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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
The Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) will decide on its stance on a constitutional amendment that will include a presidential system after the Justice and Development Party (AKP) submits a draft to parliament, MHP leader Devlet Bahçeli said Oct. 25.
The Turkish General Staff has extended its gratitude to the locals of Yukarıtütek village in Turkey’s eastern province of Ağrı for assisting with the evacuation of Turkish soldiers who were wounded during clashes with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the region on April 11.
The main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) officially launches its campaign for the June 7 general elections with its first rally held in Istanbul's Anatolian side
The head of Turkey’s top religious body has slammed Pope Francis’ description of the mass killings of Ottoman Armenians
The state-run TRT has refused to air an election campaign advertisement by the main opposition party 'because it directly targets the government'
The Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) has been taking pains to show “respect to law and judicial independence” concerning ongoing cases against its retired and active members, as has always been the case, the General Staff said.
Turkish President Erdoğan is praised as 'Our Leader' in an anthem performed by an Ottoman military band
Okan Konuralp - ANKARA
CHP will send a delegation to the eastern province of Ağrı to investigate the recent clash between Turkish soldiers and PKK militants.
AĞRI - Doğan News Agency
Five PKK militants have been killed in clashes that erupted after the militants opened fire on Turkish soldiers in the eastern province of Ağrı, injuring four soldiers, Turkish military says
The first major debate heading to the June 7 elections has come in the wake of the first major clash between the Turkish military and outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants in over two years.
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has pledged full support to Turkey’s police force against any attempts to weaken it, in reference to the government’s fight against the Fethullah Gülen community, believed to have created a “parallel” state within the police and judiciary.