkey may only get worseTurkish soldiers detain Staff Sergeant Erkan Cikat, one of the missing military
Why the situation in Turkey may only get worse
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Turkish soldiers detain Staff Sergeant Erkan Cikat, one of the missing military personnel suspected of being involved in the coup attempt, in Marmaris, Turkey, July 25, 2016. Istanbul’s towering Palace of Justice opened in 2011, a gleaming 19-story... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Turkey's armed forces face deep purge in wake of coupANKARA/ISTANBUL: Turkey's top brass and political leaders were set to launch a
Turkey's armed forces face deep purge in wake of coup
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
ANKARA/ISTANBUL: Turkey's top brass and political leaders were set to launch a sweeping purge of the armed forces on Thursday after a failed military coup that has shaken the nation of nearly 80 million people and alarmed its NATO allies. Hours... Read more
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Swissinfo
Turkey's armed forces face deep purge in wake of coupBy Ece Toksabay and Can Sezer ANKARA/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey's top brass a
Turkey's armed forces face deep purge in wake of coup
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
By Ece Toksabay and Can Sezer ANKARA/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey's top brass and political leaders were set to launch a sweeping purge of the armed forces on Thursday after a failed military coup that has shaken the nation of nearly 80 million... Read more
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