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Pro-Kurdish Amedspor attacked by nationalist hooligans

Pro-Kurdish Amedspor has been attacked by nationalist fans of Konya Anadolu Selçukluspor after its 3-0 victory in an away game on Sunday.While the Diyarbakır-based...

Erdoğan: Turkey no longer needs European Union

Turkey no longer needs the European Union, Turkish autocratic President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said on Sunday, the T24 news website reported. Speaking at the opening...

Victims of Madımak Massacre commomerated on 24th anniversary in Turkey’s Sivas province

The Sivas Massacre, an arson attack staged by radical Islamists on mostly Alevi intellectuals inside the Madımak Hotel that killed 33 intellectuals and two hotel personnel,...

Kurdish students barred by Turkish teacher from speaking Kurdish at school

A Turkish teacher in Turkey’s southeastern Şırnak province has recently imposed a ban on mother language usage in an elementary school classroom, according to pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic...

Opposition leader faces 2nd verbal attack after Erdoğan’s praise for first one

Turkey’s nationalist opposition İYİ (Good) Party leader Meral Akşener came under verbal attack as she was addressing locals in Sivas province, the second attack...

Teacher who said ‘Don’t let children die’ will give birth in Turkish prison

A one year, three month prison sentence handed down to Turkish teacher Ayşe Çelik, who called for an end to clashes between Kurdish militants...

For Turkish media, purge victims, including infants, in boat tragedy are all ‘terrorists’

The most of Turkish media outlets including those seemingly independent and not surprisingly pro-government organizations have referred to the victims of a boat tragedy...

Pro-gov’t TV commentator: Turkish pop star’s song signals coup attempt in fall

https://youtu.be/6ywcf07KQZA Ömür Varol, a commentator for the pro-gov’t Beyaz TV, argued on Friday that due to its lyrics and name, Turkey’s iconic pop singer Sezen Aksu’s...

Turkey’s İstanbul Municipality removes Trump’s name from metro underpass

The city council of İstanbul on Friday overwhelmingly voted to remove US President Donald Trump's name from a pedestrian underpass in the bustling business...

Police called to Fethullah Gülen’s US compound after shot fired

US police were called to the compound of Fethullah Gülen, the US-based Turkish Muslim scholar, in rural Pennsylvania on Wednesday after a guard fired...

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