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Safe Zones in Syria Should Be Coordinated with Damascus: Lavrov
BAS News - 2017-02-23 18:46
Creating safe zones in Syria will need approval from the government, Sergey Lavrov says ISTANBUL — Russia and the US may cooperate in creating safe zones in Syria. However, any such plans will need approval from the Syrian government, said Russian Minist ...

McCain Makes Unannounced Trip to Syria to Assess Anti-IS Efforts
BAS News - 2017-02-23 14:03
ISTANBUL — The US Senator John McCain, who chairs the Senate Armed Services Committee, made a secret trip to Syria last weekend before his meeting with the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. In Syria, McCain visited the Kurdish-held city of Kobani, ...

Barzani to Meet with Turkey's Erdogan in Ankara
BAS News - 2017-02-22 14:00
ISTANBUL — Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani will visit Turkey over the weekend where he is set to meet with the senior Turkish officials including president Recep Tayip Erdogan. According to reports, Barzani will also meet with Prime Minister Bi ...

SDF Close in on IS in Deir Al-Zour, Northern Syria
BAS News - 2017-02-22 14:00
ISTANBUL — The US-backed Kurdish-majority Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), which are leading the military operation against the Islamic State (IS) in Raqqa, Syria have reached into the Deir al-Zour province. Deir al-Zor is around 140 kilometers away from ...

Raid anti-Isis a Istanbul, 35 arresti
ANSA - 2017-02-22 10:07
Blitz in 41 indirizzi nella periferia asiatica ...

Istanbul: Chefin türkischer Kurden-Partei verliert Mandat
Rp Online - 2017-02-22 09:37

HDP Files Application in ECHR Over Its Co-Leaders Detention
BAS News - 2017-02-22 00:12
ISTANBUL — Pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) of Turkey has filed an application in the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) over its co-leaders, Demirtas and Yuksekdag, who were arrested along with 11 other HDP members of Parliament (MP) in No ...

Rosneft Signs Crude Oil Purchase Contract with KRG
BAS News - 2017-02-21 21:14
ISTANBUL — A Russian oil company Rosneft and the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) of Iraq signed an agreement for Rosneft to purchase crude oil from the KRG between the years of 2017 and 2019, Rosneft stated in a press release on Tuesday."Pursuant to ...

Turkish military says 44 Islamic State militants killed in Syria
Reuters - 2017-02-21 09:44
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Forty-four Islamic State militants were killed by Turkey-backed operations around the Syrian town of al-Bab and in U.S.-led coalition air strikes on Monday, the Turkish military said on Tuesday. ...

Suspected arson attack on Turkish arts center critical of government
Reuters - 2017-02-20 17:06
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - An unidentified assailant set fire on Monday to an Istanbul arts center, CCTV footage showed, and its founder, a prominent critic of the Turkish government, said he suspected a political motive for the attack. ...

Kurds Urge Russia to Support Federalization for Syria
BAS News - 2017-02-20 12:26
They call for strengthening Russian-Kurdish relations ISTANBUL — Kurds from Syria, Iraq and Turkey made a joint declaration during the Kurdish National Conference held in Moscow, Russia on Friday. They urged Russia to support federalization of Syria and ...

Int’l conference for Syrian education wraps up in Istanbul
Orient News - 2017-02-20 02:00

Top Turkish, US Military Officials Discuss SDF, Raqqa Operation
BAS News - 2017-02-19 23:08
ISTANBUL — The Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, Joseph Dunford, met his Turkish counterpart Hulusi Akar at the NATO's Incirlik airbase in Turkey on Saturday. The discussion was reportedly mainly about the US support for the predominantly Kurdish ...

Turkey sets out Raqqa operation plans to U.S.: report
Reuters - 2017-02-18 13:38
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey has presented two proposals to the United States for how to carry out a joint military operation to drive Islamic State from its stronghold in the Syrian city of Raqqa, Turkish newspaper Hurriyet reported on Saturday. ...

Turkey detains 26 people after car bomb, governor says PKK responsible
Reuters - 2017-02-18 10:27
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish authorities detained 26 people over a car bomb attack in the southeastern town of Viransehir, the provincial governor's office said on Saturday. ...

