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’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
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
More than 13,000 people, including over 100 generals, have been detained so far.
26 Jul 2016 3:49 PM
The crunch meetings come as controversy grows over the scope of the legal crackdown against coup plotters.
20 Jul 2016 12:34 PM
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
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
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
Troops clash with public, more than 250 killed
17 Jul 2016 7:12 AM
Iran’s judiciary has indicted three detained Iranian dual nationals and a Lebanese citizen also held in the Islamic Republic, the judiciary’s official news website Mizan said on Monday.
12 Jul 2016 7:12 AM
Turkey and Israel will this week start the process of exchanging ambassadors after they signed a deal to restore ties following a bitter row in 2010, Ankara said on Tuesday.
29 Jun 2016 12:46 AM
Turkish police have seized a jewel-encrusted ivory dagger said to have belonged to Libya’s late leader Muammar Gaddafi and which was going to be sold for millions of dollars on the black market, Anado
15 Jun 2016 2:23 AM
The EU’s top diplomat in Turkey has stepped down after a row with Ankara over his criticism of the government’s conduct in a landmark migrant deal, his office said on Tuesday.
15 Jun 2016 12:52 AM
Armenian activists embrace outside the Bundestag after the German legislators voted to recognise the genocide. (Photo: AFP)
03 Jun 2016 7:27 AM
Turkey’s state-run news agency said US-led coalition airstrikes and Turkish artillery fire against the ISIS group in Syria have killed 104 militants.
29 May 2016 12:44 AM
Turkey’s experienced transport minister Binali Yildirim, a steadfast ally of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, was on Sunday named ruling party chief and was set to be also appointed as Prime Minister i
22 May 2016 11:50 PM
The PKK, considered a terrorist organization by Turkey and its allies, has waged a three-decades-long insurgency against Turkey.
13 May 2016 3:58 PM
Erdogan wants visa-free travel for Turks to EU by October ‘at latest’
11 May 2016 6:45 AM
Turkey will develop the necessary policies on visa liberalisation with the European Union and execute them in line with President Tayyip Erdogan’s recent statements, the Turkish foreign ministry spoke
10 May 2016 6:43 AM
A car bomb struck the entrance of a Turkish police station on Sunday in the southern city of Gaziantep, killing two police officers and wounding 22 other people, according to media reports.
02 May 2016 6:24 AM