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Turkish warplanes bombed Kandil: Four civilians injured

ANF - 2019-08-19 19:12
Warplanes belonging to the occupying Turkish army bombed the villages of Silê and Bolê in Binarê Kandil today. Four civilians were injured in the attack, and houses damaged. ...

Turkish police arrest four men missing for months amid terror investigation | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-08-11 03:15

KDP and MIT set up joint headquarters in Bashur

ANF - 2019-07-31 13:03
As the Turkish state’s invasion attacks continue, it has come to light that the KDP and MIT have set up four joint headquarters where scouting missions, attacks and plans for recruiting civilian spies are handled. ...

Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with PKK - ministry | Euronews

Euronews - 2019-07-25 17:09

PKK announces death of senior member, four fighters in Turkish airstrikes

Kurdistan24 - 2019-07-17 14:34

Families not allowed to retrieve guerrillas' bodies

ANF - 2019-07-16 09:20
The invading Turkish state does not allow the recovery of the bodies of four guerrillas who lost their lives during the intense bombardment in Lice. The bodies have been waiting in the area for 43 days. ...

Kurdistan Parliament Decries Turkish Airstrikes in Border Areas

BAS News - 2019-07-06 15:30
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament on Saturday decried Turkish airstrikes in the border areas which have led to multiple civilian casualties and property damages in the recent weeks. Late in June, four members of a family were killed and five others wer ...

Iraq Condemns Turkish Airstrikes Targeting Civilians at Kurdistan Borders

BAS News - 2019-06-29 23:26
ERBIL - Iraq has condemned the recent Turkish airstrikes on the Kurdistan Region's border areas which resulted in several casualties of civilians, while urging any sides not to use Iraqi territory to attack neighbors. At least four civilians, all members ...

52 Iraqi MPs call on parliament to discuss Turkish airstrikes

Rûdaw - 2019-06-29 23:04
Four civilians were killed on Thursday in a Turkish airstrike near the Qandil Mountains ...

KRG tells PKK ‘stay away from villages’ after Turkish strikes kill 4 civilians

Rûdaw - 2019-06-29 13:55
Four civilians were killed in a Turkish airstrike near Qandil on Thursday ...

Families appeal to visit Imrali

ANF - 2019-06-28 17:42
The family members of the four prisoners on the Turkish prison island of Imrali have applied for a visit. ...

Turkish warplanes brought dead to Kortek once again

ANF - 2019-06-28 09:49
Turkish warplanes bombed Kortek killing four civilians. The same area was bombed by Turkey in 2011 when 7 civilians were killed. ...

Four civilians killed in Turkish airstrikes on Qandil region

Rûdaw - 2019-06-27 21:45

Four Turkish Soldiers Killed, Injured in Clash with PKK

BAS News - 2019-06-12 10:07
ERBIL — At least two Turkish soldiers were killed and two others were injured in a fierce fire exchange with Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), media reports said on Wednesday. The clash took place in Dersim (Tunceli) province, east of Turkey. Multiple repo ...

Mother waiting for her son in HPG custody for four years

ANF - 2019-06-09 13:07
The HPG have 12 soldiers and police in their custody. One of them is Sergeant Semih Özbey. His mother complains that she has been called to patience by the Turkish government for four years, but nothing is happening. ...

Four villagers wounded in Turkish warplanes attack on Xakurke

ANF - 2019-06-05 10:42
Turkish warplanes targeted peasants in the Sheikh Zade valley early in the morning, and four villagers were wounded. ...

Four Turkish soldiers killed by cross-border Kurdish militant attacks - Al Arabiya English

Alarabiya - 2019-06-04 18:01

Turkey: Four People Arrested for Alleged Ties to IS

BAS News - 2019-05-30 21:30
ERBIL - Turkish security forces arrested on Thursday four people for their alleged ties to the jihadist group of Islamic State (IS), security sources said. The four were arrested in the southern province of Adana after police squads raided the locations ...

Four Turkish soldiers wounded in an explosion in Dohuk

Kurdiu - 2019-05-16 19:04

Breaking news: A roadside bomb explodes on the Amadiyah-Duhok road

Waar Media - 2019-05-16 13:30
WAAR_DUHOK A roadside bomb exploded on Thursday on the Duhok-Amadiya road with a special bus for Turkish troops. The explosion, which hit the private bus of the Turkish forces, wounded four elements. A security source confirmed that the Turkish forces co ...

