03
Şub 2019
Turkey not to allow 'terror lairs' on southern border

Turkey's vice president said on Saturday that Ankara would "not allow" terrorist lairs to exist across its southern border, referring to the YPG/PKK terror group in Syria. "Just as the terrorists in Jarablus and Al Bab could not be escape destruction,...

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03
Şub 2019
Turkish president receives Arab Knesset members

Turkey's president on Saturday received Palestinian members of the Israeli parliament in Istanbul. Recep Tayyip Erdogan received the representatives in a closed door meeting lasting roughly 90 minutes at the Tarabya Presidential Campus (Huber Villa),...

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28
Oca 2019
'Turkey will soon clear all Daesh remnants from Syria'

Turkish forces will very soon clear all Daesh remnants from Syria, the terrorists deliberately left there and trained against Turkey, the country's president said on Monday. 'We will very soon bring peace, security, and stability east of the Euphrates...

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28
Oca 2019
Maduro calls on army to maintain 'unity, discipline'

Venezuelan president on Sunday called on the country's military to stay in "unity and discipline" against the "imperialist coup attempt." Security forces have become increasingly loyal to Venezuela and its constitution despite several attempts to divide...

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27
Oca 2019
‘Millions of Syrians would return home after Turkish op’

Millions of Syrians living in Turkey will be able to return to their homeland after Ankara liberates Syria's Manbij, Tal Rifaat and the region East of the Euphrates River from terrorists, Turkish president said on Saturday. 'We are determined to...

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27
Oca 2019
Sudan’s Bashir visits Egypt for talks

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir arrived Sunday in Cairo for talks with his Egyptian counterpart Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi, according to a presidential spokesman. Bassam Radi said the visit 'comes as part of keenness to strengthen bilateral relations and...

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27
Oca 2019
PKK earns $1.5B annually from drugs: Turkish minister

Turkey's interior minister on Sunday said the PKK terror group earns $1.5 billion annually from drugs. "The revenue PKK earns from drugs annually is $1.5 billion [...] PKK is an organization [involved in] human smuggling and drug trafficking. Even the...

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27
Oca 2019
Turkey: PKK incites locals against Turkish forces

Perpetrators of an attack on a Turkey's military base in northern Iraq sought to drive wedge between Turkish soldiers and the local people, according to a senior Turkish official. Fahrettin Altun, presidential communications director, told...

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27
Oca 2019
‘Backwardness to be overcome in Bangsamoro’

The backwardness and injustices in Philippines' Bangsamoro will be overcome after the ratification of the landmark Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL), a Turkish non-governmental organization's official said. Bangsamoro is a collective term for Filipino...

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18
Oca 2019
Brexit: German leaders urge Britain to stay in EU

German leaders -- including the next chancellor apparent -- are urging the U.K. to cancel Brexit and instead remain in the EU, arguing that it is not too late for Britain to change its mind.  In an impassioned letter published in The Times of London...

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18
Oca 2019
Kim aide in Washington to prepare for US-N.Korea summit

A top aide of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has arrived in Washington for a meeting with U.S. secretary of state on Friday, media reports said. Kim Yong-chol and his team flew from Beijing directly to Washington for a three-day stay in the capital, Yonhap...

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18
Oca 2019
Colombia mourning 21 killed in police academy attack

Colombia Friday is mourning the loss of 21 policemen in one of the deadliest terrorist attacks in recent years. Dozens were also injured Thursday in the attack on General Santander Police Academy in the capital Bogota before a graduation ceremony. Prosecutors...

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18
Oca 2019
Turkey won't stop until it drains terror from Syria

Turkey won't stop until it eradicates the terrorists from neighboring Syria, said the head of Turkey's presidential communications on Friday. 'We won't stop until we drain the terrorist swamp next door. We won't rest until justice...

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18
Oca 2019
Syrian refugees say they 'feel human' in Turkey

Syrians who have taken refuge in Turkey say they "feel human" in their host country and that they are hopeful about the future. Tens of thousands of refugees, whose humanitarian needs have been taken care of by the Turkish government and NGOs for years at...

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17
Oca 2019
Brexit: Parliament to vote on Plan B at end of month

British lawmakers will vote on the government's Brexit Plan B on Jan. 29, Andrea Leadsom, the leader of the Commons, said Thursday. Prime Minister Theresa May will make a statement on her new strategy for Brexit on Monday after her plan was largely rejected...

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17
Oca 2019
Netherlands: Islamophobic Pegida protests around mosque

Far-right Islamophobic group Pegida staged an anti-Islam demonstration in front of a mosque in the Netherlands late Wednesday. The demonstration was held outside the Abi Bakr Issidik Mosque, frequented by members of the Moroccan community, in Utrecht, the...

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17
Oca 2019
Turkish opposition leader supports safe zone in Syria

The leader of Turkey's opposition Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) on Thursday said he would support a proposed safe zone in northern Syria under Turkey's control. Devlet Bahceli told his party's parliamentary group that he would only...

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17
Oca 2019
Turkey deports Dutch journalist over terror group links

Turkey has deported a Dutch journalist over alleged links to a terrorist group, Turkey's presidential communications director announced on Thursday. Speaking to Anadolu Agency, Fahrettin Altun said the decision to deport Johanna Cornelia Boersma on Thursday...

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17
Oca 2019
'Syria safe zone vital for stability, Syrians' return'

Turkey's foreign minister on Thursday said a proposed safe zone in northern Syria is important both for the country's stability and displaced Syrians' return home. It should emerge at upcoming talks whether Turkish and U.S. views are overlapping...

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16
Oca 2019
Blast hurts US troops, kills passersby in Syrian Manbij

Three U.S. soldiers were injured and an as-yet-unspecified number of civilian passersby killed when an explosive device went off in the Syrian city of Manbij on Wednesday, according to local sources. The blast occurred as U.S. military personnel were conducting...

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15
Oca 2019
US secretary of state meets with Omani sultan in Muscat

Omani Sultan Qaboos bin Said on Monday met with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Muscat, where the two men discussed 'regional and international developments”, according to Oman's official news agency. Muscat is the eighth and final leg...

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15
Oca 2019
Belgium: Muslims, Jews blast new animal slaughter rules

A new Belgian ban on the slaughter of un-stunned animals in the country's Walloon and Flemish regions is getting a frosty reception from Muslims and Jews alike, who call it a disrespectful curb on religious freedom. Belgium 'disappointed everybody...

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15
Oca 2019
Erdogan: Trump reaffirms Syria pullout, safe zone

In a phone call this week, the U.S. president reaffirmed the American troop pullout from Syria, as well as a 32-kilometer (20-mile) safe zone in Syria to be established by Turkey, said Turkey's president on Tuesday. Recep Tayyip Erdogan made the remarks...

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14
Oca 2019
Jerusalem’s Dome of the Rock shut over ‘Jewish cap’

Palestinian authorities shut Jerusalem's iconic Dome of the Rock mosque on Monday after an Israeli policeman attempted to force his way into the place, according to a spokesman.  "Palestinian guards closed the mosque after an Israeli policeman wearing...

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