Infighting among Turkish-backed factions in Syria leaves 1 dead, 5 injured: war monitor

Clashes erupted between Turkish-backed rebel factions operating in the previously Kurdish-held northern Syrian town of Tal Talif near the Turkish...

Turkey rejects US appeal to release civil society leader Kavala

Turkey on Thursday rejected a US call to release jailed civil society leader Osman Kavala, accusing Washington of interference, Agence...

European lawmakers stand with prominent human rights activist Gergerlioğlu

A group of European lawmakers, academics and activists expressed solidarity with human rights defender and Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) deputy...

US calls for ‘immediate’ release of Turkish philanthropist

The United States on Wednesday called on Turkey to release businessman and philanthropist Osman Kavala, who was arrested for what...

ECtHR finds Turkey violated lawyer Demir’s rights to access information in prison

The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) on Tuesday fined Turkey over the local prison administration’s refusal to grant a...

Turkish university cancels World Greek Language Day events due to xenophobic pushback

The faculty of languages, history and geography of Turkey’s Ankara University on Tuesday announced that it had canceled plans to...

US senators urge Biden administration to press Turkey on human rights record in bipartisan...

US Senators Ron Wyden, a Democrat from Oregon, and Florida Republican Marco Rubio, today urged the new Biden administration to...

Damascus slams Turkey’s decision to open more public services in northern Syria

The Syrian government has criticized Turkey's decision to open schools and a medical faculty in northern Syria, accusing Ankara of...

Defense minister says Turkey could adopt ‘Crete model’ for rare use of S-400s

In remarks that signaled a softening in Turkey’s insistence on making use of a Russian air defense system despite objections...

Erdoğan wants Turkey-EU summit by July

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan told German Chancellor Angela Merkel in a video call Monday he hopes for a summit...

Turkey hails announcement of transitional leadership in Libya

Turkey on Friday welcomed the announcement of a new prime minister to head a transitional unity government in Libya, Agence...

Biden maintains tough line on Turkey over Russia arms

US President Joe Biden's administration said Friday it wants Turkey to renounce a major Russian missile defense system it controversially...

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