Four Turkish soldiers killed by Kurdish attacks - Newspaper - DAWN.COM

DAWN - 2019-05-05 06:23

Four Turkish soldiers killed in two attacks by Kurdish militants, Turkey says | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2019-05-05 02:00

Four Turkish soldiers killed by cross-border Kurdish militant attacks The soldiers died in two seperate incidents May 4, 2019

The National AE - 2019-05-04 22:57

Four Turkish soldiers killed in attacks by Kurdish militants, Turkey says

Reuters - 2019-05-04 22:56
Four Turkish soldiers were killed and two others wounded in two separate attacks by Kurdish militants on Saturday, the Turkish defense ministry said, adding that the army had retaliated in both cases. ...

Four Turkish soldiers killed in attacks by Kurdish militants, Turkey says - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-05-04 20:41

Four Turkish soldiers killed by cross-border Kurdish militant attacks: ministry - Reuters

Reuters - 2019-05-04 18:27

Top Turkish court says journalists' rights violated: report

Rûdaw - 2019-05-03 08:15
At the same time, the court rejected the appeals of four other journalists. ...

[PICTURE] Turkey Detains Four PKK Fighters in Sinjar: Report

BAS News - 2019-04-22 14:26
ERBIL — Turkish forces have arrested and taken to Turkey four members of the Kurdistan Worker’s Party (PKK), said a source. The PKK fighters were identified by the state-run Anadolu Agency by first initials only: V.K. (34), M.K. (21), A.O. (20) and K.I. ...

Four Turkish soldiers killed

Kurdiu - 2019-04-21 15:11

Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with PKK, says ministry | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-04-21 00:43

Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with PKK - ministry

Yahoo - 2019-04-21 00:08

Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with Kurdish rebels

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-20 20:58

Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with Kurdish PKK: ministry

E-Kurd - 2019-04-20 16:25
ISTANBUL,— Four Turkish soldiers were killed on Friday in clashes with Kurdish fighters from from Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) near the border with Iraqi Kurdistan, Turkey’s Defence Ministry said on Saturday. Demiroren News Agency said a military base h ...

Ten Turkish Soldiers Killed, Injured in Clash with PKK

BAS News - 2019-04-20 15:53
ERBIL — Turkish soldiers and fighters of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) clashed once again on Friday in the border areas between Turkey and Kurdistan Region, which resulted in killing of at least four Turkish troops. According to an official statemen ...

Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with Kurdish forces - Middle East - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-04-20 14:45

Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with PKK: ministry

Reuters - 2019-04-20 11:43
Four Turkish soldiers were killed on Friday in clashes with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) near the border with Iraq, Turkey's Defence Ministry said on Saturday. ...

Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with Kurdish terrorist organization - Breaking News - Jerusalem Post

Jpost - 2019-04-20 11:27

Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with PKK: ministry

Yahoo - 2019-04-20 11:11

US to deliver 4th F-35 jet today: Turkish minister

Waar Media - 2019-04-06 12:27
WAAR_DUHOK Turkey’s defense minister said thee of four F-35 military aircraft were delivered by the U.S. and the last one is expected to be delivered Friday. “In order to protect our right and law, we are maintaining our contacts and negotiations,” Hulus ...

Turkey Bombs a Group Of Leaders Of PKK

Waar Media - 2019-03-27 15:23
WAAR_DUHOK The Turkish army announced on Wednesday that four of Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) leaders were injured. The Turkish army and the intelligence service launched an attack in the Qandil mountains, wounding four PKK leaders, Anadolu News Agency r ...

Turkey Claims Killing, Injuring Four PKK Leaders

BAS News - 2019-03-27 11:55
ERBIL — Turkey claimed on Wednesday that its army has targeted four leading figures of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in Mount Qandil of Kurdistan Region, killing and injuring the leaders. The operation was carried out jointly by the Turkish army and ...

Four arrested for plans to attack Turkish consulate in Rotterdam | NL Times

Nltimes - 2019-03-24 14:47

Turkish ISIS jihadist: Everything was so expensive in Turkey

ANF - 2019-03-05 10:26
Fatma Yildiz joined the ISIS because she wanted to live according to the Koran and life in Turkey was too expensive. She has been married four times in Syria and her four children are dead. ...

800-Year-Old Hebrew Book Seized in Turkey

Waar Media - 2019-02-28 14:09
WAAR_DUHOK An 800-year-old book written in Hebrew was seized in southeastern Turkey, local officials said on Thursday. The Turkish gendarme’s anti-smuggling teams caught four people red-handed trying to sell the medieval tome, said the Diyarbakir Governo ...

