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Items filtered by date: August 2017


Turkish president urges Kurdish Regional Government to reconsider referendum on independence.

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President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan slammed the U.S. on Monday for its decision to withdraw the proposal for a $1.2 million arms sale that would have equipped his security personnel, saying that the U.S. was providing weapons to terror groups for free while halting sales to its ally, Turkey.

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The Lokalize series, where Zorlu Performing Art Center's (PSM) venue Studio hosts local musicians, continues full force this season.

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  • Published in Health


Diners have no complaints about the service at a pop-up restaurant in central Tokyo, where the 17 waiters and waitresses all suffer from dementia.

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  • Published in U.S.


A law enforcement official said Tuesday that a copy of an Adolf Hitler speech was found at the home of white man accused of killing two black men and firing on a black family.

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  • Published in U.S.


A white supremacist who was sentenced to death in the 2015 massacre of nine black worshippers has told a federal appeals court he wants to fire his appellate attorneys because one of them is Jewish and the other is Indian-American.

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Norway's sovereign wealth fund, the world's largest of its kind, has hit a milestone value of $1 trillion, beating all expectations since its creation over 20 years ago.

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Ramil Guliyev, 200-meter world champion, nominated for European Athletics Golden Tracks award.

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Tents, food, kitchenware and clothing have also been distributed among more than 22,000 families: IHH deputy chair.

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Coast Guard, gendarmerie forces seize more than 300 refugees mostly attempting to travel to Greek islands via Aegean Sea.

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  • Published in World


196 Turkish citizens -- including ex-diplomats, soldiers -- granted asylum since foiled 2016 coup

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  • Published in Turkey


Suspects include ByLock mobile app users, former teachers.

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  • Published in World


Move comes amid growing criticism of Rodrigo Duterte’s anti-drug campaign.

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More than 170,000 newly arrived Rohingya Muslims have yet to receive any primary healthcare services, says UN.

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  • Published in Turkey


6.95M foreign tourists visited Istanbul in 8 months of 2017, Turkey's Ministry of Culture and Tourism says.

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Ammar al-Hakim’s National Alliance says bloc won’t recognize results of Sept. 25 referendum.

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  • Published in World


Fact-finding mission chief tells UN Human Rights Council Rohingya Muslims targeted by 'dehumanizing propaganda'.

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'Major portions of the world are in conflict, and some, in fact, are going to hell,' Trump says.

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Turkish Cypriot president hopes for objective report to UN Security Council on failure of Swiss talks this July

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Armenia is discussing the possible return of some territories around the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region with Azerbaijan, Armenian Foreign Minister Eduard Nalbandian said Monday.

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Sense of global community 'may be disintegrating', Guterres says, resulting in diminished trust between nations

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The Democratic Union Party (PYD) terrorist group is advancing rapidly into Syria's eastern Deir el-Zour province, home to some of the country's most productive oilfields.

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Decision would ‘yield no results for the United States', Iranian president says.

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Officially registered by the European Union, Antep baklava has been exported to 18 countries including the U.S., the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Switzerland and China over the last eight months.

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By Emine Erdoğan - http://www.cnn.com/2017/09/18/opinions/emine-erdogan-rohingya-muslims-opinion/index.html

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Hillary Clinton acknowledges legal challenge may not be possible but won't rule one out.

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President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi discussed the Kurdish Regional Government's (KRG) independence referendum plans in a phone conversation late Monday.

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President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan met with NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg in New York on Monday in an unplanned meeting ahead of the 72nd Session of the U.N. General Assembly (UNGA).

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Dear members of the press,

The article published in TurkishNY on September 12, 2017 under the heading “How Did Borajet’s Previous Owner Yalcin Ayasli Bypass Iran Sanctions?” do not reflect the truth.

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Most additional forces already on their way or have orders to deploy, James Mattis says

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  • Published in U.S.


After a white officer was acquitted in a fatal shooting of a black man, protests turned violent in St. Louis as police used tear gas to disperse the crowd and arrested dozens.

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Michael Cohen, one of President Donald Trump's closest business advisers, said on Sunday he would testify on Tuesday to the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee, as the panel investigates alleged Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election.

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  • Published in Health


Technology is everywhere and it is almost impossible to run away from it but if you want to lower the risks of Alzheimer's, it is best to avoid overuse of technology.

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  • Published in U.S.


The U.S. Navy dismissed two senior officers on Monday after a series of collisions involving Seventh Fleet warships in Asia, citing a loss of confidence in their ability to command.

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U.S. defense group Northrop Grumman is poised to buy out smaller rival Orbital ATK in a deal worth $7.5 billion, according to the Wall Street Journal.

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Over 10,000 Muslims in Bangladesh marched toward Myanmar's embassy to protest the country's crackdown on Rohingya Muslims.

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  • Published in Turkey


The clock master from Dolmabahçe Palace in Istanbul has spent the past eight years repairing historical clocks that were used during the Ottoman Empire.

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The dystopian vision of "The Handmaid's Tale," the deeply cynical Washington comedy "Veep" and the ever-topical "Saturday Night Live" won top series honors Sunday in an Emmy Awards ceremony that took almost nonstop aim at President Donald Trump in awards and speeches.

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Former England captain Wayne Rooney was Monday banned from driving for two years and ordered to perform 100 hours of unpaid community work after pleading guilty to drink-driving.

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  • Published in Tech


Six NASA-backed research subjects who have been cooped up in a Mars-like habitat on a remote Hawaii volcano since January emerged from isolation Sunday.

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British police and spy agencies have not found evidence that last week's attack on a London commuter train was ordered or organised by a recognised militant group, according to U.S. and British government sources familiar with the investigation.

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The childhood home of President Donald Trump in New York hosted several new visitors over the weekend — refugees who shared their stories as a way to bring attention to the worldwide refugee crisis as the United Nations General Assembly convenes in the city this week.

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Current reform agenda pushed by Washington 'not what we understand from the word 'reform', Turkish president says.

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Current reform agenda pushed by Washington 'not what we understand from the word 'reform', Turkish president says.

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Hurricane Maria grew into a Category 3 storm on Monday as it barreled toward a potentially devastating collision with islands in the eastern Caribbean. Forecasters warned it was likely to grow even stronger.

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Slovenians claim first ever EuroBasket title with 93-85 victory over Serbia in Istanbul.

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Rex Tillerson and Sergey Lavrov meet on the sidelines of United Nations General Assembly.

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