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  1. News - World - TURKEY

    Turkish warplanes shoot down Syrian jet after it crosses into Turkey airspace

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 04:48am by AGENCIES

    ... to topple Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Since Syrian forces shot down a Turkish reconnaissance plane in the eastern Mediterranean in June 2012, killing two pilots, Erdogan has repeatedly ... in the northern province of Latakia, a regime stronghold. The battle erupted after three jihadist groups, including al-Qaeda's Syria affiliate, al-Nusra Front, announced an offensive on Tuesday ...

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    Turkish PM backtracks in row with judiciary as police raid Islamic charity

    Posted Jan 15th 2014, 01:57am by AFP

    ... Foundation (IHH) branded the police raid, part of a wider operation against al-Qaeda, a "smear campaign" linked to a high-level corruption probe embroiling the Islamic-rooted government. ... to topple the government. Media reports said a total of 25 people were arrested in anti-al-Qaeda raids by counter-terrorism police in several cities. The IHH said one of its staff members ...

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    Turkey slams Syria after car bombs kill 40 in border town of Reyhanli

    Posted May 12th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... to the town. Reyhanli lies in southern Turkey near the Cilvegozu crossing opposite Syria's rebel-controlled Bab al-Hawa border post, which is the busiest crossing between the two countries. ...

  4. News - World - TURKEY

    Turkey protesters defy plea to end unrest after government apology

    Posted Jun 05th 2013, 09:17am by AFP

    ... Turkey, a country of 75 million people, is an important ally of the United States in the region and has backed it notably in opposing Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Syria’s civil war. Sitting ...

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    Russia warns Turkey against deploying Patriot missiles

    Posted Nov 22nd 2012, 03:46pm by Reuters in Ankara, Agence France-Presse in Moscow

    ... loyal to President Bashar al-Assad on the rebel-held frontier town of Ras al-Ain, which triggered some of the biggest refugee movements since the 20-month-old conflict began. More than 120,000 ...

  6. News - World - TURKEY

    Turkey’s Erdogan signals talks with Kurdish militants possible

    Posted Sep 27th 2012, 02:49pm by Reuters in Istanbul

    ... has accused President Bashar al-Assad of arming the PKK militants, and raised the possibility of military intervention in Syria if the PKK were to launch attacks from Syrian soil. The head ...

  7. News - World - TURKEY

    PKK founder Sakine Cansiz among three Kurdish activists killed in Paris

    Posted Jan 11th 2013, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse

    ... with the rise of Kurdish groups in northern Iraq, where they control an autonomous zone, and in Syria. Ankara fears that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad could encourage Kurds to feed militancy ...

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    29 dead as Kurdish rebels clash with Turkey forces

    Posted Sep 03rd 2012, 02:41pm by Agence France-Presse in Diyarbakir

    ... in Syria. Some government officials believe that Damascus – once backed by Ankara – is helping the PKK in retaliation for Turkey’s support for rebels fighting President Bashar al-Assad. The PKK, ...

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    Suicide blast at Istanbul police station kills one

    Posted Sep 11th 2012, 05:28pm by Reuters in Istanbul

    ... synagogues, killing 30 people and wounding 146 in what the authorities said bore the hallmarks of al-Qaeda. Part of the HSBC Bank headquarters was destroyed and the British consulate damaged in two ...

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    Turkey warns of 'greater force' if further Syria shelling

    Posted Oct 10th 2012, 06:40pm by Reuters in Hacipas, Turkey

    ... along the 900-kilometre-long border and have been responding in kind over the past week to gunfire and shelling coming across from northern Syria, where President Bashar al-Assad’s forces have ...




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