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Former Miss Turkey Winner Faces Potential Jail Sentence For Insulting President

The winner of the 2006 Miss Turkey competition is facing a possible two-year jail sentence for insulting Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan by sharing a satirical poem via social media. 193 more words

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Protesting is not a Democratic Right

According to Erdogan, the President, Prime Minister, (willing) Head of the Central Bank, Ministers of Foreign Affairs, Internal Affairs, Health, Education, Family, Transportation, Justice, Economy, Development and Science, Industry and Technology; protesting is not a democratic right. 339 more words

ECCENTRIC NEWS FROM TURKEY

Turkey Building New Suleyman Shah Tomb In Syria

Following a military operation in Syria, the Turkish government has began construction on a new tomb for the remains of Ottoman Empire founder Suleyman Shah closer to the Turkish-Syria border. 350 more words

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Shoebat: The Ottoman Conquest Of The Middle East Begins

By Walid Shoebat (Shoebat Exclusive)

Turkish soldiers launched an overnight raid into neighboring Syria sending 600 ground forces backed by  a combination of 100 tanks and armored vehicles crossing the border near the border town of Kobani. 536 more words

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Tom Friedman: Erdogan's Turkey, Democracy Is in Recession

New York Times: Every month now we get treated to another anti-Semitic blast from Turkey’s leadership, which seems to be running some kind of slur-of-the-month club. 109 more words

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Silence before the storm in Turkish-US relations? - MURAT YETKİN - Hurriyet Daily News

This is a powerful article by Murat Yetkin, published in Hurriyet Daily News, one of Turkey’s leading news agencies. It’s must read, in my view. 130 more words

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