Iran and Turkey

Black box from Turkish plane crashed in Iran found

Iranian authorities have recovered the 'black box' from a Turkish private jet that crashed in Iran while traveling from the United Arab Emirates to Istanbul, killing all 11 people onboard. Officials also have recovered 10 bodies …

Iranian reporters come under attack near Syria's Afrin

Reporters from the Iranian Press TV broadcaster came under fire from Turkish forces in Syria's Afrin district on the Turkish-Syrian border, the broadcaster wrote on Twitter. "Press TV crew comes under Turkish military attack in …

Chaos in Iran prevented by Turks

The riots caused by the rising prices in the Islamic Republic of Iran (IRI) came to naught, and the attempt of the anti-government insurgency was failed, despite the hopes of the US allies. On the eve of the New 2018, the riots appeared to be a …

US finds Turkish banker guilty in Iran sanctions case

A US jury has found an executive at majority state-owned Halkbank, Mehmet Hakan Atilla, guilty of helping Iran evade U.S. sanctions, after a nearly four-week trial that has strained diplomatic relations between the United …

Erdogan, Rouhani hold meeting in Istanbul

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani held a closed-door meeting in Istanbul on Wednesday after Turkey hosted an extraordinary summit of the Organization of Islamic …