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This is a Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014 file photo of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan addresses the members of his ruling Justice and Development Party in Ankara, Turkey.
Among those vying to become Israel's next president are a former defense minister, a former foreign minister, a former finance minister, a respected long-serving lawmaker and a Nobel Prize winner.
It was announced by Kazakh Foreign Ministry Aug.20 following a regular meeting chaired by Kazakh Foreign Minister Erlan Idrissov "Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev plans to participate at the meeting of heads of member states of the Customs Union and Ukraine in Minsk on Aug. 26, as well as in the inauguration of the newly elected President of ... (more)
In a harbinger of things to come, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's chief economic adviser, Yigit Bulut, announced that Turkey needs to "strengthen control of its banks and limit foreign ownership."
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Riot police block a street leading to Presidential Palace of Cankaya as members of Turkish Youth Union protest against president-elect Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara August 11, 2014.
As the anniversary of World War I haunts the West, the world seems to be plunging into chaos.
Turkey's main opposition Republican People's Party has insisted President-elect Recep Tayyip Erdogan can no longer legally hold the title of Prime Ministry, calling on the outgoing president to resolve the issue, which is illegal under the Constitution, Hurriyet Daily News reported.
Turkey has sent $350,000 worth of humanitarian aid to the war-ravaged Gaza Strip, which has reeled under an Israeli offensive that has killed more than 2000 Palestinians and injured more than 10,000, Anadolu agency reported.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey's prime minister, brutally cracked down on protesters in Istanbul's Gezi Park last year, banned Facebook and YouTube, faced serious allegations of corruption, and, more recently, was caught on camera slapping a demonstrator.
Turkey's outgoing President Abdullah Gul is not being considered as a possible successor to Recep Tayyip Erdogan as prime minister, a senior ruling party official said Sunday.
Keeping to his credo of "don't do stupid sh*t," President Barack Obama sent in fighter planes to prevent ISIS from its genocidal assault on fleeing Yazidi refugees in northern Iraq, while also making it clear that the U.S. can just do so much.
People hold a banner with the portrait of Kurdish rebel leader Abdullah Ocalan during a demonstration in Paris on August 9, 2014 in support of the Kurds and Christians in Iraq.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 07:27 am
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