Statements by US institutions such as the Pentagon contradicting President Trump's words on PKK-affiliated YPG militants in Syria not binding for Turkey, PM Yıldırım says
Turkey is preparing to open Çobanbey border crossing with the Syrian town of Al-Rai in north Aleppo for commercial and cargo traffic
Turkish authorities have issued arrest warrants for 360 persons, including 334 soldiers, in the campaign against Gulen followers.
3 month ago
Reinforcement of Turkish army in Islahiye
3 month ago
1 TAF soldier injured after (PKK-linked) YPG fired at a border post in the Turkish province of Kilis near the border with Syria. TAF responded with artillery fire against YPG positions Afrin, northeastern Syria.
Turkish Army is shelling Afrin villages with heavy artillery and attacking the positions of YPG-YPJ fighters
Topal, Ikdam and Zahre areas located at Northern Afrin countryside are now being shelled at this moment. Heavy clashes are also continuing between Tr. Army and YPG-YPJ forces
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Turkey National Security Council advises the deployment of Turkish military near Afrin in Syria for monitoring. Turkey's National Security Council said late Tuesday that the PKK/PYD terror group's ethnic cleansing in Syria is “unacceptable".
“Iran and Russia cannot offer the Turkish people the economic and political benefits that membership in the Western community of nations can provide." - Secretary of State Tillerson
Turkish businessman Reza Zarrab, accused of violating US sanctions on Iran, pleaded guilty and will testify against his co-defendant. Zarrab's cooperation could affect Mike Flynn, who allegedly conspired to free Zarrab while lobbying for Turkish interests.
Turkish-Iranian businessman Reza Zarrab pleads guilty in US: Report
A court in Istanbul issues arrest warrants for former banking watchdog auditor Osman Zeki Canıtez and former CHP deputy Aykan Erdemir for supplying fake evidence to be used in the US Iran sanctions case targeting Turkish figures
35 people detained in Çatak district of Van
8 suspected PKK militants were killed by Turkish army in Zap and Metina
Turkey: 9 DHKP-C members detaines in Greece before Erdogan visit
"Turkey is such an important country for Europe, for NATO," says EP rapporteur @KatiPiri, that the EU should be very concerned about "losing 80 million people."
Istanbul Prosecutor's Office issues arrest warrant for two people (Certified Auditor Osman Zeki Canıtez and former CHP MP Aykan Erdemir) on grounds they sent "fake report" to be used as evidence in Zarrab case in U.S
President Erdoğan: We will continue to work and struggle in a peace settlement based on political solution in Syria.
Counter-FETO operation in Antalya: 14 arrests
Turkey President's spokesman Ibrahim Kalın: Pentagon's YPG statement will be assessed at the Security council
Afghan Hekmatyar leaves for Turkey and Saudi in first foreign trip after peace deal
Atleast 31 Airstrikes hit PKK Positions in Northen Sulaymaniyah.
3 month ago
RUAF Tu-154 85559 from Latakia back to Russia via Turkish airspace
Turkish warplanes shell Mount Asos north of Sulaimani
Turkish PM Yildirim and his British counterpart May agree on boosting economic and defence cooperation between their countries
Pentagon: We have already told Turkey that the weapons supplied to Syrian armed groups(SDF) will be limited to specific military tasks
2 wounded in attack in gunmen attack in Üsküdar. Police on the scene
Prime Minister Yıldırım: The United States decision, taken by the previous administration, to fight ISIS with the help of YPG is not acceptable for us
Prime Minister Yıldırım: In Syria, civil war has been going on for 7 years. 10 million people have been left their homes
Turkish prime minister Yildirim says lasting peace in Syria is 'not a realistic prospect' with Assad in place