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Erdogan says Turkey will have world's best military

The leader said his country's armed forces have created a ?great and powerful? Turkey Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed to make Ankara's military "number one" in the world, claiming it has made "awe-inspiring" achievements and major advances in training in recent years.

thelondonnews.net ,  3 hours ago 1
Erdogan says Turkey will have world's best military

Four week warning issued to UK beer drinkers as grain supply threatened

Ukraine is one of the largest suppliers of the worlds grain UK beer drinkers have been issued a four week warning as the cost of a pint is expected to soar within a month if the grain blockade from Ukraine is not lifted. Britain has been called out for not helping to lift the blockade.

nottinghampost.com ,  5 hours ago 1
Four week warning issued to UK beer drinkers as grain supply threatened

Turkey blocks two major Western news websites

The country's media watchdog blocked access to VoA and DW after they refused to obtain a broadcasting license The Turkish Broadcasting Authority (RTUK) has blocked the websites of the German broadcaster Deutsche Welle (DW) and the US international radio station Voice of America (VoA).

thelondonnews.net ,  12 hours ago 0
Turkey blocks two major Western news websites

I’ve reported on refugee crises in Iraq, Turkey and Greece. Here’s what you’re missing about the San Antonio deaths

In my time spent as a foreign correspondent, I have spent time in hastily built structures for Syrians and displacement camps in Iraq. I traveled along the European migrant trail twice and spent time in on a rescue ship in the Mediterranean Sea. And I know one thing: when people die like this, we always learn the wrong lessons

independent.co.uk ,  12 hours ago 17
I’ve reported on refugee crises in Iraq, Turkey and Greece. Here’s what you’re missing about the San Antonio deaths

Uyghur News Recap: June 24-July 1, 2022

Here's a summary of Uyghur-related news around the world: Thailand urged not to deport Uyghurs back to China Rights groups in Thailand urged the government not to extradite Uyghurs to China. Some 50 Uyghur refugees have been held in detention centers in Thailand since fleeing China in 2014.

thelondonnews.net ,  12 hours ago 0
Uyghur News Recap: June 24-July 1, 2022

Revealed: How Russian ships are turning off trackers in the Black Sea to sell Ukraine’s stolen grain

One bulk carrier, the 170m long Matros Koshka, has not been seen since it vanished off the northern coast of Turkey three weeks ago At 170 meters long, with a red hull, white painted superstructure and towering deck cranes, the Matros Koshka is difficult to miss.

telegraph.co.uk ,  13 hours ago 4
Revealed: How Russian ships are turning off trackers in the Black Sea to sell Ukraine’s stolen grain

Jet2 flight travelling from Newcastle airport to Turkey makes U-turn after 'declaring emergency'

The flight from Newcastle to Antalya turned around over Yorkshire and returned to Newcastle Airport A plane travelling from Newcastle to Turkey made a u-turn after "declaring an emergency". The plane turned around over Yorkshire and returned to Newcastle Airport, reports Chronicle Live. In a statement, Jet2 confirmed the flight "followed procedure" and returned to Newcastle Airport on Friday afternoon after the crew reported a "minor fault".

gazettelive.co.uk ,  14 hours ago 189
Jet2 flight travelling from Newcastle airport to Turkey makes U-turn after 'declaring emergency'

RECAP: Jet2 flight from Newcastle to Turkey performs u-turn after 'crew reports fault'

The flight from Newcastle to Antalya turned back around and landed at the North-east airport A Jet2 flight from Newcastle to Turkey turned around after "declaring an emergency", it has been reported. The pilot on the flight from Newcastle to Antalya turned around over Yorkshire and returned to Newcastle Airport, reports Chronicle Live.

gazettelive.co.uk ,  14 hours ago 0
RECAP: Jet2 flight from Newcastle to Turkey performs u-turn after 'crew reports fault'

Armenia, Turkey agree to partially open border closed for decades

12h ago Turkey and Armenia agreed on the next step toward normalizing relations and will open a border to nationals from other countries. Turks and Armenians, for now, will still not be able to cross. The governments of Turkey and Armenia have agreed to allow nationals from other countries — but not yet their own — to cross the border between the two nations, the Turkish Foreign Ministry announced on Friday.

dw.com ,  15 hours ago 13
Armenia, Turkey agree to partially open border closed for decades

Jet2 flight approaching Yorkshire declares mid-air emergency and is forced to make U-turn - how it happened

It's believed that a bird strike has resulted in an engine problem, with the plane, which was en route to Antalya, Turkey, forced to make a U-turn A Jet2 flight has had to make a U-turn mid-journey after it is believed it collided with a bird.

