Tag Archives: Turkey


Turkey court ruling on religious marriages spurs uproar

A decision by Turkey's top court to allow citizens to be religiously married without a legally-binding civil marriage has triggered an uproar among the country's legal & human rights circles,…


Suge Knight hires Michael Jackson ex-attorney in California murder trial

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – One-time rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight formally changed his attorney on Friday in the murder case against him, bringing in the lawyer who successfully represented Michael…


EU must change, PM tells Juncker

David Cameron told European Union president Jean-Claude Juncker that the EU "needs to change" to meet UK voters' concerns as he stepped up pre-referendum efforts to secure a reformed relationship…


Iraqi forces thwart third Islamic State attack east of Ramadi

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraqi forces said they thwarted a third attempt by Islamic State militants to break through their defensive lines east of the city of Ramadi overnight on Thursday….


Boat migrant arrest over Tunisia attack sparks Italy row

Italy said it had arrested a Moroccan illegal immigrant suspected of involvement in a deadly attack on a Tunis museum, fuelling a row over the threat of jihadists arriving in…


Egypt executes six militants for attack on soldiers

By Michael Georgy CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt has executed six members of a Sinai-based militant group with links to Islamic State for carrying out an attack on soldiers near Cairo…