Update on Occupy Turkey Turmoil as government continues heavy handed response to peaceful protest
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Revenge politics in Turkey. “Financial inspectors, police raid biggest Turkish firm owned by Koç
Financial inspectors, police raid biggest Turkish firm owned by Koç Finance officials reportedly staged a raid at Koç Holding’s Tüpraş due to allegations of manufacturing smuggled fuel.
Turkey probes tax affairs of Koc energy.
EFD Rights Watch: Utku Kali, a Turkish soldier, may face 25 years in jail for leaking ‘Reyhanlı bombing files’
Turkish soldier may face 25 years in jail for leaking ‘Reyhanlı bombing files’ A military prosecutor has demanded 25 years imprisonment for the gendarme accused of leaking secret documents on the Reyhanlı bombings-linked to terrorist activities.
Turkey blames Israel for breakdown ANKARA, Turkey,
July 25 (UPI) – Turkey’s deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc blames Israel for failing to reach agreement on compensation for Mavi Marmara victims.