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3 hrs ago | TurkishPress.com

Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the bombardment of Gaza was 'killing humanity'

The United Nations must take measures against Israeli aggression in Gaza, Turkey's prime minister and presidential candidate has said.

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7 hrs ago | Trend

Turkish trucks waiting to pass through Iran border as Iraq's is insecure

By Fatih Karimov - Trend: A queue of Turkish trucks, as long as 12 kilometers, is waiting to pass through the Iran border- crossing of Bazargan as militants of the terrorist group ISIL have caused instability on the Iraq border.

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12 hrs ago | Newsday

Turkey's high-speed train breakdown

Turkey's first high-speed train has broken down just a few hours after the prime minister inaugurated it in a glowing speech about the country's technical prowess, it's been reported.

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15 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Police arrest the police in Today in Pictures

Anti-terror and riot police surround former colleagues detained on suspicion of spying or of illegally wiretapping government officials, including prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Turkey's spy chief, inside a courhouse in Istanbul, Turkey.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Independent

Canada, Greece, Gran Canaria, Turkey: Great Getaways

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Tehran Times

Turkish lawmaker says Ankara must support Iraqi territorial integrity

Iraq's Kurdish Regional Government is pushing for independence as the central government is entangled in a fierce war with terrorists from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant , who have captured a large territory in northern and western Iraq.

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Suria

England build healthy lead as Cook falls...

England captain Alastair Cook fell agonisingly short of ending his barren spell without a Test hundred as he led from the front against India at Southampton on Sunday.

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Jerusalem Post

'Freedom Flotilla II' set to sail for Gaza from Turkey

Ankara gives flotilla green light and protection of Turkish Navy according to organizer, IHH, the same group behind the 2010 Mavi Marmara flotilla.

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Jamaica Observer

Nadine Valentine gets grant to research wellness tourism

THE Caribbean Tourism Organisation has awarded Nadine Valentine, an office manager at the University of the West Indies , a US$2,500 tuition grant to conduct research on wellness tourism in Jamaica.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Al Bawaba

A grim reality behind the stellar rankings? Turkish airlines allegedly facing serious default crisis

Another criticism of the THY board is that the company is forced to make large purchases that are difficult to afford in the long term.

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Groong

In the Shadow of 1915: Reflections on Hrant's Assassination

In the Shadow of 1915: Reflections on Hrant's Assassination By Taner Akcam on July 21, 2014 The Armenian Weekly April 2014 Magazine Seven years have passed since Hrant Dink's assassination and those who planned his murder remain free.

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PanArmenian Network

Armenian inscriptions added to signboards in Turkish city

PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenian inscriptions have been added to signboards on the streets of the city of Artamed in Van province of Turkey.

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KSWO

Turkey: 20 police arrested for illegal wiretaps

Authorities say a psychiatric patient who killed his caseworker at a suburban Philadelphia hospital complex - and grazed his psychiatrist before the doctor pulled out his own weapon and fired back - has a lengthy... Authorities have found two more guns at the home of a man suspected of killing his caseworker and grazing his psychiatrist before the ... (more)

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The Washington Post

Egypt warns Turkey of worsening ties

Egypt's Foreign Ministry on Saturday condemned Turkey's prime minister for calling Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi a "tyrant," warning already sour relations between the two countries could worsen.

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Trend

Ashgabat and Kabul mull prospects of transport corridor through Azerbaijan

Turkmen Foreign Ministry hosted a meeting with the Afghan delegation headed by Director-General of Economic Cooperation department of the Afghanistan Ministry of Foreign Affairs Wahidullah Waissi, according to the Turkmen government`s report.

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Trend

Chomsky: Turkey has taken strong stand against Israel

Turkey has taken the strongest stance against Israeli military aggression in Gaza while the United States bears the greatest responsibility for the assault, according to political commentator and activist Noam Chomsky Anadolu Agency reported Speaking in an exclusive interview with The Anadolu Agency, Chomsky talked broadly on the latest Israeli ... (more)

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Yahoo!

Gaza toll tops 800 as West Bank simmers

Smoke and flames are seen following what witnesses said was an Israeli air strike in Gaza City July 25, 2014.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Arutz Sheva Israel News

Jewish World, 1:46 AMU.S. Jewish Organization Asks Erdogan to Give Back Award

A prominent Jewish organization in the United States has asked Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan to return a courage award he received in 2004, following his response to the recent Gaza operations, the Turkish daily Hurriyet reports.

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TheBlaze.com

Turkish Prime Minister Labeled 'Most Virulent Anti-Israel...

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is being accused of "inciting violence against the Jewish people" after he claimed recently that the Israeli government is committing genocide and has "surpassed what Hitler did to them."

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UPI

Protests in Turkey over Syrian refugees

Violent demonstrations in Turkey suggest the country is overwhelmed by the influx of over a million refugees from Syria, and feeling the strain.

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