Biden to visit Turkey amid tension in relations

US Vice President Joe Biden will be the highest ranking US official to visit Turkey since a coup attempt took...

Critical YAŞ meeting sends 586 colonels into forced retirement

The Supreme Military Council (YAŞ), which convened at the Çankaya Palace on Tuesday, decided to send as many as 586...

2 soldiers, 2 village guards killed in PKK attacks in Turkey’s Southeast

Two members of the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) and two village guards were killed in separate attacks by militants of...

US delegation to hold meetings in Turkey on Gülen extradition request

Following the Turkish government’s demands for the extradition of Islamic scholar Fethullah Gülen, who lives in self-imposed exile in Pennsylvania,...

Court arrests 29 academics and university staff in İzmir over links to Gülen

As part of an ongoing witch-hunt against the faith-based Gülen movement, an İzmir court on Tuesday ruled to arrest 29...

Three rockets fired from Syria hit Kilis, no casualties

Turkey’s southeastern province of Kilis was hit by three rocket projectiles fired from Syria in the early hours of Tuesday...

2016’s second YAŞ meeting starts at Çankaya Palace

Turkey’s Supreme Military Council (YAŞ) meeting, where promotions, retirements and dismissals in the Turkish Armed Forces are decided, has begun...

24 teachers arrested over use of ‘suspected’ mobile app

Police in Turkey’s Central Anatolian province of Niğde on Sunday arrested 24 teachers who were found to be using ByLock,...

Turkey arrests two editors from pro-Kurdish daily Özgür Gündem

Two journalists from the pro-Kurdish Özgür Gündem newspaper, which was closed temporarily by a court decision last week, were arrested...

Turkey’s post-coup purge now targets multicultural language festival

Four Turkish ministries have moved to take measures to prevent the “Turkish Olympics” international language competition from being held as...

Turkey removes photos of Hakan Şükür from museum

The Turkish Football Federation (TFF) has reportedly ordered the removal of all photos of former Turkish international footballer and former parliamentary...

Turkish PM: Identity of Gaziantep suicide bomber still unknown

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim has said authorities have yet to identify the suicide bomber in an attack that killed...

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