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Turkish Parliament approves controversial security bill after 16-hour debate

Turkish Parliament approves controversial security bill after 16-hour debate

March 27th, 2015 | Good Morning Turkey
The Turkish Parliament passed a stripped down version of the government’s controversial domestic security bill on March 27, after another fractious 16-hour debate. The bill was approved in the early morning of March 27, after...
Turkish President Erdoğan says can’t tolerate Iran bid to dominate Middle East

Turkish President Erdoğan says can’t tolerate Iran bid to dominate Middle East

March 27th, 2015 | Good Morning Turkey
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan accused Iran on Thursday of trying to dominate the Middle East and said its efforts have begun annoying Ankara, as well as Saudi Arabia and Gulf Arab countries. Turkey earlier said it supports the...

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US Senate Passes Budget, Setting Up Fight With Obama

US Senate Passes Budget, Setting Up Fight With Obama

March 27th, 2015 | Good Morning Turkey
The U.S. Senate has passed a bill that proposes deep cuts to the federal budget, setting up a protracted fight between...
Erdoğan, Obama discuss pressing issues

Erdoğan, Obama discuss pressing issues

March 27th, 2015 | Good Morning Turkey
U.S. President Barack Obama spoke with Turkish President Tayyip Erdoğan on March 26 about pressing issues in the Middle East,...

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