Urfa

Type: City
Name: Urfa
Country: Turkey
Latitude: 37.169998
Longitude: 38.790001
population: 449,785
First reported 49 mins ago - Updated 49 mins ago - 1 reports

International union campaign delivers agreement at Georg Fischer in Turkey

Lastik-Is general president, Abdullah Karacan, told IndustriALL the CBA was signed on 22 July. The signing signifies a long-fought victory to organize workers at the Turkish subsidiary of Swiss based Georg Fischer, a market-leading producer of plastic ... [Published Industriall Union - 49 mins ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

10 New Yorker religion articles to read while the archives are free

The New Yorker has recently made its post-2007 archives open to the non-subscribing public for the next several months. (Some pieces published before 2007 are available, as well.) My colleague Libby Nelson  put together a collection of some of the New ... [Published VOX.com - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Turkey-Israel behind the scenes

Turkey continues to play a double game on Israel: claiming it supports the Palestinian cause while engaging in the highest levels of strategic cooperation with Tel Aviv, writes Sayed Abdel-MeguidThe Arab world was outraged when Ankara signed a strategic ... [Published Al Ahram - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Restoration fiasco at Şanlıurfa fortress with chalk-white stone wall façade

Serdar KorucuISTANBUL / RadikalA chalk-white stone wall has been built at one of the façades of Şanlıurfa’s historic fortress as part of restorations aimed at reinforcing sections of the structure, which collapsed due to heavy rains.However, the wall ... [Published Turkish Daily - Jul 17 2014]
Entities: Urfa, Landslide, Tobacco
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Aliya LeeKong adopts global flavours for home kitchens

In her debut cookbook, Exotic Table, she gives out 100 recipes that span the globe from mandazis from East Africa to Korean-style barbecue chicken Aliya LeeKong hopes to inspire American home cooks with her interpretations of dishes from around the world ... [Published Gulf News - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Child abuse suspect acquitted after court says victim was older than her stated age

İsmail SaymazISTANBUL / RadikalT.Ö. claimed that the victim told him that she would be 18 in a few months.A suspect accused of raping a 14-year-old girl in the Central Anatolian province of Tokat has been acquitted, after a local court stated that the ... [Published Turkish Daily - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Ancient times and current concerns

URFA—This is a city in Southeast Turkey, in the region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, a geographical note that should give a hint to the city’s biblical roots and the ancient sites that hark back to the beginnings of human civilization.But the ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

TURKISH PRESS REVIEW on JUL. 04

Anadolu Agency does not verify these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.The release on Thurdsay of the 31 Turkish truck drivers, who were held by ISIL for 23 days in Iraq is covered extensively by the Turkish press.AKSAM runs with the headline ... [Published World Bulletin - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

PAT - A drumming debate

A drumming debateBoom ba-da, boom ba-da, boom ba-da, boom.It sounds like a train slowly rumbling its way along the tracks, but by now, long experience has told me that what I'm actually hearing is the sound of the Ramadan drummers making their steady ... [Published Zaman - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

ALİ - Police seize bomb-laden car with Syrian license plates in Urfa

Police seize bomb-laden car with Syrian license plates in Urfa Police officers on Thursday discovered a vehicle with Syrian license plates was rigged with explosives during a security check on the highway in the southeastern province of Şanlıurfa on Thursday.The ... [Published Zaman - Jun 26 2014]
Entities: Urfa, Police, Bomb
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Syrian refugees in Urfa call for more support

The Syrian civil war has led almost 2.7 million Syrians to leave their homes and flee to neighbouring countries. According to the UN, there are more than 700,000 Syrian refugees registered in Turkey, and Deputy Prime Minister Besir Atalay estimated that ... [Published Turkish Weekly - Jun 24 2014]
Entities: Urfa, Refugees, Syria
First reported Jun 15 2014 - Updated Jun 15 2014 - 1 reports

The View From Your Window

Entities: Urfa, Turkey

Quotes

"When did the conflict with the West begin, and how could it end?" This is the question Lewis seeks to answer in The Revolt of Islam . Lewis' views on Islam have earned him  criticism...
...Davutoglu said, "Me and all of my responsible friends were awake all night to receive good news." He added that they were informed about the release of the drivers the day before, but he didn’t want to announce the news before he heard the voices...

