The United States soon will deploy F-22 Raptors in Europe, sending the stealth fighter jets to reassure NATO partners concerned about Russia's actions in Ukraine, a Pentagon official said on Aug. 24
Category: VERDA ÖZER
The details of the “İncirlik agreement” signed between Turkey and the United States are taking shape by the day.
Turkey needs to “do more” to assist the U.S.-led international coalition fighting ISIL in Syria and Iraq, Defense Secretary Ash Carter has said, urging Turkey to take steps to participate in airstrikes and better control its border
Category: SEMİH İDİZ
We know the official explanations by the U.S. and Germany for pulling out their Patriot missile batteries from Turkey.
Ankara and Washington agree to a deal to clear ISIL out of a zone of northern Syria before handing the area to ostensibly moderate forces
As the escalation of violence in the country has raised a sense of insecurity among its citizens, Turkey’s nationalist party leader has called for a declaration of martial law
Category: MURAT YETKİN
A video message by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) hit social media in Turkey on the morning of Aug. 18.
The U.S. will send an additional anti-missile Aegis-equipped ship to the Mediterranean this fall to defend Turkey and other NATO allies against ballistic missile threats, U.S. Navy spokeswoman Cmdr. Pamela Rawe told Anadolu Agency on Aug. 19.
No decision has yet been taken on replacing German Patriot anti-missile systems and NATO is continuing consultations on the issue, a Turkish diplomat has told
The United States announced that it had informed the Turkish government that the U.S. deployment of Patriot air and missile defense units in Turkey will not be renewed
Germany will end its contribution to NATO's Patriot anti-missile systems in southern Turkey by the beginning of 2016
Kiev on August 13 said two soldiers had been killed in the heaviest clashes since the signing of a February truce deal with pro-Russian insurgents in Ukraine's separatist east.
Category: BURAK BEKDİL
As recently as five years ago Turkey had a happy story to tell – and sell.
Hulusi Akar, the new general chief of staff, is coming to transform the Turkish Armed Forces, says a former member of the army. He is facing four challenges, including the fights against ISIL and the PKK, according to Metin Gürcan, a retired major
Former communist Albania's most secretive military base, the strategic Sazan island on the Adriatic Sea, has opened its derelict bunkers and tunnels, hoping to turn it into a top tourist draw.
At least five people were killed on August 10 when a Taliban suicide car bomber struck near the entrance of Kabul's international airport, the latest in a wave of lethal bombings in the Afghan capital.
A Taliban attack killed at least 21 people in northern Afghanistan, officials said on August 9, after a wave of lethal bombings in the capital as the insurgency escalates following a bitter power transition.
The United States has deployed half a dozen F-16 warplanes at a Turkish base to help operations against ISIL, the US mission to NATO said on Aug. 9.
Category: SERKAN DEMİRTAŞ
The implementation of a deal between Turkey and the United States in the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) has already started, as armed drones from İncirlik air base hit jihadist troops earlier this week.
Fifteen more fatalities were confirmed Saturday from a barrage of bombings in Kabul, taking the toll to 51 in the deadliest day in the Afghan capital since the NATO combat mission ended in December.
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