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First Turkish soldier killed as troops push deeper into Syria

Turkish forces have pushed deeper into north-eastern Syria on the third day of Ankara’s cross-border offensive against Kurdish fighters, which has sparked another mass...

Turkey says it will not bow to US threat over Syria plans

Turkey will not bow to threats over its Syria plans, the Turkish vice president has said in an apparent response to US president Donald...

Erdogan’s ruling party ahead in Turkey’s municipal elections

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s ruling party is leading in Turkey’s municipal elections but may lose control of the capital in a vote seen as...

Nearly 500 suspects stand trial over Turkey’s failed coup

Nearly 500 suspects, including a number of generals and military pilots, have gone on trial in Turkey accused of leading last year's failed coup...

Turkey’s Erdogan urges the US to reverse decision to arm Syrian Kurds

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said he hopes the United States will reverse its decision to arm Syrian Kurdish fighters perceived as terrorists...

Torture widespread after Turkey coup attempt, says UN report

Sweeping security measures adopted in Turkey after a failed July 15 coup attempt created an environment conducive to the torture and ill-treatment of detainees...

Ankara Suicide bomber who attacked wedding party was 12-years-old

An IS suicide bomber as young as 12 attacked an outdoor Kurdish wedding party in south-eastern Turkey, killing at least 51 people and wounding...

UK will support Turkish government despite coup, says Boris

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has pledged support for the Turkish government after a military-led coup gripped the country, leading to the death of at...

Turkey strikes Kurdish targets in response to Ankara bomb

Turkey has lashed out at Kurdish targets, bombing military positions in northern Iraq and rounding up dozens of militants at home after a suicide...

Kurdish militant group claims Ankara car bomb attack

A Kurdish militant group has claimed responsibility for a car bomb attack in the Turkish capital which killed 28 people. In a statement posted on...

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