Turkey

Ex-minister Binali Yıldırım not ‘offended’ by not being nominated AKP chairman

Ex-minister Binali Yıldırım not ‘offended’ by not being nominated AKP chairman

August 22nd, 2014 | Good Morning Turkey
Current adviser to the ruling party chair, Binali Yıldırım, has expressed his support for the nomination of Ahmet Davutoğlu for chairmanship of the party at a press conference on Aug. 22, where he also said he was not...
Karabük, Trabzon shine on good European night for Turkish teams

Karabük, Trabzon shine on good European night for Turkish teams

August 22nd, 2014 | Good Morning Turkey
Kardemir Karabükspor and Trabzonspor cruised to victories on a good night for Turkish clubs in the UEFA Europa League playoffs on Aug. 21. Karabükspor managed a slender, one-goal victory over French opponents...

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US policeman accused of threatening Anadolu Agency reporter suspended

US policeman accused of threatening Anadolu Agency reporter suspended

August 21st, 2014 | Good Morning Turkey
The police officer accused of threatening Anadolu Agency’s Bilgin Şaşmaz while the latter was covering the unrest in...
California Students Charged after Plotting School Shooting

California Students Charged after Plotting School Shooting

August 21st, 2014 | Good Morning Turkey
Two teenagers who conspired to kill three members of staff and many students at a high school in a Los Angeles suburb were...

World

  • 700,000 Iraqis displaced in Kurdish north: UN
    Politics
    August 22nd, 2014

    700,000 Iraqis displaced in Kurdish north: UN

    About 700,000 Iraqis have gathered in the Kurdish north after being driven from their homes by jihadist fighters, the United Nations said Aug. 22 as it stepped up a massive aid operation to the region. “The Kurdistan region of Iraq is now hosting close to...Read More