Tag archive for ‘Ankara’
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By nsnbc On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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Turkish AKP MP Samil Tayyar Compares NATO with ISIL, the PKK and FETÖ

nsnbc : Samil Tayyar, an MP of Turkey’s ruling AKP  for Gaziantep blasted NATO during an interview with the daily Milat, comparing NATO with ISIL, the PKK and the Gülenist FETÖ. A little fact check? Tayyar More...

Earlier this month Nauma Kurtelmus declared that the state of emergency has been extended.
By nsnbc On Sunday, January 22nd, 2017
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Parliament Approved Constitutional “Reform” Package – Turkey Headed for Referendum

nsnbc : Turkey’s parliament, on January 21, adopted the controversial constitutional reform package that will introduce radical changes to the country’s political system with 339 votes, thus exceeding More...

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By nsnbc On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Turkish Authorities Arrest and Interrogate Nightclub Shooting Suspect

nsnbc : Turkish authorities report they captured Abdulkadir Masharipov who is under suspicion of being the shooter who killed 39 at an Istanbul night club New Year’s night. Turkey’s Prime Minister Binali More...

Earlier this month Nauma Kurtelmus declared that the state of emergency has been extended.
By nsnbc On Sunday, January 15th, 2017
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Turkey’s Parliament Adopts Three Additional Constitutional “Reform” Articles

nsnbc : Lawmakers in Turkey’s Parliament, on January 15, adopted three additional articles from the heavily disputed constitutional reform package that aims at introducing an executive presidential system. Earlier More...

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu. (archives)
By nsnbc On Friday, January 13th, 2017
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Russia Wants US To Attend Syria Talks: Mevlüt Cavusoglu

nsnbc : Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlüt Cavusoglu told the press that Russia has agreed that the United States should be involved in talks on Syria’s political future scheduled to take place in the Kazakh More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Turkish MPs in Fist Fight Amidst Adoption of Three Articles on Constitutional “Reform”

nsnbc : A fistfight broke out in Turkey’s parliament as three more articles from an 18-article package for constitutional reform aimed at transforming Turkey’s system into an executive presidency were More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
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Al-Qaeda Jihadists Deny Involvement in Assassination of Russian Ambassador in Turkey

nsnbc : Al-Qaeda linked terrorists in Syria denied any involvement in the assassination of the Russian Ambassador Andrey Karlov who was shot dead in the Turkish capital Ankara in December 2016. In their latest issue More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
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Turkey Makes U-Turn About Promised Withdrawal of Troops from Iraq

nsnbc : Turkey’s government reversed its promise to Iraqi Prime Minister al-Abadi to withdraw its troops from Iraq until after the completion of the Mosul operation. Moreover, Turkish troops will stay in Iraq More...

Constitutional "reform" with opposition members behind bars.
By nsnbc On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
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Turkey’s HDP to Boycott Vote on Constitutional “Reform” With Opposition Behind Bars

nsnbc : Turkey’s leftist HDP announced that the party will boycott a parliamentary vote on constitutional change that would introduce an executive presidential system in the country. Turkey’s CHP also More...

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By nsnbc On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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Turkey’s Parliament Launched Talks About Constitutional Change

nsnbc : Turkey’s parliament, on January 9, launched talks about amending the country’s constitution. The proposed package of amendments will change the country into an executive presidential system and More...