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2010-08-15 13:57:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Jewish Committee urged Prime Minister Erdogan to investigate claims that Turkey recently used chemical weapons against Kurdish separatists.

2009-09-02 13:11:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- On Friday, September 4, 2009, Kurds and their supporters will be gathering at the Canadian Embassy in Washington, D.C.

2006-06-25 11:34:42

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A blast probably caused by an exploding gas canister at a popular Turkish tourist area killed four people, including a Norwegian and a Ukrainian, and injured about 25 on Sunday, CNN Turk television said. It was unclear whether the explosion was an accident.

2006-06-25 11:31:27

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A blast probably caused by an exploding gas canister at a popular Turkish tourist area killed four people, including a Norwegian and a Ukrainian, and injured about 25 on Sunday, CNN Turk television said. It was unclear whether the explosion was an accident.

2006-06-25 11:21:57

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A blast probably caused by an exploding gas canister killed three people and injured about 25 in a Turkish tourist area, a police officer at the scene and state-run Anatolian news agency said on Sunday. It was unclear whether the explosion was an accident.

2006-05-04 01:00:22

DIYARBAKIR, Turkey (Reuters) - A bomb exploded beside a minibus carrying soldiers' children home from school on Wednesday in a town in southeast Turkey, injuring 17 people including 11 children, a local security chief said.

2006-04-16 13:59:19

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A bomb explosion on a busy pedestrian street on the outskirts of Istanbul wounded 31 people on Sunday, police said, in the latest violence to strike Turkey in recent weeks.

2006-04-16 12:39:55

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A bomb explosion near shops on the outskirts of Istanbul wounded 30 people on Sunday, the state-run news agency Anatolian said. There was no immediate claim of responsibility.

2006-04-12 20:14:15

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Turkish police have detained a British researcher for New York-based Human Rights Watch for alleged visa violations and intend to deport him shortly, the rights group said on Wednesday.

2006-04-07 11:28:36

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Two women bombers blew themselves up at a mosque in Turkey's Black Sea city Ordu on Friday, leaving one bomber dead and the other injured, media reports said.


Word of the Day
swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.