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  • US Lists Azerbaijan and Turkey Among Most Egregious Violators of Religious Freedom

    US Lists Azerbaijan and Turkey Among Most Egregious Violators of Religious Freedom
    8-05-2019, 10:48
    The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) issued on April 29, 2019, its Annual Report listing the “world’s most egregious violators
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  • Armenian Activist Detained in Turkey for Using the Word ‘Genocide’

    Armenian Activist Detained in Turkey for Using the Word ‘Genocide’
    30-04-2019, 12:04
    A prominent Turkish-Armenian activist was taken into custody last week for making controversial anti-Turkish narratives and using the term “genocide” during a
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  • Germany 'concerned' about Turkey’s S-400 purchase – ambassador

    Germany 'concerned' about Turkey’s S-400 purchase – ambassador
    30-04-2019, 12:01
    Germany's ambassador to Ankara said that his country shares the concerns of its alliance partners for Turkey’s planned purchase of the Russian S-400 defence system
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  • Turkish police block Armenian Genocide commemoration in Istanbul

    Turkish police block Armenian Genocide commemoration in Istanbul
    25-04-2019, 11:01
    Turkish police on Wednesday blocked protesters trying to hold a commemoration in Istanbul of the 1915 Armenian Genocide and forced deportation of Armenians.
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  • Paylan calls for putting Armenian Genocide issue on Turkish parliament’s agenda

    Paylan calls for putting Armenian Genocide issue on Turkish parliament’s agenda
    13-04-2019, 12:12
    Turkish-Armenian MP Garo Paylan, representing the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) took to Twitter on Thursday to comment on Wednesday’s recognition
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  • Erdogan loses hold over Turkish capital, Istanbul disputed

    Erdogan loses hold over Turkish capital, Istanbul disputed
    1-04-2019, 11:41
    Turkey’s Tayyip Erdogan suffered a severe setback as his ruling AK Party lost control of the capital Ankara for the first time in a local election and he appeared to
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  • Turkey's Armenians to select new spiritual leader after Easter

    Turkey's Armenians to select new spiritual leader after Easter
    22-03-2019, 11:55
    Armenians in Turkey are set to select new spiritual leader after Easter following the death of Patriarch Mesrob II Mutafyan earlier this month, Anadolu Agency reports.
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  • EU parliament calls for freeze on Turkey's membership talks

    EU parliament calls for freeze on Turkey's membership talks
    14-03-2019, 11:44
    The European Union should formally suspend Turkey's negotiations to join the bloc, EU lawmakers said on Wednesday in a symbolic rebuke of Turkish President
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  • Turkish arms exports grow by 170% in four years – report

    Turkish arms exports grow by 170% in four years – report
    12-03-2019, 11:43
    In its latest review of global arms transfers, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) estimated that the global volume of arms transfers increased
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  • German journalists forced to leave Turkey after accreditation row

    German journalists forced to leave Turkey after accreditation row
    12-03-2019, 11:41
    Two German journalists on Sunday left Turkey after Ankara refused to renew their accreditation, a move condemned by Berlin as "unacceptable", The Local reported.
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