Detentions following Turkish coup attempt expected to exceed 6,000

So far 6,000 people have been detained in Turkey in relation to a failed coup, with more detentions expected, broadcaster…


Iran resumes flights to Turkey after failed coup

Iran resumed flights to and from Turkey on Sunday, a spokesman for Iran’s Civil Aviation Organisation said, a day after…


Putin may meet Turkey’s Erdogan in August

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish leader Tayyip Erdogan may meet in August, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov was quoted as…


Turkish military chief rescued after being held during coup bid

The head of Turkey’s armed forces has been rescued after being held hostage during an attempted coup by a military…


Total of 1,563 military personnel arrested after Turkish coup attempt

Turkish authorities have detained 1,563 military personnel across the country after a coup attempt overnight by a faction of the…


Turkish military says has taken power to protect democratic order

Turkey’s armed forces said on Friday they had taken power in the country to protect the democratic order and to…


Truck attacker ploughs into French crowd, kills 84 celebrating Bastille Day

An attacker at the wheel of a heavy truck ploughed into crowds celebrating Bastille Day in the French city of…


Turkish authorities tighten security across Istanbul

Turkish authorities have stepped up security across Istanbul, CNN Turk and other local media reported on Thursday, a day after…


Turkey imposes curfews on 16 villages, sacks mayors

Turkey imposed round-the-clock curfews on 16 villages in its mainly Kurdish southeast on Thursday as security forces tried to root…


UK-Turkey ties stronger than Boris Johnson’s quips

Turkey will draw a line under disparaging comments by Britain’s new foreign secretary Boris Johnson about President Tayyip Erdogan and…

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