Turkey News

page 2
Turkey encircling Afrin

Turkey claims to have encircled Afrin, trapping up to 200,000 civilians in the majority-Kurdish city, Ahval reports with a reference to British liberal newspaper The Guardian. “Queues of anxious families stretching for …

Turkish military denies it hit Syrian hospital

The Turkish military denied on Saturday that it had struck a hospital in Syria’s Afrin region, where it is waging a nearly two-month-old offensive against Kurdish YPG forces, Reuters reported. The YPG and Syrian Observatory for …

 Cat gets Besiktas in trouble with UEFA

Turkish soccer club Besiktas ended up in trouble with European soccer’s governing body, UEFA, after a cat sneaked on to the pitch during their Champions League match against Bayern Munich. Besiktas have been charged by Uefa after …

Turkish army fire on Afrin kills 18 civilians

Turkish artillery fire on Afrin in northern Syria killed at least 18 civilians on Friday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. "Since midnight, 18 civilians, including five children, were killed by Turkish artillery …

12 killed and 60 wounded over past 24 hours in Afrin

Turkey says it won't hand over Afrin in northern Syria to the government in Damascus after it removes the Kurdish YPG militia, as its military and allied rebel forces prepare to attack the surrounded city. Thousands …

Russia plunges to 63rd place in FIFA’s ranking list

The International Federation of Football Associations (FIFA) published new monthly rating list, according to which, Russia dropped from its previous 61st position to the 63rd with 531 points. Germany (1609), Brazil (1489), Portugal …

Turkey plans to produce ships without crew

Turkey plans to produce ships without crews, Trend reported citing the Turkish media. Reportedly, OES Denizcilik company, which specializes in shipbuilding, will be engaged in the production of such ships. It is expected that …