Turkish prosecutors seek closure of four Kurdish-focused parties | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-25 01:18

Denmark to deport four for attack on Turkish embassy - The Local

Thelocal - 2019-02-22 00:52

Denmark expels four Syrian Kurds over Turkish embassy attack

E-Kurd - 2019-02-20 23:47
COPENHAGEN,— A Danish court handed jail terms Wednesday to four Syrian Kurds who threw Molotov cocktails at the Turkish embassy in Copenhagen and ruled they should be deported. The verdict, seen by AFP, said the quartet planned and carried out an attack ...

Turkish military presence on Iraqi parliament's agenda

ANF - 2019-01-28 16:36
The people of Sheladize in Kurdistan Region on January 26 rose up against the killing of four civilians by the occupying Turkish army, and stormed the Sire Turkish base. During the protests, 2 civilians were killed and six others were severely injured. ...

Public Gathering Held to Protest Turkish Airstrikes on Kurdistan Border

BAS News - 2019-01-26 15:06
ERBIL — Scores of people gathered on Saturday in Sheladize subdistrict of Duhok province to protest the continued Turkish airstrikes in the border areas that have already left over a dozen of civilians killed. The gathering comes after four locals were k ...

Two civilians dead, two others missing after Turkish air strike

ANF - 2019-01-24 13:45
The four civilians, all from the Rekane tribe, were reportedly targeted by Turkish jets while fishing in the region. ...

Update: Four killed, two missing in Turkish airstrike in Duhok province

Rûdaw - 2019-01-24 09:59
“Two of them were Peshmerga. They had gone to the spot for fishing in the Upper Zab River.” ...

Turkish shelling in Kurdistan's Amedi kills, injures at least four civilians

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-23 23:01

Turkey to Open Four New Diplomatic Facilities in Iraq: Spokesperson

BAS News - 2019-01-18 20:51
ERBIL - Turkey is planning to open another four diplomatic facilities in Iraq this year, a Turkish official said on Friday. Spokesperson of the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs Hami Aksoy said in a statement on Friday that Ankara will open the four ne ...

Rodrigues moving from Galatasaray to Saudi club

Waar Media - 2019-01-07 09:36
Galatasaray left-winger Garry Rodrigues is joining Saudi Arabia’s Al Ittihad Football Club, the Turkish club announced on Sunday. The dual nationality — Cape Verde and the Netherlands — footballer played 20 matches and scored four goals this season for G ...

Blast kills four in Syria's Afrin held by Turkey-backed rebels

Al Jazeera - 2018-12-16 17:45
Car bomb attack comes after Turkish leader Erdogan threatened to launch new offensive against US-allied Kurdish forces. ...

Reconnaissance aircraft flying over Makhmur

ANF - 2018-12-15 14:07
Reports of reconnaissance activity over Makhmur following the Turkish air raid which killed four civilians. ...

Victims of Turkish attack laid to rest in Makhmur

ANF - 2018-12-14 15:17
Four women killed by Turkish air raid on Makhmur Refugee Camp last night, have been laid to rest. ...

Images from the funeral in Makhmur

ANF - 2018-12-14 13:34
Images by ANF from the funeral for four women who were massacred by Turkish airstrikes in Makhmur last night. ...

Latest Updates on Turkish Airstrikes in Sinjar, Makhmour Regions

BAS News - 2018-12-14 12:38
ERBIL - Thursday night's Turkish airstrikes against the alleged Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) positions in the regions of Sinjar and Makhmour, resulted in four casualties, an official revealed on Friday. Tara Hussein, deputy co-chair of the Kurdistan Fr ...

People of Makhmur flock to the funeral of Turkish attack victims

ANF - 2018-12-14 11:58
Four women lost their life as result of Turkish bombardment in Makhmur last night. ...

Identities of four women killed by Turkey in Makhmur announced

ANF - 2018-12-14 09:14
Last night’s strikes by Turkish aircraft killed 4 women from Makhmur, 3 of them from the same family. ...

First footage from Makhmur after Turkish attack

ANF - 2018-12-14 09:14
Turkish attack on Makhmur killed four people. ...

YPG: Four Turkish-backed mercenaries killed in Afrin

ANF - 2018-12-09 13:04
YPG forces continue to target the occupation forces in Afrin. ...

