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Erdogan's Visit to Qatar to Yield Deals but No MbS Meeting

By Andrew Mills and Orhan CoskunDOHA (Reuters) - Doha and Ankara said on Monday they will sign dozens of deals during a visit to Qatar by Turkish...
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#Turkey, #Qatar pacts expected from Erdogan visit, no plan to seek Doha assistance | Reuters

Turkey, Qatar pacts expected from Erdogan visit, no plan to seek Doha assistance | Reuters Doha and Ankara are set to sign dozens of agreements during Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan's visit to Qatar on Monday but Turkey had no plans to ask for financial assistance, the two countries' foreign ministers said.At a news briefing on Monday with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu, Qatar's Foreign Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani said the Gulf state was looking at opportunities emergi...
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Council of Europe Notifies Turkey of Planned Action Over Kavala

ANKARA (Reuters) - The Council of Europe said on Friday it ruled to notify Turkey of its intention to launch "infringement proceedings" against the...
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Turkey Jails Founder of Opposition Party Pending Trial

ANKARA (Reuters) - A Turkish court jailed pending trial Metin Gurcan, a founder of the Turkish opposition Democracy and Progress Party (DEVA), over...
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Turkish Opposition Figure Says He Was Detained for 'Political Espionage'

ANKARA (Reuters) - Metin Gurcan, a founder of the Turkish opposition Democracy and Progress Party (DEVA), said on Friday he had been detained over...
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Osman Kavala, Prisoner Embroiled in Turkey's Standoff With West

By Daren ButlerISTANBUL (Reuters) - Philanthropist Osman Kavala, the man dragged into a diplomatic spat between Ankara and its Western allies last...
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ADQ teams up with Turkish investment entities to boost priority sectors

ADQ teams up with Turkish investment entities to boost priority sectorsAbu Dhabi’s holding company ADQ signed agreements with various Turkish investment entities to boost the development of priority sectors in the UAE and Turkey ranging from technology to healthcare, following talks between the two countries.ADQ signed partnership pacts with the Turkey Wealth Fund, Turkey Investment Office and CCN Holding, the Abu Dhabi Government Media Office (ADGMO) said.The agreements were signed during the v...
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#Saudi bourse sees biggest weekly loss in over a year | Reuters

Saudi bourse sees biggest weekly loss in over a year | Reuters Saudi Arabia's stock market gave up early gains to end lower on Thursday, registering its fourth weekly loss in five and its biggest since October 2020, while other Gulf bourses traded mixed.Losses on the Saudi index followed tensions with Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthis, who claimed responsibility on Nov. 20 for drone attacks in several parts of the kingdom, including at Saudi Aramco facilities in Jeddah. read moreOn Wednesday th...
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Turkey accused of using Interpol summit to crack down on critics

Campaigners claim Ankara is abusing its position as host, by pressuring the police body to harass dissidents living abroadHuman rights activists have accused Turkey of using its role as host of Interpol’s general assembly to push for a crackdown on critics and political opponents who have fled the country.The alert came after the Turkish interior minister, Süleyman Soylu, said his government would use the three-day event in Istanbul to persuade the international criminal police organisation’s of...
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Major Gulf bourses rise in early trade | Reuters

Major Gulf bourses rise in early trade | ReutersMajor stock markets in the Gulf rose in early trade on Thursday, with the Saudi index on track to extend gains for a second session.Saudi Arabia's benchmark index (.TASI) advanced 0.7%, with Al Rajhi Bank (1120.SE) rising 1.6% and oil giant Saudi Aramco (2222.SE) up 0.6%.The index on Tuesday ended three sessions of declines triggered by tensions with Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthis, who claimed responsibility on Nov. 20 for drone attacks in several pa...
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#UAE Sets Up $10 Billion Fund to Support #Turkey as Ties Warm - Bloomberg

UAE Sets Up $10 Billion Fund to Support Turkey as Ties Warm - Bloomberg The United Arab Emirates outlined plans to launch a $10 billion fund to support investments in Turkey as the countries signed a string of accords Wednesday during one of the highest-level visits in years between the old Middle East foes.The fund will focus on strategic sectors such as energy, food and healthcare, the UAE’s state-run WAM news agency reported. The UAE, a small but influential Persian Gulf oil-and-business po...
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Turkish cenbank governor in talks with #UAE over potential swap deal -sources | Reuters

Turkish cenbank governor in talks with UAE over potential swap deal -sources | ReutersTurkish Central Bank Governor Sahap Kavcioglu was meeting United Arab Emirates officials at the Turkish presidency for preliminary talks regarding a potential swap agreement, two sources told Reuters on Wednesday.Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan, the UAE's de facto ruler, was in Ankara for talks with President Tayyip Erdogan, in the first such visit in years as the regional rivals work...
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#UAE, #Turkey to Sign Financial Cooperation Deals as Ties Warm - Bloomberg

