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Turkey: 20 detained in raids targeting PKK militants

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ANKARA, Turkey — Turkish police have detained some 20 people in raids against suspected Kurdish militants, including three top local officials of the country’s...

Turkey asks Brotherhood TVs to dim criticism of Egypt

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ANKARA, Turkey — Turkish authorities have asked three Istanbul-based Egyptian opposition TV channels to soften their critical political coverage of Egypt’s government, as Turkey...

Erdogan pledges measures to lift economy, tame inflation

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ISTANBUL — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday outlined a series measures that he said would lift the country's economy, and pledged to...

Turkey detains 13 for ‘insulting’ Erdogan on Women’s Day

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ANKARA, Turkey — Turkish police have detained 13 people who participated in a Women’s Day march for allegedly insulting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, officials...

Protesters urge end to violence against women in Turkey

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ISTANBUL — Thousands of people joined a Women’s Day march in central Istanbul on Monday to denounce violence against women in Turkey, where more...

Turkey: Woman drops kids from window to save them from fire

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ISTANBUL — A woman rescued her four children from a burning building in Istanbul by throwing them out of a window, and all of...

Turkish sailors abducted by pirates return home from Nigeria

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ANKARA, Turkey — Fifteen Turkish sailors who were kidnapped by pirates off west Africa last month returned to Turkey on Sunday. ...

Turkey: 9 detained over student protests against new rector

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ISTANBUL — Turkish police on Thursday detained nine people who had gathered outside an Istanbul courthouse to show solidarity with others detained for graffiti...