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#Turkey

# turkey - Yesterday’s News

Boris meets Turkish leader he wrote offensive 'goat sex' poem about

He’s also a big fan of his Turkish washing machine.

# turkey - Friday 9 September, 2016

Refugees in Turkey are to be given debit cards by the EU

They did not give details of how much each card would be worth.

# turkey - Saturday 3 September, 2016

Turkey sends tanks into Syrian village to fight Islamic State extremists War

Turkey sends tanks into Syrian village to fight Islamic State extremists

At least 20 tanks, five armoured personnel carriers, trucks and other armoured vehicles crossed the border this afternoon.

# turkey - Friday 2 September, 2016

"The picture did not change much" - father of drowned migrant toddler Aylan Kurdi speaks out

It’s one year today since a photo of Aylan’s lifeless body on a Turkish beach shocked the world.

# turkey - Friday 26 August, 2016

From The42 Barcelona star Arda Turan axed from Turkey's squad Dropped

Barcelona star Arda Turan axed from Turkey's squad

Among the fresh faces in a squad is teenage Manchester City forward Enes Unal.

# turkey - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

Turkey launches anti-IS operation in Syria

Turkish tank units have crossed the Syrian border to clear the so-called Islamic State militant group from the Syrian border town of Jarabulus

# turkey - Monday 22 August, 2016

Child as young as 12 carried out suicide bombing at wedding which killed 51

94 people were injured in the blast which occurred as the wedding was drawing to a close on Saturday evening.

# turkey - Sunday 21 August, 2016

'Barbaric' bomb attack on Turkish wedding kills at least 50 people

It’s believed the perpetrator mixed with wedding guests before the blast. 50 people have been killed and 94 wounded.

# turkey - Thursday 18 August, 2016

Three killed, 120 injured in car bomb attack at Turkish police headquarters

The explosion happened in the garden of the four-storey building.

# turkey - Monday 15 August, 2016

# turkey - Saturday 6 August, 2016

US says it was not involved in Turkey coup "full stop"

US ambassador John Bass said he was “deeply disturbed and offended by the accusations”.

# turkey - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Erdogan withdraws thousands of lawsuits for 'insults against his person'

Recep Erdogan said he was inspired by feelings of unity that has followed the recent failed coup.

# turkey - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Turkey shuts down dozens of media organisations

Close to 1,700 officers have also been formally discharged from the military.

# turkey - Monday 25 July, 2016

Post-coup detainees being beaten and raped, says Amnesty

The number of people being detained in the wake of the attempted coup has surged above 13,000.

# turkey - Saturday 23 July, 2016

Turkey shuts over 1,000 schools and extends police powers after failed coup

Under heightened police powers, suspects can now be held without charge for one month, up from four days.

# turkey - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Three-month state of emergency declared in Turkey

President Erdogan has vowed to hunt down those responsible for last week’s coup.

# turkey - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Turkey suspends 15,000 education staff after failed coup attempt

Over 7,500 people have been detained so far in a massive legal crackdown.

# turkey - Monday 18 July, 2016

9,000 public servants sacked as Turkey considers death penalty over failed coup

The EU says Turkey’s accession would be blocked if it introduced the death penalty.

# turkey - Sunday 17 July, 2016

Turkey: Erdogan cries on national television as 6,000 are rounded up and arrested

It comes following Friday’s failed coup.

# turkey - Saturday 16 July, 2016

Irish citizens in Turkey told to 'exercise high degree of caution' after coup attempt

The Department of Foreign Affairs said there has been serious disruption to public transport and air travel.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your Saturday.

Turkey coup: 265 killed in clashes, almost 3,000 soldiers detained

Hundreds of people took to the streets to show their support for the country’s leader, clashing with armed forces.

Why is there a coup happening in Turkey?

Why is this happening? TheJournal.ie takes a look at the background.

# turkey - Friday 15 July, 2016

Turkey coup: Military says it has taken over - but thousands take to the street to protest

The military said it has “completely taken over the administration of the country” but President Erdogan has urged people to take to the streets.

# turkey - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Irish teenager jumps 25 feet into river to save boy's life in Turkey

Scouts Sean Thompson and Millie Powell have been hailed as heroes after rescuing a 14-year-old.

From The42 'I think it is in crisis now' - Sonia O'Sullivan on African athletes competing at Europeans Controversy

'I think it is in crisis now' - Sonia O'Sullivan on African athletes competing at Europeans

Irish athlete Fionnuala McCormack recently hit out at the controversial nationality rules that allow allegiance switches.

# turkey - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

Istanbul airport terror attack death toll rises to 41, with 239 injured

Thirteen foreign nationals are among the dead.

# turkey - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

28 dead and 60 others injured in Istanbul airport blast - official says

Turkish news sources are reporting that three suicide bombers carried out the attack.

# turkey - Monday 27 June, 2016

Pope Francis says Christians should apologise to gay people

The pope was speaking after a trip to Armenia.

# turkey - Thursday 23 June, 2016

From The42 Late Republic of Ireland goal sends Turkey crashing out Eastbound And Down

Late Republic of Ireland goal sends Turkey crashing out

That’s for 1999 and big Tony Cascarino.

# turkey - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

From The42 Turkey keep qualification hopes alive but the Czechs are heading home Turkish Delight

Turkey keep qualification hopes alive but the Czechs are heading home

Despite losing their first two Euro 2016 games, Fatih Terim’s men are still in with a chance of reaching the knockout stages.

From The42 As it happened: Croatia v Spain and Czech Republic v Turkey - Euro 2016 Minute-by-Minute This post contains videos

As it happened: Croatia v Spain and Czech Republic v Turkey - Euro 2016

Group D concludes tonight with matches in Bordeaux and Lens.

# turkey - Friday 17 June, 2016

From The42 Iniesta pulls the strings as Morata fires Spain into the last 16 Turkey Shoot

Iniesta pulls the strings as Morata fires Spain into the last 16

Turkey were nowhere near a match for the reigning champions in Nice.

From The42 As it happened: Spain v Turkey, Euro 2016 Liveblog

As it happened: Spain v Turkey, Euro 2016

We went minute-by-minute as one of the tournament favourites aimed to tighten their grip on Group D.

Charity rejects EU funding in protest at 'shameful' response to migrant crisis MSF

Charity rejects EU funding in protest at 'shameful' response to migrant crisis

“We cannot accept funding from the EU or the member states while at the same time treating the victims of their policies.”

Status Quo's Rick Parfitt in hospital after suspected heart attack

The guitarist’s condition has been described as serious.

# turkey - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Opinion: Allowing animals to be exported from Ireland to Turkey is no victory

Over five years, sheep, cows, and goats were illegally kept on trucks at the Turkish border for days on end in squalid conditions without being offloaded, writes Peter Stevenson.

# turkey - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Two more Turkish police officers killed in another car bombing

Images carried by Turkish media showed a massive plume of black smoke rising from the rubble of the severely damaged police station.

# turkey - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

At least 11 killed after Istanbul car bomb

Reports said the explosion took place close to the Vezneciler metro station.

# turkey - Monday 6 June, 2016

Six children and eight adults killed as school bus plunges into canal in Turkey

The bus was returning from a school trip to a park and museum late last night.

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