Turkey: 41 people arrested over suspected PKK links

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmtyvmjevmzmvmzqvngu5zjk5zjatowewmc00nwnkltliyjgty2e4zdc3ntkymduxlzgzzwm2mgm3yty5ytvizdg5mtizotgzotg2nzrlndhmlmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimzuwedi3mcmixv0?sha=97cd36ca55b4e80b W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmtevmjmvndkvnduvzti5mdfimtmtmtyznc00ntjlltk5ytktnmqymzfhogmwnmi3l2finjk1nzc4nwuwzjrhmtiym2vmmti0ytvjmge1y2i1lmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimzuwedi3mcmixv0?sha=508138d91616a434 W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmtevmdivmdmvmjavzwi0m2e0mtktztnjnc00otqzlwezmdity2u4y2q4njm5nmvil1r1cmtlev9sdxnzawfux2zsyxfzxzeymduxmc5qcgcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisijm1mhgynzajil1d?sha=f5c9bcfe05e27fdf W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmdkvmjevmdqvmdqvmje4odnhotatytlkmy00ogrklwiyzduty2fjytu5ytkzzjc4lze1mdiyodc1ntg1othimtzjnmnkzjzjmi4zmta3odc1ny5qcgcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisijm1mhgynzajil1d?sha=9a14087ce5598b89 W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmdgvmjevmjavmtevndfjymnmzjytnmfmys00yjrilwe2zjgtyti0yje0njy5ywm3l2e4zwmyzdnhzdcwnzk5ytllzwy1yznlytuxoti1mju4lmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimzuwedi3mcmixv0?sha=65420bc288eba7ce

More from Turkey

European Commission head says Turkish talks must go on

04.08.2017 08:57 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmdqvmdkvmdavmtqvnwq3mmjlmjetyjczzc00yjvllwe2zwitowvlzgq4yjzmywu1l2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=ceee2fc95436f9a2
Jean-Claude Juncker insists 'it is better for both sides' to maintain dialogue.

Siemens wins tender for building wind turbines in Turkey

04.08.2017 00:28 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmdqvmdavndmvntyvmwqymtuzztytm2fhmc00nmeylthkzdatnjm2ywq3zdc5zjjil0fsdgvybmf0axzfzw5lcmppxziwmdkxmi5qcgcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisiji0mhgxodajil1d?sha=aa2f8d1302b3f2e9
Germany’s Siemens AG has won a tender for construction of 10 wind turbines in Turkey, says a message posted on the website of the Turkish Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources.

Turkish opposition party head nominates for presidential election

03.08.2017 20:48 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmdmvmjavntmvntyvmzgwyzhkzdgtmzk2os00zte0lthkyzgtotm4mjvmzwu0ztqwl2rvz3vfcgvyaw5jzwtfmjkwmje2lmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=a8b30113f8ebcf29
Dogu Perincek, head of the Turkish opposition Vatan party, has been nominated for the presidential election scheduled for 2019, Mehmet Bedri Gultekin, deputy chairman of the party, tweeted Aug. 3.

72 percent of Turkish citizens see US as security threat

03.08.2017 09:03 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmdmvmdkvmduvmduvnwzlmwi3ymmtndk0ms00nzk4lwe3n2utzdi5ywvinzhiytgzl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=68f008f0fde9f2b9
In Turkey, the United States was perceived as a greater threat to security than Russia or China.

Mircea Lucescu takes over as Turkish national team coach

02.08.2017 22:20 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmdivmjivmjqvmjavmteyntcxndetnjy4zs00y2e5lwe4mtqtzwmymjqxyjrknzbhlzmzy2yznwfmyjblztnjmje4zgi2mzy4owi3nzgxyju4lmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=62151f5ac4d9615d
Romanian coach Mircea Lucescu took over as the Turkish national team head coach on Aug. 2, three days after Fatih Terim’s departure, APA reports quoting Hurriyet.

