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205 dead, hundreds trapped in Turkey coal mine fire

Turkey's energy minister says the death toll from an electrical explosion and fire Tuesday at a coal mine in western Turkey has risen to 205.
May 14, 2014

Turkey refuses to pay Cyprus invasion damages

Turkey has announced that it has no plans to pay 90 million euros ($124 million) to Cyprus as ordered by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in compensation for its invasion of the island 40 years ago.
Press TV: May 13, 2014

Turkey to pay $124 million to compensate Greek Cypriots

30 million euros to go to families of people who disappeared after invasion, rest to enclaved Greek Cypriots on Karpas peninsula.
Middle East Online: May 13, 2014

Freedom in the digital age

By banning ideas that seem insulting to the dominant way of thinking we risk missing out on useful ones. We risk social stagnation and decline.
Paschos Mandravelis: May 6, 2014