Four Turkish soldiers killed in helicopter crash in central Istanbul: governor

Reuters - 2018-11-26 10:59
Four Turkish soldiers were killed and another was wounded on Monday after a military helicopter crashed in a central district of Istanbul, the governor of Istanbul was quoted as saying. ...

WATCH: Helicopter Crash Kills Four in Istanbul

BAS News - 2018-11-26 10:26
ERBIL — At least four Turkish soldiers were killed after their military helicopter crashed in Istanbul’s Asian side on Monday. Five people were on board when the helicopter crashed, Anadolu Agency reported, noting that the fifth soldier was rushed to hos ...

Turkish armory explosion kills four soldiers in southeast: Erdogan

Gulan Media - 2018-11-10 11:50

Turkish forces exchange fire with Syrian Kurdish across the border

Reuters - 2018-10-31 15:14
Turkish forces fired howitzer shells across the border into Syria's Ayn al Arab region on Wednesday, killing four Kurdish militants, state broadcaster TRT said. ...

Turkish cross-border fire kills four Kurdish militants in Syria: TRT | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-10-31 13:46

Erdogan hosts Russia, Germany, France leaders on Syria summit in Istanbul October 27

Waar Media - 2018-10-19 13:44
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan WAAR-DUHOK: The leaders of Turkey, Russia, Germany and France are to hold a four-way summit on the conflict in Syria in Istanbul on Oct. 27, the spokesman for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was quoted as saying on F ...

Rights group: Insulting the Turkish president shouldn't be a crime

Rûdaw - 2018-10-18 13:17
Four graduates of the Middle East Technical University in Ankara were detained after their commencement on July 6 ...

Turkey: At Least Seven People Arrested over Suspected Links to IS

BAS News - 2018-10-09 23:08
ERBIL - At least seven people were arrested by the Turkish security forces in Elazig province on Tuesday over suspected ties with the Islamic State (IS). Talking to Anadolu Agency on condition of anonymity, a police source said that four Syrian and three ...

Car Bomb Kills Four in Syria’s Azaz

BAS News - 2018-10-07 09:54
ERBIL — At least four people were killed after a car bomb went off in Azaz city of northern Syria, near the Turkish border, monitoring groups confirmed. According to the London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR), the blast took place in the ...

Turkish police detain 88 ahead of Kobane protest anniversary

Rûdaw - 2018-10-06 10:40
More than 30 were killed in pro-Kobane demos four years ago ...

Four Turkish Troops Killed in PKK Attack

BAS News - 2018-10-04 10:33
ERBIL — Turkish authorities confirmed on Thursday that four soldiers from country’s army had been killed in an attack by the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in the southeast of Turkey. The attack was carried out via an improvised explosive device planted ...

Turkey’s Kurdish leader Selahattin Demirtas jailed for 4 years over PKK propaganda

E-Kurd - 2018-09-07 19:04
ISTANBUL,— A Turkish court Friday gave the former co-leader of the pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Selahattin Demirtas, who ran for the presidency this year, four years and eight months in jail for making terror propaganda. Dubbed the “Kurdis ...

Turkey Sentences HDP’s Demirtaş to 4 Years 8 Months in Prison

BAS News - 2018-09-07 16:56
ERBIL — A Turkish court has sentenced prominent Kurdish politician Selahattin Demirtas to four years and eight months in jail for alleged “terrorist propaganda”, Turkish media reported. Demirtas was previously leading the pro-Kurdish People’s Democratic ...

Four mercenaries killed in Afrin

SDF Press - 2018-09-06 04:00
To the press and the public! Within the scope of the second phase of the Resistance of the Age in occupied Afrin, our forces continue their operations against the Turkish invasion army and its jihadist mercenary allies. On September 3rd, our forces carrie ...

Seventy-four petitions to Turkish parliament on rights violations unanswered | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2018-09-04 17:43

Iraqi Forces Hand Over Four PKK Members to Turkey: Report

BAS News - 2018-09-03 23:17
ERBIL - Iraqi security forces have extradited four members of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), who had escaped the party, to the neighboring country of Turkey, a report said on Monday. According to Turkish media Anadolu Agency, the PKK fighters were t ...

PKK Guerillas neutralized several Turkish soldiers in Kurdistan Region and North

Waar Media - 2018-08-16 14:34
WAAR-DUHOK: Four Turkish soldiers were neutralized in a clash between Turkish forces and the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) Guerillas in the Adıyaman province in Northern-Kurdistan, the DHA reported on Thursday. According to the Turkish media, at least 5 ...