Turkey reshuffles land, air and navy commanders at key military meeting

02.08.2017 17:34 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmdivmtcvmzyvndgvy2ixnzfmztmtmtfimc00mmiwlwe1ntgtztljmgvkmtbhzgnhl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=d6bd636f678b919c
Turkey reshuffles land, air and navy commanders at key military meeting.

3 killed, 2 injured after yacht carrying 11 capsizes off Turkey's Marmaris

02.08.2017 14:47 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmdivmtqvndgvndavmwe0mmu1nwmtn2e3oc00n2exlthmm2qtytcxm2q0nzqwmtuzl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=34f307896258f3ff
Three people died after boat carrying 11 people, including the captain capsized off Turkey's southern Muğla coast, reports said Wednesday.

Turkey’s top military board convenes for key meeting in Ankara

02.08.2017 14:35 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmdivmtqvmzgvndcvyzu3zwflywmtmdk5zs00owq4lwfkzdctm2e5mdmwowzkzddjl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=9cbcadd927c24df4
It is the third supreme military board meeting since the last year’s failed coup attempt and the second with its changed structure.

Turkey starts joint military exercise with Qatar

02.08.2017 11:05 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmdivmtevmdyvmzuvndhiztm0yjytywe4mi00owvjlwflyjctodzmmzlkmgqyndril2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=4352cc64d8b8051f
Turkish land forces are participating in the first phase of the joint military exercise.

Minister slams talk about excluding Turkey from Europe

02.08.2017 09:18 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmdivmdkvmtkvntavmty2ntm4ytqtzwy2mc00mtjjltk5mgitytm1njm5ztq1mjhil2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=8199b375fa3e343b
EU Affairs Minister Omer Celik on Tuesday slammed criticism about Turkey’s role in Europe.

Turkey, Iran mull regional issues

02.08.2017 00:28 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmdivmdavmzavmtmvowy4n2m4zdgtodhmmc00yzjjlwi4mjytzdljmmflnzazogjml3r1cmtlev9pcmfux2zsywdfmtywnde2lmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=0d4c76ede66b2a10
Turkey and Iran discussed regional issues during the visit of Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif to Istanbul, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu tweeted Aug. 1.

FM: Turkey urges Muslim countries to recognize Palestine's independence

01.08.2017 21:01 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmdevmjevmdkvntavmtrlmdmyzmytymfkoc00yty0lwiyzjmtnznlzdk4ztbjogqyl21ldmx1zf9jagf2dxnob2dsdv8xotexmte2xziuanbnil0swyjwiiwidgh1bwiilciyndb4mtgwiyjdxq?sha=cdebc8e8f5f143d0
Turkey urges Muslim countries to recognize the independence of Palestine within the territories that existed before the war of 1967, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said.

Turkish girl who went missing during US vacation found after 9-month search

01.08.2017 14:49 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmdevmtqvntevmjyvmge5nje3mtatzddizc00zmjklwe1ywmtnteyytmxnmq5owuyl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=170b89d7da8c9390
An 18 year old Turkish girl who had been vacationing in the U.S. was finally found alive and well after being missing for nine months, according to information from the Bristol Township police.

Germany withdraws from Turkey’s Incirlik

01.08.2017 11:42 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmdevmtevndgvmjqvyzzhytqwztetmzjkns00m2ywltg3yjatnwvlzdi3zjnkmtk2l2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=54e9c5b6d6aeaae6
Germany had completed the withdrawal of Tornado jet fighters from the Incirlik air base in Turkey, a representative of the country’ Federal Ministry of Defence said.

Turkey criticizes US envoy over 'terror' remarks

01.08.2017 09:14 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdgvmdevmdkvmtyvmdcvyjjmzgzmywmty2myzi00nzq0lwi1mgutmjnlmdvhyji1ztzll2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=023be9b540b71e2e
Turkish presidential spokesman takes exception to remarks by Brett McGurk that links Ankara to terror groups in Syria.

