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August 31, 2015, by VOANews

A court in southeastern Turkey has ordered two British journalists and their translator remanded to custody, ahead of an eventual trial on charges of engaging in terror activity. Monday’s court […]


Turkey’s election appears to be all about Erdogan

August 26, 2015, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s name won’t appear on any of the ballot papers Turks will be presented with on November 1 but no one here doubts ...

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Turkey will fly in anti-IS missions, Pentagon says

August 26, 2015, by Carla Babb of VOANews

Turkey has agreed to fly in coalition air missions against Islamic State, Pentagon press secretary Peter Cook said Tuesday. The Turks’ integrati ...

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Insecurity threatens planned Turkey poll

August 25, 2015, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said the country will go to the polls again in November, after talks to form a coalition government ...

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    Top 10 destinations for expats
    August 25, 2015, by The Prague Post

    Once more, Ecuador tops the list of the best places to live abroad in the InterNations Expat Insider 2015 survey, which is one of the most extensive studies ever conducted […]

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    Erdogan to call snap election amid Kurdish tensions
    August 21, 2015, by VOANews

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced Friday he would call snap elections after the failure of coalition talks and a rise in tensions over military action against Kurdish rebels. Prime […]

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    July 2015 hottest ever recorded
    August 21, 2015, by VOANews

    If the weather seems warmer to you this year, you are not imagining it. US weather experts say this past July was the hottest month ever recorded and that 2015 […]

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    IS threatens Turkey, calls Erdogan ‘traitor’
    August 18, 2015, by VOANews

    A new Islamic State video is taking aim at Turkey, issuing a call to arms to “conquer Istanbul.” The undated footage, labeled “A Message to Turkey,” criticizes the Turkish president […]

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    US pulling Patriot missiles from Turkey
    August 18, 2015, by Carla Babb of VOANews

    The United States will remove its Patriot missile defense force out of Turkey when the agreement to station them there expires in October. The reason for the move, according to […]