Category: GÜVEN SAK
“The power to become habituated to his surroundings is a marked characteristic of mankind,” writes John Maynard Keynes in the opening sentence of The Economic Consequences of the Peace. “Very few of us realize with conviction the intensely unusual, unstable, complicated, unreliable, temporary nature of the … organization by which Western Europe has lived for the last half century.”
Jihadist gunmen, some of them wearing suicide vests, attacked the Iraqi city of Kirkuk on Oct. 21, as clashes to take Mosul back from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) have intensified
A teenage girl went on trial in Germany on Oct. 20 for stabbing a police officer, an assault allegedly "ordered" by the Islamic State organisation but which was not claimed by the jihadist group.
The offensive to seize back Mosul from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) is going faster than planned, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Oct. 20, as Iraqi and Kurdish forces launched a new military operation to clear villages on the city’s outskirts.
After much insistence, Turkey secures permission to send war jets to participate in the mission to seize Mosul
U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter is due to visit Turkey on Oct. 21, after Ankara and Washington agreed on Turkey’s participation in coalition forces’ aerial campaign in the Mosul offensive against the Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL)
A Roman-era mosaic that was unearthed at a construction site in the southern province of Hatay in April will soon be promoted in Paris
One suspect was detained in France’s northwestern province of Rennes on Oct. 15 on accusations of financing the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), the French newspaper Daily Ouest-France has reported.
French energy giant EDF Group is “very interested” in the Turkish market and getting involved in hydro energy projects, as well as further developing its activities in renewables, said Simone Rossi
Russia on Oct. 12 said it would hold Syria talks with the United States and regional powers, including Turkey, this weekend, the first meeting on the conflict since Washington froze bilateral cease-fire negotiations.
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Oct. 10 asked once again the Security Council to formally request that the International Criminal Court (ICC) begin investigations of war crimes in Syria.
German police Oct. 10 arrested a Syrian man suspected of plotting a jihadist bomb attack after a two-day manhunt, in a case that has sparked fresh calls for greater checks on asylum seekers.
Category: MELİS ALPHAN
Turkey should distance itself from “all inclusive” tourism and focus on faith and nature tourism in order to draw tourists who will spend money in the country.
Category: BARÇIN YİNANÇ
I am travelling to Spain for a conference where we will be talking about European values and the EU’s role in regional and global foreign and security politics.
At least 35 Syrians were killed and many more wounded in a blast on Oct. 6 at a camp at the town of Atmeh near the border with Turkey
British airline easyJet warned its profit would fall by over 25 percent this year as security issues dampened demand and low fuel prices meant there was more competition in the European short-haul market
The landmark Paris agreement on climate change will enter into force on Nov. 4, after a coalition of the world’s largest polluters and small island nations threatened by rising seas pushed it past a key threshold on Oct. 5.
France’s tourism sector on Oct. 4 urged French authorities to set up a special police force in Paris to fight crime targeting tourists as safety fears curb the number of visitors to the French capital.
The landmark Paris climate pact was poised to enter into force globally this week after the European Parliament joined the world’s top polluters in endorsing the deal to slow the planet’s dangerous temperature rise.
India, the world’s third biggest carbon emitter, was set to ratify the Paris agreement on climate change on Oct. 2 on the birthday of the country’s famously ascetic independence leader Mahatma Gandhi.
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