a year to the day: the infamous murder of jamal khashoggi

Investigations by CIA and UN claim squad of Saudis with diplomatic status, including expert carrying bone saw, flew to Istanbul to intercept Khashoggi as he entered Saudi consulate to arrange marriage papers.. ... Turkey shares audio recordings November Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan..

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David O'Byrne is Istanbul-based journalist and analyst who has covered Turkish politics and energy issues for over 20 years. ... Turkey's Opposition, Buoyed by Its Win Istanbul, Faces Long Road Ahead. ..

what impact will the vote in istanbul have?

But good morning this time the opposition wins by margin of 800,000 votes and celebrates huge party on the streets of Istanbul while the president chews on his moustache.. ... It means that in March and in the repeat vote on Sunday AKP lost Istanbul and Ankara to the opposition, and the..

merve tahiroglu

Why Istanbul's rerun is battle for the soul of Turkey Published on June 2019... Six summers ago, Erdogan's social engineering efforts triggered their first major backslash Istanbul. ..


pompeo bars 16 saudis from us over murder of jamal khashoggi

They are the same people who, November, were targeted by Treasury Department human rights sanctions, addition to Mohammed Alotaibi, Saudi Arabia's consul Istanbul at the time of the murder, for being involved in the abhorrent killing of Khashoggi. ... Khashoggi, Saudi and dissident who wrote for..

» international politics– imemc news

by Ibrahim Fraihat, for Al-Shabaka Palestinian Policy Network The October 2018 murder of Jamal Khashoggi by agents of Saudi Istanbul brought into sharp relief the deepening relations between Saudi Arabia and Israel Israel had supplied Pegasus spyware to Saudi government, and... ..

ukrainian orthodox church gains independence from moscow

But on this year's Orthodox Christmas Eve, the spiritual head of Orthodox Christianity Istanbul granted official recognition to Ukrainian of the church, with Kiev rather than in Russian capital. .. ... Patriarch Kirill, the head of Russian church, who is seen has levied complaints with world..

turkey's war on christian missionaries

Constantinople -- Istanbul ) was hub of Christianity and Hagia Sophia, built there in the century, was the in the world -- until Ottoman Turks invaded the in 1453 and converted the church into mosque. Christian across Ottoman Turkey and the anti- Greek pogrom Istanbul are some of the..


saudi arabia clears mbs in khashoggi killing, seeks death for 5

Khashoggi, Saudi journalist who criticized the rule of Crown Prince Mohammed in articles for The Washington Post, died inside Saudi Consulate Istanbul on October 2. ... He added that the person who ordered the killing was the head of the team that was dispatched to Istanbul to take..


Saudi Public Prosecutor stated on Thursday that the assassination of Khashoggi at Riyadh Turkish of Istanbul in early October was premeditated... ... TEHRAN - Some members of Saudi hit squad who killed Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul appeared cheerful and were drinking alcohol Turkish of..

america’s bloody ally – consortiumnews

While the media has been focused on the murder and dismemberment of Saudi Jamal Khashoggi in Saudi Consulate Istanbul Saudi's five-year bombing campaign on Yemen has been overshadowed.. ... Istanbul ..  They had been to many vigils at the in the 10 days.. ..


erdogan’s “khashoggi speech” is meant to boost his muslim

Turkish president noted that the 18 people arrested Riyadh were those named by Turkey as the assassins, saying they should be tried Istanbul. He also referred to team of three people, without identifying them, arrived Riyadh the day before Khashoggi's disappearance and scouted forest near..


op-ed: saudi arabia is a repressive regime – and so are a lot of us

The murder of Saudi Jamal Khashoggi at Saudi Arabia's Istanbul has put United States with Gulf under intense scrutiny... This image taken from CCTV video obtained by Turkish Hurriyet and made available on Tuesday claims to show Saudi Jamal Khashoggi entering Saudi Istanbul on Oct 2 ... ..


recordings reveal khashoggi tortured then dismembered while still

Khashoggi, U.S and critic of Saudi crown prince, vanished after entering Saudi Istanbul on Oct 2. ... Saudis have denied killing Khashoggi.He was last seen entering Saudi Consulate Istanbul on the 15 other Saudis, including several officials, arrived in Turkish city on two planes and..

turkey: convicted for critical ideas

Istanbul area court hearing the case and the authorities both ignored order by Turkey's top court January to release Mehmet Altan... ... The trial of the journalists and four other defendants started on June 19, 2017 in Istanbul Heavy Penal Court. ..


u.s. military action in syria could be days away

Several sources who attended Istanbul on Monday between Syrian opposition leaders and diplomats from Washington and other governments told Reuters the rebels were told to expect military action and to get ready to negotiate peace.. Ahmad Jarba, president of Syrian National Coalition, met envoys..

two bomb blasts kill 16 in istanbul square

ISTANBUL, Turkey -- Two bombs exploded minutes apart in Istanbul square Sunday night, killing 16 and injuring more than 150 in what the governor said was terror attack. ... Kurdish, leftist and Islamic militants are Istanbul and have carried out past bombings in the city. ..

al-qaeda says it was behind blasts in turkey

The message said the two synagogues in the heart of Istanbul were targeted because al-Qaeda associates thought agents of Israeli intelligence agency, Mossad, were inside. message e-mailed to London-based weekly al-Majalla said al-Qaeda carried out Istanbul bombings Iraq. ..

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