• Turkish charities dedicate well in Uganda to James Foley

    Turkish charities dedicate well in Uganda to James Foley

    The charity Kimse Yok Mu (Is Anybody There?) and the Embrace Relief aid foundation, founded by Turks residing in the US, have jointly constructed a water well in Uganda dedicated to the memory of James Foley, an American journalist killed by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).
  • Who benefits the most from the AKP-Gülen movement rift?

    Who benefits the most from the AKP-Gülen movement rift?

    Over the last 12 years, the Justice and Development Party's (AKP) chief accomplishment has been to establish the supremacy of Turkey's elected leaders over the military. The Turkish military had ousted four governments since 1960.
  • GYV says claims Hizmet formed political party one big lie

    GYV says claims Hizmet formed political party one big lie

    The Journalists and Writers Foundation (GYV), whose honorary chairman is Turkish Islamic scholar Fethullah Gülen, released a statement on its website on Wednesday strongly rejecting claims that the Hizmet movement formed a political party.
  • Gülen issues condolence message for Iraqi victims of ISIL

    Gülen issues condolence message for Iraqi victims of ISIL

    Turkish-Islamic scholar Fethullah Gülen has sent a message of condolence to the families of the victims of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) terrorist organization in Iraq and he has condemned ISIL's violence. Gülen's statement, which addressed Kurdish, Turkmen, Arab, Yazidi, Shiite and Sunni families in Iraq, was published in the leading newspapers of Iraq's Kurdish region such as Rudaw, Hawlati, Basnews, Kürdistany Nwe, Xebat and Çawder.
  • Turkish schools in Romania awarded with certificate of excellence

    Turkish schools in Romania awarded with certificate of excellence

    Turkish schools which have been operating in Romania for 20 years, were awarded with a certificate of excellence by Romanian Education Minister Remus Pricopie. A reception was held at Bucharest Crowne Plaza on Wednesday evening on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the schools, established by Lumina Education Institute.
  • White House hosts first-ever Eid al-Adha celebration, Rumi Forum contributes

    White House hosts first-ever Eid al-Adha celebration, Rumi Forum contributes

    The White House hosted an event to celebrate Eid al-Adha on Tuesday for the first time ever with the sponsorship of the Rumi Forum, an international organization established by Turks living in Washington, D.C., to foster intercultural dialogue.

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