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# turkey - Yesterday’s News


# turkey - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Ireland is nowhere near close to settling its share of Syrian refugees

Ireland has pledged to take in 4,000 people by the end of next year and so far about 500 have been accepted.

# turkey - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Seven police killed by rebel bomb attack in Turkey’s Kurdish south

A 30-year campaign by separatists resumed last year.

# turkey - Friday 18 March, 2016

Amnesty calls EU migrant deal ‘flawed, illegal and immoral’

Under the deal, all new irregular migrants arriving in Greece will be sent back to Turkey.

Footage from this morning shows Turkish coastguard 'attacking' migrant dinghy

There were 20 men, 15 children and five women on the boat that was attacked.

# turkey - Monday 14 March, 2016

Cavan estate agent accused of selling woman’s apartment in Turkey and keeping €42,000

The court was told Sean Boylan “continuously deceived” Marian Ryan.

Ankara bombing: 37 confirmed dead after blast at busy transport hub

The attackers are said to have deliberately targeted the bus stop.

# turkey - Sunday 13 March, 2016

At least 27 people killed by car bomb in Ankara

Turkey has been hit by a spate of deadly attacks since the middle of last year.

# turkey - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

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

Plan for Greece to send back illegal migrants under ‘one-for-one’ deal

The suggestion was made by the Turkish prime minister.

# turkey - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Defiant front page as police seize control of Turkish newspaper Press Freedom This post contains videos

Defiant front page as police seize control of Turkish newspaper

Police have used teargas on protesters.

# turkey - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

28 people killed, 61 wounded as Turkish president vows to retaliate over massive car bomb attack

Local reports said that the explosion in the Turkish capital Ankara took place near a military base.

# turkey - Friday 12 February, 2016

Five-storey building collapses in Istanbul tourist district

The building is near one of the city’s main shopping streets.

# turkey - Saturday 6 February, 2016

Tens of thousands flee for Turkish border amid Russia-backed onslaught on Aleppo

Turkey last faced such an influx in 2014 when 200,000 refugees fled the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobane over three days.

# turkey - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Irish people told to exercise caution in Turkey after yesterday’s suicide attack

Yesterday’s IS suicide bomb killed 10 people in Istanbul – most of them German tourists.

# turkey - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

At least eight Germans among ten killed in Istanbul suicide blast

The attack has been blamed on the so-called Islamic State.

# turkey - Sunday 10 January, 2016

Engaged couples in Turkey are being told not to flirt or hold hands

In many areas, sex before marriage is not only a taboo but simply out of the question.

# turkey - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Drowned toddler the first migrant tragedy of 2016

“Nothing can prepare you for the horrific reality of what is going on.”

# turkey - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Relatives of Syrian boy Alan Kurdi, who drowned off the coast of Turkey, have arrived in Canada

Alan’s uncle Mohammed and his wife and children hope to make a new live for themselves in Canada.

# turkey - Sunday 27 December, 2015

Three-month-old baby and her grandfather killed as rebels clash with soldiers in Turkey

The girl was hit in the head when her family home was shelled.

# turkey - Saturday 26 December, 2015

Here are three leftover turkey recipes to restore family cohesion

Omelettes, soup and stir fries are good ways to get the most out of the leftover Christmas dinner.

The Turkish president ‘talked a man out of taking his own life’

The man was apparently preparing to jump to his death when Erdogan’s motorcade was passing by.

# turkey - Friday 25 December, 2015

Here’s what happens to your stomach when you eat too much

We often say that our stomachs feel as if they’re about to burst. But can we really die from overeating?

VIDEO: How to carve a turkey properly Let's Do This This post contains videos

VIDEO: How to carve a turkey properly

You’ve done the hard part of cooking it, but what’s the best way to carve it?

# turkey - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Father of drowned Syrian toddler to give Channel 4′s Christmas message

He will appeal for the world to open its doors to Syrians.

From The Daily Edge 11 bits of Christmas dinner porn to get you all excited for tomorrow Ham

# turkey - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

From The42 Footballer sacked after sickening kick to opponent’s head Football This post contains videos

Footballer sacked after sickening kick to opponent’s head

Turkish non-league game descended into chaos after disgusting incident.

# turkey - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Why do we eat turkey at Christmas?

It’s not just because it’s delicious.

# turkey - Saturday 19 December, 2015

18 people have died trying to cross into Europe

Reports are that an additional 14 were pulled to safety by the Turkish coastguard.

# turkey - Friday 18 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge Turkey sucks, and it’s time we were honest about it Turkey Time

Turkey sucks, and it’s time we were honest about it

Just hear us out.

# turkey - Sunday 6 December, 2015

A huge legal case in Turkey hinges on whether the President looks like Gollum

A Turkish doctor could face two years in prison for his tweet.

# turkey - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

Brendan O’Carroll will give 2,500 families their Christmas Day dinner

He has donated vouchers for turkey and ham to the St Vincent de Paul.

Russia has accused Turkey's Prime Minister of buying oil from Isis

Ties between Turkey and Russia have shattered after Ankara shot down the jet on its border with Syria last Tuesday.

Injuries after homemade bomb explodes near Istanbul tram line

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the explosion.

# turkey - Sunday 29 November, 2015

Turkey and the EU have agreed a €3 billion aid deal to stem the flow of migrants into Europe

Turkey insists the money is “for migrants, not for Turkey”.

# turkey - Saturday 28 November, 2015

Russia has just put economic sanctions in place against Turkey

The fallout from the downing of a Russian fighter jet by Turkish forces last week continues.

# turkey - Friday 27 November, 2015

Putin: Turkey’s claims it didn’t know downed jet was Russian are rubbish

“The planes have identification signs and these are well visible,” Putin said.

# turkey - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Russian soldier killed while trying to rescue pilots in plane shot down by Turkey

One of the pilots was killed while the second is reportedly with the Syrian army.

# turkey - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

Putin: Downing of Russian jet by Turkey a "stab in the back"

Video footage of the incident showed a warplane crashing onto a hill and two crew members apparently parachuting safely.

# turkey - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Turkey ‘foiled a major terror plot’ on the same day as the Paris attacks

Authorities are investigating if the foiled plot had any links with events in Paris.

# turkey - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

Seven children among 14 drowned after boat sinks off Turkey

It comes as politicians from sixty nations, including Ireland, gather for a summit in Malta.