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What Happened When I Went for Dinner with Salt Bae

I managed to track down viral Internet star Nusret Gökçe for an interview at his steak restaurant in Ankara, Turkey.
Liz Cookman
2.10.17
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, the Trump campaign accepts that Obama is actually a US citizen, labor law protestors clash with police in Paris, and the Fed has recalled 1 million Samsung Galaxy Note 7s due to explosions.
VICE Staff
9.16.16
middle east

US-allied Kurds say Turks attacked them in Syria

The attack is indicative of the complicated situation in Syria, where NATO member Turkey is allied with the US against Islamic State, while the US also supports the Kurds, who support a Kurdish insurgency in Turkey.
VICE News
8.27.16
middle east

Turkey says its 'anti-Americanism' depends on US response to extradition request for cleric

Ankara is not compromising on its request that the United States extradite Islamic cleric Fethullah Gulen, who is in Pennsylvania, and who Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and his allies blame for orchestrating last month's attempted coup.
VICE News
8.13.16
middle east

Turkey's Erdogan issues emergency decree extending detention, closing charities and schools

The decree comes after Erdogan declared a state of emergency on Wednesday, saying it would enable authorities to swiftly and effectively root out supporters of the July 15 coup attempt.
VICE News and Reuters
7.23.16
TURKEY

Turkish authorities arrest more than 6,000 people after failed coup attempt

Turkey's presdient said those behind the coup would pay a heavy price, but that it was "a gift from God" because it "will be a reason to cleanse our army."
VICE News
7.17.16
middle east

A timeline to help you understand what happened last night in Turkey

Soldiers sprang into action Friday evening to overthrow the government. 12 hours later, it was clear they had been defeated.
Tess Owen
7.16.16
TURKEY

President Erdogan says he's back in charge after coup attempt

Thousands of soldiers have been arrested, at least 265 people are dead, and president Erdogan said the military plotters will "pay the highest price."
Tess Owen
7.16.16
TURKEY

Everything we know so far about the coup attempt in Turkey

A faction of the military launched a coup in Turkey Friday night, rolling into the cities of Istanbul and Ankara before protestors flooded the streets in response.
VICE News
7.15.16
Europe

Turkish president returns to Istanbul to face down attempted military coup

After a faction of Turkey's military attempted to overthrow the government, protestors took to the streets and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vowed the plotters would "pay a very heavy price."
VICE News
7.15.16
middle east

Turkey says it has identified the Istanbul airport bombers

Turkish police detained 13 people in raids across Istanbul in connection with Tuesday's attack, with officials saying the attackers were from Russia, Uzbekistan, and Kyrgyzstan.
Reuters News Agency
6.30.16
Europe

The Kurdistan Freedom Hawks Claim They Bombed Ankara in Revenge for Turkey's Military Operations

The Turkish government had earlier blamed the PKK for the attack. Ankara has now been hit by three bombings in a space of five months, ratcheting up security fears across the city and Turkey.
Reuters and VICE News
3.17.16
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