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Turkey Kurd violence

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan says peace process with Kurdish militants will continue despite killing of 4 soldiers by members of the Kurdistan Workers Party - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan says he believes the coalition combating Islamic State militants is focusing too much on the Syrian town of Kobani and should turn its attention to other areas - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Syria says Turkey allowing fighters to cross into Kobani is 'blatant violation' of Syrian sovereignty - @Reuters

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

More: 10 Peshmerga fighters in Kobani are first of 150 that will cross from Turkey throughout the day, Syrian activists say - @AP

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

First group of Kurdish Peshmerga fighters has entered Kobani from Turkey, Syrian activists say - @AP

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Small group of Syrian rebels enter Kobani from Turkey on mission to help Kurdish fighters battling Islamic State extremists, activists say - @AP

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Turkey miners trapped, Oct. 2014

18 people still trapped down a mine near Karaman, Turkey, senior Turkish government official says - @NBCNews

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Ermenek, Karaman, TR

Turkish official: 'Time is working against us' in rescue effort for 18 trapped miners - @Reuters

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Turkey

Update: At least 19 miners remain trapped after a flood inside a Turkish coal mine caused it to collapse, according to local media reports - @itvnews

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Turkey

Coal mine in southern Turkey collapses, trapping 23 workers inside as rescue teams work to find others, state-run TV reports - @AP

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Joe Biden

White House: Vice President Biden heading to Morocco, Ukraine and Turkey during the week of Nov. 17 - @lesleyclark

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

US Department: We would welcome Turkish efforts to facilitate the crossing of Iraqi Peshmerga to Kobani; talks ongoing - @HannahAllam

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Islamic State militants fail to seize a border post in Kobani on the Turkish frontier, were repulsed by Kurdish fighters - @Reuters

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Turkey Kurd violence

3 Turkish soldiers killed in gun attack in southeastern province of Hakkari, police officials say - @HDNER

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Istanbul, Istanbul, TR

German and Belgian consulates in Istanbul also received suspicious packages containing yellow powder Friday; several people from Canadian and Belgian missions hospitalized - @NBCNews

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Istanbul, Istanbul, TR

US consulate general in Istanbul was 1 of several diplomatic buildings there to receive an envelope containing suspicious powder Friday, State Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki confirms - @NBCNews

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Senior Kurdish official denies claim from Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan that group has agreed to a deal with Syrian rebels to aid fight against Islamic State insurgents in Kobani - @Reuters

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Istanbul, Istanbul, TR

Photo: The Canadian Consulate in Istanbul is seen after being evacuated when a suspicious yellow powder was found in a package; Turkey's disaster response agency said 1 person came into direct contact with the substance - @CBCNews

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Turkey's President Erdogan says he has been informed that 200 Iraqi Kurdish Peshmerga fighters will enter Kobani via Turkey - @Reuters

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Turkey

Turkish Foreign Ministry says man wanted in Denmark for attempted murder of journalist in 2013 has been set free after appealing an extradition process - @Reuters

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