Category: SERKAN DEMİRTAŞ
Air Forces Commander Gen. Abidin Ünal’s statement on Oct. 5 amounted to a brief summary of the state of affairs in Turkey’s neighborhood.
Category: YUSUF KANLI
Turkey cannot remain indifferent to what’s happening next door in Syria.
Category: BARÇIN YİNANÇ
It has been 10 years since Turkey started membership negotiations with the EU.
Category: SEMİH İDİZ
Turkey’s EU ties are back on the agenda again with President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s visit to Brussels this week.
A deputy from the Republican People’s Party (CHP) has called on Turkey’s top cleric to resign unless the latter justifies a shortage of 23 million Turkish Liras in the Directorate of Religious Affairs (Diyanet) budget, daily Hürriyet has reported.
In Ankara, Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmuş has suggested that Russia’s military intervention in Syria, which has shifted balance of power in heavily populated regions, will eventually lead to a mass influx of up to 1 million Syrians into Turkey
Category: MURAT YETKİN
Russia is Turkey’s northern neighbor and a serious military confrontation between the two has recently broken out on Turkey’s southern border with Syria.
A Russian warplane violated Turkish airspace on Oct. 4, a Turkish Foreign Ministry official has confirmed, the second such breach over the past three days.
Turkish security forces have launched an operation aimed at the “urban structure” of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in which more than 20 people have so far been detained, the state-run Anadolu agency reported on Oct. 6.
The United States has expressed its concern over the recent attack on Ahmet Hakan
A Turkish model has filed a lawsuit against the Moroccan ambassador to Ankara and organizers of a soirée at the Moroccan embassy, claiming that was insulted by the ambassador’s wife and beaten by fashion designers
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Oct. 6 that Russian violations of Turkish airspace were "not an accident" after Turkey complained of two incursions by Moscow's jets
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has warned Russia against losing Ankara’s friendship, after Russian warplanes twice violated its airspace near the Syrian border
Russia’s recent violation of Turkey’s airspace has exposed the stark consequences of Turkey’s Syria policy, the Republican People’s Party (CHP) has said, while calling on the government to act with responsibility
Gazprom has almost halved the planned capacity of its Turkish Stream gas pipeline project to 32 billion cubic meters (bcm) per year from an original capacity of 63 bcm, Gazprom Chief Executive Officer Alexei Miller said on Oct. 6.
Turkey’s first indigenous integrated flight watch system, OpsEye, has become online in the Atatürk Airport, said Turkish Airlines in a press release on Oct. 6.
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.
The Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) have been “actually waging a war” for the last few months, a top commander has said, referring to military operations launched against bases of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) in northern Iraq.
Republican People’s Party (CHP) head Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has warned the government of “hidden interests” of foreign countries in the Syrian crisis, slamming the Justice and Development Party’s (AKP) “incorrect” policies in Syria
Former Cold War enemies NATO and Russia are facing off across a new frontier, Turkey’s border with Syria
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