Turkey's banking watchdog said it had launched an investigation into JP Morgan and other banks over complaints it received after the lira plunged more than 4 percent and the main share index fell sharply on Friday.
Reuters. Sat, 23 Mar 2019 16:30:20 -0400.
From Syria to Turkey and beyond, President Donald Trump's abrupt declaration that Washington will recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights drew strong condemnation on Friday.
Albert Aji. Fox News. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 19:53:07 GMT.
This popular urban patch has been a symbol of the secular republic for nearly 100 years, but six years after deadly protests there, contentious changes have begun to alter its character in major ways.
Carlotta Gall. New York Times. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 09:00:18 GMT.
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said Peters was headed to Turkey to "confront" comments made by Erdogan on the killings, and she repeated Friday he was there to "set the record straight.
Jerusalem Post. Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:25:41 GMT.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan again played clips from the gruesome video of the Christchurch shootings as an election campaign prop despite criticism from officials in New Zealand.
Daily Mail. Thu, 21 Mar 2019 19:15:57 +0000.
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - The defense chiefs of Turkey and Greece could soon meet as part of confidence-building measures aimed at reducing tensions between the NATO allies, Turkey's foreign minister said Thursday. ...
Suzan Fraser. Washington Times. Thu, 21 Mar 2019 05:57:29 -0400.
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Thursday welcomed some "moderation" in President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's comments in the wake of the Christchurch massacre. ...
Yahoo. Wed, 20 Mar 2019 21:32:20 -0400.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the President of Turkey, has a pre-election ritual that he sticks to: picking a fight with foreign governments. Ahead of a referendum to change Turkey's constitution in 2017, Erdogan accused Dutch and ...
New Zealand Herald. Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:13:05 +1200.
A moderately-strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.5 hit southwestern Turkey on Wednesday, Turkish authorities said.
Sydney Morning Herald. Wed, 20 Mar 2019 20:59:32 +1100.
Facts About Turkey
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
the primary language used in Turkey.
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