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Majority of Turks approve detention of Kurdish politicians
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-20 08:06
The currently-imprisoned co-chairs of the Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP), Selahattin Demirtas (L) and Figen Yuksekdag, attend a meeting to announce their party's manifesto for the June general elections, in Istanbul, April 21, 2015. (Photo: Reuters) ...

Nach Silvester-Anschlag: Türkische Polizei fasst mutmaßlichen Attentäter in Istanbul
Handelsblatt - 2017-01-18 11:38

Istanbul nightclub attacker says was directed by Islamic State: report
Reuters - 2017-01-18 11:35
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - An Uzbek gunman who killed 39 people in an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day told police he had to change target at the last minute to avoid heavy security and acted with direct orders from Islamic State in Syria, a newspaper said ...

Rudaw video shows the home of suspect in Istanbul nightclub massacre
Rûdaw - 2017-01-17 16:45
“The police were watching him for several days and they wanted to arrest all those who were with him.” ...

Istanbul Reina nightclub attack suspect 'trained in Afghanistan'
BBC - 2017-01-17 09:56
The man held for the Istanbul New Year's Eve attack has confessed, the city's governor says. ...

Istanbul nightclub attacker arrested
KurdPress - 2017-01-17 09:06
Abdulkadir Masharipov, who killed 39 people in an attack on an Istanbul nightclub on the New Year's eve has been detained in the city's Esenyurt district, sources have confirmed. ...

Turkey says If U.S. wants Kurds at Syria talks, invite Islamic State too
E-Kurd - 2017-01-17 05:22
ISTANBUL,— If the United States wants to invite Kurds to the upcoming Syrian peace talks it might as well invite the Islamic State jihadist group too, said Turkey’s foreign minister Saturday whose country views Kurdish fighters in Syria as extremists. The ...

Turkey Reina nightclub shooting was orchestrated by an 'intelligence organisation'
Daily Mail - 2017-01-17 04:14
ISIS had already claimed one of its gunmen carried out the mass-shooting at the upmarket Reina nightclub in Istanbul in revenge for Turkish military involvement in Syria. ...

Istanbul, arrestato il killer della strage di Capodanno in discoteca
Mediaset - 2017-01-17 01:55

New Year nightclub attacker caught in Istanbul: Turkish media reports
Reuters - 2017-01-16 23:01
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - The gunman who killed 39 people in an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day has been caught in the city's Esenyurt district, the Hurriyet newspaper website and other media reports said on Tuesday. ...

Istanbul Reina nightclub attacker 'captured'
BBC - 2017-01-16 22:53
Abdulkadir Masharipov is the prime suspect in the massacre of 39 people on New Year's Eve. ...

Blast targeting police in southeast Turkey kills 4 officers
Daily Mail - 2017-01-16 21:52
ISTANBUL (AP) — A roadside bomb in a pre-dominantly Kurdish city in southeast Turkey on Monday killed four policemen and wounded two others, according to the... ...

Suspect in Hrant Dink Murder Case: Erdoğan appointed all of us
ANF/English - 2017-01-16 15:32
The 31st hearing of the case on the murder of Agos Newspaper Chief Editor Hrant Dink began at the Istanbul 14th Heavy Penal Court in Çağlayan today. ...

Italian lawyer deported after arriving in Turkey for a law conference
ANF/English - 2017-01-16 13:51
Italian feminist lawyer Spinelli, who arrived in Istanbul, Turkey for a law conference, has been deported. ...

HDP: Suspension of Paylan a clear violation of freedom of expression
ANF/English - 2017-01-16 11:46
Garo Paylan, an ethnically Armenian HDP MP for Istanbul, was suspended from Parliament after his speech in which he stressed the importance of pluralism in the making of constitutions, citing examples from the late Ottoman period. ...

6 journalists in custody for 23 days to give their statements today
ANF/English - 2017-01-16 11:46
The six journalists that have been held in custody since December 25 will today give their statements at Istanbul police headquarters where they are held since. ...

U.S. tweet about Syrian Kurdish fighters causes a storm in Turkey
E-Kurd - 2017-01-14 11:23
ISTANBUL,— A tweet sent by U.S. Central Command insisting its Kurdish allies in the fight against Islamic State (IS) in Syria are not linked to Kurdish militants in Turkey whipped up a storm Thursday, with Ankara asking if Washington had “lost its senses” ...

Turkish court arrests two Uighurs in relation to Istanbul nightclub attack
Reuters - 2017-01-13 21:53
ANKARA (Reuters) - Two Chinese nationals of Uighur origin were arrested on Friday for suspected links to the mass shooting in an Istanbul night club on New Year's Eve, state-run Anadolu agency said. ...

