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Turkey summons Swiss ambassador over anti-Erdogan protest in Bern: sources
Reuters - 2017-03-26 16:40
ANKARA (Reuters) - The Turkish foreign ministry summoned Switzerland's ambassador to Ankara on Sunday over a protest in Bern that it said was organized by supporters of terrorist groups and targeted President Tayyip Erdogan, foreign ministry sources said. ...

Turkey again bombarded Afrin villages
ANHA - 2017-03-26 16:34
AFRIN- The Turkish occupation army again bombarded Afrin canton villages. The bombardment caused financial damages without any human damages. On Saturday night at 12:30, the Turkish occupation army intensified bombardment on Jaqla village using dozens of ...

Turkish gov’t issues gag order on murder of Kurdish student | Turkey Purge
Turkeypurge - 2017-03-26 16:19

Turkish army counts on toy balloons to track guerrillas
ANF/English - 2017-03-26 14:21
The Turkish army is counting on toy balloons with installed tracking devices in them which they randomly scatter around in Medya Defense Zones in order to monitor the movement of guerrillas. ...

Two helicopters damaged, seven soldiers killed in Çarçela
ANF/English - 2017-03-26 14:21
Turkish army started an operation on Çarçela area in guerrilla zones yesterday. Seven soldiers were killed and two helicopters were damaged during clashes between guerrillas and soldiers. ...

Erdogan’s Nazi slur could lose him the Turkish Cypriots - Cyprus Mail
Cyprus Mail - 2017-03-26 07:32

Kurdish Artist Gets Three Years in Jail for Painting Turkish Forces' Destruction
Sputnik - 2017-03-25 23:59

Kemal Kurkut survived Isis suicide bomb but couldn’t survive Turkish police
Kurdish Question - 2017-03-25 22:21
Kemal Kurkut survived Isis suicide bomb but couldn’t survive Turkish police ...

Turkish Army: We bombed 16 strongholds of the PKK
Kurdiu - 2017-03-25 21:13

Injustice is the foundation of the new Turkish state | openDemocracy
Opendemocracy - 2017-03-25 15:28

Turkish Artist Zehra Doğan Sentenced to Prison for...
KurdisCat - 2017-03-25 15:13

Turkish police killing of Kurdish student sparks outrage
Kurdistan24 - 2017-03-25 06:32

Turkish PM blames CHP for Dersim massacre
KurdPress - 2017-03-25 03:19
Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim has stated that Alevis, Sunnis, Kurds and Turks are brothers in Turkey, Hurriyet daily reported. ...

US urges Turkey, Europe to tone down rhetoric amid row
KurdPress - 2017-03-25 03:19
The United States has called on Turkey and European countries to “tone down the rhetoric,” amid tension between Ankara and the continent that kindled with the barring of Turkish officials to campaign for the upcoming constitutional referendum, with later ...

Turkish soldier killed, four wounded in clashes with PKK
KurdPress - 2017-03-25 03:19
A Turkish soldier was killed and four others were wounded in an armed attack by the Kurdish militants of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in Turkey's southeastern province of Hakkari, the Turkish military said on Thursday. ...

British MPs say Turkish president using attempted coup to suppress human rights | World news | The Guardian
The Guardian - 2017-03-25 01:47

Turkish warplanes attack PKK bases in Kurdistan Region
Rûdaw - 2017-03-24 17:33
Turkish army claimed 3 PKK killed; the PKK has not confirmed the report ...

Migrant boat sinks off Turkish coast, 11 dead (video)
NRT - 2017-03-24 17:24

Westminster Carnage, Turkish Delight | Jewish & Israel News
Algemeiner - 2017-03-24 15:22

To win votes for his campaign Turkish president plans to visit Kurdish areas
Rûdaw - 2017-03-24 15:06
"We will try for the highest vote, over 60 percent Yes vote, ...

Syria's Ja'afari says U.S. action on Raqqa would be illegitimate
Reuters - 2017-03-24 14:46
GENEVA (Reuters) - Any U.S.- or Turkish-backed attack on Islamic State in the Syrian city of Raqqa would be illegitimate unless coordinated with President Bashar al-Assad's government, the Syrian chief negotiator at peace talks in Geneva said on Friday. ...

