Posts Tagged ‘Turkey’

EU scolds Turkey for Twitter ban

EU scolds Turkey for Twitter ban

European leaders said Friday they were frustrated by Turkey’s decision to restrict access to the social media website Twitter. Special Reports – UPI.com

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U.S. delegation in Turkey to discuss possible extradition of Fetullah Gulen

U.S. delegation in Turkey to discuss possible extradition of Fetullah Gulen

Allen ConeANKARA, Turkey, Aug. 23 (UPI) — Vice President Joe Biden is in Turkey along with several high-ranking government representatives to discuss the possible extradition of Fetullah Gulen. Top News – UPI.com

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Dutch journalist Ebru Umar arrested in Turkey

Dutch journalist Ebru Umar arrested in Turkey

Allen ConeTHE HAGUE, Netherlands, April 24 (UPI) — A Dutch journalist was detained in Turkey after writing a column allegedly critical of Turkish President Erdogan. Top News – UPI.com

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Several dead, wounded after explosion in Turkey capital city Ankara

Several dead, wounded after explosion in Turkey capital city Ankara

Amy R. ConnollyANKARA, Turkey, March 13 (UPI) — Several people are reported dead after an explosion — possibly a car bomb — near a bus station in Ankara, Turkey. Top News – UPI.com

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Turkey condemns Russia for violating airspace

Turkey condemns Russia for violating airspace

Daniel UriaANKARA, Turkey, Jan. 30 (UPI) — Turkey’s foreign ministry claimed that a Russian jet violated Turkish airspace on Friday. Top News – UPI.com

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The Latest: EU says it’s behind Turkey in fighting extremism

The Latest: EU says it’s behind Turkey in fighting extremism

ISTANBUL (AP) — The latest on the explosion in historic center of Istanbul. All times local: 11:35 a.m. The Istanbul governor’s office says the explosion at the city’s historic Sultanahmet district has killed least 10 people. A statement says 15 other people were injured in Tuesday’s blast. The cause of the explosion is under...

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Turkey says president’s comment about Hitler was ‘distorted’ by news media

Turkey says president’s comment about Hitler was ‘distorted’ by news media

Daniel UriaISTANBUL, Turkey, Jan. 2 (UPI) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s office said the president’s comment about Hitler’s government was misinterpreted by the news media. Top News – UPI.com

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Black box data may not be recoverable from Russian fighter plane downed by Turkey

Black box data may not be recoverable from Russian fighter plane downed by Turkey

Ed AdamczykMOSCOW, Dec. 21 (UPI) — The Russian fighter jet shot down by Turkey has yielded a flight recorder box with mostly unreadable data, investigators revealed. Top News – UPI.com

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Turkey and Egypt jailing more journalists, according to report

Turkey and Egypt jailing more journalists, according to report

Ed AdamczykNEW YORK, Dec. 15 (UPI) — The number of journalists jailed in Turkey and Egypt rose in 2015, a Committee to Protect Journalists report showed. Top News – UPI.com

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Turkey advises citizens against Russian travel

Turkey advises citizens against Russian travel

Amy R. ConnollyANKARA, Turkey, Nov. 28 (UPI) — The Turkish government warned citizens against non-urgent travel to Russia following the downing of a Russian fighter jet by Turkey. Top News – UPI.com

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