Turkey awards the family of Taksim suicide bomber in Jarablus
ANF/English - 2017-01-12 12:38
The family of the ISIS member and Taksim bomber are members of the ‘Jarablus assembly’ established by Turkey. Turkey has awarded several pro-ISIS members of the family of Nebil Fadli, who had massacred 11 people in Taksim, Istanbul. ...

Erdogan spokesman slams U.S. military for backing Syrian Kurdish militia
Reuters - 2017-01-12 08:34
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan's spokesman lashed out at the U.S. military on Thursday after it re-tweeted a statement by a Kurdish-dominated alliance it backs in Syria saying it had no links to Kurdish militants fighting the Turkis ...

Top press rights defender in Turkey court for PKK propaganda
E-Kurd - 2017-01-11 17:22
ISTANBUL,— The Turkey representative for Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and two other campaigners appeared in court Wednesday, risking years in jail in a high-profile trial charged with aiding Kurdish militants. The trial has sparked international howls ...

Ongoing detention of 6 journalists reported to the Council of Europe
ANF/English - 2017-01-11 15:50
IFJ reported the situation regarding 6 journalists in custody for 18 days in Istanbul, Turkey to the Council of Europe’s Platform to promote the protection of journalism and safety of journalists. ...

Defendants in Özgür Gündem case: The struggle will continue
ANF/English - 2017-01-11 14:46
Hearing in the case against the Özgür Gündem Editors-in-Chief on Watch campaign participants has resumed at an Istanbul court today. ...

Kurdish militants claim car bomb attack in Turkey's Izmir
Daily Mail - 2017-01-11 12:55
ISTANBUL (AP) — Kurdish militants have claimed responsibility for last week's car bombing attack that killed a policeman and a courthouse employee in western... ...

Two Turkish soldiers reported lost in Syria have died: Anadolu
Reuters - 2017-01-10 12:51
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Two Turkish soldiers who went missing in late November while they were deployed in northern Syria have died and their bodies have been brought back to Turkey, state-run Anadolu news agency said on Tuesday. ...

Kommentar zum Attentat in Istanbul: Die Geister, die Erdogan rief - Politik - Stuttgarter Nachrichten
Stuttgarter Nachrichten - 2017-01-10 06:18

Turkish army says 48 Islamic State militants killed in Syria on Sunday
Reuters - 2017-01-09 07:10
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish-led air and ground operations in Syria killed 48 Islamic State militants on Sunday while Turkish warplanes destroyed 23 buildings and shelters used by the jihadists, Turkey's armed forces said in a statement on Monday. ...

Strage di Istanbul, ancora un nuovo nome per il killer in fuga: sarebbe un uzbeko
Mediaset - 2017-01-08 14:22

Strage Istanbul, media: "Il killer in fuga è uzbeko"
Mediaset - 2017-01-08 11:15

The Observer view on Turkey and Putin’s malign patronage | Observer editorial
The Guardian - 2017-01-08 04:25
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan blames the US for many of his country’s troubles but we must be wary of his closer ties with RussiaLittle noticed amid the uproar over last week’s terrorist attacks in Izmir and Istanbul has been Turkey’s linked escalation o ...

Saturday Mother Maside Ocak detained during today's demo in Istanbul
ANF/English - 2017-01-07 11:34
Saturday Mother Maside Ocak was detained while reading the press statement at the 615th week of justice vigil by Saturday Mothers at Istanbul's Galatasaray Square. ...

Turkey and the Alevis / Fariba Nawa
KurdPress - 2017-01-07 09:24
Letter from Istanbul In an unverified recording released in November, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the self-proclaimed caliph of the Islamic State (ISIS), demanded that his followers wage war against Turkey. “Turkey today entered your range of action and the ai ...

Snow causes nearly 400 flight cancellations in Istanbul Orient Net - Daily Sabah As a weekend of snowstorms prepares to grip Istanbul, a total of 395 flights have ..
Orient News - 2017-01-07 02:05

Turkey dismisses 6,000 more workers in post-coup purge: Hurriyet
Reuters - 2017-01-06 22:00
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey dismissed more than 6,000 more police, civil servants and academics in decrees issued under emergency rule on Friday, continuing a purge in the wake of a failed coup attempt last July, the Hurriyet newspaper said. ...

In Istanbul district, horror but scant surprise at links to nightclub shooter
Reuters - 2017-01-06 17:20
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - In a working-class Istanbul neighborhood that Central Asian migrants have called home for decades, there is horror but scant surprise that a gunman who killed 39 people in a nightclub on New Year's Day may have spent time in their com ...

