- Well-known Turkish Jewish couple murdered at Istanbul home
Jak Karako, who created Ã–ren Bayan brand, has been murdered with his wife
Hurriyet. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:53:00 +0200.
- Op-Ed Contributor: Turkey’s Failed Foreign Policy
The incoming prime minister thought he would have zero problems with the neighbors. Now he has several.
By Aaron Stein. International Herald Tribune. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 11:37:08 GMT.
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- Foreign Minister Nominated to Be Turkey’s Next Premier
Turkey’s governing party nominated Ahmet Davutoglu to succeed President-elect Recep Tayyip Erdogan as prime minister and party chairman.
By Ceylan Yeginsu and Sebnem Arsu. International Herald Tribune. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 01:17:49 GMT.
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- ISIL's focus on women criticised in Turkey and the Balkans
Citizens and experts urge states to react decisively against ISIL and its propaganda.
Southeast European Times. 2014-08-22.
- Davutoglu named as Turkey's new PM
Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu will take over from Recep Tayyip Erdogan as the country's prime minister, the ruling AK Party confirms.
BBC News. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:42:06 GMT.
- With Erdogan at helm, Turkey to choose premier
Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his ruling party were poised Thursday to choose his successor as party chairman and prime minister, with expectations high that the man who has dominated Turkish politics for more than a decade will keep charge as president.
Miami Herald. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 03:32 EDT.
- Social Design Made In Turkey: Feeding Istanbul's Stray Dogs, a Bottle at a Time
The city of Istanbul is home to a special invention that is the manifestation of social design. A special vending machine dispenses food for stray dogs when people insert recyclable bottles and cans.
Spiegel Online. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:27:33 +0200.
- Protester dies in Turkey statue row
A Kurdish protester is killed in eastern Turkey in clashes over the removal of a statue of the founder of a militant Kurdish group.
BBC News. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:48:20 GMT.
- TURKEY: Structural reform needed to promote rule-based business environment
Turkey’s economy will grow stronger in the coming years, but remains overly dependent on domestic consumption funded by foreign finance, according to the latest OECD Economic Survey of Turkey.
OECD. Acquired Fri, 15 Aug 2014.
- Turkey's Erdogan May Be Changing His Attitude Toward Jihadists
As prime minister of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan's foreign policy toward jihadist groups like the Islamic State has strained relations with his Western allies. ...
Voice of America. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 12:12:09 -0400.
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The Republic of Turkey lies partly in Europe and partly in Asia.
Its capital city is Ankara, and its largest city is Istanbul.
Turkey's currency is the Turkish Lira.
In 2007, Turkey's estimated population was 71,159,000, and Turkish is
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