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Four Turkish MPs attend parliament in head scarves, first time in 15 years

31 Oct 2013

ANKARA Four female lawmakers from Turkey's Islamist-rooted ruling party wore Islamic head scarves in parliament on Thursday in a challenge to the country's secular tradition.

Four Turkish MPs attend parliament in head scarves, first time in 15 years

31 Oct 2013

ANKARA Four female lawmakers from Turkey's Islamist-rooted ruling party wore Islamic head scarves in parliament on Thursday in a challenge to the country's secular tradition.

Four Turkish MPs to attend parliament in head scarves, first time in 15 years

31 Oct 2013

ANKARA Four female lawmakers from Turkey's Islamist-rooted ruling party plan to wear their Islamic head scarves in parliament on Thursday in a challenge to the country's secular tradition.

Four Turkish MPs to attend parliament in head scarves, first time in 15 years

31 Oct 2013

ANKARA Four female lawmakers from Turkey's Islamist-rooted ruling party plan to wear their Islamic head scarves in parliament on Thursday in a challenge to the country's secular tradition.

Turkey "highly likely" to sign Chinese missile deal

03 Oct 2013

ANKARA Turkey is likely to sign a $3.4 billion missile defence deal with a Chinese firm under U.S. sanctions, a senior official said on Thursday, a proposal that is already straining relations with Washington.

Turkey 'highly likely' to sign Chinese missile deal

03 Oct 2013

ANKARA Turkey is likely to sign a $3.4 billion (2.10 billion pounds) missile defence deal with a Chinese firm under U.S. sanctions, a senior official said on Thursday, a proposal that is already straining relations with Washington.

Turkey 'highly likely' to sign Chinese missile deal

03 Oct 2013

ANKARA Turkey is likely to sign a $3.4 billion missile defense deal with a Chinese firm under U.S. sanctions, a senior official said on Thursday, a proposal that is already straining relations with Washington.

Turkey 'highly likely' to sign Chinese missile deal - official

03 Oct 2013

ANKARA Turkey is likely to sign a $3.4 billion (2.10 billion pounds) missile defence deal with a Chinese firm under U.S. sanctions, a senior official said on Thursday, a move that could strain relations with Washington.

Turkish government seeks renewed mandate to send troops to Syria

02 Oct 2013

ANKARA The Turkish parliament is likely to extend by a year a mandate authorizing the sending of troops into Syria if needed after the government said the possible use of chemical weapons by President Bashar al-Assad posed a threat to Turkey.

Turkish government seeks renewed mandate to send troops to Syria

02 Oct 2013

ANKARA The Turkish parliament is likely to extend by a year a mandate authorising the sending of troops into Syria if needed after the government said the possible use of chemical weapons by President Bashar al-Assad posed a threat to Turkey.

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