Sales of ethyl alcohol in supermarkets are reportedly skyrocketing across Turkey, as many locals opt to produce alcoholic drinks at home, including the traditional beverage rak?, amid rising taxes on alcohol. Ethyl alcohol sales soar as Turks start making drinks at home to avoid high taxes
President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an has called on the European Union to explicitly say if it does not want Ankara as a full member, describing German politicians’ “anti-Turkey stances” as an implementation of “Nazism and fascism.” EU ‘must say clearly’ if it doesn’t want Turkey: President Erdo?an
An Istanbul court sentenced Abdullah Çak?ro?lu on Sept. 7 to three years and 10 months in prison for kicking a young woman for wearing “inappropriate clothes” on a public bus Man sentenced to three years in jail for kicking woman on Istanbul bus ‘for wearing shorts’
European Union member countries …