Apple today informed developers that it is raising the prices of apps and in-app purchases in Turkey due to changes in foreign exchange rates. The pricing changes will go into effect in the next few days.
When taxes or foreign exchange rates...
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Paul Richard Huard
A-10 Warthog, Europe
The Henschel Hs 129 wasn't a Warthog. It was a turkey.
Here's What You Need to Know: By the time that the Hs 129 entered service in quantity, the German army was on the defensive.
At first glance, you might...
US President Joe Biden participates in the 74th annual Thanksgiving turkey pardon of Peanut Butter in the Rose Garden of the White House November 19, 2021 in Washington, DC.Alex Wong/Getty Images
Presidents have the sweeping ability to commute...
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The Mediterranean Sea island of Cyprus has been divided since 1974, when Turkey invaded and occupied its northern third after Greek Cypriot nationalists attempted to unite the country with Greece, to the horror of the island's Turkish residents.
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Israeli media over the last weeks have indicated that Turkey-Israel relations might improve. According to numerous reports Turkey is planning steps to improve relations, or might even be tying the mending of relations to a recent reconciliation...
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People hold posters picturing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi outside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.Yasin Akgul/Getty Images
Paris police on Tuesday arrested a Saudi man whom they said was suspected in Khashoggi's killing.
The Saudi embassy...
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"'It’s a public health concern... We don’t want needles being covered up by the snow. We are trying to get ahead of the weather.'"From "Madison breaking up homeless encampment at Reindahl Park" (Wisconsin State Journal).
Pope Francis will say nothing to Turkey about this. Why not? Because doing so would harm his fruitless and illusory “dialogue.” And he would never, ever risk hurting that. More of my comments below. “Cyprus Prelate Stuns Pope with...
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The journalist of Saudi Arabian origin was killed in 2018 after he entered the premises of the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman later revealed that his killing was carried out by a group of rogue state...
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The Geopolitical Game That Could Transform Gas Markets
Authored by Cyril Widdershoven via OilPrice.com,
An apparent detente between the UAE and Turkey could be one of the most significant geopolitical developments in the region for...
Burak Bekdil: Biden's Turkey policy is "badly zig-zagging" between "self-declared advocacy for universal democratic values and criticism of Turkey's democratic deficit in public" and "appeasement of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan behind clos
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ANKARA (Sputnik) - All Turkish-made goods to be exported will be labelled with a new "Turkiye" brand, meaning Turkey, to boost recognition of the country abroad, the official Resmi Gazette reported on Saturday, publishing the presidential decree.
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Why is this happening? The Qur’an teaches that men are superior to women and should beat those from whom they “fear disobedience”: “Men have authority over women because Allah has made the one superior to the other, and because they spend...
The White March began in Istanbul and reached Ankara on November 27Originally published on Global VoicesA screenshot from the video published by the Turkish Medical Association YouTube channel.
Turkey has been rocked by a series of protests in...
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In Act Of Sheer Panic, Turkey Central Bank Intervenes To Prop Up Lira, Fails
With the lira having lost 40% of its value in just the past 3 weeks (and down almost 50% YTD), now that the market finally realizes just how insane Erdogan has...
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Is It Time For Eurozone Banks To Start Worrying About Turkey Again?
Authored by Nick Corbishley via NakedCapitalism.com,
The ECB has already warned once about the potential impact a plummeting lira could have on Euro Area banks heavily...
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Turkey's domestic defense industry is on the rise.
Here's What You Need to Remember: Turkey’s dramatic embrace of armed drones signals an alternative approach to building up meaningful air power at a time when the...
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I almost though this was a parody tweet by a sitting Congressman, but it's not.
The lead in the report from Fox News that Gym Jordan tweets clearly states these price increases are due to COVID19.
But not for Jordan.
Your Thanksgiving turkey...
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