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Erdogan urges quick EU decision on membership bid

Added: 26.03.2017 9:25 | 0 views | 0 comments

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday it would be "easier" if the EU blocked Ankara's bid to join the bloc, suggesting he could even hold a referendum on the matter. It was the latest barb in the bitter dispute between Turkey and Europe after Germany and The Netherlands blocked Turkish ministers from campaigning among expats for a "yes" vote in next month's referendum on boosting Erdogan's powers. If a 'yes' comes out on April 16, they would not take us into the European Union?

Six Senses Kaplankaya Opens on the Turkish Riviera

Added: 26.03.2017 8:46 | 0 views | 0 comments

Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas has just opened Six Senses Kaplankaya on Turkey’s dramatic Aegean coast.


Former CIA director: Flynn discussed handing Erdogan foe back to Turkey

Added: 25.03.2017 13:01 | 0 views | 0 comments

Former Central Intelligence Agency Director James Woolsey told CNN Friday that former Trump National Security Adviser Michael Flynn met with representatives of the Turkish government in 2016, and the meeting included discussion of potential ways to send a foe of Turkey's president back to face charges in that country,

Island delicacy: Conched out in the Caribbean

Added: 25.03.2017 12:02 | 2 views | 0 comments

Any visitor to the Turks & Caicos Islands will have ample opportunity to try conch.


Trump's ex-national security adviser 'discussed Gulen removal'

Added: 25.03.2017 9:58 | 0 views | 0 comments

Ex-national security adviser Michael Flynn met Turkish officials during the election campaign.

Switzerland Opens Investigation About Turkey Spying on Citizens

Added: 24.03.2017 19:57 | 1 views | 0 comments

Swiss prosecutors on Friday said they had "concrete indications" that show political espionage of Turkish citizens living in Switzerland but refused to say who they were targeting, according to BBC News. The Swiss Foreign Minister informed his Turkish counterpart that Switzerland would be investigating any illegal intelligence activities over Turkey's controversial referendum slated for next month. The referendum would give current President Recep Tayyip Erdogan far more power but in order for that to happen he would need the votes of Turks living in Turkey and the four million Turkish citizens living abroad. Switzerland is home to 70,000 Turkish nationals with some Turks who are critical of...

Leaked iCloud credentials obtained from third parties, Apple says

Added: 24.03.2017 11:39 | 0 views | 0 comments

A group of hackers threatening to wipe data from Apple devices attached to millions of iCloud accounts didn’t obtain whatever log-in credentials they have through a breach of the company’s services, Apple said.
“There have not been any breaches in any of Apple’s systems including iCloud and Apple ID,” an Apple representative said in an emailed statement. “The alleged list of email addresses and passwords appears to have been obtained from previously compromised third-party services.”
A group calling itself the Turkish Crime Family claims to have login credentials for more than 750 million, and email addresses, and the group says more than 250 million of those credentials provide access to iCloud accounts that don’t have two-factor authentication turned on.

Ongoing academic purge shows Turkey is heading to a dark place

Added: 21.03.2017 10:23 | 0 views | 0 comments

Scientists are among hundreds of academics sacked ahead of Turkey's referendum on handing more power to its authoritarian president, says Caghan Kizil

NFL News: Free Agent Colin Kaepernick Helps Turkish Airlines With Food And Water To Aid Somalia

Added: 21.03.2017 0:31 | 0 views | 0 comments

The NFL free-agent quarter back Colin Kaepernick is trying to make himself a good person off the field by aiding people in Somalia while his wait for the call to play for any NFL team continues.

Europe, N.Africa ministers seek to curb Libya migrant flows

Added: 20.03.2017 20:17 | 1 views | 0 comments

Interior ministers mainly from the central Mediterranean region met in Rome on Monday to ramp up efforts to curb migration from Libya amid a sharp rise in the number of people trying to cross to Europe. One year after a controversial deal with Turkey to stop migrants setting out across the Aegean Sea for Greece, the European Union is seeking to reach a similar accord with conflict-hit Libya, despite fierce opposition from human rights campaigners. Just this past weekend more than 3,300 people were rescued from unseaworthy vessels off the north African country, bringing the number of arrivals in Italy to nearly 20,000 so far in 2017 -- a significant increase on previous years.

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