Turkish party leader gets Erdogan compensation lowered

Perincek gets order for payment to President Erdogan for insulting him in a newspaper article reduced by half. ANKARA - Turkey's Homeland Party leader Dogu Perincek...

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Friday’s newspapers cover new potential refugee influx from Syria’s Aleppo and Erdogan's reaction to suspension of Geneva talksISTANBUL - Anadolu Agency does not...
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Turkey: Erdogan warns countries against backing terror

'If some countries support a person involved in terrorism , then that means these countries are also involved in terrorism,' the president says ANKARA - In...

Arab e-drive supports Turkey goods against Russia sanctions

Online campaign supports purchase of Turkish goods in face of Russian sanctions imposed after last week's shoot-down DOHA, Qatar – Arab writers and activists have...

Turkish Press Review

Wednesday's papers mainly cover PKK-led attack that martyred three policemen in southern TurkeyISTANBUL - Anadolu Agency does not verify these stories and does not vouch for...

Obama backs Turkish self-defense in row with Russia, urges calm

American, French presidents warn against escalation after Russian jet downed by Turkey WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama on Tuesday asserted Turkey’s right to self-defense following...

Epic tale of Ottoman sailors remembered in Istanbul

Istanbul museum receives model of Japanese warship which returned Turkish survivors of the 1890 ‘Ertugrul’ frigate disaster ISTANBUL - A ceremony Thursday at an Istanbul naval museum...

UPDATE 2 – Turkey: Pro-Kurdish Huda-Par member killed in Diyarbakir

Three people apprehended on suspicion of being involved in murder that took place in southesterrn Turkey UPDATES STATEMENT FROM INTERIOR MINISTRY DIYARBAKIR, Turkey - Turkish police have...

UPDATE – Turkey: 11 killed in Ankara bus crash

Passenger vehicle crashes into bus stop, city governor confirms UPDATES WITH COMMENT FROM DEPUTY PM ANKARA - Eleven people have been killed after a commuter bus...

Song contestant shot in eastern Turkey

Nineteen-year-old TV talent show hopeful critically wounded in late-night gun attack. DIYARBAKIR – A young woman who recently appeared on a televised song contest in...

Turkish Press Review

- Wednesday’s dailies focused on celebrations of the Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day across Turkey ISTANBUL - Anadolu Agency does not verify these...
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Russian threat global not regional, says NATO chief

U.S. Air Force Gen. Philip Breedlove says NATO must 'strengthen deterrence'. ANTALYA - Russia's destabilizing influence in the region is global not regional and enduring not temporary, the senior...

Turkish disaster agency links up with EU body

Turkey will be part of coordinated European response to disasters worldwide BRUSSELS - The Turkish state-run disaster agency Wednesday joined the EU’s coordinating body for humanitarian...
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Turkish PM calls on parties to unite against terrorism

Twin explosions target rally in Ankara; at least 86 dead and 186 injured ANKARA - Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu made a call to leaders of all...

Explosion in Istanbul, 11 people were killed, 36 people wounded

Eleven people died and 36 others were injured in a blast targeting a police bus near the metro and bus stations in Istanbul's Vezneciler District early on...

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