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Turkey regains control as coup bid claims 250 lives

ANKARAZ: Turkish authorities wrested back control of the country Saturday, after crushing a military coup by discontented soldiers seeking to seize power from President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that claimed more than 250 lives. After facing down the bloodiest challenge to his 13-year rule, Erdogan urged his backers to stay on …

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Turkey chief of staff Akar rescued, taken to safe location: TV

ANKARA -UNS : Turkish security forces on Saturday rescued the country’s top army general in an operation in Ankara after a coup attempt, taking him to a safe location, the private CNN-Turk television reported. General Hulusi Akar was rescued after an operation was launched in Akinci air base, northwest of …

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Pakistan,Germany,US other countries express solidarity with Turkish govt

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD – Pakistan expressed solidarity of people and government of Pakistan with the Turkish Government and democratic institutions. Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Syed Tariq Fatemi has telephoned Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and expressed solidarity of people and government of Pakistan with the …

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Turkey PM denounces ‘illegal attempt’ by ‘group’ in military

ANKARA: Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim on Friday denounced what he said was an “illegal attempt” by elements in the military after bridges were partially shut down in Istanbul and jets flew low over Ankara. “We are working on the possibility of an attempt. We will not allow this attempt,” …

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Over 199 dead in failed anti-Erdogan ‘coup’ attempt in Turkey

ISTANBUL -Reuters/UNS – An attempted Turkish military coup appeared to crumble in the early hours of Saturday after crowds answered President Tayyip Erdogan’s call to take to the streets to support him. Over 199 people have been killed and 1100 injured in firing and bomb attacks. While addressing the nation, …

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45 killed,200 injured in Istanbul bombings: PM blames ISIS

ISTANBUL -UNS- Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said early signs suggested the so-called Islamic State was behind the Istanbul airport attack in which over 45 people were killed and 200 were injured. Talking to UNS Another Security official said that recent bombings have been linked to either IS or Kurdish separatists. …

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Turkish,Israeli leaders laud deal to restore ties

ANKARA -UNS : Israeli and Turkish leaders on Monday lauded a deal reached at the weekend to restore ties after six years of acrimony over a deadly raid on a Gaza-bound aid flotilla. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stressed Israel’s maritime blockade of the Hamas-run Gaza Strip would remain after the …

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Istanbul bans gay pride march on security grounds

ISTANBUL -UNS : The authorities in Turkey’s biggest city Istanbul on Friday banned an annual gay pride march planned for later this month, citing security and public order fears. The order, angrily denounced by the Istanbul pride organisers, means anyone taking part in the June 26 march in the defiance …

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