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Channel NewsAsia
Two Turkish soldiers killed in violence in mainly Kurdish southeastDIYARBAKIR, Turkey: Two Turkish soldiers were killed on Tuesday in separate inc
Two Turkish soldiers killed in violence in mainly Kurdish southeast
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 minutes ago
DIYARBAKIR, Turkey: Two Turkish soldiers were killed on Tuesday in separate incidents involving Kurdish militants, security sources said, as violence roils Turkey's mainly Kurdish southeast region. One soldier died when an explosive detonated in the... Read more
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DW
Turkey approaches its first week in state of emergency |All businesses in Istanbul remain open and the streets are still crowded, in sp
Turkey approaches its first week in state of emergency |
DW / Posted 46 minutes ago
All businesses in Istanbul remain open and the streets are still crowded, in spite of the country's state of emergency. The tanks that Turkey got used to seeing in the southeast of the country are not making an appearance in the big cities. The last... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Turkish military a fractured force after attempted coupISTANBUL: Just weeks ago, Commander Adem Huduti was inspecting Turkish troops o
Turkish military a fractured force after attempted coup
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
ISTANBUL: Just weeks ago, Commander Adem Huduti was inspecting Turkish troops on the Syrian border and being praised in the media for his role in the fight against Islamic State and Kurdish militants. Now, the head of Turkey's second army,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Turkish military a fractured force after attempted coupBy Humeyra Pamuk and Gareth Jones ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Just weeks ago, Command
Turkish military a fractured force after attempted coup
Swissinfo / Posted 2 hours ago
By Humeyra Pamuk and Gareth Jones ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Just weeks ago, Commander Adem Huduti was inspecting Turkish troops on the Syrian border and being praised in the media for his role in the fight against Islamic State and Kurdish... Read more
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Reuters
Turkish military a fractured force after attempted coupISTANBUL Just weeks ago, Commander Adem Huduti was inspecting Turkish troops on
Turkish military a fractured force after attempted coup
Reuters / Posted 2 hours ago
ISTANBUL Just weeks ago, Commander Adem Huduti was inspecting Turkish troops on the Syrian border and being praised in the media for his role in the fight against Islamic State and Kurdish militants. Now, the head of Turkey's second army,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nation Can Expect No Growth, Problems Largely HomemadeSouth Africa's Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago has forecast zero percent
Nation Can Expect No Growth, Problems Largely Homemade
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
South Africa's Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago has forecast zero percent growth for 2016, 1.5% in 2017 and 1.7% in 2018. This spells disaster for the country, particularly the unemployed. The jobless rate is expected to rise from its current... Read more
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Aljazeera
Iraq's Yazidis living in fear on Mount SinjarGuley can see her village from Mount Sinjar. It isn't far - a short drive down
Iraq's Yazidis living in fear on Mount Sinjar
Aljazeera / Posted 5 hours ago
Guley can see her village from Mount Sinjar. It isn't far - a short drive down twisting roads into the dusty plains below - but beyond reach, and for almost two years she's been unable to return. Her family was among the hundreds of thousands who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
BNF Preaches UnityBouyed by a peaceful congress in Francistown over the President's holidays, Bot
BNF Preaches Unity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Bouyed by a peaceful congress in Francistown over the President's holidays, Botswana National Front (BNF) paraded the newly elected central committee before the media on Friday with Secretary General Moeti Mohwasa waxing lyrical about their new found... Read more
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BBC News
Can Syria's Kurds realise territorial ambitions? - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Can Syria's Kurds realise territorial ambitions?
