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[Opinion] Turkish journalists on trial for fake crimes

Added: 19.09.2017 2:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

Journalists from Turkey's Zaman newspaper stand trial this week on fake charges that include "perception engineering" and "violating the rights of statesmen".

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Canadian sailors lend a hand in Turks and Caicos as part of Hurricane Irma relief

Added: 18.09.2017 17:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

Rear Admiral Craig Baines, the new commander of Canada's East Coast fleet, shared the images on Twitter on Monday.

From: globalnews.ca

APNewsBreak: US nixes proposal to let Turkey guards buy guns

Added: 18.09.2017 12:42 | 0 views | 0 comments

NEW YORK (AP) — The Trump administration has withdrawn a proposal to let Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s security guards buy $1.2 million in U.S.-made weapons, a congressional official said Monday, following violence against protesters during Erdogan’s visit to Washington this spring. Earlier this year, the administration told Congress it planned to allow New Hampshire [...]

From: www.seattletimes.com

Turkey: Ex-newspaper managers, columnists go on trial

Added: 18.09.2017 6:15 | 1 views | 0 comments

ISTANBUL (AP) — Former managers and columnists of a newspaper in Turkey linked to a U.S.-based cleric have gone on trial, accused of supporting last year’s failed coup. The 31 ex-employees of the Zaman newspaper are charged with “membership in an armed terror organization” and “attempting to overthrow” the government, parliament and the constitutional order [...]

From: www.seattletimes.com

[Ticker] Migrant numbers increase in Greece and Spain

Added: 18.09.2017 6:08 | 1 views | 0 comments

Some 2,400 people came to Greece via Turkey in September so far, the ANA-MPA news agency has reported. Frontex, the EU border agency, said 4,200 came in August, a 25% hike on August last year. It said 2,400 people also came to Spain in August, a 100% hike. Most people are still coming via Italy - 4,500 last month - but the Italian figure was a near-record low Frontex said.

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Turkey deploys 80 military vehicles near Syrian border

Added: 17.09.2017 16:00 | 1 views | 0 comments

Deployment comes after Russia, Turkey, and Iran agreed to send 'de-escalation' forces to Syria in the coming weeks.

From: www.aljazeera.com

WATCH: Plane arrives to help Turks and Caicos after Irma

Added: 17.09.2017 15:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

The British Royal Marines deployed to the Turks and Caicos to provide aid to the islands affected by Hurricane Irma.

From: abcnews.go.com

Large convoy of Turkish troops masses at Syria border

Added: 17.09.2017 9:05 | 1 views | 0 comments

Convoy expected to cross into Syria as part of a de-escalation force in Idlib province in the coming weeks.

From: www.aljazeera.com

Uproar in Turkey over removing evolution from biology class

Added: 17.09.2017 8:30 | 1 views | 0 comments


Students in Turkey are returning to school Monday where they will be taught evolution for the last time in their biology classes. Next fall, evolution and Charles Darwin will be scrapped from their textbooks.
Turkey has announced an overhaul of more than 170 topics in the country's school curriculum,...

From: www.sun-sentinel.com

WATCH: Plane arrives to help Turks and Caicos after Irma

Added: 15.09.2017 17:25 | 0 views | 0 comments

The British Royal Marines deployed to the Turks and Caicos to provide aid to the islands affected by Hurricane Irma.

From: abcnews.go.com

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