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Turkey and Greece support restart of Cyprus talks

Turkey and Greece are supportive for the restart of negotiations between Turkish and Greek Cypriots on how to reunify the divided eastern Mediterranean island, the two countries' top diplomats have said.
Daily Sabah: November 29, 2014

Pope Francis begins Turkey visit

The Vatican says Pope Francis aims to strengthen ties with Muslim leaders during a three-day visit to Turkey that begins Friday.
November 28, 2014

Muslims found Americas before Columbus says Turkey's Erdogan

Muslims discovered the Americas more than three centuries before Christopher Columbus, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said.
BBC: November 15, 2014

Turkish protesters attack US sailors in Istanbul

Turkish nationalist protesters have assaulted three US sailors in Istanbul, trying to put hoods on them and chanting "Yankees go home".
BBC: November 13, 2014

Venizelos: Government not ruling out legal action against Turkey

Government Vice-President Evangelos Venizelos on Tuesday did not rule out the likelihood for Greece and Cyprus to take legal action against "Turkey's extreme, blatant and provocative stance
November 11, 2014

Turkish navy gets new rules of engagement for Eastern Mediterranean

Turkey’s naval commander has revealed that he has been ordered to implement new rules of engagement in the Eastern Mediterranean.
eKathimerini: November 10, 2014

Boat sinks off Turkish coast, 24 dead

A boat believed to be carrying illegal migrants sank off the coast of Turkey, leaving at least 24 people dead.
November 3, 2014

Top Turkish generals say knew of no coup plot as retrial begins

Two retired generals who led Turkey's armed forces at the time of an alleged 2003 coup plot told a retrial of hundreds of officers on Monday that they knew of no plans to topple then-Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan.
Reuters: November 3, 2014

Greece boosts navy mission amid spat with Turkey

Greece's foreign minister says his country will boost its naval presence in the east Mediterranean as part of NATO and United Nations-approved missions — making the announcement in Cyprus
The Tribune: October 29, 2014

Greece, Egypt, Cyprus urge Turkey to quit gas search off island

The governments of Egypt, Greece and Cyprus urged Turkey on Wednesday to stop trying to chart gas deposits in areas of the east Mediterranean claimed by Cyprus, saying the work was illegal.
Reuters: October 29, 2014