Turkey http://wamc.org en New Hampshire Governor Leads Trade Trip To Turkey http://wamc.org/post/new-hampshire-governor-leads-trade-trip-turkey <p></p><p></p><p>New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan is leading a trade mission to Turkey in hopes of spurring trade with the Granite State. She discussed the trip on a conference call this week. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 22:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 93572 at http://wamc.org New Hampshire Governor Leads Trade Trip To Turkey David Nightingale: A Coup In Turkey In 1963 http://wamc.org/post/david-nightingale-coup-turkey-1963 <p>There had been a roar, waking me up, and as I rubbed my eyes I realized there'd been a whole background of roars, which hadn't exactly been dreams.</p> Sat, 29 Mar 2014 16:50:00 +0000 David Nightingale & Da 86947 at http://wamc.org Herbert London: What We Can Learn From The Turkish Economy http://wamc.org/post/herbert-london-what-we-can-learn-turkish-economy <p>The confluence of bad news items has thrown the Turkish economy into a tailspin. Once the darling of Wall Street and a model for emerging markets, Turkey is now in the economic doldrums. Since the world downturn in 2008 Turkey has been faltering. The miracle of economic prosperity from 2002 to 2003 attributed to Premier Erdogan, now seems like a chimera.</p><p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 17:26:54 +0000 Herbert London 83244 at http://wamc.org David Nightingale: Christmas in Turkey, 1961 http://wamc.org/post/david-nightingale-christmas-turkey-1961 <p>Christmas in the Middle East, 1961. The Moslem headmaster had insisted we take the Christian holiday, although we hadn't asked for it.</p><p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 20:50:00 +0000 David Nightingale 81080 at http://wamc.org Herbert London: Turkey At The Barricades http://wamc.org/post/herbert-london-turkey-barricades <p>The dreams of Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Prime Minister of Turkey, for the recrudescence of the Ottoman Empire are evaporating under the Istanbul sky. His party The Justice and Development party (AKP), is in disarray; a major corruption and bribery scandal has led to accusations about cabinet members and their families. The investigation prompted Erdogan to say “The judiciary will pay.”</p><p> Wed, 01 Jan 2014 18:50:00 +0000 Herbert London 80952 at http://wamc.org Quake in Aegean Sea shakes Turkey and Greece http://wamc.org/post/quake-aegean-sea-shakes-turkey-and-greece <p></p><p>ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — An earthquake centered beneath the Aegean Sea shook cities and islands in Turkey and Greece on Tuesday, causing panic in some areas but no injuries or damage, officials said.</p><p>The Istanbul-based Kandilli Observatory said the quake, with a preliminary magnitude of 6.2, occurred at 4:16 p.m. (1416 GMT) off the coast from Turkey's northwestern Canakkale province.</p><p> Tue, 08 Jan 2013 16:52:19 +0000 Associated Press 55291 at http://wamc.org Quake in Aegean Sea shakes Turkey and Greece