Daily Archives: September 21, 2014

HASAN – Is it Saudi Arabia or Egypt that lies in the crosshairs of the IS?

Is it Saudi Arabia or Egypt that lies in the crosshairs of the IS?And so, after 101 days of captivity, the hostages in Mosul were able to return to their homes. I want to thank …

EKREM – Learning our lessons from the ’49 hostages’ crisis

Learning our lessons from the ‘49 hostages’ crisisThe 49 people who were taken hostage by the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) were eventually released. Thus, Turkey has taken a deep breath.

We …

OKAN UDO – Aantage Fener in race for 4 Super League stars

Aantage Fener in racefor 4 Super League starsDefending champion Fenerbahe, aka the Yellow Canaries, needed a late Emre BelzoIlu penalty to beat visiting gutsy Gaziantepspor 1-0 in week three of the Spor Toto Super at …

PAT – Behind locked gates

Behind locked gatesIt had been there for as long as I could remember A lovely old house, abandoned, ruinous, standing right beside the road in the middle of urgup, utterly unmissable because of its splendidly …

TODAY’S – Dollar gains value against lira, interest rates follow

Dollar gains value against lira, interest rates followThe lira and Turkish stocks sustained losses with interest rates following suit on Monday, along with other emerging markets and currencies, as a series of disappointing signs of …