In the backwaters of Eastern Europe, authorities working with the FBI have interrupted four attempts in the past five years by gangs with suspected Russian connections that sought to sell radioactive material to Middle Eastern extremists, The Associated Press has learned.
Turkey plans to realize popular TV series exports worth $350 million this year, according to sector representatives attending the world’s leading TV content fair MIPCOM Cannes on Oct. 5-8.
Turkey’s Supreme Court of Appeals held the first appeals hearing in the Ergenekon coup plot case on Oct. 6, months after the Chief Prosecutor’s Office asked for a reversal of the rulings in the case.
US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter arrived in Madrid on Oct.4, beginning a European tour amid alarm over Russian bombardments in Syria and the refugee crisis sparked by the conflict.
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.
Pink Martini will once again be on the Istanbul stage on Oct. 18 at Volkswagen Arena as part of the group’s European Tour.
Turkey and others express anger that Russia has targeted putatively moderate rebels in Syria in its recent bombing campaign
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Sometimes truth is indeed stranger than fiction.
The 12th Istanbul Bach Days will be held between Oct. 2 and Nov. 31. The event will start with a concert by Estonian band Hortus Musicus, celebrating its 43rd birthday this year.
Tofaş, a joint venture of Turkey’s Koç Holding and Italy’s Fiat Chrysler, has started producing a new Fiat sedan model, Fiat Egea, in the northwestern province of Bursa on Sept. 28 in a ceremony with Koç Holding Chairman Mustafa Koç, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) CEO Sergio Marchionne and Tofaş employees in attendance
Iran's president on Sept. 28 blamed Saudi "incompetence" for the mass deaths of Muslim pilgrims four days ago during the hajj in Saudi Arabia, comments that stoked already high tensions between the two Middle East rivals
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With a fresh mandate from his people after last week’s Sunday snap elections, Alexis Tsipras left for the United States on Saturday for a trip that may prove to be very useful for his second time in office
Turkish Airlines (THY) ranks first in connecting Africa with the rest of the world, a senior official of Turkey’s flag carrier said on Sept. 28
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad should be involved in any Syrian peace talks, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Sep. 24 amid mounting pressure to end the four-year conflict.
Pope Francis arrived in the United States on Sept.22 for his first visit -- a historic six-day trip during which his focus on consumerism, poverty and the marginalized risks appearing as a criticism of American society.
In addition to donating a large portion of his personal wealth to the current migrant crisis, the Turkey-born founder of American yogurt company Chobani has stated his intention to hire refugees to help change their lives and their future
The scandal engulfing Volkswagen, which has admitted cheating diesel vehicle emissions tests in the United States, spread on Sept. 22 as South Korea said it would conduct its own investigation and a French minister called for an EU-wide probe
Syria predicted on Sept.20 that Russia's growing military role will prove a game changer in the fight against jihadists, as 75 rebels trained under a beleaguered US programme entered the fray.
Republican presidential hopeful Ben Carson said on Sept.20 no Muslim should be president of the United States, adding a new twist to a controversy roiling the party's White House nominating race.
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