Turkish military kills 38 ISIS militants in Syria

Turkish military kills 38 ISIS militants in Syria

At least 38 ISIS terrorists, including a so-called commander were killed in northern Syria in the last 24 hours as part of the ongoing Operation Euphrates Shield, according to a Turkish General Staff statement …

New UN chief Guterres to meet Turkish FM today

New UN chief Guterres to meet Turkish FM today

Newly appointed United Nations chief Antonio Guterres will meet the Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu in New York, the Daily Sabah reported. In a statement released from the Foreign Ministry, it …

Istanbul New Year#039s Eve killer#039s key error - media

Istanbul New Year's Eve killer's key error - media

The Istanbul New Year's Eve killer was described as highly trained, calm and experienced in urban warfare, but he left all the money he had at the crime scene, the Daily Mail reports. According to Turkish media he made one …

 Erdogan: Istanbul attack aims to set Turks against each other

Erdogan: Istanbul attack aims to set Turks against each other

Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that the Istanbul nightclub attack aims to set Turks against each other and deepen fault lines, but the country won’t fall for this game.  He made the comments in a …

Turkish Foreign Ministry: Russian ambassador#039s killer linked to Gülen

Turkish Foreign Ministry: Russian ambassador's killer linked to Gülen

Turkey disposes of information on the links of the Russian Ambassador's killer to the organization of preacher Fethullah Gülen, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said. …

Turkey eyes trilateral format with Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan

Turkey eyes trilateral format with Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan

Turkey is working to create an Azerbaijan-Turkey-Kazakhstan trilateral format, the Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said today.  According to the minister, trilateral formats created by Turkey in the …

New suspects linked to Istanbul nightclub attack detained in Izmir

New suspects linked to Istanbul nightclub attack detained in Izmir

Twenty seven suspects linked to the Reina nightclub attacker in Istanbul that killed 39 people have been detained in the western city of İzmir, the Doğan news agency reports. The agency said the police operation targeted three families …

Turkish foreign minister reveals date of Syria talks in Astana

Turkish foreign minister reveals date of Syria talks in Astana

The talks on the settlement of the Syrian armed conflict will begin in Astana, Kazakhstan, on January 23, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said in an interview with the Anadolu news agency broadcast. "The …

Turkish Foreign Ministry: identity of Istanbul attacker established

Turkish Foreign Ministry: identity of Istanbul attacker established

The identity of Istanbul nightclub attacker has been established, the Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said in a televised interview with the state-run Anadolu news agency on Wednesday.  The manhunt is still …

 Turkey and US to strengthen efforts against ISIS

Turkey and US to strengthen efforts against ISIS

US President Barack Obama and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vowed to stand together against terrorism in the aftermath of the recent attack on a nightclub in Istanbul, the White House spokesman …

Turkey#039s economic results of 2016

Turkey's economic results of 2016

Turkey’s exports decreased to $142.6 bln in 2016

Turkey extends emergency rule by three months more

Turkey extends emergency rule by three months more

Turkey's parliament voted overnight to extend emergency rule by three months in a move which the government said was needed to sustain a purge of supporters of the US-based Muslim cleric accused of orchestrating July's failed …

Pentagon of Russian-Turkish alliance in Syria: no comments

Pentagon of Russian-Turkish alliance in Syria: no comments

Pentagon spokesman Peter Cook declined to comment on the coordination between Russia and Turkey in the fight against ISIS in Syria. "I'm not aware of specific Turkish-Russian cooperation in al-Bab and …

 Russian Ambassador#039s murderer collected data on Karlov for 2 months

Russian Ambassador's murderer collected data on Karlov for 2 months

The murderer of Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov had been collecting information on the diplomat for over two months before the assassination, local media reported Tuesday, citing law enforcement officials.  …

Turkey is part of a new ad-hoc coalition in the Middle East

Turkey is part of a new ad-hoc coalition in the Middle East

This signifies the total failure of Western actors in Syria, and provides clues as to how the new Middle Eastern order will be designed in the future

Yildirim urges US to halt supply of weapons to Kurdish forces

Yildirim urges US to halt supply of weapons to Kurdish forces

Turkish prime minister Binali Yıldırım said he expects the new US administration to halt the supply of weapons to Syrian Kurdish forces. “The United States should not allow this strategic partnership with …

Fashion designer detained at Istanbul airport over criticism of Turkish authorities

Fashion designer detained at Istanbul airport over criticism of Turkish authorities

Fashion designer Barboros Şansal, who sparked adverse reactions due to a new year’s video he shared, was attacked by a group of passengers and detained by police at İstanbul Atatürk Airport on Monday evening. …

Yildirim: Turkey to decide on extending emergency rule

Yildirim: Turkey to decide on extending emergency rule

Turkey's parliament will this week debate and then vote on extending emergency rule by a further three months, the country's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said in a speech to his ruling AK Party deputies on Tuesday. …

Identity of Istanbul shooter suspect revealed - media

Identity of Istanbul shooter suspect revealed - media

Turkish authorities have confirmed that the suspect believed to be behind the terrorist attack on an Istanbul nightclub that killed 39 people on New Year's Eve has been identified as Iakhe Mashrapov, a 28-year old …

Turkish police raid in Istanbul ends without arrests

Turkish police raid in Istanbul ends without arrests

Turkish police have launched an operation in an Istanbul neighborhood in connection with the New Year's nightclub shooting attack that killed 39 people. Haber Turk news channel said police were carrying out an operation at a home in …