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Turkey quits treaty to shield women from abuse

President Tayyip Erdogan pulled Turkey out of an international accord designed to protect women, the government said on Saturday.

Turkey fines Google $25m for online advertising abuse

Turkey’s competition authority on Friday fined Google 196.7 million lira (25.54 million dollars) for abusing its dominant position in the online search market.

Earthquake: Buhari condoles with Turkey, Greece

President Muhammadu Buhari offers deep condolences to the President of the Republic of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, over the earthquake that struck both countries, leaving many casualties.

Update: 12 dead, 400 wounded in Turkey earthquake

Twelve people have now been reported killed in Turkey and Greece after a strong earthquake struck the Aegean Sea on Friday.

Turkey continues post-2016 coup crackdown, 60 lawyers, 44 soldiers arrested

Turkey has arrested 60 lawyers and 44 soldiers as it continues its crackdown on people associated with the religious movement led by Fethullah Gulen, accused of masterminding the 2016 aborted coup.

Failed coup: Turkey detains 47 soldiers

Turkish prosecutors on Saturday ordered the detention of 47 military personnel over their suspected links to a network believed to be behind a coup attempt in 2016.

COVID-19: Turkey releases 90,000 prisoners

Turkey has started releasing thousands of prisoners to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19 among the congested facilities .

You can’t go: Erdogan blocks Suleyman Solyu’s resignation

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has rejected Interior Minister Suleyman Solyu’s resignation in the wake of a a much-criticised weekend curfew which caught millions of people by surprise.

Turkey halts intercity trains as coronavirus cases surge

Turkey halted all intercity trains and limited domestic flights on Saturday as coronavirus cases jumped by a third in a day to 5,698, with 92 dead.

Powerful earthquake kills 18 in Turkey

A powerful earthquake, measuring 6.8 magnitude struck eastern Turkey on Friday, killing at least 18 people and collapsing buildings in affected towns near the centre of the tremor.

Turkey sends troops to Libya

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has announced that Turkey is sending troops to Libya, weeks after the country's parliament endorsed the move and days after a ceasefire deal between the warring parties collapsed

Arrests in Turkey, raid in Tokyo over ex-Nissan chief Ghosn

Japanese officials on Thursday raided the Tokyo residence of former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn who fled to Lebanon to avoid trial, while Turkey detained several people as part of a widening probe into the security lapse.

Turkey mulls sending troops to Libya

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan is planning to send troops to Libya to shore up the UN recognised Government of National Accord(GNA) based in Tripoli.

Libya’s Haftar army detains ship with Turkish crew

Libya's east-based army has seized a Grenada-flagged ship with a Turkish crew off the Libyan coast, local media reported Sunday.

Turkey arrests 101 soldiers linked with US-based Gulen

In fresh crackdown, Turkish police on Tuesday arrested 101 soldiers for being alleged supporters of the U.S.-based Islamic cleric Fethullah Gulen, according to state news agency Anadolu.

Turkey, France qualify for Euro 2020 Finals

Turkey and France qualified for the Euro 2020 finals on Thursday. Turkey, second in Group H, secured nomination with a goalless draw against Iceland,

Turkey captures Baghdadi’s wife

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said his country has captured one of the four wives of the slain leader of the Islamic State group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, just days after it captured the elder sister, Rasmiya Awad.

Turkey halts Syria offensive after US pressure

Turkey has agreed to suspend its Syria offensive for five days and will end the assault if Kurdish-led forces withdraw from a safe zone along the border, US Vice President Mike Pence and Turkish officials said on Thursday.

Syria: Trump talks tough, slams sanctions against Turkey

US President Donald Trump on Monday authorized sanctions on Turkey's leaders, reimposed steel tariffs and ended talks on a trade deal, seeking to punish the historic ally for its deadly offensive into Syria.

Ukraine qualify for Euro 2020 while France, England, Turkey, Portugal wait

Ukraine booked their place in Euro 2020 after squeezing past Portugal as Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 700th career goal on a night stained by...

Syrian government deploys army near Turkish border

Syrian Government forces were on Monday deployed to Kurdish-led areas in North-Eastern Syria following an agreement between the Kurds and Damascus to confront a Turkish incursion into the area, a monitor group and state media reported.

Invasion of Syria: EU threatens to sanction Turkey

EU threatened sanctions against Turkey on Friday over its offensive in Syria, angrily rejecting President Tayyip Erdogan’s warning that he would “open the gates” and send 3.6 million refugees to Europe if they did not back him.

Turkey will send 3.6m refugees to Europe if criticised – Erdogan warns

Turkey will “open the door” and send millions of Syrian refugees to Europe if its undergoing military operation in Syria’s north is qualified as an intrusion, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned on Thursday.

Turkey invades Syria

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that the country's army offensive into northeast Syria has started.

Turkey neutralises 109 PKK members nationwide

Turkish Interior Ministry on Wednesday announced that the country had neutralised 109 members of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in operations across 12 provinces.

Trump says ‘US had paid Kurds’ in defence of troop pullout from Syria

President Donald Trump has defended his move to withdraw US troops from northern Syria, amid concerns by allies that it meant a betrayal of the Kurds as Turkey has signalled a military assault in the area.

Russia delivers missile defence system to Turkey, in test of NATO

Russia began delivery of an advanced missile defense system to Turkey on Friday, a move expected to trigger U.S. sanctions against a NATO ally...

Turkey sacks central bank governor Cetinkaya

Turkey has peremptorily sacked the governor of its central bank, Murat Cetinkaya and replaced him with his deputy, a presidential decree published in the official gazette said on Saturday.

Turkey orders arrest of 82 soldiers linked with Gulen

Turkey has ordered the arrest of 82 military personnel over suspected links to U.S.-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, whose network is accused by Ankara of carrying out an attempted coup in 2016.

Mikel Obi joins Turkish club Trabzonspor.

Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel, has joined Turkish Super Lig club Trabzonspor. Mikel Obi has been without a club, since he left Championship club...

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