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Ayla Jean Yackley

Ayla Jean Yackley

    Blast in Istanbul tourist district kills at least 10 people
    Blast in Istanbul tourist district kills at least 10 people
    An explosion in the heart of Istanbul's historic Sultanahmet tourist district killed at least ten people and wounded 15 on Tuesday and some local...
    Turkey: Thousands clash with police as teenager is buried
    Turkey: Thousands clash with police as teenager is buried
    Riot police clashed with demonstrators in several Turkish cities for a second day on Wednesday as mourners buried a teenager wounded in protests...
    Turkish unions join fierce protests in which two have died
    Turkish unions join fierce protests in which two have died
    Pockets of protesters clashed with Turkish riot police overnight and a union federation began a two-day strike on Tuesday as anti-government...
    Turkey to pass constitutional changes in March
    Turkey to pass constitutional changes in March
    Turkey's government plans to pass constitutional amendments that have pitted it against the judiciary in a week to 10 days and hold a referendum...