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Deadly wildfire encircles Turkish power plant

The New Arab 04 Aug 2021
The nation of 84 million has been transfixed in horror as the most destructive wildfires in generations erase pristine forests and rich farmland across swaths of Turkey's Mediterranean and Aegean coasts ... Turkey's defence and interior ministers said they were mobilising their forces to help firefighters.

Forest fire closes in on coal power station in Turkey

RTE 03 Aug 2021
The fire is approaching the thermal power plant in Milas, Mugla, Turkey ... Turkey's radio and television watchdog RTUK told broadcasters on Tuesday that negative coverage of the fires could encourage "an atmosphere of chaos", harming the public's and firefighters' morale ... Locals help dampen the flames in Milas, Turkey.

Forest fire closes in on Turkish power station

The National 03 Aug 2021
Why is Turkey on fire? Scientists say that humans are to blame ... Turkey's radio and television watchdog RTUK told broadcasters on Tuesday that negative coverage of the fires could encourage “an atmosphere of chaos”, harming the public's and firefighters' morale.

Xinhua Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT, Aug. 3 03 Aug 2021
Khamenei gave his official approval to Raisi at a ceremony broadcast live on state television ... ----. ISTANBUL -- Turkey's annual inflation jumped to 18.95 percent in July, the highest in the last 26 months, the Turkish Statistical Institute revealed on Tuesday ... (Turkey-Inflation). ---- ... ----.

Death toll rises to eight as wildfires rage in southern Turkey

The Irish Times 01 Aug 2021
Wildfires continued to rage on Sunday near Turkey’s holiday beach destinations of Antalya and Mugla as the discovery of more bodies caused the death toll to rise to eight ... Turkish television showed fires had reignited after being extinguished earlier, with blazes and smoke approaching a village.

Fire crews still battling Turkish blazes as some reignite

Belfast Telegraph 01 Aug 2021
More than 100 wildfires have been brought under control in Turkey, according to officials, as firefighters work to battle blazes that continue in popular seaside destinations ... Wildfires in Antalya, Turkey (AP) ... Wildfires in Antalya, Turkey (AP) ... A woman tries to stop an advancing wildfire in Turkey (AP).

Some Alamo movies not worth ticket price

Sulphur Springs News-Telegram 31 Jul 2021
Image. Some Alamo movies not worth ticket price. Body. Davy Crockett at the Fall of the Alamo,” the third motion picture in a long series, opened at theaters across Texas on Aug ... The next Alamo epic was the climax of a television mini-series that aired in 1955 ... And don’t presume Tinkle had anything to do with the 1987 television turkey “The Alamo ... ....

LGBT Turks Take Stock After Disrupted Pride Celebrations

Voa News 29 Jul 2021
Even before the suppression of Pride events, Turkey's LGBT community found itself in the spotlight of national politics and at the core of student activism. In February, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan spoke of sexual minorities with contempt, claiming in a televised speech that, in a moral nation like Turkey, LGBT people do not exist.

Appeals court rejects Turkey's attempt to dismiss suit in attack on DC protesters

The Hill 27 Jul 2021
rejected an attempt by the government of Turkey to dismiss a lawsuit by protesters who were violently attacked by Turkish security officers in May 2017 during a visit by — and within view of — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in the nation's capital ... Plaintiffs in the lawsuit are seeking damages from Turkey.

Iran claims arrest of spies linked to Israel’s Mossad

The National 27 Jul 2021
Members of a group linked to the Israeli intelligence agency Mossad have been arrested in Iran, state TV in Iran said on Tuesday ... The television report did not elaborate or say how many “agents” were arrested or when they purportedly infiltrated Iran, which borders Turkey and Iraq to its west ... July 27th 2021, 11.22 AM. .

EXCLUSIVE: Jessica Alves parties the night away in a plunging nude dress and admits she's ...

The Daily Mail 26 Jul 2021
She underwent sex reassignment surgery in February, and just last month had gastric sleeve surgery in Turkey. And the Brazilian television personality, 37, told the MailOnline that she's 'desperate' to lose her virginity and become a mother by whatever means necessary following her sex change surgery.

The Dubious Feasibility of a Planned Nuclear Reactor in Iraq

The Washington Institute 23 Jul 2021
Iraq needs stability before it can invest in projects like a planned nuclear power plant ... Potential Obstacles to Implementing the Project ... and Western expertise ... Turkey has also decreased the rate of releases from the Tigris River, according to a televised statement from Iraq’s Minister of Environment and Water Resources, Mahdi Rashid al-Hamdani ... .

Erdogan calls for US support for Turkey to protect Kabul airport

Democratic Underground 20 Jul 2021
Erdogan, speaking in a televised address on Tuesday from Northern Cyprus, acknowledged that the Taliban had reservations but said Turkey would nonetheless carry out the mission as long as the US, a NATO partner, meets three specific Turkish requirements.

Turkey's Erdogan rules out concessions on Cyprus visit

The Times of India 19 Jul 2021
NICOSIA ... The island has been divided since 1974, when Turkey seized the north, in response to a coup orchestrated by an Athens-backed junta seeking to annex the island to Greece ... "On this island, there are two states and two peoples," Erdogan said, in comments carried live on television in Turkey ... Start a Conversation. .

Erdoğan’s self- coup continues

Independent online (SA) 16 Jul 2021
... putsch in every corner of Turkey and diplomatic missions abroad ... Speaking to journalist and representatives from television stations in İstanbul on April 3, 2017, Turkey’s main opposition CHP’s leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu stated that the 15 July coup attempt was a “controlled coup”.