Death toll in Turkey mine collapse reaches 7

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Zafer Çağlayan: "The trade relations with Armenia can start on the condition that the Nagorno-Karabakh issue is resolved"

16.10.2009 13:29 GMT

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Turkey will create country desks to further improve its foreign trade, Foreign Trade Minister Zafer Çağlayan said on Wednesday, adding that lucrative investment opportunities are available for the Turkish construction industry in Egypt.

Azerbaijan protests to Turkey over flag incident

15.10.2009 22:41 GMT

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Turkey to stab Azerbaijan in the back if it opens Armenian border while the occupation continues - Azeri vice speaker

15.10.2009 21:43 GMT

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The opening of the Turkish-Armenian border without the liberation of the Azerbaijani land occupied by Armenia would be a stab in the back for Azerbaijan, Ziyafat Asgarov, first deputy speaker of Azerbaijan's Parliament, has said.

Turkey will not implement the protocols with Armenia - Azeri MP Asim Mollazadeh

15.10.2009 20:01 GMT

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Azerbaijani MP Asim Mollazadeh comments on the Turkey-Armenia protocols for News.Az.

Erdogan: "Armenia saw Turkish hospitality"

15.10.2009 19:06 GMT

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Turkey-Armenia rapprochement process started before the football match, Turkish Premier Recep Tayyip Erdogan stated before leaving for Iraq, CNNTurk reports.

Azeri consul in LA: "Turkey recognizes Azerbaijan's leading regional role"

15.10.2009 18:40 GMT

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Elin Suleymanov, Azerbaijan's consul general in Los Angeles, comments on the Turkey-Armenia protocols for News.Az.

Armenian and Turkish leaders watch match from comfort of a luxury box

15.10.2009 18:34 GMT

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A special box, studded with Swarovski crystals, was prepared for the Armenian and Turkish presidents to watch their countries' football World Cup qualifier in Bursa on Wednesday, according to Armenian news agency ArmInfo.

Armenian FM: "Armenia-Turkey match favorable ground to think over necessary steps to implement bilateral protocols"

15.10.2009 16:57 GMT

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The Armenia-Turkey match is a favorable ground to think over necessary steps to implement bilateral protocols, said Armenian FM Edward Nalbandyan.

Edward Nalbandyan: "Protocols to encourage development of Armenia-Turkey relations"

15.10.2009 16:38 GMT

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The Armenian-Turkish protocols will enable to lay basis for developing relations between the two countries, Armenian FM Edward Nalbandyan told Armenian journalists in Bursa after the Turkey-Armenia football match.

Abdullah Gul: "Making history can not take place in a single day"

15.10.2009 16:34 GMT

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The presidents of Turkey and Armenia sat side-by-side to watch a World Cup soccer match on Wednesday, in a show of unity meant to help defuse opposition to an agreement to reopen their border and restore relations.

New Turkish diplomacy opens fresh opportunities for Azerbaijan, says Azeri commentator

15.10.2009 16:08 GMT

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Ilgar Mammadov, a politician based in Baku, comments for News.Az on Saturday's agreement between Turkey and Armenia.

Turkey's first lady cooks special meals for Armenian President

15.10.2009 15:41 GMT

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The first lady of Turkey cooked special meals for Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, Novosti-Armenia's correspodent reported from Turkey.

Turkey - Armenia match in pictures

15.10.2009 15:30 GMT

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Regional peace possible only after Armenia withdraws from occupied Azerbaijani land - Azeri MP

15.10.2009 15:21 GMT

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Azerbaijani MP Ganira Pashayeva hopes the Turkish Parliament will not ratify the protocols with Armenia, if Yerevan fails to withdraw its troops from Azerbaijan's occupied territories, according to Azerbaijani news agency Trend.

Abdullah Gul signed protocols

15.10.2009 15:08 GMT

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Turkish president Abdullah Gul Signed protocols and sent to Turkey’s cabinet.

