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#Turkey

# turkey - Last year 2021

'I felt alone as a woman': von der Leyen says Turkey chair controversy wouldn't have happened to a man
# Sofagate
# Sofagate

'I felt alone as a woman': von der Leyen says Turkey chair controversy wouldn't have happened to a man

Apr 27th 2021, 7:27 AM 35,049 Views 33 Comments

The commission president was denied a chair at top-level talks in Ankara this month.

Netherlands stunned by Turkey and France held by Ukraine as World Cup qualifiers start
# Dutch Defeat
From The42
# Dutch Defeat

Netherlands stunned by Turkey and France held by Ukraine as World Cup qualifiers start

Updated Mar 24th 2021, 10:29 PM 10,942 Views 4 Comments

Turkey led 3-0 shortly after half-time before eventually winning 4-2.

Turkey criticised for pulling out of landmark treaty protecting women
# Women's Rights
# Women's Rights

Turkey criticised for pulling out of landmark treaty protecting women

Mar 20th 2021, 2:45 PM 23,578 Views 32 Comments

The convention requires governments to adopt legislation prosecuting domestic violence and similar abuse.

Mystery metal monolith vanishes from ancient Turkish site
# Monolith
# Monolith

Mystery metal monolith vanishes from ancient Turkish site

Feb 9th 2021, 7:20 PM 27,902 Views 23 Comments

The three-metre-high metal slab bearing an ancient Turkic script, was only found by a farmer on Friday.

Arsenal outcast Ozil close to joining Fenerbahce on three-and-a-half year deal - reports
# Off The Wage Bill
From The42
# Off The Wage Bill

Arsenal outcast Ozil close to joining Fenerbahce on three-and-a-half year deal - reports

Jan 6th 2021, 11:31 AM 7,541 Views 4 Comments

The German attacker is being strongly linked with a move to Turkey this month.

# turkey - All time

How to cook a decent, stress-free turkey - without the food poisoning
# Gobble Gobble
# Gobble Gobble

How to cook a decent, stress-free turkey - without the food poisoning

Dec 23rd 2020, 8:00 PM 30,813 Views 12 Comments

Let’s try to take some of the stress out of it.

Rescuers in Turkey pull girl alive from rubble four days after quake
# Izmir
# Izmir

Rescuers in Turkey pull girl alive from rubble four days after quake

Updated Nov 3rd 2020, 10:00 AM 18,593 Views 10 Comments

More than 100 people died in the temblor.

Turkey death toll from powerful earthquake rises to 100
# Aegean Quake
# Aegean Quake

Turkey death toll from powerful earthquake rises to 100

Nov 3rd 2020, 7:28 AM 10,561 Views 2 Comments

Two teenagers on their way home from school were also killed in Greece.

At least 38 dead and over 800 injured following strong earthquake off Turkish coast
# Earthquake
# Earthquake

At least 38 dead and over 800 injured following strong earthquake off Turkish coast

Updated Oct 31st 2020, 5:45 PM 30,934 Views 3 Comments

The quake toppled buildings in Izmir, Turkey’s third largest city.

At least 14 dead as strong earthquake hits Turkey and Greece
# Izmir
# Izmir

At least 14 dead as strong earthquake hits Turkey and Greece

Updated Oct 30th 2020, 8:05 PM 27,748 Views 3 Comments

On Samos, two teenagers died after being struck by a wall that collapsed.

Anger as Turkish army reopens Cyprus resort that has turned into ghost town
# Election
# Election

Anger as Turkish army reopens Cyprus resort that has turned into ghost town

Oct 9th 2020, 8:35 AM 40,670 Views 20 Comments

The move threatened to further inflame tensions in the eastern Mediterranean, where Turkey has been engaged in bitter maritime disputes with Greece and Cyprus.

'The people who are dying were born in 2002, 2003, why are they at war?'
# Armenia
# Armenia

'The people who are dying were born in 2002, 2003, why are they at war?'

Oct 3rd 2020, 8:00 PM 46,065 Views 8 Comments

Irish-Armenians are calling for the international community to intervene as deadly fighting continues in the Nagorno-Karabakh region.

Pope 'deeply pained' over decision to turn Hagia Sophia museum into mosque
# Istanbul
# Istanbul

Pope 'deeply pained' over decision to turn Hagia Sophia museum into mosque

Jul 12th 2020, 7:00 PM 34,893 Views 60 Comments

Turkish president Erdogan formally converted the museum back into a mosque on Friday.