Turkey: Uighur Suspects Detained In Istanbul Nightclub Attack
Stratfor - 2017-01-06 01:46

Istanbul: attacco terroristico a Smirne
ANSA - 2017-01-05 17:25
Due assalitori uccisi, uno in fuga. Diversi feriti ...

Izmir Blast in Turkey Leaves 2 People Dead
BAS News - 2017-01-05 17:08
The explosion took place in front of a courthouse in the Turkish city of Izmir ISTANBUL — An explosion outside a courthouse in the western Turkish city of Izmir has left at least two people dead and 10 others wounded on Thursday, Turkish state media repo ...

Governor of Turkey's Izmir says PKK suspected after car bomb kills two
Daily Mail - 2017-01-05 16:14
ISTANBUL, Jan 5 (Reuters) - Initial findings suggest the Kurdish PKK militant group was behind a car bombing outside a courthouse in the western Turkish city... ...

Turkish police kill two suspected attackers after car bomb in Izmir
Reuters - 2017-01-05 15:28
ISTANBUL/ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish police shot dead two attackers and were searching for a third after a car bomb exploded outside a courthouse in the Aegean coastal city of Izmir on Thursday, wounding at least 10 people, state media and local officials ...

Turkey police conduct more raids in Istanbul nightclub probe | Fox News
Foxnews - 2017-01-05 10:45

More detentions in hunt for Istanbul attacker, gunman still at large
Reuters - 2017-01-05 10:43
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish police carried out a dawn raid in a town on the edge of Istanbul on Thursday and detained suspects thought to be linked to the nightclub attack which killed 39 people on New Year's Day, the state-run Anadolu news agency said. ...

Turkey's Dogan Holding says two detained in police raids in Gulen-linked probe
Reuters - 2017-01-05 08:21
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish police detained the chief legal advisor and a former chief executive of Dogan Holding on Thursday, the conglomerate said, as part of a probe into followers of a U.S.-based cleric blamed for a failed July coup. ...

Turkey attack: Gunman identified in Istanbul nightclub shooting, authorities say -
CNN - 2017-01-04 22:01

Turkey: Shooter Attacks Restaurant in Istanbul | News | teleSUR English
Telesurtv - 2017-01-04 20:38

The Istanbul attack marks a new age of terror in Turkey | Yavuz Baydar | Opinion | The Guardian
The Guardian - 2017-01-04 18:48

Turkey says it has identified Istanbul attacker in deadly nightclub rampage
Usatoday - 2017-01-04 18:25

Istanbul Nightclub Attacker Identified: Turkish FM
BAS News - 2017-01-04 17:05
MOSCOW — The Head of the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) Mevlut Cavusoglu said that the "terrorist" who attacked the nightclub in Istanbul was identified, reports Ria Novosti agency. Earlier, it was claimed that the assailant's name was Yahya M ...

Turkish police detain 20 suspected Islamic State members in Izmir
Reuters - 2017-01-04 15:55
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish police detained 20 suspected Islamic State militants thought to be of Central Asian and North African origin in the Aegean coastal city of Izmir on Wednesday, according to a police statement. ...

"Dreadful Year" of Attacks in Turkey Capped by 39 Dead in Istanbul Nightclub Attack | Democracy Now!
Democracynow - 2017-01-04 14:56

Turkey nightclub attack: Gunman identified, says minister
BBC - 2017-01-04 13:05
Turkey says it has identified the chief suspect in the Istanbul nightclub attack but does not reveal his name. ...

Turkey detains more people in connection with Istanbul nightclub attack
NRT - 2017-01-04 09:59

Turkey says identity of Istanbul attacker established, manhunt goes on
Reuters - 2017-01-04 09:37
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey has established the identity of the gunman who killed 39 people in an attack on an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day, its foreign minister said, and further arrests were made on Wednesday, but the attacker himself remains at ...

Identity of Istanbul nightclub attacker established: foreign minister
Reuters - 2017-01-04 08:54
ANKARA (Reuters) - The identity of the gunman who killed 39 people in an attack on an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day has been established, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said in a televised interview with the state-run Anadolu news agency on Wedn ...

Istanbul night club attacker identified
KurdPress - 2017-01-04 08:15
The attacker on Istanbul Reina night club is a national of Kyrgyzstan and arrived from Syria into Turkey, Yeni Safaq said in a report. ...