Turkey Claims It “Neutralised” 4 PKK Fighters

BAS News - 2018-08-11 10:00
ERBIL — Turkish airpower has “neutralised” four Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) fighters in southeast of the country, said a security source. The anonymous source said they were “neutralised” during an air operation by military drones. The operation took ...

Four Turkish graduates arrested over Erdogan cartoon - state news agency | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-07-11 14:16

Four Turkish graduates arrested over cartoon mocking Erdogan - Turkey - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2018-07-11 14:05

Syria's Manbij: Bomb Explosion Kills, Wounds Four Anti-Turkish Incursion Demonstrators

BAS News - 2018-07-05 11:15
ERBIL - A bomb blasted in the city of Manbij in northern Syria during a demonstration by a group of people against the Turkish military takeover of the city, resulting in the killing or wounding of four of the demonstrators, a report said. "So far, there ...

Turkish airstrikes kill four Kurdish militants in northern Iraq | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-06-30 18:53

Turkish airstrikes kill four Kurdish militants in northern Iraq - Channel NewsAsia

Channelnewsasia - 2018-06-30 15:13

Turkish journalist Mehmet Altan released from prison

Reuters - 2018-06-28 01:34
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish journalist Mehmet Altan was released from prison on Wednesday, one of his lawyers said, four months after he was jailed for life on charges of aiding plotters behind a failed military coup. ...

Four Turkish soldiers killed, wounded by PKK in Kurdistan Region: Military

Kurdistan24 - 2018-05-22 15:10

Four Turkish parties unite to contest landmark polls

Alaraby - 2018-05-05 19:23

Four Turkish opposition parties agree election alliance deal: CHP | Reuters

Reuters - 2018-05-02 17:19

Turkish opposition parties to sign four-way election alliance | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2018-05-02 10:12

Kurdish Brothers Killed in Turkish Airstrike Among Four Killed in Iraq - Antiwar.com Original

Antiwar - 2018-04-15 13:44

Refugees from Efrin trapped between the fronts

KNC Geneva - 2018-04-12 21:28
From 3 to 10 April 2018 around 1,000 families were stuck between the fronts near the city of Efrin. With around four to five hundred vehicles they were located on a road between the troops of the Syrian regime and the PYD in the south, and the Turkish-con ...

Kurdistan: Four Turkish Troops Killed in Clash with PKK

BAS News - 2018-04-11 21:07
ERBIL — Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) fighters on Wednesday killed at least four Turkish soldiers near Kurdistan Region’s Sidakan district, northeast Erbil province, a source said. Speaking to Kurdistan 24, a source form border gourds, confirmed that at ...

Refugees from Efrin trapped between the fronts

KNC Geneva - 2018-04-11 14:35
From 3 to 10 April 2018 around 1,000 families were stuck between the fronts near the city of Efrin. With around four to five hundred vehicles they were located on a road between the troops of the Syrian regime and the PYD in the south, and the Turkish-con ...

Six Turkish Soldiers Killed, Wounded by YPG in Afrin: Report

BAS News - 2018-04-07 10:50
ERBIL - The Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) killed four Turkish soldiers, and injured two more troops in the Kurdish city of Afrin in Syria overnight on Friday, according to sources. The Kurdistan Workers' Party' (PKK) media outlets said t ...

Turkey university gunman kills four in Eskisehir

BBC - 2018-04-06 00:05
A researcher shot faculty staff in Eskisehir in the north-west of the country, Turkish media says. ...

Four Killed in Shooting at Turkish University: Report

BAS News - 2018-04-05 15:12
ERBIL - At least four university staff were killed on Thursday when a shooter opened fire at them at the Osmangazi University in Turkey's northwestern province of Eskişehir, according to local sources. According to Anadolu, a researcher at the university ...

Four Kurdish Migrants Drowned Off Turkish Western Cost: Official

BAS News - 2018-04-04 20:46
ERBIL - At least four Kurdish migrants drowned off Turkey's western coast on Wednesday early morning, said an official. Ari Jalal, head of Kurdistan Federation for Migrants, told BasNews that a number of migrants, four of whom were Kurdish, lost their li ...

The military operations of our units against the mercenaries of the Turkish state continue in Afrin city center and its villages

SDF Press - 2018-03-29 03:10
Two Turkish soldiers were killed and at least six others injured in a quality operation carried out by our units on the Jenderes-Afrin road on Wednesday afternoon. Four Turkish ambulances headed to the scene and took the dead and injured. Brosk Hasaka – S ...
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