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Turkish fighter jets took off late July 28 to hit terrorist targets inside Turkey and across the border in northern Iraq as part of its week-long aerial campaign in the fight against terrorism
A heatwave continues to hit provinces across Turkey, as temperatures steer between five and nine degrees above seasonal averages, the Turkish State Meteorological Service said in a heatwave warning issued July 28
A sheepdog named “Lord” has become the first dog to summit Mount Ararat in eastern Turkey four times, as he frequently accompanies tourists willing to climb to the top of the mountain and intuitively guides them through bad weather and the geography of the terrain
Recent bomb scares have put people across Turkey on high alert, as a large number of bomb threats have been faced over less than two weeks in multiple provinces
As tension in the country skyrockets, 10 suspects have been detained in the investigation of a gendarmerie officer who was murdered in Turkey’s eastern province of Muş, while a specialized sergeant was killed in a separate attack in the southeastern province of Hakkari
A hotel in the Kemer district of Turkey’s southwestern city of Antalya organized a march for peace, where the hotel guests’ children marched with cartoon characters as personified by hotel animators.
Seven buildings have been evacuated in Istanbul’s Üsküdar district after the nearby construction of a metro line allegedly caused cracks to the interior and exterior of the buildings, forcing residents to move into hotels, daily Hürriyet reported on July 28
The number of deadly crashes has risen by as much as 90 percent over the past 10 years in Turkey, parallel to a percentage increase in the number of all crashes, including fatal ones, over the same period, statistical data from the Turkish Statistical Institute shows
A gendarmerie commander was killed in an attack in the Malazgirt district of Turkey’s eastern Muş province July 27, authorities have said
Two of the planned 100 houses to be built by the Sivas Municipality in Central Anatolia inspired by the world of Middle Earth have been completed.
The Turkish Meteorological Service has warned of an upcoming heat wave across the country, saying it would push temperatures higher than expected starting this week, daily Hürriyet reported on July 27
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