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Ankara relents and agrees to open its doors to Syrian Kurds fleeing the latest attack by jihadists, this time on Kobane in Rojava
Turkey opens border to Syrian Kurds fleeing ISIL offensive
There have been extensive allegations lately regarding the relationship between Turkey and the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).
The Turkey-ISIL relationship
Responses vary to the realities of Turkish men coupling with foreign women. Love comes first in most relationships, but the mother-in-law and cooking come right after love
Readers: We love Turkish men no matter what
Despite occasional efforts to outlaw the habit, the smoking of all kinds of tobacco and opium was a favorite pastime of the Ottomans
Hitting a high the Ottoman way with tobacco
On June 10, 2014, the notorious “Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant” (ISIL) took over Mosul, a key city in northern Iraq, with a swift conquest that caught many off guard.
The truth about Turkey and ISIL (II)
We do not call them Islamic banks in Turkey. Banks are banks, administrative apparatuses. In the past, they were termed “Special Finance Institutions” and only after the 2005 amendments to the Banking Law are they now called “Participation Banks.”
Why are Islamic banks still so small?
The outdoor flea markets of Istanbul, are a paradise for bargain hunters, collectors, hipsters and the nostalgic
Istanbul’s flea markets meet past and present
The U.S. Senate on Sept. 18 approved a bill to authorize President Barack Obama to provide equipment and training for Syrian rebel forces in order for them to fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), both in Syria and in Iraq.
Today’s ‘moderate,’ tomorrow’s ‘radical’
I was going to write today on the wild natural life of Africa, but I was made aware of a debate on a fashion brand’s commercial that erupted while I was away. So I postponed my Africa piece to a later date…
Raising awareness on the unpleasant practices of the fashion industry
The entire Middle East is passing through dire straits as the world’s most brutal terror organization, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), consolidates its power in Iraq and Syria, storming both countries and turning the lives of non-Sunni communities into a nightmare.
How will the anti-ISIL fight impact the Kurdish peace bid?
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