Turkey’s Supreme Military Council session is planed

31.07.2017 15:16 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdcvmzevmtuvmtcvmzyvotnkn2i0mjutngzlnc00ngfmltg4ntatyjvmmtg2nzqymgvhl1r1cmtlev9mbgfnxze2mdcwos5qcgcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisiji0mhgxodajil1d?sha=31cfc8f9b7e9b7b4
Session of the Turkey’s Supreme Military Council headed by the Chief of the Central Command of Turkish Armed Forces Hulusi Akar and country’s Prime Minister Binali Yildirim will be held on August 2, according to the reports of Turkish media on July 31.

Airlines will compensate passengers for flight cancellation in Turkey

29.07.2017 16:24 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdcvmjkvmtyvmjuvmjgvzjiynwezmgitowezny00mtdiltlkogutztk1y2ewodhiy2fll1bsyw5lx0vtynjhzxjfmtkwic5qcgcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisiji0mhgxodajil1d?sha=d38bdddb82a22b7a
Turkish media outlets reported on July 29, that in the event of a flight cancellation compensations will be paid to the passengers by the airlines.

New tunnel to be built under Bosporus Strait in Istanbul

28.07.2017 22:29 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdcvmjgvmjivmzevmtuvzwi3n2i2ymetnzuymc00zgu5lwizmtutotzkzgrjntcwntuyl3r1bm5lbf8ynzexmtquanbnil0swyjwiiwidgh1bwiilciyndb4mtgwiyjdxq?sha=9febc3986ee7bd37
A new tunnel will be built under the Bosporus Strait in Istanbul, the Turkish media reported July 28.

Heavy rainfall causes floods, havoc in Istanbul, disrupts transportation - VIDEO

28.07.2017 00:26 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdcvmjgvmdavmzyvmzmvzwjmmwewzmmtyjvkns00zgnilwjmmjmtm2fjodflyzy4yzeylzu5n2eyzda5odm0mtiuanbnil0swyjwiiwidgh1bwiilciyndb4mtgwiyjdxq?sha=c6e9b81f674e3cc8
Heavy rainfall hit Istanbul Thursday, flooding streets causing disruption to public transport, canceling flights and leaving people stranded while trying to get back to their homes during the evening rush hour.

Erdogan calls on world Muslims over Al-Aqsa Mosque

25.07.2017 16:20 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdcvmjuvmtyvmjevmzqvowe5otbimzatmguymi00mwy1lwizzjmtzmy2ogeym2e4y2e1l2e0nwvkmjlhzddjotnimzmxzwfiztdimgq4mdbjmtg3lmpwzwcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisiji0mhgxodajil1d?sha=d9fc22276cb249cf
“Israel has taken a dangerous path. By occupying the Al-Aqsa Mosque, Israel has exceeded the boundaries,” Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday, APA reported.

Number of Turkish army generals down 40% after coup attempt

24.07.2017 19:28 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdcvmjqvmtkvntkvmjcvzjaxowm1odmtnzjkns00mgnlltlizgetogzlmge5zja2mtuwl1r1cmtlev9mbgfnxze2mdcwos5qcgcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisiji0mhgxodajil1d?sha=9e79261cef448ae7
As a result of purges in Turkey’s armed forces after the July 15 military coup attempt, the number of generals and admirals decreased by 40 percent, the Turkish media reports.

Turkey, EU officials set to hold meeting in Brussels

24.07.2017 17:07 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdcvmjqvmtcvmtuvmzmvztazodi4n2mtymrjyi00yjc5lwixzwitnwqymjhlztnhndy3l2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=c410d180563ce91b
Talks to focus on Turkey’s bid to join EU as well as counterterrorism, migration and visa liberalization.

More than 2 thousand people take part in Istanbul swim race

24.07.2017 15:56 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdcvmjqvmtuvntkvmtavztizmwjkmwmtzde2my00yja5ltkyyzetzdhjzwy2mwezytnll2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=59e8445421f44d52
Some 2,277 swimmers from 49 countries took part in Istanbul’s 29th Samsung Bosphorus Cross Continental Swimming Race.

