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    Does Erdogan’s hatred of Assad run so deep that he would court terrorists?

    A good article that gives the world an insight into Erdogan's dirty work. Does Erdogan?s hatred of Assad run so deep that he would court terrorists? - Telegraph Whether its only hatred of Assad I am not so sure but each person will have their own personal ideas about that.
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    AKP - CHP coalition?

    Will AKP & CHP form a coalition government? An AKP-CHP coalition is out of the question - ?ÜKRÜ KÜÇÜK?AH?N Very good outcome in the election for HDP and they have Ocalan's niece in parliament. I am pleased they got into parliament at least some different groups (Kurds, Armenians, Alevis, women...
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    Happy Fathers Day

    Happy Fathers Day to all Fathers & Grandfathers. :drum: :tigger:
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    Happy Birthday A89

    Happy Birthday Alison have a fantastic day. :pressie:
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    Church set alight Istanbul

    Apparently a church has been set on fire in Kadikoy istanbul, I have been told its a Greek Church. Does anyone know anything about this?
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    Aleppo barrel bomb attack in shocking new report

    A Syrian factory worker has described the hellish aftermath of a barrel bomb attack in Aleppo in a shocking new report on the conflict. Describing an attack on the al-Fardous district of Syria's second city, he said: 'I saw children without heads, body parts everywhere. It was how I imagine...
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    UN aid worker suspended for leaking report on child abuse by French troops

    UN aid worker suspended for leaking report on child abuse by French troops | World news | The Guardian
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    Happy St George's Day

    Happy Saint George's Day everyone. :fencing: :tigger:
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    Churches in Turkey on the Verge of Extinction

    Extract from article - One of the common features of the Ottoman Empire and modern Turkey seems to be their intolerance of churches. "Turkey is not converting churches into mosques because there is a need for more mosques... The message conveyed ... is that Turkey is an Islamic state and no...
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    SYRIA: We are ready to discuss AUTONOMY for ROJAVA

    The Syrian government has taken a step regarding autonomy for Rojava. As the civil war continues in its fourth year, the Minister for the “National Reconciliation Ministry” which was set up to develop dialogue between the government and opposition groups has said they would negotiate autonomy...
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    EU urge Turkey to accept Armenian Genocide

    European Union lawmakers called on Turkey to acknowledge its historic responsibility for the massacre of Armenians during World War I, as the country’s past continued to cloud its bid to become an EU member. EU have apparently accepted that the massacre of Armenians by Turkey was genocide...
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    Turkey’s future: Erdogan, elections and the Kurds

    Turkey’s election campaign began to the sound of fireworks. The first flash came in late January when the pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) announced that it would run candidates under the party banner instead of as independents. The move is bold because Kurds typically field...
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    Boko Haram kidnapping 200 girls

    It is a year ago since over 200 schoolgirls were kidnapped by a jihadist group Boko Haram in Nigeria. A crime almost too horrifying to comprehend: Hundreds of teenaged girls, just finishing school, destined perhaps for significant achievement -- kidnapped, never to be seen again. Boko Haram...
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    KURDISH GENOCIDE Iraq 1980's (25 years ago)

    Hundreds of thousands of men, women and children were executed during a systematic attempt to exterminate the Kurdish population in Iraq in the Anfal operations in the late 1980s. Kurdish genocide began decades before the Anfal and has claimed countless victims. The genocide perpetrated over...
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    Interesting Report - Turkey is not a reliable ally?

    Report that mentions that Turkey is not a reliable ally. At last! It is in English with arabic subtitles
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