Turkey’s Erdogan to decline Nobel Peace Prize if awarded

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday that he would not accept Nobel Peace Prize if he was awarded. Erdogan’s remarks came after the awarding of the 2019 Nobel Prize in Literature to Peter Handke, an Austrian writer who is accused…

Ethiopia’s premier receives Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Tuesday received the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize at a ceremony held at the Oslo City Hall in Norway’s capital. Abiy received the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to achieve peace and international cooperation,…

Swedish Academy gets global criticism over Handke award

Swedish Academy’s pick for Nobel Prize in Literature 2019 has received a pouring backlash worldwide over the winner’s denial of the 1995 Bosnian genocide. The Austrian playwright, novelist and poet Peter Handke, 77, was awarded the 2019 prize in…

Israel’s harshness fanned by West, Arab states: Erdogan

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Monday the harsh stance of Israel was fanned by the West and some Arab nations. Speaking at the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) meeting in Istanbul, Erdogan said he feels that Turkey is…

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Ethiopia’s premier receives Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Tuesday received the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize at a ceremony held at the Oslo City Hall in Norway’s capital. Abiy received the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to achieve peace and international…

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Tennis: Federer’s face to be minted on Swiss coin

The Swiss government will produce about 100,000 pieces of 20-franc silver commemorative coin with tennis player Roger Federer's image on it. "The Federal Mint Swissmint is honouring Roger Federer and, for the first time in its history,…

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Ottoman coffeehouses in the U.S.

For nearly five centuries, coffeehouses or cafés have been important cultural spaces that represent globalization, rapid change, and the blending of diverse world cultures. Today’s Starbucks Coffee Company is the product of…

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Turkey-US Confrontation Is Based On Kurdish Question

AK Party Deputy Chairman for Publicity and Media and former Mardin MP Orhan Miroğlu conducted an interview with Pınar Işık Ardor for Global USA readers.   What is the meaning of the last meeting held between the PKK leader Abdullah Öcalan…

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Bolivia ex-leader lauds Mexico president for solidarity

Bolivia's former leader Evo Morales welcomed Monday the remarks of Mexican president in solidarity with the ousted leader. "We thank Brother President Lopez Obrador and the Mexican people for their infinite solidarity with Bolivia and regional…

US restores tariffs on Argentina, Brazil metal imports

U.S. President Donald Trump announced Monday that he will restore tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Brazil and Argentina. "Brazil and Argentina have been presiding over a massive devaluation of their currencies, which is not good for our…

Trump says Hong Kong would be ‘obliterated’ without him

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday protest-hit Hong Kong would be "obliterated" by China in minutes without him. "If it weren't for me, Hong Kong would have been obliterated in 14 minutes," said Trump in a phone interview with "Fox &…

Erdogan distinguishes Kurds, PKK for US senators

'The ones that you’re referring to as Kurds are PYD or YPG, offshoots of PKK terror group', says Erdogan Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told U.S. lawmakers during an Oval Office meeting Wednesday they have applied a misnomer to the an…

Trump says Morales’ resignation warning sign to others

The resignation of Bolivian President Evo Morales should serve as a warning sign to other regional leaders at loggerheads with the U.S., President Donald Trump said Monday. "These events send a strong signal to the illegitimate regimes in…

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Ottoman coffeehouses in the U.S.

For nearly five centuries, coffeehouses or cafés have been important cultural spaces that represent globalization, rapid change, and the blending of diverse world cultures. Today’s Starbucks Coffee Company is the product of…

Turkey’s Afrin Operation and Russia

Turkey initiated the Operation Olive Branch in Afrin canton immediately after the Operation Euphrates Shield and Idlib accomplished at very successful level in order to struggle with the…

Ottoman coffeehouses in the U.S.

For nearly five centuries, coffeehouses or cafés have been important cultural spaces that represent globalization, rapid change, and the blending of diverse world cultures. Today’s…

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Turkey-US Confrontation Is Based On Kurdish Question

AK Party Deputy Chairman for Publicity and Media and former Mardin MP Orhan Miroğlu conducted an interview with Pınar Işık Ardor for Global USA readers.   What is the meaning of the last meeting held between the PKK leader Abdullah Öcalan…

Sport

Tennis: Federer’s face to be minted on Swiss coin

The Swiss government will produce about 100,000 pieces of 20-franc silver commemorative coin with tennis player Roger Federer's image on it. "The Federal Mint Swissmint is honouring Roger Federer and, for the first time in its history,…

Currency

 TRY – Turkish Lira

USD5.78–0.51%
EUR6.42–0.65%
GBP7.58–1.11%
JPY0.05–1.20%
SAR1.54–0.50%
BTC41,494.65–0.77%