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Lessons from the past: Turkey’s parliament could veto Syria action too

“Speaking after the government’s motion in support of military action was defeated, the prime minister said: ‘It is not right for us to make this a matter of domestic...

Troops to Lebanon: An approval

Ministers were heckled, briefcases were hurled, but Turkey's parliament has voted to send troops to the Middle East...

Troops to Lebanon: a presidential wade-in

President Ahmet Necdet Sezer placed himself firmly in the “no” camp yesterday over the matter of sending Turkish troops to southern Lebanon. “It is not our job...

Sending Turkish troops to Lebanon

The possibility of a Turkish contribution to the UN’s peacekeeping force Interesting article in today’s Sabah: Foreign Minister Abdullah Gül met the families of...