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Iran's Rouhani to visit Turkey in May

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is expected to visit Turkey late in May or early June, as the discussions on scheduling are still underway through diplomatic channels, diplomatic sources told Hurriyet Daily News.

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Turkey welcomes deal between Palestine's Hamas, Fatah

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan told Khaled Mashaal, Hamas political bureau chief, on Thursday that he welcomed the reconciliation deal between the two rival Palestinian factions Hamas and Fatah on forming a national unity government, Anadolu Agency reported.

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Obama urges acknowledgement of massacre of Armenians

US President Barack Obama Thursday called for a full, frank and just acknowledgement of the facts relating to the massacre of 1.5 million Armenians at the hands of Ottoman Turks starting in 1915.

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9 hrs ago | Geo Political Monitor

Turkey's Erdogan: Not out of the Woods Yet

Following the March 30 local elections, which Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan had turned into an informal referendum on his own polarizing policies, Turkey is facing uncertainty both at home and abroad.

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Istanbul Taksim Square - not place for holding rallies

Taksim Square in Turkey`s city of Istanbul is not a place for rallies, Turkish Interior Minister Efkan Ala said.

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Turkey/Azerbaijan: Journalist Deported, Imprisoned

Tweet Widget Facebook Like Email Azerbaijan's jailing of a prominent independent journalist after his summary forcible return from Turkey bears the hallmarks of a coordinated operation that violates international law.

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Related Topix: World News, Azerbaijan, Asia, Turkey, Middle East, Journalism, Ilham Aliyev

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Transitions Online

Reporters Accused of Spying in Ukraine, Azerbaijan

Plus, a Hitler-themed magazine raises eyebrows in Almaty, and a Russian social media magnate says the Kremlin backed his ouster.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Turkey Sends 300 Troops into Syria

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has confirmed reports that Turkey has sent 300 troops into neighboring Syria to guard the tomb of a leading Turkish figure believed to be under threat from radical Islamist rebels, according to Today's Zaman.

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Turkey calls WWI Armenian killings 'shared pain'

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday offered an unprecedented, conciliatory message to Armenians on the eve of the anniversary of the massacre of Armenians almost a century ago.

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Erdogan Offers Condolences to Armenian Genocide Victims

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan offered condolences on Wednesday to the grandchildren of Armenians murdered by Ottoman troops in the course of World War One.

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More than 140 dead in Ebola outbreak

President Barack Obama is opening a four-country visit to the Asia-Pacific region in Japan, but the West's dispute with Russia over Ukraine is looming.

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The Inquirer

Turkish PM sues Turkey over toppled Twitter takedown

TURKISH PRIME MINISTER Recep Tayyip Erdogan is suing Turkey because it did not back his demand to shut down social network Twitter in the country.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

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PM Erdogan: Parallel state has blackmailing tapes of army chief, president and myself

Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan stepped up his salvos against the movement of U.S.-based Islamic scholar Fethullah Gulen on April 22, claiming that the "parallel state" has recordings to blackmail the chief of general staff and the president, and even himself, Hurriyet Daily News reported.

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The Daily Star

'Almost one million' Syrian refugees in Turkey: PM

Residents try to cross from Syria to Turkey illegally, from the Assi River, in Al-Hmazih village March 13, 2014.

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Related Topix: Syria, World News, Middle East, Turkey, Lebanon

Mon Apr 21, 2014

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Iran, Turkey eye $16bn trade volume: Envoy

Iranian Ambassador to Ankara Alireza Bigdeli says the Islamic Republic of Iran and Turkey have set a target of nearly $16 billion in the volume of their bilateral trade transactions during the current Iranian calendar year , Press TV reported.

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PanArmenian Network

Genocide commemoration events to be held in Armenia, U.S.

PanARMENIAN.Net - Less than a week remains until this year's Silence the Lies, Rock the Truth! performance, which commemorates the 99th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide.

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Twitter blocks two accounts critical of Turkish govt

Twitter executives have admitted that the company has blocked two Turkish social media accounts that were used to leak secret government documents and accused authorities of widespread corruption.

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Turkey: "What Next?"

Sun sets behind the 16th century Ottoman era Blue Mosque in the old city of Istanbul .

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Bangkok Post

Twitter blocks two Turkey accounts

The social networking site Twitter blocked two accounts in Turkey on Sunday, after the users were accused of spreading corruption allegations about Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his aides.

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Weekday Magazine

Azerbaijan Arrests Prominent Journalist For Espionage

Rauf Mirkadyrov, a commentator for the independent Russian-language daily "Zerkalo," was taken into custody by security personnel at Baku's Heydar Aliyev airport on April 19 after being deported from Turkey, where he had lived with his family for the past three years.

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