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43 min ago | 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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4 hrs ago | 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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8 hrs ago | Home

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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8 hrs ago | 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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8 hrs ago | KCTV5

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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13 hrs ago | 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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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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Russia Taday

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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CFR.org

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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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Groong

Turkish PM Erdogan: Biggest Loser In Syria 'Chemical Attacks' Hoax

TURKISH PM ERDOGAN: BIGGEST LOSER IN SYRIA CHEMICAL "ATTACKS" HOAX BY STAFF - POSTED ON APRIL 17, 2014 By APPO JABARIAN Obama's sudden climb-down in late August-early September 2013 on his threatened military strike against Syria was in part forced on him by a chemical analysis of samples of the sarin used in Ghouta, which showed that its signature ... (more)

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Erdogan inaugurates boring of Eurasia Tunnel

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has inaugurated the boring of the Eurasia Tunnel Project in Istanbul, saying the scheme will shorten the existing 100-minute cross-strait journey time to 15 minutes, Anadolu Agency reported.

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Jerusalem Post

Turkey vulnerable to rising Russian power in the Black Sea

With the annexation of Crimea, Turkey faces a stronger and bolder Russian naval power in the Black Sea.

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Turkey's deputy PM: Erdogan may announce presidential decision in mid-May

Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan may make his final decision on whether or not he will run for president in the upcoming elections in the middle of May, his deputy, Bulent Arinc, said on April 19, Hurriyet Dail news reported.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

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Twitter's Turkey Headache That Won't End

Twitter wants to be a truly global company. That means dealing with its share of headaches, both foreign and domestic.

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Reuters

Soccer-Fenerbahce chairman faces jail time again after appeal rejected

The chairman of Turkish club Fenerbahce, Aziz Yildirim, faces a probable return to prison after his appeal against a conviction for match-fixing was rejected by a top court on Thursday.

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