Europe's first airport on an artificial island opened on May 22, as a morning Turkish Airlines flight from Istanbul carrying 136 passengers touched down on its runway, the first of its kind outside the Far East
The main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu said May 22 nobody, including Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu, could say that the CHP’s latest proposed project is wrong
The main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) has announced its much-trumpeted “project of the century,” which will be focused on building an entirely new city named “Center Turkey” with an investment of $200 billion.
Turkey’s main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) is taking measures to prevent fraud in the vote-counting process of the June 7 general election, warning that potential election fraud would have “serious consequences.”
Turkey marked the Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day, a national holiday, on May 19
Turkish PM Davutoğlu has said it is natural for youths to “rebel against dishonorable actions” in a peaceful manner, as they are “the children of a country of freedoms,” speaking to young people in Ankara as part of the May 19 Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day.
Nine Russian and Chinese navy vessels have gathered in the Mediterranean Sea for a joint military drill that will continue until May 21, the Russian Defense Ministry has stated
Public opinion has agreed on the need to adopt the presidential system and renew the constitution, so it is now time to discuss the “substance” of the changes, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has declared
Category: MURAT YETKİN
“He has no chance left for a shift to the presidential system,” said Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, the leader of the main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP), while gesturing with his right hand as if he was sweeping away dust in the air
As Turkish national anthem is sung by 4,000 people before Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) leader Devlet Bahçeli takes the podium on May 14, young men and women raise their right arms to make the “grey wolf” hand gesture - a mythological symbol of Turkish nationalism.
Two people allegedly involved in an attack on the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) election bureau building in Black Sea province of Bartın were detained on May 14
Smuggled cigarettes arrive in Turkey from Georgia, northern Iraq and Bulgaria, while there are large sums of money being transferred from the eastern parts of Turkey to Istanbul in line with smuggling activities
People cannot be peaceful without justice, main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has said, claiming that the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) fails to live up to its name
Category: DEFENSE UPDATE
Turkey is looking for non-NATO suppliers of weapons systems as its potential $3.44 billion anti-missile deal with a Chinese company remains a mystery
Two men who were detained on suspicion they had vandalized the statue of a selfie-taking Ottoman prince in northern Turkey have told the police they damaged the statue inadvertently, bearing no political motives
A father and his son have shot each other dead on a highway in northern Turkey.
The two leaders of the opposition parties continued their rallies on May 13, during which they slammed the government’s policies on both local and national issues
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry began high stakes talks in the Russian resort of Sochi on May 12 aimed at pushing President Vladimir Putin to fully implement a shaky Ukraine ceasefire
US Secretary of State John Kerry is expected to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin for crucial talks in the Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi on May 12 amid tensions with Moscow over Ukraine, both sides said
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has defended Turkey’s top cleric Mehmet Görmez over his use of an official car worth 1 million Turkish Liras ($435,000), which he vowed to return after strong criticism from the opposition.
Daily News - Follow us on