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Turkey calls on US to stop supporting Kurds

Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim questioned the seriousness of the US in the fight against terrorism and urged it again to drop its support for terror groups. "The US, which we think as our NATO ally and …

Ten PKK members detained in Istanbul

Turkey's police conducted an anti-terrorist operation against members of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) in Istanbul. The police carried out searches and detained 10 people. All of them are citizens of Turkey, Turkish …

Major terrorist attack prevented in eastern Turkey

A major terrorist attack was prevented in the eastern Turkish province of Bingol during a special operation conducted by local law enforcement, the local police said. According to the message, 600 kilograms of explosives were found …

Turkish FM to visit Iraq

Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu will visit Iraq on Jan. 21, said the Turkish Foreign Ministry in a message Jan. 20, Trend reports. Cavusoglu will have a meeting with Iraq’s Foreign Minister …

Why is the Afrin situation a threat to Turkey?

Turkey discusses with Russia and the U.S. a possible military operation against the PYD/PKK near Afrin, Syria, as Ankara considers them to be terrorist organizations. Anadolu Agency reports in its article  …

 Ankara reveals number of terrorists killed last year

Turkey's Armed Forces killed 7016 terrorists in 2017, according to the annual report on the country's fight against terrorism. According to the report, 7016 terrorists were killed last year in security operations, of whom …