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2 hrs ago | Groong

The Thug, the Professor, and 'Just Pain'

The Thug, the Professor, and "Just Pain" Editorial, 30 July 2014 It's natural for Arabs to feel nostalgic for the glories of the Omayyad's short rule in Iberia, but it takes a lunatic fringes like the ISIS to declare "Spain is the land of our ancestors and we will conquer it with the power of Allah."

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7 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

Twitter Transparency Data: Accounts Targeted With Removal Requests More Than Double

Twitter agreed to 9% of those requests, in whole or in part. The largest number came from Turkey and France.

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11 hrs ago | Groong

That's not genocide, Mr. Erdogan. THIS is genocide.

THIS is genocide. By William A. Levinson 7/29/2014 Erdogan calls Israel more barbaric than Hitler quotes Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan as saying, `Since [Israel's creation] in 1948, we have been witnessing this attempt at systematic genocide every day and every month,' he said.

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15 hrs ago | Today.Az

Turkey eyes no step back against Gulen movement supporters

Turkey will continue its operations against the supporters of the movement of Fethullah Gulen [Islamic political figure currently residing in the U.S.], Turkish Haber7 TV channel quoted the country's Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag as saying on July 31. He stressed that despite the transparency of the operations against the supporters of Gulen ... (more)

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19 hrs ago | ABC News

Expat Turks Begin Voting in Presidential Elections

Turks living abroad have begun casting votes in Turkey's first direct presidential elections.

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21 hrs ago | Trend

Support for Erdogan hits 59% in Turkey: Gallup Poll

Majority of Turkish population has confidence in Turkish PM and presidential candidate Recep Tayyip Erdogan's leadership, a survey by US based opinion poll firm, Gallup World Poll revealed Anadolu Agency reported The Broadcasting Board of Governors, the U.S.' independent federal agency that oversees the U.S. civilian international media, released a ... (more)

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Standard

Turkey arrests more police officers over wiretapping

Turkey's state-run news agency says an Istanbul court has ordered 11 more police officers formally arrested and jailed pending trial for allegedly illegally wiretapping Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and other officials.

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The Daily Star

Turkish women laugh online to protest remarks

Turkey's Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc poses ahead of the presidential elections in Ankara on July 24, 2014.

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Jerusalem Post

Cold Turkey

Given the hostility of the administration in Ankara, average Israelis have only their pride to gain by standing firm and reevaluating the purchase of Turkish products.

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News9 Oklahoma City

Poll: Turks divided on Erdogan before election

Northern Colorado got the brunt of heavy rains that flooded streets and stranded drivers up and down the Front Range.

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The Miami Herald

Poll: Turks divided on Erdogan before election

An opinion poll shows Turks are divided on how they feel about Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan ahead of his bid to become president in an upcoming election, and about their country's direction.

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Jerusalem Post

Islamic State fighter: 'Turkey paved the way for us'

MEMRI report on interview of jihadi: 'We will build the Islamic state in the territories from Tigris to Jordan and Palestine and to Lebanon.

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Free Republic

After Anti-Israeli Comments, Erdogan 'Glad' to Return Jewish Award

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan will be "glad" to return an award given to him in 2004 by a prominent American Jewish group, Turkey's embassy in the US said Tuesday, amid a growing controversy over the premier's anti-Israel remarks.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

New Vision

Don't laugh loudly, Turkish deputy PM tells women

One of the most senior members of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's government sparked an outcry on Tuesday after declaring that women should not laugh loudly in public.

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Mashable

Why Women Can't Get Enough of Turkey's Prime Minister

On a recent Friday evening, Turkey's Prime Minister, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, was met by hundreds of supporters at one of his first campaign events in Istanbul since announcing his bid to run for president.

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WTEN-TV Albany

Turkish PM Erdogan returning Jewish American award

The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing... The NCAA agreed Tuesday to settle a class-action head-injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and ... (more)

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In-depth Africa

Gaza Flotilla Terrorists Set Sail Again

Apparently more than willing to pour gasoline on an already raging fire, an anti-Israeli Turkish relief organization, IHH Humanitarian Relief Foundation, is organizing a "Freedom Flotilla II" to bring "humanitarian" supplies to the Gaza strip.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Journal and Courier

Richard Cohen: Exonerating the criminalsRichard Cohen: Exonerating...

Richard Cohen: Exonerating the criminals Sorting out fact and fiction in the Middle East.

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United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

Israeli concerns about Turkey and Qatar fuel dispute with Kerry

Behind the feud between John Kerry and Israel over the secretary of state's efforts to broker a Gaza cease-fire is a larger tension concerning the role of Turkey and Qatar in Palestinian affairs.

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CNN

Orhan Pamuk: The voice of Istanbul

Orhan Pamuk, Turkey's Nobel Prize-winning author, is neither afraid to confront the human condition in his novels, nor his country's past and political present.

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