Sophia Jones
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July 19, 2016
Some Turks say they’ve lost trust in the country’s military. Others are worried they’ll be rounded up in mass arrests or targeted by terrorists.
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July 17, 2016
Turkish police have asked citizens to report people who “support terrorism” as government critics warn of possible human rights abuses.
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July 16, 2016
Hundreds are dead and thousands arrested the day after a failed coup plunged Turkey into chaos.
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July 15, 2016
Dozens are dead, over a thousand are injured, a crackdown is underway and Turkey is in chaos.
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July 15, 2016
Turkey’s president called for people to resist in “public squares and airports.”
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July 14, 2016
The family of the American journalist, killed in a 2012 rocket attack in Homs, recently is suing the Syrian regime.
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July 13, 2016
John Cantlie was captured with James Foley in 2012, after crossing into Syria through Turkey.
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July 6, 2016
The triple suicide bombing at Istanbul Ataturk Airport was horrifying, but I still feel lucky to live in this incredible city.
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June 30, 2016
Officials say Tuesday night’s suicide bombers hailed from Russia, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan.
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June 29, 2016
“It shows me that humanity isn’t lost,” said one woman working at a blood donation center where hundreds of people lined up until the morning.
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June 28, 2016
“We were in a pool of blood,” an eyewitness said.
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June 27, 2016
Closer ties could mean a boost to Turkish tourism, gas prospects for Israel and greater security cooperation.
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June 14, 2016
“There are thousands of other Afghans who have been serving America and American people without threatening U.S. security,” said one Afghan professor.
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June 2, 2016
It’s unclear whether German lawmakers’ decision to recognize the Armenian Genocide will affect the EU-Turkey refugee deal.
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May 26, 2016
Some 50,000 Iraqis have waning medicine and food reserves and no way to safely flee the city, aid groups say.