Sunday, July 24, 2016
Turkey urges EU leaders to block Gülenist activities in Europe
The co-chairman of a joint body of Turkish and EU lawmakers has called on Europe to restrict the activities of the Gülenist Terror Organization (FETÖ) on the continent.
Graham Fuller whitewashes Gülen, man behind coup
Graham Fuller, former vice chairman of the Central Intelligence Agency's (CIA) National Intelligence Council, whitewashed Fethullah Gülen, leader of the Gülenist Terror Organization... More
Clinton picks senator Tim Kaine as her running mate
Hillary Clinton on Friday tapped Tim Kaine, a popular Spanish-speaking senator from the swing state of Virginia, to be her running mate in the White House showdown against... More
Evidence piling up against Gülen and his involvement in coup attempt
While Fetullah Gülen has denied his involvment in the failed coup attempt in Turkey, evidence against him is piling up.
An investigation is underway to establish the links... More
Energy companies to uphold investments in Turkey
Energy companies will continue investments in Turkey despite the possibility that credit rating agencies will drop the country's ranking over its investment environment after... More
'US strongly supports Turkey's government'
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said the United States strongly supports the Turkish government and urged it to investigate the failed coup in a way that reinforces public... More
'Munich suspect was obsessed with mass shootings'
The 18-year-old gunman who opened fire at a crowded Munich shopping mall and fast-food restaurant, killing nine people and wounding more than two dozen others before killing... More
Turks in UK slam BBC's failed coup coverage
Turks living in the U.K. have slammed the BBC for its "inaccurate" coverage following the July 15 coup attempt in Turkey.
Business owner Mustafa Demir, 43, said he and... More
'Gülen is more dangerous than Osama bin Laden'
Turkey's EU Minister and Chief Negotiator Ömer Çelik on Saturday said that Fethullah Gülen, the mastermind behind the failed coup attempt, is more dangerous than Osama bin... More
Erdoğan says chiefs of intel, military won't resign
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan told Hakan Fidan, head of Turkey's National Intelligence (MIT), on late Friday, that the intelligence agency did not perform well during the... More
Turkey shuts down Gülen linked institutions
Turkey announced on Saturday that it has shut down 35 medical institutions, 1,043 private schools, 1,229 foundations and associations, 19 unions and 15 private universities... More
- Asia Pacific
Floods in China kill 87, 16 million evacuated
Heavy rain in China has killed at least 87 people and forced 16 million from their homes, state media reported on Saturday.
Seventy-two people have been killed and 78 are... More
- Expat Corner
Mother Nature's gifts to Turkey make ideal souvenirs
Turkey's rich nature is also an important source for making crafted gifts. Here are seven gift choices from Turkey that will please people who like to consume healthy and natural products More
Assad regime air strikes leave 4 hospitals out of service
Assad regime air strikes overnight put four hospitals in Aleppo province out of action, the British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Sunday.
Suicide attack at checkpoint kills 21 in Baghdad
Iraqi officials said that a suicide bomber attacked a security checkpoint in northern Baghdad, killing at least 21 people.
A police officer says a bomber on foot detonated...
Munich gunman did extensive research, planned attack for a year, police say
The teenager who killed nine people during a shooting spree in Munich had been planning the attack for a year, Bavaria police chief Robert Heimberger says.
Iran destroys 100,000 satellite dishes with a ceremony
Iran destroyed 100,000 satellite dishes and receivers on Sunday as part of a widespread crackdown against the illegal devices that authorities say are morally damaging, a...
War On Terror
BBC email exposes biased stance against gov't after failed Gülenist coup
An e-mail circulated on social media revealed that the British broadcaster BBC was desperately looking for an interviewee that would be critical of the government, and speak...
WikiLeaks email leak reveals DNC hostility to Sanders
A cache of more than 19,000 emails from Democratic party officials, leaked in advance of Hillary Clinton's nomination at the party's convention next week in Philadelphia,...
War On Terror
'Threats to Turkey after July 15 Gülenist coup attempt not over'
The threat after the July 15 coup attempt is not over, Turkey's presidential spokesman said on Saturday.
Speaking in a live broadcast on Turkey's NTV television channel,...
80 dead as Daesh claims twin blasts during Kabul protest
Daesh terrorist group claimed responsibility for twin explosions Saturday that ripped through crowds of Shiite Hazaras in Kabul, killing at least 80 people and wounding 231...
War On Terror
What happened in Turkey during July 15 failed coup?
The video shows a timeline of the events which took place during the failed Gülenist coup attempt on Friday, July 15.
The attempted coup by the Gülenist faction within...
3 Turks among dead in Munich shooting: Turkish FM
Three Turks are among the dead in Friday's shooting spree at a shopping mall in the southern German city of Munich, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said Saturday.
War On Terror
What would happen if a coup attempt took place in the US?
A video providing the viewers with a hypothetical scenario of the US experiencing a coup attempt, similar to the one on June 15 coup attempt in Turkey, has gone viral...