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The US has suspending consular services at its embassy in Ankara and three consulates elsewhere in Turkey.

Turkey's police said they have arrested the "so-called emir" of the terrorist Islamic State group.

Thousands protest in Turkey against domestic violence

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Thousands protest in Turkey against domestic violence

Turkey witnessed its biggest anti-domestic violence protest on Wednesday since demonstrations began a few weeks ago.

The Middle East at war with coronavirus: Top stories

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The Middle East at war with coronavirus: Top stories

An Arab-Israeli doctor is leading the charge against coronavirus in the country, and sad news as Turkey police shoot Syrian refugee dead during ...

Turkey police shoot Syrian refugee dead during coronavirus curfew

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Turkey police shoot Syrian refugee dead during coronavirus curfew

Local authorities in Turkey's Adana have described the fatal shooting of a Syrian refugee as an 'accident'.

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Most Syrian refugees wouldn't return to Assad-held areas

Syrians are leaving Idlib in their thousands as fighting in the region intensifies.

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Turkey detains IS suspects ahead of New Year

Dozens were killed during New Year celebrations in 2017 in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group.

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Russian rapper releases song in solidarity with Syria’s Idlib

Russian rapper Mari Marisol has released a new track entitled 'From Russia with Love and Bombs' protesting her government’s deadly assault on ...

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US consular staff in Turkey quizzed over 'Zamzam' video

The video, which spread online, showed a women mocking 'Zamzam' water, which is considered holy because it is drawn from a well in Mecca, Saudi ...

Assad wants to obliterate Idlib. Can Turkey stop him?

Imogen Lambert

Assad wants to obliterate Idlib. Can Turkey stop him?

Analysis: As battle fronts are redrawn in Syria's north, will Idlib, the country's last remaining rebel stronghold, be spared a major regime ...

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Syria Weekly: Turkey offensive leads to land scramble

Turkey has agreed to halt military operations against the Kurdish YPG, having captured a new stretch of Syrian territory.

Where the world stands on Turkey's Syria offensive

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Where the world stands on Turkey's Syria offensive

As Turkey launches an air and ground offensive on Kurdish positions in northern Syria, international actors respond to Ankara's aggression with ...

Iran opposes military operation in north Syria: Zarif

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Iran opposes military operation in north Syria: Zarif

Iran's foreign minister Javad Zarif spoke to his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu as Turkey prepares to launch a military operation against ...

Turkey riot police hit by roadside explosion, five injured

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Turkey riot police hit by roadside explosion, five injured

Turkish police have launched an investigation after a bus carrying riot police was struck by a roadside bomb in the country's south.

'Too big to lose': Inside the battle for Istanbul

Mel Plant

'Too big to lose': Inside the battle for Istanbul

In-depth: For the first time in 24 years, Turkey's AKP lost control of Istanbul. Now, the battle is happening all over again.

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Turkey councils cut services after government loses local seats

Services by various local authorities in Turkey have been cancelled in the wake of Sunday's local elections, which saw several cities transferred from the governing AKP to the opposition CHP.

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Kurdish-majority provinces split in Turkey's tightly fought local elections

The left-wing HDP delivered mixed results in Turkey's Kurdish-majority provinces which have been governed for three years by ...

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US consulate staffer faces Turkey spying trial

A US consulate staffer accused of spying and attempting to overthrow the government went on trial in a Turkish court on Tuesday.

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Erdogan slams women's day rally over 'rude' behaviour

In an unverified video that has since gone viral, women and men marching on Friday along the avenue continued chanting during the call to prayer.

Turkey charges US consulate employee with espionage

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Turkey charges US consulate employee with espionage

A Turkish court has accepted an indictment charging a local employee of the US consulate in Istanbul with espionage.

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Lavrov warns of new Syrian regime offensive on Idlib

Lavrov warns of new Syrian regime offensive on Idlib province could be in the making.

Syria regime wants Turkish withdrawal to revive security agreement

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Syria regime wants Turkish withdrawal to revive security agreement

Russia has encouraged Turkey and Syria to refer to a 1998 treaty to deal with security concerns along their shared borders in the wake of a ...

Turkey to create Syria security zone in 'few months'

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Turkey to create Syria security zone in 'few months'

Turkey expects a 'security zone' to be created in Syria in a few months as the US withdraws militarily from the war-torn country, President ...

'<em>Adana</em>' not an option for Turkey in northern Syria

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'Adana' not an option for Turkey in northern Syria

Reviving the 1998 'Adana solution' is unlikely to go down well with a Turkish administration fearful of Kurdish militants on its ...

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