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Turkey thanks Qatar for support during failed July 2016 coup

Turkey thanks Qatar for support during failed July 2016 coup

Turkey, which commemorated on Wednesday the third anniversary of the failed coup attempt by the Gulenist Terrorist Organisation (Feto) in July 15, 2016, lauded Qatar for its support during the crisis

Turkey orders arrest of nearly 200 over suspected Gulen ties

Turkey orders arrest of nearly 200 over suspected Gulen ties

Turkey ordered the arrest of 192 people over suspected links to the network of the US-based Muslim cleric accused of orchestrating an attempted coup in 2016, the Hurriyet newspaper reported on Tuesday.

Turkish court sentences six journalists to life, including Altan brothers

Turkish court sentences six journalists to life, including Altan brothers

A Turkish court on Friday sentenced six journalists, including two prominent brothers, to life in jail for aiding plotters of a 2016 failed coup, state media said, a sharp turnaround after the country's highest court ordered one of the men released.

Turkish court upholds 25-year jail term for opposition lawmaker

Turkish court upholds 25-year jail term for opposition lawmaker

A Turkish court rejected on Tuesday an appeals court order to retry a lawmaker from the main opposition party, upholding his 25-year jail term, CNN Turk reported.

Turkish judge finds 42 soldiers guilty of trying to kill Erdogan

Turkish judge finds 42 soldiers guilty of trying to kill Erdogan

A Turkish court on Wednesday found 42 former soldiers guilty of trying to kill President Tayyip Erdogan during last year's failed coup, and handed most of them life sentences in the highest profile case related to the attempted putsch so far.

Turkey opens trial of nearly 500 defendants over failed coup

Turkey opens trial of nearly 500 defendants over failed coup

Nearly 500 suspects including army generals and pilots went on trial in Turkey on Tuesday, many of them accused of commanding last year's failed coup attempt from an air base in the capital Ankara.

Lifting emergency rule currently out of question, says Erdogan

Lifting emergency rule currently out of question, says Erdogan

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday ruled out an immediate end to the year-old state of emergency imposed after a failed coup, saying it could only be lifted once a fight against terrorism was finished.

Yingluck indicted over rice subsidy scheme

Yingluck indicted over rice subsidy scheme

Former Thai premier Yingluck Shinawatra was indicted over a bungled rice subsidy scheme yesterday in the latest legal move against her ...

Against the odds

Against the odds

There’s an explosion, flames shoot metres high into the air and dark smoke obscures the mock petrol station.