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By admin On Sunday, August 2nd, 2020
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Egypt warns Turkey could encroach on its waters over seismic survey

Egypt warns Turkey could encroach on its waters over seismic survey Foreign ministry in Cairo says Turkey risked ‘Egypt’s sovereign rights’ with its activities in the eastern Mediterranean  More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 29th, 2020
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Turkey passes law granting government broad powers over social media

Turkey passes law granting government broad powers over social media Critics say the country is entering a ‘dark era of online censorship’, though the AKP insists it will protect privacy  More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 29th, 2020
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US urges Turkey to release jailed philanthropist Osman Kavala

US urges Turkey to release jailed philanthropist Osman Kavala Ankara hits back, accuses Washington of not respecting the country’s rule of law and due process MEE staff Tue, 07/28/2020 More...

By admin On Thursday, July 23rd, 2020
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Turkey says any Libya ceasefire requires Haftar withdrawal from Sirte and al-Jufra

Turkey says any Libya ceasefire requires Haftar withdrawal from Sirte and al-Jufra Turkish presidential spokesman says deal must be based on return to Libya’s 2015 front lines MEE and agencies More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 21st, 2020
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Turkey to remain in Syria until its people are ‘safe & free’ – Erdogan

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to maintain a military presence in neighboring Syria until its people become “safe and free,” criticizing parliamentary elections held in the war-torn More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 21st, 2020
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Turkey court halts five-day broadcast ban on opposition channel TELE1

Turkey court halts five-day broadcast ban on opposition channel TELE1 Administrative court in Ankara says Turkish media watchdog’s ban breached press freedoms and citizens’ rights  More...

By admin On Monday, July 20th, 2020
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Arabic press review: Jordan mediates between Egypt and Turkey over Libya

Arabic press review: Jordan mediates between Egypt and Turkey over Libya Meanwhile, Covid-19 restrictions stress Kuwait’s private sector and Palestinian flag raised in front of Netanyahu’s residence  More...

By admin On Sunday, July 19th, 2020
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Libya: Turkey says Egypt’s actions in the country are illegal

Libya: Turkey says Egypt’s actions in the country are illegal The statement comes after eastern Libyan tribesmen called on Egypt to intervene in the country’s civil war MEE and agencies More...

By admin On Friday, July 17th, 2020
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Turkey repatriates five Moldovan nationals from Syria camp: Report

Turkey repatriates five Moldovan nationals from Syria camp: Report Turkish officials said the intelligence operation was a joint venture between Turkey and Moldova MEE and agencies Fri, 07/17/2020 More...

By admin On Monday, July 13th, 2020
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Turkey ramps up war on Kurds in Northern Iraq 

Body:  Turkish airstrikes in Northern Iraq are nothing new, but the recent co-ordinated air and ground assault is unprecedented, writes John Lubbuck. Kurdistan turkey iran Kurdistan Turkey Iran Contributor:  John More...