Monthly Archives: January 2016

Turkey says Russia violated airspace, summons ambassador – CNN

January 31, 2016
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CNN Turkey says Russia violated airspace, summons ambassadorCNNTurkey’s military shot down a Russian plane in November after it ignored several warnings and entered its airspace, according to Turkish officials. One Russian crew member was killed. Moscow disputed that its crew was given warnings before the F-16 …Turkey, NATO call on Russia to stop airspace violationsUSA…

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Little boy among dozens of drowned migrants off Turkish coast – CBS News

January 31, 2016
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CBS News Little boy among dozens of drowned migrants off Turkish coastCBS NewsThey recalled the photo of 3-year-old Aylan Kurdi lying face down on a Turkish beach last year. His story put an intimate face on the Syrian refugee crisis for people across the world, prompting many to finally grapple with the magnitude of the…

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Group said trapped in cellar become focus in Turkey’s Kurdish conflict – Reuters

January 30, 2016
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Reuters Group said trapped in cellar become focus in Turkey’s Kurdish conflictReutersThree members of the HDP, the third biggest party in Turkey’s parliament, have gone on hunger strike in protest at a failure to rescue the group, whose fate has become a focal point in the region’s worst violence in decades. “If there had been…

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After 124 Years, the Russian and Turkish Baths Are Still a Hot Spot – New York Times

January 30, 2016
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New York Times After 124 Years, the Russian and Turkish Baths Are Still a Hot SpotNew York TimesOn a recent Monday evening, it was hard to find a bit of bench at the Russian and Turkish Baths in the East Village. It was cold out, and people crowded the saunas — young, slim and in…

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Why Turkey and Iran are two odd allies – Al-Arabiya

January 29, 2016
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Al-Arabiya Why Turkey and Iran are two odd alliesAl-ArabiyaBoth countries strongly stand against each other regarding the Syrian civil war; Turkey is opposing Bashar al-Assad, hosting oppositional groups while Iran is fully backing Assad’s Alawite-state militarily and financially. In Yemen, Turkey has also …Syrian peace talks overshadowed by disputes, Turkey plans to participateToday’s ZamanTurkey threatens…

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Turkish consul general speaks on unemployment, value of US education for Turkey – Columbia Missourian

January 29, 2016
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Turkish consul general speaks on unemployment, value of US education for TurkeyColumbia MissourianBut the educational and occupational outlook for many Turkish students remains bleak. The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development reported in 2014 that only 17 percent of 25- to 64-year-olds in Turkey have achieved college degrees. Source: turkish – Google News Sharing information…

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