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan says decision to bar Israel was people's will

15.10.2009 14:57 GMT

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Swine flu outbreak leads to weeklong closure of Ankara school

15.10.2009 14:49 GMT

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A primary school in Ankara was closed for a week.

Armenia-Turkey accord to have positive impact on Karabakh peace process - NGO director

15.10.2009 14:41 GMT

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Saturday's agreement between Turkey and Armenia to establish diplomatic ties and open their common border remains a hot topic in the region.

Azeri activist in USA upbeat on Armenia-Turkey accord

15.10.2009 14:27 GMT

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Tomris Azeri, head of the Azerbaijan Society of America, believes that the Armenia-Turkey protocols will benefit the region in the long run.

Armenian and Turkish Presidents met in Bursa

15.10.2009 13:43 GMT

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Armenian and Turkish Presidents met in Bursa.

Turkey wins big game against Armenia in Bursa

15.10.2009 13:24 GMT

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The Turkish national football team comfortably beat Armenia 2-0 in a World Cup qualifying group game on Wednesday, despite the fact that its fast start was slowed down with a red card.

Turkish Prime Minister meets with Azerbaijani parliamentarians

14.10.2009 22:58 GMT

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11-man delegation of Azerbaijani parliament visiting Turkey met with Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara.

Armenia's Sargsyan excludes critical journalists from Bursa trip

14.10.2009 20:52 GMT

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Armenia’s president handpicked the 20 journalists who will travel with him to Bursa – and he excluded representatives of media outlets that are critical of his administration, the Hürriyet Daily News & Economic Review has learned.

Bookmakers consider Turkish football team favorite

14.10.2009 19:24 GMT

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World bookmaker’s offices believe in victory of the Turkey team over Armenia in the World Cup 2010 qualifying match to take place in Bursa.

Fans of Bursa game to be scanned up to underwear

14.10.2009 18:02 GMT

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Turkey-Armenia qualifying match in Bursa, October 14 will be held under unprecedented security measures. All Turkish power structures are involved in security maintenance.

Recep Tayyip Erdogan: "Turkish people will meet the Armenian president with hospitality characteristic to the Turks"

14.10.2009 17:49 GMT

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Prime Minister of Turkey Erdogan stated that the Turkish people will meet the Armenian president and will see him off with hospitality characteristic to the Turks.

Bursa getting prepared to host Armenian President

14.10.2009 17:07 GMT

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Today Turkish city of Bursa is going to host the football match of Armenia-Turkey in “Ataturk” stadium at 21:00 by Turkey’s time.

Turkish expert: “Karabakh conflict won’t be settled till 2010”

14.10.2009 15:06 GMT

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Karabakh conflict won’t be settled until April 2010, the Chairman of Turkish Center for International Relations and Strategic Analysis (TURKSAM), Sinan Ogan said at Yerevan-Ankara-Moscow TV bridge on problems and realities of RA-Turkey rapprochement.

Turkish politician says Armenian-Turkish border not to open before Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is settled

13.10.2009 20:00 GMT

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Following the signing of a protocol on Saturday between Turkey and Armenia to establish diplomatic relations, the approval process of the protocol in the Turkish Parliament will begin after Armenia withdraws from Nagorno-Karabakh, an Azerbaijani territory, government sources told Today's Zaman.

IMF: “Turkey has dynamic economy”

13.10.2009 19:15 GMT

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An International Monetary Fund (IMF) executive said on Tuesday that Turkish economy could again have a strong growth next year as the country had a dynamic economy.

The Turkish parliament to discuss the Armenian-Turkish protocols next week

13.10.2009 14:29 GMT

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Next week, the Armenian-Turkish protocol will be sent to the Turkish parliament for consideration, the Turkish government spokesman Cemil Cicek said, CNN-Turk television channel said.

Turkey repeats Azerbaijan condition to normalize Armenia ties

12.10.2009 21:30 GMT

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Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s remarks are being interpreted as the government’s return to its original position of linking the normalization of ties with Armenia to progress in talks between Armenian and Azerbaijani leaders under the direction of the Minsk Group.

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