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Thursday, February 23, 2017

Erdogan renews call for no-fly zone in Syria

Press TV have reported Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan renews a call for the establishment of a no-fly zone in Syria in the face...

Moscow suspects Turkey will invade Syria

Developments on the Turkish-Syrian borderThe Russian Defense Ministry has said that movements from Turkey's side of the border leads to suspicions that they are...

Erdogan calls Russian claim of Syria invasion plan ‘laughable’

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday blasted as "laughable" Russia's accusation that Turkey was actively preparing to invade Syria. "I find this Russian statement laughable......

Turkey: No plan for military incursion in Syria

A Turkish official speaking on anonymity told Reuters that Turkey had no plans for an incursion in Syria. “Turkey does not have any plans or...

Turkey fears new influx of up to 600,000 Syrian refugees

The Turkish government fears that fierce fighting in Syria's Aleppo province will prompt a fresh influx of 600,000 refugees arriving at its border in...

Turkey ends two-month anti-PKK military operation in Kurdish town

Turkish security forces have ended an almost two months long military operation backed by a curfew in the southeastern town of Cizre against opposition...

1,300 hotels go for sale as Turkey’s tourism takes a hit

Turkey's tourist industry has taken a big hit because of terrorist attacks, the aggression against its Kurdish minority and the number of Russian tourists...

Erdogan slams Syrian government, PKK & YPG at conference in Chile

During a lecture at the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) headquarters, the president of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, took the...

Kurdish offensive in northern Aleppo likely to spark outrage in Turkey

According to Reuters, the predominately Kurdish "People's Protection Units" (YPG) and the U.S. backed "Syrian Democratic Forces" (SDF) are planning to attack the so-called...

Trial of Turkish journalists accused of ‘espionage’ set for next month

Two Turkish opposition journalists accused of espionage and trying to overthrow the Erdogan regime in a case that has caused global concern are due to...