One wonders why so many populations, over such a stretch of time, choose to reside in areas that aren’t particularly hospitable. One of the least people-friendly, in Central Europe, is the area of Turkey known as Cappadocia. The name first showed up in the latter part of sixth century BC, when the area was Persian. […]
SOFIA, Bulgaria — Bulgarian police detained a man after he pointed a gas pistol at an ethnic Turkish party leader as he was delivering a speech at a party caucus in the capital Saturday. No shots were fired.