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# Kurds
Kurdish people in Ireland and Europe protest against Turkey's Syria offensive
Kurdish people in Dublin held a rally on O’Connell Street outside the GPO.
# Syria
Turkish Ambassador to Ireland: There's no 'threat' to send 3.6 million refugees to EU
The Turkish President yesterday said the country could do just that if the EU doesn’t support the country.
# Syria
Poll: Would you support sanctions against Turkey over its assault in Syria?
France has said the EU is to consider the action.
# Syria
First Turkish soldier killed in offensive against Kurdish fighters in Syria
Seven civilians including a nine-month-old baby were killed in Turkish border towns and nearly 70 people were injured.
# Syria
Explainer: As Turkey attacks and Trump watches on, who are the Kurds and why are they in the middle?
The US made the surprise decision to pull troops out of northern Syria, leaving Turkey to enter.
# Kurds
British IS fighters known as 'The Beatles' taken into US custody
The US has moved some Islamic State prisoners amid fears they could escape custody as Turkey invades northeast Syria.
# Syria
Trump defends Syria decision saying Kurds 'didn't help us with Normandy'
The Kurdish forces are “fighting for their land,” Trump said.
# Kurds
'Deeply troubled': Tánaiste urges Turkey to refrain from assault on Syrian Kurdish forces
The US has been accused of abandoning Kurdish troops as Russia warns that the ‘whole region could be ignited’.
# turkey shoot
Trump threatens to 'totally destroy' Turkey's economy if it does anything 'off-limits' in Syria
The US President cited his “great and unmatched wisdom” in deciding what is “off limits”.
# White House
In a major shift, US to remove troops as Turkey set to invade Syria
This move would result in an uncertain fate for the Kurdish fighters allied with the US.
# free agent
Ex-Liverpool striker Sturridge finds a new club in Turkey
The 29-year-old England international has agreed to join Trabzonspor on a three-year deal.
Liverpool v Chelsea, UEFA Super Cup
We went minute-by-minute as Liverpool faced Chelsea in the Uefa Super Cup.
# Istanbul
Istanbul mayoral election re-run: Opposition wins again in major defeat for Erdogan's party
The re-run took place after a new election was ordered following the opposition’s victory in March.
# Turkey
Erdogan's ruling party set to lose Istanbul election
Election authorities annulled the first vote in March after Erdogan’s ruling party alleged corruption.
# out of sorts
Deschamps defends Mbappe after intense criticism
The PSG man was below his usual standard on Saturday, but he was no worse than his French team-mates, insists the World Cup-winning coach.
# Je ne sais pas
'I don't remember the last time we were so bad' - Pogba at a loss to explain shock French defeat
Turkey stunned the world champions in their Euro 2020 qualifier.
Turkey local elections: Setback for President Erdogan as party set to lose capital
The AKP party also risks defeat in the country’s economic hub Istanbul.
# diplomatic tensions
Australia furious as Turkey's president refers to Gallipoli after Christchurch mosque attack
Scott Morrison warned he would consider “all options” in reviewing ties between the two countries.
# US
US to scrap special status for Turkey and India in attempt to end trade war with China
Certain products from the two countries will no longer be imported to the US duty-free.
FSAI recalls batch of sliced turkey meat over Listeria fears
Symptoms of Listeria infection can include vomiting, nausea, persistent fever, muscle aches, severe headache and neck stiffness.
# islamic state
US-backed soldiers among 15 killed in suicide attack in Syria
Nine civilians and five US-backed fighters are among the dead.
# Syria
Trump warns he will 'devastate Turkey economically' if it attacks the Kurds
The US assault on Isis in Syria has been spearheaded on the ground by Kurdish fighters.
# get stuffed
On chef duty this year? Here's everything you need to know to cook a perfect turkey (safely)
Chef Adrian Martin has some top tips on how to cook a delicious Christmas roast.
# War
Donald Trump signs order for US military's controversial Syria exit
The announcement that US troops would leave the war-racked country has shocked global partners and American politicians alike.
# Ankara
Seven killed and 46 injured in early-morning train crash in Turkey
The crash happened at around 6.30am near the Turkish capital Ankara.
# Washington D.C.
Street by Saudi US embassy could be renamed 'Jamal Khashoggi Way'
Journalist Khashoggi was murdered in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul in October.
# Jamal Khashoggi
Five Saudi officials face death penalty over Khashoggi murder
Jamal Khashoggi died after being drugged and then dismembered.
# Jamal Khashoggi
Turkey says it shared recordings of Khashoggi killing with Saudi Arabia, Britain and US
President Erdogan also told reporters that Saudi Arabia had to “act fairly” and disclose those responsible for the 2 October.
# Jamal Khashoggi
Dublin City University 'reviewing relationship' with Saudi university
“Dublin City University is monitoring current developments related to Saudi Arabia and is reviewing its relationships in that context,” a DCU spokesperson confirmed this week.
# Jamal Khashoggi
Khashoggi's body was 'dissolved' after he was murdered says Turkish officials
“Khashoggi’s body was not in need of burying,” the official told the Washington Post on the condition of anonymity.
# Khashoggi
Journalist Jamal Khashoggi was strangled and dismembered, Turkey says
The revelations came only an hour after Saudi Arabia’s chief prosecutor left Istanbul.
# Jamal Khashoggi
'Must concern us all greatly': Pentagon Chief Jim Mattis on murder of Saudi journalist
Mattis told a security conference that the US “does not tolerate this kind of ruthless action.
# Khashoggi
Son of murdered journalist Khashoggi leaves Saudi Arabia
He is en route to the US.
# Jamal Khashoggi
Saudi crown prince denounces 'repulsive' Khashoggi murder, without addressing cover-up accusations
Saudi leaders have denied involvement in Khashoggi’s murder, pushing responsibility down the chain of command.
# cover up
'Worst cover-up in the history of cover-ups': Trump lashes out at Saudi consulate murder
Turkish officials claim a 15-men team tortured, killed and dismembered the writer.
# Saudi Arabia
Turkish President says Khashoggi killing planned 'days in advance'
Erdogan has said the murder was premeditated and those behind it must be held to account.
# Jamal Khashoggi
Saudi official wore murdered journalist's clothes outside Turkish consulate in bid to mislead investigators
Jamal Khashoggi was killed on 2 October after stepping inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.
# Jamal Khashoggi
Saudi Arabia says it doesn't know the whereabouts of Jamal Khashoggi's body
Riyadh has said it did not know the whereabouts of his body.
# Jamal Khashoggi
Donald Trump accuses Saudi Arabia of 'deception and lies' over Khashoggi killing
EU, Germany, France, Britain, Australia, Canada and the UN have all called for greater clarity from Saudi Arabia.
# Jamal Khashoggi
Saudi Arabia admits missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in 'fistfight' in Turkish consulate
Pro-government Turkish media have repeatedly claimed that Khashoggi was tortured and decapitated by a Saudi hit squad.