Turkey

Mediterranean horror: At least 75 dead as massive earthquake jolts Turkey, Greece; triggers minor Tsunami

The small tsunami that hit the Turkish coast also affected Samos, with seawater flooding streets in the main harbor town of Vathi. Authorities warned people to stay away from the coast and from potentially damaged buildings.

published on : 31st October 2020

Armenia- Azerbaijan conflict explained: Why the former Soviet Republics are at the brink of war and how is Turkey involved?

Armenia and Azerbaijan, two ex-Soviet republics in the Caucasus, are locked in a decades-long territorial dispute with deadly fighting erupting Sunday. Here are the key issues surrounding their conflict.

published on : 28th September 2020

Tension heightens in Syria's Halawanji village as Turkish and US lock horns

The front line has grown more tense in recent days as Turkey threatens to advance on the town to clear it of the US-backed fighters.

published on : 30th March 2018

After Syrian civil war: Turkey establishes 29 aid distribution centers in Afrin

Turkey and allied Syrian opposition fighters captured the city of Afrin nearly two months after the launch of an operation to clear the area of the main Syrian Kurdish forces.

published on : 26th March 2018

Turkish policeman fatally shoots Russia's ambassador to Turkey

The gunman appeared to condemn Russia's military role in Syria, shouting: "Don't forget Aleppo! Don't forget Syria!".

published on : 20th December 2016