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Sunday, August 20, 2017
Let’s talk Turkey about Turkey By Reuben Abati 

Coup: Turkey extends detention without charge to 30 days

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has extended the period in which suspects can be detained without charge to 30 days, an official statement says. The...
Failed coup: Turkish government declares 3-months State of emergency

Failed coup: Turkish government declares 3-months State of emergency

Following a failed coup attempt in Turkey, President Erdogan has declared a state of emergency for three months. Recep Tayyip Erdogan during a live television...
Coup: EU says it’s fully behind Turkish government

Coup: EU says it’s fully behind Turkish government

European Union member-states on Saturday said they were fully behind the "democratically elected government" of Turkish President, Recep Erdogan, following a coup attempt in...
BREAKING: Military coup in Turkey, martial law imposed

BREAKING: Military coup in Turkey, martial law imposed

An army group in Turkey says it has taken over the country, with soldiers at strategic points in Istanbul and jets flying low in...
BLACK CELEBRATION! Scores killed in France as lorry hits crowd

BLACK CELEBRATION! Scores killed in France as lorry hits crowd

No fewer than 30 persons on Thursday night confirmed dead when a lorry struck a crowd during Bastille Day celebrations in the southern French...
PM May launches inquiry into Grenfell Tower disaster

Theresa May becomes Britain’s PM, promise ‘one nation’ govt

Britain’s new prime minister, Theresa May, said she would lead a “one nation” government as she arrived in Downing Street, promising “a union between...
28 killed, 60 injured as terrorist attack Istanbul Ataturk airport

28 killed, 60 injured as terrorist attack Istanbul Ataturk airport

A gun and suicide bomb attack on Istanbul's Ataturk international airport has killed at least 28 people and injured up to 60. The Istanbul governor...
BREAKING: British lawmaker dies after being shot and stabbed

BREAKING: British lawmaker dies after being shot and stabbed

A Labour MP and lawmaker, Jo Cox, has died after she was shot three times and repeatedly stabbed in a shocking attack as she...
UK unveils first Polymer note featuring Winston Churchill

UK unveils first Polymer note featuring Winston Churchill

The Bank of England on Thursday unveiled the full design of its first plastic banknote featuring U.K. wartime leader Winston Churchill. According to reports from...

British mosques order Muslim women to close their Facebook accounts, bans wearing of trousers

Muslim women should not wear trousers, leave the house without their husband's permission or use Facebook, according to controversial rules published by British mosques. The...