Türkei: "Welt"-Korrespondent Deniz Yücel in Istanbul in Polizei-Gewahrsam - SPIEGEL ONLINE
Spiegel - 2017-02-17 23:08

US Joint Chiefs Chairman in Turkey to Plan Raqqa Assault
BAS News - 2017-02-17 20:36
Ankara insists on excluding Kurds from Raqqa operation ISTANBUL — Joseph Dunford, US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, arrived in Turkey on Friday for discussions about the offensive to retake Raqqa, the Islamic State (IS) stronghold in northern Syr ...

HRW: Hashd Al-Shaabi Destroys Villages West of Mosul
BAS News - 2017-02-16 21:29
HRW says militiamen have destroyed and looted homes west of Mosul ISTANBUL— The Human Rights Watch (HRW) is accusing the People's Mobilization Forces (PMF), also known as Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) and Hashd al-Shaabi of unnecessarily looting, dama ...

US Commander Says 60,000 IS Members Killed in Two Years
BAS News - 2017-02-16 18:43
ISTANBUL — An estimated 60,000 Islamic State (IS) militants have been killed by US coalition military efforts in the last two years, Army General Raymond Thomas, commander of United States Special Operations Command said, according to a report by militar ...

Pentagon Considering Option of Sending Ground Troops to Syria
BAS News - 2017-02-16 17:49
Sending troops to Syria is being considered as one option, Pentagon official says ISTANBUL— Following US President Donald Trump’s order for the Defense Secretary James Mattis to present proposals for dealing with the Islamic State (IS), the Pentagon is c ...

Turkey steps up scrutiny on Muslim migrants from Russia
Reuters - 2017-02-16 17:12
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey has increased scrutiny of Russian-speaking Muslim communities in the past few months following a series of attacks blamed on Islamic State, a concrete example of the renewed relationship between the two countries. ...

SDF Pledges to Respond to Turkish Army if Moves to Manbij
BAS News - 2017-02-16 14:35
After Al Bab, the Turkish military will move on to Manbij and Raqqa, Erdogan says ISTANBUL— Kurdish forces will protect Manbij if Turkish-backed forces in Syria or Turkish troops will move into the city, Ilham Ehmed, co-leader of the Syrian Democratic Co ...

Mosul Will Be Rendered Uninhabitable After It's Liberated: Hoshyar Zebari
BAS News - 2017-02-16 13:44
The fighting in west Mosul will prove more ferocious ISTANBUL — By the time all of Mosul will be liberated from Islamic State (IS) the city will be uninhabitable, according to Hoshyar Zebari, an Iraqi Kurdish politician. Although eastern Mosul has offici ...

Turquie : Recep Tayyip Erdogan en route vers le sultanat
Institut kurde - Paris - 2017-02-16 12:29
Lemonde.fr | Marie Jégo (Istanbul, correspondante) Le projet de réforme constitutionnelle qui doit être soumis à référendum à la mi-avril prévoit le basculement de l’exécutif entre les mains du président sans contre-pouvoir. ...

Deutsche schildert ihr Leben in Istanbul: „Die Polizei kann jederzeit schießen“ - FOCUS Online
Focus - 2017-02-16 11:49

Football: Turkey sets eyes on hosting UEFA Euro 2024
Waar Media - 2017-02-15 12:01
WAAR_DUHOK: Turkey will be bidding to host the 2024 UEFA European Championship, the Turkish Football Federation announced Wednesday. “We will apply on March 2,” TFF head Yildirim Demiroren told a press conference in Istanbul, adding Turkey had so far bid ...

Turkey arrests Frenchman suspected of helping plan New Year nightclub attack
Reuters - 2017-02-14 15:14
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish authorities have arrested a Frenchman suspected of helping plan a New Year's Day shooting in an Istanbul nightclub which killed 39 people, the state-run Anadolu news agency said on Tuesday. ...

Reina nightclub mastermind arrested in Istanbul
Rûdaw - 2017-02-14 14:51
The suspect is reportedly a French national of Turkish origin. ...

Turkish police detain more than 500 people in operations targeting PKK: Anadolu
Reuters - 2017-02-14 07:27
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish police detained more than 500 people on Monday in operations across Turkey targeting suspects linked with the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militant group, state-run Anadolu news agency reported. ...

Hundreds of PKK Supporters Arrested in Turkey
BAS News - 2017-02-13 22:04
They were arrested in different cities across Turkey ISTANBUL — About 70 people have been arrested in Istanbul on Monday for participating in demonstrations in support of the Kurdistan Worker's Party (PKK), Turkish media revealed. The police in Turkey's ...