BBC News / Posted 9 hours ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America Can Syria's Kurds realise... Read more
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Rappler
Brazil's Rousseff refuses 'secondary role' at OlympicsIn this file photo, Brazilian volleyball player Fabiana Claudino (L) applauds a
Brazil's Rousseff refuses 'secondary role' at Olympics
Rappler / Posted 12 hours ago
In this file photo, Brazilian volleyball player Fabiana Claudino (L) applauds as Brazilian President bust holds the Olympic torch at Planalto Palace in Brasilia following the flame's arrival in the country on May 3, 2016 ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Three Turkish police killed in attack blamed on Kurdish militantsDIYARBAKIR, Turkey: Kurdish militants killed three police officers in an attack
Three Turkish police killed in attack blamed on Kurdish militants
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
DIYARBAKIR, Turkey: Kurdish militants killed three police officers in an attack on their convoy in southeastern Turkey on Monday, security officials said. Explosives placed on a highway in Mardin province were detonated remotely as the convoy... Read more
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Reuters
Three Turkish police killed in attack blamed on Kurdish militantsDIYARBAKIR, Turkey Kurdish militants killed three police officers in an attack
Three Turkish police killed in attack blamed on Kurdish militants
Reuters / Posted yesterday
DIYARBAKIR, Turkey Kurdish militants killed three police officers in an attack on their convoy in southeastern Turkey on Monday, security officials said. Explosives placed on a highway in Mardin province were detonated remotely as the convoy... Read more
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The Manila Times
A race to the finish – arya na!program outlining the Republican political agenda. What is clear is that both
A race to the finish – arya na!
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
program outlining the Republican political agenda. What is clear is that both the Republican Convention and the German Workers’ Party play the race card. The New York Times characterized Mr. Trump’s acceptance speech as full of “dark imagery,... Read more
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Scotsman
Euan McColm: If May needs a mandate, Corbyn will oblige Corbyn at the dispatch box during Theresa Mays first Prime Ministers Question
Euan McColm: If May needs a mandate, Corbyn will oblige
Scotsman / Posted 2 days ago
Corbyn at the dispatch box during Theresa Mays first Prime Ministers Question Time. Picture: Jessica Taylor/PA Prime ministers wield varying degrees of power; some can, to all intents and... Read more
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dna
Kurdish militants kill policeman in eastern TurkeyKurdish militants attacked a police checkpoint in the eastern Turkish province
Kurdish militants kill policeman in eastern Turkey
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Kurdish militants attacked a police checkpoint in the eastern Turkish province of Tunceli overnight, killing one police officer and wounding two others, the provincial governor's office said on Sunday. Fighters of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers... Read more
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Reuters
Kurdish militants kill policeman in eastern TurkeyDIYARBAKIR, Turkey Kurdish militants attacked a police checkpoint in the easter
Kurdish militants kill policeman in eastern Turkey
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
DIYARBAKIR, Turkey Kurdish militants attacked a police checkpoint in the eastern Turkish province of Tunceli overnight, killing one police officer and wounding two others, the provincial governor's office said on Sunday. Fighters of the outlawed... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Changes to Town Council Act expected by year-end: Lawrence WongSINGAPORE: Changes to the Town Council Act are in the process of being finalise
Changes to Town Council Act expected by year-end: Lawrence Wong
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
SINGAPORE: Changes to the Town Council Act are in the process of being finalised and are likely to be made by the end of the year, National Development Minister Lawrence Wong said on Sunday (Jul 24) after a ministerial visit to Kebun Baru. The... Read more
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Orange County Register
Failed coup strengthens Erdogan but weakens nationbut several terrorist attacks in Turkey forced a crackdown. Moreover, he reigni
Failed coup strengthens Erdogan but weakens nation
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
but several terrorist attacks in Turkey forced a crackdown. Moreover, he reignited the long fight against the Kurdistan Workers’ Party and targeted Syrian Kurds to enlist nationalism as his electoral ally. Now, however, the military is badly... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Review: Brazillionaires offers a brilliant analysis of a nation’s ultrarichabout what was happening in Brazil that night. As the session went on, and vot
Review: Brazillionaires offers a brilliant analysis of a nation’s ultrarich
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
about what was happening in Brazil that night. As the session went on, and votes piled up against Rousseff, who heads the Workers’ Party, the families of opposition members thronged to the edge of the floor and giddily posed for pictures. The... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
RAW DATA: Patrick Gower interviews 'Never Trump' conservative Kendal Unruhsaid that they could. Donald Trump said it’s not the Conservative Party, it’s t