Turkish Artist Zehra Doğan Sentenced to Jail for Painting | artnet News
Artnet - 2017-03-24 14:05

Migrant boat sinks off Turkish coast, 11 dead: broadcaster NTV
Reuters - 2017-03-24 14:02
ANKARA (Reuters) - A boat carrying migrants sank off Turkey's Aegean coast on Friday, killing 11 people and leaving four missing, Turkish broadcaster NTV said. ...

EU says summons Turkish ambassador over Erdogan comments
NRT - 2017-03-24 12:02

A Last Chance for Turkish Democracy - The New Yorker
Newyorker - 2017-03-24 11:46

Tirkîye Hewil Dide ku Firîngeha Stenbolê ji Dervayê Qedexeya Dawî Bihêle
Dengê Amerîka - 2017-03-23 16:28
Muftuoglu dibêje, hikûmet hîn hewilan dike ku firîngeha Stenbolê û kompanya netewî ya Turkish Airlines ji nav qedexeya dawî ya ji alîyê Amerîka û Brîtanya ve derxînin ...

Afrin canton says it has right to self-defense against Turkish attacks
NRT - 2017-03-23 13:16

Turkish shelling on Afrin: 4 wounded, 300 shells
ANHA - 2017-03-23 12:23
Turkish occupation army has been shelling during the past two days Afrin villages with more than 300 shells leaving huge damage to civilians' properties and many were wounded. ...

Dutch Turkish mosque groups criticise Erdogan's latest comments: Trouw -
Dutchnews - 2017-03-23 11:20

Afrin Executive Board: we will resort to legal self-defense
ANHA - 2017-03-23 10:20
The Executive Board in Afrin canton said that they have the right to self-defense against Turkish aggression on Afrin villages lying at the borders. ...

More than half of Turkish voters against constitutional referendum, poll shows
Rûdaw - 2017-03-23 09:58
The survey was conducted by the Turkish NET polling firm ...

One Turkish soldier killed, four wounded in PKK attack in Hakkari
NRT - 2017-03-23 08:17

One Turkish soldier killed, four wounded in clashes with Kurdish militants
Jerusalem Post - 2017-03-23 08:10

One Turkish soldier killed, four wounded in clashes with Kurdish militants: army
Reuters - 2017-03-23 07:04
ANKARA (Reuters) - One Turkish soldier was killed and four were wounded in an armed attack by Kurdish militants in Turkey's southeastern province of Hakkari, the Turkish military said on Thursday. ...

Syrian Refugees Should Become Turkish Citizens
E-Kurd - 2017-03-23 05:55
Harun Yahya | The views expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author. The issue of granting citizenship to the Syrians was among the most important topics on the agenda of Turkey in July 2016. The issue had been a subject of heat ...

Two Turkish soldiers killed in operations against Kurdish PKK
E-Kurd - 2017-03-23 05:55
DIYARBAKIR-AMED, Turkey’s Kurdish region,— Two Turkish soldiers have been killed in operations against the Kurdish militants of Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the Lice district of the southeastern Kurdish province of Diyarbakir in Turkish Kurdistan, s ...

HRW criticizes Turkey’s crackdown on Kurdish opposition
E-Kurd - 2017-03-23 05:55
ISTANBUL,— The Turkish government has jailed 13 members of the pro-Kurdish democratic opposition in parliament on terrorism charges and taken direct control of 82 municipalities in the Kurdish southeast region, suspending and incarcerating elected mayors ...

Russia negotiation with Turkey to involve Syrian Kurds in Geneva talks: Lavrov
E-Kurd - 2017-03-23 05:55
MOSCOW,— Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Moscow will work with the Turkish government to seek Kurdish involvement at the Syrian peace talks in Geneva. “We will continue to look for solutions to this issue with our Turkish partners, including ...

Syrian Kurdish YPG says Turkey shells villages in Afrin
E-Kurd - 2017-03-23 05:55
AFRIN, Syrian Kurdistan,— Turkish shelling of Syrian villages in the Kurdish region of Afrin in Syrian Kurdistan (Rojava) near the border wounded 10 civilians on Wednesday, the Kurdish YPG militia said. “This morning from 8 a.m. (0600 GMT) the Turkish ar ...

Turkish Soldier Killed by Sniper Shot From Territory Controlled by Syrian Kurds
Sputnik - 2017-03-23 05:25

Turkish ambassador slams US ban on electronics
Orient News - 2017-03-23 02:04

Erdogan calls on Europe to respect human rights, democracy Orient Net Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday (March 22) that Europeans across the world would ..
Orient News - 2017-03-23 02:04

Turkish army continues shelling Afrin villages
ANHA - 2017-03-22 22:06
AFRIN – The attacks of the Turkish occupation forces against the villages of the Afrin Canton continue. The Turkish army is attacking with artillery shells the villages of Raco, Şiyê and Mabeta districts of Afrin from this morning. Four citizens who were ...

