Monthly Archives: May 2014

Year after violent protests, Turkey at ‘tipping point’ – USA TODAY

May 31, 2014
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BBC News Year after violent protests, Turkey at ‘tipping point’USA TODAYISTANBUL — Three years ago, the Turkish economy was booming with buildings springing up at a dizzying rate and the entire region — shaken from the Arab Spring — looking to Turkey as a model for democracy and economic progress, the perfect bridge …Turkey PM Erdogan…

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Belfast to Istanbul flights in the pipeline as Turkish Airlines look to … – Belfast Telegraph

May 31, 2014
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Belfast Telegraph Belfast to Istanbul flights in the pipeline as Turkish Airlines look to …Belfast TelegraphYesterday a spokesman for the airport said: “We are very privileged at the airport to host the office of the honorary Turkish consul, which we hope will build on trade links and lead to a deeper understanding between Northern Ireland…

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Turkey’s top court rejects YouTube ban – Aljazeera.com

May 30, 2014
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Times of India Turkey’s top court rejects YouTube banAljazeera.comTurkey’s top court has ruled that a blanket ban on YouTube violated individual rights and freedoms, clearing the way for the popular video-sharing site to come back. The decision on Thursday was in response to individual complaints to the …Turkey Highest Court: YouTube Ban Violates RightsABC NewsTurkey…

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Belfast to Istanbul flights in the pipeline as Turkish Airlines look to … – Belfast Telegraph

May 30, 2014
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Belfast Telegraph Belfast to Istanbul flights in the pipeline as Turkish Airlines look to …Belfast TelegraphYesterday a spokesman for the airport said: “We are very privileged at the airport to host the office of the honorary Turkish consul, which we hope will build on trade links and lead to a deeper understanding between Northern Ireland…

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Turkey’s Erdogan says foes may leak video in bid to smear him – Reuters

May 29, 2014
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Turkey’s Erdogan says foes may leak video in bid to smear himReuters… in the rally, ahead of a re-run of a municipal election in Agri on Sunday. Erdogan is widely expected to run in Turkey’s first direct presidential election in August and he suggested the release of such a video was designed to embarrass him…

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Turkish Airlines official killed in Somalia was suspect in Ergenekon trial – Hurriyet Daily News

May 29, 2014
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Hurriyet Daily News Turkish Airlines official killed in Somalia was suspect in Ergenekon trialHurriyet Daily NewsWhile the perpetrators and motives for the attack in which a Turkish Airlines (THY) security chief was killed in Mogadishu remain unclear, detailed information about the life of Saadettin Doğan has been revealed. Doğan was reportedly one of the …Turkish…

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