'Dismay' from worldwide church group over decision to turn Hagia Sophia back into mosque
# Turkey
# Turkey

'Dismay' from worldwide church group over decision to turn Hagia Sophia back into mosque

Jul 11th 2020, 6:51 PM 27,384 Views 36 Comments

Turkish president Erdogan yesterday formally converted the museum back into a mosque

Murder trial of journalist Jamal Khashoggi begins in Turkey with Saudi suspects absent
# Turkey
# Turkey

Murder trial of journalist Jamal Khashoggi begins in Turkey with Saudi suspects absent

Jul 3rd 2020, 3:56 PM 8,323 Views 8 Comments

Turkish prosecutors claim Saudi deputy intelligence chief and the royal court’s media czar led the operation.

41 people injured in explosion at fireworks factory in Turkey
# Hendek
# Hendek

41 people injured in explosion at fireworks factory in Turkey

Jul 3rd 2020, 3:08 PM 7,761 Views 6 Comments

Up to 200 people were inside the factory but most escaped unharmed.

Explainer: What’s going on between Turkey and Greece and the EU?
# Border Problems
# Border Problems

Explainer: What’s going on between Turkey and Greece and the EU?

Mar 9th 2020, 3:59 PM 16,428 Views 12 Comments

Talks on the migrant crisis are being held today – here’s the background to the situation.

TDs say treatment of people at Greek border 'brings shame to the EU'
# Border
# Border

TDs say treatment of people at Greek border 'brings shame to the EU'

Updated Mar 5th 2020, 4:40 PM 38,565 Views 88 Comments

Turkey has claimed Greece is using live rounds against people at the border, saying three have been killed.

Thousands of migrants are searching for ways to cross the Greece-Turkey border
# Syria Civil War
# Syria Civil War

Thousands of migrants are searching for ways to cross the Greece-Turkey border

Mar 3rd 2020, 1:00 PM 12,750 Views 76 Comments

Greek authorities said they thwarted an attempt by about 1,000 people overnight to cross the border.

Refugees gather at borders as fighting between Syria and Turkey escalates
# Open Borders
# Open Borders

Refugees gather at borders as fighting between Syria and Turkey escalates

Mar 2nd 2020, 9:29 AM 24,677 Views 55 Comments

Turkey’s decision to ease border restrictions came amid a Russia-backed Syrian government offensive into a Syrian province.

At least 13,000 migrants and refugees gather at Greek border as fighting escalates in Syria
# Idlib
# Idlib

At least 13,000 migrants and refugees gather at Greek border as fighting escalates in Syria

Mar 1st 2020, 12:00 PM 12,803 Views 30 Comments

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan opened his country’s borders with Europe.

UN warns 'major international confrontation' possible after 33 Turkish troops killed in Syria
# Idlib
# Idlib

UN warns 'major international confrontation' possible after 33 Turkish troops killed in Syria

Feb 28th 2020, 9:32 PM 19,003 Views 24 Comments

The soldiers were killed in the province of Idlib by a Syrian air strike last night.

Earthquake kills at least eight people in Turkey
# Turkey
# Turkey

Earthquake kills at least eight people in Turkey

Feb 23rd 2020, 11:45 AM 13,220 Views 2 Comments

At least 21 people have been injured.

Three people killed and dozens injured after plane skids off runway in Istanbul
# Turkey
# Turkey

Three people killed and dozens injured after plane skids off runway in Istanbul

Feb 6th 2020, 7:45 AM 13,046 Views 1 Comment

Bad weather and high winds were reported in the area as the plane came in to land.

33 rescue workers killed and dozens injured amid second Turkey avalanche
# Rescue Mission
# Rescue Mission

33 rescue workers killed and dozens injured amid second Turkey avalanche

Feb 5th 2020, 8:40 PM 12,485 Views 5 Comments

A huge team of rescue workers had been sent to find people missing in an earlier avalanche.

120 people injured after plane skids down runway and breaks apart in Istanbul
# Turkey
# Turkey

120 people injured after plane skids down runway and breaks apart in Istanbul

Updated Feb 5th 2020, 7:40 PM 35,642 Views 18 Comments

The Transportation Ministry said there had been no deaths in what it called a “rough landing”.

Turkish earthquake rescue efforts continue as death toll reaches 31
# ELAZIG
# ELAZIG

Turkish earthquake rescue efforts continue as death toll reaches 31

Jan 26th 2020, 7:26 AM 9,307 Views 0 Comments

Officials said at least 1,556 people were injured in Friday night’s quake.

