Tag: Turkey

List of must-taste Turkish desserts

Ankara [Turkey]: While traveling to a country, tasting its traditional desserts is a must, especially if the country is Turkey.…

Twelve dead after migrant boat sinks off Turkey: coastguard

Ankara: Twelve people died after a boat carrying migrants sank off southwestern Turkey on Monday, the coastguard said. Thirty-one migrants…

Syria flare-up kills 35 fighters, including 26 pro-regime forces: monitor

Beirut: At least 35 combattants including 26 pro-regime forces were killed Saturday in clashes and air strikes that erupted at…

Turkey to retaliate if US imposes sanctions over S-400 deal

Ankara: Turkey will retaliate if the US imposes sanctions over its purchase of the S-400 air defence systems from Russia,…

US to end Turkey’s participation in F-35 programme over Russia deal

Ankara: The US government has ordered the termination of Ankara's participation in the F-35 jet programme if the Turkish government…

Turkey frees former NASA scientist after 2 years in prison

Ankara [Turkey]: Turkey on Wednesday evening freed a former American NASA scientist, who was sentenced to over seven years in…

13 civilians killed in Assad regime attacks in Syria

Idlib [Syria]: At least 13 civilians were killed on Wednesday in attacks by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad…

No clothes for Eid: Near Turkey, displaced Syrians spend first homeless Ramadan

Atme: Outside her makeshift tent, Syrian mother Mona Mutayr lays out a frugal meal of potatoes and cucumber as her…

US warns Turkey of facing ‘very negative’ consequences over S-400 deal

Washington: The United States on Wednesday warned that Turkey will have to face "very real and very negative consequences" if…

Russia terms US ultimatum to Turkey over S-400 deal ‘unacceptable’

Moscow [Russia]: Condemning the US threat to eliminate Turkey from a programme on creating F-35 multi-role fighters over its deal…

Russia, Turkey to initiate talks on joint production of S-500 defence system: Erdogan

Ankara [Turkey]: Ankara and Moscow would initiate talks on the joint production of S-500 air defence system, said Turkish President…

Turkey detains two over attack on parliament guard

Ankara:Turkish authorities detained two alleged left-wing militants who attacked a parliament security officer with a razor-like object in Ankara, the…

Russia, Turkey discuss ceasefire violations by militants in Syria

Moscow [Russia]: The Presidents of Russia and Turkey discussed ceasefire violations by militants in Syria's Idlib de-escalation zone, as per…

Over 700 irregular migrants held in Turkey

Edirine [Turkey]: Turkish authorities on Saturday detained at least 757 irregular migrants across the country, security sources said. In northwestern…

Turkey orders re-polling for Istanbul mayoral elections

Ankara [Turkey]: Turkey's top electoral authority on Monday ordered a re-vote for Istanbul mayor on June 23, dealing a blow…

Turkey condemns Israeli attacks on Anadolu Agency building in Gaza

Ankara [Turkey]: Turkey's Vice President Fuat Oktay on Sunday said Anadolu Agency's director general and employees are "much more determined"…

Three Turkish soldiers killed in Kurd mortar attack from Iraq: ministry

Istanbul: Three Turkish soldiers died Saturday in a mortar attack by Kurdish rebels launched from Iraqi territory, the Turkish defence…

Turkey doctors get prison terms for criticising Syria offensive

Ankara:Eleven members of Turkey's leading medical association were sentenced to prison terms on Friday over criticisms of a military offensive…

Boat with 17 people capsizes off Turkey’s coast, 7 dead

Istanbul [Turkey]: Around seven refugees, including five children, lost their lives after an inflatable boat carrying them sank off Turkey's…