Monthly Archives: July 2014

Israel reduces diplomatic staff in Turkey following violent pro-Palestinian … – RT

July 21, 2014
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RT Israel reduces diplomatic staff in Turkey following violent pro-Palestinian …RTHence, for Turkey, I cannot think of positive developments with Israel as long as I hold this duty,” Recep Tayyip Erdogan told reporters in Istanbul. “Westerners may say I am stirring up tensions, but I have the mission of winning the consent of people …Turkey’s…

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IT’S TIME TO RESOLVE CYPRUS ISSUE, SAYS TURKISH PRESIDENT – Daily Sabah

July 21, 2014
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Fox News IT’S TIME TO RESOLVE CYPRUS ISSUE, SAYS TURKISH PRESIDENTDaily SabahISTANBUL – Turkish President Abdullah Gül has called for a resolution to the conflict on Cyprus, as the divided island marked the 40th anniversary of Turkish operations on Sunday. Speaking at an anniversary ceremony in Nicosia, he said, “There are very …Cypriots on opposite sides…

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Turkey’s ‘open border’ policy has not backfired – Al-Arabiya

July 20, 2014
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Reuters Turkey’s ‘open border’ policy has not backfiredAl-ArabiyaFive-year-old Asiya fell asleep over a dirty blanket under the intense sun as she and her family arrived in Kilis, Turkey after an arduous three day journey from Syria. Her fragile body could not take any more, yet she carried more of her belongings in …Bulgaria’s fence to…

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Turkish PM Erdogan says Israel ‘surpasses Hitler in barbarism’ – Reuters UK

July 20, 2014
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Reuters UK Turkish PM Erdogan says Israel ‘surpasses Hitler in barbarism’Reuters UKThe two countries have seen their relations degrade sharply in recent years, reaching crisis point when Israeli commandos stormed the Turkish ship Mavi Marmara sailing as part of a flotilla challenging the Jewish state’s naval blockade of Gaza. Ten …Turkish leader accuses Israel of…

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Israel cuts diplomatic presence in Turkey amid protests – Reuters

July 19, 2014
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RT Israel cuts diplomatic presence in Turkey amid protestsReuters“What we’re continuing to convey to any country in the region, including Turkey, is that the most productive role they can play is supporting the Egyptian cease-fire proposal,” she said, referring to a Gaza truce plan put forward by Cairo. While noting …Turkey’s Erdogan Condemns Israel Over…

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Turkish PM accuses Israel of terrorism, genocide; protesters pelt consulate … – Fox News

July 19, 2014
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Fox News Turkish PM accuses Israel of terrorism, genocide; protesters pelt consulate …Fox NewsPro-Palestinian Turks shout slogans against Israel during a protest rally outside the Israeli consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, early Friday, July 18, 2014. Israel launched an offensive late Thursday after becoming increasingly exasperated with …Israel-Gaza conflict: Turkish protesters raise Palestinian flag outside …The…

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