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A curfew has been declared in four neighborhoods in the Bismil district of the southeastern province of Diyarbakır, a move that reportedly came after outlawed PKK militants dug trenches and erected barricades on the streets.
The funeral of Ufku Demirel, a soldier killed in an attack by outlawed PKK militants in southeastern Turkey, has been held in Demirel’s hometown Tokat, a Central Anatolian province, attended by thousands including Republican People’s Party (CHP) head Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu.
One soldier was killed in during clashes with Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) militants in the Hasanbeyli district of southeastern Gaziantep province, the Turkish General Staff said Oct. 5.
A commercial airline pilot reported a drone was flying over the final approach course at Istanbul’s Atatürk Airport, while attempting a landing on Oct. 6
At least 12 people have been wounded after a truck rammed into a public bus and a taxi on Ankara’s Eskişehir Boulevard.
Some 1,451 migrants have been captured in three days as part of security operations seeking to stop groups from attempting to cross to Greece over the Aegean
Turkish warplanes struck the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) targets in northern Iraq and eastern Turkey overnight, in a new air operation against the Kurdish militant group, the army said Oct.4.
Almost 400,000 security forces, including units from the Land Forces Command, have been taking measures to provide security before the Nov. 1 snap election amid continued clashes between security forces and militants of the outlawed PKK, Interior Minister Selami Altınok has stated.
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has branded the Supreme Election Board (YSK) wrong after it rejected calls for the relocation of ballot boxes in several eastern and southeastern districts.
Turkish PM Davutoğlu has “disapproved” an image of a corpse tied to the back of a security vehicle being dragged on a street in the southeast, while the co-leader of HDP has called for the resignation of the interior minister.
The 140-meter domestically built amphibious ship is the first of two sister ships planned as part of Landing Ship, Tank (LST) project.
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