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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Turkish mayor believes opposition leader is planning earthquake with ‘seismic vessel’

The mayor of the Turkish capital Ankara has said he believes opposition leader Fethullah Gulen is planning an earthquake with a "seismic vessel" to...

Turkish police seize 24 suicide belts and detain four ISIS suspects

Turkish police has seized 24 suicide belts and detained four suspected members of ISIS in an operation. The operation took place today near the southeastern...

Casualties mount as the Turkish Army attempts to wrestle control of...

After establishing a foothold at the western entrance of Al-Bab, the Turkish Armed Forces and aligned Syrian rebels have seen their joint Euphrates Shield...

Video: Over 400 suspected ISIS members arrested in Turkey

Turkish police detained 400 ISIS suspects in nationwide raids on Sunday. Those arrested include foreigners and alleged terrorists suspected of planning attacks, reported Turkish news...

BREAKING: Doctors held hostage in Istanbul hospital

Hurriyet newspaper has reported that an armed man at a psychiatric unit of Istanbul’s Cerrahpasa hospital is holding staff hostage. It is being reported that...

Kurdish journalist jailed in Turkey for six years

A Turkish court has sentenced a Kurdish journalist to six years in prison for writing two books about Kurds. Arzu Demir wrote one book about the...

Turkish PM: We expect Trump to extradite Gulen

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Friday, just hours before Trump’s inauguration, that his country expected the new President to extradite opposition figure...

Turkish courts issue arrest warrants for two suspects in Russian Ambassader...

(Sputnik) An Ankara court has ordered to arrest two people who were earlier detained over the assassination of Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov. According...

Istanbul nightclub suspect ‘received orders from ISIL’

(AFP) The man suspected of killing 39 people at an Istanbul nightclub on New Year’s Eve has claimed he received the order to attack...

Turkey remove Assyrian sculpture from front of local city hall

Turkish authorities have removed an Assyrian sculpture of a mythological winged bull known as Lamassu, from the front of a local council building in...