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Turkey_Turkish military_Sep 2017
By nsnbc On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Turkish, Iraqi and Iranian military leaders meet as Turkey upscales military drill on border to Iraqi Kurdistan

nsnbc : Turkey’s armed forces, on September 23, increased the level of the ongoing surprise military drill on the border to Iraq’s Kurdistan Autonomous Region (KAR) while the chiefs of staff of Turkey, More...

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By nsnbc On Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Iran, Iraq and Turkey consider joint measures against Kurdistan independence referendum

nsnbc : Iran, Iraq and Turkey have agreed to discuss coordinated counter-measures against the government of Iraq’s Kurdistan Autonomous Region and the bid to hold an independence referendum on September 25. Iranian More...

Turkish military started sudden drills on border to KAR
By nsnbc On Monday, September 18th, 2017

Ahead of Kurdistan independence referendum, Turkey launched military “drills” on Iraqi border

nsnbc : Turkey’s military has launched an exercise on the Turkey – Iraq border. The exercise started on September 18, one week before the independence referendum in Iraq’s Kurdistan Autonomous More...

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By nsnbc On Monday, September 18th, 2017

Kurdistan Autonomous Region and Rosneft agree to extend natural gas pipeline to Turkey

nsnbc : Russian State energy giant Rosneft and the government of Iraq’s Kurdistan Autonomous Region (KAR) have  reportedly agreed to extend a pipeline to export natural gas from the region to Turkey. Neither More...

MSF supported hospital in Ma'arat Al Numan, Islib, Syria, bombed in February 2016. Photo courtesy MSF.
By nsnbc On Sunday, September 17th, 2017

Astana agreement doesn’t legalize Turkey’s troops in Idlib: Syrian Foreign Ministry

nsnbc : A source at the Syrian Arab Republic’s Foreign and Expatriates Ministry said that the de-escalation zone established as part of the Astana 6 talks do not legitimize or legalize the existence of any More...

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By nsnbc On Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Iran, Russia and Turkey agreed to police de-escalation zone in Syria’s Idlib province

nsnbc : The latest round of the Iran, Russia and Turkey – backed Astana talks on Syria resulted in an agreement to set up a de-escalation zone in Syria’s Idlib province for six month, as well as a joint More...

Gülmen and Özcakca - Turkey, where practicing law lands attorneys behind bars.
By nsnbc On Friday, September 15th, 2017

Justice in Turkey: Attorneys harassed, 1st hearing without defendants, detention be extended on the grounds that they had not made their statements yet

nsnbc : The first trial hearing in the trial against academic Nuriye Gülmen and teacher Semih Özakca was a spectacle. 10 attorneys were arrested before the trial, the first hearing took place without the defendants, More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, September 15th, 2017

Lawyer of Turkey’s opposition CHP and party leader Kilicdaroglu detained over alleged Gülen links

nsnbc : Celal Celik, the main lawyer of Turkey’s Republican People’s Party (CHP) and party leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu was detained in Ankara as part of an investigation into networks linked to the self-exiled More...

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By nsnbc On Friday, September 15th, 2017

Annexation to Turkey or being a minority in Cyprus isn’t an option for Turkish Cypriots: Akinci

nsnbc : Speaking at a conference in Istanbul organized by the Economic Development Foundation (IKV) on September 14, northern Cypriot President Mustafa Akinci voiced his frustration over the collapse of peace talks More...

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By nsnbc On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Russia – Turkey sign S-400 missile deal

nsnbc : The Russian Federation has signed a deal with Turkey for the delivery of advanced S-400 surface to air missile systems. The deal was finalized as Russia and Turkey continue boosting ties while ties between More...