Turkish soldier neutralized by Kurdish sniper fire from Syria
Almasdarnews - 2017-03-22 21:38

Germany’s new president says Erdogan jeopardizing Turkish success
NRT - 2017-03-22 15:58

Turkish soldier killed by sniper fire from Kurdish-controlled Syria -military
Jerusalem Post - 2017-03-22 15:27

Turkish President Sends Nawroz Congratulations in Kurdish
BAS News - 2017-03-22 14:20
He stresses coexistence and brotherhood among nations ERBIL — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan extended his congratulations to the people of Turkey on Nawroz occasion on Tuesday stressing brotherhood and coexistence in the country. Erdogan posted h ...

PKK will harm Europe in future, says Turkish Deputy PM
NRT - 2017-03-22 11:22

Turkey is bombarding Afrin villages
ANHA - 2017-03-22 10:55
AFRIN- The Turkish occupation army is still bombarding Malla Khalil village, and on Wednesday morning, it bombarded Deir Baloot village in Jendairs province, and Firfirk, Qara Baba villages in Rajo province in addition to Anqala village in Shieh province. ...

Turkish president says Olympic selection process is not fair
Rûdaw - 2017-03-22 03:15
Erdogan believes Turkey has a proven track record of hosting big events ...

Kurdish activists blocked from Turkish minister's D.C. briefing - Washington Times
Washingtontimes - 2017-03-21 23:12

Detention warrant issued for Turkish author on terror charges | Turkey Purge
Turkeypurge - 2017-03-21 16:04

Turkish Kurds mourn losses since ceasefire collapse | Turkey News | Al Jazeera
Aljazeera - 2017-03-21 10:20

Russian airstrikes hit Babesqa in Idlib near Turkish border
Orient News - 2017-03-21 02:04

PKK says it's ready for fight against Turkish military
NRT - 2017-03-20 14:18

Flying Kurdish flag in Kirkuk destabilizes Iraq, says Turkish Foreign Ministry
Rûdaw - 2017-03-20 12:20
hoisting the Kurdish flag at official places in Kirkuk province will have destabilizing impacts ...

US Secretary of State, Turkish FM talk on phone: sources
KurdPress - 2017-03-20 09:35
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu have talked on the phone, diplomatic sources told state-run Anadolu Agency on March 19. ...

Russia ‘can’t satisfy’ Erdogan’s ambitions on Kurdish issue
E-Kurd - 2017-03-20 00:15
MOSCOW,— On March 10, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan visited Moscow. This was Erdogan’s second visit after the normalization of relations between the two countries. During the Friday meeting, the leaders discussed bilateral cooperation and the si ...

Iraqi Kurdistan News in brief – March 13, 2017
E-Kurd - 2017-03-20 00:15
Turkish army dispatches military forces to Iraqi Kurdistan: sources Erbil: Turkish army has dispatched troops and military equipment to Sideqa area of Iraqi Kurdistan Sunday morning. Local sources told Firat news agency that Turkish army has dispatched 8 ...

UN report refutes ethnic cleansing claims against Syrian Kurdish YPG, SDF
E-Kurd - 2017-03-20 00:15
YPG says U.N. report proves Turkish accusations of changing demographics baseless QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— The Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) of Syrian Kurdistan said a report released by the United Nations proves that the claim by Turkey an ...

Iraq won’t accept PKK to use Iraqi soil to attack Turkey: Abadi
E-Kurd - 2017-03-20 00:15
BAGHDAD,— Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said he will not permit an attack by the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) against Turkey to be launched from Iraqi territory, speaking in a phone conversation with Turkish PM Binali Yildirim on Tuesday. “The I ...

PKK roadside bomb kills Two Turkish soldiers in Kurdish region
E-Kurd - 2017-03-20 00:15
DIYARBAKIR-AMED, Turkey’s Kurdish region,— Two Turkish soldiers were killed on Wednesday in a roadside bomb attack in the southeast blamed on Kurdish militants from the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), local media reported. The attack took place when secu ...

