Latest News for: Turkish myths


President Biden marks the Armenian genocide

CyprusMail 28 Apr 2024
President Biden became the first American president to recognise the Armenian genocide on April 24, 2021, and debunked the Turkish myth that it never happened ... US arms and support sustain the Turkish ...

Tales from the Coffeeshop: Organised crime only happens on the streets and overnight

CyprusMail 31 Mar 2024
He said, it was a myth that Preznikone had walked out, as he had done nothing of the sort. “It is your propaganda,” he said rather aggressively to the Turkish Cypriot, who asked the question ... as a myth.

EU, Arab states launch effort to reinvigorate Israeli-Palestinian peace

Cleveland Jewish News 19 Sep 2023
1. regional, political and security 2 ... The Palestinian leader also repeated the so-called “Khazar Myth” that he has peddled often over the years, stating that Ashkenazi Jews descend from Turkish Khazars who converted, rather than biblical Israelites.. .

Abbas: Hitler fought Jews for their ‘usury and money’

Cleveland Jewish News 07 Sep 2023
Not true,” Abbas said ... The Palestinian leader also repeated the so-called “Khazar Myth” that he has peddled often over the years, stating that Ashkenazi Jews descend from Turkish Khazars who converted, rather than biblical Israelites ... .

People are vowing never to eat doner kebabs again after finding out what's really in them

The Daily Mail 28 Jul 2023
The footage has emerged in a video posted by YouTube channel Together TV from Channel 4's Food Unwrapped, which takes a deep dive into the mysteries, secrets and myths behind foods from around the globe.

What do Greece and Cyprus expect from Recep Erdogan’s new presidential term?

The Eastern Herald 04 Jun 2023
Zenonas Tsarras, lecturer at the Faculty of Turkish and Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Cyprus and author of the book “8+2 myths about Turkish foreign policy” published in 2022..

Greek Independence Day: Angry reactions to the congratulatory message by the Turkish embassy

Greek City Times 27 Mar 2023
Turkey's friendly rhetoric on the occasion of Greek Independence Day, provoked strong reactions from the leading theorists of Turkish revisionism, such as the retired admirals Cihat Yayci and Cem Gürdeniz.

The earthquakes in Turkey and Syria have shaken both countries

Economist 09 Feb 2023
Soldiers have been redeployed from Turkish-occupied areas of Syria ... Botched search-and-rescue operations exposed the myth of an omnipotent Turkish state, which Turks had been taught to believe in for generations.

Pakistan nominates Erdoğan for the Nobel Peace Prize

Greek City Times 05 Jan 2023
He claimed that the Turkish president "carries the true message of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW) and his teachings of peace, tolerance and love for all humanity, as he continues to dispel the myths ...

From Figures of Faith: Did Unitarians and Universalists invent Christmas in America?

St George News 23 Dec 2022
ST. GEORGE — For the “From Figures of Faith” series, St. George News reached out to the Interfaith Council of St ... Before you accuse me of drinking too much eggnog, please hear me out ... Nicholas, a charitable Turkish bishop, into the myth of Santa Claus.

Istanbul mayor Imamoglu: What does he think of Cyprus?

Greek City Times 15 Dec 2022
He moved to Turkish-occupied northern Cyprus at the age 18 in the late 1980s ... Turkish Perspective of Cyprus ... After all, the very existence of the entire "Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus” rests on that very absurd albeit convenient myth.

Turkey: "Greece is creating a Shadow Army to kill refugees," writes provocatively Yeni Şafak

Greek City Times 04 Nov 2022
With the provocative title, Turkish outlet Yeni Şafak writes ... "The masked men hiding in the forest torture the migrants they catch as pirates and push them to the Turkish border after first taking their money and passports.

Erdogan claims ‘not convincing anyone,’ Greece says

Ekathimerini 22 Oct 2022
“No matter how hard Erdogan and the Turkish leadership tries and insists – with myths, with fabrications, with propaganda, with threats – to create impressions, to panic us, to ...

If you want to keep democracy, vote for Shapirio and Fetterman | PennLive letters

Penn Live 20 Oct 2022
Your vote matters like never before ... Senate ... Mastriano calls the separation of church and state a “myth.” Oz, a Turkish citizen who voted in Turkey’s 2018 presidential election, wants to build a wall at the border ... Prevent that nightmare ... ....

Orhan Pamuk’s Literature of Paranoia

The Atlantic 30 Sep 2022
( Ergenekon is a name from Turkish myth popular among nationalists; it refers to a magical place deep in the Altai Mountains.) Did Pamuk have enemies with murderous intentions? He thought so, and acquired bodyguards .