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Turkey Frees Another German ‘Political Prisoner’

Turkey has freed another German national who had been held in jail for political reasons, a foreign ministry spokesman said…

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German Journalist’s Release Brings Joy But Sparks More Questions

Turkish-German Journalist Deniz Yucel‘s release on Friday has unleashed a sense of relief and joy, but the way how he…

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Merkel-Yildirim Meeting Exposes Obstacles For Reset in Turkey-Germany Ties

Hopes for an improvement in Turkey-Germany relations plagued by a number of contentious issues over the past two years quickly…

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Kurdish Player Receives Ban for Life in Turkey Over ‘Propaganda’

Two days after he announced that he would not return to Turkey over life-threatening security risks, Kurdish soccer star Deniz…

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Germany Postpones Tank Modernization After Turkish Incursion into Syria

The media spotting of German-built Leopard tanks rolling toward Syrian border town of Afrin has created a new spat between…

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Germany’s Merkel Open to Turkey-EU Summit to Solve Problems

German Chancellor Angela Merkel welcomed a proposal by Bulgaria, which holds the current European Union presidency, to host a working meeting…

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‘No Arms Sale to Turkey Unless Jailed Journalist Yucel Is Released’

Germany’s top diplomat has said there would be no large-scale arms exports to Turkey unless Deniz Yucel, a Turkish-German journalist,…

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Kurdish Player Deniz Naki Survives Murder Attempt in Germany

Shots fired at Deniz Naki, a star Kurdish player for a football club in Turkey’s Diyarbakir city, on a German…

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German, Turkish FMs Pledge to Work for Mending Strained Ties

Foreign Ministers of Turkey and Germany pledged to spend efforts to mend ties significantly strained by a number of thorny…

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German Journalist Yucel: I Will Not Wear Single Prison Uniform

Turkish-German journalist Deniz Yucel said he will not wear a single prison uniform, a practice proposed by the Turkish government…

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