#Turkey

  • Article: Bodyguards of Turkish President Beat Up Protesters in DC
    Citizenship

    Bodyguards of Turkish President Beat Up Protesters in DC

    By Joe McCarthy| May 17, 2017

    There's footage. Read more

  • Article: These Are the Worst Countries to Be a Journalist Today
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    These Are the Worst Countries to Be a Journalist Today

    By Joe McCarthy| May 3, 2017

    “The rate at which democracies are approaching the tipping point is alarming.” Read more

  • Article: Study: Muslims More Likely to Help Refugees Than Other Religions
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    Study: Muslims More Likely to Help Refugees Than Other Religions

    By Phineas Rueckert| March 28, 2017

    They’re putting their faith in others. Read more

  • Article: Why the World’s Poorest Countries Are Taking in the Most Refugees
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    Why the World’s Poorest Countries Are Taking in the Most Refugees

    By Phineas Rueckert| March 1, 2017

    Turkey took in fewer than 20 Syrian refugees in 2011. Now, it’s host to 2.7 million. Read more

  • Article: 400,000 Syrian Refugee Children in Turkey Aren’t in School After War
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    400,000 Syrian Refugee Children in Turkey Aren’t in School After War

    By Joe McCarthy| Jan. 20, 2017

    "There is still a very real risk of a 'lost generation' of Syrian children." Read more

  • Article: Bana Alabed, 7-Year-Old Tweeting From Aleppo, Will Be Brought to Turkey
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    Bana Alabed, 7-Year-Old Tweeting From Aleppo, Will Be Brought to Turkey

    By Colleen Curry| Dec. 20, 2016 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The 7-year-old and her mother have begged for help for weeks from the war-torn city. Read more

  • Article: Turkey Withdraws Controversial Child Rape Bill After Protests
    Girls & Women

    Turkey Withdraws Controversial Child Rape Bill After Protests

    By James Hitchings-Hales| Nov. 22, 2016 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Turkish PM withdraws bill to pardon men convicted of sex with underage girls if they marry victim. Read more

  • Article: This Bill Would Pardon Men Accused of Sexual Assault by Allowing Them to Marry Victim
    Girls & Women

    This Bill Would Pardon Men Accused of Sexual Assault by Allowing Them to Marry Victim

    By Joe McCarthy| Nov. 21, 2016 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    And now, protests are mounting in Turkey. Read more