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Turkey News - Mar 14

By bartolo - Posted on 13 March 2014


Turkey's Erdogan condemns protesters as deaths fuel tensions - Reuters

VIDEO: Erdogan says protests 'nothing to do with democracy' - YouTube

Ex-EU Minister Bağış raises eyebrows with ‘necrophiles’ tweet during Berkin Elvan’s funeral -

Turkish PM’s top adviser’s Twitter account gets hacked with messages of solidarity with the Berkin Elvan protests -

Turkey’s opposition leader visits Elvan family - Anadolu Agency

İstanbul court removes obstacle to Gezi Park construction project - Today's Zaman


Approximately 40 arrested after protests in Ankara following the funeral of the teenager Berkin Elvan -


VIDEO: Protests Turn Violent After Gezi Victim Berkin Elvan's Funeral Part 1 - YouTube


VIDEO: Protests Turn Violent After Gezi Victim Berkin Elvan's Funeral Part 2 - YouTube


Funeral of young man Karamanoğlu killed by a “stray bullet” fired by Berkin Elvan protesters cause tension in sensitive area -


VIDEO: Massive funeral of Karamanoğlu killed by a “stray bullet” fired by Berkin Elvan protesters Part 1 - YouTube


VIDEO: Massive Funeral of Karamanoğlu killed by a “stray bullet” fired by Berkin Elvan protesters Part 2 - YouTube




Interior minister Efkan Ala ordered purge of police officers, new wiretap reveals - Today's Zaman

More on the recordings of Interior Minister Efkan Ala - Today's Zaman

PM's undersecretary orders governor to call in raid on journalist's house - CİHAN

New audio leaks further prove AK Party government's control of media - CİHAN

Turkey's AK Party using state-run Turkish Radio and Television Corporation as propaganda mouthpiece - Today's Zaman

Cost of a 15-minute meeting with PM Erdoğan is TL 500,000 - Today's Zaman


Turkish PM refutes claims of accounts in Swiss banks -


Opposition: Dec. 17 graft probe exposes exchange of state secrets for bribes - Today's Zaman




European Parliament slams Turkey over rights, graft probe in report - CİHAN

FULL REPORT: European Parliament Progress Report on Turkey - European Parliament

Ankara disappointed over European Parliament resolution -

EUobserver: EU Turkish diplomats embarrassed over Erdoğan - CİHAN


VIDEO: Erdogan on Gülenists: They are Worse than Shiites - YouTube


Turkey presses on with Gulen school closure - Al Jazeera English


Fidan gives anti-Hizmet file to US gov't, then visits Gülen, Karaca says - CİHAN


Ex-AKP lawmaker and minister says he will vote for main opposition in elections -


FULL REPORT: Turkey Goes to the Ballot Box: 2014 Municipal Elections and Beyond - Brookings Institution


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