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Ankara

8,000 more fired in latest Turkish purge

Turkey removed nearly 8,000 security personnel from duty, according to state media, as the purge continued of those suspected of links to the July-15 failed coup.

03 Sep 2016 6:41 AM

Turkey backtracks on child bomber claim

Ankara says ‘no clue’ who was behind wedding attack.

24 Aug 2016 6:47 AM

14 dead after ‘Kurdish bombings’ in Turkey

Turkish authorities search outside the damaged building of the police headquarters after an explosion in Elazig, eastern Turkey. (Photo: AP)

19 Aug 2016 5:45 AM

Turkey reshuffles military after half of generals fired

Turkey’s top military commanders met Thursday to replace almost half of their generals in a radical shake-up after the failed coup, as authorities shut down dozens of media outlets in a widening crac

29 Jul 2016 4:57 AM

EU didn’t keep its promises on migrants’ influx in Turkey: Erdogan

Erdogan president said the EU had promised $3 billion, but so far only paid a nominal $1 million to $2 million.

26 Jul 2016 3:51 PM

Two Turkish generals serving in Afghanistan held in Dubai after coup

More than 13,000 people, including over 100 generals, have been detained so far.

26 Jul 2016 3:49 PM

Erdogan back in Ankara after coup, to chair Security Council meet

The crunch meetings come as controversy grows over the scope of the legal crackdown against coup plotters.

20 Jul 2016 12:34 PM

85 generals, admirals charged in Turkey coup attempt

Authorities rounded up thousands alleged to have been involved in the coup, which killed 208 govt supporters and 24 coup plotters.

19 Jul 2016 3:57 PM

Turkey coup: 3000 held; crackdown over suspected links to cleric Gulen

Gunfire and explosions had rocked both Istanbul and Ankara through the night after soldiers took up positions in both cities.

17 Jul 2016 11:54 AM

161 dead in coup bid, 3,000 held, says Turkish PM

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said Saturday that 161 people were killed in the coup attempt against the government, with 2,839 soldiers now detained on the suspicion of involvement.

17 Jul 2016 7:38 AM