Daily Archives: January 30, 2018

Special Report: With more Islamic schooling, Erdogan aims to reshape Turkey

On a hill overlooking Istanbul is a religious school where, 50 years ago, a boy from a working class district attended classes in Islam. The boy was Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey’s future president. The school was one of the first Imam … Continue reading

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Volunteers in north to help Turkish forces in Afrin

Fifty volunteers in the north have signed up for the army to help Turkish soldiers fight in Syria’s Afrin region, it was reported on Wednesday. According to the Cyprus News Agency citing press reports from the north, 50 members of … Continue reading

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