Category Archives: Media Watch

12 Aug

Don’t Threaten Friendship

As published on the Daily Telegraph on August 12, 2o16: Australians and the Turks have had a special bond since the Gallipoli campaign. In the fringes of our society, there has always been some anti-Turkish sentiment but that has never ...

10 Mar

Greek MP insulting Turkish people gets kicked out of EU Parliament

An EU lawmaker affiliated with Greece’s extremist far-right Golden Dawn party was ejected from the European Parliament plenary session on Wednesday, after making racist remarks about Turkish nationals. Parliament President Martin Schulz said the unusual move was justified to maintain ...

15 Oct

ECtHR rules in favor of Turkish politician Doğu Perinçek over ‘Armenian Genocide’ claims trial

European Court of Human Rights on Thursday ruled in favor of Turkish politician Doğu Perinçek over the “Armenian genocide” claims trial.

12 Oct

Turnbull shocked by Turkey bombings

PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull has described twin suicide bombings that killed at least 95 people in Turkey as a “despicable act of cowardice”. Offering his condolences, Mr Turnbull said all Australians would be shocked by the blasts that ripped through a ...