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Police helicopter carrying 12 crashes in eastern Turkey – security sources

DIYARBAKIR, Turkey: A Turkish police helicopter carrying 12 people crashed in the eastern province of Tunceli on Tuesday, the local governor’s office said, adding that the crash may have been caused by poor weather conditions. The helicopter was carrying a judge, seven police officers, one sergeant and three crew members, the Tunceli governor’s office said… Read More »

Brazil eyeing presidential visit to White House – sources

BRASILIA: Brazilian and U.S. officials are in talks about a White House visit by President Michel Temer to discuss bilateral trade and investment issues, two sources in Temer’s office said on Wednesday. U.S. President Donald Trump invited Temer for a visit during a March 18 phone call, when the two leaders discussed deepening commercial and… Read More »

Germany's SPD leaders nominate Schulz as chancellor candidate – sources

BERLIN: Leaders of Germany’s Social Democratic Party (SPD) on Sunday unanimously nominated former European Parliament President Martin Schulz to run against conservative Angela Merkel in a national election in September, sources familiar with the decision said. The decision is to be formalised at a special party conference to be held on March 19, the sources… Read More »

Chinese investors to pay second deposit in AC Milan deal only on Tuesday – sources

MILAN: The Chinese consortium seeking to buy Italian soccer club AC Milan is expected to pay an agreed second 100 million-euro (83.69 million pound) deposit by Tuesday, a day later than originally scheduled, two sources close to the matter said on Monday. Last week the Chinese investors and the holding company of former Italian prime… Read More »

Turkey's Prime Minister to meet Russia's Putin in December: Sources

ANKARA: Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin during a visit on Dec 5 and 6, government sources said. Russia and Turkey, a NATO member, are backing opposing sides in the Syrian conflict. In recent months they have been normalising ties that broke down a year ago when Turkey shot down… Read More »

Bomb-laden car explodes near central bank in Yemen's Aden – sources

ADEN: A car laden with explosives blew up near the headquarters of Yemen’s central bank in the southern city of Aden on Saturday and five people were injured, local security sources said. Security guards fired at the car as it moved at high speed towards the bank’s building and it then blew up, they said.… Read More »

Three Turkish soldiers killed by roadside bomb in Kurdish southeast – sources

ANKARA: Three Turkish soldiers travelling in a military personnel carrier were killed by a roadside bomb in Turkey’s mainly Kurdish southeast on Friday, security sources said. Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants were suspected of having planted the bomb on the road between Turkey’s Diyarbakir and Mardin provinces, the sources said. The separatist PKK has waged… Read More »

Credible News Sources

Recently, Keith Olbermann, on his MSNBC news show, Countdown with Keith Olbermann, cited Fox News as the “worst persons in the world.” He claimed that the Fox News Channel is blatant right-wing propaganda. He also noted that President Obama, in a recent TV interview (the same interview, incidentally, as the now-notorious fly-swatting incident, in which,… Read More »