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Afrin city center will be encircled in coming days: Erdo?an
20 Feb 2018 at 1:07am
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an said on Feb. 20 that the city center of Syria?s Afrin will be ?encircled? in the coming days by advancing Turkish soldiers and members of the Free Syrian Army (FSA).
CHP head K?l?çdaro?lu to Çavu?o?lu: Are you foreign minister or translator?
20 Feb 2018 at 4:23am
Main opposition Republican People?s Party (CHP) leader Kemal K?l?çdaro?lu has blasted Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavu?o?lu for serving as interpreter for U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson during a lengthy meeting with President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an last week.
Turkish government to impose ?harshest penalties,? new measures for child abu...
20 Feb 2018 at 5:31am
New administrative measures and legal regulations that target child abusers, together with the ?harshest penalties,? will be implemented soon, Turkish authorities have announced.
Turkey made a mistake by not criminalizing adultery to join EU: Erdo?an
20 Feb 2018 at 5:56am
President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an has said the government was wrong to shelve an attempt to criminalize adultery and extra-marital sex (zina) in 2004, an issue that caused a major row between Turkey and the EU during accession talks at the time.
AKP, MHP to press button for ?People?s Alliance?
20 Feb 2018 at 5:04am
The pre-election alliance to be formed by the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) and the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) will be called the ?People?s Alliance,? President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an has said, one day before a legislative proposal on the issue is submitted to parliament.
Reports about striking deal between Syrian regime and YPG on Afrin are propag...
19 Feb 2018 at 10:38pm
Presidential spokesperson ?brahim Kal?n said on Feb. 20 that reports about striking a deal between the Syrian regime and YPG are propaganda.
Turkey declares 2018 ?year of the battle against child labor?
20 Feb 2018 at 5:08am
The Prime Ministry on Feb. 20 published a memorandum declaring 2018 to be the ?year of the battle against child labor,? aiming to raise awareness of the globally and nationally wide-spread, systematic victimization of the children.
Syrian woman returns to live in Turkey?s Gaziantep despite getting ?refugee s...
20 Feb 2018 at 5:23am
A Syrian woman has returned to Turkey despite being granted refugee status in Germany, saying life in Germany ?did not turn out the way she expected.?
Man kills wife with hose while trying to solve her constipation in Turkey?s K...
19 Feb 2018 at 11:25pm
A 78-year-old woman was killed by her 85-year-old husband when he tried to solve her constipation with water pressure in the Marmara province of Kocaeli on Feb. 17.
Turkish actress Berrak Tüzünataç blasts broadcaster for labeling her red carp...
19 Feb 2018 at 1:32am
Actress Berrak Tüzünataç criticized private Turkish broadcaster NTV on Feb. 18 for posting a tweet showing her on the red carpet and describing her outfit as ?inviting.?
?Ghost ships? pose risk for public health and environment
20 Feb 2018 at 6:46am
An expert has warned that 81 of the 114 abandoned ships in Turkey?s territorial areas in the Marmara, the Aegean and Black Seas pose an environmental and public health risk. After a recent legislation, authorities have been tackling 30 of the ?ghost ships,? as they are called by fishermen.
?Y? Party leader Meral Ak?ener adopts rape victim cat ?Cedric?
20 Feb 2018 at 1:04am
Good (?Y?) Party leader Meral Ak?ener has adopted a cat named Cedric, who was the victim of sexual assault in the Aegean province of ?zmir.
Pro-Syrian regime militias enter Afrin: Report
20 Feb 2018 at 7:10am
Syrian state television showed a convoy of pro-government militias said to be entering the northern Afrin district on Feb. 20.
Robots ?made in Turkey? fascinate with Turkish folk dancing skills
20 Feb 2018 at 12:51am
Robots produced in Turkey?s first humanoid robot factory in the central Anatolian province of Konya have fascinated people with their Turkish folk dancing skills.
CHP leader K?l?çdaro?lu: Erdo?an?s actions discredit Turkey
20 Feb 2018 at 6:33am
Main opposition Republican People?s Party (CHP) leader Kemal K?l?çdaro?lu has accused President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an of ?discrediting the Republic of Turkey? by pressuring the judiciary in pursuit of political aims.