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Turkey to offer $700,000 bounty for exiled Palestinian strongman Dahlan
Turkey to offer $700,000 bounty for exiled Palestinian strongman Dahlan
Ankara accuses UAE-based Abbas rival of involvement in 2016 coup attempt against Erdogan and killing of Khashoggi, calls him an ‘agent of Israel’
Turkish MP Lashes out at Jewish Journalist Who Criticized Anti-Semitic Tweet
Turkish MP Lashes out at Jewish Journalist Who Criticized Anti-Semitic Tweet
Lütfü Türkkan has history of anti-Jewish tweets and has previously urged Turkey to declare Israel a ‘terrorist state’.
Iranian Home Buyers Turn to Turkey to Escape U.S. Sanctions
Iranian Home Buyers Turn to Turkey to Escape U.S. Sanctions
´Almost zero bureaucratic processes´ propel Iranians to become second-largest group of foreign property buyers.
Turkey Under Pressure to Tackle Sharp Rise in Murders of Women
Turkey Under Pressure to Tackle Sharp Rise in Murders of Women
Turkey does not keep official statistics on femicide.
Israelis Flock to Turkey in Record Numbers
Israelis Flock to Turkey in Record Numbers
Hostility to Israel and the recent invasion of Syria are not deterring Israelis from traveling to Turkey for vacations or connection flights - if the price is right.
World Reacts to German Attack: Like Darkest Periods of Jewish History
World Reacts to German Attack: Like Darkest Periods of Jewish History
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called on the authorities in Germany to “continue working with determination against antisemitism” in the country.
Gunman Kills 2 in Attack Near German Synagogue and at Kebab Shop
Gunman Kills 2 in Attack Near German Synagogue and at Kebab Shop
By Ron KAMPEAS and Toby AXELROD,  October 9, 2019  Jewısh Telegraphic Agency (JTA)Two people were killed by a gunman who open...
On Being a ‘Philosemite’ in Turkey
On Being a ‘Philosemite’ in Turkey
By Deniz Ertuğ,  Sep. 25, 2019   THE TIMES OF ISRAEL - THE BLOGS “What’s wrong with you? Not even Jews (!) support Isr...
A Striking New Museum Aims to Put a Small Turkish Town on the Art-World Map
A Striking New Museum Aims to Put a Small Turkish Town on the Art-World Map
By Benoît Loiseau, Sep 12, 2019   ARTSY The popular adage “if you build it, they will come,” doesn’t seem to go...
Istanbul for Earth Week
Istanbul for Earth Week
This week will be devoted to global awareness of the world´s climate problem
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