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34 min ago | SFGate

With Erdogan at helm, Turkey to choose premier

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.

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7 hrs ago | Groong

ANKARA: Erdogan To Push PKK To Support His 'Presidential Model'

ERDOGAN TO PUSH PKK TO SUPPORT HIS "PRESIDENTIAL MODEL' Cihan News Agency Aug 20 2014 ISTANBUL - 20.08.2014 11:25:08 The puzzle called the Kurdish peace process becomes more perplexing as the days go by.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

ETaiwanNews.com

Israel's race to succeed President Peres heats up

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.

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Kazakh President to attend inauguration of Turkey's President

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)

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Daily Times

Turkey reassures Ocalan on Kurdish peace talks to end conflicts : August 20, 2014,

Turkey's spy chief assured the imprisoned leader of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party in a secret meeting last week that the state will press ahead with the peace process to end 30 years of conflict, media reports said on Wednesday.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

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NATO-Member Turkey Threatens Western-Owned Banks, Shifts East, Cozies up to Russia

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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Foreign Policy

Democracy Lab Weekly Brief, August 18, 2014

Christian Caryl looks at the foreign policy thinking behind The Wizard of Oz as the film's fans mark its 75th anniversary.

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The Miami Herald

Report: 25 more police officers detained in Turkey

Pictured is Guy Harvey artwork on an athletic clothing line. Artist Guy Harvey has developed his brand into a business empire.

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The Daily Star

Turkey detains 25 police in new eavesdropping probe raid

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.

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The American Conservative

Resilience & Restraint

As the anniversary of World War I haunts the West, the world seems to be plunging into chaos.

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Groong

Can Israel Recognize Genocide Of Armenians In 1915?

CAN ISRAEL RECOGNIZE GENOCIDE OF ARMENIANS IN 1915? Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia Aug 18 2014 18 August 2014 - 11:52am By Peter Lyukimson, Israel, exclusively for Vestnik Kavkaza Presidential officials of Israel and Armenia are having intensive negotiations on recognition of the Armenian genocide in Turkey in 1915.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

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Turkish opposition calls on Gul to appoint deputy PM to end controversy

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.

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Turkey sends humanitarian aid to war-torn Gaza

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.

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Korea Herald

Elected demagogues threaten democracy

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.

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The Daily Star

Turkey summons German envoy over spying claims

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan addressing a press conference after meeting for talks at the chancellery in Berlin October 31, 2012.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

The China Post

Outgoing President Gul 'frozen out of running' for Turkey PM

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.

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Socar in talks with Turkish businessman Tamince to sell 50% stake in...

Kenan Yavuz, CEO of Socar Turkey, told Reuters that the company is in talks with local businessman Fettah Tamince in order to sell its whole 50% stake in Star media group.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Switched

Weekend Roundup: Not Doing Stupid Sh*t in Iraq

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.

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The Daily Star

PKK conflict with Turkey 'coming to an end': Ocalan

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.

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Real Clear Politics

On Cyprus, the World Is Silent

Turkey has far more troops in Northern Cyprus than Israel has in the West Bank. Greek Cypriots, unlike Palestinians, vastly outnumbered their adversaries.

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