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  1. THY A320 at Istanbul on Apr 25th 2015, engine problem, gear problem, gear collapse, runway excursionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | AVHerald

    A THY Turkish Airlines Airbus A320-200, registration TC-JPE performing flight TK-1838 from Milan Malpensa to Istanbul with 97 passengers, was on approach to Istanbul Ataturk Airport's runway 05 when the crew declared emergency due to an engine failure/shut down and went around. The crew subsequently reported an unsafe gear indication.

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  2. ANKARA: Turkey, Armenia Could Mourn Together, Says FM CavusogluRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Groong

    TURKEY, ARMENIA COULD MOURN TOGETHER, SAYS FM CAVUSOGLU Daily Sabah, Turkey April 22 2015 ALI UNAL@ali_unal WASHINGTON, DC PublishedApril 22, 2015 FM Mevlut CavuÅ~_oglu meets Daily Sabah's Ankara representative Ali Unal in Washington D.C. FM CavuÅ~_oglu, who is currently visiting the U.S., said Turkey wants to commemorate those who lost their lives in violence during the waning years of the Ottoman Empire together with Armenia Foreign Minister Mevlut CavuÅ~_oglu, who is currently visiting the U.S., said Turkey wants to commemorate those who lost their lives in violence during the waning years of the Ottoman Empire together with Armenia.

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  3. Genocide Event In Turkey Canceled Amid Security ConcernsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Groong

    GENOCIDE EVENT IN TURKEY CANCELED AMID SECURITY CONCERNS By MassisPost Updated: April 23, 2015 ANKARA - Due to security concerns, the Armenian Genocide Commemoration Ceremony organized by the Armenian Council of Europe at Beyazit Square in Istanbul on April 24 at 10 a.m. has been canceled. The decision was imposed on ACE by Turkish authorities citing that "there will be no guarantee for security measures for the event."

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  4. Plenty of reasons to visit IzmirRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Argus

    Offering history, culture and glorious sea views, Turkey's Izmir is a city break destination bursting with potential, says Michael McHugh Turkish flags ripple in the breeze and heads bob joyfully up and down as I make my way through the crowd that has gathered for the party-style Independence Day celebrations in the port city of Izmir. Every year, this fiercely patriotic city commemorates the Turkish army's decisive entry into Izmir in 1922, heralding victory over Greece and subsequent independence.

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  5. A unique friendship from the embers of warRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    H E Damla Yesim Say, Turkish Ambassador to NZ, Governor-General Sir Jerry Mateparae and Prime Minister John Key share their thoughts on the occasion of the centenary of the Anzac landings in Gallipoli. Prime Minister John Key visits the memorial and cemetery at Quinn's Post on the Gallipoli Peninsula.

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  6. Istanbul, Turkey: The other place Gallipoli pilgrims must seeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    I imagine most of the New Zealanders and Australians in Turkey right now for the 100th anniversary of the 1915 Anzac landing in Gallipoli will be passing through Istanbul at some point in their journey. I envy them.

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  7. The 100th anniversary of Anzac Day: 'Mateship' between Australia and TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    This year's Anzac Day marks the centenary of the Gallipoli landing, a significant historic event for both Australia and Turkey. Each year thousands of Australians take an emotional pilgrimage to Anzac Cove to commemorate the landing of the Anzacs on April 25, 1915.

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  8. In honour of the Anzac spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    THE Budget razor gang is considering ending a perk that allows employees of not-for-profit organisations to avoid paying tax on food, alcohol, holidays, cruises, weddings and corporate boxes. EX-pupil of the Islamic school at the centre of the alleged ban on running because it could cause girls to lose their virginity has spoken out describing her time at the college as a "rollercoaster of frustrations".

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  9. Museums at Night, South Downs National Park, and Chile's Alma observatory: Travel agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Soho House Istanbul has now opened its doors.

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  10. Lest we forget our other heroes of warRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    Clare Wright is an award-winning historian, author and associate professor at La Trobe University in Melbourne. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.

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  11. Separate ceremonies in Armenia, Turkey underscore years of enmityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | McClatchy

    In Istanbul, meanwhile, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan chided Armenia and the Armenian diaspora for focusing only on their losses during what he called “a relocation of the Armenian population to the farther parts of the empire.” “Thirty million people died, and why are you highlighting the Armenian citizens?” he said.

