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Turkey

7-yr-old Bana Alabed appeals to Trump to save Aleppo children

In her letter Bana al-Abed, who was evacuated from the besieged city to Turkey in December, appealed to Trump to help the children of Syria.

25 Jan 2017 1:01 PM

Turkey's Erdogan eager to hear Trump's policies on Mideast

Turkey is especially concerned about the possible disintegration of war-torn neighbors Iraq and Syria.

22 Jan 2017 3:06 PM

Turkey renames street after assassinated Russian ambassador

Ambassador Andrei Karlov was shot dead December 19 while speaking at the opening of a photo exhibition.

10 Jan 2017 5:25 PM

Nightclub attacker who killed 39, identified: Turkey

Mevlut Cavusoglu, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, notified a local news agency that the nighclub attacker has been identified.

04 Jan 2017 2:17 PM

2 Indian nationals among 39 dead in Istanbul attack

The victims are Abis Rizvi son of former Rajya Sabha MP and Khushi Shah, said External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.

01 Jan 2017 8:56 PM

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'We walked on top of people': Istanbul attack witness

At least 35 people were killed when the attacker dressed as Santa Claus opened fire at the elite nightclub.

01 Jan 2017 1:34 PM

39 dead in Istanbul's 'Santa Claus' terror attack

The whereabouts of the assailant was not known and it was not clear if he had been caught.

01 Jan 2017 11:01 AM

Erdogan clears first hurdle to be the ‘iron man’

Constitutional commission clears plans for executive presidential system, long sought by Erdogan and Turkey’s ruling AK Party.

31 Dec 2016 2:30 AM

Rescued Syrian Twitter star Bana meets Turkish PM

The young Syrian girl was one of thousands of people evacuated from Aleppo in the last days under a deal brokered by Turkey and Russia.

21 Dec 2016 6:15 PM

Witness to an assassination: Photographer captures Turkey attack

After moments of confusion, the photographer moved for cover behind walls but continued taking photographs.

20 Dec 2016 4:14 PM

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Mevlut Mert Altintas: The sharp-suited Turkish cop who killed Russian envoy

He also threatened terrified spectators, yelling "Allahu Akbar" and saying that the murder was vengeance for Russia's actions in Aleppo.

20 Dec 2016 1:17 PM

'Don't forget Aleppo. Don't forget Syria': Turkish cop shoots dead Russian envoy

The attacker shouted 'Allahu Akbar' and then talked about pledging allegiance to jihad in Arabic.

20 Dec 2016 8:07 AM

7-year-old Syria war symbol tweets her way out of ‘hell’

At least 15,000 children are among the more than 300,000 people who have been killed in Syria’s five-year war.

20 Dec 2016 2:08 AM

Video of Syrian child being operated without anaesthesia leaves journalist in tears

With the Russian and Syrian forces' continued assault, the civilians in the war-torn region have been caught in the crossfire.

17 Dec 2016 4:05 PM

Probe 'points' to PKK role in Istanbul blasts that killed 38

Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu told reporters in Istanbul that 10 suspects had already been detained over the bombing.

11 Dec 2016 7:46 AM

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Turkey sends 300 extra commandos to Syria

The Syrian towns of Jarabulus, Al Rai and Dabiq were retaken from the IS jihadists in lightning moves in the early weeks of the operation.

09 Dec 2016 2:57 PM

11 children among 12 dead in Turkey school dorm fire

Some of injuries were caused when terrified students jumped out the window to escape the flames.

30 Nov 2016 9:41 AM

Turkey PM withdraws controversial child sex conviction bill

The government said it would now submit the proposal for review to a parliamentary committee.

22 Nov 2016 1:59 PM

Turkey to scrap office of PM in new system: minister

The full blueprint is yet to emerge, but Erdoglu indicated that cabinet ministers would no longer be MPs.

17 Nov 2016 5:47 PM

Turkey cites Syria, says boots could land in Iraq

Turkish foreign minister says it will use resources to eliminate any threat.

26 Oct 2016 7:25 AM

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