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After the coup of 1980, the internal political conflict was turned into an ethnic one by some special military implementations upon rural populations. By digging into the techniques and methods used during and in the aftermath of the coup, it would not be that absurd to conclude that such implementations without a doubt were directed by the US, a supposed NATO …
02.22 / 03:03
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Following the recent steps taken for energy cooperation between Egypt and Iraq, some rumours began spreading across the Middle East media that the Baghdad administration will mediate between Cairo and Tehran on developing a collaborative ground on strategic…
02.22 / 03:03
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Rand Paul, lone Republican to break ranks in opposing nomination in 66-32…
02.22 / 03:03
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Lavrov, Cavusoglu agree to continue to work with parties in Astana, Russian foreign ministry…
02.22 / 03:03
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At first glance, one might conclude that in its emphasis on the universal Islamic ummah (community), political Islam would be inclined to reject nationalism. But the form of Islamism as it has been advocated by the AKP in Turkey during the last decade in fact represents a powerful synthesis of two highly influential discourses observable in the Islamic Middle East and the Ottoman Empire since the beginning of the nineteenth century, namely Islamic-conservatism and nationalism. Today’s pol…
02.22 / 00:06
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The ambitious "Euphrates Shield" operation -- with Turkish forces backing pro-Ankara Syrian rebels in an unprecedented incursion -- began in spectacular style in August as the army ousted jihadists from a succession of border towns including Jarabulus.But Al-Bab, which symbolically means "The Gate" in Arabic, has proved far tougher, with Turkish officials predicting repeatedly in the last few weeks that it will be taken imminently but with no clear end in…
02.22 / 00:06
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The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) adopted a resolution decrying "the many cases of serious threats to media freedom in Europe," highlighting the deaths of 16 journalists since January 2015 in member states.The body, which met in Strasbourg, found the situation particularly worrying in Turkey and the Russian-controlled Crimean…
02.22 / 00:06
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"The current ceasefire in Syria has been violated repeatedly by the anti-government armed opposition groups," foreign ministry spokesman Bahram Ghasemi said Wednesday."(Turkey) should take necessary measures to deal with several instances of ceasefire violation by these groups and at the same time refrain from taking unreal stances and accusing other…
02.22 / 00:06
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Despite being directly engaged in the fight against Daesh (ISIS/ISIL) in al-Bab, Turkey hasn't recieved the necessary air support from the US-led coalition, Turkish academic Behlul Ozkan told Radio Sputnik, while at the same time highlighting the importance of the recent joint Russo-Turkish air operation in northern…
02.21 / 21:01
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Islam Times - The Turkish government has dismissed 227 more judges and prosecutors over alleged links to an outlawed movement, as Ankara continues with its crackdown following last July’s failed putsch against President Recep Tayyip E…
02.21 / 05:23
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