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Turkish Prime Minister announces a reshuffle in cabinet

After an unscheduled meeting with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan earlier on Wednesday, Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim announced the cabinet's reshuffle which has been widely expected since May, following the April 16 constitutional referendum.

US and Germany urged Turkey to release human rights activists

The arrest of six human rights activists including Amnesty's Turkey director Idil Eser, and their German and Swedish trainers, has increased concerns over rights and freedoms in Turkey, adding tensions between Ankara and it’ allies in the…

Matthew Nimetz seeks to restart Greece-FYROM talks

United Nations’ special envoy Matthew Nimetz says he is “encouraged” by the stance of the (FYROM) new government toward the “name dispute” with Greece and that the name issue is back in the spotlight.