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Turkey to use Russia's S-400s if necessary

Turkey will use the S-400 surface-to-air missile batteries it plans to acquire from Russia if necessary, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said during a joint live broadcast by private TV channels TGRT Haber, TVNET, …

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Turkish military convoy attacked in Hakkari

Two Turkish village guards were killed and three others wounded when a roadside bomb exploded today as their vehicle was traveling in an area near Turkey’s border with Iraq and Iran, security sources said. The Turkish military …

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Mass poisoning in one of Turkey's military units  Amasya

Servicemen got poisoned in one of the military units in Turkey’s Amasya province, the Turkish media reported. Reportedly, the poisoning occurred after deratization [a set of measures to exterminate rodents] was carried out in the …

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Altay tanks to strengthen Turkish army

Istanbul-based armored vehicle manufacturer BMC won the contract to mass produce Turkey's next-generation main battle tank (MBT), Altay. Following the bidding process the Undersecretariat for Defense Industries (SSM) would now hold …

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"Kamikaze" drones to protect Turkey

Turkey's upgraded "kamikaze" drones, will be exhibited for the first time at an aeronautical show in Turkey this week. Developed by Turkish defense contractor STM to support the tactical and field needs of Turkish security …

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Three soldiers killed in Turkey's Sirnak

  At least three soldiers were killed in action, another was injured following a terror attack by the PKK in southeastern Turkey's Şırnak province. The attack reportedly took place near Kuyutepe base area, where …

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Turkish airstrike kills wanted PKK terrorist in Iraq

A senior PKK terrorist was killed during airstrikes carried out by the Turkish military in northern Iraq on March 21, according to the army on Sunday, Anadolu Agency reported. In a statement, the Turkish General Staff said the …

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Military car blown up in Turkey's Dogubayazıt

A military vehicle was blown up in Doğubayazıt, Turkish city in the province of Ağrı. The car was transporting a special group of the city gendarmerie. The car was attacked near the Turkish-Iranian border, Turkish media …

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PKK militants attack military base in Turkey’s Siirt

Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants staged an attack near a military base in southeast Turkey’s Siirt province, killing six Turkish security force members and wounding seven, security sources said. They said the attack …

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