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Turkey: Presidential candidate makes TV speech from prison

Turkey's state broadcaster has aired a campaign speech by a jailed presidential candidate, who urged voters to prevent "one-man regime" of incumbent Erdogan
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Turkey Says Its Air Strikes Killed 35 Kurdish Militants in Northern Iraq

ANKARA (Reuters) -- Turkish warplanes killed 35 militants from the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in air strikes in northern Iraq's Qandil mountain region on Friday, the Turkish military said.
Tags: News, Iraq, Turkey, Ankara, Kurdistan Workers Party PKK, Qandil mountain region

Turkey's jailed pro-Kurdish candidate in first TV appearance for 20 months

The jailed presidential candidate for Turkey's pro-Kurdish opposition made his first television appearance in over a year and a half on Sunday, giving a campaign speech ahead of next week's elections. Selahattin Demirtas, who has been in detention for close to 20 months on security charges and faces a sentence of up to 142 years if convicted, was nominated by his Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) as a candidate last month. One of Turkey's best-known politicians, he has had to run his campaign mo...
Tags: News, Turkey, Tayyip Erdogan, Edirne, Peoples Democratic Party HDP, Selahattin Demirtas

Turkey says its air strikes kill 35 Kurdish militants in northern Iraq

Turkish warplanes killed 35 militants from the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in air strikes in northern Iraq's Qandil mountain region on Friday, the Turkish military said. Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan had said on Saturday that Turkish warplanes had struck a meeting of the outlawed PKK in Qandil, where he believed high-profile militants had been hit.
Tags: News, Iraq, Turkey, Pkk, Tayyip Erdogan, Kurdistan Workers Party PKK, Qandil, Qandil mountain region

‘Our island is like a mosaic’: how migrants are reshaping Sicily’s food culture

As Italy swings right, the layers of cuisine reflect the traditions of an island that has adapted to centuries of immigrationShapoor Safari left Kabul in 1996 after the mujahideen knocked on his door and tried to order him into their ranks. He fled first to Pakistan, then to Iran where he washed cars and learned to solder metal, then to Turkey, where he worked in a bread factory, putting mini brioches on the conveyor belt to go into the ovens. Two friends told him there was a boat going to Italy...
Tags: Europe, Life and style, World news, Turkey, Iran, Food & Drink, Migration, Pakistan, Italy, Refugees, Kabul, Sicily

No Mesut Ozil, no Ilkay Gundogan: Germany’s shock XI vs Mexico

Germany vs Mexico The second match on Sunday at the World Cup features the reigning world champions. Will Germany retain the World Cup in Russia this summer? The Germans start their campaign with a tricky test against Mexico. El Tri are known for getting out of their World Cup groups, only to exit the competition in the second round. The other countries in the group are Sweden and South Korea, who play on Monday. Germany’s poor form Germany’s World Cup preparations have not been the best by a...
Tags: South Korea, Sweden, Mexico, Saudi Arabia, Germany, Russia, Sport, Turkey, Austria, Soccer, Premier League, Arsenal, Brazil, Mesut Ozil, Erdogan, Espn

Britons’ fake claims of holiday illness fall as hotels fight back

Threat to all-inclusive deals in Spain and Turkey recedes as industry curbs multimillion-pound fraudAn epidemic of false food-poisoning claims that has cost hoteliers hundreds of millions of pounds and threatened an end to the all-inclusive package holiday has triggered a ferocious legal fightback from the travel industry.Between 2013 and 2016, a 500% increase in gastric sickness claims by British holidaymakers prompted some hoteliers to warn they would withdraw the holiday deals from the UK mar...
Tags: Travel, UK, Spain, UK News, Turkey, Spain Holidays, Portugal Holidays, Europe Holidays

Their Road to Turkey Was Long and Grueling, but the Short Flight Home Was Crueler

A Times reporter who flew with the Afghan deportees witnessed the despondency wrought by the deportation flight back to their war-torn home.
Tags: News, Turkey, Afghanistan, Taliban, Deportation, Times, Immigration and Emigration, Refugees and Displaced Persons

