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Sinem Koseoglu

Middle East

Turkish referendum could boost young MPs

Turkish voters will head to the polls on Sunday in a referendum that could change the constitution and give President Recep Tayyip Erdogan more powers.

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Idlib 'chemical attack' victims get treatment in Turkey

A suspected chemical attack in Syria's rebel-held Idlib province killed scores of people on Tuesday. Dozens of victims were taken over the border to neighbouring Turkey for treatment.

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Turkey: President Erdogan seeks Kurdish support in referendum

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has taken his campaign for sweeping constitutional changes to the country's southeast.

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Rex Tillerson visits Turkey amid Syria tensions

Turkey has ended its military operation in northern Syria, where it was taking on ISIL and Kurdish fighters. The announcement came as the US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was getting on a plane for his first official trip to Turkey.

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Turkey fights rising risk of obesity

Government statistics in Turkey show a third of Turks are obese and another third are overweight. Statistics suggest only 20 percent of Turks exercise regularly.