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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Turkey’s National Security Council Meeting (MGK) which convened under President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan ended late on Sept. 22, stressing that the Iraqi Kurdish independence referendum was illegitimate and unacceptable.
ISTANBUL / Hürriyet
Former PM Tony Blair speaks to Hürryet reporter Cansu Çamlıbel (L) in Istanbul where he attended a conference in Istanbul Bilgi University. HÜRRİYET photo, Levent ASLAN
Turkey’s main opposition has decried the “disproportionate and spiteful violence” against university students involved in anti-government protests, saying 503 of them are currently being held in prison
ANKARA – Hürriyet Daily News
Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu has urged Iraqi Kurds and regional countries to choose their side in the struggle against the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK).
Deputy PM Beşir Atalay says he will sue the main opposition leader Kılıçdaroğlu for his accusations of leaking information to suspects in a fraud case
ANKARA - Agence France-Presse
The presence of Kurdish rebels in the north is "unacceptable", Iraq's foreign minister said on Thursday, but he stopped short of offering a solution, as Turkey warned its patience had run out
Deputy Prime Minister Bülent Arınç yesterday denied claims that Murat Karayılan, one of the top leaders of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), was captured and later released by Iran following negotiations between the organization and Tehran.
ISTANBUL- Hürriyet Daily News
NATO’s missile radar will draw Iran back to the negotiating table for talks on its nuclear drive, says prominent former US diplomat Kissinger
Iraqi officials have presented Ankara with new proposals to curtail the activities of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the country’s north in a bid to head off Turkish cross-border operations against the militant group
Turkey should normalize relations with Greek Cyprus, according to the European Union’s annual progress report released announced yesterday, but Turkey’s EU minister said linking Turkey’s membership to the Cyprus issue was a mistake.