UAE, Turkey to Sign Financial Cooperation Deals as Ties Warm - BloombergTurkey and the United Arab Emirates will sign cooperation pacts for their wealth funds and stock exchanges during one of the highest-level visits in years between the old Middle East foes. UAE de facto ruler Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan was received in Ankara by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan who is facing turmoil in currency markets and fading popularity ahead of 2023 elections.Abu Dhabi’s sovereign wealth fund ADQ ...
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After getting stripped of its F-35s, Turkey wants to buy other US fighter jets, but it won't give up its new Russian weapons to do it

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and then-Vice President Joe Biden in Ankara, August 24, 2016.Kayhan Ozer/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images After getting kicked out of the F-35 program, Turkey says it wants to buy more US-made fighter jets. But Turkey refuses to yield on the issue that got it booted: Its purchase of Russian-made weaponry. That dispute is one of several that have strained relations between Ankara and its NATO allies. In early October, Turkey sent the US State Department a lett...
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After Jerusalem killing and 50 terror arrests, Lapid urges Turkey to shut down Hamas

Hamas cell reportedly being directed by Istanbul-based leaders; Israel held off on announcing arrests until return of two Israelis accused of spying by Ankara #ankara #terrorarrests #hamas #lapid #israelis
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A new deal and a major operation show how the US military is bulking up in a tense corner of Europe

US soldiers fold the blades of a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter at the port of Alexandroupoli in Greece, November 18, 2021.US Army/Staff Sgt. Jennifer Reynolds The US and Greece are making plans to update and deepen their defense cooperation. Exercises by US and Greek troops in Greece will increase, and the US presence in Greece will grow. The efforts come amid tensions in southeastern Europe between NATO members and foes outside the bloc. In October, Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Greek ...
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African Ankara Print Aprons

Classic cut meets contemporary color?in your kitchen! Get cooking with these bright and bold vintage silhouette aprons, complete with a large front pocket, made with 100% cotton African Ankara wax fabric. Whether you go with the warm-meets-cool tones of the Ricci print or the high contrast of the Blue Corn fabric, either piece will add spice to your culinary life. Handmade in New York City.
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Israelis freed from Turkish prison: ‘A Hanukkah miracle

Natali Oknin thanks Bennett, Lapid, Herzog; says she wants to get back to work driving a bus; no official statement from Ankara; Turkish citizen arrested with couple also released #natalioknin #israelis #herzog #ankara #lapid #hanukkah
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Turkey Arrests Suspect in Connection With Haitian President's Murder

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish authorities have arrested a man considered a suspect of "great interest" in the July assassination of Haitian President...
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Turkey's Getir Signs Non-Binding Deal to Buy Shares in Sok

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish fast grocery-delivery company Getir has signed a non-binding deal to buy shares of Sok supermarket chain, a statement...
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Turkey Stops Flying Syrians, Yemenis, Iraqis to Belarus Amid Migrant Crisis

ANKARA (Reuters) - Citizens from Syria, Yemen and Iraq will no longer be allowed to buy flight tickets from Turkey to Minsk amid a migrant standoff...
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Belarus Airline Says It Will Bar Syrians, Iraqis and Yemenis From Boarding in Turkey at Ankara's Request

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Belarusian airline Belavia said on Friday it would not allow citizens of Iraq, Syria and Yemen to board flights from Turkey at...
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Escape from the Bunker

I’ve enjoyed studying films, teaching cinema, and writing movie reviews for much of my professional life, but trying to finish writing just one screenplay has proven much more challenging. Last spring, near the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, my 29-year-old son Wickham and I decided to start a weekly screenwriting workshop on Facebook Messenger’s video chat. Wickham teaches screenwriting among other subjects at Bilkent University in Ankara, Turkey. He video-chatted from a laptop in his high...
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Turkey to Cut Some Fixed Electricity Fees to Help Consumers

ANKARA (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday that Turkey will remove two fixed payments from electricity bills to help consumers,...
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Ethiopia-Turkey pact fuels speculation about drone use in Tigray war

Reports say Ethiopia wants to buy Bayraktar TB2 drones after military cooperation agreement was signed with AnkaraEthiopia’s government has forged an alliance with Turkey, amid reports that it wants to deploy armed Turkish drones in its bitter war against forces from the region of Tigray.Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia’s prime minister, signed a military cooperation agreement on a visit Ankara in August with Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. Continue reading...
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Erdogan Says Turkey, France and Italy Will Take Steps on Missile Defence

ANKARA (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that Turkey would take "positive steps" with France and Italy on the SAMP-T missile...
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Turkey's Erdogan Says to Discuss F-35 Jets With Biden in Glasgow -Anadolu

ANKARA (Reuters) -Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said problems over the F-35 jet programme will be the main topic at his meeting with U.S....
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Afghan Foreign Minister to Hold Talks in Turkey

ANKARA (Reuters) - A Taliban delegation led by Afghanistan's foreign minister will hold talks in Turkey on Thursday with Foreign Minister Mevlut...
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Turkey Says It Will Do 'What Is Necessary' After Syria Attacks

ANKARA (Reuters) -Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday Turkey would "do what is necessary for its security" after what it said was a...
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