Turkey says KRG referendum will have serious consequences

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Turkey to ignore 2018 Eurovision

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4.7-point earthquake hits Turkey's Bodrum

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Turkey looks to lift Wikipedia ban: Minister

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Turkey, UN to sign International Technology Bank deal

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Turkey reshuffles land, air and navy commanders at key military meeting

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3 killed, 2 injured after yacht carrying 11 capsizes off Turkey's Marmaris

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Three people died after boat carrying 11 people, including the captain capsized off Turkey's southern Muğla coast, reports said Wednesday.

Turkey’s top military board convenes for key meeting in Ankara

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Turkey starts joint military exercise with Qatar

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Minister slams talk about excluding Turkey from Europe

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Turkey, Iran mull regional issues

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FM: Turkey urges Muslim countries to recognize Palestine's independence

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Turkey urges Muslim countries to recognize the independence of Palestine within the territories that existed before the war of 1967, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said.

Turkish girl who went missing during US vacation found after 9-month search

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An 18 year old Turkish girl who had been vacationing in the U.S. was finally found alive and well after being missing for nine months, according to information from the Bristol Township police.

Germany withdraws from Turkey’s Incirlik

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Germany had completed the withdrawal of Tornado jet fighters from the Incirlik air base in Turkey, a representative of the country’ Federal Ministry of Defence said.

Turkey criticizes US envoy over 'terror' remarks

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Turkey’s Supreme Military Council session is planed

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Session of the Turkey’s Supreme Military Council headed by the Chief of the Central Command of Turkish Armed Forces Hulusi Akar and country’s Prime Minister Binali Yildirim will be held on August 2, according to the reports of Turkish media on July 31.

Airlines will compensate passengers for flight cancellation in Turkey

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New tunnel to be built under Bosporus Strait in Istanbul

28.07.2017 22:29 GMT

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A new tunnel will be built under the Bosporus Strait in Istanbul, the Turkish media reported July 28.

Heavy rainfall causes floods, havoc in Istanbul, disrupts transportation - VIDEO

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