Gunman in Istanbul nightclub attack may have trained in Syria
Jerusalem Post - 2017-01-04 04:21

Allies like Canada are failing Turkey in its fight against terror, says Istanbul MP - Home | As It Happens | CBC Radio
CBC - 2017-01-04 02:26

Istanbul attack: Turkey kill 18 Isis militants in Syria 24 hours after nightclub shooting | The Independent
Independent - 2017-01-03 20:57

Six More Suspects Arrested in Relation to Istanbul Attack
BAS News - 2017-01-03 20:35
Turkish police arrested 14 suspects in relation to the Istanbul nightclub attack so far MOSCOW — Two foreigners were arrested at the airport in Istanbul under the suspicion of being involved in the terrorist attack which occurred on January 1st at the Re ...

Young Kurdish woman remains missing after Istanbul nightclub attack
Rûdaw - 2017-01-03 20:35
Three Kurds died in the attack on Istanbul's Reina nightclub ...

Turkey shuts down Kurdish language institute in Istanbul
Rûdaw - 2017-01-03 19:05
"The closure of the institute is very problematic" ...

Turkey fixed in IS crosshairs after Istanbul attack
Yahoo - 2017-01-03 18:37

The Isis attack on an Istanbul nightclub is the end of freedom of speech in Turkey | The Independent
Independent - 2017-01-03 16:41

Strage Istanbul, sospetto killer: "Non c'entro, ero in Kirghizistan"
Mediaset - 2017-01-03 15:50

Attentat in Istanbul: Polizei nimmt Verdächtige fest | Türkei - Frankfurter Rundschau
Fr Online - 2017-01-03 14:46

Dodici arresti in Turchia per l’attentato nella discoteca Reina di Istanbul.
Internazionale - 2017-01-03 14:36
Dodici arresti in Turchia per l’attentato nella discoteca Reina di Istanbul. L’attacco in cui sono morte 39 persone è stato rivendicato dal gruppo Stato islamico. In diversi raid la polizia turca ha arrestato 12 persone sospettate di essere collegate con ...

Two foreign nationals detained at Istanbul airport over nightclub attack - NTV
Reuters - 2017-01-03 13:47
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish police detained two foreign nationals at Istanbul's main Ataturk Airport in connection with a gun attack which killed 39 people at an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day, Turkish broadcaster NTV reported on Tuesday. ...

Istanbul: killer in Turchia da un mese
ANSA - 2017-01-03 12:43
Viveva a Konya con la famiglia, denunciato dai vicini ...

Gunman in Istanbul nightclub attack may have trained in Syria
Reuters - 2017-01-03 12:25
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - The gunman who killed 39 people in an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day in an attack claimed by Islamic State appears to have been well versed in guerrilla warfare and may have trained in Syria, a newspaper report and a security so ...

Istanbul nightclub attack: Turkey closes in on gunman as 'selfie' video of alleged attacker emerges - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
ABC - 2017-01-03 11:29

Nach Anschlag in Istanbul: Europa fürchtet Ostkurs von Erdogan
T Online - 2017-01-03 10:42

L’attentatore della discoteca Reina di Istanbul potrebbe essere uno uiguro di 25 anni.
Internazionale - 2017-01-03 09:10
L’attentatore della discoteca Reina di Istanbul potrebbe essere uno uiguro di 25 anni. La stampa turca ha diffuso dei video dell’uomo che ha compiuto l’attentato avvenuto la notte di Capodanno in una discoteca di Istanbul: si tratterebbe di uno uiguro, un ...

IS claims responsibility for Istanbul nightclub attack
KurdPress - 2017-01-03 07:41
The Islamic State (IS) on January 2 claimed the deadly nightclub attack in Istanbul targeting New Year’s revelers. ...

Terror in der Türkei: Razzien und Festnahmen: Die Suche nach dem Angreifer von Istanbul - Politik - Tagesspiegel
Tagesspiegel - 2017-01-03 07:34

Anschlag in Istanbul: Zwischen der Türkei und der Terrormiliz IS herrscht Krieg |
SHZ - 2017-01-03 07:01

Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Istanbul Club Attack
WSJ - 2017-01-03 04:47
Islamic State claimed responsibility for a deadly New Year’s attack in Istanbul, claiming the operation had targeted Turkey in retaliation for its military operations against the group in Syria. ...

Isis claims Istanbul nightclub attack as perpetrator remains at large
The Guardian - 2017-01-03 04:20
Turkish military carries out raids on Islamic State targets in Syria in response to attack as authorities say they are close to identifying gunmanIslamic State has claimed responsibility for the Istanbul nightclub attack that killed 39 partygoers in the f ...

