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 Turkey#039s justice ministry: nightclub attack is work of ISIS

Turkey's justice ministry: nightclub attack is work of ISIS

Turkey's justice minister Bekir Bozdag said the capture of the suspected perpetrator of the New Year's nightclub attack in Istanbul will lead to a better understanding of the ISIS group's operations in …

Turkey kills 41 ISIS militants in northern Syria

Turkey kills 41 ISIS militants in northern Syria

Forty-one ISIS terrorists have been killed by Turkish airstrikes and shelling as part of the operation to liberate northern Syrian town of al-Bab from the terrorists, the military said. A total of 177 terrorist targets have been shelled …

ISIS blows up remaining bridges on Tigris River in Mosul

ISIS blows up remaining bridges on Tigris River in Mosul

ISIS militants blew up all of the remaining bridges on the Tigris River in the center of Mosul, Al Arabiya News channel reported. Iraqi special forces pushed forward to reach a second bridge that links eastern Mosul to the city's …

Obama says goodbye to America

Obama says goodbye to America

After eight years in the top job, US President Barack Obama gave his farewell speech as the country's leader on Tuesday night in Chicago. "By almost every measure, America is a better, stronger …

Germany under terror attack

Germany under terror attack

Peace and stability in the country, which is rightly considered the economic and political leader of the EU, faced serious challenges after a series of terrorist attacks

 Turkish army kills 48 ISIS militants in Syria

Turkish army kills 48 ISIS militants in Syria

Turkish-led air and ground operations in Syria killed 48 ISIS militants on Sunday while Turkish warplanes destroyed 23 buildings and shelters used by the jihadists, Turkey's armed forces said in a statement on Monday. "Turkish …

Fadi Kunbar drives his truck into crowd in Jerusalem

Fadi Kunbar drives his truck into crowd in Jerusalem

Israeli police identified the suspect behind the deadly truck ramming attack in Jerusalem as an Arab resident of the city.  "The terrorist who murdered 4 soldiers and injured 13 others in truck attack is an Arab resident, …

Israel responds ISIS terrorist attack

Israel responds ISIS terrorist attack

Israel's security cabinet approved a number of measures in response to the truck ramming attack that left four IDF officers dead and 17 other people wounded in Jerusalem. The cabinet approved administrative detention for anyone …

Pentagon chief on Russia#039s efforts in fighting ISIS

Pentagon chief on Russia's efforts in fighting ISIS

US Secretary of Defense Ash Carter said Moscow has done "virtually zero" in fighting the ISIL and has instead made "the ending of the Syrian civil war there harder."   "They came in, they …

Putin offers condolences over Jerusalem truck attack

Putin offers condolences over Jerusalem truck attack

Russian President Vladimir Putin offered his condolences to the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu over the deadly truck-ramming attack in Jerusalem, Kremlin’s press service said. …

Islamic State militants kill 4 soldiers near Iraq#039s Tikrit - army, police sources

Islamic State militants kill 4 soldiers near Iraq's Tikrit - army, police sources

Islamic State militants attacked an Iraqi army outpost and a police station near the city of Tikrit on Friday, killing at least four soldiers and wounding 12 others, military and police sources said. The militants used a car bomb and …

 Links of Istanbul nightclub attacker established

Links of Istanbul nightclub attacker established

The gunman who killed 39 people in an attack on an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day is probably Uighur and Turkey has established his possible locations and links, the Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Veysi Kaynak said …

Turkish military kills 38 ISIS militants in Syria

Turkish military kills 38 ISIS militants in Syria

At least 38 ISIS terrorists, including a so-called commander were killed in northern Syria in the last 24 hours as part of the ongoing Operation Euphrates Shield, according to a Turkish General Staff statement …

UN concerned about humanitarian crisis in Mosul

UN concerned about humanitarian crisis in Mosul

UN Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs, Stephen O'Brien, expressed concern over the suffering of the people who are living in the Iraqi city of Mosul, where the army is trying to drive out ISIS …

EU accused of double standards again

EU accused of double standards again

Turkey's Minister for EU Affairs Omer Celik criticized the “mixed” response given across the EU over the terrorist attacks in Turkey. "Why is it that when Turkey is attacked by ISIS, the Turkish …

