Eight years after raising its first $30 million fund, 212 is back in the market with a $30 million first close for its latest fund focused on investments in Turkish and Eastern European startups. .. TechCrunch - Published
According to a report by Reuters, on Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin told Turkey and Iran that he wanted to devise a plan to wipe out what he called 'a hotbed of terrorists' in Syria's Idlib..
According to a report by Reuters, on Thursday, ahead of a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said that uncertainty lingers over the withdrawal of US troops..
According to a report by Reuters, on Tuesday, Turkey state media announced that the government had launched one of its largest operations against alleged supporters of a US-based Muslim cleric accused..
According to CNN, the number of people confirmed dead after a multistory residential building collapsed in Istanbul has climbed to 16. Rescuers continue to comb through the wreckage of the building in..
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian President Bashar Assad says only the Syrian army can protect groups in northern Syria. In a speech in the Syrian capital Damascus on Sunday, he appeared to be referring.. Seattle Times - Published
· *China's Uighur community — a mostly-Muslim ethnic group in the western region of Xinjiang — is living through extreme repression by the Chinese government.*
· *Chinese authorities have.. Business Insider - Published
A court within the British military bases in Cyprus has sentenced a Palestinian man to six months in prison after finding him guilty of trying to illegally bring two men into a base from the island's.. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Turkey's state-run news agency is quoting a police report suggesting that the Turkish fiancee of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi may have escaped being a second victim of the killing. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
The Latest on developments related to Syria (all times local): 3 p.m. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says the territorial integrity of Syria can only be preserved if Kurdish militia forces are.. FOXNews.com - Published
Analysts at Danske Bank remains bearish on the Turkish lira but they raise the medium- and long-term outlook slightly due to the currency stabilisation and a more flexible Federal Reserve.
*Key.. FXstreet.com - Published
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The United Nations says it will host a new informal meeting later this month between the rival leaders of ethnically divided Cyprus. It’s hoped Greek Cypriot President Nicos.. Seattle Times - Published
Kollmorgen Corp., the Radford, Va.-based maker of motors and automation platforms, bought the Turkish affiliate, Elsim Electrotechnical Systems AS, in March 2013. Elsim continued to do business in.. Wall Street Journal - Published
BERLIN (AP) — A German court says it had no option but to reject an American request for the extradition of a Turkish man wanted in the United States on terrorism charges. Frankfurt state court.. Seattle Times - Published
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish officials say one more person has been found dead in the rubble of a collapsed eight-story building in Istanbul, raising the death toll to at least three. Istanbul Gov... Seattle Times - Published
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Sparks have signed forward Ashley Walker, bringing her back to the WNBA. Walker is currently playing in the Turkish League for Mersin. She is averaging 16.4 points,.. Seattle Times - Published
WASHINGTON (AP) — A terrorism suspect recently arrested in Germany and wanted for prosecution in the United States has been deported instead to Turkey. That’s according to a U.S. official who spoke.. Seattle Times - Published