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İzmir group strips in protest at May 1 police body searches

İzmir group strips in protest at May 1 police body searches

A small group of May 1 demonstrators in Turkey’s Aegean province of İzmir took off their clothes in protest at the police’s insistence on conducting body searches before allowing them inside the square where International Workers’ Day celebrations are being held

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Turkish army captain killed in outlawed PKK sniper fire

Turkish army captain killed in outlawed PKK sniper fire

A Turkish Army captain was shot dead by an outlawed PKK sniper early on April 30 during a military operation in the Nusaybin district of the southeastern province of Mardin.

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Two police officers killed in bomb attack on Gaziantep police HQ in Turkey's southeast

Two police officers killed in bomb attack on Gaziantep police HQ in Turkey's southeast

A bomb attack hit the front gate of the police headquarters in Turkey’s southeastern province of Gaziantep on the morning of May 1

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Journalist detained in Turkey over tweets

Journalist detained in Turkey over tweets

Hamza Aktan, 33, news editor of the Istanbul-based private IMC TV broadcaster, was detained in a raid into his house in Bahçelievler district by counter-terrorism police.

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Four Turkish soldiers killed, 14 wounded in PKK attack in southeast

Four Turkish soldiers killed, 14 wounded in PKK attack in southeast

Four Turkish soldiers were killed and 14 were wounded on separate May 1 attacks by the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in the southeastern provinces of Mardin and Şırnak, according to reports

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Security lockdown in Istanbul for International Workers’ Day

Security lockdown in Istanbul for International Workers’ Day

Istanbul is set to mark May 1, International Workers’ Day, in a different venue than the contested and symbolic Taksim Square due to security concerns

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Istanbul police disperse group after bid to enter Taksim Square

Istanbul police disperse group after bid to enter Taksim Square

Police dispersed a group that bid to enter the cordoned off Taksim Square in Istanbul for May Day celebrations on May 1

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New biometric passports due June 1

New biometric passports due June 1

The distribution of new biometric passports containing chips, which are necessary to travel to Schengen countries, will start on June 1, with the government working on the necessary legal regulations

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Turkish history does not start with War of Independence: Erdoğan

Turkish history does not start with War of Independence: Erdoğan

'I reject an understanding of history that starts our nation’s, our civilization’s millennia of history with 1919,' President Erdoğan says.

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President Erdoğan’s daughter sets wedding date with engineer fiancé

President Erdoğan’s daughter sets wedding date with engineer fiancé

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s daughter, Sümeyye Erdoğan, has set May 14 as the wedding date with Selçuk Bayraktar, a defense industrialist engineer producing unmanned aerial vehicles

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