The #EU should stay out of talks on the #Cyprus problem as long as it recognises only the Greek Cypriot government, Turkish Cypriot Foreign Minister Tahsin Ertugruloglu says, adding that a two-state solution was the only way forward for the divided island https://t.co/pdoyCngHhjpic.twitter.com/6r7ZscR9ym
A court in #Egypt sentences Mahmoud Ezzat, the former acting leader of the Muslim Brotherhood, to life in prison in serves as another blow to the movement that has been the target of a crackdown since it was forced from power in 2013 https://t.co/3OYFRkWMftpic.twitter.com/6u9ZdNClYX
According to exit polls from the Israeli election, #Israel's incumbent right-wing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of the Likud party might be able to establish a majority coalition if he gets far-right Yamina leader Naftali Bennett to join him https://t.co/r5adQFy1PApic.twitter.com/BX2EX4typ9
#Turkey detains 10 ex-admirals after over 100 retired navy officers express concern about how the Canal Istanbul project might affect the 1936 Montreux Convention over the Bosphorus Strait, in a statement the government says is ‘reminiscent of coup times’ https://t.co/i2fEsJQT4tpic.twitter.com/ZyndQbxgxZ
Politics drove #Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to sack central bank chief Naci Agbal after just four months in office, sources tell Reuters, with one describing a big interest rate hike two days prior to his dismissal as simply “the last straw” https://t.co/tIA2gE89YRpic.twitter.com/i1jj0nJZec
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