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Kent Cartridge Introduces Additions to Their Extensive Shotshell Line for 2018

Kent Cartridge Introduces Additions to Their Extensive Shotshell Line for 2018 U.S.A. – ( Kent Cartridge will introduce a host of new products for 2018 at the SHOT Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, January 23-26. Visit Booth #15328 for more information.In 2018 Kent Cartridge is adding five shotshell loads to their clay target line including the Elite Target, Elite Pro Target, Elite Steel Target, Elite Bio-Fiber and Elite Low Recoil/Training shotshells. Several new Bismuth Non-Toxic loads...
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Turkey shells Kurds in Syria as full military offensive looms

Turkey intensified its shelling of Kurdish fighters in neighboring Syria on Friday as it ramped up threats to launch a full military offensive across the border, a move that would stoke tensions with the United States.
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Friday’s Photos of the Day and Viral Videos

Antonio Borges Serum, of the ethnic group “Hunikui” from Acre, Brazil, listens to a speech during a meeting by Amazonian indigenous in Puerto Maldonado, Madre de Dios province, Peru, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, one day ahead of Pope Francis’ arrival to Peru’s Amazon. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd) Waves break on the sea port in Gaza City on January 19, 2018, during a storm. (MOHAMMED ABED/AFP/Getty Images) A member of the honor guard approaches the casket, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, during a memorial ser...
Tags: Photos, England, News, France, Boston, Russia, Sport, Turkey, Ap, Soccer, Theresa May, Pope Francis, Italy, Tenerife, Nba, Peru

Challenge Tour to stage two Irish events; Irish Challenge venue to be confirmed

Muthaiga Golf Club will host the €500,000 Barclays Kenya Open. Picture: Phil Inglis The European Challenge Tour is talking to several potential venues and sponsors about hosting the Irish Challenge in October.While the Northern Ireland Open will take place at Galgorm Castle for the sixth year running from July 16-19, the Sport Ireland and CGI backed Irish Challenge will be moving ...
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Turkey steps up Syria shelling as invasion of Afrin looms

It says it marks the start of a planned invasion of northern Syria to wipe out Kurdish fighters.
Tags: News, Turkey, Syria, Afrin

Turkey: Turkish Safeguard Legislation From The Perspective Of The Latest PET Case - ACTECON

On 16 January 2018, the Turkish Ministry of Economy ("Ministry") published a new regulation which contains the rules and procedures regarding the application, allocation and usage of the tariff quotas
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Turkey begins assault on Kurdish-held enclave in Syria

Bombardment risks inflaming relations with US, which has allied with Kurds against IsisThe Syrian Kurdish YPG militia has said Turkish forces have fired about 70 shells at Kurdish villages in the Afrin region of north-western Syria, as Ankara said its threatened military assault was “de facto” under way.The bombardment from Turkish territory began at around midnight and continued into Friday morning. Turkey considers the Syrian Kurdish militia as an extension of Kurdish rebels fighting Turkey an...
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Turkey says Syria offensive ‘de facto’ underway

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s defense minister said Friday there is no turning back from his country’s decision to launch a ground assault on a Syrian Kurdish-controlled enclave in northwest Syria, saying the offensive had “de facto” started with the sporadic Turkish military shelling of the area. Nurettin Canikli told Turkey’s A Haber television in […]
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Turkey determined to carry out offensive in Syrian enclave

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s defense minister says his country is determined to carry out a military offensive against an enclave in northwest Syria, saying Syrian Kurdish fighters there pose a “real” and ever increasing threat to Turkey. Nurettin Canikli on Friday would not say when the operation would take place saying authorities were working […]
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Sarsılmaz puts out MPT76 Prototypes, Production to ensue

The independent Turkish small arms company Sarsılmaz has released their first pre-production prototypes of the MPT76 and should soon begin production on their share (10,000 rifles) of the 7.62x51mm NATO MPT76 rifle contract ordered by the Turkish Armed Forces. MKEK has since already been producing MPT76s since 2015(20,000 rifles), and along with Kalekalip (15,000 rifles) will form one […] Read More … The post Sarsılmaz puts out MPT76 Prototypes, Production to ensue appeared first on The Firearm...
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Qatar's QNB Plans Expansion After Absorbing Shock of Standoff - Bloomberg

Qatar's QNB Plans Expansion After Absorbing Shock of Standoff - Bloomberg:"Qatar National Bank QPSC has absorbed the shock of last year’s Saudi Arabia-led isolation of the gas-rich state and plans to push ahead with its expansion strategy. The Middle East’s biggest bank by assets expects that profit will increase 5 percent to 7 percent this year, Chief Executive Officer Ali al-Kuwari said in an interview. QNB will continue to diversify earnings by targeting Southeast Asia, while focusing on its ...
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Kurds Appeal to U.N. Over Turkish Threats

(AP) -- Syria's dominant Kurdish party on Wednesday called on the U.N. Security Council to act quickly to ensure the safety of Kurdish-controlled territories in the country's north, including an enclave that Turkey has threatened to attack.
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Jeff Barry Appointed Director of Sales & Marketing for Kent Cartridge

Jeff Barry USA –  -( Cartridge has announced the addition of Jeff Barry as Director of Sales and Marketing.Barry brings over 14 years of experience from his former position at Cabela’s, including category manager responsibilities for shooting accessories and gun storage. He also served as an assistant buyer for ammunition.“Jeff is a great addition to the Kent team,” says Alan Corzine, President and COO of Kent Cartridge. “His experience in marketing and selling in the outdoor...
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Turkey seeks Russian approval for air campaign against Afrin

