Monthly Archives: November 2016

Schoolchildren killed in Turkey dormitory blaze – Aljazeera.com

November 30, 2016
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Aljazeera.com Schoolchildren killed in Turkey dormitory blazeAljazeera.comAt least 12 people, almost all of them schoolchildren, have been killed after a fire broke out in a girls’ dormitory in Turkey’s southern province of Adana, according to the local governor. The fire, which officials said was likely caused by an …Turkey: Fire at dormitory for girls kills…

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Fire in Turkish dormitory kills 12, including 11 teenage girls -officials – Reuters

November 30, 2016
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Daily Mail Fire in Turkish dormitory kills 12, including 11 teenage girls -officialsReutersANKARA Twelve people, including eleven teenagers, were killed when a fire swept through a girls dormitory in the southern Turkish province of Adana on Tuesday, officials said. The fire, which broke out in a dormitory housing middle and high school …Turkish girls dormitory…

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Will Turkey’s assassinations reach America? – American Enterprise Institute

November 29, 2016
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American Enterprise Institute Will Turkey’s assassinations reach America?American Enterprise InstituteTurkey has never been known for its respect for human rights, but one of the most troubling aspects of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s rule has been Turkey’s increasing aggressiveness toward dissidents and political opponents, not only within Turkey’s …Cracks in Turkey’s growth story start to showFinancial TimesTurkey…

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What has strained U.S.-Turkish relations and what needs to be done – The Hill (blog)

November 29, 2016
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The Hill (blog) What has strained U.S.-Turkish relations and what needs to be doneThe Hill (blog)However, its is crucial for American and Turkish long-term interests that both countries abandon tactical approaches and come together with other regional actors like Russia and Iran to find a real and lasting solution to the Syria crisis. While this…

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Turkey torture claims in wake of failed coup – BBC News

November 28, 2016
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BBC News Turkey torture claims in wake of failed coupBBC NewsIt has led to the biggest purge in Turkey’s modern history, with more than 125,000 people dismissed or suspended and around 40,000 others arrested, charged with links to the Islamic movement of Fethullah Gulen, the cleric who the government says was …and more >> Source: turkey –…

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Stark Choice For NATO’s Turkish Officers: Arrests At Home, Limbo In Europe – NPR

November 28, 2016
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NPR Stark Choice For NATO’s Turkish Officers: Arrests At Home, Limbo In EuropeNPRHundreds of Turkish military personnel working for NATO have been accused by their government of trying to overthrow Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in July. Since that failed military coup attempt, in which 260 people were killed, high-ranking …Rivlin thanks Erdogan for Turkish help…

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