 Erdogan: Istanbul attack aims to set Turks against each other

Erdogan: Istanbul attack aims to set Turks against each other

Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that the Istanbul nightclub attack aims to set Turks against each other and deepen fault lines, but the country won’t fall for this game.  He made the comments in a …

New suspects linked to Istanbul nightclub attack detained in Izmir

New suspects linked to Istanbul nightclub attack detained in Izmir

Twenty seven suspects linked to the Reina nightclub attacker in Istanbul that killed 39 people have been detained in the western city of İzmir, the Doğan news agency reports. The agency said the police operation targeted three families …

Turkish Foreign Ministry: identity of Istanbul attacker established

Turkish Foreign Ministry: identity of Istanbul attacker established

The identity of Istanbul nightclub attacker has been established, the Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said in a televised interview with the state-run Anadolu news agency on Wednesday.  The manhunt is still …

 Turkey and US to strengthen efforts against ISIS

Turkey and US to strengthen efforts against ISIS

US President Barack Obama and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vowed to stand together against terrorism in the aftermath of the recent attack on a nightclub in Istanbul, the White House spokesman …

Pentagon of Russian-Turkish alliance in Syria: no comments

Pentagon of Russian-Turkish alliance in Syria: no comments

Pentagon spokesman Peter Cook declined to comment on the coordination between Russia and Turkey in the fight against ISIS in Syria. "I'm not aware of specific Turkish-Russian cooperation in al-Bab and …

Turkey is part of a new ad-hoc coalition in the Middle East

Turkey is part of a new ad-hoc coalition in the Middle East

This signifies the total failure of Western actors in Syria, and provides clues as to how the new Middle Eastern order will be designed in the future

Turkish military kills 18 ISIS militants in Syria

Turkish military kills 18 ISIS militants in Syria

Turkey's military, backing Syrian rebels in a four-month-old operation against ISIS militants in northern Syria, said on Tuesday that 18 of the jihadists had been killed and 37 wounded in clashes and artillery fire on Monday. In a …

Image of suspected Istanbul gunman released

Image of suspected Istanbul gunman released

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Turkish state media on Monday revealed the pictures of the suspected perpetrator of the deadly terrorist attack at Istanbul's Reina nightclub, taken by a security camera. According to the Anadolu news agency, the security camera …

Turkish Prime Minister to visit Iraq

Turkish Prime Minister to visit Iraq

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim is planning to visit Iraq later this week, local media reported citing governmental sources. The visit will be another indication for the end of the diplomatic crisis between the …

 Ankara: Istanbul attack bore significant differences to previous ones

Ankara: Istanbul attack bore significant differences to previous ones

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmuş said that the terror attack on a nightclub in Istanbul in the early hours of 2017 bore significant …

Eight people detained over Istanbul nightclub attack

Eight people detained over Istanbul nightclub attack

Turkish police have arrested eight people over the Istanbul nightclub attack after ISIS claimed one of its 'soldiers' had carried out the atrocity, CNN Turk reports. 39 people killed included the daughter of a prominent Lebanese …

 Russia and Turkey strike ISIS positions in Northern Syria

Russia and Turkey strike ISIS positions in Northern Syria

Turkish warplanes and artillery have struck ISIS targets in Syria, killing 22 of the group's militants, while Russian aircraft hit jihadists near the ISIS-controlled town of al-Bab, Turkey's military said on Monday. In a …

ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul New Year attack

ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul New Year attack

ISIS has claimed responsibility for a gun attack on an Istanbul nightclub during New Year’s Eve celebrations. The gunman who opened fire on the dancefloor of the Reina nightclub in Turkey’s largest city, killing people from …

Does NATO turn its face towards Moscow?

Does NATO turn its face towards Moscow?

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said that Russia was excluded from the list of the primary threats to the Alliance. "Russia is no an immediate threat to the alliance's partners. Russia is our neighbor, so we try …

26 ISIS terrorists killed by Turkish airstrikes

26 ISIS terrorists killed by Turkish airstrikes

Turkish warplanes carried out air strikes in the Syrian areas of al-Bab and Daglabash, killing 26 militants, the Turkish Armed Forces said on Friday. "Turkish warplanes killed 26 ISIS members including high ranking terrorists …