Suspected Istanbul nightclub attacker wanted to kill Christians: Hurriyet, citing court document
Reuters - 2017-02-13 15:57
ANKARA (Reuters) - An Islamist gunman, who has confessed to the killing of 39 people at an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day, told a court that he had aimed to kill Christians during his attack, Hurriyet newspaper said on Monday, citing testimony given ...

Erdogan says Turkish operation in Syria will continue to Raqqa
Reuters - 2017-02-12 12:44
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that the final goal of a Turkish military incursion into Syria was not just to retake the city of al-Bab from Islamic State, but to cleanse a border region including Raqqa of the jihadists. ...

Suspected Istanbul nightclub attacker formally charged: agency
Reuters - 2017-02-11 18:04
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A Turkish court on Saturday remanded in custody an Uzbek national accused of killing 39 people in an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Day, state-run media said, an attack the authorities blamed on Islamic State. ...

Russia Does Not Designate PKK and YPG As Terrorists: Official
BAS News - 2017-02-11 17:23
Aleksandr Botsan-Harshenko says PKK and YPG are not the list of terrorists in Russia ISTANBUL — Russia does not recognize the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) and the Syrian Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) as terrorist organizations, said Russian F ...

Russia Mediating Talks Between State and Kurds in Syria
BAS News - 2017-02-11 15:14
Thus far, four rounds of negotiations between the two sides have taken place, Lavrov says ISTANBUL — Russia has been mediating talks between the Syrian government and representatives of the Syrian Kurds, including the leaders of People's Protection Units ...

Trump's Temporary Travel Ban Invalidated
BAS News - 2017-02-10 17:46
Citizens from seven previously banned countries can now enter the US ISTANBUL — Citizens of Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen are no longer banned from entering the US. Those subject to US President Donald Trump's temporary ban are no lo ...

Russia halted Syrian army, rebel clash in northern Syria: sources
Reuters - 2017-02-10 13:04
BEIRUT/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Russia intervened to halt a clash between Syrian government forces and Turkey-backed Syrian rebels in northern Syria, sources on both sides said on Friday, the first confrontation between them as both sides fight Islamic State ...

Turquie: plus de 750 arrestations en lien avec l’EI
Rojbas - 2017-02-08 14:08
Istanbul – Les forces de sécurité turques ont procédé à l’arrestation de plus de 750 personnes soupçonnées de liens avec le groupe Etat islamique (EI), dans le plus grand coup de filet à ce jour contre l’organisation jihadiste en Turquie, selon l’agence ...

Turkish army, Syrian rebels escalate assault on IS-held city
Reuters - 2017-02-08 09:56
ISTANBUL/BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Turkish army and allied Syrian rebels have captured the western outskirts of the Islamic State-held city of al-Bab, a rebel official and war monitor said on Wednesday, escalating their assault as the Syrian army also advanc ...

Drei Jahre später, Gezi-Park Istanbul: Die Aktivisten von damals haben ihre Hoffnung verloren – correctiv.org
Correctiv - 2017-02-06 19:45

Turkey court orders release of veteran Kurdish politician Ahmet Turk
E-Kurd - 2017-02-05 08:42
ISTANBUL,— A Turkish court on Friday ordered the release of a former Kurdish mayor who had been held for over two months on terror charges despite his widely-respected efforts to end the Kurdish conflict, his lawyer said. Ahmet Turk, 74, former mayor of ...

Syrian army dash to al-Bab risks Turkey clash
Reuters - 2017-02-01 20:27
BEIRUT/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A rapid advance by the Syrian army towards the Islamic State-held city of al-Bab risks sparking a confrontation with Turkey as Damascus seeks to stop its neighbor penetrating deeper into a strategically important area of northe ...

Turkey sentences Kurdish journalist to 6 year in jail over PKK propaganda
E-Kurd - 2017-02-01 19:33
ISTANBUL,— A Kurdish journalist was given a six-year prison sentence by Turkish authorities for writing two books on Kurds and Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) said. Arzu Demir, was accused of suspected links to ...

Gunman threat at Istanbul hospital
BBC - 2017-02-01 12:54
A man locks himself into a hospital in Istanbul, saying he will kill himself and others, media report. ...

