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Trump repeats vow to build wall on US-Mexico border

0 Visits: 337 | Friday July 22, 2016 - 17:53:33
US Republican presidential nomineeDonald Trumphas reiterated his vows to build a wall along the US-Mexican border in a bid to stop illegal immigration and drug trafficking.

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Bahraini forces arrest 50 people in Diraz

0 Visits: 250 | Friday July 22, 2016 - 17:51:55
Bahraini regime forces arrested over 50 people as they prepared for Friday Prayers in the northwestern village of Diraz.

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UN rights chief urges Turkey to respect law after abortive coup

0 Visits: 268 | Tuesday July 19, 2016 - 17:13:08
The United Nations human rights chiefhas called on Turkey to abide by the rule of law in the wake of a relentless crackdown on those suspected of being involved in a recent failedmilitarycoup.

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Erdogan 'to approve revival of death penalty in case of parliament ratification'

0 Visits: 262 | Tuesday July 19, 2016 - 17:11:43
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he would approve the revival of the death penalty if the parliament opts to reintroduce the measure.

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Erdogan vows to build barracks in controversial site in Istanbul

0 Visits: 496 | Tuesday July 19, 2016 - 17:10:23
ISTANBUL(HN) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he will revive controversial building plans for Istanbul, including setting up barracks in a sensitive site in the city.

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Turkish helicopter lands in Greece, 8 crew members nabbed

0 Visits: 359 | Saturday July 16, 2016 - 21:15:57
A Turkish military helicopter carrying eight men has landed in northeastern Greece, with its crew seeking political asylum after a putsch attempt in Turkey, Greek officials say.

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Iran, Turkey FM discuss coup attempt in 3 calls

0 Visits: 352 | Saturday July 16, 2016 - 21:12:52
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has spoken three times on the telephone with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu about an attempted military coup in Turkey.

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Turkey turmoil threatens world stability: Russia

0 Visits: 290 | Saturday July 16, 2016 - 20:40:55
Russia says turmoil in Turkey poses a threat to regional and international peace and stability, calling on the Turkish officials to resolve the situation without violence and within the country's constitutional framework.

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Scenes from chaos in Turkey amid military coup

0 Visits: 365 | Saturday July 16, 2016 - 14:41:53
A tank crashes a car as people take to the streets in Ankara, Turkey during a protest against an attempted military coup on July 16, 2016. ©AFP An attempted Turkish military coup appeared to crumble in the early hours of Saturday after crowds answered President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's call to take…

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Photographer sneaks into Fukushima disaster exclusion zone

0 Visits: 347 | Friday July 15, 2016 - 20:04:27
A photographer has snuck into Fukushima's exclusion zone which is still cordoned off from the public five years after a devastating nuclear disaster.

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South Korea's oil imports from Iran up 115%

0 Visits: 280 | Friday July 15, 2016 - 20:01:08
The latest official figures show Iran's crude oil exports to South Korea saw a major leap of about 115 percent in June compared to last year.

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Ex-US House speaker: Deport US Muslims who believe in Sharia

0 Visits: 287 | Friday July 15, 2016 - 19:59:48
The former speaker of the US House of Representatives, Newt Gingrich, has called for the screening and deportation of Muslims who practice Sharia (Islamic law), following the terrorist attack in Nice, France.

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Syria not interested in returning to Arab League

0 Visits: 330 | Friday July 15, 2016 - 19:58:42
Syria says it is not interested in returning to the Arab League as long as the group is dominated by some regimes that conspire against Damascus and the Arab world.

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Israeli forces shoot, injure 3 Palestinian youths in Gaza Strip

0 Visits: 280 | Friday July 15, 2016 - 19:57:32
Israeli military forces have reportedly shot and wounded three young Palestinian men in the blockaded Gaza Strip near the border with the occupied Palestinian territories.

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Nice attack leaves 50 'between life, death,' President Hollande says

0 Visits: 315 | Friday July 15, 2016 - 19:51:56
French President Francois Hollande says nearly 50 people are in a critical condition following the deadly terror attack in the southern city of Nice.

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EU urges peaceful resolution to South China Sea dispute

0 Visits: 285 | Friday July 15, 2016 - 19:50:14
The European Union has called for a peaceful resolution of the South China Sea dispute in the wake of an international court ruling against Beijing's claims to sovereignty over the strategic waters.

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Saudi committing crimes in name of anti-terror fight: Iran cleric

0 Visits: 327 | Friday July 15, 2016 - 19:48:09
A senior Iranian cleric says the Saudi regime is using Wahhabis to perpetrate atrocities in the Middle East under the pretext of fighting terror.

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Russia airstrikes in Syria cut off terrorists' supply routes: Defense minister

0 Visits: 286 | Friday July 15, 2016 - 19:46:47
Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu says his country's aerial campaign against foreign-sponsored Takfiri militant groups operating inside Syria has changed the course of the developments on the ground in favor of the Damascus government.

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Do not make South China Sea cradle of war: Beijing to US, allies

0 Visits: 276 | Wednesday July 13, 2016 - 18:38:19
A senior Chinese official has warned the US and its regional allies not to "turn the South China Sea into a cradle of war"after an international tribunal declared invalid Beijing's claims

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Turkey aims to develop good relations with Syria, Iraq: PM Yildirim

0 Visits: 265 | Wednesday July 13, 2016 - 18:37:09
Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim says his countryaims to develop good relations with Syria and Iraq.

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