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S-400 system important step but not ultimate answer for Ankara's defense needs - Daily Sabah

S-400 system important step but not ultimate answer for Ankara's defense needsDaily SabahSince Ankara cannot integrate the Russian-made system with NATO radars, the Turkish government will have to find a way to effectively protect the country against high-tech missiles. Ankara is very close to sealing the deal with Moscow for the S-400 ...and more »

Anti-Turkey sentiment does not bring votes - Daily Sabah

Anti-Turkey sentiment does not bring votesDaily SabahGermany and Austria are in extensive electoral campaigns ahead of their elections that will be held in September and October, respectively. Conflicts over elections are particularly heated in Germany. Former European Parliament Chairman Martin Schulz, ...and more »

Germany wants Europe to suspend prep work for EU-Turkey Customs Union - Daily Sabah

Germany wants Europe to suspend prep work for EU-Turkey Customs UnionDaily SabahThe German government wants the European Commission to suspend preparatory work on negotiations with Turkey about modernizing the EU-Turkey Customs Union because it would send the "wrong signal," a draft paper obtained by Reuters showed.and more »

Turkish guard succumbs to wounds from PKK attack - Anadolu Agency;

Turkish guard succumbs to wounds from PKK attack - Anadolu Agency

Anadolu AgencyTurkish guard succumbs to wounds from PKK attackAnadolu AgencyA Turkish village guard who was wounded last month by a PKK terrorist attack succumbed to his injuries at a hospital in southeastern Turkey on Monday, a security source said. The source, who spoke on condition of anonymity due to restrictions on ...and more »

Turkish purchase of Russian missiles nears completion - Asia Times;

Turkish purchase of Russian missiles nears completion - Asia Times

Asia TimesTurkish purchase of Russian missiles nears completionAsia TimesGerman daily Handelsblatt writes on Monday that Turkey's acquisition of a Russian air defense system is about more than one deal. “Erdogan can hardly wait. 'As God wants, we will see the S-400 soon in our country,' he promised to the deputies of his ...and more »

Pentagon alarm over Turkey plan to buy Russian missiles - Outlook India

Pentagon alarm over Turkey plan to buy Russian missilesOutlook IndiaWashington, Jul 31 The pentagon today criticized Turkey's plans to purchase a Russian air-defense system instead of investing in NATO technology. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is in talks to get Russia to supply ankara with its latest S-400 ...and more »

Two PKK terrorists killed in SE Turkey operation - APA

Two PKK terrorists killed in SE Turkey operationAPATwo PKK terrorists were killed in an air operation in Turkey's southeastern province of Hakkari on Monday, according to the provincial governor's office, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency. The operation was carried out south of Mount Guven in Cukurca ...and more »

Pentagon concerned over Turkey's possible purchase of Russian S-400 missile systems - Armenpress.am;

Pentagon concerned over Turkey's possible purchase of Russian S-400 missile systems - Armenpress.am

Armenpress.amPentagon concerned over Turkey's possible purchase of Russian S-400 missile systemsArmenpress.amYEREVAN, JULY 31, ARMENPRESS. The US Department of Defense is concerned over Turkey's plans to buy Russian S-400 surface-to-air missile systems, RIA Novosti reported. Pentagon representative Jeff Davis said these systems are not compatible with ...and more »

German-Turkish tensions not a major threat to arms trade, officials say - DefenseNews.com;

German-Turkish tensions not a major threat to arms trade, officials say - DefenseNews.com

DefenseNews.comGerman-Turkish tensions not a major threat to arms trade, officials sayDefenseNews.comThe Altay is Turkey's first indigenous new generation tank in the making. The Ankara government recently has invited three local manufacturers to submit their bids for a serial production contract involving an initial batch of 250 units. ANKARA and ...and more »

US Concerned 'Only About Interoperability' of S-400 Systems Purchased by Turkey - Sputnik International;

US Concerned 'Only About Interoperability' of S-400 Systems Purchased by Turkey - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalUS Concerned 'Only About Interoperability' of S-400 Systems Purchased by TurkeySputnik InternationalThe Pentagon said Monday the only concern it has regarding the purchase of S-400 systems by its ally Turkey is the one of interoperability. S-400 regiment enters on duty in Crimea. © Sputnik/ Sergey Malgavko. Russia-Turkey S-400 Deal: Ankara Responds ...and more »

Turkey is hoping Russians will fill the German-shaped hole in its tourism industry - Quartz;

Turkey is hoping Russians will fill the German-shaped hole in its tourism industry - Quartz

