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Turkey detains director of film on July 15 coup attempt 

The movie's trailer showed a scenario where the coup plotters had succeeded and killed Erdogan's family and colleagues.

published on : 13th July 2017

Turkey detains 29 IS militants in raids in Istanbul 

Anadolu Agency said 22 of the militants detained are foreign nationals.

published on : 7th July 2017

Turkey nabs 25 IS suspects in anti-terror operations

urkey security forces has said at least 25 suspects linked to Islamic State were detained in anti-terror operations on Wednesday.

published on : 6th July 2017

Electronics ban on US bound flights from Turkey lifted

Turkey's Minister of Transport Ahmet Arslan has announced the lifting of the ban on electronics larger than the size of mobile phones on US-bound flights from Turkey.

published on : 5th July 2017

Three migrants die, thousands rescued from boats in Mediterranean

About 72,000 migrants have arrived in Italy by sea in 2017 marking 20 percent increase on the same period last year, and more than 2,000 have died in the attempt.

published on : 27th June 2017

Turkey sends first aid ship to Qatar amid tensions

Turkey's Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci said the first Turkish ship carrying aid to Qatar has departed, in a bid to break the blockade imposed on Doha by a number of Gulf countries.

published on : 22nd June 2017

Turkey summons US ambassador over arrest warrants for Erdogan's guards

Turkish President's guards intervened in a group of protestors in front of the Turkish Ambassador's Residence in Washington on May 16 while the group was chanting slogans against Erdogan.

published on : 16th June 2017

India's oil imports from Iran plunge over gas field row

While Iran's oil exports to India are stalling, supplies to Europe and Turkey hit their highest level since the lifting of sanctions in 2016.

published on : 15th June 2017

6.2 magnitude earthquake jolts western Turkey, Greek island 

Tremors were felt in densely-populated Istanbul, the western Turkish provinces of Izmir and in the Greek Island of Lesbos.

published on : 12th June 2017

Turkey arrests Amnesty International's country chairman

Taner Kilic was arrested in the western province of Izmir along with five other attorneys who are accused of using ByLock, an encrypted mobile messaging application. Kilic was detained.

published on : 10th June 2017

Germany says Erdogan's Merkel Nazi jibe unacceptable

Turkey and the European Union -- especially Germany with its large Turkish diaspora -- are locked in a bitter dispute.

published on : 20th March 2017

Have five kids not three, Turkey President Erdogan tells Turks in Europe

Erdogan, a father of four, has previously urged women in Turkey to have at least three children to help boost the population, in comments denounced by women's rights activists.

published on : 18th March 2017

Turkish daily depicts Germany's Merkel as Frau Hitler on front page

A Turkish pro-government newspaper depicted Chancellor Angela Merkel on its front page in Nazi uniform with a Hitler-style moustache.

published on : 17th March 2017

German city bans meeting of pro-Erdogan supporters

The issue has also sparked a major diplomatic crisis between Turkey and the Netherlands as well as a handful of other European states.

published on : 17th March 2017

Turkish police foil 'sensational' IS attack in Istanbul: Report

The police seized two Kalashnikov rifles, ammunition magazines, 500 bullets, IS-related documents and digital materials from the suspects.

published on : 16th March 2017
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