Turkish Teacher Died Under Custody in the Aftermath of the Coup Attempt

Turkish Teacher Died Under Custody in the Aftermath of the Coup Attempt

Turkish teacher who was denied medical aid after harsh treatment, dies under custody.

Rebels launch major assault to try to break Aleppo siege

Rebels launch major assault to try to break Aleppo siege

Syrian rebel fighters have launched a major assault on government-held southwestern parts of Aleppo to try to reopen supply lines after the army and its allies tightened their siege of opposition-held parts of the city last week, Reuters reports.

Turkish police detain wife of critical journalist as a hostage

Turkish police detain wife of critical journalist as a hostage

Turkish authorities have detained wife of a critical Turkish journalist and will keep her as a hostage until her husband surrenders to police, an episode that has long symbolized police states in the Middle East and Africa, but not Turkey.

Trial run for Turkey's presidential system

Trial run for Turkey's presidential system

Turkey's state of emergency gives President Erdogan far-reaching powers. The attempted putsch was an enormous threat to the country's democracy - but what is happening now is as well, says Reinhard Baumgarten.

Turkey extends coup clampdown to Nigeria, 17 Turkish schools to close

Turkey extends coup clampdown to Nigeria, 17 Turkish schools to close

The Turkish Ambassador to Nigeria, Hakan Cakil, has called on the Nigerian Government to close 17 Turkish schools in Nigeria for their alleged links with a movement his government says was involved in the July 15 failed coup attempt in...

Turkey’s eroding democracy

Turkey’s Eroding Democracy

It is deeply disappointing to see what has become of Turkey in the last few years. Not long ago, it was the envy of Muslim-majority countries: a viable candidate for the European Union on its path to becoming a functioning democracy...

The International Press Institute says it fears development only ‘first wave’ of arrests targeting media

The International Press Institute says it fears development only ‘first wave’ of arrests targeting media

Amid an ongoing purge, Turkish authorities today issued 42 arrest warrants targeting journalists with alleged links to the U.S.-based cleric the government accuses of orchestrating the failed July 15 coup.

G20 will use 'all policy tools' to lift growth as Brexit weighs

G20 will use 'all policy tools' to lift growth as Brexit weighs

The world's biggest economies will work to support global growth and better share the benefits of trade, policymakers said on Sunday after a meeting dominated by the impact of Britain's exit from Europe and fears of rising protectionism, Reuters reports.

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