ISIL militants have murdered a second American reporter, releasing another video
Obama has ordered an increase of about 350 troops in Baghdad to protect the US Embassy and is sending top officials to the Middle East to 'build a stronger regional partnership' against ISIL
Amnesty International on Sept. 2 accused ISIL fighters of 'systematic ethnic cleansing' in northern Iraq
Iraqi forces made more progress in their fightback against jihadists but in Baghdad anger boiled over as hundreds stormed parliament over the fate of missing soldiers
When it comes to day-to-day politics, Turks abroad generally choose to be active in their countries of residence rather than in Turkey, says researcher Kerem Öktem, explaining why only 10 percent voted in the recent presidential elections
Germany will send anti-tank rocket launchers, rifles and hand grenades to support Iraqi Kurds battling jihadist militants, the Defense Ministry announced
A lively debate has broken out over academic Behlül Özkan's eyecatching recent work, which claims that new PM Ahmet Davutoğlu is a pan-Islamist ideologue with imperialist ambitions to reshape the Middle East
The US carried out air strikes against Islamic State fighters near the besieged Turkmen town of Amerli in northern Iraq and airdropped humanitarian aid to civilians
Iraqi forces broke through to the jihadist-besieged ethnic Turkmen town of Amerli where thousands of people have been trapped for more than two months with dwindling food and water supplies
Category: VERDA ÖZER
Most of the convictions on the ISIL have proven to be false so far, which has urged the West and regional powers to revisit their strategies toward Iraq and Syria
Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah said terrorism would soon spread to Europe and the United States unless it is quickly dealt with in the Middle East.
Category: BURAK BEKDİL
After Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s elevation to the seat of the prime president minister, Ahmet Davutoğlu is taking over as the prime foreign minister.
Category: MURAT YETKİN
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan became the 12th president of the Turkish republic Aug. 28 through three ceremonies in Ankara.
Obama though stressed that he was developing a broad and comprehensive plan which would involve military, diplomatic and regional efforts designed to defeat the group
The ruling AKP's new chairman Ahmet Davutoğlu has pledged to work 'in harmony' with President-elect Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and promised 'unity' within the party. He also presented a nine-point of 'restoration' summary of AKP rule for the past 12 years, which he said will continue in the 'walk for the new Turkey'
Category: DEFENSE UPDATE
Turkey’s defense procurement office has launched a bid for integrated security services for all Turkish pipelines, ramping up protection of routes
Category: SEMİH İDİZ
Prime Minister designate Ahmet Davutoğlu is promising to continue with what he refers to as the “restoration process” under the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP).
A car bomb ripped through a crowded Baghdad intersection during morning rush hour on Tuesday, killing 10 people, Iraqi security officials said.
UN human rights chief Navi Pillay said a ruthless campaign of "ethnic and religious cleansing" by Islamic State jihadists in Iraq amounted to a crime against humanity.
Iran, which is helping Iraq in its fight against jihadist-led militants, sent its foreign minister to Baghdad
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