Turkey seeks diplomatic solution on Syria’s Manbij: minister
E-Kurd - 2017-03-20 00:15
ANKARA,— Finding a diplomatic solution with the United States and Russia on northern Syria’s Manbij has become a necessity, and a military approach would only be considered if diplomacy failed, Turkish Defense Minister Fikri Isik said on Thursday. The US ...

Iraqi Kurdistan News in brief – March 17, 2017
E-Kurd - 2017-03-20 00:15
Turkish intelligence chief holds talks in Duhok and Shinjar: Roj news Erbil: Turkish intelligence chief Hakan Fidan has visited the militants groups in Sinjar after meeting with KDP officials in Iraqi Kurdistan where he also visited a Turkish base. Relia ...

Turkey jails Kurdish Azadiya Welat journalist to over 9 years in prison
E-Kurd - 2017-03-20 00:15
DIYARBAKIR-AMED, Turkey’s Kurdish region,— A Turkish court has issued a jail term of over nine years to the written affairs director of Kurdish-language daily newspaper Azadiya Welat in the country’s southeastern province of Diyarbakir in Turkish Kurdist ...

Turkey's Erdogan on German journalist: 'Thank God' he was arrested
Reuters - 2017-03-19 15:03
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday accused a jailed Turkish-German journalist of being a terrorist agent, adding "Thank God he has been arrested", comments likely to cause further unease in Berlin over the incident. ...

Turkey brands Germany ‘HYPOCRITES’ for allowing huge anti-Erdogan protest in Frankfurt
Waar Media - 2017-03-19 10:40
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkish government has accused Germany of hypocrisy after it allowed tens of thousands of Kurds (from Turkey) to hold a protest in Frankfurt against Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s presidency. Ahead of the Kurdish new year (Newroz), some 30,000 demons ...

Europe two-faced on democracy, human rights: Turkish PM – Normangee Star
Normangeestar - 2017-03-19 07:21

Running for their lives
BBC - 2017-03-19 03:14
BBC Arabic's Janay Boulos reports on the perils of being smuggled over the Syrian-Turkish border. ...

Turkish border guards kill Kurdish teenager near Syria's Afrin - ARA News
Aranews - 2017-03-19 02:05

Turkish mayor calls for self-rule, demand denied to Kurds
Kurdistan24 - 2017-03-18 23:20

Kurdish voters still undecided on Turkish referendum | News | DW.COM | 18.03.2017
DW - 2017-03-18 19:20

Turkey detains 740 suspected PKK members
Rûdaw - 2017-03-18 19:20
Turkish law enforcement carried out 36 operations in 3 days ...

Thousands of Kurds Protest Erdogan, Turkish Referendum in Germany
Newsweek - 2017-03-18 17:20
Demonstrators fear the April referendum will give the Turkish president license to go after Kurds if voters approve it. ...

Turkey detains 740 suspects in operations against Kurdish militants: Anadolu
Reuters - 2017-03-18 16:32
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish authorities have detained 740 people for suspected links to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) over the last three days, state media reported on Saturday citing an Interior Ministry source. ...

Thousands of Kurds protest against Turkey's Erdogan in Frankfurt
Reuters - 2017-03-18 15:38
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Around 9,000 Kurdish supporters demonstrated in the German city of Frankfurt on Saturday against Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and an April referendum that would give him sweeping new powers. ...

Turkish court jails Azadiya Welat journalist to over 9 years in prison
NRT - 2017-03-18 15:33

Research / Linguist Analyst - Leidos - Washington, DC
Indeed #KurdishJobs - 2017-03-18 03:01
Fluent in, or active usage of languages such as Somali, Arabic, Farsi, Dari, Urdo, Pashtu, Indonesian, Kurdish, Turkish, Uzbek, Tajik, French, Albanian, Hindi,...From Leidos - Fri, 17 Mar 2017 10:15:58 GMT - View all Washington jobs ...

Turkey Arrests 10 Iraqi Nationals Suspected of IS Membership
BAS News - 2017-03-17 19:13
ERBIL — Turkish security forces on Friday arrested 10 Iraqi nationals in the north of country, suspecting them of having links to the Islamic State (IS). According to Anadolu Agency, the arrests were made in northern Samsun province of Turkey. It is not ...

