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Turkey has a natural right to intervene in Syria if terrorist formations pose a threat in the area” Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said yesterday after groups affiliated with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) gained control of Syrian towns along Turkey’s border. “If there are formations that are being set up right More...

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By admin On Wednesday, July 25th, 2012
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Turkey to close border gates with Syria due to tension

All Turkey’s border gates with Syria are to be closed from today, an official from the Turkish Customs and Trade Ministry told Reuters, in response to worsening security conditions. Syrian rebels seized control More...

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By admin On Wednesday, July 25th, 2012
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Turkey ignores Israeli minister’s statement to solve dispute

Ankara has dismissed Israeli officials’ recent statements that Tel Aviv is ready to solve any outstanding disputes with Turkey but will not apologize for the deadly 2010 Mavi Marmara raid, according to Turkish More...

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By admin On Monday, July 23rd, 2012
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Turkey sends batteries of ground-to-air missiles to Syria border

Turkey sent batteries of ground-to-air missiles to the border with Syria on Sunday, media reports said, boosting its firepower as rebels in Syria seized several border posts.  As fighting raged in Damascus and More...

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By admin On Sunday, July 22nd, 2012
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Syrian refugees revolt at camp in Turkey

Syrians revolt, fly own flag at refugee camp in Turkey Syrian refugees started a riot in a Gaziantep refugee camp today, taking down the Turkish flag and replacing it with their own, Doğan news agency reported. Syrian More...

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By admin On Saturday, July 21st, 2012
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Turkey expresses disappointment over UN veto on Syria

Turkey disappointed over third veto of UN draft resolution on Syria Turkey has expressed disappointment over Russia and China’s veto of another UN draft resolution on the situation in Syria, a measure enabling More...

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By admin On Saturday, July 21st, 2012
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Turkey and Russia discuss Egypt formula for Syria

During the Erdoğan-Putin meeting in Moscow, the Turkish party proposed an election government system reminiscent of what transpired in Egypt. The members of this government would consist of members of the party More...

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By admin On Saturday, July 21st, 2012
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Syrian rebels take over some posts at Turkish border

Turkey and Syria’s other neighbors look on warily as rebels take over a number of border posts amid violence around the country following a July 18 bombing Forces loyal to Bashar al-Assad have been left in control More...

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By admin On Thursday, July 19th, 2012
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Turkey: Syria issue should not effect Turkish-Russian ties

Differences of opinion on how to approach Syria should not cast a cloud over Turkish-Russian ties, Turkish sources have said ahead of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s key visit to Moscow today. Although More...

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By admin On Thursday, July 19th, 2012
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Russia does not agree to tougher UN action over Syria

A suicide bombing which killed members of President Bashar al-Assad’s inner circle has increased the urgency for tougher United Nations action says Western leaders, a stance rejected by Russia. British Foreign More...