Storm Lorenzo, a shock court ruling, and microplastics: The most read articles on TheJournal.ie this year
# Views
# Views

Storm Lorenzo, a shock court ruling, and microplastics: The most read articles on TheJournal.ie this year

Dec 31st 2019, 3:00 PM 12,623 Views 0 Comments

Thank you for reading.

'Don’t wash the turkey' and other important tips to prevent making your loved ones ill this Christmas
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

'Don’t wash the turkey' and other important tips to prevent making your loved ones ill this Christmas

Dec 22nd 2019, 1:00 PM 32,902 Views 20 Comments

Safefood said for 25% of people, this will be their first time cooking Christmas dinner.

Lisa Smith's period of detention has been extended by 24 hours
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

Lisa Smith's period of detention has been extended by 24 hours

Dec 2nd 2019, 8:48 AM 47,214 Views 137 Comments

Smith was arrested upon arrival at Dublin Airport yesterday.

Lisa Smith arrested on suspicion of terrorist offences after returning to Ireland
# Dublin Airport
# Dublin Airport

Lisa Smith arrested on suspicion of terrorist offences after returning to Ireland

Updated Dec 1st 2019, 11:25 AM 223,594 Views 90 Comments

She arrived at Dublin Airport shortly before 10.30am.

Lisa Smith and her daughter expected to return to Ireland this weekend
# Turkey
# Turkey

Lisa Smith and her daughter expected to return to Ireland this weekend

Nov 29th 2019, 7:55 PM 23,580 Views 14 Comments

Depending on how quickly her case is processed by Turkish officials, she could land back in Ireland as soon as tomorrow.

Lisa Smith is expected back in Ireland by the end of this week
# Repatriated
# Repatriated

Lisa Smith is expected back in Ireland by the end of this week

Nov 26th 2019, 8:28 PM 50,881 Views 144 Comments

Smith will undergo a security assessment when she returns to Ireland, it was reported earlier this month.

Late penalty secures win for France hours after clinching Euro 2020 spot
# Onwards
From The42
# Onwards

Late penalty secures win for France hours after clinching Euro 2020 spot

Updated Nov 14th 2019, 10:07 PM 9,381 Views 8 Comments

Olivier Giroud coverted the spot-kick that gave his side a 2-1 win over Moldova.

Tánaiste: 'Irish military sent to Turkey in supportive role, not to extract Lisa Smith'
# Dáil
# Dáil

Tánaiste: 'Irish military sent to Turkey in supportive role, not to extract Lisa Smith'

Nov 12th 2019, 9:54 PM 14,526 Views 67 Comments

It was revealed yesterday that Smith is due to be repatriated to Ireland.

'Not our problem': Suspected jihadist trapped in no-man's land at border after being expelled from Turkey
# Erdogan
# Erdogan

'Not our problem': Suspected jihadist trapped in no-man's land at border after being expelled from Turkey

Nov 12th 2019, 4:24 PM 16,074 Views 11 Comments

President Erdogan said that the man was not Turkey’s problem.

Lisa Smith expected back in Ireland as Turkey prepares to deport over 20 'foreign jihadists'
# Lisa Smith
# Lisa Smith

Lisa Smith expected back in Ireland as Turkey prepares to deport over 20 'foreign jihadists'

Updated Nov 11th 2019, 6:26 PM 38,194 Views 142 Comments

Lisa Smith and her child are currently in Turkey.

British backer of Syrian White Helmets found dead in Turkey
# James Le Mesurier
# James Le Mesurier

British backer of Syrian White Helmets found dead in Turkey

Nov 11th 2019, 1:14 PM 19,849 Views 41 Comments

The precise details of James Le Mesurier’s death could not be confirmed.

Tánaiste hopeful for breakthrough in Lisa Smith case 'within a few weeks'
# Turkey
# Turkey

Tánaiste hopeful for breakthrough in Lisa Smith case 'within a few weeks'

Nov 4th 2019, 12:40 PM 20,071 Views 143 Comments

Simon Coveney has said his primary concern is for Smith’s two-year-old daughter.

Explainer: What were the Armenian massacres and why is it controversial to describe them as a 'genocide'?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Explainer: What were the Armenian massacres and why is it controversial to describe them as a 'genocide'?

Oct 30th 2019, 2:45 PM 26,756 Views 25 Comments

Recognition of the killings as ‘genocide’ is the subject of a dispute between Turkey and Armenia.