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Erdogan Visits Iran As Trouble Mounts at Home

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan escaped from a sweeping graft probe at home to visit Iran in hopes of easing tensions over the region's handling of...

Currency Crises Abroad Are Benefiting the U.S.

Analysts are calling them "The Fragile Five," a catchy sobriquet for five countries--Turkey, Brazil, India, South Africa and Indonesia--that have been...

2 Turkish Cabinet Ministers Resign

(ANKARA, Turkey) — Two Cabinet ministers whose sons have been arrested in Turkey's corruption and bribery scandal have resigned. Economy Minister Zafer Caglayan...

Your 2020 Olympic Host City: Tokyo

In the end, economics won. Tokyo won the bid to host the 2020 Olympics on Saturday, International Olympic Committee president Jacques Rogge  announced on...