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All Turkish dailies covered the records of Imrali meeting between the Peace & Democracy Party (BDP) delegation and PKK terrorist head Abdullah Ocalan. "ApoLeaks," daily HURRIYET headlined and stressed the leakage of Imrali meeting to press. On Thursday, daily MILLIYET covered the fine details of the meeting and on Friday all of the Turkish dailies and most of their columnists' commented over the details of the meeting between BDP and Ocalan and made them public. Both dailies RADIKAL and CUMHURIYET headlined, "Earthquake of Records", and daily CUMHURIYET stated that records of the meeting shocked Ankara. Moreover, daily RADIKAL headlined, "Second Sabotage" and daily YENI SAFAK headlined, "The second Oslo Sabotage". Daily RADIKAL commented, leakage of the meeting's records was the second blow on the peace process after Paris killings.
Some of the Turkish dailies covered the statements of Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu about the worsening situation in Syria at the Friends of the Syrian People Group in Rome. "World convened for people of Syria", headlined daily TURKIYE and added that 11 countries who attended Syria summit in Rome promised to give the helping hand for Syrian people. Furthermore, daily SABAH quoted Davutoglu as saying, "Syrian opposition is disappointed because of their decisions were not implemented" at the Rome meeting of Friends of the Syrian People Group.
Erdogan said he would ask incoming prime minister Ahmet Davutoglu to form a new government on Thursday and a new cabinet of ministers would be announced the following day.
An Egyptian-brokered ceasefire came into effect on Tuesday, bringing 51 days of relentless Israeli attacks to a halt in the blockaded coastal enclave.
Today’s newspapers cover Turkey’s ruling AK party’s congress to elect a new party chairman, and thousands of Turks forming what is hoped to be the world’s largest portrait of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, founder of the Republic of Turkey.
It is not yet clear who he will be meeting during his stay, but there are believed to be no plans for him to meet Turkish Foreign Minister-turned-Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu.
The nation recorded 162,445 medical tourists by the end of the first half of 2014.
At least 100 people are arriving from Iraq each day, many of them smuggled across the border by locals, sometimes paying up to $1,000 per family.
The Chinese Foreign Ministry said it is coordinating with Turkish authorities to find the workers, kidnapped by militants on Monday.
Many Yazidis fleeing from the war in Iraq are also waiting for shelter on the border with Turkey, according to some reports.
The advance of ISIL has alarmed Ankara and its Western allies, forcing them to step up intelligence sharing and tighten security cooperation.
Turkish dailies on Tuesday report on outgoing President Gul's farewell to the public and to his counterparts, and the dam river tragedy in Turkey's southeastern province of Siirt.
The firms were asked to extend their bids until the end of the year, the Defence Undersecretariat said in a statement.
Turkish Union of Bars head Metin Feyzioglu said he will attend a new legal year ceremony and speak, after President-elect Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he would not attend in case of a Feyzioglu address.
Turkish FM Ahmet Davutoglu is to become prime minister after Erdogan is sworn in as president August 28, said Deputy PM Bulent Arinc.
The mission will end in January 2015 and not be renewed after being extended once last year, according to lower house of the Dutch parliament
The authorities are now making efforts to find the missing men.
Security officials say a coal power plant was attacked by Kurdish Workers' Party (PKK) members.