QuartzTurkey is hoping Russians will fill the German-shaped hole in its tourism industryQuartzDespite Turkey's plentiful beaches, resorts, and rich cultural heritage, tourists have been put off by a series of deadly terror attacks, last year's unsuccessful coup against president Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and the brutal crackdown that followed the ...and more »

Finalising S-400 agreement with Russia, Turkey rejects NATO interoperablity argument - IHS Jane's 360

Finalising S-400 agreement with Russia, Turkey rejects NATO interoperablity argumentIHS Jane's 360Turkey's presidential spokesman, İbrahim Kalin, has said there were only a few minor issues left to be resolved before an agreement with Russia on the purchase of Russian S-400 surface-to-air-missile (SAM) systems. “The core of it has been agreed ...and more »

Turkey detains over 900 people in most recent anti-terror raids - Rudaw;

Turkey detains over 900 people in most recent anti-terror raids - Rudaw

RudawTurkey detains over 900 people in most recent anti-terror raidsRudawAP file photo shows Turkish police officers detaining supporters of pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party, HDP, as they protest the detentions of Kurdish lawmakers, in Ankara, Turkey in November 2016 as part of the terror-related investigations in the ...and more »

Turkey detains more than 1000 suspects in latest anti-terror raids - TRT World;

Turkey detains more than 1000 suspects in latest anti-terror raids - TRT World

TRT WorldTurkey detains more than 1000 suspects in latest anti-terror raidsTRT WorldDuring the past week, 1,157 counter-terrorism operations led to 243 arrests over suspected links to terror organisations and the recovery of a heavy cache of arms and ammunition. Photo by: AA. Founded in 1978, the PKK has waged a decades-long bloody ...and more »

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Is Turkey the next country for a "proxy and long war" of the Transnational Elite? - Pravda

PravdaIs Turkey the next country for a "proxy and long war" of the Transnational Elite?PravdaWhile Russia helped Ankara 'without conditions' during the coup - a massive fire exploded near the military base of NATO in the air base of Incirlik - where, together with the base of Ismir, have been stationed more than 90 nuclear tactical weapons ...and more »

Saudi journalist with links to king visits Erdogan rival Gulen - Middle East Eye;

Saudi journalist with links to king visits Erdogan rival Gulen - Middle East Eye

Middle East EyeSaudi journalist with links to king visits Erdogan rival GulenMiddle East EyeA renowned Saudi journalist visited US-based Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen at his home in Pennsylvania last week, in a show of solidarity with the man accused by Turkey of instigating the failed 15 July coup. In a post on Instagram, publisher of the ...and more »

Turkey Coup: more than 1000 arrested in ongoing crackdown - talkRADIO (press release);

Turkey Coup: more than 1000 arrested in ongoing crackdown - talkRADIO (press release)

talkRADIO (press release)Turkey Coup: more than 1000 arrested in ongoing crackdowntalkRADIO (press release)More than a thousand people have been arrested in Turkey as part of an ongoing crackdown. Following a failed coup to oust President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the Turkish government has been weeding out supposed dissenters. Roughly 50,000 people have ...and more »

Turkey hits PKK targets in northern Iraq, kills seven militants - Hurriyet Daily News;

Turkey hits PKK targets in northern Iraq, kills seven militants - Hurriyet Daily News

Hurriyet Daily NewsTurkey hits PKK targets in northern Iraq, kills seven militantsHurriyet Daily NewsSeven outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) militants were killed in air operations in northern Iraq's Zap region on July 30 and 31, the Turkish General Staff has said in a statement. Airstrikes on PKK targets in the Zap region on July 30 killed ...and more »

Turkey says detained more than 1000 in latest anti-terror raids - The Jerusalem Post;

Turkey says detained more than 1000 in latest anti-terror raids - The Jerusalem Post

The Jerusalem PostTurkey says detained more than 1000 in latest anti-terror raidsThe Jerusalem PostSince last year's failed coup, Turkey has arrested some 50,000 people in a crackdown that is worrying some rights groups. Share on facebook. Share on twitter. turkey turkish officer. A Turkish special forces police officer guards the entrance of the ...and more »

Turkey says detains more than 1000 in latest anti-terror raids - swissinfo.ch

Turkey says detains more than 1000 in latest anti-terror raidsswissinfo.chThe following content is sourced from external partners. We cannot guarantee that it is suitable for the visually or hearing impaired. Reuters International. This content was published on July 31, 2017 9:03 AMJul 31, 2017 - 09:03. ANKARA (Reuters ...and more »