Turkey Headlines

  • U.S. spending bill would halt transfer of F-35s to Turkey

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. Senate committee passed a spending bill on Thursday including a provision to block Turkey's purchase of Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter jets unless it drops a plan to buy S-400 missile defense systems from Russia.

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  • U.S. spending bill would halt transfer of F-35s to Turkey

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. Senate committee passed a spending bill on Thursday including a provision to block Turkey's purchase of Lockheed Martin F-35 Joint Strike Fighter jets unless it drops a plan to buy S-400 missile defense systems from Russia.

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  • U.S. spending bill would halt transfer of F-35s to Turkey

    WASHINGTON, June 21 (Reuters) - A U.S. Senate committee passed a spending bill on Thursday including a provision to block Turkey's purchase of Lockheed...

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  • Big retailers make pride merchandise in places that aren’t LGBT-friendly

    The merchandise has never been more plentiful or easier to find. Tote bags that say “United” from H&M. T-shirts emblazoned with “I Am Proud” from Levi Strauss & Co. An inflatable, rainbow-colored whale from Target — a “Pride Narwhal.” Pride month has drawn a wide range of big-name retailers offering thematic merchandise timed to the celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights. But some retailers, including H&M, European fast fashion...

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  • Turkish court rules to keep Amnesty official in jail

    ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A Turkish court ruled on Thursday to keep the local chair of Amnesty International in jail as his trial on terror charges continues, the group said, extending a year-long detention that has prompted global outrage.

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  • Turkey gets first F-35 delivery from US

    The United States delivered Thursday its first shipment of F-35 stealth fighter jets to Turkey, despite tensions with the country and US lawmakers'...

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