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Erdogan accuses Syria regime of undermining Turkey-Russia deal

ANKARA  (Rahnuma):  Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused the Syrian regime of “seeking to sabotage” Ankara’s relationship with Russia through…
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Turkey starts naval exercise amid Cyprus gas dispute

ANKARA (Rahnuma):  Turkey’s military launched a major naval exercise on Monday at a time of rising tensions over its plans…
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Turkey, France in spat over reciprocity in opening schools

ANKARA (Rahnuma):  As Turkey accelerated its efforts for the policy of opening Turkish schools in other countries, its plans in…
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Turkey ruling party veterans criticize Istanbul vote re-run

ANKARA (Rahnuma):  Two former heavyweights of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s ruling party have criticized a decision to re-run the…
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Opposition slams decision for re-run Istanbul vote as ‘coup’

ANKARA, Turkey (Rahnuma):  Turkey’s opposition is denouncing a decision by the country’s electoral board to force a re-run of the…
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Turkey to rule on Istanbul election re-run appeal today

ANKARA (Rahnuma):  Turkey’s High Election Board will rule on Monday on an appeal by President Tayyip Erdogan’s AK Party (AKP)…
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Cyprus strongly deplores moves by Turkey to start natural gas drilling in Cypriot EEZ

NICOSIA, (Rahnuma): Cyprus on Saturday strongly deplored moves by Turkey to start natural gas drilling within the Cypriot exclusive economic…
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Turkey to buy Russian missiles despite US ‘threats’

ISTANBUL (Rahnuma):  Turkey on Sunday dismissed US threats of sanctions if it went ahead with a Russian missile purchase, saying…
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Turkey, Russia reviewing deployment in Syria’s Tel Rifaat region: Turkish VP

ANKARA (Rahnuma):  Turkish and Russian officials are reviewing deployment of their forces in the Syrian border region of Tel Rifaat,…
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Prosecutors probe alleged fraud in Istanbul local elections

ANKARA, Turkey (Rahnuma): Turkey’s state-run news agency says prosecutors have launched investigations into alleged irregularities during local elections in Istanbul…
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