11-year-old autistic boy succumbs to heart disease without saying goodbye to his jailed father

Ömer Faruk Turan, 11, died of heart failure on Tuesday without being able to say goodbye to his father, who...

YouTube journalist in Turkey arrested for street interview

Hasan Köksoy, a YouTube journalist, was arrested by a Turkish court on Wednesday due to an interview he broadcast three...

Refugees confronted with increasing hate crimes after Bolu City Council approves controversial proposal

Refugees in Turkey’s northwestern city of Bolu said they have been confronted with more hate crimes since the municipal council...

Turkish authorities sentence 21-year-old man to aggravated life over Kobani protests

Turkish authorities have handed down an aggravated life sentence to a 21-year-old man for allegedly taking part in street protests...

Turkey’s finance minister calls it quits amid record lira depreciation

Turkey’s Finance Minister Lütfi Elvan has submitted his resignation, which was accepted by the country’s president, according to a decision...

[Opinion] Malicious intent in Turkey’s omicron stance towards South Africa?

Türkmen Terzi South African President Cyril Ramaphosa in an address to the nation on Sunday evening expressed deep disappointment with...

Turkey urges de-escalation amid tensions between Russia, Ukraine, opposes sanctions on Moscow

Turkey's foreign minister, Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, on Wednesday urged "calm and de-escalation" amid rising tensions between Russia and Ukraine, adding that...

Ankara’s opposition mayor receives threats from far-right party

Far-right Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) Deputy Chairman Semih Yalçın, one of the people closest to party leader Devlet Bahçeli, has...

Erdoğan pens article on Atatürk for journal affiliated with neo-nationalist party

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has written an article on Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder of modern Turkey, for a...

$128 bln in FX reserves met excess demand for foreign currency during pandemic: CB

$128 billion in forex reserves that were sold from the Turkish Central Bank’s (TCMB) reserves in 2019-2020 were used to...

Erdoğan defends ‘risky but correct’ economic policy

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan defended Wednesday his "risky but correct" economic policy of low interest rates as the central...

[UPDATE] Greek police rescue 17 Turkish migrants in danger of freezing to death

Cevheri Güven The Greek police rescued 17 Turkish asylum seekers, including five children and four women, who crossed the Evros River...

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