La sociologue turque Pinar Selek encourt la prison à perpétuité
Rojbas - 2017-01-31 19:44
Pinar Selek n’en a pas fini avec la justice de son pays. Son combat dure depuis 19 ans. 19 ans pour prouver qu’elle n’a pas participé à un attentat commis à Istanbul. Jeudi, la cour de Cassation turque, la plus haute autorité a requis contre elle la pris ...

Les inquiétantes révélations de l’attentat du Nouvel An à Istanbul
Rojbas - 2017-01-31 19:44
Le terroriste ouzbek, infiltré en Turquie depuis l’Iran, a échappé aux forces de sécurité durant deux longues semaines, tout en restant en contact avec l’état-major jihadiste de Rakka. Daech n’apparaît pas seulement comme le grand vainqueur de la bataill ...

Les fractures d’Istanbul
Kurdish Globe - 2017-01-28 18:15

Kurdistan Regional Government condemns Istanbul and Iraq terrorist attacks
Kurdistan Regional Government - 2017-01-27 21:54

34-åring gripen för massmordet i Istanbul på nyårsnatten - HD
HD - 2017-01-22 15:50

Turkish police capture suspect in Istanbul rocket attacks: police sources
Waar Media - 2017-01-22 13:29
Turkish authorities captured a man believed to be among those responsible for rocket attacks on the Istanbul police headquarters and the offices of the ruling AK Party on Friday evening, police sources said on Sunday. Armed assailants attacked Istanbul’s ...

Turkish police capture suspect in Istanbul rocket attacks: police sources
Reuters - 2017-01-22 12:25
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish authorities captured a man believed to be among those responsible for rocket attacks on the Istanbul police headquarters and the offices of the ruling AK Party on Friday evening, police sources said on Sunday. ...

Istanbul Reina club suspect 'confesses': official
Kurdiu - 2017-01-22 03:10

Tornos News | Two terrorist attacks in Istanbul, Turkey with anti-tank rockets
Tornosnews - 2017-01-21 19:53

Unidentified gunman attacks Turkish police in Istanbul, no casualties: DHA
Reuters - 2017-01-21 10:10
ANKARA (Reuters) - An unidentified gunman attacked police in Istanbul on Saturday, the private Dogan News Agency reported, a day after unidentified assailants attacked Istanbul's police headquarters and an office of the ruling AK Party with rocket launche ...

Istanbul police and AKP offices attacked
KurdPress - 2017-01-21 08:29
Unidentified assailants attacked Istanbul's police headquarters and an office of the ruling AK Party with improvised rocket launchers on Friday, officials said. ...

Türkei: Rakete nahe Polizeizentrale in Istanbul eingeschlagen - WELT
WELT - 2017-01-20 21:49

Une roquette manque le quartier-général de la police à Istanbul - L'Orient-Le Jour
Lorientlejour - 2017-01-20 19:53

Rocket fired near Istanbul police headquarters: CNN Turk
Reuters - 2017-01-20 18:52
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A rocket was fired near the police headquarters in Turkey's largest city of Istanbul on Friday but missed the building and there were no reports of casualties, broadcaster CNN Turk said. ...

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) ...

Istanbul: Türkische Polizei nimmt mutmaßlichen Attentäter fest | ZEIT ONLINE
ZEIT - 2017-01-19 11:27

Istanbul Reina attack suspect says nightclub was chosen at random
BBC - 2017-01-19 05:07
The man suspected of killing 39 people on New Year's Eve says the venue was not his initial target. ...

Turquie : ces nouveaux journalistes qui défient la loi du silence
Rojbas - 2017-01-18 21:00
ENQUÊTE – Alors que la répression du putsch raté du 15 juillet ne faiblit pas, une nouvelle génération de reporters met tout en oeuvre pour faire parler les «sans voix». Notre correspondante à Istanbul est allée à leur rencontre. En Turquie, où la répress ...

Istanbul nightclub attacker says was directed by Islamic State
NRT - 2017-01-18 20:24

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

Türkei: Istanbul-Attentäter gesteht - "Ein gut trainierter Terrorist"
T Online - 2017-01-18 11:38

Türkei: Istanbul-Attentäter soll Profikiller sein
T Online - 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 ...

