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Feature: Catering business in Turkey feels strain as price hikes hold back diners 15 Jan 2022
ANKARA, Jan ... Soaring food and electricity prices and a hike in the minimum wage have pushed restaurants to increase the menu prices by at least 25 percent and even more for some establishments, Evren Corlu, the manager of a small kebab restaurant in the capital city Ankara, told Xinhua.

Possible cryptocurrency fraud is another blow to Turkey's financial stability

Gulf News 24 Apr 2021
Istanbul ... The cryptocurrency firm has nearly 400,000 active users, whose accounts were nominally worth a total of $2 billion, according to Oguz Evren Kilic, a lawyer in Ankara who is representing Thodex investors. If their money has vanished, the losses will add another element of instability to Turkey's already shaky economy ... .

Turkish Bitcoin Exchange Goes Dark

Greek City Times 22 Apr 2021
Turkish cryptocurrency exchange abruptly halted trading this morning without prior notice, locking out the funds of its 391,000 active traders ... But this “may well be a scam,” Oğuz Evren Kılıç, a lawyer in the Turkish capital Ankara who today filed a legal complaint against the exchange ... Kılıç continued ... @thodexglobal.

‘This Must Be Your First’

The Atlantic 07 Dec 2020
In Turkey, the leader of the 1980 coup, the one that my mom had been warned about, was Kenan Evren. He was a military-academy classmate of many who had taken part in a particularly incompetent coup attempt in the early ’60s that failed spectacularly—its missteps included tanks being accidentally sent to a neighborhood in Ankara at the wrong time.

AP EXPLAINS: Why does Turkey have a long history of coups?

Austin American Statesman 16 Jul 2016
Kenan Evren, Gen ... 12, 2010 file photo, Kenan Evren, the leader of Sept ... former Turkish President Suleyman Demirel , left, and former general Kenan Evren, the leader of the 1980 military coup which toppled and jailed Demirel and and former prime minister Bulent Ecevit, chat during a State funeral at the parliament for Ecevit in Ankara.

Last surviving leader of Turkey's 1980 coup dies

The Times of India 09 Jul 2015
Sahinkaya was the last remaining survivor of the coup leaders after the death in May aged 97 of Kenan Evren, the army general who led the junta and served as president from 1980 to 1989 ... Sahinkaya and Evren escaped prosecution until Ankara stripped them of their immunity in 2010 in legislation adopted exactly 30 years after the coup.

Turkey plans low-key funeral for former coup leader Evren

Big News Network 12 May 2015
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- Officials say Kenan Evren, the leader of Turkey's 1980 military coup and former president who died aged 97, will be given a state funeral but no government official will ... .

Turkish coup leader, former president, Evren dies at 97

Newsday 12 May 2015
ANKARA, Turkey - (AP) -- Kenan Evren, the general who led Turkey's 1980 military coup that ended years of street-clashes between rival left- and right-wing militias and but also unleashed a wave of arrests, torture and extrajudicial killings died on Saturday ... in Ankara, Turkey.

Turkish junta leader Evren dies at 97

Big News Network 11 May 2015
Former Turkish president Kenan Evren, seen here in 1982, died on Saturday aged 97 in Ankara. In 1980, he led a military coup and went on to rule the country for seven years ... .

Turkish leader's legacy is unsettled

The Roanoke Times 11 May 2015
ANKARA, TurkeyKenan Evren, the general who led Turkey's 1980 military coup that ended years of street-clashes between rival left-and right-wing militias and but also unleashed a wave of arrests, torture and extrajudicial killings died on Saturday He was… ... .

Turkey debates state funeral for convicted coup leader Kenan Evren

Big News Network 11 May 2015
A file picture taken on September 4, 2010 shows, Turkey's former Army Commander General Kenan Evren, one of the leaders of the 1980 Turkish coup, posing at his home in Ankara. AFP ... .

Kenan Evren: General who led the 1980 military coup in Turkey that ended years of ...

The Independent 11 May 2015
Evren, then head of the Turkish military, sent tanks rolling through the streets of the capital, Ankara, at 4am on 12 September 1980, wresting power from a civilian government that was unable to keep order and dismantling checkpoints manned by rival militias ... Evren was unapologetic ... Kenan Evren, soldier and politician.

Turkey's 1980 military coup mastermind dies

Topix 10 May 2015
The mastermind of the bloodiest military coup in Turkish history, Kenan Evren, has passed away at the age of 97 at a hospital in capital Ankara, Anadolu agency reported. Evren had been under treatment at the Gulhane Military Medical Academy, or GATA, since March 2012. .

Turkey ex-president Evren 1980 coup leader dies aged 97

Big News Network 10 May 2015
Ankara (AFP) - Turkish former president Kenan Evren, convicted last year for his key role in the country's bloody 1980 coup, died Saturday in the capital Ankara, the state-run Anatolia news ... .

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