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A woman armed with a machine gun opened fire on a police post in Istanbul's central Taksim Square on Friday. Initial reports suggest that there...
Friday, January 30, 2015
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The Hungarian consulate in Istanbul on Monday became the sixth diplomatic mission in Turkey's largest city to report receiving a suspicious powder...
Monday, October 27, 2014
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Updated at 5:47 (GMT +3): One person was killed on Tuesday in southeast Turkey when police clashed with hundreds of anti-ISIS protesters...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
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Turkey is to take "drastic measures" to deal with the influx of tens of thousands of Syrian refugees into its biggest city Istanbul, including...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
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At least three people were injured, one critically, in a gas explosion at a packaging workshop in Istanbul on Saturday, city governor Huseyin Avni...
Saturday, July 12, 2014
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Turkish police fired tear gas and water cannon at hundreds of people in Istanbul and Ankara Saturday as demonstrations marking a year since deadly...
Saturday, May 31, 2014
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Turkish police fired tear gas to disperse protesters throwing petrol bombs and stones in the Istanbul district of Okmeydani on Thursday and one...
Thursday, May 22, 2014
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Hüsnü Mahalli
Istanbul – Sunday’s election in Turkey will be fateful, and will largely determine the political future of Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The...
Saturday, March 29, 2014
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Updated 6:30 pm: Protesters clashed with police in Turkey on Wednesday as tens of thousands of people took to the streets to mourn a teenage boy who...
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
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