Ankara/Diyarbakir Die türkische Polizei ist erneut gegen Politiker der prokurdischen Oppositionspartei HDP vorgegangen: Die beiden Vorsitzenden wurden laut Anwälten am frühen Freitagmorgen festgenommen.
ISTANBUL Hundreds of academics, students and union members staged a protest on Thursday against a purge of thousands of educational staff since Turkey's attempted military coup in July.
ISTANBUL Five members of Turkey's security forces and five Kurdish militants were killed on Thursday in clashes in the southeast, where unrest has flared since the arrest this week of two popular mayors.
ISTANBUL It's not every day Turkish comedy fans get to laugh at a descendant of the sultan.
ISTANBUL Turkey is determined to take part in a planned operation by coalition forces to oust Islamic State from the Iraqi city of Mosul and will implement a "plan B" if it is not involved, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday.
ISTANBUL A Turkish prosecutor on Tuesday ordered the detention of 125 police officers in the investigation of a religious movement the government blames for an unsuccessful military coup, the state-run Anadolu Agency reported.
ISTANBUL Turkey has ordered the closure of 20 television and radio stations, including one that airs children's programmes, on charges they spread "terrorist propaganda", adding to fears that emergency rule is being used to stifle the media.
ISTANBUL President Tayyip Erdogan believes U.S. federal attorneys had ulterior motives in including references to him and his wife in court papers related to their prosecution of a gold trader, Turkish media on Sunday quoted him as saying.
ISTANBUL, Sept 24 Ratings agency Moody's cut
Turkey's sovereign credit rating to "junk," citing worries about
the rule of law after an attempted coup and risks from a slowing
economy, in a move that could deter billions of dollars of
ISTANBUL, Sept 24 Credit ratings agency Moody's
Investor Service has downgraded Turkey's sovereign credit rating
to non-investment grade citing worries about the rule of law
following an attempted coup, risks from external financing and a