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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.

Turkey arrests two suspected UAE spies: report

Turkey arrests two suspected UAE spies: report

Turkey has arrested two men suspected of spying for the United Arab Emirates and is probing if they are tied to Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder, Anadolu state news agency said on Friday.

Serbian vulture flies home from Turkey - by plane

Serbian vulture flies home from Turkey - by plane

A young vulture who got stranded last year in Turkey more than 2,000 km from her nest flew home to Serbia on Friday - by plane.

Qatar, Oman and Turkey discuss co-operation in scouting field

Qatar, Oman and Turkey discuss co-operation in scouting field

Officials incharge of scouts and guides associations from Qatar, Oman and Turkey discussed a number of issues of common interest at a meeting in Doha.

11,748 Qataris visited Turkey in Jan, Feb

11,748 Qataris visited Turkey in Jan, Feb

The number of Qatari nationals visiting Turkey stood at 11,748 in the first two months of 2019, according to the latest data released by the Turkish Consulate General Cultural ...

Turkey slams Netanyahu's 'irresponsible' remarks on settlements

Turkey slams Netanyahu's 'irresponsible' remarks on settlements

Turkey on Sunday condemned what it called Benjamin Netanyahu's "irresponsible" remarks after the Israeli leader said he planned to annex settlements in the occupied West Bank if he wins upcoming elections.

Massive transfer to new Istanbul airport nears completion

Massive transfer to new Istanbul airport nears completion

The first flight from Istanbul's centrepiece new airport after the massive transfer of aviation equipment from the previous passenger hub, is scheduled to take off on Saturday.

Voting begins in Turkey's local elections

Voting begins in Turkey's local elections

Voting in Turkey's local elections began on Sunday, with 57 million registered voters expected to cast their ballots in the country's 81 provinces.

Members of Saudi team that killed Khashoggi received training in US: report

Members of Saudi team that killed Khashoggi received training in US: report

Members of the Saudi team that killed journalist Jamal Khashoggi received training in the United States, the Washington Post has reported, revealing other new elements in the death of the newspaper's former contributor.

Magnitude 5.6 quake hits western Turkey, no casualties

Magnitude 5.6 quake hits western Turkey, no casualties

A moderate 5.6 magnitude earthquake shook Turkey's western province of Denizli on Wednesday, damaging some buildings and knocking bricks and tiles to the ground ...

Turkey says two of its soldiers killed, eight wounded in northern Iraq

Turkey says two of its soldiers killed, eight wounded in northern Iraq

Two Turkish soldiers were killed and eight others were wounded on Saturday in a clash during operations into northern Iraq, Turkey's defence ministry said.

Turkey arrests Danish IS suspect sought by Interpol

Turkey arrests Danish IS suspect sought by Interpol

Turkish police have arrested a Danish woman suspected of joining Islamic State in Syria, a state news agency said on Wednesday.