Jews were the most targeted group in hate speech in the Turkish media in the most recent period, according to a report prepared by the Istanbul-based Hrant Dink Foundation.
A retired Turkish sergeant has returned his NATO medal following a recent drill controversy in Norway, which prompted a strong reaction from Turkey.
Justice Minister Abdulhamit Gül said on Nov. 23 that Turkey has sent to the U.S. authorities a total of seven extradition demands and one temporary arrest warrant for the Pennsylvania-based Fethullah Gülen, accused of masterminding the July 2016 coup attempt.
Barcelona and Chelsea progressed to the Champions League last 16 on Nov. 22, but Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United must wait to seal their spot after a last-gasp 1-0 defeat in Basel.
The Formula One season winds up in Abu Dhabi on Nov. 26 with both titles won, Lewis Hamilton aiming to close the year on a winning note and big money still at stake for those further down the paddock pecking order.
The Boston Celtics’ 16-game winning streak came to an end with an upset defeat against the Miami Heat on Nov. 22 as Russell Westbrook won his duel with Kevin Durant in Oklahoma City’s rout of Golden State.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Nov. 23 rapped his deputy foreign minister for "offensive" remarks in which she said US Jews were too "comfortable" to understand threats to Israel.
Myanmar and Bangladesh on Nov. 23 signed an agreement for the return of Rohingya Muslims who have crossed the border to escape a brutal military crackdown in Myanmar's western Rakhine state since late August.
The Philippines said on Nov. 23 Canada should retrieve their containerized vans loaded with the "unbearable stench" of festering garbage.