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Turkey demands explanation over UK spying claims – BBC News

June 17, 2013
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Turkey demands explanation over UK spying claimsBBC NewsClaims that Britain spied on foreign governments attending G20 meetings in London in 2009 would “constitute a scandal” if true, Turkey has said. Its foreign ministry demanded answers over reports Turkish delegates were among those who had their … Source: turkey – Google News Sharing information is key –…

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G20 summits: Russia and Turkey react with fury to spying revelations – The Guardian

June 17, 2013
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G20 summits: Russia and Turkey react with fury to spying revelations – The Guardian

The Guardian G20 summits: Russia and Turkey react with fury to spying revelationsThe GuardianTurkey, South Africa and Russia have reacted angrily to the British government demanding an explanation for the revelations that their politicians and senior officials were spied on and bugged during the 2009 G20 summit in London. The foreign ministry …Turkey’s Simsek Vows…

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G20 Snooping Claims: UK In Turkish Talks – Sky News

June 17, 2013
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G20 Snooping Claims: UK In Turkish TalksSky NewsA British diplomat in Ankara has met a Turkish intelligence chief amid allegations the country’s finance minister was spied on during the G20 summit. British spies eavesdropped on a string of foreign diplomats during the 2009 talks, according to … and more  Source: turkish – Google News Sharing…

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Turkish opposition leader sees protests as ‘turning point’ – Yahoo! News

June 17, 2013
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Turkish opposition leader sees protests as ‘turning point’Yahoo! NewsISTANBUL (Reuters) – Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan’s handling of Turkey’s fiercest anti-government protests in more than 30 years has exposed the extent of his authoritarianism and only entrenched hostility to his rule, the head of the main opposition … Source: turkish – Google News Sharing information is…

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Striking workers face off with police in Turkish capital – Reuters

June 17, 2013
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Striking workers face off with police in Turkish capitalReutersANKARA/ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkish riot police backed by water cannon faced off with around 1,000 trade union workers in the capital Ankara on Monday, after a weekend of some of the worst clashes since anti-government protests erupted late last month. Source: turkish – Google News Sharing information…

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Turkish police confiscate piano used to serenade Taksim Square protesters – The Guardian

June 17, 2013
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Turkish police confiscate piano used to serenade Taksim Square protesters – The Guardian

The Guardian Turkish police confiscate piano used to serenade Taksim Square protestersThe GuardianTurkish police have reportedly confiscated a piano that was being used to serenade Istanbul’s protesters. Davide Martello claims that officials seized his grand piano as part of Saturday’s raid on Gezi Park. Martello became an unlikely icon for the sit … Source: turkish…

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