As Erdogan tightens his grip, the legacy of the leader who became the symbol of secularism is fading, the military elite is crumbling and fear is spreading in the academy.
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This is his first decree since imposing a state of emergency after a failed military coup. Nephew of Muslim cleric and Erdogan rival Gulen detained.
Council of Senior Religious Scholars contradicts earlier report, says on Twitter that 15-year-old edict declaring that Pokemon is un-Islamic has not been renewed.
Erdogan says the state of emergency will enable authorities to move swiftly and effectively to root out supporters of the abortive coup.
With Erdogan cracking down on thousands of people after last weekend's failed coup, critics in Turkey and around the world worry about human rights violations.
Once approved, Erdogan will gain sweeping new powers, allowing him to expand a crackdown that has already included mass arrests and the closure of hundreds of schools.
Foreign Minister Javad Zarif extolls document that outlines Tehran's plans to expand its uranium enrichment program after the first 10 years of the nuclear deal.
The country that took in over a million refugees has been lucky so far, but Monday’s train attack by an ax-wielding Afghan refugee could be a harbinger of much worse.
The three-story Abdali Mall is seen as a trailblazer in conserving what resource-poor Jordan lacks most — water and energy. It’s also part of a growing movement to build with local materials.
'We have evidence that the demonstrations for Erdogan that have taken place in Vienna were called for directly from Turkey,' Austria's Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz says.