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Tabanlioglu Architects Designs New National Stadium for Kosovo

Added: 19.07.2019 6:00 | 1 views | 0 comments

Istanbul based have designed a new national stadium for . Located in Drenas, the 30,000-seat stadium will be built 12 miles from the country's capital of and become the new home for the Kosovo national football team. Made to bring people together, the urban project aims to reflect the contemporary culture and multi-ethnic identity of Kosovo.


Senator Tim Kaine Calls on FBI to Open Khashoggi Investigation

Added: 17.07.2019 23:17 | 10 views | 0 comments

Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) is calling on the Federal Bureau of Investigation to open an investigation into the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, the Washington Post journalist and Virginia resident who was killed inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul after going missing in October 2018. “This investigation is more important than ever to achieve true accountability and justice for this horrific crime,” Kaine said in a letter to FBI Director Chris Wray on Wednesday, which was obtained by The Daily Beast. The Senator called Khashoggi’s killing a “state sponsored execution” by Saudi Arabia and requested written notification by August 1...

Turkish court acquits RSF representative, two others

Added: 17.07.2019 12:42 | 7 views | 0 comments

An Istanbul court on Wednesday acquitted the Turkey representative for Reporters Without Borders (RSF) as well as two other campaigners for press freedom on trial for terrorism charges, their lawyers said.


Erdogan says Trump can waive sanctions over S-400 purchase

Added: 15.07.2019 18:18 | 16 views | 0 comments

ISTANBUL - US President Donald Trump has the authority to waive sanctions on Turkey for its purchase of Russian air defence systems and should find a "middle ground" in the dispute, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday. Erdogan's comments came two days after NATO member Turkey took delivery of the first consignment of advanced Russian S-400 missile defence system parts, despite warnings from Washington that the...

Former Man City midfielder Fernando continues Sevilla transformation

Added: 12.07.2019 18:40 | 4 views | 0 comments

Sevilla's busy transfer window has continued with the permanent signing of former Manchester City midfielder Fernando from Galatasaray. Fernando spent two years in Istanbul after being discarded by City and the 31-year-old will reportedly cost Sevilla €4.5million, signing a three-year contract. According to reports, Galatasaray were reticent to sell the Brazilian, but ultimately caved after Sevilla ...]

Turkey receives first delivery of Russian S-400 missile system: Ankara

Added: 12.07.2019 11:11 | 16 views | 0 comments

ISTANBUL: Turkey received the first batch of Russia&'s S-400 missile defence system on Friday, the defence ministry said, despite repeated warnings from its NATO ally United States against the purchase. "The delivery of the first shipment of parts of the S-400 long range regional air missile defence system began as of July 12,...

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Man linked to Saudi prince at consulate when Jamal Khashoggi vanished

Added: 18.10.2018 12:14 | 0 views | 0 comments

A man who previously traveled with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's entourage to the United States entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul just before writer Jamal Khashoggi vanished there, according to images published Thursday by a pro-government Turkish newspaper.
The Sabah newspaper's...


Jamal Khashoggi's final column: What the Arab world needs most is free expression

Added: 18.10.2018 1:10 | 0 views | 0 comments

A note from Karen Attiah, Washington Post Global Opinions editor:
I received this  and assistant the day after Jamal was reported missing in Istanbul. eld off publishing it because we hoped Jamal would come back to us so that he and I could edit...


Bennett rues Turkish delight slipping away

Added: 16.10.2017 2:30 | 0 views | 0 comments

After securing a fourth stage win at the Presidential Tour of Turkey on Saturday, Sam Bennett's week came to a disappointing end yesterday when he crashed on the last corner of the six-day WorldTour race in Istanbul.

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