Monthly Archives: May 2016

Turkey could tear up migrant deal unless citizens allowed EU travel – Daily Mail

May 31, 2016
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Daily Mail Turkey could tear up migrant deal unless citizens allowed EU travelDaily MailBut the agreement is on the verge of collapse because Turkey has failed to meet all 72 criteria set out by the EU for it to fulfil before its people are allowed to travel to continental Europe without needing visas. The main…

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Turkish soccer brawls: The battle for the future of the Kemalist state – Huffington Post

May 31, 2016
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Washington Times Turkish soccer brawls: The battle for the future of the Kemalist stateHuffington PostTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan dresses up his increasing authoritarianism with nationalist and religious overtones, sparking battles over the future of the Kemalist state. Those battles, pitting nationalist and conservative forces against …Turkish President Warns Muslims Against Use of Birth ControlABC…

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What’s behind Turkey’s bill of immunity – Aljazeera.com

May 30, 2016
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Aljazeera.com What’s behind Turkey’s bill of immunityAljazeera.comMore than 40,000 Turks and Kurds have been killed since the conflict between Turkey’s military and the PKK began in 1984. Erdogan was the first leader to lead a bold process of reconciliation that ceased the fire for more than three years and saved the …and more >> Source: turkey…

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Isil launches Syria assault, achieving biggest advance along Turkish border for two years – Telegraph.co.uk

May 30, 2016
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Telegraph.co.uk Isil launches Syria assault, achieving biggest advance along Turkish border for two yearsTelegraph.co.ukIn clearing rebel forces from Azaz and the nearby town of Marea, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil) would strengthen its hold on a stretch of land along the Turkish border. Control of the area would allow the terrorists…

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Shoulder Patches Spark A Diplomatic Flap Between Turkey And The US – NPR

May 29, 2016
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NPR Shoulder Patches Spark A Diplomatic Flap Between Turkey And The USNPRShoulder patches are the subject of a diplomatic incident between the U.S. and Turkey. The flap highlights the complicated regional politics the U.S. is navigating in its offensive against Islamic State militants in Syria. The central issue: the …Turkey’s Erdogan condemns US over Kurdish…

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Provocation? Turkish Military Advances 700 Meters Into Syria – Sputnik International

May 29, 2016
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Sputnik International Provocation? Turkish Military Advances 700 Meters Into SyriaSputnik InternationalLast week, the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan reported, citing witnesses, that the Turkish military invaded the territory of Syria in the northeast of the country and started to build defenses there. The incident occurred near the town of al-Qamishli …Turkish rockets, US-led coalition hit Islamic…

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