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Turkey’s lifting of military headscarf ban a boost for women

  • Turkey on Tuesday marked the 20th anniversary of its Feb. 28, 1997 “post-modern coup,” which drastically changed the lives of thousands of people in the country. As the first “bloodless” coup in Turkey it did not involve a violent takeover of power — but did ruin the dreams and hopes of those ...

On Erdogan’s Gulf tour and expectations

  • Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will be on a four-day Gulf tour, during which he will visit important countries of the region. Political and economic relations, as well as regional issues — particularly the conflict in Syria and chaos in Iraq — will be on his agenda. The visit could be...

Saudi-Turkish ties get new meaning

  • Upon the invitation of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Naif paid a two-day official visit to Turkish capital of Ankara from Sept. 29-30.The visit of the crown prince, who was accompanied by a high-level delegation, is just a routine visit which aims to...