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Turkey releases video of its commandos advancing against Kurdish fighters as civilians continue to flee airstrikes and shelling in towns along the Syrian border Turkey’s infantry are continuing...

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey’s preparations and deployments for its planned military offensive in northeastern Syria are continuing, broadcaster NTV cited Defence Minister Hulusi Akar as saying...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. pullback of troops in Syria will initially be limited in scope to a patch of Syrian territory near the Turkish border where both countries had been working to establish...

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – The United States began pulling troops from northeast Syria on Monday in a major policy shift, opening the way for a Turkish attack on Kurdish-led forces long allied to Washington...

ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu called on all parties in the eastern Mediterranean to cooperate with Turkey to solve problems in the area. Turkey has sent two...

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkey’s highest court on Friday ruled the sentencing of nine academics for signing a letter in 2016 that called for an end to the conflict in the country’s southeast...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration still plans to impose sanctions on Turkey and remove it from a critical fighter jet program if the NATO ally acquires Russian air defenses, U.S. officials...

Turkish police fired tear gas at protesters gathered for an LGBT pride march banned for the fifth year in a row. The activists had gathered in Istanbul to promote rights for gay and transgender people. The...

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday he did not expect the United States to impose sanctions over Turkey’s planned purchase of a Russian missile defense system, but...

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – A Turkish observation post in Syria’s Idlib region was attacked with mortar fire and shelling from an area controlled by Syrian government forces, causing damage but no...

ISTANBUL/MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia said on Tuesday it plans to deliver its S-400 missile defense systems to Turkey in July, setting the clock ticking on a U.S. threat to hit Ankara with sanctions...

WASHINGTON/ISTANBUL (Reuters) – The United States on Friday raised the stakes in its standoff with Turkey over Ankara’s deal to acquire a Russian air defense system, laying out a plan to remove...

Abdullah Ocalan, imprisoned in Turkey for more than 20 years, calls for end to hunger strikes by his jailed supporters. Imprisoned Kurdish rebel leader Abdullah Ocalan has called for an end to hunger...

ATHENS (Reuters) – Α Greek court on Wednesday acquitted nine Turkish citizens of terrorism-related offences, citing a lack of evidence, a judicial source said. Greek police had arrested the eight...

HOLIDAY bookings to Turkey have increased by as much as 300 per cent in the last year, marking a huge surge in interest for the country. Here, Sun Online Travel explore whether it's just a matter...

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Turkish prosecutors launched 32 investigations into allegations of irregularities in Istanbul’s local elections on March 31 and summoned more than 100 polling station...