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Turkish Americans Urge Obama to Help in Regional Challenges

Image Turkish Americans on Thursday asked President Barack Obama to help in Turkey's struggle to meet regional challenges and expressed concern for U.S. support for a Syrian branch of a designated terror group.  The letter comes days before Obama's visit to Turkey to attend a G-20 summit. 

Turkish Mosque Attacked in US Alarms Rising Islamophobia

Image A group of masked assailants attacked a mosque in Massachusetts on Wednesday. According to an official and community leader, several windows were broken and no one was injured. The attack took place in the city of West Springfield at around 8:15 p.m. local time (00:15 GMT) at the Ahiska Turkish American Cultural Center and Mosque. According to Yaşar Çolak, the religious affairs counselor at Turkey's embassy in Washington, D.C., five unidentified masked men arrived at the scene and began hurling stones at the buildings.


Image New York merkezli Türk Amerikan Liderler Konseyi, Makedonya'da son dönemde Makedonya Başbakanı Nikola Gruevski'ye karşı yapılan karalamalara tepki gösterdi. TALC Başkanı Ali Çınar'ın imzası ile yapılan basın açıklamasında Makedon Hükümeti'nin Türkiye ile çok yakın ilişkide olduğu ve birçok Türk firmasının yakın olarak çalışıldığı hatırlatıldı. Devletlerarası ilişkiler dışında iki halk arasında yakın bir ortaklığın ve paylaşımın olduğu vurgulandı.

NYPD Officers Visit Eyup Sultan

Image By Ali Cinar, Brooklyn, (January 9th-2015) - NYPD Officers in Brooklyn had a visit to Eyup Sultan Cultural and Mosque Center. Former President of Eyup Sultan and NYPD Clergy Liason Kenan Taskent made a short presentation about the organization during visit. Since there is a big Islamophobia issue raising globally, it was a very important visit for NYPD Officers to know their neighbor moslem organization in Brooklyn.

Turkish American Community Condemns Murder of Police Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos

Image Turkish American Community Leaders  Erhan Yildirim and Ibrahim Kurtulus  was invited by Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams who was holding a vigil for the 2 Selin NYPD officers. The United American Muslim Association Fatih Mosque a Turkish American group based in Brooklyn made a statement at the program on Sunday night.

UN and Partners Launch Major Aid Plans for Syria and Region

Berlin, 18 December, – As Syria’s war heads towards a fifth year, the United Nations and partners today launched a major new humanitarian and development appeal, requesting over US$8.4 billion in funds to help nearly 18 million people in Syria and across the region in 2015. The appeal includes two main elements: support for over 12 million displaced and conflict-affected people inside Syria, and addressing the needs of the millions of Syrian refugees in the region and the countries and communities hosting them.

New York Is Getting Safer with the Blasio's Administration

Image By Ali Cinar - December 2nd,2014  - New York Mayor de Blasio and Police Commissioner Bratton today announced the city’s latest crime numbers and outlined the administration’s work this year to strengthen the relationship between police and community.  They made an announcement at Ingersoll Houses in Brooklyn which is one of the Facilities where the Blasio Administration invested 210 million dollars forNew York City Housing Authority anti violence programs where crime has been decreased by 18.6%

Amerika'da Dijital Diplomasi ve Devlet Fakt

Image Ali Cinar- New York  (20 Şubat 2014) Amerika Birleşik Devletlerinde başlayan sosyal medya girişimleri tüm dünyaya yansımış hem insan hayatı hem de ülkelerin kaderini bile belirleyici faktörlerden bile olmuştur. Amerikada 2004 yılında kurulan Facebook’a baktığımız zaman kullanıcı sayısı 1.23 milyar , yine keza 2006 yılında kurulan Twitter baktığımız zaman kullanıcı sayısı 200 milyonnun üzerinde.

Gubernatorial Candidate Touts Plan for Middle Class in Dayton

Image DAYTON -- Democratic candidate for governor Ed FitzGerald visited the Ahiska Turkish American Community Center on Wednesday to talk about the stakes in the 2014 election. New Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley and other Dayton area political leaders joined FitzGerald at the event, which is campaign called the first in a series of events focused on putting Ohio's middle class first. We were at the event and will bring you more from FitzGerald's visit tonight at 6 on ABC 22 News and at 6:30 on FOX 45 News.
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