Monthly Archives: September 2015

Turkey’s Erdogan says over 30 Kurdish militants killed in raids – Reuters

September 30, 2015
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Reuters Turkey’s Erdogan says over 30 Kurdish militants killed in raidsReutersThe military has been bombarding Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) positions in the mountains of northern Iraq as well as the mainly Kurdish southeast of Turkey following the breakdown of a ceasefire in July. “More than 30 terrorists have been killed …Turkey: More than 30 Kurdish…

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Turkish referee apologises for error live on television – The Guardian

September 30, 2015
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The Guardian Turkish referee apologises for error live on televisionThe GuardianDeniz Coban intervened while Kasimpasa manager Riza Calimbay was speaking with the Turkish Super League broadcaster Lig TV after his team’s 1-1 draw with Rizespor on Monday. The experienced official apologised for giving Rizespor a penalty in theĀ … Source: turkish – Google News Sharing information…

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Five children hurt in bomb blast in southeast Turkey – Reuters

September 29, 2015
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Reuters Five children hurt in bomb blast in southeast TurkeyReutersThe most intense fighting since the 1990s has engulfed the mainly Kurdish southeast after the state launched air strikes against the armed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in Turkey and Iraq in July. More than 100 security personnel and hundreds of …No Turkey Isn’t Heading For Civil…

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17 Syrian refugees drown off Turkish coast; 20 others rescued, official says – Toronto Sun

September 29, 2015
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Toronto Sun 17 Syrian refugees drown off Turkish coast; 20 others rescued, official saysToronto SunANKARA, Turkey — An official says 17 Syrians have drowned after their boat sank off the Turkish coast on its way to the Greek island of Leros. Gov. Amir Cicek of Mugla province told the state-run Anadolu Agency that the Turkish…

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British lawyers warn of human rights violations in Turkey – The Guardian

September 28, 2015
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The Guardian British lawyers warn of human rights violations in TurkeyThe GuardianTurkey’s government is inflicting “systematic human rights violations” on its judiciary, police and media, according to a scathing report by senior British lawyers that was commissioned by one of president Erdogan’s exiled opponents. The critical, 95 … Source: turkey – Google News Sharing information…

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Migrant crisis: 17 people drown after boat sinks off Turkish coast – BBC News

September 28, 2015
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BBC News Migrant crisis: 17 people drown after boat sinks off Turkish coastBBC NewsThose who drowned on Sunday were trapped in the boat’s cabin as it sank, Turkey’s Dogan news agency reported. The boat is thought to have set out from the village of Gumusluk near the Turkish resort town of Bodrum, where three-year-old Syrian…

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