Putin and Erdoğan finally agree to meet 1st week August

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After the decision to restore broken ties between Russia and Turkey, Putin and Erdoğan have agreed to meet in the first week of August, as reported by Turkish presidential sources on Sunday. It is also reported that parties reached said agreement over a telephone call made by the Russian President to convey his support to Turkey following Friday’s More...

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Turkey: Coupe attempt against Ak Party government fails

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Human rights violations in Turkey on agenda of Amnesty secretary-general

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By Editor On Sunday, April 24th, 2016

Istanbul court releases academics charged with terror propaganda

An Istanbul court has released academics charged with terror propaganda. It was good news for democracy yesterday as a court ordered the release of four Turkish academics on April 22 on the first hearing of a trial More...

By Editor On Saturday, April 23rd, 2016

United States spokesperson expresses concern on press freedom in Turkey

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By Editor On Sunday, April 17th, 2016

Turkey & Saudi Arabia; Current allies or enemies from the past?

Turkey and Saudi Arabia certainly have a strong common history from many years ago. When the Ottoman Empire was the almighty power in the Middle East – as well as Africa and some other regions – Saudi Arabia More...

By Editor On Friday, April 15th, 2016

How long more will the tension between Russia & Turkey last?

No one can say the relations between Russia and Turkey have been particularly favorable throughout history. In fact the two countries have experienced tough clashes during the Ottoman Empire time and caused serious More...