'Yes' vote to carry Turkish democracy further: Erdogan

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Turkey expects Bosnia to hand over FETO schools

24.01.2017 19:55 GMT

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Central Bank of Turkey tightens monetary policy

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The Central Bank of Turkey has increased the upper limit of the interest corridor from 8.5% to 9.25%.

Turkey arrests more than 1,600 terror suspects in week

24.01.2017 16:22 GMT

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More than 1,600 terror suspects were arrested in Turkey last week, the Interior Ministry said Monday.

13 Daesh terrorists 'neutralized' in northern Syria

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Thirteen Daesh terrorists were "neutralized" in northern Syria over the last 24 hours as part of Operation Euphrates Shield, the Turkish military said Tuesday.

US envoy extols common interests with Turkey

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Hungarian ambassador calls Turkey 'key ally' of Europe

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11 Daesh terrorists ‘neutralized’ in northern Syria

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Turkish MPs approve constitution change

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Turkish lawmakers approved a new Constitution early Saturday as deputies completed voting on 18 articles.

European Council gives Ankara town '12-Star city' title

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Turkey arrests over 90 soldiers in anti-FETO operation

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Over 90 Turkish military personnel were arrested across Turkey Thursday as part of an anti-Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO) probe, according to security sources.

Anti-ISIL operations in Turkey continue, police detain over 20 suspects

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2 suspects remanded over Russian envoy’s assassination

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Daesh attack in Iraq’s Tikrit leaves 9 policemen dead

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17 Daesh terrorists neutralized in north Syria

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Turkish central bank to launch forex depot market

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Istanbul nightclub suspect 'trained in Afghanistan'

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The main suspect in the New Year’s Eve nightclub attack in Istanbul is a “well-trained terrorist” taught in Afghanistan, the provincial governor said Tuesday.

Istanbul nightclub attacker arrested

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The main suspect behind the deadly attack on an Istanbul nightclub during new year's celebrations was arrested late Monday, according to security sources.

Blast in southeastern Turkey kills 4 policemen

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An explosion occurred in Turkey’s southeastern city of Diyarbakir, the NTV channel reported Jan. 16.

Turkey: Referendum on constitution expected in April

16.01.2017 20:03 GMT

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Deputy prime minister said a referendum on proposed sweeping changes to Turkey’s constitution likely to be in the beginning of April, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.

Turkey tightens lira liquidity in bid to boost value

16.01.2017 17:54 GMT

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Istanbul nightclub attack involved an intelligence organization - Deputy FM

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Turkey's parliament votes in favor of constitutional reform in first round

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If parliament gives final approval to the constitutional package it will be put to a referendum expected in the spring.

Turkish army head attends Riyadh meeting against Daesh

16.01.2017 09:18 GMT

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Turkey's chief of General Staff arrived in Saudi Arabia Sunday for a two-day meeting on efforts to fight the Daesh terrorist organization, the military said.

Two Turkish soldiers killed in anti-PKK operation

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Two Turkish soldiers were killed and two others were wounded in an operation conducted against outlawed Kurdistan Worker's Party (PKK)

Turkey remands 2 foreigners linked to Istanbul attack

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An Istanbul court on Friday remanded in custody two foreign nationals linked to the deadly attack on an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Eve.

Turkish MPs pass Article 9 of new Constitution

14.01.2017 00:01 GMT

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Turkish lawmakers on Friday adopted the ninth article of a new constitutional reform package which regulates the President's criminal liability, Anadolu reported.

2 killed, 5 injured in building collapse in Istanbul

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One worker dead, 15 injured by explosion at steel plant in Turkey

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41 Daesh terrorists 'neutralized' in northern Syria

13.01.2017 14:21 GMT

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