Tag archive for ‘terror’
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By admin On Saturday, September 22nd, 2012
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Is Iran trying to destabilize Turkey through Kurdish issue?

Hannes Swoboda, the head of the Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament, has condemned acts of terror in Turkey and accused the Iranian government of seeking to inflame tensions in its neighbor. “I More...

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By admin On Monday, September 3rd, 2012
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10 soldiers killed in terrorist attack in SE Turkey

10 Turkish soldiers, 20 PKK militants killed in clashes Ten Turkish soldiers were killed and seven were injured in attacks by suspected members of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the southeastern More...

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By admin On Friday, August 24th, 2012
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President Gül: US support for Turkey’s terror fight unsufficient

Washington is not lending the amount of support it should be giving Turkey in its fight against terrorism, President Abdullah Gül has said while admitting that Turkey should be able to take its own measures without More...

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By admin On Tuesday, June 19th, 2012
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BDP leader Demirtaş calls on PKK to stop terror

BDP leader calls on PKK to lay down arms Selahattin Demirtaş, the co-leader of the Peace and Democracy Party (BDP), called on the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) to halt all armed activities today. Demirtaş More...

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By admin On Tuesday, June 19th, 2012
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Turkish PM: No negotiation with terrorists

No negotiations, PKK has to lay down arms: Turkish PM The government will not conduct any negotiations with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan told reporters More...

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By admin On Friday, May 25th, 2012
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Outlawed PKK launches attacks against civilians in Turkey

The outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party’s (PKK) recent attacks against civilians in East and Southeast Anatolia points to a return to Turkey’s dark 1990s era, which was characterized by severe clashes and killings, More...

By admin On Monday, April 2nd, 2012
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EP Rapporteur on Turkey: I would be pleased to see the BDP cut off all ties with PKK

EP Rapporteur on Turkey calls on BDP to cut off ties with PKK European Parliament’s rapporteur on Turkey Ria Oomen-Ruijten called on Turkey’s Peace and Democracy Party (BDP) to cut off all ties with More...

By admin On Friday, March 23rd, 2012
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Turkey adopts new strategy to solve Kurdish issue

Turkey has adopted a new strategy in its bid to solve the Kurdish issue, whereby the state will not negotiate with the jailed leader of the terrorist Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), Abdullah Öcalan, but instead More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 14th, 2012
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Sivas incident in Turkey .. and a TRUE SHAME for humanity

The undesired (but much expected) prospect has come true and several suspects alleged for causing deaths of 35 people in a fire at a hotel in Sivas town of Turkey in 1993 have been released after the court dropped More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 10th, 2012
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Pro-Kurdish deputy says Kurds should not lay down arms

Kurds should not lay down arms, deputy says Kurds should not lay down their arms because weapons are the community’s “insurance policy,” Diyarbakır independent deputy Leyla Zana has said. “The armed conflict More...

By admin On Saturday, December 31st, 2011
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Deputy Governor of Uludere attacked by a group of Kurdish citizens to protest 35 civilians killed

Deputy gov attacked as BDP warns against official visits to Şırnak The deputy governor of Uludere district where 35 civilians were killed in a botched air raid were attacked by a group of people. Deputy Gov. Naif More...

By admin On Monday, December 5th, 2011
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Joe Biden pays a visit to PM Erdoğan at his home

Joe Biden, the vice president of the United States, visited ailing Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan at his home in the Üsküdar district of Istanbul on Saturday. The two leaders focused on the fight More...

By admin On Friday, December 2nd, 2011
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Senator Joe BIDEN reiterates USA desire to strengthen collaboration with Turkey across the region

The United States and Turkey will continue to work together on “pursuing shared interests” in the Middle East and North Africa as it is reshaped by the Arab Spring, according to U.S. Vice President Joe Biden. Responding More...

By admin On Thursday, November 24th, 2011
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Turkish President Gül warns Syria of cross border terror operations

Ankara could be forced to launch a cross-border operation against Syria if Damascus were to allow the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) to attack Turkey from its territory, President Abdullah Gül has said More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 9th, 2011
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President Gül warns Syria not to use terror organization against Turkey

Syria should not even consider sheltering members of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) or using the group as a pawn against Turkey, Turkish President Abdullah Gül has told Damascus while also noting More...

By admin On Friday, November 4th, 2011
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Erdoğan to Merkel: We want your support for EU and against terrorism

Germany should pay heed to its large Turkish community and throw its support behind Ankara’s EU entry bid, Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdoğan told German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday.”Turkey More...

By admin On Thursday, November 3rd, 2011
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Does Turkey need more democracy to finish terror?

This beautiful country located at one of the most strategic spots of the world has been suffering from terror for over 30 years. An approximate budget of  US$ 500 billion has been spent to fight terror and more More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011
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PM Erdoğan slams Germany for tolerating terrorists at press conference with Merkel

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan slammed Germany on Tuesday for becoming “an accessory” to the campaign of terror launched by the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) terrorist organization in Turkey. “Those More...

By admin On Saturday, October 22nd, 2011
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Kurdish intellectuals, politicians and residents in southeastern Turkey upset by terrorist group’s recent violence

Turkey’s Kurdish community, including residents of the southeast, intellectuals and politicians who have been active outside the terrorist Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) sphere of influence, have been upset More...

By admin On Friday, October 21st, 2011
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Turkey: Thousands pour out onto streets to protest killing of 24 soldiers in terrorist attack

Thousands poured out onto streets across Turkey yesterday to protest outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) attacks on Oct. 19 that killed 24 soldiers in the eastern province of Hakkari. “Words would not suffice More...

By admin On Thursday, October 20th, 2011
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President Gül: Our revenge will be powerful

Turkish President Abdullah Gül says revenge will be ‘very great’ for attacks carried out by the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants, while Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan underlines the More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 19th, 2011
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Turkey: Terror at work again.. 24 soldiers killed in SE region

Twenty-four people died last night in clashes between alleged members of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) and security forces in Hakkari province in Southeast Turkey, NTV reported. The clashes began More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 19th, 2011
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Turkey: Terror at work

Five policemen and three civilians died today in Güroymak district of the southeastern province Bitlis in a suspected roadside bomb explosion. A bomb that was planted in a manhole went off while a police vehicle More...