Nach Terror in Istanbul: Brandenburger Tor in den Farben der Türkei - Berlin - Tagesspiegel
Tagesspiegel - 2017-01-03 01:30

Civilian Attack In Istanbul Marks Shift In Turkey-ISIS Dynamic : NPR
NPR - 2017-01-03 00:15

IS says behind nightclub attack in Istanbul
Waar Media - 2017-01-02 23:27
Waar, Duhok: Terrorist group of Islamic State said it was behind the nightclub attack in Istanbul that killed 39 people on Sunday. In the early hours of Sunday, a gunman began firing indiscriminately at 600 revellers at Istanbul’s Reina nightclub. The IS ...

Kurds among Istanbul nightclub shooting victims
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-02 22:39
Students and teaching staff at Istanbul Kemerburgaz University where Mustafa Jalal, a Kurdish victim of the Istanbul nightclub attack was studying architecture held a memorial in his honor, Jan. 2, 2017. (Photo: Kemerburgaz University) ...

Anschlag in Istanbul: Die Türkei in der Terrorfalle - NZZ International
NZZ - 2017-01-02 22:06

Nach Anschlag in Istanbul : "Freund Putin" ist Erdogans neue Devise - Politik - Tagesspiegel
Tagesspiegel - 2017-01-02 20:02

Islamic State claims Istanbul New Year shooting
Kurdistan24 - 2017-01-02 19:32
Women who survived an attack by a gunman react outisde the Reina nightclub by the Bosphorus in Istanbul, Turkey, Jan. 1, 2017. (Photo: Reuters) ...

Nach Terror in Istanbul: Brandenburger Tor leuchtet in den Farben der Türkei - Berlin - Tagesspiegel
Tagesspiegel - 2017-01-02 19:25

Istanbul attack: Indian Mission in Turkey trying for early repatriation of bodies | india-news | Hindustan Times
Hindustantimes - 2017-01-02 18:47

Türkei: Anschlag in Istanbul zeigt, wie schlimm das Jahr 2017 wird - FOCUS Online
Focus - 2017-01-02 18:23

IS Claims Responsibility for Istanbul Nightclub Attack
BAS News - 2017-01-02 16:59
ERBIL — The Islamic State (IS) has claimed responsibility for the armed attack on a nightclub in Istanbul that killed 39 people on New Year's Eve. The IS organization released a statement on Monday to announce its responsibility for the attack at Reina n ...

Kurdistan Region Nationals Among Victims of Istanbul Attack
BAS News - 2017-01-02 16:59
Some of them are still missing ERBIL — Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Department of Foreign Relations (DFR) stated on Monday that a number of people from the Kurdistan Region are among the casualties of the terror attack in a nightclub in Istanbul o ...

Istanbul terror attack: Turkey obliterates ISIS targets in retaliation | World | News | Daily Express
Express - 2017-01-02 16:47

In Istanbul nightclub, gunman picked off the wounded
Reuters - 2017-01-02 16:15
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Shot in the arm and slumped behind a table, Francois al-Asmar played dead as the gunman walked through the exclusive Istanbul nightclub shooting the wounded as they lay on the ground. ...

Trudeau confirms Canadian among the dead in Istanbul nightclub attack - 680 NEWS
680news - 2017-01-02 16:01

Istanbul: fermati 8 sospetti Isis
ANSA - 2017-01-02 15:39
Per presunto coinvolgimento in attacco ...

Tourists in Istanbul continue vacations despite attack
NRT - 2017-01-02 15:35

Anschlag in Istanbul: Angriff auf den säkularen Lebensstil - NZZ International
NZZ - 2017-01-02 13:37

AKP targets the people protesting the ISIS massacre in Istanbul
ANF/English - 2017-01-02 13:07
AKP government is targeting the people who protest the massacre in Reina nightclub in Istanbul on the new year night which claimed the lives of 39 people and left dozens wounded, for which ISIS has claimed responsibility. ...

Anschlag in Istanbul: IS bekennt sich zu Angriff -
Kurier - 2017-01-02 12:46

Anschlag 2017 in Istanbul: Hilfloser Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Rp Online - 2017-01-02 12:46

HDP blames government for terror attacks in Turkey
KurdPress - 2017-01-02 12:37
The political responsibility for the terrorist attack that occurred just after midnight at a night club in Istanbul rests with the Turkish authorities, pro-Kurdish People's Democratic Party (HDP) said. ...

Terror in der Türkei: Der Schock von Istanbul |
Tagesschau - 2017-01-02 12:00

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