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News Turkey » People: Turkey arrests 100 people in online gambling crackdown

News channel or source: https://calvinayre.com/2018/02/13/business/turkey-arrests-100-online-gambling-crackdown/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Turkey is making good on its pledge to stamp out illegal gambling operators, particularly those who ply their trade over the internet. On Tuesday, Turkey’s Hurriyet Daily News quoted a report from the state-run Anadolu Agency that over 1k police officers ...

News Turkey » People: Turkey arrests 786 people for condemning Syria attack

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096482856/Turkey-arrests-786-people-for-condemning-Syria-attack?src=RSS
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

(MENAFN) The number of arrested people who opposed Turkish army attack in northern Syria rose to 786 in the country. Kurdish politicians and doctors, who raised awareness about the threat on human lives in Turkish offensives, are among the detained.

News Turkey » People: 5 million people bet illegally across Turkey: Report

News channel or source: http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/5-million-people-bet-illegally-across-turkey-report-127397
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Around 5 million people across Turkey bet illegally and the underground industry is worth around 50 billion liras, daily Habertürk reported on Feb. 15. The report comes amid ramped up efforts by the Turkish police to fight illegal online betting ...

News Turkey » People: Turkey targets critics of Operation Olive Branch

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/02/turkey-targets-critics-operation-olive-branch-180212201935405.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Probe launched into conduct of leader of main pro-Kurdish party over criticism of Turkey's military offensive in Syria ... Bektas/Reuters] Turkish authorities have arrested at least 666 people since the beginning of a major military operation in northern ...

News Turkey » People: Turkey’s population may reach 100 million people

News channel or source: https://en.trend.az/world/turkey/2863717.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

During the next 22 years, Turkey’s population may grow to 100 million people, the Turkish Statistical Institute said in a message Feb. 21. It is expected that by the end of 2023, the population of Turkey will exceed 86.907 million people. “It is ...

News Turkey » People: Israel Accuses People Close to Turkey of Helping Hamas Movement

News channel or source: https://aawsat.com/english/home/article/1174056/israel-accuses-people-close-turkey-helping-hamas-movement
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Israel on Monday accused people close to the Turkish government of helping the Palestinian Hamas Movement, after it had arrested and deported a Turkish citizen. Israel’s Internal Security Service, Shin Bet, pointed out to Hamas’s "economic and military ...

News Turkey » People: Inside the ancient Roman Hades’ Gate dubbed the real ‘portal to the underworld’ after deaths of people and animals who get too close

News channel or source: https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/5618197/portal-gateway-hell-greek-roman-god-underworld-deadly-gas-turkey/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

During ancient Greek and Roman times, people were also said to have been cut down if they ... The site, in the ancient Phrygian city of Hierapolis, now Pamukkale in southwestern Turkey, is said to closely match historical descriptions of what was known ...

News Turkey » People: Turkey, Palestinian Authority Slam Timing of US Jerusalem Embassy Opening

News channel or source: http://www.laht.com/article.asp?ArticleId=2451513&CategoryId=12395
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

The Turkish foreign ministry said in a statement that Ankara will continue to exert efforts, along with the majority of international community, with a view to protecting the “legitimate rights of the Palestinian people.” Palestinians see East ...

News Turkey » People: Fabled 'Gate to Hell' really did kill people — and now we know why

News channel or source: https://www.mnn.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/stories/fabled-gate-to-hell-unearthed-by-archaeologists-in-turkey
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The "Gate to Hell" — discovered near the modern-day city of Pamukkale in Turkey — is the fabled Plutonium ... why priests would sacrifice animals there — and sometimes even people — but not die themselves. "They … knew that the deadly breath ...

News Turkey » People: Almost 500 People Arrested in Turkey for ‘Promoting’ Kurdish Parties on Social Media

News channel or source: http://www.breitbart.com/national-security/2018/02/12/almost-500-people-arrested-turkey-promoting-kurdish-parties-social-media/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

The Turkish government continued its crackdown on criticism of “Operation Olive Branch,” Turkey’s invasion of Syria to attack Kurdish positions, by arresting 474 people for “promoting” the Kurdistan Workers’ Party of Turkey (PKK) and the ...