All posts tagged Turkey

trotsky house in istanbul
August 2, 2015, by VOANews

The former Istanbul house of Marxist revolutionary, theorist, Soviet politician, Red Army founder and hero of the 1917 October Revolution, Leon Trotsky, is now listed for sale by a real […]

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Foreign Minister: Bulgaria ‘shoulder to shoulder’ with Turkey

July 29, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria stands shoulder to shoulder with Turkey, Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov said, commenting on Ankara’s military campaign in Syria and Iraq aga ...

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NATO chief backs Turkey’s ‘anti-terror’ campaign in Syria, Iraq

July 28, 2015, by VOANews

NATO held an unusual emergency meeting Tuesday to support Turkey, whose President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said his forces are pressing their campaign aga ...

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Turkey requests Nato meeting

July 27, 2015, by VOANews

The U.S. is backing Turkey’s two-pronged air offensive and artillery strikes against Islamic State militants in Syria and Kurdish rebel targets ...

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    Turkish jets pound Islamic State targets in Syria
    July 24, 2015, by VOANews

    Turkey says it has carried out a series of airstrikes on Islamic State targets in Syria, further expanding its involvement in the battle against the extremist group. Three Turkish air […]

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    Turkey boosts border security after suicide attack
    July 22, 2015, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

    The Turkish government has announced it will step up border security following Monday’s suicide bombing in the town of Suruc, on the border with Syria. In a statement, the prime […]

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    Turkey courts deal successive blows to AK Party
    July 17, 2015, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

    Following the AK Party losing its majority in Turkey’s parliament in June elections, the country’s courts have dealt it a series of legal blows. The rulings are seen as a […]

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    Turkish economy hit by Greek crisis
    July 6, 2015, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

    Turkish financial markets are among the worst hit in the face of its Greek neighbor’s troubles and the Turkish lira has hit record lows. The impact is seen as a […]

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    Greek crisis: Neighbouring countries issue assurances
    June 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Greece’s four neighbouring countries have issued assurances in the wake of the country’s financial and economic crisis, imposition of bank closures and credit controls and as it appears headed for […]