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After social media sites, now Turkey blocks online encyclopedia Wikipedia Click Here to Open in a New Window
ANKARA, Turkey - After temporarily blocking social media websites including Facebook and Twitter in the past, Turkey has now blocked all access to the online encyclopaedia Wikipedia inside the coun
In second major purge since referendum, Turkey expels over 3,900 people citing threat to national security Click Here to Open in a New Window
 ANKARA, Turkey - In the second massive purge since the crucial referendum in the country granted its president Recep Tayyip Erdogan sweeping new powers - on Saturday, Turkey fired 3,900 peopl
CEO Of Persian-Language Gem TV Killed In Istanbul Click Here to Open in a New Window
The founder and chairman of the Persian-language Gem TV company has been shot dead in Istanbul, media reports say. Saeed Karimian, a British citizen of Iranian origin, was gunned down along with his
Iranian CEO Of Persian-Language Gem TV Killed In Istanbul Click Here to Open in a New Window
The founder and chairman of the Persian-language Gem TV company has been shot dead in Istanbul, media reports say. Saeed Karimian was reportedly shot dead along with his Kuwaiti business partner in I
Turkey blocks Wikipedia over terror claims Click Here to Open in a New Window
Istanbul - Turkey on Saturday blocked all access inside the country to the online encyclopedia Wikipedia reportedly for articles claiming links between Ankara and terror groups, the latest restriction
Turkey dismisses almost 4 000 public officials Click Here to Open in a New Window
Istanbul - Turkey on Saturday dismissed almost 4 000 more public officials from their jobs in the latest wave of the purge that has followed last Julys failed coup, according to an emergency decree p
Fajr Int'l Film Festival Wraps Up in Tehran Click Here to Open in a New Window
In the closing ceremony attended by Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Culture Minister Reza Salehi Amiri, the Iranian film in Turkish language The Home, written, directed and produce
EU adopts tough Brexit talks stance Click Here to Open in a New Window
Brussels - European Union leaders unanimously adopted their Brexit strategy at a special summit in Brussels on Saturday in a show of unity ahead of two years of tough talks with Britain. The 27 leade
French Armenians to support Macron at presidential elections Click Here to Open in a New Window
PanARMENIAN.Net - The Coordination Council of Armenian Organizations of France (CCAF) will back EnMarche! movement leader Emmanuel Macron in the second round of the French presidential election, Nouve
Turkey Appears to Have Blocked Wikipedia Click Here to Open in a New Window
The internet monitoring group Turkey Blocks said on its website that the shutdown of Wikipedia is consistent with internet filters used to censor content. In the past Turkish authorities have denie
Report: Turkish military convoy moves closer to Syrian Kurds Click Here to Open in a New Window
ISTANBUL - A convoy of Turkish military vehicles has relocated to a base near the Syrian border as tensions with U.S.-backed Kurdish militants escalate. Footage shot Friday night shows armored vehicl
Turkish military kills 14 Kurdish militants in northern Iraq Click Here to Open in a New Window
PanARMENIAN.Net - Turkeys military killed 14 members of the militant Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in air strikes in northern Iraq on Saturday, April 29, the military said in a statement, according t





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