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Turkish airlines flights hit as staff report ill

Turkish Airlines had to cancel flights on Tuesday, after being hit by staff reporting ill in a protest at a draft law which would make it illegal for aviation workers to strike.

May 29, 2012 6:20
 
Cash-strapped Libyans ransack Istanbul consulate

Cash-strapped Libyans ransack Istanbul consulate

Turkish police detained more than two dozen Libyans after they occupied and ransacked the Libyan consulate in Istanbul on Friday to protest at a lack of financial support from their government while in Turkey for medical treatment.

March 24, 2012 3:39
 
Passengers body searched as Israeli-Turkish tension rises

Passengers body searched as Israeli-Turkish tension rises

Airport incidents follow UN flotilla report; Business travellers between two countries feel the heat as Israeli-Turkish relations decline.

September 6, 2011 11:26
 

Crisis not over, says IMF head

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Dominique Strauss-Kahn said the crisis is far...

October 3, 2009 10:45