More Content

All (29) | News (20) | Reports (0) | Blogs (6) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (2) | Press Releases (1)
sort by: Date | Relevance
International union campaign delivers agreement... [Published Industriall Union - 49 mins ago]
10 New Yorker religion articles to read while t... [Published VOX.com - 23 hours ago]
Turkey-Israel behind the scenes [Published Al Ahram - Jul 18 2014]
Restoration fiasco at Şanlıurfa fortress with c... [Published Turkish Daily - Jul 17 2014]
Will Turkey midwife an independent Iraqi Kurdis... [Published AlMonitor - Jul 16 2014]
NURSEL - Female diplomats underrepresented in A... [Published Zaman - Jul 13 2014]
Dinner by the Bosphorus and other memories [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 12 2014]
Aliya LeeKong adopts global flavours for home k... [Published Gulf News - Jul 11 2014]
Child abuse suspect acquitted after court says ... [Published Turkish Daily - Jul 09 2014]
Ancient times and current concerns [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 08 2014]
TURKISH PRESS REVIEW on JUL. 04 [Published World Bulletin - Jul 04 2014]
​Real ‘Battle of Iraq’ is only beginning [Published Russia Today - Jul 03 2014]
PAT - A drumming debate [Published Zaman - Jun 30 2014]
ALİ - Police seize bomb-laden car with Syrian l... [Published Zaman - Jun 26 2014]
Syrian airstrikes on ISIS mark new strategy in ... [Published San Luis Obispo.com - Jun 26 2014]
Dining Out: Alden & Harlow [Published Boston Magazine - Jun 24 2014]
Syrian refugees in Urfa call for more support [Published Turkish Weekly - Jun 24 2014]
HASAN - Raze's tears [Published Zaman - Jun 23 2014]
The View From Your Window [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jun 15 2014]
Turkish Opposition MP Says ISIS is Selling Oil ... [Published AINA - Jun 14 2014]
Turkey: UNHCR Turkey Syrian Refugee Daily Sitre... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 06 2014]
Netanyahu to settler leaders: ‘I fight for you’ [Published Mondoweiss - May 29 2014]
The destruction of the Shrine of Uways in Raqqa... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - May 20 2014]
Syrian Arab Republic: Regional Situation Report... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 06 2014]
Turkey: UNHCR Turkey Syrian Refugee Daily Sitre... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 24 2014]
International Architectural Firm, 5+design Crea... [Published PRWeb - Oct 23 2013]
Amstar et Renaissance ouvrent un centre commerc... [Published PR Newswire - Oct 16 2013]
Biography for Abd-al-Aziz bin Abdallah Al al-Sh... [Published Able2Act - Oct 09 2006]
Biography for Abdullah Ocalan [Published Able2Act - Sep 05 2005]
1
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
The View From Your Window [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jun 15 2014]
Urfa, Turkey, 7.10 am ...
Turkey: UNHCR Turkey Syrian Refugee Daily Sitre... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 06 2014]
Source: UN High Commissioner for RefugeesCountry: Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey Highlights ● On 02 June 2014, AFAD - the Disaster and Emergency Management Agency of Government of Turkey - announced that the total number of Syrians registered and ...
Netanyahu to settler leaders: ‘I fight for you’ [Published Mondoweiss - May 29 2014]
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, right, meets with Dani Dayan, the former head of the Yesha settler’s council, on January 9, 2013 (photo credit: Gideon Markowicz/Flash90) Netanyahu to settlers: I’m fighting for you, but there are international ...
The destruction of the Shrine of Uways in Raqqa... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - May 20 2014]
[ by Charles Cameron -- the destruction by ISIS of the shrine of a remarkable Muslim saint, to be followed by a glimpse of the man himself ] . First, the destruction of the shrine of Uways in Raqqa: Before: I am not sure when the picture ...
Syrian Arab Republic: Regional Situation Report... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 06 2014]
Source: UN Population FundCountry: Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey HIGHLIGHTS SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC: UNFPA provides reproductive health services to 14,200 women, supports Caesarean-section deliveries for 650 women through ...
1 2

Press Releases

sort by: Date | Relevance
Amstar et Renaissance ouvrent un centre commerc... [Published PR Newswire - Oct 16 2013]
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.