310 Turks evacuated from Greek island after quake

22.07.2017 09:39 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdcvmjivmdkvndyvntqvotlizdyyzjmtowmyny00odviltk2zdutotfkogu4ntq3otzjl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=6a0a7ea8c6e0f443
Body of Turkish national to be returned following autopsy.

Erdogan condemns German remarks on investing in Turkey

21.07.2017 23:20 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdcvmjevmjmvmjivndgvotk1yjk1mtytmtc4ni00yzfjlwfkzwqtntk1nzzjzjvknmi3l3jly2vwx3rhexlpcf9lcmrvz2fuxzi3mdgxnl8wmi5qcgcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisiji0mhgxodajil1d?sha=0df2a29b7087210e
Turkey’s president on Friday condemned what he called “baseless” remarks by Germany’s economy minister scaremongering investors away from Turkey, Anadolu reported.

Magnitude 5.0 aftershock hits off coast of Turkey's Datça peninsula

21.07.2017 22:39 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdcvmjevmjmvmtcvmjcvnta1ntzhnmutzjewzi00odi0lwjiyzctndbhmdfizgmzmgrjlzy0nxgzndqtmtuwmdy1ode0ndqzms5wbmcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisiji0mhgxodajil1d?sha=37bed7fb52dab5bf
A magnitude 5.0 aftershock hit off the coast of Turkey's Datça peninsula hours after a magnitude 6.7 quake that struck the Aegean sea killed two people and injured nearly 500 in Greece and Turkey on Friday night.

Over 20 Turkish citizens injured in quake - PM

21.07.2017 17:23 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdcvmjevmtcvmjqvntgvywy4zdzkogity2rkzs00mwq1lwiyn2qtnwmxzwm3oda1nmi4l2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=7574e47cd9bb7430
More than 20 citizens of Turkey became injured as a result of the Aegean Sea quake, the Turkish media outlets quoted the country’s Prime Minister Binali Yildirim as saying July 21.

Over 100 FETO suspects arrested in Istanbul

21.07.2017 14:20 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdcvmjevmtqvmjcvmdevmjvmzmfkowmtmtc2mi00yzjklwfhywetzdbmzwfkm2e4mji5l2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=0409bf64bf380aeb
Warrants also issued in capital Ankara for over 150 suspects, including 20 Forestry and Water Affairs Ministry staff.

Turks consider Azerbaijan most friendly country

21.07.2017 12:51 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdcvmjevmtqvmdmvmjqvn2zlnthmmdctnwm5os00nzazltg1ngutnzuxnmringq4zmi3l2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=e70ca944ddf47227
The University of Kadir Has published the results of a survey initiated by the Center for Turkish Studies in Istanbul.

Earthquake of 6.7 magnitude hits off Turkey’s western coast - seismological center

21.07.2017 09:25 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdcvmjevmdkvmjgvndmvyzm3ndzhnwitzjllyi00nzvklwe0zgytn2nhnzrmyze5mgzml2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=20d9cb1fa6238f98
A 6.7 magnitude earthquake was registered near the Turkish western coast in the Aegean Sea, according to data from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC).

Turkish FM blasts German travel warning

21.07.2017 08:59 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdcvmjevmdkvmdevmdgvotzly2njyzgtowqwni00ztkwlwiwnjety2njzdu4otfhyji4l2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=3277186a323b4034
Germany issued new travel warnings for its citizens wishing to visit Turkey.

Turkey blasts Greek FM for statement on Cyprus

20.07.2017 21:32 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtcvmdcvmjavmjivmzqvmjevmjnimziwn2mtymexmi00ztfllwiwnmutmmu2n2qzywrlmznhl2njnzllmwixzgqzngy2mjm1mtuyzgzinjqzmwzmzje3lmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=606ebf297778b63d
Turkey's Foreign Ministry Thursday called Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias's statement on the 43rd anniversary of the Cyprus Peace Operation "unacceptable", Anadolu reports.

Top Read Articles

In The Region

Editor Picks

Azerbaijan Cuisine

Explore the food of Azerbaijan - from sherbet to succulent kebab, from baklava to fragrant pilaff

Follow us

Find us on Facebook