leeds-live.co.uk ,  16 hours ago 10
Jet2 flight approaching Yorkshire declares mid-air emergency and is forced to make U-turn - how it happened

Journalists bizarre Celtic/Liverpool transfer claim

Now Celtic have finally sealed the move for Jota, the club now seem to have their minds set on a move for another central defender and a defensive midfielder. After the collapse of the move of Jullien to Schalke over the last few days, I would still bet that the club are looking to at to the back four to offer coverfor Carl Starfelt and Cameron Carter-Vickers.

celtic.vitalfootball.co.uk ,  17 hours ago 1
Journalists bizarre Celtic/Liverpool transfer claim

Ukraine demands the seizure of Russian-flagged grain ship off Turkey

Ukraine has called for a ship carrying grain from a Russian-occupied part of the country to be seized. The ship is currently lying off the Turkish coast. We've monitored the Russian-flagged ship, the Zhibek Zholy, on its route from the Ukrainian port of Berdyansk to the Turkish port of Karasu.

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Ukraine demands the seizure of Russian-flagged grain ship off Turkey

TikToker's wheelchair-airport ruse sparks anger

A TikTok video creator who feigned injury to use a wheelchair to help him skip airport queues has sparked anger. The post was shared by user @wolfjenko from Leeds and has had more than 1.6m views. It shows him being wheeled to the front of a queue by Jet2 staff.

bbc.com ,  17 hours ago 0
TikToker's wheelchair-airport ruse sparks anger

Domestic competition pointed out as Burnley eye latest Man City raid

Burnley will face domestic competition in the race to sign Arijanet Muric from Manchester City, with an unnamed Championship club interested in the goalkeeper. Vincent Kompany has set about bolstering Burnley’s squad swiftly after taking charge at Turf Moor, with a particular focus on bringing in players from his former club Burnley.

footballleagueworld.co.uk ,  17 hours ago 0
Domestic competition pointed out as Burnley eye latest Man City raid

Travel; Late deals

HELEN MCGURK rounds up this week’s holiday offers TURKEY: Dalaman, (pictured) Olu Deniz, 3+ star Club Hotel Meri, 7 nights bed & breakfast departing from Belfast International on August 29. Price: £899 per person based on 2 sharing, includes a 22kg baggage allowance and return transfers.For more information or to book, freephone 0800 408 5594, visit your local travel agent or click on www.jet2.com or www.jet2holidays.com.

newsletter.co.uk ,  17 hours ago 1
Travel; Late deals

Hull seal transfer of Turkey international ostracised with Mesut Ozil at former club

The former Arsenal and Real Madrid star was frozen out at Fenerbahce towards the end of last season along with teammate Ozan Tufan - and the latter has now joined the Tigers Hull City have captured the signing of midfielder Ozan Tufan - just months after he and Mesut Ozil were both frozen out at Turkish giants Fenerbahce.

mirror.co.uk ,  17 hours ago 3
Hull seal transfer of Turkey international ostracised with Mesut Ozil at former club

Jet2 launches new flights to Turkey in 2023 with holidays from £55pp a night

JET2 is launching brand new routes from the UK to Turkey next year. To celebrate, we've found cheap deals for holidays to Bodrum in Turkey from £55pp a night in 2023. If you click on a link in this story we may earn affiliate revenue. With at least two flights per week beginning on April 3 from the three airports, Bodrum now has more capacity than ever.

thescottishsun.co.uk ,  18 hours ago 2
Jet2 launches new flights to Turkey in 2023 with holidays from £55pp a night

Turkey mulls capital controls amid currency crisis and record inflation

By Pelin Ünker | 18h ago As President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has refused to allow interest rate rises, Turkey steps toward capital controls to support its national currency, the lira. Analysts say an economic slowdown may be on the way. Turkey, which has suffered from a currency crisis in recent months, is getting closer to more serious capital controls.

dw.com ,  18 hours ago 5
Turkey mulls capital controls amid currency crisis and record inflation

Hull sign Turkey midfielder Ozan Tufan from Fenerbahce

Hull have announced the signing of Ozan Tufan from Turkish side Fenerbahce, subject to obtaining a work permit. The 27-year-old midfielder, who has played for Turkey on 65 occasions and scored nine times, has signed a three-year contract which includes a club option of a further 12 months.

sundaypost.com ,  19 hours ago 0
Hull sign Turkey midfielder Ozan Tufan from Fenerbahce