The Syrian Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) militia on Nov. 20 launched a mortar attack targeting observation points set up by the Turkish Armed Forces in Syria’s Idlib, state-run Anadolu Agency has reported.
Turkish Family Minister Fatma Betül Sayan Kaya has called on the world to play its part in helping Syrian children.
The Interior Ministry has filed a criminal complaint about Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) members, including six MPs, who attended a funeral of outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) members in the southeastern province of Diyarbakır.
Ali Tarakçı, a journalist for private broadcaster Akit TV, was injured in a gun attack in the Esenyurt district on Nov. 20, which allegedly erupted after a brawl in traffic, state-run Anadolu Agency has reported.
Turkey is preparing to run a national cyber-security drill in order to test possible vulnerabilities in its state institutions, Communications Minister Ahmet Aslan said on Nov. 16.
Nearly half a million native baby sea turtles managed to reach the sea this year from Turkish beaches, Turkey’s forestry and water affairs minister said on Nov. 16.
Iran on Nov. 21 dismissed as "worthless" a resolution by Arab League foreign ministers that accused the Islamic republic of "aggression" against Arab states.
A Pakistani court on Nov. 20 has granted the government three more days to find a way to clear an Islamist rally near the capital, Islamabad.
A member of India’s Hindu nationalist ruling party has offered a 100 million rupee ($1.5 million) reward to anyone who beheads the lead actress and the director of the yet-to-be released Bollywood film "Padmavati" over its alleged handling of the relationship between a Hindu queen and a Muslim ruler.