Activists fight traditions that exclude female worshippers from communal prayers.
Huge overgrowth of marine mucilage threatens to suffocate Turkish coastline near Istanbul.
Erdogan accused of courting “conservative cults” with controversial move.
Prosecutions, house arrest and travel bans among multiple threats deployed by the state.
Erdogan’s stance broadly backed by both the public and his political opposition.
The ethnic group are periodically expected to express their loyalty.
Experts say that Armenians can gain politically and economically from increasingly fraught relationship.
Russia’s desire to increase its military role in Armenian airspace may be connected to differences with Turkey on Syria.
Turkey celebrates, but Armenian government also finds positives to take away.
Talk of deportation highlights vulnerability of migrant workers.