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A Turkish court said it will soon announce its verdict on a proposal to convert the Hagia Sophia museum in Istanbul, a sixth-century building at the heart of both the Christian Byzantine and Muslim Ottoman empires, into a mosque

Istanbul’s iconic Hagia Sophia may be turned back into a mosque, according to a Turkish prosecutor

We have sought clarification from the Turkish ambassador regarding the facts, omissions and incorrect and biased information he advanced during his hearing before the @Senat  Foreign, Defence and Armed Forces Committee. Full statement ->

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Itching to travel these days? Well tonight, we are traveling around the world - in our own backyard. From Turkish delights to Italian comfort foods, our taste buds are in for a treat. @shaynaseym @anthonyeverett @DCPinzonu  #WCVB  #Chronicle5 

A Turkish court will rule in the next 15 days on whether the government is permitted to revert the world-famous #HagiaSophia  Museum into a mosque. #Turkey 

Major moves in basketball's international coaching ranks today with one of Europe's X-and-O stars Sarunas Jasikevicius taking over Barcelona and, as @ismailsenol  reported, Fenerbahce luring Igor Kokoskov off the Kings' bench and away from the NBA to take over the Turkish power

A Turkish court is debating whether to allow the Hagia Sophia, Istanbul’s famous museum, to be turned back into a mosque

The Turkish army on Thursday bombarded a border village in Kurdistan Region's Duhok province with no casualties confirmed, a report said.


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Turkish soldier gives chocolate to a Syrian child - one of the bars drops... He picks it up and thinks he has to give it back. Via @imgur 

Israel strongly condemns the Turkish invasion of the Kurdish areas in Syria and warns against the ethnic cleansing of the Kurds by Turkey and its proxies. Israel is prepared to extend humanitarian assistance to the gallant Kurdish people.

Turkey’s conflict in Syria took a major turn today. First alleged atrocities by Turkish-backed Arab militias, executing Kurds. US military officials tell me it's true, and they are DEEPLY concerned it opens the door to BOTH ethnic cleansing of Kurds and return of ISIS/Al-Qaeda

Turkish state-backed media hails a “successful operation” to “neutralize” an unarmed 35-year old woman working to unite Arabs, Christians, and Kurds in NE Syria. Ms. Hevrin Khalef was reportedly dragged from a vehicle and shot to death. That’s a war crime.

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I have just authorized a doubling of Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum with respect to Turkey as their currency, the Turkish Lira, slides rapidly downward against our very strong Dollar! Aluminum will now be 20% and Steel 50%. Our relations with Turkey are not good at this time!

NEW: I've been investigating Trump's interference in the investigation into Turkish-owned Halkbank, and my suspicions were just confirmed. Attorney General Barr — at Trump’s request — was trying to orchestrate a sweetheart deal to please President Erdogan.

Syria Kurdish official told us, reacting to Trump’s overnight decision.  “The Americans are traitors. They have abandoned us to a Turkish massacre. We can no longer fight against isis and have to defend ourselves. This could allow isis to return to the region.”

Turkish forces have fired on a declared U.S. military outpost in northern Syria. Turkey knows all of our locations down to the precise grid coordinate as confirmed by SECDEF and CJCS only two hours ago. This was not a mistake.