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Turkey offers condolences to Armenia over WWI killings

Many Armenians – including in the diaspora – are upset by Armenia’s warming diplomatic relations with Turkey in recent years
Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan has offered condolences for the first time for the mass killings of Armenians under Ottoman rule during WWI.
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The Islamic Sex Cult Supporting Turkey's Prime Minister

Inside the country’s bizarre Islamic sect, led by Adnan Oktar, a.k.a. ‘Harun Yahya’, with followers dressed in drag-queen suits, promoting weird messages about consumerism, advocating for creationism, making use of soft-core pornography to spread its messages to a wider scope of audience by its chain of televangelist networks either on cable or on Internet, and most controversially, aggressively supporting Turkey’s incumbent, and scandal-laden, prime minister, Recep Tayyip Erdogan. 411 more words

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In First, Erdogan Sues Own Country Over Twitter Free-Speech Rulings

Turkey’s Hurriyet Daily News over the weekend characterized the country’s Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan as having broken new legal ground after the Turkish leader applied for damages from the Turkish state as part of an ongoing controversy related to… 349 more words

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Twitter Blocks Two Accounts in Turkey

Network Twitter has blocked two accounts in Turkey, which have spread accounts of corruption charges against Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan  and his associates.

This action network Twitter has come as a result of meetings that were held last week between representatives of the Turkish government and the leaders of the social network Twitter. 107 more words

Corruption

Erdoğan threatens judges, prosecutors in party group speech

Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, who claims that there are “gangs” inside the Turkish judiciary, has vowed to “purge those gangs and networks from courthouse hallways.” 830 more words

Corruption

Turkish Media: Erdogan Appeals to Constitutional Court About Illegal Wiretapping, Asks Removal of Social Media Content that Violates His Rights

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Turkish Prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan appeals to the Constitutional Court in Turkey on the individual basis about removal of the content of social media that violates “his and family’s human rights, ” reports semi-offical Anadoly News Agency. 32 more words

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Başbakan'ın da eleştirdiği seçim sistemi değişiyor

AK Parti, Erdoğan’ın Başbakanlık koltuğuna oturduğu günden beri ‘istiyorum’ dediği Başkanlık sistemini hayata geçirmek için düğmeye basıyor.

Başbakan Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Eylül ayında açıkladığı demokratikleşme paketi kapsamında gündeme gelen ‘daraltılmış bölge’ seçim sistemi yeniden siyasetin bir numaralı gündem maddesi haline geldi. 575 more words

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