Monthly Archives: September 2016

Turkey’s President Recommends Extending State Of Emergency – NPR

September 30, 2016
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NPR Turkey’s President Recommends Extending State Of EmergencyNPRThe council is chaired by the Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has presided over tens of thousands of dismissals and arrests of opposition leaders, journalists and others since the initial state of emergency went into effect on July 20 …Recep Tayyip Erdogan: Turkey emergency may be extendedAljazeera.comErdogan…

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Twitter blocks journalist’s Turkish tweets from being viewed in his home country – CBC.ca

September 30, 2016
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CBC.ca Twitter blocks journalist’s Turkish tweets from being viewed in his home countryCBC.caZeynalov received notification Thursday from Twitter that his Turkish account would be blocked from view within Turkey under the country’s 2007 Internet Act, which allows government to block access to online content it believes could incite criminal …and moreĀ >> Source: turkish – Google…

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Turkey to complete Syria border wall within 5 months, official says – Reuters

September 29, 2016
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Reuters Turkey to complete Syria border wall within 5 months, official saysReutersANKARA/ISTANBUL A concrete wall being built to stop illegal crossings along the length of Turkey’s 900-km (560-mile) border with Syria will be finished by the end of February, an official at a Turkish state institution with knowledge of the project …Turkey Risks Kurdish War…

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US-Turkish Tensions Re-emerge – Voice of America

September 29, 2016
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Voice of America US-Turkish Tensions Re-emergeVoice of AmericaAnkara’s demand for the extradition of Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen, who it blames for July’s failed coup in Turkey, also soured Erdogan’s visit to the United States. The U.S. presidential elections are increasingly seen as a complicating factor in …Turkish jets destroy dozens of Daesh targets in SyriaAnadolu…

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Turkey arrests some 32000 in coup plot investigation since July – justice… – Reuters

September 28, 2016
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Newsweek Turkey arrests some 32000 in coup plot investigation since July – justice…ReutersGulen, who lives in the United States, denies any involvement. Turkey is building a new courthouse in the town of Sincan, near the capital Ankara, and needs more facilities in order to prosecute all of the Gulen followers implicated in the coup plot…

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Boris Johnson wants ‘jumbo’ Turkish trade deal – BBC News

September 28, 2016
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The Guardian Boris Johnson wants ‘jumbo’ Turkish trade dealBBC NewsDuring a joint press conference with Turkish EU affairs minister Omer Celik, Mr Johnson said: “We are lucky in the United Kingdom to be one of the biggest recipients of Turkish goods. I am certainly the proud possessor of a beautiful, very well …Boris Johnson seeks…

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