Tag archive for ‘pass’
By admin On Thursday, June 13th, 2013

EP expresses strong concern over handling of Gezi Park protests

The European Parliament have expressed harsh criticism against handling of the countrywide protests by the Turkish government. In a resolution accepted yesterday the European Parliament said it was “deeply concerned More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

Do Islamist Turkish schools in the U.S. have hidden agendas?

Gülen charter schools in US lawmakers’ crosshairs The U.S. state of Tennessee has passed a new law limiting the number of foreign teachers at charter schools in an apparent reaction to educational institutions More...

By admin On Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

Turkey’s top business leaders concerned about new education bill submitted by the government

A new government plan to reform Turkey’s education system could create a new generation of child brides and child laborers, according to one of Turkey’s top business leaders. “There is a concern that the number More...

By admin On Saturday, February 25th, 2012

Government to consider harsh criticism on education bill for undermining the schooling of girls

Retreating amid a barrage of harsh criticism, the Turkish government promises to ‘ease concerns’ regarding a controversial draft to alter the education system Speaking in Antalya, Education Minister Ömer Dinçer More...

By admin On Friday, February 3rd, 2012

“Genocide Denial Bill” causes France to face 34.4 percent drop in exports to Turkey in December 2011

The protest of the Armenian bill has resulted in a 34.4% drop in French imports compared to the same period of the year prior. The increasing reactions have at present resulted in a monthly detriment to Sarkozy More...

By admin On Friday, February 3rd, 2012

European Union pleased with new judicial reform package introduced by Turkey

The European Union has hailed a judicial reform package recently introduced by the Turkish government to address long-standing shortcomings in the Turkish judiciary. Peter Stano, spokesperson for EU Enlargement More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 24th, 2012

France passes (so-said) Armenian Genocide bill despite warnings from Turkey

French Senate voted late for Monday a controversial bill making it a crime to deny the 1915 killings of Armenians was a genocide, ignoring warnings from Turkey that passage of the legislation would lead to new sanctions. Prime More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 20th, 2011

“Shame on you!”.. Hotel in France cancels reservation for a conference by Turkish delegation without reason

A country which always refers to “DEMOCRACY”, liberty and especially “FREEDOM OF SPEECH” is upto playing dirty games against Turkey only to win a couple of hundred thousand Armeninan votes More...

By admin On Friday, December 16th, 2011

Ankara determined to pressure Paris to reject the “genocide” bill

A Turkish parliamentarian delegation will pay a two-day visit to Paris from Dec. 19 to 20 to warn the French Parliament of serious damage to bilateral ties if it passes a bill that would criminalize denial of the More...