Why Turkey elections could be President Tayyip Recep Erdogan's biggest power grab yet

Turkish voters head to the polls June 24 to decide whether to give President Recep Tayyip Erdogan even more control, in what is being called his biggest power grab yet. Though many said they would vote against Erdogan, few believe their president will lose his job.            [Author: Special to USA TODAY]
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Gundogan’s car vandalised following Erdogan meeting

Berlin (AFP) – Germany’s Ilkay Gundogan had his car vandalised in the wake of him controversially posing for a picture with Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, German media reported on Saturday. Gundogan, born in Germany... Visit for the rest of the story.
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How coffee is prepared in the world

Kickstarting the day with a cup of joe is customary in every time zone. Over one billion cups of coffee are consumed around the world every day, with America alone consuming around 400 million servings daily. Nearly every country has its own coffee culture, with traditional recipes made from different brewing techniques, bean blends, and spice preferences. From early-morning java to after-dinner espresso, these seven beverages will give you a taste of the many ways coffee is prepared and enjo...
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Turkish opposition leader vows to defeat Erdogan and 'unite' country

For a man attempting to sweep away Turkey's long serving President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, opposition leader Muharrem Ince seems remarkably relaxed just over a week ahead of crucial elections, vowing to be a leader "who unites". The MP, a former physics teacher, relaxes under the shade of an apple tree in the garden of his family home in the north-western province of Yalova and promises Turkey can change. "For 16 years, Erdogan has pulled society apart.
Tags: News, Turkey, Erdogan, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Muharrem Ince, Yalova

Pinar Toprak Will Compose Captain Marvel Score

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Pinar Topark will be the first woman to compose a superhero film score Composer Pinar Toprak has announced that she will be composing the music for the Captain Marvel movie when the hero flies into theaters next year. “I’m so thrilled to finally announce that I will be scoring the upcoming CAPTAIN MARVEL!” Toprak said on her Instagram. “It’s an incredible honor to be a part of the Marvel Universe. So many thoughts racing through my head. And the main one is gratitude.” Thi...
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Germany ready to confirm favourites tag against Mexico

Germany Mexico Fox Sports 1 3:00 PM UTC Match 11 Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Things get heated on ESPN FC as Craig Burley goes back and forth with Sebastian Salazar and Herculez Gomez about Mexico's World C...
Tags: Mexico, Germany, Football, Spain, Sport, Turkey, Story, FIFA World Cup, Mesut Ozil, Espn, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Toni Kroos, ESPN FC, Craig Burley, Ilkay Gundogan, Juan Carlos Osorio

Hear David Lynch Read from His New Memoir Room to Dream, and Browse His New Online T-Shirt Store

We think of David Lynch as a filmmaker, and rightly so, but the director of Eraserhead, Blue Velvet, and Mulholland Drive has long kept a more diverse creative portfolio. He began as a painter, studying at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, and has also tried his hand at photography, music, and comic strips. More recently, writes the AV Club's Randall Colburn, "Lynch has also released his own line of coffee, collaborated on Twin Peaks-themed beer and skateboards, and created his own fes...
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Making the numbers count: supporting and engaging women at every career stage

Glass ceilings, glass cliffs, glass escalators… much has been written about the metaphorical glass barrier that stands invisibly yet solidly between women and high-level success across the economy. It’s a description that exasperates Professor Sucheta Nadkarni from Cambridge Judge Business School. “The challenges faced by women in business are well documented and fiercely debated, and there’s a tendency for most of this talk to be negative. I call this the doom and gloom narrative – it’s...
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Opposition Mounts Challenge To Erdogan In Turkey

Turkey's president called elections to try to solidify his power — and he does dominate the campaign — but others are mounting a significant challenge.
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Four Dead as Violence Mars Election Campaigning in Turkey

Anticipation and anxieties around the election have mounted as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan faces a close race
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Turkey election: Four dead in clash as pre-poll tension rises