RAW DATA: Patrick Gower interviews 'Never Trump' conservative Kendal Unruh
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 3 days ago
said that they could. Donald Trump said it’s not the Conservative Party, it’s the Republican Party; it’s going to be the Workers’ Party in 10 years. Well, go ahead and try and win the presidency when you have literally shot your base, you know,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
BJP to protest against BSP over ‘foul language’ used for expelled leader’s kinThe Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will launch a counter-attack against the Bahuj
BJP to protest against BSP over ‘foul language’ used for expelled leader’s kin
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will launch a counter-attack against the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Saturday over its use of ‘indecent’ language against the family of its expelled leader Dayashankar Singh, who triggered a storm after comparing BSP... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
On The Nation: Patrick Gower interviews Kendal Unruhsaid that they could. Donald Trump said it’s not the Conservative Party, it’s t
On The Nation: Patrick Gower interviews Kendal Unruh
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
said that they could. Donald Trump said it’s not the Conservative Party, it’s the Republican Party; it’s going to be the Workers’ Party in 10 years. Well, go ahead and try and win the presidency when you have literally shot your base, you know,... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Turkey tensions spill onto German streetsThe failed coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has stoked tensions in G
Turkey tensions spill onto German streets
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 3 days ago
The failed coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has stoked tensions in Germany's three-million strong Turkish community, prompting demonstrations and threats that have put the authorities on edge. After days of purges amid a crackdown on... Read more
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iafrica.com
Turkey tensions spill onto German streetsThe failed coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has stoked tensions in G
Turkey tensions spill onto German streets
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The failed coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has stoked tensions in Germany's three-million strong Turkish community, prompting demonstrations and threats that have put the authorities on edge. After days of purges amid a crackdown on... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Turkey tensions spill onto German streetsAfter days of purges amid a crackdown on suspects and Erdogan's rivals in Turke
Turkey tensions spill onto German streets
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
After days of purges amid a crackdown on suspects and Erdogan's rivals in Turkey, German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere issued a stern warning to partisans among the world's largest Turkish diaspora. "We don't want these kinds of conflicts to... Read more
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iafrica.com
Iran stops 'terrorist infiltration' from TurkeyIranian forces have foiled a "terrorist" bid to infiltrate the country from Tur
Iran stops 'terrorist infiltration' from Turkey
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Iranian forces have foiled a "terrorist" bid to infiltrate the country from Turkey, the official IRNA news agency said Friday, in the latest report of tension at its borders. The elite Revolutionary Guards (IRCG) intercepted on Thursday morning "a... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Iran stops 'terrorist infiltration' from Turkey: state mediaThe elite Revolutionary Guards (IRCG) intercepted on Thursday morning "a terror
Iran stops 'terrorist infiltration' from Turkey: state media
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
The elite Revolutionary Guards (IRCG) intercepted on Thursday morning "a terrorist group trying to infiltrate the country using Iran's border with Turkey," IRNA reported quoting a regional commander. One suspect was killed and one arrested while the... Read more
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Swissinfo
The Swiss who fought for change in NicaraguaBorel agrees, saying that “this experience influenced the direction of my life”
The Swiss who fought for change in Nicaragua
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
Borel agrees, saying that “this experience influenced the direction of my life”. A volunteer in an extreme left workers’ party, he collaborated with other experts to develop a community approach to child medical problems. “It was... Read more
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Eye Witness News
I've lived through Turkish coups before. Here's what I tell my children2,400 political murders remain unsolved. It was also the era of the rise of th
I've lived through Turkish coups before. Here's what I tell my children
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
2,400 political murders remain unsolved. It was also the era of the rise of the Kurdish separatist movement, the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), which Ankara still classifies as a terrorist group. GALLERY: The people rise up in Turkey against... Read more
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The Economic Times
Uttar Pradesh Polls: Congress to kick off campaign with Lucknow rally next FridayNEW DELHI: The Congress will launch its election campaign for the Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh Polls: Congress to kick off campaign with Lucknow rally next Friday
