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Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with PKK - ministry

Four Turkish soldiers killed in clashes with PKK - ministry

Four Turkish soldiers and 20 armed assailants were killed on Friday in clashes between the military and the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) near the border with Iraq, Turkey's defence ministry and military said.

Six Turkish security force members killed in Kurdish militant attack

Six Turkish security force members killed in Kurdish militant attack

Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants staged an attack near a military base in southeast Turkey's Siirt province, killing six Turkish security force members and wounding seven, security sources said on Friday.

Iraq will prevent attacks on Turkey, Abadi tells Yildirim

Iraq will prevent attacks on Turkey, Abadi tells Yildirim

Iraq's armed forces have instructions to prevent "foreign fighters" from launching cross-border attacks on Turkey, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi told his Turkish counterpart, Binali Yildirim.

Turkey says air force kills 13 in north Iraq air strike

Turkey says air force kills 13 in north Iraq air strike

Turkish jets struck a target in northern Iraq on Wednesday, killing 13 suspected Kurdish PKK fighters, the armed forces said in a statement.

Bomb blast hits military vehicle, wounds 17 in Turkey

Bomb blast hits military vehicle, wounds 17 in Turkey

Explosives planted by Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants ripped through a Turkish military vehicle travelling through southeast Turkey on Monday, wounding 17 soldiers, the military said.

Turkey detains 800 over alleged links to Kurdish militants

Turkey detains 800 over alleged links to Kurdish militants

Turkish police have detained more than 800 people over alleged links to Kurdish militants in the past two days, a police source said on Tuesday, a crackdown the pro-Kurdish parliamentary party said was aimed at sidelining it ahead of a referendum.

Germany arrests Turkish man suspected of spying for Turkey

Germany arrests Turkish man suspected of spying for Turkey

German police have arrested a 31-year-old Turkish man who is suspected of providing information on Kurds living in Germany to Turkish intelligence agencies, the German federal prosecutor's office announced on Friday.

Istanbul attack: Kurdish militants claim responsibility

Istanbul attack: Kurdish militants claim responsibility

An offshoot of the militant Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) claimed responsibility on Sunday for twin bombings that killed 38 people and wounded 155 outside an Istanbul soccer stadium, an attack for which the Turkish government vowed vengeance.

Police officer killed, 10 people wounded in car bomb in Turkey

Police officer killed, 10 people wounded in car bomb in Turkey

A police officer was killed and 10 people were wounded when a car bomb exploded near a passing police vehicle in the eastern Turkish province of Bingol on Sunday, security sources said.

Two militants blow themselves up near Ankara

Two militants blow themselves up near Ankara

Two militants detonated explosives, killing themselves in a remote area near the Turkish capital, Ankara, on Saturday after police called on them to surrender, CNN Turk and other broadcasters reported.

More than 100 PKK militants killed or wounded in clashes

More than 100 PKK militants killed or wounded in clashes

More than 100 Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants were either killed or wounded in clashes with Turkish security forces on Saturday, the military said.

Thousands of Kurds protest against Erdogan in Cologne

Thousands of Kurds protest against Erdogan in Cologne

About 25,000 Kurdish supporters demonstrated peacefully in Cologne on Saturday against Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, chanting in German, "neither military coup nor civilian dictatorship."