Turkey

BERLIN (PanARMENIAN.Net) — The wife of one of Turkey’s most prominent exiled journalists has been reunited this week with her family in Berlin three years after her passport was confiscated, Deutsche Welle reports. Can Dundar, the[...]

FRANKFURT, Germany — Many journalists, too many, have been arrested and jailed in Turkey and for political reasons. The numbers run into the hundreds. Deniz Yücel is one of them; he was “not the first to be arrested illegally, but was[...]

By Ece Temelkuran “No, that can’t happen here.” How well I remember Americans saying this three years ago, when Donald Trump rode down the Trump Tower escalator and landed in the midst of US history with a resounding thud. I tried to[...]

By Lara Seligman ISTANBUL (Foreign Policy)  —  The US military has grounded the Turkish pilots training on the F-35 fighter jet in the United States and cut off their access to the aircraft’s restricted information in anticipation of[...]

ISTANBUL — People with autism require very special care, and there are precious few facilities providing adequate facilities and personnel to deal with their needs. Armenia is fortunate to have one such establishment; however, being the[...]

By Stasa Salacanin After months of repeated warnings, the US has suspended the delivery of Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II jets parts and program materials to Turkey, what has been seen as the first step toward ending of the actual[...]

By Benny Morris and Dror Ze’evi Between 1894 and 1924, the number of Christians in Asia Minor fell from some 3-4 million to just tens of thousands — from 20 percent of the area’s population to under 2%. Turkey has long attributed[...]

ISTANBUL (Panorama.am) — Istanbul-Armenian Member of Parliament Garo Paylan, representing the pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP), has met with the Armenian boy forcibly converted to Islam on live TV, Ermenihaber reports.[...]

By Erdag Göknar Orhan Pamuk’s Photographs emerge from a specific and recurring moment. As much as they capture subtle aspects of Istanbul geography in and around the iconic confluence of the Bosphorus and the Golden Horn, they also[...]

ISTANBUL (news.am) — Cases of forcible religious conversion continue in Turkey. This time an Armenian teen was converted to Islam on live television on May 14. During his religious TV program, Turkish theologian Nihat Hatipoglu violated[...]