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Greek authorities have released from custody one of the eight Turkish servicemen who fled Turkey after a failed military coup in 2016.

Turkish opposition newspaper Cumhuriyet's chairman Akin Atalay Thursday joined a protest for free press and justice outside an Istanbul court, a day after he was released

Turkey newspaper chief slams journalism case

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Turkey newspaper chief slams journalism case

Turkey's Cumhuriyet chief slammed 'absurd' charges against him and his staff, saying the government's allegations are a crime against journalism.

Turkish opposition leader says Erdogan will lose election

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Turkish opposition leader says Erdogan will lose election

The Republican People's Party, Turkey's main opposition group, garnered only about a quarter of the vote in the 2015 elections.

France's Macron won't 'break' Turkey-Russia alliance: Ankara

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France's Macron won't 'break' Turkey-Russia alliance: Ankara

Turkey slammed Emmanuel Macron's alleged attempts to create a rift between Ankara and Moscow on Monday, suggesting the French president will be ...

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Russia and Egypt resume flights, after bomb fears suspension

A two-year suspension of flights between Russia and Egypt due to the bombing of a carrier by IS has ended.

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#WalkToPalestine activist Benjamin Ladraa crosses Istanbul's Bosphorus Bridge

Feature: Benjamin Ladraa's 5,000km walk from Sweden to Palestine aims to raise awareness about Israeli violations in the occupied territories. ...

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Turkish president Erdogan to visit Britain in May

While EU nations have rushed to join Britain in condemning Russia and expelling diplomats over the attack in England on ex-spy Sergei Skripal, ...

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Turkey urges US to clear 'confusion' over Syria's Manbij

The city of Manbij, held by the People's Protection Units (YPG) Kurdish militia, has become a major headache in relations between NATO allies ...

Four staff dead in Turkish university shooting: reports

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Four staff dead in Turkish university shooting: reports

Those killed were the deputy dean, faculty secretary and two lecturers at Osmangazi University, state media says.

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French troops in Syria would be 'invasion': Turkey

An increase in French military presence in Syria would be an "invasion" Turkey's defence minister warned on Saturday, amid increasing tensions ...

Erdogan recites Muslim prayer at Hagia Sophia, sparks controversy

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Erdogan recites Muslim prayer at Hagia Sophia, sparks controversy

The Hagia Sophia was first built in the 6th century as a Greek Orthodox church before becoming an Ottoman mosque and finally an interfaith ...

At least 17 dead in Turkey bus crash

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At least 17 dead in Turkey bus crash

Turkish media said a bus carrying illegal immigrants burst into flames late on Thursday, killing 17 people and wounding 36 others.

Missing Italian man found dead in <em>Istanbul</em>: Turkish media

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Missing Italian man found dead in Istanbul: Turkish media

An Italian man reported missing in Istanbul two weeks ago has been found dead, Turkish media has reported.

Turkey orders 70 army officers detained, cites Gulen links

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Turkey orders 70 army officers detained, cites Gulen links

Turkish prosecutors say the officers arrested are linked to the Gulen movement, which Ankara says orchestrated the failed July 2016 coup.

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Turkey's Erdogan: EU membership remains strategic goal

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said that membership in the European Union remains a 'strategic goal' for his country, despite the uneasy relationship with the 28-member bloc.

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Turkey detains students after Erdogan's 'terrorist' rebuke

Turkish students were detained by police after they held a series of actions protesting Ankara's Afrin offensive.

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Could Uber offer Istanbul’s taxicabs a needed shakeup?

Feature: The consumer discontent with Istanbul's taxicabs following a surge of customers switching to 'better' Uber services may be the shake-up ...

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A journey into Russia's Muslim heartlands

Book review: Tackling themes such as religious diversity under authoritarianism, tolerance and radicalisation, Dominic Rubin's new book is a ...

New Syria TV promises to represent all 'except killers'

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New Syria TV promises to represent all 'except killers'

The newest player on the Arab media scene has arrived on the block, a satellite channel wholly devoted to Syria and its people.

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Turkey court orders 'conditional' release of detained journalist

The court ruled that Sahin Alpay must remain in his house and is forbidden from leaving Turkey.

Turkey opposition daily staff could face 15 years jail

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Turkey opposition daily staff could face 15 years jail

A total of 17 current and former writers, cartoonists and executives from Cumhuriyet are currently on trial on terror charges, raising alarm ...

Iran, Russia and Turkey hold Syria talks in Astana

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Iran, Russia and Turkey hold Syria talks in Astana

Mohammad Javad Zarif of Iran, Sergei Lavrov of Russia and Mevlut Cavusoglu of Turkey convened in the Kazakh capital Astana on Friday.

Cousin charged with killing Syrian activist pair in Turkey

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Cousin charged with killing Syrian activist pair in Turkey

Ahmet Barakat has been handed two life sentences without parole for the double murder of his relatives Orouba and Hala Barakat, prominent ...

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