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18 Year Old Jailed For Searching The Internet For '9 Ways To Join ISIL'

19 year old British-born Syed Choudhury, who last month pleaded guilty at the Old Bailey court to preparing acts of terrorism. He was subsequently  was sentenced to three years and four months. 420 more words

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The Dry Pub at Beysehir!

So, today was going to be our second (and final) try to get onto a hot air balloon. We repeated the previous day’s schedule – woke up at 3 a.m., got picked up at 3:50, got to the hot air balloon company’s office, checked in, had breakfast, and waited to be told it was time. 1,053 more words

Three Things I am Glad I Brought to Turkey

I have been in Turkey for about three weeks, and while I admittedly overpacked, there are three items I have used almost every day that have made my trip much more comfortable. 325 more words


Powell Aid: Only Iran can calm the region


Posted on July 6, 2015

Colonel (ret) Lawrence Wilkerson, the former Chief-of-Staff for former US Secretary of State, Gen. Colin Powell in a recent  478 more words


Arts, Crafts & Meeting Locals in Cappadocia

Last week I wrote about many of the things I did in Turkey’s magical Cappadocia, during my visit in September 2013. Out of three weeks traveling around Turkey, I only spent a couple of days in Cappadocia, but this other-worldly region still became one of my trip’s highlights, which is saying a lot, as Turkey was full of highlights! 742 more words


Turkey-Pepperoni Burgers

Prep time: 20 min

Cook time: 10 min

Yield: 4 servings

Level: Easy 218 more words