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Turkey’s Private Sector Concerned Over Protracted Emergency Rule

Rahmi Koc, the honorary president of Koc Holding Business Group, the largest business conglomeration in Turkey, said last month that…

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Foreign Affairs

Turkey Seeks to Avoid Clash With Syria in Afrin, Signals Possible Talks

Turkey has signaled a desire to have communication with Damascus to avoid direct confrontation with pro-regime forces over Kurdish enclave…

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In-Depth

In Turkey, Street Names Show All Routes Lead to Politics

The city council of Turkey’s Ankara earlier this week renamed the street outside the U.S. Embassy in somewhat trolling reference…

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National

Turkey Mulls to Bring Chemical Castration For Child Abusers

The Turkish government mulls to use chemical castration for the child and teenage abusers after a cascade of scandals plagued…

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Foreign Affairs

Regime Move to Afrin Creates New Quandary for Turkey

The deployment of Syrian regime forces in Kurdish enclave of Afrin has created a new quandary for Turkey which plans…

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Foreign Affairs

Erdogan Boasts Stopping Syrian Regime in Afrin After Putin Contact

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan savored how Turkey stopped deployment of the Syrian regime forces to back up a Kurdish militia in…

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Foreign Affairs

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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Foreign Affairs

Georgia Releases Turkish Teacher After Nine Months in Prison

A Turkish teacher who remained in detention for nine months after the Turkish government’s relentless quest for his extradition has…

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Foreign Affairs

Turkey Denies Reports of Gas Attack Against Afrin

Turkish authorities steadfastly denied media reports of using gas in an attack against Afrin. Ankara has “never used” chemical weapons…

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Foreign Affairs

For First Time, Iraq Manages Extradition of ISIS Leader from Turkey

In a sign of a developed cooperation against the extremist group, Iraqi authorities finally secured the extradition of a top…

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