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Turkey-US talks begin in Ankara amid rising tension

Rex Tillerson is the most senior US official to visit Turkey since President Trump's election win.
Tags: News, US, Turkey, Trump, Ankara, Turkey US, Rex Tillerson


Tillerson's Task Ahead For Turkey Visit

David Greene talks with James Jeffrey, a former U.S. ambassador to Turkey, as Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visits the country. Turkey's cooperation is a vital part of efforts to fight ISIS.
Tags: News, Turkey, State, David Greene, Rex Tillerson, Tillerson, JAMES JEFFREY, Turkey Visit


Tillerson seeks to keep focus on Islamic State in delicate Turkey visit

ANKARA (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson held talks with Turkey's leaders on Thursday in a one-day visit to a NATO ally crucial to the fight against Islamic State but increasingly at odds with Washington and its European partners.
Tags: Washington, Islamic State, Turkey, Nato, topNews, Ankara, Reuters, State, Rex Tillerson, Tillerson


Turkey blocks access to Booking.com

A Turkish court halted the activities of online travel agent Booking.com in a court case alleging the website had violated Turkish competition law, the Association of Turkish Travel Agencies said on Wednesday.
Tags: Hotels, Turkey, Association of Turkish Travel Agencies


Jailed in Turkey, American pastor begs Trump: 'Please help me'

An American missionary jailed in Turkey is pleading with President Trump to secure his release.
Tags: News, Turkey, Christian, Trump


Will ultranationalists decide Turkey's referendum?

A former interior minister emerges as a key figure challenging President Erdogan's referendum plans.
Tags: News, Turkey, Erdogan


US Secretary of State Tillerson in Turkey for talks

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is meeting Turkish leaders in Ankara for talks on the fight against the Islamic State group in Syria and Turkish requests for the extradition of U.S.-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, accused of staging a failed coup attempt last year. Tillerson is scheduled to meet President […]
Tags: News, Islamic State, US, Turkey, Syria, Muslim, Ankara, State, Ankara Turkey, Fethullah Gülen, Rex Tillerson, Tillerson, Nation & World


On display at Arab Summit: division and declining influence

Arab leaders are gathered in Jordan, but the region's main movers and shakers – Iran, Russia, and Turkey – are absent, a telling sign that the Arab League's influence over events and its own citizens has waned.
Tags: News, Turkey, Jordan, Iran Russia


US-Turkey deal on ISIS assault? Why that's a tough sell for Tillerson.

On the secretary of State's agenda in Ankara Thursday is the Raqqa, Syria, offensive. But his real challenge is Turkey's disappointment that Trump's election hasn't brought a new alignment of US and Turkish interests.
Tags: Isis, News, US, Turkey, Trump, Ankara, State, Raqqa Syria, US Turkey, Tillerson


Students turn to Canada in Trump immigration era

Deutsch: Toronto: Hart House (Studentenzentrum der Universität Toronto am St. George Campus) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Source:  By  The Washington Post   on March 28, 2017 , at 10:50 AM, updated  March 28, 2017, at 10:54 AM Khaled Almilaji has been stranded in Turkey since January. His wife, pregnant with their first child, is waiting at their home in Rhode Island. His classes at Brown University's School of Public Health are well into the second semester. Ever since his...
Tags: Travel, Washington Post, Wikipedia, Toronto, European Union, Turkey, Canada, United States, United Kingdom, New Jersey, Donald Trump, Mcgill, Rhode Island, University of Toronto, Trump, Davidson


Borussia Dortmund starlet Emre Mor: 'I want to play for Real Madrid'

Emre Mor scored his first international goal for Turkey this week. Borussia Dortmund's rising starlet Emre Mor admitted that his dream is to don the colours of Real Madrid someday. Mor, 19, joined the German club last June and already has 15 appearances under his belt this season. Despite his age, Mor has already played 10 matches for Turkey, and scored his first international goal in the 3-1 win over Moldova on Monday. While he is ready to continue his development at Dortmund, the Turkis...
Tags: Football, Spain, Sport, Turkey, Story, Real Madrid, Transfers, Espn, Borussia Dortmund, Moldova, Dortmund, German Bundesliga, Blog - Transfer Talk, Espn Staff, Emre Mor


Turkey Says It Is Ending Military Operations in Northern Syria

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim did not rule out further offensives
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Turkey, Syria, Northern Syria, Binali Yildirim, Onetime


Turkey: Euphrates Shield campaign in Syria 'ended'

The Euphrates Shield operation targeted Islamic State fighters and also Syrian Kurdish militias.
Tags: News, Islamic State, Turkey, Syria