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
NEW DELHI: The Congress will launch its election campaign for the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls with a massive meeting of party workers in Lucknow on July 29. While Rahul Gandhi will inaugurate the event, party sources said the possibility of Priyanka... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The Unique Evil Of The Leftof the right, manifested most spectacularly in Nazi Germany. But in fact, the
The Unique Evil Of The Left
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
of the right, manifested most spectacularly in Nazi Germany. But in fact, the Nazis were a leftist party. The German Workers’ Party in Austria, the forerunner of the Nazis, declared in 1904: “We are a liberty-loving nationalistic party that... Read more
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The Washington Times
Turkey’s post-coup attempt crackdown makes country vulnerable in Middle East, experts saythere’s no time for Turkey to be unstable: Turkish security forces are still fi
Turkey’s post-coup attempt crackdown makes country vulnerable in Middle East, experts say
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
there’s no time for Turkey to be unstable: Turkish security forces are still fighting Kurdish insurgency — the Kurdistan Workers’ Party — in the southeast part of the country, and still shares a border with Iraq, a nation ridden with Islamic... Read more
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DW
Turkey suspends European Convention on Human Rights |Turkish lawmakers endorsed President Recep Tayyip Erdogan with sweeping new pow
Turkey suspends European Convention on Human Rights |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
Turkish lawmakers endorsed President Recep Tayyip Erdogan with sweeping new powers that allow him to expand a crackdown in the wake of last week's failed coup. The 550-member parliament (TBMM) approved Erdogan's request for a three-month state of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
KPMG findings on AHTC lapses of 'grave concern': HDBSINGAPORE: The Aljunied-Hougang Town Council (AHTC) needs to take "immediate st
KPMG findings on AHTC lapses of 'grave concern': HDB
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Aljunied-Hougang Town Council (AHTC) needs to take "immediate steps" to "reset its tone" from the top, strengthen its control environment, improve oversight of its financial management function and address the "pervasive" control... Read more
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asianage
Pakistan lawmakers to debate honour killing, rape laws todayActivist of Awami Workers Party chants slogans during demonstration The propos
Pakistan lawmakers to debate honour killing, rape laws today
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
Activist of Awami Workers Party chants slogans during demonstration The proposed bills could seek to close a loophole that allows those who kill in the name of honour -- usually a relative of the victim. Pakistan's parliament will on Thursday... Read more
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The Temasek Review
WP: Would Temasek’s buyout of SMRT reduce financial and operational transparency? « Events « Snippets « TR EMERITUSThe following is a press release by The Workers’ Party. The Workers’ Party vie
WP: Would Temasek’s buyout of SMRT reduce financial and operational transparency? « Events « Snippets « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 5 days ago
The following is a press release by The Workers’ Party. The Workers’ Party views the new rail financing framework for SMRT as a step in the right direction. It is a long overdue corrective to a major policy mistake. This move corrects the mistaken... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sydney man charged over alleged terror links denied bailSydney man Renas Lelikan denied bail over alleged links to PKK terror group A
Sydney man charged over alleged terror links denied bail
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
Sydney man Renas Lelikan denied bail over alleged links to PKK terror group A Sydney man who made headlines last year after the Australian Government refused him a passport on national security grounds has been formally denied bail over terrorism... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Terror charges for Kurdish journoWhy. He was charged with being a member of a terrorist organisation, following
Terror charges for Kurdish journo
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Why. He was charged with being a member of a terrorist organisation, following allegations he is a member of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party PKK, which has links to the Kurdish militia. Being a member of the PKK carries a maximum penalty of 10 years’... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Three month state of emergency in Turkey | Irish Examiner Turkey’s president has declared a three-month state of eme
Three month state of emergency in Turkey
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
| Irish Examiner Turkey’s president has declared a three-month state of emergency after last week’s failed coup. Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that the measure was being... Read more
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The Washington Times
Nicolas Maduro’s Venezuela sees exodus amid rampant crime, scarcity of basic necessitiesnews for leftist forces across the continent, said Marcio Pochmann, president o
Nicolas Maduro’s Venezuela sees exodus amid rampant crime, scarcity of basic necessities
