Russian President Vladimir Putin told his military chiefs on Monday that terrorists were seeking to obtain weapons of mass destruction and posed a threat to strategic stability. And when Putin makes his first visit to the White House today, President
Free Turkish Press Scanner ee ==Updated Daily== Turkish Press Scanner 13 November 2001, Copyright © Turkish Daily News From the papers Coalition harmonious but not active enough From a Nov. 12 article by Hurriyet's Ferai Tinc: Greek
Coalition harmonious but not active enough From a Nov. 12 article by Hurriyet's Ferai Tinc: Greek Cypriot leader Glafcos Clerides has turned down the offer from Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (KKTC) President Rauf Denktas made in a letter.
The World Bank has raised Turkey's economic classification from middle to upper-middle income, the Anatolia news agency reported yesterday. Turkey has earlier been relegated to a middle-income country following the two massive earthquakes in 1999.
Mehmet Seyfettin Erol PART - I - In fact, everything started with the collapse of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and the break up of the Soviet empire two years later. The main lines of Asia's geopolitical, geoeconomic and geocultural characteristics became
Iranian Oil Minister Bijen Namdar Zengene said that they planned to officially appeal against Turkey, which had delayed natural gas imports from Iran. Speaking to reporters in Tehran at the weekend, Zengene said that a legal suit will be filed against
Leaders from all parts of the world embraced the war against terrorism as the top global priority in a world rattled by the Sept. 11 attacks on the United States. But there were some differences and uncertainty on the way the war should be fought.
Michael Severn Bunyamin Sudas won Turkey's fifth gold medal at the World Weightlifting Championship on Saturday, winning the 105 kg clean-and-jerk title, but finished second on combined total behind one of the most unlikely champions ever. Lifting in
Germany and Ireland set a course for next year's World Cup finals after Rudi Voeller's men ground out a 1-1 draw in Ukraine and the Irish beat Iran 2-0 at Lansdowne Road. In the other European playoffs, Slovenia rallied for a surprise 2-1 win over
NOVEMBER 2 Foreign Minister Ismail Cem says Turkey may soon be compelled to take a "costly decision" on Cyprus. U.N. envoy to Cyprus Alvaro de Soto embarks on fresh efforts to revive talks for the reunification of the island. An opinion poll
SAADET ORUC Turkish soldiers to be sent to Afghanistan... - Only 90... - But a Muslim country! - Will train opposition... - May be involved in clashes as well... - What can be the cost and achievement of such a step? - Will IMF cough up? Amid all
It is no wonder there are similarities between Turkey sending troops to the Korean War in the fifties and Turkey sending a select group of 90 commandos to the ongoing war in Afghanistan A dominant role In both cases, some half a century apart, it was
300 Irish Women When the Republic of Ireland plays Iran in the second leg of their World Cup qualification playoff at Teheran's Azadi Stadium on Thursday, up to 300 Irish women will be admitted to watch. This is a little surprising as Iranian women are
The Tourism Ministry announced that according to the first ten months of this year the number of tourists that arrived in Turkey was 10,652,087 people. A written statement from the Tourism Ministry stated that the number of tourists that arrived in
Police take religious sect members into custody Police have raided a religious sect house and detained two people in Yesilyurt, Izmir. Police teams, after gaining information about a possible gathering for religious ritual in an apartment, carried out a
Dr. Yucel Guclu PART - II - Turkey was the leader not only of the Middle East, but also of the Balkan Peninsula. The pre-eminence of Turkey among those both to the eastward and westward was an indisputable fact. It bestrided beneficially both Asia and
Pakistan's Science and Technology Minister professor Atta-ur-Rahman in Turkey for a scientific project Rahman: The most valuable raw material of the 21st century is information. That is why we should invest in human resources Pakistan's Science and
It's the moment German soccer players and fans have been dreading. Coach Rudi Voeller, goalkeeper Oliver Kahn, striker Oliver Bierhoff and Co. travel all the way to Kiev today with the unthinkable waiting to happen. If the Germans lose to Ukraine over
Dr. Yucel Guclu PART - I - The fifteen years during which Republican Turkey had been in existence under Kemal Ataturk's leadership were filled with an almost incredible activity in every field -- including foreign affairs. Few more surprising
Ecevit interviewed on CBS, says no U.S. pressure for troops; maintains Iraq, Iraq should be kept out of operation In an interview on America's CBS News channel with Bryant Gumbel, Prime Minister Bulent Ecevit denied their had been any U.S. pressure to
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