Turkey says gives U.S. new documents on Gulen extradition request

(Reuters) Turkey has handed over to the U.S. Justice Department further documents to back its request for the extradition of U.S.-based Muslim cleric Fethullah...

Turkey demands US extradite Gulen leader

The Turkish Prime Minister, Binali Yildirim, submitted an official request to have the United States government extradite the leader of the Gulen Movement, Fetullah...

Turkey must separate coup plotters from Gulen employees: rights watchdog

(Reuters) Turkey must produce clear evidence in pursuing participants in a failed coup and avoid targeting teachers and journalists simply because they worked for...

Bomb attack targeting police rocks Turkish city of Diyarbakir

A car bomb attack targeting police on Tuesday rocked the majority-Kurdish Turkish city of Diyarbakir, wounding at least 15 members of the security forces,...

Police shoot knife-wielding Islamist at the Israeli embassy in Turkey

A would-be assailant was shot and wounded near the Israeli embassy in the Turkish capital Ankara on Wednesday, an Israeli Foreign Ministry spokesman and...

US urges Saudi Arabia to investigate Khashoggi disappearance (video)

BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:00 A.M.) - US State Department Spokeswoman Heather Nauert called on Saudi Arabia to investigate the case of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who went...

Turkey arrests over 80 nationals living abroad for alleged coup links

BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:40 P.M.) - The Turkish intelligence apparatus has arrested more than 80 nationals living in foreign countries for alleged links to the...

Kurdish offensive in northern Aleppo likely to spark outrage in Turkey

According to Reuters, the predominately Kurdish "People's Protection Units" (YPG) and the U.S. backed "Syrian Democratic Forces" (SDF) are planning to attack the so-called...

Turkey, EU agree to ease tensions after failed coup

(AFP) Turkey and the European Union on Friday agreed to ease tensions that had darkened Ankara's prospects of joining the bloc in the wake...

Obama reaffirms commitment to Turkey’s security as Erdogan visits

U.S. President Barack Obama on Thursday reaffirmed the U.S. commitment to Turkey's security during a meeting with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, while also discussing...