A gunfight broke out while an MP was visiting a mainly Kurdish town, pro-government media say.
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Turkey election: Three dead in clash as pre-poll tension rises

A gunfight broke out while an MP was visiting a mainly Kurdish town, pro-government media say.
Tags: News, Turkey

Why Lawmakers Are Trying To Block Delivery Of Fighter Jets To Turkey

Turkey is scheduled to get its first F-35 jet fighters next week, but it is also considering buying Russia's most advanced anti-aircraft system. Congress is moving to block delivery of the warplane.(Image credit: AP)
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Why Lawmakers Are Trying To Block A Delivery Of Fighter Jets To Turkey

Turkey is scheduled to get its first delivery of F-35 jet fighters next week, but lawmakers on Capitol Hill are moving to block it, because Turkey is also considering buying Russia's most advanced anti-aircraft system. The concern is that Russia and Turkey would together figure out how to shoot down the F-35, the world's most advanced fighter.
Tags: News, Russia, Turkey, Capitol Hill

Turkey: Prohibition Of Financial Aid For A Company To Acquire Its Own Shares - Sistem Law Firm

The concept of companies' purchasing of its own shares entered into Turkish Law through the Turkish Commercial Code numbered 6102 and regulated in Article 379 of Turkish Commercial Code.
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Turkey: İflasin Yeni Ertelenme Şekli ‘Konkordato Sözleşmesi' - Atli & Atli Law Office

Yatırım ortamının iyileştirilmesi amacıyla; 7101 sayılı "İcra ve İflas Kanunu ve Bazı Kanunlarda Değişiklik Yapılmasına Dair Kanun", 28 Şubat 2018 tarihinde kabul edildi.
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Jogi Low refuses to commit to Mesut Ozil

Jogi Low & Mesut Ozil Another day, another set of Mesut Ozil updates in the German press. Sport Bild run with the headline ‘Jogi Low refuses to commit to Mesut Ozil’ after the German manager’s latest briefing with the press. The Ozil tension isn’t disappearing after the midfielder met with Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Man City’s Ilkay Gundogan also met Erdogan, and is in the same boat. That meeting sparked a backlash with German fans. Indeed Gundogan was booed by German fans during ...
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Turkish, US military officials agree on plan for Manbij

Turkey's military says Turkish and U.S. officials, meeting in Germany, have reached an agreement on a plan for the strategic Syrian town of Manbij that was a source of tension between the NATO allies
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Turkish Jets Strike PKK Targets in Northern Iraq Stronghold

ANKARA (AP) -- Turkey's military says its warplanes have struck 12 Kurdish rebel targets in cross-border raids in northern Iraq, where it is broadening its operations and vowing to destroy a stronghold of the fighters.
Tags: News, Iraq, Turkey, Ankara, Iraq Stronghold

Turkey Bans Periscope

stikves writes: According to online reports, a recent court order has banned Periscope across Turkey. The cited reason is the alleged violation of copyrights of a local company named "Periskop." This adds to the list of online services no longer available in Turkey, including Wikipedia, PayPal and WordPress, among others. While access from Turkey to the domain and to the Twitter account "periscopeco" is banned, users can still access Periscope services under the name Scope TR and Tw...
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Joachim Low, Germany not letting PR circus, friendly performances distract from World Cup focus

Raf Honigstein explains why a photo of Mesut Ozil and Ilkay Gundogan with Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan is causing problems for Germany. Mats Hummels is not happy with Germany fans' booing of Ilkay Gundogan after he was photographed with Turkey president Recep Tayyip Erdogan. VATUTUNKI, Russia -- Germany's first full day in Russia was one of sharp contrast, with sports and politics both vying for attention -- only to materialise as inseparable once more. To begin w...
Tags: Germany, Russia, Football, Blog, Sport, Turkey, Moscow, FIFA World Cup, Mesut Ozil, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Blog Post, Leroy Sane, Ilkay Gundogan, Russia Germany, Raf Honigstein, Germany Mats Hummels

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