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Turkey: Dutch must apologize after clashes

1 year 2 months ago
Turkey summoned a top Dutch diplomat to the Turkish Foreign Ministry in Ankara on Monday to complain about the barring of two of its government ministers from Rotterdam, which sparked violent clashes over the weekend.

Mosul: Nearly 100,000 displaced

1 year 2 months ago
Nearly 100,000 people have been displaced since the operation to liberate western Mosul began last month, according to Iraq's Ministry of Migration And Displaced.

Erdogan, Putin deepen ties, coordinate moves

1 year 2 months ago
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan visited his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, in Moscow on Friday as the two top leaders work to coordinate their military and diplomatic moves in the 6-year-old Syrian conflict and to deepen their economic ties.

Merkel warns Turkey over democracy

1 year 2 months ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned Thursday that Turkey's approach to democracy and the rule of law are "deeply problematic" to the country's future cooperation with the European Union.

Ancient artifacts found in ISIS tunnels

1 year 2 months ago
ISIS extremists have reveled in destroying ancient shrines and antiquities, posting videos on social media of their vandalism. In an odd twist, however, they've inadvertently uncovered a treasure-trove of ancient statues and inscriptions dating back to the days of the Assyrian Empire.

CNN reporter returns to Mosul

1 year 2 months ago
Trapped by an ISIS firefight, CNN's Arwa Damon and Brice Laine took shelter with an ordinary Iraqi family in East Mosul. Two months after their escape, the pair returned to discover the fate of the soldiers and civilians they met, and to find out how the city and its people are recovering after years under ISIS control.
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