Monthly Archives: April 2017

Turkey just banned Wikipedia, labeling it a ‘national security threat’ – Washington Post

April 30, 2017
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Washington Post Turkey just banned Wikipedia, labeling it a ‘national security threat’Washington PostIf you try to open Wikipedia in Turkey right now, you’ll turn up a swirling loading icon, then a message that the server timed out. Turkey has blocked Wikipedia. If you’re inside the country, you can only access the online encyclopedia through a…

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Turkish Court Formally Blocks Access to Wikipedia – U.S. News & World Report

April 30, 2017
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U.S. News & World Report Turkish Court Formally Blocks Access to WikipediaU.S. News & World ReportIn a move that social media users called censorship, a Turkish court on Saturday, April 29, 2017 blocked access to Wikipedia, the free online encyclopedia, enforcing an earlier restriction by Turkey’s telecommunications watchdog. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg …Turkish authorities block WikipediaRadio…

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We’re America’s best friend in Syria. Turkey bombed us anyway … – Washington Post

April 29, 2017
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Washington Post We’re America’s best friend in Syria. Turkey bombed us anyway …Washington PostIlham Ahmed is a co-president of the Democratic Council of Syria. On Tuesday, Turkey bombed the headquarters of Kurdish fighters in northern Syria, killing 20 …Trump’s Cruel Silence on TurkeyRollingStone.comMore U.S. Strykers Appear in Syria as Tensions With Turkey FlareThe DriveUS forces patrol…

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Reports: U.S. troops deploy along Syria-Turkish border – The Spokesman-Review

April 29, 2017
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The Independent Reports: U.S. troops deploy along Syria-Turkish borderThe Spokesman-ReviewBEIRUT – U.S. armored vehicles are deploying in areas in northern Syria along the tense border with Turkey, a few days after a Turkish airstrike that killed 20 U.S.-backed Kurdish fighters, a Syrian war monitor and Kurdish activists said Friday …Clashes between Kurdish and Turkish forces…

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EU Tries to Move Beyond Insults With Turkey – U.S. News & World Report

April 28, 2017
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U.S. News & World Report EU Tries to Move Beyond Insults With TurkeyU.S. News & World ReportFILE PHOTO: Football Soccer – Turkey v Finland – 2018 World Cup Qualifying European Zone – Antalya arena, Antalya, Turkey – 24/3/17 Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan and Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu react after Turkey’s win. REUTERS/Murad …Turkey referendum chiefs defend…

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Russian navy intelligence ship sinks after collision with freighter off Turkish coast – Washington Post

April 28, 2017
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Washington Post Russian navy intelligence ship sinks after collision with freighter off Turkish coastWashington PostISTANBUL — A Russian naval intelligence ship sank Thursday after colliding with a merchant freighter in foggy conditions on the Black Sea near Istanbul, the Turkish coast guard said. All 78 crew members on the Russian vessel were rescued. The crew…

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