Topic: Aegean Sea
When the volcano erupted in approximately 1620 B.C., it created tsunamis 40 feet tall that destroyed much of the civilization flourishing in and around the Aegean Sea.
Turkey earthquake does not surprise seismologists. Turkey is, in effect, caught in a geophysical vise between the Arabian plate, inching northward, and the Eurasian plate, the immovable object.
10/24/2011 06:18 pm
The economic boom in Turkey that is driving urban renewal is also forcing many minorities and the poor from their homes. Now, some are fighting back with lawsuits.
05/09/2011 02:59 pm
Seven Turkey military officers were charged on Wednesday with a coup plot against the country’s Islamist-leaning government.
02/24/2010 08:40 am
Sweden, Europe's most generous host, is scaling back to ease strains on its welfare system. One town alone has accepted more Iraqis than the US since 2003.
04/24/2008 01:00 am