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Shelling heard around Syrian town after Turkish-U.S. ceasefire deal

18 Oct 2019

CEYLANPINAR, Turkey Shelling and gunfire resounded in the area of northeast Syria's Ras al Ain town on Friday, a day after Turkey agreed with the United States to pause its offensive in Syria for five days to let Kurdish-led forces withdraw.

Shelling heard around Syrian town after Turkish-U.S. ceasefire deal

18 Oct 2019

CEYLANPINAR, Turkey, Oct 18 Shelling and gunfire resounded around the northeast Syrian town of Ras al Ain on Friday, a day after Turkey agreed with the United States to pause its offensive in Syria for five days to let Kurdish forces withdraw.

Turkish forces push deeper into northeast Syria - ministry

10 Oct 2019

* Turkish military hits 181 targets with air strikes, artillery

Turkey opens ground assault on Syria's Kurds; U.S. Republicans turn on Trump

10 Oct 2019

AKCAKALE, Turkey Turkish troops and their Syrian rebel allies attacked Kurdish militia in northeast Syria on Wednesday, pounding them with air strikes and artillery before starting a cross-border ground operation that could transform an eight-year-old war. | Video

RPT-UPDATE 8-Turkey launches push into Syria, people flee as air raids, artillery hit border town

09 Oct 2019

* GRAPHIC-Turkey's views on NE Syria https://tmsnrt.rs/2OrIJ3w

Türkei startet Militäreinsatz im Nordosten Syriens

09 Oct 2019

Akcakale Der seit Tagen angedrohte türkische Militäreinsatz im Nordosten Syriens hat begonnen.

Turkish army, Syria rebels to advance into Syria 'shortly' - Erdogan aide

09 Oct 2019

AKCAKALE, Turkey Turkish forces and Syrian rebel allies will push into Syria "shortly", a Turkish official said on Wednesday, in an operation world powers fear could open a new phase in Syria's war and deepen regional turmoil. | Video

Turkey says drill ships continue work in eastern Mediterranean, another en route

07 Aug 2019

ABOARD THE YAVUZ DRILL SHIP, Eastern Mediterranean Two Turkish drill ships are continuing operations in the eastern Mediterranean and another ship will join them this month, Energy Minister Fatih Donmez said, as a dispute over natural resources there fuels tensions between Turkey and Cyprus. | Video

Japanese journalist heads home after 40 months held hostage by militants

24 Oct 2018

ANTAKYA, Turkey A Japanese journalist held hostage by Islamist militants for 40 months left for Japan from Turkey on Wednesday after being freed and said he was happy to be going home. | Video

Turkish chefs savor sweet success with world record baklava

23 Mar 2018

ANKARA A group of chefs in Turkey claimed a world record for the largest baklava on Thursday with a giant tray of the pastry dessert weighing over half a ton. | Video

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