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‘The thing is done:’ Khashoggi killing tape indicates hit squad was briefing Riyadh – report

The full transcript of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi’s murder in a Saudi consulate in Turkey reportedly shows that one of the assassins was briefing someone on the phone as the journalist’s dismembering progressed.

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Turkey, Iran should join forces to help Islamic world: Diyanet head

Turkey and Iran need to work together to find solutions to the problems of the Islamic world and for the unity of the Muslim Ummah, the head of Turkey’s Religious Affairs Directorate said Nov. 30.

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Chemical weapons, foreign troops, top on the agenda of the latest Astana meeting on Syria

Iran, Russia, and Turkey – the guarantors of the observance of a ceasefire regime in Syria- in a joint statement at the conclusion of the International Meeting on Syria in Astana, reiterated their commitment to Syria’s sovereignty, independence, unity and territorial integrity.

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Russia, Turkey, Iran to hold Syria talks Nov.28-29 – Kazakh foreign minister

Russia, Turkey, and Iran will hold the next round of talks on Syria on Nov. 28-29 in Kazakhstan, Kazakh foreign minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov said on Monday.

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Washington needs an exit strategy for its YPG policy

The same day the congressional elections took place in the U.S., the State Department announced that it would offer rewards for information leading to the arrest of three major PKK figures, namely Murat Karayılan, Cemil Bayık and Duran Kalkan.

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Turkish Court Sentences Istanbul Airport Bombers to Life in Jail – Reports

A criminal court in Turkey sentenced six men to life in prison on Friday for their role in the 2016 bombings at Istanbul airport, which killed 45 people, state media reported.

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Survey shows falling trust in Erdoğan and Turkish judiciary

The MetroPOLL polling company’s Pulse of Turkey survey in October bore striking results on several of the most urgent issues facing the country, including the economy, domestic and foreign policy and the upcoming local elections.

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Khashoggi murder tapes ‘shocked’ Saudi intelligence – Erdogan

Saudi intelligence personnel were “really shocked” upon listening to the tapes related to journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s murder, collected by Turkish intelligence and shared with several key foreign countries, Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told media while flying back to Turkey from France.

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۲۵ soldiers wounded, 7 missing in Turkey ammunition explosion

At least 25 soldiers were injured and seven more went missing after an explosion in military base in Turkey’s southeastern Hakkari province on Friday, Turkish Defense Ministry said.

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UN Syria envoy meets Iran, Russia, Turkey diplomats

UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura on Tuesday continued to meet diplomats from Iran, Russia and Turkey in Geneva to discuss the process of moving forward to end the Syrian conflict with constitution-related discussions.

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U.S.-Turkey relations: from meltdown to low simmer

In a standard press announcement on September 4, the U.S. embassy to Turkey said former U.S. Ambassador to Turkey James Jeffrey held meeting in Turkey on September 4 in his new role as special representative for Syria engagement.

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Officials from Russia, Turkey, Iran to meet in Geneva

In a new UN-led effort to move forward the process to end the Syrian conflict, senior officials from Russia, Turkey and Iran will meet in Geneva next week for constitution-related discussions, the UN special envoy on Syria said Tuesday.

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The roots of the Turkey-US rift are all in Syria

Turkey and the U.S. have had a long history of alliance, partnership and cooperation but the relations between the two NATO allies have come under increasing strain recently. If you ask when those tensions first started, the answer will be the summer of 2013, when the two countries couldn’t agree on how to deal with the growing violence in Turkey’s neighboring country Syria.

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Zarif in Damascus for the last arrangements before the upcoming Tehran summit

As the presidents of Iran, Russia and Turkey are expected to meet in Tehran on Friday to discuss the Syrian issue, diplomatic activities regarding the Arab country have considerably increased.

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Macron’s proposal fails to set positive agenda for Turkey-EU relations

French President Emmanuel Macron missed no opportunity to urge the European Union to create a “strategic partnership” with Turkey and Russia. As a matter of fact, he raised the issue twice in one week.

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US delegation headed to Middle East to discuss Syria and Iran

Ahead of an expected assault by the Syrian Army backed by Russia and Iran in Idlib, a US delegation will visit Jordan, Turkey and Israel to coordinate and reassure Syria’s neighbours.

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