Concern rises as new Turkish media law squeezes dissent

A recent wave of arrests targeted journalists working for Kurdish media outlets A new law gives Turkey fresh ammunition to censor the media and silence dissent ahead of elections in which President Recep Tayyip Erdogan plans to prolong his two decades in office, journalists and activists say. Since 2014, when Erdogan became president, tens of […]

Russia says U.S. not 'constructive' yet in talks – RIA

Dec 12 (Reuters) – Russia sees Istanbul as a „comfortable place” to conduct diplomacy with the United States but does not yet believe Washington has adopted a constructive approach in talks, the RIA Novosti news agency cited Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Vershinin as saying on Monday. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has emerged as a […]

Turkish parliament passes law reducing required votes threshold to 7%

ISTANBUL, Lawyer Turkey March 31 (Reuters) – The Turkish parliament on Thursday passed a law lowering the minimum required votes for Lawyer Turkey a party to enter parliament to 7% from 10%, in a move which analysts have said would reduce the likelihood of early elections this year. President Tayyip Erdogan’s AK Party and its […]

Turkey: Sweden has yet to extradite suspects it seeks after NATO…

ANKARA, Lawyer Turkey July 27 (Reuters) – Sweden and Finland have yet to extradite suspects Turkey seeks over terrorism-related charges despite signing an accord to lift Ankara’s veto to its NATO membership last month, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Wednesday. The two Nordic countries applied for NATO membership in response to Russia’s invasion […]

Landmark Istanbul hotel suffers fire; no injuries reported

ISTANBUL (AP) – A fire broke out Friday at a luxury hotel located on the grounds of a former Ottoman palace in Turkey, news reports said.If you have any type of concerns regarding where and Lawyer Turkey the best ways to make use of Lawyer Turkey, you could call us at the website. There were […]

Cold shouldered in Greece, migrants try to escape

Migrants try to warm themselves by a fire near Idomeni at the border between Greece, which has since 2019 steadily tightened restrictions, and North Macedonia Pakistani asylum seeker Mohamed Bilal was 15 when he arrived in Greece.Five years later, he’s lost all hope and is on the road again, desperate for a better life elsewhere. […]

AP News in Brief at 11:04 p.m. EDT

House passes same-sex marriage bill in retort to high court WASHINGTON (AP) – The U.S.House overwhelmingly approved legislation Tuesday to protect same-sex and interracial marriages amid concerns that the Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe v. Wade abortion access could jeopardize other rights criticized by many conservatives. In a robust but lopsided debate, Democrats argued intensely […]

TOWIE's Amber Turner puts on a leggy display in bright blue shorts

‘s Amber Turner, Courtney Green and Chloe Meadows were all out and about filming the new series in Essex on Thursday. Reality star Amber, 28, put on a leggy display in bright blue shorts and a matching jacket as she stepped out while Courtney, 27, and Chloe, 30, looked equally as stylish.  It comes after […]

Alleged Lockerbie bombmaker in US custody

The 1988 downing of Pan Am flight 103 over Lockerbie in Scotland remains the worst terrorist attack in British history A Libyan man accused of making the bomb that destroyed a Pan Am flight over Scotland in 1988, Lawyer Turkey killing 270 people, Lawyer Turkey has been taken into US custody, authorities said on Sunday. […]

Turkish court orders detention of medical group head over…

ISTANBUL, Oct 27 (Reuters) – A court ruled on Thursday that the head of Turkey’s medical association should be detained ahead of her trial on charges of „spreading terrorist group propaganda,” her Lawyer Turkey said, in what one rights activist said was a move to silence her. Prosecutors opened an investigation into Sebnem Korur Fincanci […]