Thorbjørn Jagland, Secretary General of the Council of Europe, writes for Hürriyet Daily News
Women make up only 30 percent of Turkey’s labor force, according to a new report from the Turkish Statistical Institute (TÜİK) released on March 5
Two cargo planes carrying Turkish military aid to Iraqi soldiers arrived in Baghdad on March 3, a Turkish official told the Hürriyet Daily News, stressing that the assistance includes non-lethal military equipment aid for 500 soldiers of the central government.
The government’s proposal for a presidential system is effectively one-man rule without the checks and balances of the US system, prominent legal scholar Ergun Özbudun tells the Hürriyet Daily News, adding that the AKP is distorting the facts to suggest that presidential systems are the most successful models around the world
Turkey will continue to assess whether or not to take part in an international military operation to retake Mosul from ISIL, Defense Minister İsmet Yılmaz said
The International Press Institute’s (IPI) Turkish National Committee has announced that it will start a campaign against the increasing number of defamation lawsuits targeting journalists in Turkey. President Erdoğan's initiative is described as 'dangerous development for democracy.'
Turkey has issued a commemoration message the first time ever for the Struma tragedy, in which 764 Jews died in the Black Sea while trying to escaping the Holocaust
HDP Co-Chair Figen Yüksekdağ has accused the ruling AKP of inconsistency and hypocrisy for insisting on labeling as “terrorist” the Democratic Union Party, the political wing of YPG
Karakutu (Black Box) is a recent initiative hoping to foster alternative narratives, offer ways of remembering and introduce different perspectives about the past to society, especially to young people.
Category: MURAT YETKİN
The government had to relocate the historical artifact from ISIL to Kurdish-controlled Syrian soil
FM Çavuşoğlu has conducted a number of exchanges with foreign counterparts to inform them about the evacuation of the Tomb
Turkey’s military would not have been able to relocate the Tomb of Süleyman Şah without the blessings of Rojava’s Kobane canton, a senior executive of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) has indicated.
The Turkish presidency has released a written statement on the evacuation of the tomb of Süleyman Şah in four languages, including Kurdish, marking the first time a presidential statement has been delivered in Kurdish both in Turkey and to the international press
Category: SERKAN DEMİRTAŞ
An Ankara prosecutor launched a probe on Feb. 20, based on two pro-government newspapers’ claims that the Republican People’s Party (CHP) and the Fethullah Gülen community were jointly plotting an assassination of Sümeyye Erdoğan, the daughter of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu has refuted claims that Turkish soldiers protecting the Tomb of Süleyman Şah in northern Syria have become trapped by nearby Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) militants
Turkey’s new defense missile system, for which Ankara is in talks on a $3.4 billion deal with a Chinese company, will not be integrated with one used by NATO, Defense Minister İsmet Yılmaz has said.
Iraqi Kurdish Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani was in Ankara on Feb. 19 to meet with Turkish leaders, amid an ongoing oil exports dispute with Baghdad and the escalating security threat from jihadists in Iraq
Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu has said Syrian opposition groups to be trained and equipped by a joint U.S.-Turkey program will also fight against the Syrian regime.
Whenever you ask diplomatic sources about U.S.-Turkey relations, the kind of answer you get is usually about the 'absence of any problems.'
The brutal killing of Özgecan Aslan has nothing to do with socio-economic conditions or unemployment, unlike the CHP leader has suggested, President Erdoğan has said
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