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|EU stresses human rights in talks with Turkey's Erdogan|
Added: 25.05.2017 22:00 | 1 views | 0 comments
May 26, 2017 5:00 AM
BRUSSELS • European Council president Donald Tusk yesterday stressed the importance of human rights in talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, amid tensions over Ankara's long-delayed European Union accession process.
|Turkey’s leader confronted by France, Germany at NATO summit|
Added: 25.05.2017 19:20 | 7 views | 0 comments
BRUSSELS (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was confronted by key allies France and Germany with diplomatic complaints despite him traveling to Brussels to celebrate the unity of the NATO alliance. French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel both raised the issue of nationals from their countries currently held in custody in ...]
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|House speaker calls Erdogan visit violence 'indefensible'|
Added: 25.05.2017 17:03 | 1 views | 0 comments
House Speaker Paul Ryan says the violence against peaceful protesters in Washington by Turkish security forces was "completely indefensible."
|House speaker calls Erdogan visit violence ‘indefensible’|
Added: 25.05.2017 16:59 | 2 views | 0 comments
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan says the violence against peaceful protesters in Washington by Turkish security forces was "completely indefensible." He's welcoming a House resolution condemning the attacks that took place earlier this month outside the Turkish ambassador's residence. Ryan says in a statement that Turkey is an important ally, but its leaders ...]
|The Latest: Merkel demands Incirlik access for legislators|
Added: 25.05.2017 15:15 | 17 views | 0 comments
BRUSSELS (AP) - The Latest on the NATO summit in Brussels (all times local):
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says she will tell Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that she plans to withdraw her country's troops from an air base near the Syrian border if lawmakers are banned from ...
|[Ticker] Turkey begins mass trial of suspected coup leaders|
Added: 23.05.2017 7:52 | 5 views | 0 comments
The trial of 221 high-ranking military officers – accused of trying to oust Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan in last July's failed coup – began Monday, amid heavy security in Turkey. Outside the courthouse, the crowd called for the death penalty, which was banned in Turkey in its bid to join the EU. Erdogan blames the attempted coup on the US-based Muslim cleric, Fethullah Gulen, a claim he strongly denies.
|Over 200 go on trial over Turkey coup bid|
Added: 22.05.2017 22:00 | 4 views | 0 comments
May 23, 2017 5:00 AM
SINCAN (Turkey) • About 220 people, including more than two dozen former generals, are on trial, accused of being among the ringleaders of the attempted coup last year aimed at ousting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
|N.B.A. Player Enes Kanter Blames Erdogan for Detention in Romania|
Added: 22.05.2017 20:04 | 11 views | 0 comments
Kanter, a center for the Oklahoma City Thunder, was stuck at a Bucharest airport for hours because Turkey had canceled his travel documents.
|Senators warn of fiscal fallout after Erdogan visit violence|
Added: 22.05.2017 18:13 | 10 views | 0 comments
WASHINGTON (AP) — The senators who oversee the U.S. foreign aid budget have warned the Turkish government there could be fiscal repercussions if Ankara fails to punish the bodyguards responsible for a violent incident in Washington. In a letter to the Turkish ambassador to the United States, Sens. Lindsey Graham and Patrick Leahy say there ...]
|Turkey publicly chastises U.S. ambassador for violent D.C. protests|
Added: 22.05.2017 17:26 | 18 views | 0 comments
Ankara publicly scolded the Trump White House on Monday, haranguing America's top diplomat in Turkey over violent protests that took place in Washington during Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's visit last week.
U.S. Ambassador John Bass was called to the Turkish Foreign Affairs Ministry on Monday to receive a "written ...
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