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Women across Turkey gathered in support of a landmark treaty on combating violence against women as fears grow over Ankara's possible withdrawal from the agreement.

The deputy head of Turkey's ruling party has mocked Donald Trump's announcement that he will stick by Saudi Arabia despite the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

In search of a new world order: Part I

Numan Kurtulmus

In search of a new world order: Part I

Comment: For Turkey and the region, the modern era will be defined by proxy conflicts and economic and political polarisation, writes Numan Kurtulmus.

In search of a new world order: Part II

Numan Kurtulmus

In search of a new world order: Part II

Comment: For Turkey and the region, the modern era will be defined by proxy conflicts and economic and political polarisation, writes ...

Where is Jamal Khashoggi's body?

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Where is Jamal Khashoggi's body?

As world leaders express their dissatisfaction with Riyadh's account of how Jamal Khashoggi died, Saudi Arabia has remained silent on what ...

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Kurdish rebels kill seven Turkish soldiers in roadside blast

A Turkish military vehicle has been targeted by Kurdish rebels while travelling through the country's south-east.

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Turkish minister slams Saudi network's 'political' soap ban

Turkey's Culture and Tourism minister has responded to the banning of Turkish soaps by pan-Arab broadcaster MBC and branded it an act of ...

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Kurds protest in Afrin amid fears of Turkish attack

Thousands of mainly Kurdish protesters rallied in northern Syria on Wednesday as speculation mounts that Turkey is planning an attack in the ...

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Turkey's Erdogan holds talks with leaders over Gulf rift

Turkey's president has spoken with the leaders of Qatar, Russia, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia to help end a diplomatic rift after Arab powers cut all ...

Post-referendum Turkey extends state of emergency, seeks capital punishment

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Post-referendum Turkey extends state of emergency, seeks capital punishment

Turkey's cabinet has swiftly extended the state of emergency another three months after Erdogan won a controversial referendum granting him ...

Paul Iddon

US, Russia reject Turkish attempts to sideline Syrian Kurds

Analysis: A confrontation between Turkey and Kurdish fighters could affect the operation to retake Raqqa from the Islamic State group, writes ...

Turkey government looks to ban dating shows

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Turkey government looks to ban dating shows

Turkey's deputy prime minister says he wants to ban popular television dating shows because they are against Turkish culture and customs.

Does Turkey want to build a new Syrian army?

Paul Iddon

Does Turkey want to build a new Syrian army?

Analysis: Turkey's interests in Syria are many, and it may seek to use its FSA allies as a proxy in the north-west when Ankara eventually ...

Turkey-Dutch relations sink to lowest point since Ottoman times

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Turkey-Dutch relations sink to lowest point since Ottoman times

Relations between Turkey and The Netherlands have gone from bad to worse, as Ankara formally bars the Dutch ambassador from re-entering the ...

Turkey's Syria policy: Fighting IS to contain the Kurds

Paul Iddon

Turkey's Syria policy: Fighting IS to contain the Kurds

Analysis: Ankara wants its forces to be the ones to vanquish the Islamic State group from Raqqa, to stop Kurdish groups from laying claim to the ...

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Turkey urges Trump to scrap 'offensive' refugee policy

Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus has called on US President Donald Trump to reconsider his decision on the travel ban, which he said was motivated by Islamophobia.

Paul Iddon

Turkey starts building up its Syrian buffer zone

Analysis: Keeping Syrian refugees out of Turkey in an area controlled by Ankara's troops would also result in preventing Kurdish forces from ...

Paul Iddon

Trump's tightrope walk to establish Syrian 'safe zones'

Analysis: Donald Trump's administration will have to reconcile the desires of Turkey with the on-the-ground reality of Syrian Kurds if he is to ...

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Turkey 'expects new US stance' on Gulen and PYD

The extradition of US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen and the end of support to the PYD are essential in strengthening Turkish-US relations, ...

Extradition of Gulen 'essential in strengthening' Turkish-US relations

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Extradition of Gulen 'essential in strengthening' Turkish-US relations

The extradition of US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen and the end of support to the PYD are essential in strengthening Turkish-US relations, ...

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Turkey PM heading to Iraq 'to ease tensions'

Ankara has been concerned over the role of Shia pro-Tehran militia in the operation to take the majority Sunni second city of Iraq from Islamic ...

Istanbul nightclub attacker 'fought for Islamic State in Syria'

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Istanbul nightclub attacker 'fought for Islamic State in Syria'

Local media says the attacker showed signs of being well trained in the use of arms after fighting for the Islamic State group in Syria.

Turkey to 'press on with Syria-operation' despite Istanbul attack

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Turkey to 'press on with Syria-operation' despite Istanbul attack

Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus said on Monday that his country will 'carry on cross-border operations and ...

Blast kills thirteen off-duty soldiers in central Turkish city

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Blast kills thirteen off-duty soldiers in central Turkish city

At least 13 people were killed and 55 wounded when a car bomb was detonated next to a bus transporting off-duty soldiers to a weekend shopping ...

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