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This Turkey’s Got Authority! Holds Up Traffic So His Fellow Fowl Can Cross the Road (WATCH)

This is one fearless fowl that you don’t want to cross. In an amusing video that was shot in Litchfield, New Hampshire last week, a brazen turkey can be seen acting as a crossing guard in the middle of a two-lane road so it can stop traffic for a dozen of its feathered friends.


Turkey's Erdogan says Ardern's response to attack an example to world

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Friday said the reaction and empathy shown by New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern following the attack in two mosques in Christchurch should be an example to world leaders.


Turkey to Investigate JPMorgan Over Charges It ‘Caused Volatility’ in the Markets

ISTANBUL — Turkey’s banking regulator has announced that it will begin an inquiry into JPMorgan Chase for providing “misleading and manipulative” investment advice that, it said, prompted a run on the Turkish lira last week.


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Lavrov to visit Turkey on March 28, Ankara says

ANKARA, March 25. /TASS/. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Chavusoglu said that on March 28 he would hold talks with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov. "Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will pay an official visit to the Turkish city of Antalya on March 28," the Milliyet newspaper quotes him


Turkey's jobless rate at 11 percent in 2018

Turkey’s unemployment rate was 11 percent - 3.54 million people - up 0.1 percentage point in 2018 versus the previous year, data from the Turkish. The region that includes the southeastern provinces of Mardin, Batman, Şırnak and Siirt had the highest unemployment rate with 25 percent, while the regi


Turkish Defense Minister Claims Cyprus, Aegean Sea, Energy Rights

Jumping on Greek Foreign Minister Giorgos Katrougalos saying Turkey has rights to look for energy in waters between the countries, Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said the Aegean Sea and Cyprus are in Turkey’s territorial waters.


A shelter in Turkey opened by Syrian refugee women faces an uncertain future

Around five years ago, Rana Dikko’s husband was shot and killed in Idlib, Syria, when she was pregnant with their third child. “A soldier behind him yelled to step away, but he was deaf, so he didn’t hear him. He was shot dead,” she said. “I was so traumatized by the constant heavy shelling, my husb


Erdogan says Turkey will not go back on purchase of Russian S-400s

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey will not go back on the purchase of S-400 missile systems from Russia no matter what the United States says, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday.


Turkey’s ex-premier squares up for Istanbul election battle

Istanbul (AFP) – If former Turkish prime minister Binali Yildirim wants a reminder of how much he needs to win as Istanbul mayor in this month’s election, he just has to listen to his boss.


Turkish aid agencies reach Cyclone-hit Mozambique

MAPUTO, Mozambique – Anadolu Agency. The aid agencies - National Medical Rescue Team of Health Ministry, the Turkish Red Crescent, Turkey's Search and Rescue Association (AKUT) – along with the coordination of Turkey's Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) were greeted by Turkish envoy


Turkey's Erdogan Vows to Take Golan Heights Recognition to the UN

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that Turkey will take the issue of the Golan Heights to the United Nations. The Golan Heights First | Editorial ■ Trump just boosted Netanyahu - but Handed Putin an even more priceless gift | Opinion.


Turkey central bank vows to ensure stability after lira slide

Ankara (AFP) – Turkey’s central bank on Monday vowed to use all the tools at its disposal to “maintain price stability” after a slide in the lira last week amid investor concerns over domestic monetary policy.


Turkey is investigating JPMorgan after the bank advised clients to short the lira

It's not the first time the country has hit out at foreign investors over alleged currency issues with Turkey's President, Tayyip Erdogan, warning they would pay a "heavy price."


Turkey 'concerned' about AIPAC speeches on Jerusalem

ISTANBUL – Anadolu Agency. Israel to Jerusalem during the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) meeting in Washington on March 24. “We are concerned by the irresponsible statements made by the leaders of certain states at the annual conference of the American Israel Public Affairs Committ


High Fives: Of Injured Strongmen, Knockout Kicks and Double Champions

UFC Fight Night 148 and Bellator 218 did not have a monopoly on the mixed martial arts scene during the weekend of March 22-24. Konfrontacja Sztuk Walki on Saturday in Lodz, Poland, played host to a strong card with KSW 47, which was anchored by a heavyweight title fight. Meanwhile, the Legacy Fight


SDF will keep fighting Islamic State sleeper cells

DEIR AL-ZOR PROVINCE, Syria (Reuters) - U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) formally announced the destruction of Islamic State’s control of land in eastern Syria on Saturday but said it would continue its military and security campaigns against jihadist sleeper cells.


No PKK/YPG in safe zone with Turkey on Syria border: United States

WASHINGTON – Anadolu Agency. Washington is working with Turkey on “a safe zone of some length along the Turkish border,” and the zone would have no YPG/PKK forces, the U.S. Special Representative for Syria.


Turkey, Iran Agree on ‘Coordinated Operations’ against PKK

Turkish and Iranian military commanders have agreed to continue “simultaneous and coordinated operations” against Kurdish fighters, announced the Turkish Interior Ministry on Wednesday.


Turkish watchdogs to probe JP Morgan after lira plunge

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey’s banking watchdog said it had launched an investigation into JP Morgan and other banks over complaints it received after the lira plunged more than 4 percent and the main share index fell sharply on Friday.