The Washington Times / Posted 5 days ago
news for leftist forces across the continent, said Marcio Pochmann, president of the Perseu Abramo Foundation of Brazil’s Workers’ Party. “To a certain extent, the left is paralyzed,” said Mr. Pochmann, whose think tank is linked to the left-wing... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Turkey’s PKK Conflict: The Death Tollthe Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani. Just three hours later in the nearby provin
Turkey’s PKK Conflict: The Death Toll
Daily Maverick / Posted 5 days ago
the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani. Just three hours later in the nearby province of Adıyaman, militants of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) accusing Turkey of abetting the IS attack, killed 23-year old Müsellim Ünal, a corporal in the Turkish... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Sydney man charged over terror linksA Sydney man allegedly linked to a Kurdish separatist group has been charged af
Sydney man charged over terror links
Sky News Australia / Posted 5 days ago
A Sydney man allegedly linked to a Kurdish separatist group has been charged after police conducted two raids in the city's north. The 38-year-old is allegedly a member of the Kurdistan Workers' Party and was arrested yesterday after Australian... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Erdogan declares 3-month state of emergencyANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on the situation in Turkey after the failed mi
Erdogan declares 3-month state of emergency
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on the situation in Turkey after the failed military coup last week (all times local): 11:35 p.m. Turkey's president has declared a three-month state of emergency following a failed coup. President Recep Tayyip... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Erdogan declares 3-month state of emergencyANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on the situation in Turkey after the failed mi
Erdogan declares 3-month state of emergency
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on the situation in Turkey after the failed military coup last week (all times local): 11:35 p.m. Turkey's president has declared a three-month state of emergency following a failed coup. President Recep Tayyip... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Erdogan declares 3-month state of emergencyANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on the situation in Turkey after the failed mi
Erdogan declares 3-month state of emergency
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on the situation in Turkey after the failed military coup last week (all times local): 11:35 p.m. Turkey's president has declared a three-month state of emergency following a failed coup. President Recep Tayyip... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Erdogan declares 3-month state of emergencyANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on the situation in Turkey after the failed mi
Erdogan declares 3-month state of emergency
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 5 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on the situation in Turkey after the failed military coup last week (all times local): 11:35 p.m. Turkey's president has declared a three-month state of emergency following a failed coup. President Recep Tayyip... Read more
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Boston Herald
Erdogan declares 3-month state of emergencyANKARA, Turkey — The Latest on the situation in Turkey after the failed militar
Erdogan declares 3-month state of emergency
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey — The Latest on the situation in Turkey after the failed military coup last week (all times local): 11:35 p.m. Turkey's president has declared a three-month state of emergency following a failed coup. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Erdogan declares 3-month state of emergencyANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on the situation in Turkey after the failed mi
Erdogan declares 3-month state of emergency
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 5 days ago
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The Latest on the situation in Turkey after the failed military coup last week (all times local): 11:35 p.m. Turkey's president has declared a three-month state of emergency following a failed coup. President Recep Tayyip... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Coup in Turkey has Thrown a Wrench in Uncle Sam's "Pivot" PlanA failed coup in Turkey has changed the geopolitical landscape overnight realig
The Coup in Turkey has Thrown a Wrench in Uncle Sam's "Pivot" Plan
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 days ago
A failed coup in Turkey has changed the geopolitical landscape overnight realigning Ankara with Moscow while shattering Washington's plan to redraw the map of the Middle East. Whether Turkish strongman Recep Tayyip Erdogan staged the coup or not is... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Man charged with terror offence after raids in North Sydney, Dee WhyA man has been charged with being a member of a terrorist organisation after po
Man charged with terror offence after raids in North Sydney, Dee Why
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
A man has been charged with being a member of a terrorist organisation after police conducted raids across Sydney's north. The 38-year-old man was arrested as officers from the Australian Federal Police raided properties in North Sydney and Dee Why... Read more
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