Karaman (Turkey)

Type: City
Name: Karaman (Turkey)
Country: Turkey
Latitude: 37.18
Longitude: 33.220001
population: 120,464
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Lesbos, finding the roots

Wilco Van HerpenLesbos, an island conquered by Fatih Sultan Mehmet in 1462, became a refuge for rebellious and stubborn Turkmens refusing assimilation. It later became a stronghold against pirates, where a castle still stands today‘The castle is the only ... [Published Turkish Daily - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Harvard summer school offers Ottoman Turkish classes on Cunda Island

BALIKESİR - Anadolu AgencyHarvard and Koç University’s summer school hosts local and foreign students for Ottoman Turkish classes every year on Turkey’s Cunda Island, off the Aegean coastDHA PhotosSince 1997, an institute on Ayvalık’s Cunda Island affiliated ... [Published Turkish Daily - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

ALİ - Demirtaş: convincing and authentic

Demirtaş: convincing and authenticSelahattin Demirtaş's presidential candidacy is significant in many respects and has the potential to leave a trace in the Turkish political structure. Not only with respect to his discourse regarding the Kurdish issue ... [Published Zaman - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Sino-Turkey railway co-op

Economic cooperation between Turkey and China has continued to grow.Chinese firms have played an important role in the development of Turkey's railways.A high-speed railway linking the capital Ankara with the country's largest city Istanbul has recently ... [Published CNC World - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 2 reports

Technical glitch stops Turkey’s 1st high-speed train

ANKARA: A train carrying Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on its first ever high-speed trip between Ankara and Istanbul on Friday suffered an unscheduled halt for half an hour due to a technical problem, television reports said.The train was ... [Published The Gulf Today - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Turkish universities boycott Israeli counterparts

Published July 25th 201410:15amUS Jewish organization asks Turkish PM to return a courage award he received in 2004Turkey-Israel relations continue to deteriorate against the backdrop of the latest Gaza crisis. Over the past few days several Turkish ... [Published i24news - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 1 reports

Turkey: Water levels still low in basins despite heavy rains

According to the Turkish State Meteorological Service, water levels remain low in 24 out of Turkey's 25 drainage basins despite heavy rains in May.After a dry winter, Turkey is struggling with drought. The agency's latest report said that although 17 ... [Published EMWIS/SEMIDE Latest Uploads - Jun 18 2014]
Entities: Turkey, Konya, Drought
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Turkey PM Acts On His Threat To "Destroy Twitter", Blocks Countrywide Access

When we reported early yesterday that Turkey's Prime Minister Erdogan warned that since Twitter had ignored court orders to remove content related to a government corruption scandal., that he would "destroy Twitter" and that "we'll dig up Twitter ... [Published Zero Hedge - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 10 2014 - Updated Mar 10 2014 - 1 reports

Turk Telekom appoints Kasirga as board member

Turk Telekom announced that Fahri Kasirga will be appointed as a board member, replacing Suleyman Karaman, an independent board member who resigned. A former Minister of Justice, Kasirga is currently undersecretary to the Prime Minister of Turkey. Kasirga ... [Published Telecompaper - Mar 10 2014]

Quotes

"The Ankara-Istanbul high-speed train is built with enormous efforts. It's a significant project of cooperation between Turkey and China. During the building of the railway, we have developed a profound friendship with the Chinese companies and they have proven their ability. We appreciate their contribution to this project and we expect further cooperation with China."
"We should at least support our side in such [a] situation [where] Muslim countries have subsided into a silence" Hilmi Turkmen, mayor of the city’s Uskudar district, said
Sakir Yucel Karaman, mayor of Istanbul's Gungoren district, said: "It is important to emphasize that we should not give any logistical support to Israeli violence."
...that he would "destroy Twitter" and that "we'll dig up Twitter - all of them - from the roots" he raged, "they'll see the power of the Republic of Turkey" it may not have been quite clear what he meant...

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Lesbos, finding the roots [Published Turkish Daily - Aug 26 2014]
Harvard summer school offers Ottoman Turkish cl... [Published Turkish Daily - Aug 18 2014]
ALİ - Demirtaş: convincing and authentic [Published Zaman - Jul 30 2014]
Sino-Turkey railway co-op [Published CNC World - Jul 28 2014]
Technical glitch stops Turkey’s 1st high-spee... [Published The Gulf Today - Jul 26 2014]
Technical problem stops Turkey high-speed train... [Published Focus Bulgaria - Jul 25 2014]
Turkish universities boycott Israeli counterparts [Published i24news - Jul 25 2014]
Growing number of Turkish universities boycotti... [Published Jerusalem Post - Jul 24 2014]
Turks begin Israeli boycott, declare 3 days mou... [Published World Bulletin - Jul 22 2014]
Turkey: Water levels still low in basins despit... [Published EMWIS/SEMIDE Latest Uploads - Jun 18 2014]
Turkey PM Acts On His Threat To "Destroy Twitte... [Published Zero Hedge - Mar 21 2014]
Turk Telekom appoints Kasirga as board member [Published Telecompaper - Mar 10 2014]
Fact Sheet for Turkiye Vakiflar Bankasi TAO [Published Able2Act - Mar 04 2008]
Fact Sheet for Türkiye Kalkinma Bankasi A.S. [Published Able2Act - Mar 04 2008]
Fact Sheet for Celik Halat ve Tel Sanayi AS [Published Able2Act - Mar 04 2008]
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Turkey: Water levels still low in basins despit... [Published EMWIS/SEMIDE Latest Uploads - Jun 18 2014]
According to the Turkish State Meteorological Service, water levels remain low in 24 out of Turkey's 25 drainage basins despite heavy rains in May.After a dry winter, Turkey is struggling with drought. The agency's latest report said that although 17 ...
Turkey PM Acts On His Threat To "Destroy Twitte... [Published Zero Hedge - Mar 21 2014]
When we reported early yesterday that Turkey's Prime Minister Erdogan warned that since Twitter had ignored court orders to remove content related to a government corruption scandal., that he would "destroy Twitter" and that "we'll dig up Twitter ...
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