Ex-deputy PM Babacan a formidable rival to Turkey’s Erdoğan

Turkey’s former deputy prime minister in charge of the economy Ali Babacan could pose a serious threat to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his ruling Islamist...

Spehar informs the Security Council on Cyprus

The Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Cyprus and Head of UNFICYP, Elizabeth Spehar, was not in a position to determine what would happen following the letters...

Turkey considers domestic, European alternatives for fighter jets

After Washington halted the delivery of F-35 jets to Turkey and suspended Turkey’s participation in the F-35 joint strike fighter program over Ankara’s decision to acquire Russian...

Turkish FM, US counterpart discuss F-35, S-400 by phone

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and his U.S. counterpart Mike Pompeo had a phone conversation on Saturday, in which they discussed the F-35 fighter jet program and...

‘If needed, Turkey to take same steps in Cyprus as 45 years ago’

The Turkish army will never hesitate to take the same step as 45 years ago "if needed for the lives and security of Turkish Cypriots," the Turkish...
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Suicide in Lefkosa

This morning at 09.30 29 year old Andrei Munayyov was rushed to Lefkosa Hospital but died shortly after arrival. Police are investigating.   

Todays celebration in North Cyprus (Video)

Today marks 45 years since the Turkish Intervention in Cyprus. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lhnJBfAj63o   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9cWjkLlziz8 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p05unEk5rVM Lefkosa Celebrations https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pmVyEFEcU_E Iskele Celebrations https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QoW_wlR-QqM  

Pictures from the Turkish intervention in Cyprus published for the first time

Photos from the Turkish Intervention in Cyprus, July 20, 1974, have been published for the first time ever, by the Turkish media, Anadolu and CNNTurk. See the photos...

45 years on, Turkey’s Peace Operation in Cyprus still echoes

"The Turkish Armed Forces will not open fire as long as it is not fired upon, they are in Cyprus not for war but for peace....

Celebrations begin to remember Cyprus peace operation

LEFKOSA, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus   The celebrations to mark the 45th anniversary of Turkey’s military operation launched to protect Turkish population in Cyprus began on the island...
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