Category Archives: Turkey News

Afrin's traumatized civilians recover from YPG's reign of terror Villagers in Deir Bellut in the western Afrin province are trying to forget their painful memories of the oppressive policies of PKK-affiliated groups after the village...

By on Mar 14th, 2018

Agreeing over Manbij, Turkey, US take steps to rebuild trust Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said Turkey and the U.S. have agreed to jointly monitor security in Manbij and other areas east of the Euphrates once the YPG withdraws from...

By on Mar 14th, 2018

Belgian royals greeted with German flag at official welcome in Canada A German flag accidentally flapped Monday at an official welcome in Canada for Belgium’s king and queen. The flag with horizontal stripes of black, red and yellow...

By on Mar 13th, 2018

Beyonce and Jay-Z announce new joint world tour, On The Run II Music’s first couple Beyonce and Jay-Z on Monday announced a new joint tour in what will likely mark some of the year’s most lucrative concerts. The rapper and diva,...

By on Mar 12th, 2018

Turkish, Qatar defense firms sign partnership deal for tech transfer Leading Turkish defense contractor Aselsan and Qatari military tech firm Barzan Holding on Monday signed a partnership agreement for technology transfer. The partnership...

By on Mar 12th, 2018

'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' dies aged 96 nearly 3 years after conviction A former Nazi SS guard dubbed the “Bookkeeper of Auschwitz” has died aged 96 nearly three years after his conviction for being an accessory to murder,...

By on Mar 12th, 2018

Merkel urges closer EU-Turkey dialogue to maintain communication channels German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday voiced support for closer dialogue between the EU and Turkey, despite recent tensions between Ankara and European capitals. “We...

By on Mar 12th, 2018

UK police investigating potential suspicious substance situation Police are investigating a suspicious substance at the British parliament in Westminster, a spokeswoman for parliament said Monday, adding that cordons were in place but there...

By on Mar 12th, 2018

France to strike Assad regime arms sites if chemicals used to kill, Macron says France is prepared to launch targeted strikes against any site in Syria used to deploy chemical attacks that result in the deaths of civilians, President Emmanuel...

By on Mar 12th, 2018

New York helicopter crash kills 2, injures 3 A helicopter crashed into New York City’s East River Sunday night and flipped upside down in the water, killing two of the six people aboard and leaving three others in critical condition,...

By on Mar 12th, 2018