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27 children killed, 160 subjected to sexual abuse in Turkey in 2021: report

27 children killed, 160 subjected to sexual abuse in Turkey in 2021: report

A report by human rights defender and opposition deputy Sezgin Tanrıkulu has revealed that at least 27 children were killed…
Seven Turks held in Libya for almost two years return home

Seven Turks held in Libya for almost two years return home

Seven Turkish citizens held in eastern Libya for almost two years were released and returned home after intense diplomacy, Agence…
Turkey will be in Athens in 5 hours in event of Greek missile attack: AKP official

Turkey will be in Athens in 5 hours in event of Greek missile attack: AKP official

A senior official from Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) has said Turkish forces will be in Athens in…
Islamist opposition party leader says he rejected Erdoğan’s offer to form alliance

Islamist opposition party leader says he rejected Erdoğan’s offer to form alliance

Temel Karamollaoğlu, leader of the Islamist opposition Felicity Party, has said he turned down an offer from Turkish President Recep…
5 people attempting to flee to Greece detained in western Turkey: ministry

5 people attempting to flee to Greece detained in western Turkey: ministry

Turkey’s Defense Ministry has announced that five people were detained by security forces in western Turkey on Monday as they…
Turkey is no longer a state of law, Rebecca Harms says

Turkey is no longer a state of law, Rebecca Harms says

Former Green member of the European Parliament Rebecca Harms has said it is no longer possible to call Turkey a…
Journalist sentenced on terrorism charges for membership in women’s organization

Journalist sentenced on terrorism charges for membership in women’s organization

A Turkish court has handed down a prison sentence of three years, seven months and 22 days to journalist Nurcan…
Mezopotamya news agency reporter detained in SE Turkey

Mezopotamya news agency reporter detained in SE Turkey

Turkish police have detained journalist Emrullah Acar, a reporter for the Mezopotamya news agency, in an early morning raid in…
Turkey summons Bulgarian envoy over election interference claims

Turkey summons Bulgarian envoy over election interference claims

The Turkish Foreign Ministry summoned the Bulgarian ambassador to Turkey on Thursday after the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry summoned the Turkish…
Imam punished for contradicting Erdoğan’s accusations against Gezi protestors is suffering from kidney failure

Imam punished for contradicting Erdoğan’s accusations against Gezi protestors is suffering from kidney failure

Fuat Yıldırım, the former deputy imam (müezzin) of İstanbul’s historic Bezmiâlem Valide Sultan Mosque during the 2013 Gezi protests who…
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