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Turkey kills 900 ISIS jihadists in Syria raids

Turkey has killed almost 900 alleged members of the ISIS group since January through artillery fire and air raids, the state-run Anatolia news agency said on Monday, citing military sources.

26 Apr 2016 6:32 AM

Relief groups launch largest Syria aid delivery yet

Aid groups launched their largest delivery of assistance yet in war-torn Syria on Thursday after the UN evacuated hundreds of besieged residents, intensifying relief efforts even as peace talks falter

22 Apr 2016 1:33 AM

Europe needs Turkey more than Turkey needs EU: Erdogan

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned the European Union Tuesday it needs Turkey more than Ankara needs the bloc, as tensions grew over promises for visa liberalisation in a crucial deal on stemming t

20 Apr 2016 6:25 AM

Recep Tayyip Erdogan won’t meet Barack Obama during US visit

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan heads to the United States for only the second visit of his presidency at a time when relations between the two key Nato allies are severely tested by widening d

30 Mar 2016 7:18 AM

2 police killed in car bomb attack in southeastern Turkey

The explosion caused extensive damage to the police lodgings and left a large crater on the road.

04 Mar 2016 2:16 PM

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Saudi jets to arrive in Turkey to strike ISIS

Saudi jets are due to arrive at a Turkish base this week to take part in the air campaign against ISIS jihadists in Syria, Turkey’s foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Thursday.

26 Feb 2016 6:54 AM

Saudi jets to arrive in Turkey to strike ISIS

Saudi jets are due to arrive at a Turkish base this week to take part in the air campaign against ISIS jihadists in Syria, Turkey’s foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Thursday.

26 Feb 2016 6:33 AM

Turkey wants a safe zone in Syria

Turkey said on Wednesday it was seeking to create a “safe line” inside Syria that would include the flashpoint northern town of Azaz near the Turkish border.

18 Feb 2016 4:21 AM

Turkey denounces 'barbaric' Russian bombings in Syria: PM

Assad's forces have most recently used Russian air support to move ever closer to the rebel stronghold of Aleppo in northern Syria.

16 Feb 2016 4:20 PM

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Turkey: Can’t shoulder refugee crisis alone as 30,000 wait for entry

Syrians gather to collect food of workers from Turkish Islamic aid group IHH at a temporary refugee camp for displaced Syrians in northern Syria, near Bab al-Salameh border crossing with Turkey, on Sunday. — AP

09 Feb 2016 2:28 AM

Berlin, Ankara seek Nato aid to stop traffickers

German Chancellor Angela Merkel visits Anitkabir — the mausoleum of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, founder of the Republic of Turkey— during her visit to Ankara on Monday. — AFP

09 Feb 2016 1:40 AM

Moscow violated our airspace again: Turkey

Turkey on Saturday accused Russia of a fresh violation of its airspace, warning Moscow it would “face consequences” as relations between the two countries hit a new post-Cold War low.

01 Feb 2016 5:25 AM

Europe must support Turkey more: Mogherini

Confident that Ankara will soon get $3.2 billion refugee aid despite delay

26 Jan 2016 5:52 AM

Turks ‘watch’ Russia forces near border

Turkey is “closely watching” Russian troop movements in Syria near its border, a government source in Ankara said on Friday, after reports that Russian servicemen had deployed in the Syrian border tow

23 Jan 2016 6:40 AM

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Blast at Turkish school injures at least 5 children: report

Authorities are enforcing a 24-hour curfew as the security forces press ahead with large-scale operations to rout out the militants.

22 Jan 2016 1:29 PM

Iran: Nuclear deal economic turning point

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the nuclear deal, sealed with world powers last year and paving the way for Saturday’s lifting of most US, European, and UN sanctions, could be a turning point fo

18 Jan 2016 6:14 AM

Turkey detains 12 academics accused of signing ‘peace declaration’

Turkey has seen some of the worst violence for decades after the collapse of a ceasefire with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party.

15 Jan 2016 2:34 PM

Turkey shells ISIS in Iraq and Syria, kills 200

Turkish tanks and artillery have bombarded Islamic State (ISIS) positions in Syria and Iraq over the past 48 hours, killing almost 200 of its fighters in retaliation for a suicide bombing in Istanbul,

15 Jan 2016 1:06 AM

Five killed, 39 wounded in bomb attack in southeast Turkey

The attack targeted the police station in the town of Cinar.

14 Jan 2016 10:26 AM

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