Turkey Is a Dictatorship Masquerading As a NATO Democracy

In the lead-up to Turkey's constitutional referendum on April 16, Selahattin Demirtas, the co-chair of the opposition pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), sits in prison on charges of terrorism.
Tags: News, Turkey, Nato, Selahattin Demirtas, Kurdish Peoples Democratic Party


The Immigrant Entrepreneurs Leading Successful American Companies

What do Google, eBay, Whatsapp, Instagram and thousands of other successful companies have in common? They were each founded by an immigrant entrepreneur. According to , 40% of the top Fortune 500 companies were started by immigrant entrepreneurs. Smaller businesses are heavily impacted by immigrant entrepreneurs too: 1 out of 10 immigrants owns their own business. Over the past several years, the rate of new immigrant-owned businesses has increased by over 50%. In many industries, this has cr...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Disruption, Instagram, Small Business, Bali, Entrepreneurship, US, Sales, Creative, Entrepreneur, Startup, Tech, Turkey, Passion, Colombia


Trump's global envoy faces tough Turkey visit

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's fledgling diplomatic skills will be put to the test as he travels to Turkey to discuss the fight against ISIS and then Belgium for a meeting of NATO foreign ministers this week.
Tags: Isis, Turkey, Cnn, Nato, Belgium, Trump, State, Rex Tillerson


Turkey ends Euphrates Shield military campaign in Syria

The Euphrates Shield operation targeted Islamic State fighters and also Syrian Kurdish militias.
Tags: News, Islamic State, Turkey, Syria


Under Trump, a growing number of US citizens are hiding their internet use like living in a 'repressive' regime

There's a hospital in the heart of Silicon Valley that warns its patients not to go home and search about their diagnosis on the internet without first downloading a privacy app. That's because there's a fear that internet providers could sell that data to insurance companies and influence the patient's insurance rates, says David Gorodyansky, CEO and founder of AnchorFree. Many might be tempted to think these fears can be brushed off as urban legend. The big internet advertising companies like ...
Tags: Fcc, Yahoo, Obama, US, Trends, Turkey, Egypt, Ford, House, Silicon Valley, Donald Trump, Signal, Trump, Google Facebook, David Gorodyansky, Gorodyansky


The 28th Annual Spring Daytona Turkey Run

The 2017 Spring Daytona Turkey Run is in the books. The 28th annual event is to springtime what the Thanksgiving Holiday event is to Turkey Day. Both events are immensely popular each bringing in a varied collection of hot rods but one thing is for certain…the weather is generally much nicer come springtime then the early days of winter. --> The Spring version attacks literally thousands of vintage, classic, custom, muscle cars, street rods, and trucks, as well as a Car Corral...
Tags: News, Turkey, Hub, Daytona Speedway, Miller Lite, Ryan Evans, Spring Turkey, Daytona Turkey, Spring Daytona Turkey, Chris Cruz, Mike Henry aka Horny Mike, Barbara Kelly


US-Turkey deal on ISIS assault? Why that's a tough sell for Tillerson.

On the secretary of State's agenda in Ankara Thursday is the Raqqa, Syria, offensive. But his real challenge is Turkey's disappointment that Trump's election hasn't brought a new alignment of US and Turkish interests.
Tags: Isis, News, US, Turkey, Trump, Ankara, State, Raqqa Syria, US Turkey, Tillerson


US Secretary of State to Visit Ankara At a Critical Time

(VOA) -- Rex Tillerson is making his first visit to key NATO ally Turkey as U.S. secretary of state. The forthcoming operation to remove Islamic State from its self-declared capital of Raqqa in Syria is, according to U.
Tags: News, Islamic State, US, Turkey, Syria, Nato, Ankara, Raqqa, State, VOA, Rex Tillerson


On This Week’s Episode of ‘Mojo TV’ – Days of Texas Thunder

Mojo TV Turkey Decoy USA -(Ammoland.com)- Gobbling long beards keep spirits high as Mike Morgan and Preston Pittman compete in the Clay County Turkey Fest Competition in Texas.Both Preston and Mike get a shot behind the Stoeger but which will put down a hammer? Gobble Gobble Bang!New episodes premiere Saturdays afternoons at 3:30/2:30c on The Sportsman Channel (DISH 395, DIRECTV 605) in the U.S. and Mondays at 1:30 p.m. ET on Wild TV in Canada.Preview:  Broadcast Schedule for MOJO TV on the S...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Turkey, Canada, Preston, Hunting, Mike, DirecTV, Mike Morgan, Stoeger, Ammoland TV, Shooting Media News, Sportsman Channel, Mojo TV, Turkey Hunting, Preston Pittman


