Churches in Turkey on the Verge of
Gatestone InstituteChurches in Turkey on the Verge of ExtinctionGatestone InstituteAll of the first seven Ecumenical Councils were held in what is today Turkey. Two out of the five centers (Patriarchates) of the ancient Pentarchy -- Constantinople (Istanbul) and Antioch (Antakya) -- are also situated there. Antioch was the place ...and more »
Posted on 19 April 2015 | 2:05 am
Baris Atay's directorial debut 'Eksik' lacks
Baris Atay's directorial debut 'Eksik' lacks lusterCihan News AgencyThe colonel refuses to take Melek back and sends her off to their hometown in Antakya with her disabled newborn, named Devrim (the Turkish word for “revolution”). The colonel, however, tells her that he will be the sole protector and caretaker of her ...and more »
Posted on 16 April 2015 | 10:22 am
'Syria-bound' councillor's son arrested as
Express.co.uk'Syria-bound' councillor's son arrested as he lands in UK after Turkey kicked ...Express.co.ukThey were arrested by Turkish police within walking distance of the border with Syria in the town of Reyhanli earlier this month. Ahmed was filmed leaving Antakya police station in the Hatay Province in southern Turkey and getting on a coach to Antalya ...Waheed Ahmed believed to have retuTelegraph.co.ukall 232 news articles »
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 12:21 am
Orthodox Christians celebrate Easter 2015 in
Hurriyet Daily NewsOrthodox Christians celebrate Easter 2015 in TurkeyHurriyet Daily NewsEaster masses were also performed in other Turkish cities with small Christian populations, such as in the southern provinces of Hatay and Mersin. Chairperson of the Foundation of Antakya Greek Orthodox Church Fadi Hurigil and the church's spiritual ...Orthodox Christians celebrate Easter throughout TurkeyBGN NEWSall 292 news articles »
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 7:25 am
Parties suffer no great damage over
Today's ZamanParties suffer no great damage over frustrated candidatesToday's Zaman“On the morning of April 8, those who expected to wake up to an atmosphere of chaos or an earthquake in Turkey were proven wrong. That's because we perform our duties in a correct manner,” Davutoğlu said. In the MHP, a candidate who was apparently ...and more »
Posted on 11 April 2015 | 9:07 am
A bustling, sweat-drenched, crowd pushed and shoved through the streets of the enormous outdoor bazaar in Antakya, Turkey. I stood in front of her, bewildered but slowly recovering from my staggering breath, still shivering, despite the dense Mediterranean ...
Posted on 19 April 2015 | 2:05 pm
GOAL Syria - First Aid Training Consultancy
GOAL Syria is seeking to employ a short term consultant to provide First Aid training to both English and Arabic speaking staff in Antakya, Turkey, in early May 2015. The training is anticipated to last for 2 days in each language and the total number of ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 7:57 am
"We are losing our future": The
ANTAKYA, Turkey --Secretary of State John Kerry said Thursday the U.S. investigating whether chlorine gas was unleashed on civilians this week in the Syrian civil war, leaving six people dead. The U.S. also accuses the dictatorship of Syrian President ...
Posted on 19 March 2015 | 1:56 pm
'We are so relieved but also deeply
Peter Theo Curtis was handed over to UN representatives ... Curtis, 45, was abducted in Antakya, Turkey, in October 2012 from where he planned to enter Syria to teach English, according to Al Jazeera. He was held by the Nusra Front, the Qaeda affiliate ...
Posted on 24 August 2014 | 11:36 pm
Only 18 Members Remain in 2,300-Year-Old
The once thriving Jewish community of Antakya, Turkey has now dwindled to just 18 members as many locals have fled to escape unrest and violence in the area, Al Jazeera reported on Wednesday. “When I was young, the beit knesset [synagogue] was always full.
Posted on 19 May 2014 | 5:56 am