Man misstänkt för masskjutning på nattklubb i Istanbul på nyårsafton gripen - DN.SE
DN - 2017-01-18 01:15

Istanbul Valisi: Terörist yakalandı suçunu kabul etti
Rûpela Nû - 2017-01-18 00:10
Istanbul Valisi: Terörist yakalandı suçunu kabul ettiİstanbul Valisi Şahin: Ortaköy saldırısını DEAŞ'ın yaptığı net, terörist suçunu kabul etti ...

Le parquet turc requiert jusqu’à 142 ans de prison pour le leader kurde Demirtas (agence)
Rojbas - 2017-01-17 23:13
Istanbul, 17 jan 2017 (AFP) — Le parquet a requis mardi jusqu’à 142 ans de prison contre Selahattin Demirtas, coprésident du principal parti prokurde, accusé d’appartenir au Parti des travailleurs du Kurdistan (PKK), un mouvement interdit, ont rapporté le ...

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.” ...

Attentat d’Istanbul : le terroriste, arrêté lundi, avoue être l’auteur de la tuerie
Rojbas - 2017-01-17 15:00
En cavale depuis plus de quinze jours, Abdulgadir Masharipov, l’auteur présumé de l’attaque meurtrière contre une discothèque, la nui du Nouvel An, a été arrêté lundi soir à Istanbul. Après une longue chasse à l’homme, la police turque a arrêté lundi soir ...

Tuerie d’Istanbul: l’attentat du nouvel an implique un service de renseignement selon un ministre turc
Rojbas - 2017-01-17 15:00
Le vice-premier ministre turc Numan Kurtulumus, a estimé que l’attentat qui avait fait 39 victimes à Istanbul la nuit du nouvel an, était le fait de Daesh mais également d’une organisation du renseignement. Pour Numan Kurtulumus, vice-Premier ministre tur ...

Istanbul nightclub attacker caught, admits guilt
NRT - 2017-01-17 11:55

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, interrogato dalla polizia turca il killer della strage di Capodanno
Mediaset - 2017-01-17 09:38

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. ...

Al via interrogatorio killer Capodanno
ANSA - 2017-01-17 08:40
Masharipov arrestato ieri a Istanbul ...

Istanbul, interrogato il killer della strage di Capodanno
Mediaset - 2017-01-17 08:06

Istanbul:stranieri i 5 sospetti fermati
ANSA - 2017-01-17 07:23
Presunti membri Isis di Kirghizistan, Somalia, Egitto e Senegal ...

Istanbul New Year’s nightclub attack suspect caught
Orient News - 2017-01-17 05:59

Turkey suspends Kurdish lawmaker Garo Paylan for ‘genocide’ comment
E-Kurd - 2017-01-17 05:22
ISTANBUL,— A pro-Kurdish lawmaker has been temporarily suspended from the Turkish parliament for saying the word “genocide” during heated discussions on changes to the constitution, state media has said. Member of parliament for the Peoples’ Democratic Pa ...

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'
Dailymail - 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

34-åring gripen för massmordet i Istanbul på nyårsnatten - Sydsvenskan
Sydsvenskan - 2017-01-17 01:11

Cnn turca, arrestato killer Istanbul
ANSA - 2017-01-16 23:39
Con l'uomo c'era il figlio di 4 anni. Altri 3 fermi ...

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
Dailymail - 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... ...

Istanbul Nightclub Attack Involved Intelligence Organization: Turkey - NBC News
Nbcnews - 2017-01-16 15:58

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. ...

Istanbul nightclub attack involved an intelligence organization: deputy PM
Reuters - 2017-01-16 11:26
ANKARA (Reuters) - The mass shooting at an Istanbul nightclub on New Year's Eve was carried out professionally with the involvement of an intelligence organization, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus said on Monday. ...

Turkey arrests two Chinese Uighurs over Istanbul nightclub attack - France 24
France24 - 2017-01-14 13:11

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. ...

Erdoğan’ın Seyir Defteri!..
Navkurd - 2017-01-13 00:01
Hakkını teslim etmek gerekirse, Erdoğan, gelmiş geçmiş bir çok Türk siyasetçisinin özelliklerini bünyesinde taşıyan bir siyasetçi. Eğer Belediye başkanlığını esas alırsak, son çeyrek yüzyılda Türkiye’nin mega kenti olan Istanbul ve ardından da Türkiye’yi ...

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