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UPDATE 2-Kremlin says in talks with Turkey after new curbs on Russian wheat

MOSCOW/HAMBURG, May 24 Russia is negotiating with Turkey in an effort to resolve a stop-start agriculture trade dispute between the countries, the Kremlin said on Wednesday, although Ankara disputed it had put curbs on imports of Russian wheat.

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German MPs cancel Turkey visit after security detail dropped 24 May 2017

BERLIN German lawmakers cancelled a visit to Turkey where they had planned to talk to opposition lawmakers, governors and rights groups about last month's referendum, saying Ankara had refused to give them a security detail.

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Turkey jails two hunger strikers pending trial 23 May 2017

ANKARA Turkey has jailed two teachers who have been on hunger strike for more than two months protesting against a government crackdown in which they lost their jobs after last year's failed coup, their lawyer said on Tuesday.

Turkey jails two hunger strikers pending trial 23 May 2017

ANKARA, May 23 Turkey has jailed two teachers who have been on hunger strike for more than two months protesting against a government crackdown in which they lost their jobs after last year's failed coup, their lawyer said on Tuesday.

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Turkey puts 200 suspected military coup plotters on trial amid heavy security 22 May 2017

ANKARA Turkey put on trial 200 suspects on Monday including senior military officers accused of plotting and orchestrating last year's failed coup, in a court case where prosecutors are calling for life sentences. | Video

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Turkey summons U.S. envoy over Washington street brawl 22 May 2017

ANKARA Turkey summoned the U.S ambassador on Monday to protest the treatment of Turkish security officials in the United States during a visit by President Tayyip Erdogan last week, the foreign ministry said. | Video

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Turkey puts 200 suspected military coup plotters on trial amid heavy security 22 May 2017

ANKARA Turkey put on trial 200 suspects on Monday including senior military officers accused of plotting and orchestrating last year's failed coup, in a court case where prosecutors are calling for life sentences. | Video

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Turkey's Erdogan vows fight against enemies as returns to lead party 21 May 2017

ANKARA President Tayyip Erdogan pledged to fight Turkey's enemies at home and abroad on Sunday as he was elected leader of the ruling AK Party, a move enabling him to reassert his grip on the party and its legislative work. | Video

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Germany's Social Democrats target Merkel in Turkey airbase row 21 May 2017

BERLIN Germany's Social Democrats raised pressure on conservative Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday, saying if she could not resolve a row with Turkey over access to the Incirlik air base, German troops should move.

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Turkey's pro-Kurd party elects new co-leader to replace jailed predecessor 20 May 2017

ANKARA Turkey's pro-Kurdish party elected a new co-leader on Saturday to replace Figen Yuksekdag, who has been in jail on terrorism charges since November and was stripped of her parliamentary status three months ago.

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May to appeal for NATO unity to fight terrorism

LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May will appeal to NATO leaders on Thursday to unite to combat terrorism by addressing its root causes and the "propagation of poisonous ideology, particularly online".