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  12. Nick to experience the dawn service at GallipoliRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Ararat Advertiser

    LAKE Bolac's Nick McIntyre will be one of 250 students who will represent Australia at the Anzac Day Dawn Service in Gallipoli. Karen McIntyre, Governor Alex Chernov and Nick McIntyre at Government House in Melbourne where Nick was presented with his award.

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  13. Relatives sought to reclaim flask abandoned by Australian soldier at GallipoliRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ABC News

    It is hoped a drinking flask left abandoned on the battlefields of Gallipoli could soon find its way back to the descendants of its owner, an Australian soldier who died there on August 7, 1915. A Western Australian politician, Liberal Legislative Council member Robyn McSweeney, came across the flask while visiting Istanbul in Turkey during a study tour to Gallipoli two years ago.

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  14. Experience the Magic of a European Winter WonderlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GlobeNewswire

    Insight Vacations has launched its 2015/2016 Europe Fall, Winter & Spring brochure , including the Eastern Mediterranean and Christmas Markets . This collection includes 40 unforgettable premium itineraries , including three exciting new Christmas Market itineraries and three new Egyptian Gold Luxury journeys.

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  15. Prince Charles Might Miss the Birth of the New Royal BabyRead the original story

    Thursday | People

    Can't get enough of William, Kate, George and Baby No. 2? Subscribe now for an inside look at all things royals - and to receive an exclusive royal gift! Not even royal births can delay important diplomatic visits.

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  16. Thousands gather to remember the fallen at Gallipoli centenaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The London Free Press

    Australian and New Zealanders walk by the gravestones at the Anzac Cove in Gallipoli, where the first battle of the Gallipoli campaign was fought ahead of the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Gallipoli, in Gallipoli April 23, 2015. REUTERS/Osman Orsal GALLIPOLI PENINSULA - Thousands of Australians, New Zealanders and Turks gathered on Turkey's Gallipoli peninsula on Thursday ahead of the 100th anniversary of one of the bloodiest battles of the First World War.

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  17. 'The Water Diviner' review: Russell Crowe goes to Turkey, makes a turkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | OregonLive.com

    The Gallipoli Campaign was an extremely bloody series of battles in 1915 that didn't have a significant impact on the outcome of World War I but for different reasons is a source of great national pride in Australia, New Zealand and Turkey. Peter Weir's "Gallipoli" is a key movie in the Australian New Wave and one that made Mel Gibson an international star.

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  18. REFILE-Thousands gather to remember the fallen at Gallipoli centenaryRead the original story

    Thursday | Reuters

    Thousands of Australians, New Zealanders and Turks gathered on Turkey's Gallipoli peninsula on Thursday ahead of the 100th anniversary of one of the bloodiest battles of World War One. A century ago, thousands of soldiers from the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps struggled ashore on a narrow beach at Gallipoli at the start of an ill-fated campaign that would claim more than 130,000 lives.

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  19. Australians, New Zealanders, Turks gather for Gallipoli centenaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Bruce Scates , grandson of Private Thomas Charles Scates, and Halil Koc, grandson of Turkish veteran Halil Koc, visit the Turkish cemetery ahead of the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Gallipoli, in Gallipoli April 22, 2015. Thousands of Australians, New Zealanders and Turks gathered on Turkey's Gallipoli peninsula on April 23 ahead of the 100th anniversary of one of the bloodiest battles of World War I. Security was especially tight as the former adversaries now face a common threat from Islamist militant violence.

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  20. 100 Years Later, World Debates: Were Armenian Deaths Genocide?Read the original story

    Wednesday | Groong

    Roy Gutman/McClatchy/TNS Distributed by Tribune Content Agency, LLC Passengers from Yerevan, the Armenian capital, disembark from an aging Russian-built train in Gyumri, a once and future hub for travel to Kars, Turkey -- if Turkey opens the border. Roy Gutman/McClatchy/TNS Distributed by Tribune Content Agency, LLC In this photo, taken in Syria in 1915, an Armenian lies child dead in the fields within sight of help and safety at Aleppo.

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