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Turkish lawyer groups to boycott judicial ceremony over separation of powers

Added: 18.08.2019 15:21 | 12 views | 0 comments

At least 19 bar associations representing lawyers from provinces across Turkey, including the three largest cities, have said they will boycott an annual ceremony for the judiciary because it will take place on the grounds of the presidential palace.


At least 1 dead in Turkey flood

Added: 17.08.2019 23:56 | 0 views | 0 comments

Raging flood waters tore through parts of Turkey. Officials say at least one person was killed. Many shops in Istanbul's historic Grand Bazaar were flooded and some of the merchandise floated away. The heavy rain also disrupted rail and ferry services.


Turkey says Syria safe zone centre to start work next week

Added: 16.08.2019 16:51 | 13 views | 0 comments

A joint Turkish-U.S. operation centre to establish and manage a safe zone in northeast Syria will be fully operational next week, Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar said on Friday.

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Turkish army pension fund to buy British Steel

Added: 16.08.2019 10:09 | 69 views | 0 comments

Turkey's military pension fund reaches a tentative deal to take over the insolvent steelmaker.

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[Ticker] US supports Greece, Cyprus and Israel energy cooperation

Added: 15.08.2019 18:24 | 2 views | 0 comments

In a joint statement on Wednesday the US minister of energy, Francis Fannon, expressed his support for an enhanced energy cooperation between Greece, the Republic of Cyprus and Israel. It says they want to share the "commitment to promote peace, stability, security, and prosperity in the eastern Mediterranean region". This statement comes a few weeks after Turkey in waters where Cyprus has exclusive economic rights.

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Putin recruits Iran and Turkey to set up official alliance as trio sideline Donald Trump

Added: 15.08.2019 18:17 | 17 views | 0 comments

VLADIMIR PUTIN brought Iran and Turkey closer to Moscow’s growing sphere of influence as Russia announced the three countries would meet next month to jointly resolve the Syria crisis.


Turkey-backed Syrian rebels to send fighters to Idlib area: official

Added: 15.08.2019 15:41 | 4 views | 0 comments

A Syrian rebel force supported by Turkey will send fighters to reinforce positions facing a Russian-backed Syrian government offensive in the Idlib region in the northwest of the country, an official in the rebel force told Reuters on Thursday.


Kosovo investigates 22 police officers over extraditions to Turkey

Added: 15.08.2019 15:07 | 5 views | 0 comments

Kosovo's special prosecutors are investigating the role of 22 police officers in the last year's arrest and extradition of six Turkish nationals, a move activists called human rights violation, the prosecutors said on Thursday.

Tags: Turkey, Police

Revealed: Russia's deadly missile that is 'superior' to US weapons

Added: 15.08.2019 14:41 | 22 views | 0 comments

DONALD TRUMP may have downplayed the sale of Russian S-400 missiles to Turkey after a lengthy diplomatic saga, but Washington officials and military experts have raised concerns over their effectiveness.


Sturridge close to a Turkey move

Added: 15.08.2019 14:24 | 2 views | 0 comments

He may be a European champion, but he is still without the club. Liverpool have won the UEFA Super Cup on Wednesday evening, but Daniel Sturrdige was not there. The English striker has been released by the club, following the expiration of his final contract at Liverpool and he is now close to moving to ...]

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