Turkey State-Run Bank Sinks After U.S. Sanctions Case Arrest - Bloomberg

Turkey State-Run Bank Sinks After U.S. Sanctions Case Arrest - Bloomberg:"The biggest state-owned bank on Turkey’s stock market plunged the most on record on Wednesday after its deputy chief executive was arrested in the U.S., accused of using his position at the bank to help facilitate evasion of U.S. sanctions on Iran. The shares of Turkiye Halk Bankasi AS, as the lender is formally known, fell as much as 19 percent in Istanbul, knocking 2.1 billion liras ($576 million) off its market value. T...
Tags: Travel, Turkey, Iran, Istanbul, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Atilla, Reza Zarrab, Zarrab, Halkbank, Turkiye Halk Bankasi AS, Bloomberg Mehmet Hakan Atilla


Germany Weighs Alternatives to Turkish Air Base

The German government is weighing alternative locations to Turkey for its forces involved in fighting Islamic State amid rising tensions between the two countries.
Tags: Europe, News, Germany, Islamic State, Paid, Turkey, Turkish Air Base


Barcelona's Arda Turan sidelined for three weeks with groin problem

Mark Donaldson and Craig Burley evaluate the reported short-list for probable candidates to replace Luis Enrique at Barca. Barcelona midfielder Arda Turan has been ruled out of action for the next three weeks with a groin injury, the club confirmed on Wednesday. Turan, 30, played the whole 90 minutes of Turkey's 2-0 win over Finland in Friday's World Cup qualifier, but missed the 3-1 friendly victory against Moldova on Monday after hurting his right groin. Tests carried out on Wednesd...
Tags: Football, Sport, Barcelona, Turkey, Story, Finland, Moldova, Luis Enrique, Arda Turan, Craig Burley, Mark Donaldson, Spanish Primera Divisió, N, Barca Barcelona, Adriana Garcia


Turkish court orders Booking.com to be blocked

ISTANBUL (AP) " Turkey's state-run news agency says a court has ordered the travel website Booking.com to be blocked in a dispute with Turkey's main travel agency association.The Anadolu Agency reported Wednesday that a commercial... [Author: [email protected]]
Tags: Business, Turkey, Istanbul, Anadolu Agency


S**t STEVE JOBS SAID: On Your Culture Being Special...

I miss Steve Jobs.  Actually I miss him being an ass, but ultimately being right on so many things.? Here's a talent nugget from the Jobs book talking about how kids have basically assimilated to the same culture across the world: When Steve's family got to Istanbul, he hired a history professor to give his family a tour.  At the end they went to a Turkish bath, where the professor's lecture gave Jobs an insight about the globalization of youth: "I had a real revelation.  We were all in robes, a...
Tags: Steve Jobs, Careers, Turkey, Istanbul, Steve, Kris Dunn


WeChat Made Addicted Users Go Cold Turkey For 12 Hours and Filmed Everything

For people outside China, it can be difficult to understand how tight of a grasp the WeChat app has on people's lives. The average user sent 74 messages a day on the app, WeChat parent company Tencent Holdings said last year. Half of users spent over 90 minutes a day using it.WeChat is only six years old, but with 889 million monthly active users, it has transformed the way people in China interact, do business, read the news, buy things and pay their bills. It just did a little experiment to se...
Tags: China, Advertising, Turkey, Tencent, Tencent Holdings, Guangzhou, Saatchi Saatchi, Angela Doland


On display at Arab Summit: division and declining influence

Arab leaders are gathered in Jordan, but the region's main movers and shakers – Iran, Russia, and Turkey – are absent, a telling sign that the Arab League's influence over events and its own citizens has waned.
Tags: News, Turkey, Jordan, Iran Russia


Suffering Opens a Door for the Gospel

It’s illegal to share the gospel of Jesus Christ to Muslims in Tehran, Iran. So when I think of gutsy women I think of Maryam Rostampour and Marziyeh Amirizadeh. The two Christian converts from Islam met one another at a conference in Turkey, became friends, and committed their lives to reaching the lost by canvassing the streets of Tehran. For three years, they sought gospel opportunities and spread New Testaments throughout the city — “accurate modern translations of the New Testament in ...
Tags: Religion, Turkey, Iran, Islam, Jesus, John, Tehran, Christ, Matthew, Corinthians, Fernando, Jesus Christ, Peter, PAUL, Farsi, Maryam Rostampour