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Claim: Lira’s Slump Leaves Turks Searching for Hard-to-Find Medicines

A piece of news published by Bloomberg claimed that patients could not access vital medicines because of the depreciation of the Turkish lira.

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Turkish Airlines denies the claim that it transported illegal migrants to Belarus

The newspaper Bild, published in Germany, claimed that THY allegedly transported refugees to Musk by private flights.

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Turkey slams Macron's 'wrong, populist' comments on Algeria

Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu Thursday slammed French President Emmanuel Macron's "extremely wrong," "populist" comments on Turkey and Algeria over colonialism.

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Are all women really safe under the Istanbul Convention?

An article published by Bloomberg Businessweek[1] has claimed that Turkey's decision to withdraw from the Istanbul Convention raises concerns about women's participation in the economy and security.

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UK defence chief denies The Times report on Afghan refugee processing centres in Turkey

British Defense Secretary Ben Wallace denied reports that the UK was planning to establish refugee processing centres in Turkey.

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Claim: Turkey's President Rewrote the History of the 2016 Coup

On 14 July 2021, Haaretz published an opinion article written by Simon A.

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Claim: Ursula von der Leyen was denied chair at Erdogan meeting because she’s a woman

Ursula von der Leyen, the President of the European Commission, has claimed that she was denied a chair because she is a woman during a meeting with President Erdogan of Turkey this month.

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