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By Tajuddin
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Jul 21st, 2016
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Ankara, Turkey ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan declared a state of emergency on Wednesday as he widened a crackdown against thousands of members of the security forces, judiciary, civil service and academia after a failed military coup. Erdogan said the state of emer...
By Tajuddin
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Jul 17th, 2016
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Istanbul, Turkey ( Vox Media + DIPLOMAT.SO) The apparently failed coup against President Erdoğan of Turkey continued to unfold Saturday morning, in what remains a very uncertain and fluid situation. Friday night, during the most chaotic sequence of events, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan gave an inter...
By Tajuddin
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Jul 17th, 2016
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Istanbul, Turkey ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Colonel Muharrem Kose, a former officer in the Turkish Armed Forces was named by state-run Anadolu News Agency as the leader of the coup attempt against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s government. The bloody coup attempt that struck Ankara on ...
By Tajuddin
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Jul 16th, 2016
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Istanbul, Turkey (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO)- Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said in Istanbul that those who were involved in coup attempt will be punished. A mission to fully cleanse the Turkish military of traitorous elements has begun, Erdogan said in the wake of a coup. He was greeted by crowds at I...
By Tajuddin
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Jul 16th, 2016
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Istanbul, Turkey ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – 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. Erdogan, who had been holidaying on the coast when the coup was la...
By Tajuddin
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Apr 15th, 2016
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Istanbul, Turkey ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday proposed a body within the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to solidify and institutionalize cooperation against terrorism. “Once again, I call on the international bodies to review th...
By Tajuddin
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Feb 25th, 2016
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Istanbul,Turkey ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The High-Level Partnership Forum on Somalia came to a close in Istanbul, Turkey today, after two days of deliberations on Somalia’s progress particularly in the security, political fronts. In a communiqué issued at the end of the conference, attended by over 200...
By Tajuddin
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Feb 24th, 2016
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Istanbul, Turkey (DIPLOMAT.SO) – A high-profile event on women, peace and security on the opening day of the third ministerial High-Level Partnership Forum (HLPF) asserted the rights of Somali women to become protagonists in the politics, security and state-building agenda of their country. The feder...
By Tajuddin
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Feb 24th, 2016
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Istanbul,Turkey (DIPLOMAT.SO) – A high-profile event spotlighting the aspirations and challenges facing Somali youth was held on the first day of the High-Level Partnership Forum (HLPF). Titled ‘Investing In Somali Youth,’ the event was co-hosted by the Somali Ministry of Youth & Sports and the ...
By Tajuddin
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Feb 23rd, 2016
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Istanbul, Turkey ( ANSA + DIPLOMAT.SO) – is a “crucial” year for Somalia with scheduled parliamentary elections later this year, Italian Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni said Tuesday. “Election years, coming in the middle of ongoing processes of stabilisation, are always compl...