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Operation Olive Branch: Turkey says will take Afrin centre in 'very short time'

Ankara on January 20 launched a military operation supporting Syrian rebels against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units militia in its enclave of Afrin.

published on : 15th March 2018

Air India's official Twitter account hacked, pro-Turkish tweets appear

The cover photo of the verified account showed the image of Turkish Airline and the tweets displaying in the account are also in Turkish language.

published on : 15th March 2018

American pastor detained by the Turkish authorities

Andrew Brunson, who ran a church in the western city of Izmir, was detained by the Turkish authorities in October 2016 and then remanded in custody.

published on : 13th March 2018

11 killed as Turkish jet carrying prominent businessman's daughter, friends crashes in Iran

Eleven women died when a private plane crashed in Iran while flying the daughter of a prominent Turkish businessman and her friends home from a hen party.

published on : 12th March 2018

Turkish business tycoon’s bride-to-be daughter dead in plane crash in Iran

The plane, which was reportedly travelling from the United Arab Emirates to Istanbul, was flying the 28-year-old heiress of businessman Huseyin Basaran back from her hen party.

published on : 12th March 2018

Plane flying from UAE to Turkey crashes in Iran, killing 11

A private Turkish plane flying from the United Arab Emirates to Istanbul crashed Sunday in the south of Iran with 11 people on board, Iranian state television reported.

published on : 11th March 2018

US-backed Syria force to redeploy 1,700 from Islamic State fight to Afrin

Turkey and allied Syrian rebels are waging a weeks-long offensive on Afrin, which is held by a Kurdish militia that makes up the bulk of the Syrian Democratic Forces. 

published on : 6th March 2018

Turkey detains 12 Islamic State suspects, seeks eight others

Turkey suffered a slew of deadly terror attacks in 2015 and 2016 carried out by IS or Kurdish rebels.

published on : 5th March 2018

Turkish air strikes kill 36 pro-regime fighters in Syria's Afrin

Turkish-led Syrian opposition fighters have advanced steadily since January 20 when they launched an assault on Afrin, controlled by the Kurdish People's Protection Units

published on : 3rd March 2018

Turkish strikes kill 14 Syrian loyalists in Kurd enclave of Afrin

Turkey has rejected a call from the United States for Afrin to be included in a UN Security Council-agreed nationwide ceasefire in Syria.

published on : 2nd March 2018

Recep Tayyip Erdogan criticized for speaking of martyrdom for small girl

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has come under criticism for telling a small girl dressed in a military uniform that she would be honoured if she were "martyred" for Turkey.

published on : 27th February 2018

Retaining Air India employees will diminish its bid value: Turkish firm Celebi

The bid value of Air India will fall if the government asks buyers to keep the airline's employees on payroll, according to Turkish firm Celebi, which has expressed interest in buying a subsidiary.

published on : 25th February 2018

Iraq condemns 15 Turkish women to death for belonging to IS

According to experts, an estimated 20,000 people are being held in jail in Iraq for alleged membership of IS.

published on : 25th February 2018

Protest in Istanbul against bloodshed in Syria's rebel-held Eastern Ghouta

Over 200 people on Thursday protested outside the Russian consulate in Istanbul against the deadly assault on Syria's rebel-held enclave.

published on : 22nd February 2018

Death toll crosses 200 as Syria regime pounds rebel enclave, sends fighters to face Turkey

The pro-regime fighters came under bombardment from Turkey after entering the northern Afrin region, escalating a month-long offensive.

published on : 20th February 2018
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