Afghanistan and Turkey Noah.B
10 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Noah Brumagen
Scoop.it!

Turkey's faltering economy, not protesters, could bend Erdogan

Click here to edit the title

Noah Brumagen's insight:

Turkey

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Noah Brumagen
Scoop.it!

What's fueling Turkey's explosion of riots?

What's fueling Turkey's explosion of riots? | Afghanistan and Turkey Noah.B | Scoop.it
How did a peaceful protest in Istanbul's Taksim Square about razing a park explode into riots across Turkey?
Noah Brumagen's insight:

Turkey

 

P- Politcal

 

P - Riots started because of prime minester 

P- Prime Minester wants to change consititution and instanubal skyline

P- But some including former supporters accuse him of growing increasingly authoritarian muzzling the media tightening his AK party's grip on state institutions and putting religion at the center of politics

P- All this government worries about is rewarding its own. Those with a different voice are marginalized. That's what I'm protesting she said before donning swimming goggles and a surgical mask to off the effects of tear gas

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Noah Brumagen
Scoop.it!

Afghan entrepreneurial spirit wounded by war

Afghan entrepreneurial spirit wounded by war | Afghanistan and Turkey Noah.B | Scoop.it
Mustafa Sadiq's juice business employed about a 1,000 people and had overseas markets before it was virtually wiped out by a suicide bomber in Kabul, Afghanistan, earlier this month.
Noah Brumagen's insight:

Afghan

E- Econmey 

S- Social 

P- Politcal

 

E- they employed 1000 people

P- Sucide bomber wiped out mustafa sadiq's jucie shop

E- 1000 people lost there job

E- 10 million dollars lost. 

P- People fear that the Taliban will control again when America hands sercurity over to Afghan forces.

P- People are afraid of the government because there is no rule of law.

NTK- Will they try to do anything to fix there government?

A- US is comitted to build up there econemy and atract foriegn investments and helping them for bigger futures 

P- Plan to rebulid company but will take some time

P- Taliban plan to attack US Factory

E- helped 40,000 farmers earn a living

 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Noah Brumagen
Scoop.it!

Syrian war clouds Turkish plan to clear land mines

Syrian war clouds Turkish plan to clear land mines | Afghanistan and Turkey Noah.B | Scoop.it
Turkish forces have planted more than 600,000 land mines along the border with Syria since the 1950s.
Noah Brumagen's insight:

Turkey

 

P- Political

E- Econmey

S- Social

 

P- turkey plans on removing all 600,000 land mines along border with Syria 

P- Trust with syria 

E/P- The plan was to stop smugglers whose cheap black market goods undercut the Turkish economy and later to prevent Kurdish rebels from infiltrating Turkey's southeast

P-Turkey says it plans to clear anti-personnel mines on the Syria border by 2016, missing a March 2014 deadline required by the international Mine Ban Treaty

S/P- Since last year, nearly 200,000 Syrian refugees have crossed into Turkey mostly through border posts or areas known to be free of mines

P-  a Turkish smugler would sneak people across the border for $14 

E/P- On foot, mule or motorcycle, smugglers traditionally brought in items from Syria, including tea, gasoline, cigarettes, electronics and livestock, to sell for a profit in Turkey

P- Turkey would sign contracts with syria but not until their civil war is over

P- 21 people died and 85 wounded by mines in 2011

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Noah Brumagen
Scoop.it!

Karzai condemns 'deadly US strike'

Karzai condemns 'deadly US strike' | Afghanistan and Turkey Noah.B | Scoop.it
Afghan President Hamid Karzai condemns a US air strike that killed a small child and injured two women in southern Helmand province.
Noah Brumagen's insight:

Afghan

E- Econmey 

S- Social

P- Politcal

P- US air strike killed a 2 year old boy and 2 women

P- Pact with US was delayed because of it

P- Pact was taking out most troops out of afghanistan leaving 15,000 troops

P- The pact ended up happening troops should be out by 2014 

P- Afghan people said that America has no respect for the Afghan people

P- People were saying US troops were cruel 

P- Troops that stay behind will mentor Afghan soldiers 

NTK- Why was there a air strike anyways?

A- Insurgent target was riding motorbike

 

more...
No comment yet.