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Turkey Confiscates 50 Religious Properties From Christian Minority

Tensions are high among Turkey’s oldest indigenous community over fears that a recent land grab by the government could lead to its cultural extinction. Turkish authorities recently seized about 50 properties – monasteries, cemeteries and churches – tha...


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US-Born Journalist and Syrian Activist Mother Found Dead in Turkey

A Syrian activist and her U.S.-born journalist daughter have been killed in their home in Istanbul, relatives and Turkish media said Friday — the latest victims of attacks targeting Syrian activists in Turkey. The bodies of 60-year-old Orouba Barakat, f...


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