Turkey: A Rerun of the Istanbul Mayoral Election Raises Economic Risk

The Big Picture In pushing for an election rerun in Istanbul, Turkey’s cultural and economic capital, the ruling AKP is prioritizing political continuity at home above peaceful relations abroad and near-term economic stability. Still, the party must tread carefully, lest it deepen the economic pain as it courts the nationalist vote that could help it […]

US Lists Azerbaijan and Turkey Among Most Egregious Violators of Religious Freedom

By Harut Sassounian Publisher, The California Courier www.TheCaliforniaCourier.com The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) issued on April 29, 2019, its Annual Report listing the “world’s most egregious violators of religious freedom,” among which, not surprisingly, are Azerbaijan and Turkey. Both states are categorized as “Countries of Particular Concern.” USCIRF, as an independent, […]

The Turkish professor Arikan, the Father of Polar Codes Huawei Founder Ren Zhengfei Honors Father Of Polar Codes & Scientists – YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8I2lg7Biyts Huawei Founder, Ren Zhengfei, accompanied by top level management, hosted an award ceremony at the company’s HQ in Shenzhen, China. Together, they recognized Prof Arikan, the Father of Polar Codes, for his years of contribution in communications technology. The accomplishments of Huawei’s own scientists were also celebrated in this majestic ceremony. The Turkish professor […]

Baghdadi Is Back And Turkey Might Be His Next Target

Kimden: Pulat Tacar [[email protected]] Baghdadi Is Back And Turkey Might Be His Next Target By Moon Of Alabama http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/51515.htm April 29, 2019 “Information Clearing House” – Remember this dude? bigger He is back. bigger Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, self declared caliph of ISIS, appeared in new video published today. These are the first pictures of him […]

Invitation to 38TH ANNUAL TURKISH DAY PARADE AND FESTIVAL organized by FTAA 1 Attachment

Dear ATAA Friends & Değerli Arkadaşlar, It has been a long time since I had the opportunity to communicate with you all. Lots have happened during that interim period. But, as they say here, that’s water under the bridge. We need to look ahead. First, I would like to inform you of the well-known Turkish […]

Harut Sassounian: Trump: A Coward on the Armenian Genocide Like Obama, Bush Jr., Clinton, and Bush Sr.

By Harut Sassounian Publisher, The California Courier www.TheCaliforniaCourier.com Pres. Donald Trump issued last week his third April 24 statement “on Armenian Remembrance Day.” And for three years in a row he did not muster the courage to use the correct term — genocide — to describe the annihilation of 1.5 million innocent Armenian men, women, […]

By Denying the Armenian Genocide, Turkish Leaders Publicize it Even More

By Harut Sassounian Publisher, The California Courier www.TheCaliforniaCourier.com More than a century after the mass crime of Genocide against Armenians, Assyrians and Greeks, most Turks still feel self-conscious as April 24 approaches and whenever someone refers to their Crime Against Humanity! Many Turkish officials and journalists feel compelled to defend their country’s tarnished reputation by […]

Close interaction of Alans with Huns, Khazars and Kipchaks

Tracing the Alanian history, it is not difficult to notice that they cooperated most closely with Türks, at first with Sarmatians and Sarmatian people, Roxolans (in Türkish – Uraksy Alans, ‘Alans-farmers’), Siraks (i.e. Sary-ak people ‘white – yellow’, ancestors of Cumans), Aorses (Aor-Awar-Avars, -os is a Greek ending), Yazygs (Türks – Uzes). All historians admit […]

Pashinyan Passes First Political Test In the International Arena

By Harut Sassounian Publisher, The California Courier www.TheCaliforniaCourier.com Last week, Armenia’s Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan made his first appearance at the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) in Strasbourg, France. Pashinyan gave an impressive speech to the representatives of 47 European countries. Even more impressive were the Prime Minister’s answers to their dozen […]