Monthly Archives: December 2013

Turkish FM Davutoğlu confident of nation’s support for his policy – Hurriyet Daily News

December 15, 2013
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Turkish FM Davutoğlu confident of nation’s support for his policyHurriyet Daily NewsTurkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu said he did not expect appreciation from the opposition but only from the Turkish people. DAILY NEWS photo, Selahattin SÖNMEZ. Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu sounded quite confident vis-à-vis strong criticism… Source: turkish – Google News Sharing information is key…

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Protesters Rally outside Turkish Embassy in Solidarity with Two Bishops … – Naharnet

December 15, 2013
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Protesters Rally outside Turkish Embassy in Solidarity with Two Bishops … – Naharnet

Naharnet Protesters Rally outside Turkish Embassy in Solidarity with Two Bishops …Naharnet“The Levant will not surrender its neck to you and we will not allow your thieves and terrorists to desecrate Antioch,” added Khoury, addressing Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and accusing him of supporting the rebel groups that kidnapped … and more  Source:…

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Germany names first ever Turkish-origin Cabinet member – Hurriyet Daily News

December 15, 2013
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Germany names first ever Turkish-origin Cabinet member – Hurriyet Daily News

Hurriyet Daily News Germany names first ever Turkish-origin Cabinet memberHurriyet Daily NewsDeputy leader of Germany’s Social Democrats (SPD), Aydan Özoğuz, has been announced as the country’s new state minister for immigration, refugees and integration, thus becoming the first ever Turkish-origin minister to make it to the German federal…First Turkish minister in German cabinetwww.worldbulletin.netFormer German foreign…

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Turkey-EU migrant deal paves way for talks on visa-free travel – Financial Times

December 15, 2013
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Turkey-EU migrant deal paves way for talks on visa-free travel – Financial Times

www.worldbulletin.net Turkey-EU migrant deal paves way for talks on visa-free travelFinancial TimesTurkey and the EU are scheduled to sign an agreement on Monday that the two sides say should clear the way for the lifting of visa restrictions and the repatriation of illegal migrants as well as making headway in an often difficult relationship. The…

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From Museum To Mosque? By Thomas Seibert – Daily Beast

December 15, 2013
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From Museum To Mosque? By Thomas Seibert – Daily Beast

Daily Beast From Museum To Mosque? By Thomas SeibertDaily BeastTurkey’s conservative government is stepping up its calls to turn the Hagia Sophia into a functioning mosque—but Christians worry the conversion will obsure the famous landmark’s Byzantine history. ISTANBUL—Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia, one of the most… Source: turkey – Google News Sharing information is key – Turkey…

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Getting turkey to the table – Boston Globe

December 15, 2013
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Getting turkey to the tableBoston GlobeThe methods of slaughter might be equally humane in either case, but a turkey that meets its demise in the wild has at least gotten a chance to fight for love and glory, as we all hope to do, and hasn’t spent its brief existence crammed in a pen and…

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