By Gulsen Solaker and Tuvan Gumrukcu ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey dispatched its military chief to Moscow on Thursday, seeking approval for an air campaign in Syria's Kurdish-controlled Afrin region, although Damascus warned it could shoot down any Turkish planes in its skies. Turkey's foreign minister said the Moscow trip by Chief of Staff Hulusi Akar was part of talks with both Russia and Iran, the two main backers of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, to allow Turkish planes to take part in an ...
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Pentagon Says it is Not Creating Conventional 'Border Guard' in Syria

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -- The Pentagon said on Wednesday it was not creating a new army or a conventional border guard in Syria, after Turkey reacted with outrage to U.
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Syria 'ready to down Turkish jets attacking Kurds Afrin'

Syria's government warns Turkey against launching an assault on a northern Kurdish enclave.
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Plane that skidded off Turkey runway recovered

All 168 passengers and crew survived when it slid down a cliff overlooking the Black Sea in Turkey.
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Turkey faces diplomatic minefield over new Syria operation

Turkey has ramped up its rhetoric to threaten an imminent cross-border incursion against Kurdish militia in Syria but the attitude of Russia and to a lesser extent the United States will determine the nature of the operation, analysts say. The Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia controls key northern Syrian towns including Manbij and Afrin, and is an ally of the US but Ankara accuses the group of being a terror organisation. Tensions have risen to a new peak in the last days after ...
Tags: News, Russia, US, Turkey, Syria, United States, Ankara, Afrin, Manbij

Birmingham teen used parents' credit card for Turkey terror trip

The boy, 16, admits buying a ticket to Turkey and is believed to have planned to go to Syria.
Tags: News, Turkey

Thursday’s Photos of the Day and Viral Videos

Alexia Paganini of Switzerland skates her short program at the European figure skating championships in Moscow, Russia, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin) In this photo released by China’s Xinhua News Agency, skyscrapers are shrouded in fog in Hefei in eastern China’s Anhui province, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018. A weather system brought heavy fog to parts of eastern China on Wednesday. (Guo Chen/Xinhua via AP) A crane lifts a Boeing 737-800 of Turkey’s Pegasus Airlines from a slo...
Tags: Photos, News, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Washington, China, Germany, Russia, India, Atlanta, Spain, Sport, Turkey, Syria, Ap, Soccer

Iraq and BP sign deal to boost Kirkuk crude output

Iraq and BP sign deal to boost Kirkuk crude output 1/18/2018 KIRKUK/BAGHDAD, Iraq, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Iraq signed a memorandum of understanding with BP on Thursday to boost production capacity at its northern Kirkuk oilfields, the country's oil ministry said in a statement. The oilfields were taken back under Baghdad's control last October after Iraqi government forces dislodged Kurdish fighters from the area. Oil Minister Jabar al-Luaibi and BP's president for the Middle East region, Michae...
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Turkey lifts plane stuck on Black Sea cliff after it skidded off runway

The Pegasus Airways aircraft came off the runway on Saturday (January 13) but no one was hurt. Rough cut (no reporter narration)
Tags: News, Turkey, Black Sea, Pegasus Airways

Book Launch and Panel Discussion: Abraham Kuyper’s Perspective on Islam

Book Launch and Panel Discussion: Abraham Kuyper’s Perspective on Islam sara.aldworth January 18, 2018 - 11:59am Start Date Thu, 02/15/2018 - 14:00 Introduction Text At the beginning of the twentieth century, famed theologian Abraham Kuyper toured the Mediterranean world and directly encountered Islam for the first time. His writings from this trip have been translated in part as On Islam, a nuanced and substantive observa...
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Turkey sees betrayal as US backs Syrian Kurds

It is the least bad of a series of pretty bad options. And it is perhaps as much about Iran as it is about Syria.
Tags: News, US, Turkey, Iran, Middle East

Child pregnancies reignite sexual abuse debate in Turkey

115 underage girls giving birth at a single hospital in five months has reignited sexual abuse debate in Turkey.
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Turkey uses large crane to remove skidded plane from slope

TRABZON, Turkey (AP) — Turkish authorities are using a large crane to lift a passenger plane that skidded off a runway in northern Turkey and stopped on the side of a slope just meters away from the Black Sea.The Pegasus Airlines... [Author: [email protected]]
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Passenger plane lifted away from cliff edge after Turkey runway incident

A passenger plane that skidded off a Turkish airport runway has been lifted away from its precarious position on the edge of a cliff overlooking the Black Sea. Two enormous cranes were used to hoist the Pegasus Airlines plane which ran into trouble moments after landing at Trabzon Airport on Turkey’s northeast coastline on 13 January. The 162 passengers on board the Boeing 737-800 miraculously escaped without any serious injuries after the out-of-control plane suddenly veered off an icy runway a...
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Turkey efforts underway to remove skidded plane from slope

TRABZON, Turkey (AP) — Turkish authorities are using a large crane to lift a passenger plane that skidded off a runway in northern Turkey and stopped on the side of a slope meters away from the Black Sea.The Pegasus Airlines Boeing... [Author: [email protected]]
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Has Global Finance Reformed Itself More Than It Appears?

The answer is yes, according to Ilene Grabel in her fascinating new book When Things Don't Fall Apart. I wrote a preface for the book, which is reproduced below. It explains why I liked the book so much. It happens only rarely and is all the more pleasurable because of it. You pick up a manuscript that fundamentally changes the way you look at certain things. This is one such book. Ilene Grabel has produced a daring and delightful reinterpretation of developments in global finance since the ...
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Turkey says US ‘inconsistent’ on Syrian border force

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim has complained about inconsistent statements from the United States about the creation of a border security force in northern Syria, saying Washington has to eliminate the confusion and stand by Turkey. Turkey has reacted angrily to reports of a Kurdish-led border force in Syria, calling it […]
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