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18 min ago | TIME.com

Hamas Still Has Some Friends in the Arab World

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses his supporters at parliament wearing a Palestinian keffiyeh, in Ankara, July 22, 2014.

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5 hrs ago | WTVC

High speed rail opens between main Turkish cities

Turkey is inaugurating a high-speed rail service linking the capital Ankara to Istanbul which will cut travel time between the country's main two cities by half.

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9 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Pursing Ceasefire, Kerry Looks to Hamas Supporters Turkey and Qatar for Help

The State Department is defending Secretary of State John Kerry's decision to look to Qatar and Turkey for help in achieving a ceasefire in Gaza, notwithstanding the fact the former is a key funder of Hamas and the latter's prime minister has accused Israel of behaving like Nazis.

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11 hrs ago | Groong

Turkey Elections: Expert in Yerevan says ethnic Armenians to favor Kurd as presidential candidate

On August 10, the first nationwide presidential elections will take place in Turkey and Justice and Development party president, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, also a joint representative of two big oppositional parties ` Democratic-republican and National movement party joint candidate, Ekmeleddin IhsanoÄ?lu, as well as Kurdish ... (more)

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Star Online

Turkey to inaugurate Ankara-Istanbul high speed train line

ANKARA: Turkey on Friday inaugurates the first high-speed train link between its main cities of Ankara and Istanbul, in the latest bid by Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan to modernise the country's infrastructure.

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Switched

Hamas Versus Israel: Moral Fog Awards

Although the distinction between Israel and Hamas couldn't be clearer - between a democratic nation and a terrorist organization, between the victim and the aggressor, between a society that protects its civilians and one that uses them as human shields, and between a military that operates by a strict code of conduct and a group governed by no ... (more)

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Arutz Sheva Israel News

Turkey: Boycott of Jewish Author a 'Hate Crime'

Calls for a boycott of a prominent Turkish author of Jewish descent over Israel's assault in Gaza have been denounced by politicians in Turkey as a "hate crime."

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BBC News

German club in Erdogan vote row

A Turkish nightclub in western Germany has offered free membership to people who support Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Turkey's forthcoming presidential election, it seems.

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Groong

The Political Football Continues

The Political Football Continues The Mirror Spactator Editorial 7-26 By Edmond Y. Azadian As soon as the World Cup was over in Rio, the political version of the game resumed in Armenia's backyard, with the ball being the Armenian Genocide.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Groong

Erdogan 'not talking' to Obama

Erdogan 'not talking' to Obama 09:43 * 23.07.14 Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he has stopped talking to US President Barack Obama on the phone, amid growing strains between Ankara and Washington over Syria and Gaza, israelnationalnews.com reports, citing AFP.

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News24

.com | Sisi defends Egypt peace efforts for Gaza

Nigeria's president has reportedly vowed to bring back the more than 200 abducted schoolgirls, saying his government is doing everything possible to secure their release.

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Trend

Some 103 people detained in Turkey as a result of operation against Gulen's supporters

In Turkey, Tthe number of detained as a result of the operation carried out against Fethullah Gulen [Islamic public figure currently residing in the U.S.], has hit 103 people, Anadolu agency reported on July 23. The personnel purges against the supporters of Fethullah Gulen were resumed in Turkey's defense and law enforcement agencies on July 22.

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Turkey detains police for 'spying' and wiretaps

The U.S. and Egypt sought Tuesday to find an end to two weeks of bloodshed in the Gaza Strip, and officials raised the possibility of restarting stalled peace talks between Israel and Palestinian authorities as a... The U.S. and Egypt sought Tuesday to find an end to two weeks of bloodshed in the Gaza Strip, and officials raised the possibility of ... (more)

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Groong

Holocaust Professor Rejects Accusations of Israel Committing 'Genocide' Against Palestinians

Christian Post July 22 2014 Holocaust Professor Rejects Accusations of Israel Committing 'Genocide' Against Palestinians By Stoyan Zaimov , Christian Post Reporter A Holocaust Studies professor has rejected accusations by some world leaders that Israel is committing "genocide" against Palestinians in Gaza during the ongoing military conflict.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Groong

Israeli Minister hits back at Erdogan: What about the Armenian Genocide?

Israeli Minister hits back at Erdogan: What about the Armenian Genocide? 18:39 21.07.2014 http://www.armradio.am/en/2014/07/21/israeli-minister-hits-back-at-erdogan-what-about-the-armenian-genocide/ Armenian Genocide, Israel, Turkey Israel's Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz hit back at Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan after the ... (more)

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The Lebanon Daily News

Turkish PM says he, Obama no longer talk directly

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said he no longer holds "direct" telephone conversations with U.S. President Barak Obama, suggesting a rift between the leaders who were once close.

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KCTV5

Man avoids boarding 2 doomed Malaysia Airlines flights

Israel bombed five mosques, a sports stadium and the home of the late Hamas military chief across the Gaza Strip early Tuesday, a Gaza police official said, as the U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state... A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip landed near Israel's main airport Tuesday, wounding one Israeli and prompting at least two American ... (more)

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WTVC

Turkey: police detained for 'spying' and wiretaps

Istanbul's chief prosecutor says dozens of police officers have been detained on suspicion of spying and of illegally wiretapping government officials, including Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the head of the Turkish intelligence agency.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Turkey arrests dozens of top police officers in new swoop

Turkish authorities on Tuesday arrested dozens of senior police officers in a criminal probe over alleged illegal wire-tapping and forgery, the latest crackdown on opponents of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan ahead of presidential polls.

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AkiPress

16:09 Turkey arrests 55 police officers on charges of spying, fraud

Turkey has detained more than 50 police officers, including former high ranking officials who were led away in handcuffs, in one of the biggest blows to date against a corruption inquiry the government depicts as an attempted coup, Hurriyet Daily News reports July 22. The detentions which local reports said were based on suspicion of illegal ... (more)

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