Fire breaks out at Ankara residential house

Fire breaks out at Ankara residential house

A fire broke out in one of the houses in Ankara’s Cukurambar district, leaving 30 people injured. Firefighters, rescue teams and doctors have been sent to the place of incident, Trend reports with reference to the Hurriyet …

Image of suspected Istanbul gunman released

Image of suspected Istanbul gunman released

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Turkish state media on Monday revealed the pictures of the suspected perpetrator of the deadly terrorist attack at Istanbul's Reina nightclub, taken by a security camera. According to the Anadolu news agency, the security camera …

Turkish police obtains fingerprints of Istanbul terrorist

Turkish police obtains fingerprints of Istanbul terrorist

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus said authorities have obtained the fingerprints and a basic description of the gunman who attacked an Istanbul nightclub attack and are close to identifying him. Speaking to …

Turkish Prime Minister to visit Iraq

Turkish Prime Minister to visit Iraq

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim is planning to visit Iraq later this week, local media reported citing governmental sources. The visit will be another indication for the end of the diplomatic crisis between the …

 Ankara: Istanbul attack bore significant differences to previous ones

Ankara: Istanbul attack bore significant differences to previous ones

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmuş said that the terror attack on a nightclub in Istanbul in the early hours of 2017 bore significant …

 American injured in Istanbul attack was saved by his phone

American injured in Istanbul attack was saved by his phone

William Jacob Raak was one of 600 people partying inside the Reina nightclub on New Year's Day when a gunman entered and opened fire at around 1:15 a.m. The attack killed at least 39 people, many of them foreigners, and …

 NATO flags flown half-staff in memory of victims of Istanbul attack

NATO flags flown half-staff in memory of victims of Istanbul attack

The flags on the NATO headquarters building in Brussels are flown at half-mast to honor the victims of the recent deadly attack in a nightclub in Istanbul, NATO spokeswoman Oana Lungescu said.  "All flags at …

Eight people detained over Istanbul nightclub attack

Eight people detained over Istanbul nightclub attack

Turkish police have arrested eight people over the Istanbul nightclub attack after ISIS claimed one of its 'soldiers' had carried out the atrocity, CNN Turk reports. 39 people killed included the daughter of a prominent Lebanese …

 Russia and Turkey strike ISIS positions in Northern Syria

Russia and Turkey strike ISIS positions in Northern Syria

Turkish warplanes and artillery have struck ISIS targets in Syria, killing 22 of the group's militants, while Russian aircraft hit jihadists near the ISIS-controlled town of al-Bab, Turkey's military said on Monday. In a …

Syrian man causes panic in Antalya airport

Syrian man causes panic in Antalya airport

A Syrian man shouted “Allahu Akbar” as he passed through security at a major Turkish airport in Antalya. The man was going through security checks in the outbound terminal when he reportedly screamed: “I have a bomb on …

ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul New Year attack

ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul New Year attack

ISIS has claimed responsibility for a gun attack on an Istanbul nightclub during New Year’s Eve celebrations. The gunman who opened fire on the dancefloor of the Reina nightclub in Turkey’s largest city, killing people from …

 Russian killed in New Year Istanbul attack

Russian killed in New Year Istanbul attack

A Russian woman died in New Year’s Eve shooting at a night club in Istanbul, a source in the Russian consulate in Istanbul said. "The information about the death of a female Russian national was confirmed. Her identity was …

Gunman opens fire in Istanbul mosque

Gunman opens fire in Istanbul mosque

At least two people have been injured in a shooting at one of Istanbul’s mosques, Turkish Dogan News Agency reports. Gunfire was reported at the Hasan Pasha Mosque in the northern part of Istanbul’s European …

Erdogan says Istanbul attack aimed at spreading chaos

Erdogan says Istanbul attack aimed at spreading chaos

The Istanbul nightclub attack was aimed at destabilizing the country and spreading chaos, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, according to the CNN Turk TV channel, TASS reports. "By carrying out such …

Two citizens of Azerbaijan injured in Istanbul terrorist attack

Two citizens of Azerbaijan injured in Istanbul terrorist attack

Two citizens of Azerbaijan were injured in the terrorist attack in Istanbul, Hikmet Hajiyev, spokesman for Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry, said on Jan. 1, Trend reports. Azerbaijan’s Consulate General is now …

Putin expresses condolences to Erdogan over terrorist attack in Istanbul

Putin expresses condolences to Erdogan over terrorist attack in Istanbul

Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed condolences to his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan over the deadly terrorist attack in Istanbul, according to Kremlin press service, Trend reported citing …

Ilham Aliyev expresses condolences to Erdogan over Reina nightclub attack

Ilham Aliyev expresses condolences to Erdogan over Reina nightclub attack

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev expressed condolences to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan over the terrorist attack in Istanbul's Reina nightclub. "We were deeply shocked to hear about …

UN Security Council approves Russian-drafted resolution on Syria ceasefire

UN Security Council approves Russian-drafted resolution on Syria ceasefire

The UN Security Council has unanimously passed a resolution drafted by Russia that endorses a nationwide Syrian ceasefire, which was earlier brokered by Moscow and Ankara, RT reports. Security Council members welcomed the agreements …

First terrorist attack of 2017: Santa Claus kills 39 in Istanbul night club

First terrorist attack of 2017: Santa Claus kills 39 in Istanbul night club

At least 39 people have been killed and dozens more wounded in an attack on crowded nightclub in Istanbul, Turkey's interior minister said. The minister, Suleyman Soylu, added that police are hunting one "terrorist" after the attack that hit the night spot in Ortakoy neighbourhood ...

Turkish journalist arrested, accused of spreading propaganda

Turkish journalist arrested, accused of spreading propaganda

A Turkish court remanded journalist Ahmet Sik in custody pending trial after he was accused of spreading the propaganda of various groups, an opposition lawmaker and a lawyer said, Reuters reported. Lawyer Efkan …