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Messages of support pour in for Turkey’s fight against forest fires

Anadolu Agency 02 Aug 2021
Yemen, Palestine and Egypt conveyed their condolences Sunday to Turkey, where wildfires in the past few days have led to deaths and material damage ... "We are deeply saddened by the wildfires that have erupted in many parts of fraternal country Turkey," it said ... "Today, I extend my condolences for the loss of lives by the deadly wildfires in Turkey.

Anadolu Agency's Morning Briefing – Aug 2, 2021

Anadolu Agency 02 Aug 2021
Anadolu Agency is here with a rundown of the latest developments in Turkey, around the world and the coronavirus pandemic.​​​​​​​ ... The number of people who have lost their lives due to massive forest fires in southern Turkey has increased to eight ... Seven PKK terrorists have been neutralized in Turkey’s ongoing operations in northern Iraq.

Fires force evacuations in Turkey, southern Europe

Dawn 02 Aug 2021
Dozens of villages were evacuated in tourist hotspots in southern Turkey on Sunday as wildfires that have claimed eight lives raged for the fifth day, while Greece, Italy and Spain were also hit by blazes ... Turkey’s defence ministry released satellite images showing the extent of the damage, with forest areas turned black and smoke still visible.

DNR pilot study seeks to unravel the mystery behind Iowa's declining turkey population

The Hawk Eye 02 Aug 2021
Coffey said the concern with the LPDV is not cancer, as most turkeys don't live long enough to develop cancer, but other possible impacts, such as whether it can cause decreased egg and poult production by preventing infected hens from doing what they need to keep themselves healthy and whether it makes them more vulnerable to predators.

Fires rage across southern Europe, forcing hundreds to evacuate

Manila Bulletin 02 Aug 2021
ANKARA, Turkey — Dozens of villages were evacuated in tourist hotspots in southern Turkey on Sunday as wildfires that have claimed eight lives raged for a fifth day, while blazes also hit Greece, Italy and Spain ... Turkey is suffering its worst fires in at least a decade with ...

Ismail Haniyeh re-elected as leader of Palestinian Islamist group Hamas

Straits Times 02 Aug 2021
In a statement, Hamas said that its electoral process had concluded with his reappointment as political chief after "tens of thousands" of members took part in the internal poll ... Considered a pragmatist, Haniyeh has been head of Hamas' political bureau since 2017, though he lives in exile, splitting his time between Turkey and Qatar ... � ....

10 Arrested in Turkey in Deaths of 7 from Kurdish Family

Voa News 01 Aug 2021
Turkey has been fighting a Kurdish insurgency since 1984 and the conflict has claimed tens of thousands of lives, including civilians targeted by car bombs in 2016 and 2017 that were blamed on the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) ... Kurds are Turkey's second-largest ethnic group.

Holidaymakers are rescued from beaches by boat and hotels are evacuated as wildfires that have ...

The Daily Mail 01 Aug 2021
Holidaymakers have been rescued by boats and hotels have been evacuated after wildfires that have so far claimed eight lives ravaged parts of Turkey for a fifth consecutive day ... Holidaymakers have been rescued by boats and hotels are evacuated after wildfires ravaged parts of Turkey for a fifth day.

Wildfires force Istanbul, other Turkish cities to bar entry into forests, parks

Hindustan Times 01 Aug 2021
Istanbul and other major cities bar people from entering nearby forests and national parks as wildfires' flames raged through forests along Turkey’s southern Mediterranean coast and further inland including one popular tourism spot, Manavgat ... firefighters and claimed four lives.

Tourists evacuated from Pescara as Italy records over 800 wildfires

The Observer 01 Aug 2021
More than 200 people were taken to safety from the seaside around Catania in Sicily, while dozens of villages were evacuated in tourist hotspots in southern Turkey, where wildfires that have claimed eight lives raged for a fifth day ... Turkey’s defence ministry released satellite ...

Wildfires and deaths across southeast Europe amid most severe heatwave in decades

Gulf Daily News 01 Aug 2021
Dozens of wildfires in Turkey have already claimed several lives and left more than 50 people in hospital according to officials, with villages and beach resorts being evacuated across the south of the country ... l Bahrain has extended its condolences to Turkey on the victims of wildfires.

Turkish wildfire leaves charred home and ashes, as blazes spread

The Wire 01 Aug 2021
Days after a raging wildfire in southern Turkey drove his family from the home they lived in for four decades, Mehmet Demir returned on Saturday to discover a burnt-out building, charred belongings and ashes ... PM Imran expresses solidarity with Turkey, marking 2016 defeated coup.

Volunteers Unload Bottled Water While Wildfires Blaze in Bodrum

The Daily Telegraph Australia 01 Aug 2021
Volunteers unloaded a van full of bottled water in Bodrum, Turkey, as wildfires blazed through the area on July 31. A live ...

Getting Tough, Greece Goes After NGOs Helping Refugees, Migrants

The National Herald 01 Aug 2021
Six years after refugees and migrants began pouring into Greece from Turkey... Greece now has stepped up claims that Turkey keeps breaking the agreement and also hasn't lived up to taking back those denied asylum in Greece, which is holding nearly 100,000 of them. .

Editorial: Sunisa Lee is living the American Dream

Decatur Daily 01 Aug 2021
“I received a letter not long ago from a man who said, ‘You can go to Japan to live, but you cannot become Japanese ... You can go to live in Germany or Turkey, and you won’t become a German or a Turk.’ But then he added, ‘Anybody from any corner of the world can come to America to live and become an American.’”.