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Turkey: Erdogan praises Sufi mystic Rumi's heritage

Turkish PM: We will commemorate Dec. 17 only with Rumi

Turkey: Erdogan invites preacher to join detainees

Gazans plant olive saplings for Turkey mine victims

Turkey seeks missing symbol

One dead in armed attack against Turkish police

One killed in hot air balloon crash in Turkey

Istanbul coast guard hunt for missing fisherman

Italian prime minister says Europe must include Turkey

EU: Turkey is a key partner

Released American thanks Obama as Canada, Pope get credit

German rights center files complaint against Tenet, Rumsfeld

Pakistan army kills 57 ‘militants’ in airstrikes

US imposes new sanctions on Syrian regime supporters

UN Security Council extends Syria aid delivery

MEPs: probe needed into EU members' role in CIA torture

US, Cuba to open talks on normalizing relations

Israel PM slams EU court ruling on Hamas 'terror' label

Fatah hails EU Parliament resolution on Palestine

Egypt's Azhar University expels 71 students

US Fed takes ‘patient’ approach to interest rate hike

KRG hopeful about interim oil agreement with Baghdad

Turkish Petroleum Pipeline Corp. to get $1.2 bln. loan

European Parliament approves EU 2015 Budget

Turkey privatises 2 thermal power plants for $521 mln.

Turkish central bank focuses on inflation as Fed meets

Turkish Airlines eyes UK expansion

Russia passes the buck to Turkey: Energy Charter head

Apple wins antitrust lawsuit, halts online sales in Russia

Turkish EU minister defends crackdown on media

Media crackdown, not political: Arinc

Opposition in Turkey criticizes ‘parallel state’ crackdown

If you do wrong in Turkey, you pay penalty: minister

Basketball: Last round of Euroleague to start Thursday

US to bid for 2024 Summer Olympics

Basketball: Philadelphia sign Turkish rebounding ace

Italian capital candidate for 2024 Summer Olympics

Football: Friends reunited for Besiktas and Liverpool

Football: Champions League draws made in Nyon

Bayern Munich tops German league with comfortable lead

English Premier League matchday 16 round-up

Basketball: Kobe smashes Jordan's NBA scoring record