Erdogan boasts that Turkish elections will end in first round

BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:20 A.M.) - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan boasted over the weekend that the upcoming presidential and parliamentary elections will end in...

Turkey: Over 10 dead in train derailment near Tekirdag (video)

At least 10 people were killed and many more left injured after a train derailed in the country's northwest, near Tekirdag on Sunday. The reasons...

Turkey PM vows retaliation after ‘vile’ Cizre attack

(AFP) Turkey on Friday vowed to retaliate after a car bombing by suspected Kurdish militants in the southeastern town of Cizre, which killed at...

Turkey Must Withdraw “within 24 hours”: Iraq National Security Council

Iraq's National Security Council, headed by Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi, has announced that Turkey has 48 hours to withdraw from Iraq's territory before it...

Erdogan suggests PKK supporters could be stripped of citizenship

The Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan suggested to a group of lawyers during Turkey's "Lawyer's Day" that supporters of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) could...

Erdogan threatens to scrap EU deal

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has threatened to stop the EU refugee deal unless visa-free travel is guaranteed. "If that (the visa exemption) is not what...

Erdogan sworn in with expanded presidential powers in Ankara (video)

BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:30 P.M.) - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was sworn in as the head of state, by taking an oath at the...

Families of U.S. personnel ordered to leave parts of Turkey amid...

The Obama administration ordered the families of U.S. military and diplomatic personnel to leave parts of southern Turkey on Tuesday and warned U.S. citizens...

Israel names first ambassador to Turkey since 2010

(AFP) Israel nominated a new ambassador to Turkey Tuesday, its first since the two countries normalized ties after the 2010 crisis triggered by the...

EU leaders approve Turkey migrant deal: Finnish PM

EU leaders on Friday approved a deal with Turkey to curb the migration crisis after premier Ahmet Davutoglu visited Brussels for talks, Finland's prime...
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