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Explosion at vehicle facility was 'terror attack', 3 dead: Turkey

Turkey's Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu did not say who was suspected of being behind the attack.

12 Apr 2017 1:39 PM

Turkey says tests confirm sarin gas in Syria chemical attack

Turkish Health Minister Recep Akdag made the statement after after analysis of blood and urine samples of the casualties from the attack.

11 Apr 2017 7:47 PM

Turkey: 1 killed, many injured in workshop explosion in Diyarbakir

The blast in the mainly Kurdish city of Diyarbakir caused part of the workshop to collapse.

11 Apr 2017 3:35 PM

Rohingya group urges EU support for Myanmar probe

The European Rohingya Council expressed shock and concern about the EU's decision not to support the UN investigation.

13 Mar 2017 12:39 PM

Syrian military aircraft’s pilot found after long search, admitted

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said that the cause of the crash was unknown, but pointed to poor weather conditions.

05 Mar 2017 3:59 PM

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Turkey criticises Merkel reaction to banned rallies

Ankara and Berlin have been locked in acrimony over the last few days after German towns blocked events.

04 Mar 2017 5:17 PM

Turkey accuses Germany of providing succour to its enemies

The comments by Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag reflected a broader souring of relations between the two NATO allies.

03 Mar 2017 8:23 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

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

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'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

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

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

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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

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