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Operation against PKK conducted in Turkey's Izmir

Turkish police and intelligence services conducted a joint operation against members of the PKK terrorist organization in Turkey's Izmir Province, local media reported. According to the report, 21 people, who had close ties with the …

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Police detain 4 IS members in Ankara

Four members of the “Islamic State” (IS) terrorist group have been detained during a special operation carried out by police in Ankara, the police said in a message Sept. 14, Trend reports. Work is underway to detain another …

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Shooting in Istanbul: people wounded

Three people have been injured as a result of the shooting in Istanbul's Beylikduzu district, Trend reported citing Turkish media. The shooting has taken place between two groups of unknown people. Other details of the incident have …

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Turkish police conducting raids in Adana

Turkish police are conducting raids in the southern province of Adana, Turkish media reported. Over 100 policemen are involved in the operation, during which some Syrian citizens, who are suspected of forging documents, have been …

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Shots fired at U.S. embassy in Ankara

Several gunshots were fired from a vehicle at the U.S. embassy in the Turkish capital, Ankara, this morning, hitting a window in a security cabin but causing no casualties. A police officer said that the drive-by shooting occurred …

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Foreign nationals detained in Istanbul

Istanbul police’s anti-terror units detained a total of 38 foreign nationals today in simultaneous operations in the province’s 6 districts against ISIS. The suspects were planning terror attacks, according to local …

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'Robbery of century' committed in Istanbul

The unknown armed men robbed the branch of one of the local banks in Istanbul's Fatih district this morning. It is reported that the robbers managed to steal $150,000. This robbery was one of the largest in the history of …

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Three killed in deadly dispute in Turkey's Gaziantep

Three people were killed and five were injured after an argument between a Turk and Syrian escalated into a deadly shooting yesterday in the Turkish province of Gaziantep. The incident in the Hoşgör district started as an …

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Policemen injured in accident in Turkey's Kars

A bus carrying police officers in the Turkish province of Kars crashed into a car, injuring 16 policemen, Turkish media reported. All the wounded were taken to a city hospital. On June 2, a bus carrying police officers …

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Bus carrying policemen overturns in Turkey

A bus carrying police officers overturned in the Turkish province of Bitlis, Trend reported citing Turkish media. According to preliminary data, 16 policemen were injured in the road accident. All the wounded were taken to a city …

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Particularly dangerous PKK militant killed in Turkey

At least 34 terrorists were killed in southeastern Turkey and northern Iraq over the past week, the Turkish military said. The message says one of the killed terrorists was particularly dangerous: he took part in the planning and …

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