PKK media: Turkish MIT head meets with Barzani, KRG PM in Duhok
NRT - 2017-03-17 13:56

Photos 'document brutal Turkish takeover of Kurdish village'
France24 - 2017-03-17 10:11

The US must heed Turkish concerns in Syria
Orient News - 2017-03-17 02:06

HDP calls on Turkish parliament to recognise Halabja massacre as genocide
Rûdaw - 2017-03-16 13:36
We have in the past asked the (Turkish) parliament to form a committee and investigate the events in Halabja ...

Twitter accounts hijacked with 'Nazi' hashtags in Turkish
NRT - 2017-03-16 07:30

Merkel’s chief of staff mulls ban on Turkish politicians entering country
Rojikurd - 2017-03-16 00:20
Germany could ban Turkish politicians from entering Germany, Angela Merkel’s chief of staff threatened in an interview published on Wednesday. Peter Altmaier said Germany still had plenty of legal options amid an escalating row with Ankara over Turkish re ...

Turkish Airstrikes On U.S.-Backed Kurdish Militia Kill Up to 200 In Syria | The Huffington Post
Huffingtonpost - 2017-03-16 00:07

The US must heed Turkish concerns in Syria | Turkey | Al Jazeera
Aljazeera - 2017-03-15 20:19

Turkish Hackers Deface Hundreds of Websites and Twitter Accounts
Bleepingcomputer - 2017-03-15 19:01

Pro-Erdogan supporters hack Twitter accounts
Waar Media - 2017-03-15 16:38
WAAR-DUHOK: The hackers posted early on Wednesday morning using the hashtags nazialmanya (Nazi Germany) and Nazihollanda (Nazi Netherlands), a swastika symbol and the sentence “See you on April 16.” This is date of a referendum that Turkish President Rec ...

Two Turkish Soldiers Die in a Bomb Attack Southeast Turkey
BAS News - 2017-03-15 14:12
PKK is suspected to be behind the attack MARDIN — At least two Turkish soldiers died in a roadside bomb attack which hit a military convoy in the Kurdish southeast of Turkey, according to local security sources. The roadside bomb targeted a vehicle carry ...

Turkish unemployment rises 12.7 percent highest since 2010
Waar Media - 2017-03-15 12:42
WAAR-DUHOK: Turkey’s unemployment rate hit its highest in almost seven years in the November-January period, rising to 12.7 percent from 10.8 percent a year earlier, data from the Turkish Statistics Institute (TurkStat) showed on Wednesday. The three-mon ...

Next meeting on Syria to be held in Astana May 3-4
Waar Media - 2017-03-15 12:42
WAAR-DUHOK: The next international meeting on Syria in Astana is scheduled for May 3-4, says the joint Russian, Turkish and Iranian statement following the Astana meeting read out by Kazakhstan’s Deputy Foreign Minister, Akylbek Kamaldinov. “A new meetin ...

Two Turkey soldiers killed in mine explosion in Kurdish southeast
KurdPress - 2017-03-15 10:54
Two Turkish soldiers killed in mine explosion in Kurdish southeast region of the country. ...

Two Turkish soldiers killed, 3 injured in suspected PKK bomb attack
Rûdaw - 2017-03-15 10:52
Turkish army have launched an operation to track down the PKK fighters in the area ...

Two Turkish soldiers killed in southeast after Kurdish militants detonate mine: DHA
Reuters - 2017-03-15 09:24
ANKARA (Reuters) - Two Turkish soldiers were killed after a mine was detonated by Kurdish militants on a highway between the southeastern provinces of Diyarbakir and Mardin, Turkey's private Dogan news agency said on Wednesday. ...

Turkish-Dutch high-level political discussions halted
Orient News - 2017-03-15 02:02

Iraqi, Turkish PMs Discuss PKK in Sinjar
BAS News - 2017-03-15 00:03
LEEDS — Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim has reaffirmed that his country will continue fighting “terrorist groups” in Syria and Iraq, including the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) and the Democratic Union Party (PYD). During a phone conversation wit ...

PressTV-Turkish court upholds travel ban on novelist
Presstv - 2017-03-14 21:07

Turkey's Erdogan says apology from Netherlands not enough, attacks Merkel
Reuters - 2017-03-14 16:10
ANKARA/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday a diplomatic row with the Netherlands could not be dismissed with an apology and warned of further possible measures, after Ankara suspended high-level diplomatic ties with the D ...

As diplomacy breaks down before elections, Turkish nationalists give a boost to their Dutch counterparts [VIDEO] | The Canary
Thecanary - 2017-03-14 14:38

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