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Turkey slams EU threat of sanctions over East Med dispute

Turkish foreign ministry warns against threat of measures amid Eastern Mediterranean standoff with Greece and Cyprus. from Al Jazeera – Breaking News, World News and Video from Al Jazeera https://ift.tt/36qB8ex

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New strict social media measures enter into force in Turkey

Laws require social media giants to set up offices in Turkey and include penalties for not removing offending posts. from Al Jazeera – Breaking News, World News and Video from Al Jazeera https://ift.tt/3n6AMQ9

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Turkey, Greece ‘ready to resume’ exploratory talks over East Med

Prospect of dialogue appears more likely after Turkish president holds call with Merkel and EU Council president. from Al Jazeera English https://ift.tt/32T8y3j

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Research vessel at heart of east Med row back near Turkey shore

Greek government calls the departure of the Oruc Reis from disputed area after weeks of tension ‘a positive step’. from Al Jazeera English https://ift.tt/2FfU6JZ

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Black Sea gas strengthens Turkey’s hand in geopolitics

Is Turkey on the cusp of turning into a regional energy power? from Al Jazeera English https://ift.tt/3hzAyhl

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Russia ready to mediate in Eastern Mediterranean crisis: Lavrov

Amid tensions between Turkey and Greece over oil-and-gas exploration rights, Russian foreign minister promotes dialogue. from Al Jazeera English https://ift.tt/2GCz5t3

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East Med crisis: Greek PM raises sanctions threat against Turkey

Europe should hit Ankara with ‘meaningful sanctions’ if Turkey fails to withdraw from Eastern Med, says Mitsotakis. from Al Jazeera English https://ift.tt/3hi8UV4

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Turkey grants increased power to neighbourhood watchmen

Parliament approves bill that critics say empowers an under-qualified force and may lead to human rights violations. from Al Jazeera English https://ift.tt/30sW3e9

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Turkey: Journalist accused of revealing state secrets arrested

Muyesser Yildiz of OdaTV arrested for ‘political and military espionage’ over stories on Turkey’s involvement in Libya. from Al Jazeera English https://ift.tt/2Ypj5jo

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Refugee shelter burns as Greece rolls out new asylum restrictions

Blaze at refugee centre on Lesbos amid tense standoff between Turkey and EU over responsibility for migrants. from Al Jazeera English https://ift.tt/2wGC5zy

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Russia and Turkey agree on Idlib ceasefire

Russia and Turkey have agreed on a military ceasefire in Syria’s Idlib province. from Al Jazeera English https://ift.tt/2v65gf3

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Turkey, EU and the imperilled refugee deal

Ankara accuses Brussels of not living up to promises it made in a 2016 deal that almost halted refugee flow to EU. from Al Jazeera English https://ift.tt/3azrdCz

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Is the European Union facing a new refugee crisis?

Refugees and migrants try to reach Europe after Turkey opened its borders. from Al Jazeera English https://ift.tt/2x24NLB

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UN warns of ‘bloodbath’ as Syria fighting escalates

Turkey’s president to phone Russian counterpart as fighting in Syria threatens nearly one million trapped civilians. from Al Jazeera English https://ift.tt/38MZca5

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Turkey: Osman Kavala re-arrested hours after acquittal

New warrant in relation to 2016 coup bid comes on same day Kavala was acquitted for accusations over Gezi Park protests. from Al Jazeera English https://ift.tt/38GqLSa

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Dozens injured as plane skids off Istanbul airport runway

The plane was carrying 171 passengers and six crew members from Turkey’s western province of Izmir. from Al Jazeera English https://ift.tt/31v4Xq8

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