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Commentators suggest the referendum triumph will destroy Turkish democracy, but when was the country ever truly democratic?

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan gestures as he speaks in Istanbul

The rise of feeling in Turkey against other Europeans will not help the Turkish Christian minority in any way

Bishop Tierrablanca said police had stepped up security at churches since last year’s coup attempt

The appointment will fuel debate about Turkey’s Islamic identity

Peaceful people gather to pray for peace – it won’t sway those in favour of violence

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Witnesses say 16 year-old Oguzhan Akdin shouted ‘Allahu Akbar’ while he shot the priest twice in the head

Morning Catholic must-reads: 31/08/16

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Mohammed Karabila, president of the Regional Council of the Muslim Faith for Haute-Normandie, said he was ‘appalled by the death of his friend’ Fr Jacques Hamel