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Parliament Speaker İsmail Kahraman has rejected a proposal submitted by the main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) regarding the formation of a special commission to investigate human rights violations in the Gaza Strip.
WASHINGTON - Anatolia News Agency
A main opposition delegation to Washington has told the American Jewish Committee that Turkey expects an apology and compensation for the families of nine Turks killed in an Israeli raid on a Gaza-bound flotilla last year.
Turkey’s main opposition party’s deputy head said relations with the United States are “warm but shallow” during his visit to Washington that aimed at understanding the U.S. stance on international issues.
WASHINGTON - Hürriyet Daily News
Turkey is interfering in Iraq’s internal affairs by “backing certain political figures and blocs,” Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has said during an interview.
ANKARA – Hürriyet Daily News
U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta will visit Turkey later this week for talks that are expected to focus on enhancing defense cooperation and the ongoing fight against terrorism, according to diplomatic sources.
ISTANBUL - Hürriyet Daily News
A solution in Cyprus in six months will be very difficult because the Greek Cypriot leader chases conflict rather than solution, a Turkish Cypriot source says.
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ISTANBUL / ANKARA
A government project regarding the employment of 1,000 respected religious figures as personnel for Turkey’s Religious Affairs prompts reactions from those who say religious leaders should be impartial.
ANKARA - Milliyet
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan took part in the killing of civilians during the Armenia-Azerbaijan war in 1992, Parliamentary Speaker Cemil Çiçek alleged yesterday.
MOGADISHU - Anatolia News Agency
A Turkish tent site shelters nearly 10,000 Somali people in the country's capital, the head of Turkish Red Crescent's delegation to Somalia Şafak Lostar said today.
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan was voted as the most and the least popular
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DOHA / ANKARA - Anatolia News Agency
Turkish PM Erdoğan says dictators are responsible for the bloodshed and oppression in the Middle East, receiving huge applause from a panel in Qatar’s capital Doha.
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