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· May, 2007

Stories about Turkey from May, 2007

FSU, Turkey: Food Delivery

Carpetblogger eats pizza in Istanbul and provides “more proof Turkey was never part of the Soviet Union“: “

Turkey: Plans to Attack Kurds

Turkish blogger Murat Altinbasak links to a news article which discusses Tuesday's deadly rush hour bombing at an Ankara shopping district in which at least six people died and more...

Kurdistance: The Honor Killing of Dua

This may seem like old news....but it isn't. Even though the tragic honor killing of a young girl in Northern Iraq/Southern Kurdistan took place in early April, sometimes the meaning...

Turkey is Typing….the Eurovision Song Contest

While there may still be presidential protests expanding across Turkey, I thought that on this week's article we could diverge into some more important and entertaining prospects of Turkish culture....the...

Turkey is Typing…Winding Down from May Day

The days before May Day were marked by presidential protests in Turkey, but somehow with the coming of the new month, those peaceful protests became marred by violence. This week...

Turkey: Labour Day Chaos

Turkey is witnessing Labour Day chaos, writes Erkan Saka. “Because of tremendous security measures, central Istanbul districts are in a state of chaos. One of our colleagues, who was in...

Turkey is Typing….Is Turkey Heading for Another Coup?

Increased tensions over the Turkish presidential elections result in more protests and even statements from the military alluding to a possible coup if the current Presidential candidate Abdullah Gull becomes...

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