On August 27, during an interview for CNN Turk, the leader of Turkey’s largest opposition party, Kemal Kilicdaroglu, said that the AKP government went too far in post-coup measures.
Comments made by Croatian ex-PM and SDP Chief Zoran Milanović, during a meeting with the Veteran Union, caused controversy throughout the West Balkans and sparked a media frenzy.
MOGADISHU, Somalia — on Friday, August 26, Somali security forces ended an overnight siege by militants at a beach restaurant in the capital, which killed least 10 people, including two members of Al Shabaab, officials said.
Today, August 26, during a joint press conference of Turkish and Bulgarian Prime Ministers, which was a part of PM Boyko Borissov’s visit to Turkey, PM of Turkey, Binali Yildrim, told the press that unless the EU guarantees a visa-free travel regime for Turkey in October, Ankara could abandon the “refugee deal” to stem the …
HELMAND, Afghanistan — The Taliban prison in Nad’ Ali has been bombed, killing 22 and wounding three others; most of the victims are Afghan Security Forces personnel, said an Afghan Taliban spokesman. Additionally, another air strike in the same area has killed 24 Taliban members, including their commander, with 4 others being wounded.
MOGADISHU, Somalia — Armed Gunmen have stormed a popular beach restaurant in Mogadishu after setting off a car bomb at the main entrance of the building on Thursday evening at around 7:30 P.M. local time in Somalia.
MOGADISHU, Somalia — A suicide car bomb was detonated at the gates of the Banadir beach restaurant near the Turkish Embassy building in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu, on Thursday evening, police have said.
The largest opposition party in Turkey, Republican People’s Party (CHP), publicly supported Operation “Euphrates Shield”, but called it “long overdue”. The Pro-Kurdish and Turkey’s 3rd largest party Democratic Peoples’ Party (HDP) criticized the AKP government for dragging the nation into “vortex of war“ without the consent of the parliament.
Secretly taped conversations between former Croatian PM and Social Democratic Party (SDP) Chief Zoran Milanović and Veteran Union members was released to the public by the Croatian daily newspaper Jutarnji List, and sent shockwaves of outrage and anger across the West Balkans.
KABUL, Afghanistan: An attack on American University in Afghanistan killed 13 and wounded 35 others. The militants hit the wall of the school with an explosives laden vehicle and entered the university premises.
The Afghan Security Forces soon reached the premises to chase the militants and safeguard the students and staff inside the university, according to the Interior …