The Fighting Over Erdogan’s Constitutional Reforms Has (Literally) Begun – TIME

January 19, 2017
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TIME The Fighting Over Erdogan’s Constitutional Reforms Has (Literally) BegunTIMEAykut Unlupinar—Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Ravza Kavakci, Justice and Development Party’s (AK Party) MP of Istanbul, swears in at the Grand National Assembly of Turkey in Ankara on June 23, 2015.What happens if Turkey passes Erdogan’s ‘power bill’?CNNTurkey’s constitutional reform: All you need to knowAljazeera.comHow Turkey’s Erdogan…

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Russian and Turkish jets ‘bomb ISIL’ in Syria’s Al Bab – Aljazeera.com

January 19, 2017
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Aljazeera.com Russian and Turkish jets ‘bomb ISIL’ in Syria’s Al BabAljazeera.comRussian and Turkish jets have carried out joint air raids against ISIL fighters in the town Al Bab in northern Syria, according to Russia’s military. Lieutenant-General Sergei Rudskoi, a senior defence ministry official, said on…

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What happens if Turkey passes Erdogan’s ‘power bill’? – CNN

January 18, 2017
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CNN What happens if Turkey passes Erdogan’s ‘power bill’?CNNThe 18-article constitutional reform package — put forward by Erdogan’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) — would turn Turkey’s parliamentary system into a presidential one, effectively consolidating the power of three legislative bodies …Turkey’s constitutional reform:…

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Suspect In Istanbul Nightclub Attack Has Confessed, Say Turkish Officials – NPR

January 18, 2017
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NPR Suspect In Istanbul Nightclub Attack Has Confessed, Say Turkish OfficialsNPRIstanbul Governor Vasip Sahin told reporters Tuesday morning that the suspect in the attack on the city’s Reina nightclub has…

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Suspect in Istanbul Rampage on New Year’s Is Captured, Turkey Says – New York Times

January 17, 2017
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NPR Suspect in Istanbul Rampage on New Year’s Is Captured, Turkey SaysNew York TimesThe police in Turkey have arrested the man accused of carrying out a deadly attack on an…

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Turkish police reportedly capture suspect in nightclub attack – Washington Post

January 17, 2017
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CBS News Turkish police reportedly capture suspect in nightclub attackWashington PostISTANBUL — A gunman suspected of killing 39 people during a New Year’s attack on an Istanbul nightclub has been…

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