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A virtual but intimate exhibition aims to showcase modern-day Assyrian art created by the ancient community's widespread diaspora, exploring the challenges of identity, migration and cultural continuation.

A whopping 170 of parliament's 178 MPs backed a no confidence motion against Hassan Ali Khaire.

Turkish miners break first Ramadan fast in 'underground iftar'

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Turkish miners break first Ramadan fast in 'underground iftar'

Turkish miners in the Soma mines in Manisa Province in western Turkey have marked the start of Ramadan by organizing an iftar (fast-breaking) meal 350 metres below ground.

Turkey has its first ever, accidental, same-sex marriage

The New Arab

Turkey has its first ever, accidental, same-sex marriage

Turkey had its first ever same-sex marriage this month - but the marriage will soon end, as the groom had planned to marry another person ...

The women of <em>Soma</em>: From housewives to thriving businesswomen

Charlie Faulkner

The women of Soma: From housewives to thriving businesswomen

Feature: Turkish women in Soma are transforming themselves from housewives to businesswomen and earning a living for the first time in ...

The New Arab & agencies

Turkey jails Soma mine boss over 2014 disaster

Soma mine chief is jailed for 15 years over the 2014 disaster that killed 301 miners working at the site.

The New Arab & agencies

Turkish authorities 'forcing out' foreign journalists

A growing number of foreign journalists believe that Turkish authorities are attempting to push them out of the country by refusing to renew ...

Vijay Prashad

On the precipice of 21st century fascism

Comment: The rise in violent rhetoric, the scapegoating of minorities and the quashing of dissent all points in one direction, writes Vijay ...

Vijay Prashad

Press freedom at risk in Turkey's landmark election

Analysis: President Erdogan's administration has been cracking down on dissenting journalists ahead of a poll which could see him claim much ...

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