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  • SOMA, TURKEY - MAY 14: Rescue workers react on May 14, 2014 in Soma, Turkey. An explosion and fire in the coal mine killed at least 201 miners and trapped hundreds more. Energy Minister Taner Yildiz said 787 workers had been in the mine when the blast occurred.

    Hopes faded of finding more survivors in a coal mine in western Turkey, where 238 workers were confirmed killed and 120 more still feared trapped in what is likely to prove the nation's worst ever industrial disaster.

    LAST UPDATE : May 14, 2014, 11:57 AM EDT
  • Protesters run as riot police fire teargas during a protest at Taksim Square in Istanbul Tuesday. Turkish riot police fired tear gas and water cannon at hundreds of protesters armed with rocks and fireworks on Tuesday as they tried to take back control of a central Istanbul square at the heart of fierce anti-government demonstrations.

    Police fired water cannon and tear gas to prevent hundreds of protesters from defying a ban on May Day rallies and reaching Istanbul’s Taksim Square, the focal point of protests last summer.

    LAST UPDATE : May 01, 2014, 5:17 AM EDT
  • BERLIN, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 04: Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks to supporters at a rally at Tempodrom hall on February 4, 2014 in Berlin, Germany. Turkey will soon face parliamentary elections and Erdogan is vying for the votes of expatriate Turks. Berlin has the highest Turkish population of any city outside of Turkey. Credit Adam Berry/Getty Images

    The leader issued a thinly-veiled warning to his opponents.Europe,Abdullah Gul,AKP,Justice and Development Party,Radikal,Recep Tayyip Erdogan,Reuters,Turkey,Twitter,Lora Moftah

    Published Date : Apr 15, 2014, 4:41 PM EDT
  • Turkey-Davutoglu

    The public relations battle, however, is not going well for Turkey.Europe,U.S.,Ahmet Davutoglu,Ankara,Armenia,Armenian Genocide,Barack Obama,Cher,Kassab,Kim Kardashian,North Atlantic Treaty Organization,Syria,Turkey,United States,Washington,Lora Moftah

    Published Date : Apr 11, 2014, 5:01 PM EDT