A Turkish court on Friday arrested İdris Baluken, one of the11 pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) deputies who were detained in the early hours of Friday following police raids in their homes, while other HDP deputies including the party’s co-chairs...
Terrorist Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi called on his followers to carry out attacks in Turkey and Saudi Arabia, in an audio statement released late on Wednesday.
About 77.000 people are estimated to be stuck along the Balkan route, after it was closed for refugees and migrants in early 2016, German authorities say.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday called Turkey's latest arrests of journalists "highly alarming".
An arrest warrant was issued on Tuesday for the Cumhuriyet daily’s chief executive officer, Akın Atalay, after he was not found at his residence on Monday during an operation targeting the opposition daily.
Iraqi forces have entered the outskirts of Mosul, reclaiming the Mosul TV station as part of an offensive to drive Islamic State militants out of the country's second largest city, media reported on Tuesday.
Italy's most powerful earthquake since 1980 has left more than 15,000 people homeless, according to the country's civil protection agency.
Following the detention of Cumhuriyet columnists early on Monday, ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) government spokesperson Numan Kurtulmuş stated that the investigation does not target columnists but rather the Cumhuriyet Foundation as an institution.