World Bulletin / News Desk
The number of Turkish troops killed in a clash with PKK militants in Semdinli town of the south-eastern province of Hakkari rose to five.
16 militants were killed in the operation, a statement by the governor's office said Thursday.
The statement said that five troops were killed and seven others were wounded in the clash.
Operations are under way in the region.
Turkish dailies on Friday covered Turkey and Iraq's agreement to act in concert against the ISIL threat, and Turkish president's official visit to Algeria, as well as the claims by opposition leader Kilicdaroglu that the government is spying on his party
Before Prime Minister Davutoglu met his Erbil contacts, he initially met with the Iraq Kurdish Regional Government (IKRG) Prime Minister Necirvan Barzani and then with President Mesud Barzani.
Turkey stands as a guarantor for energy peace between Baghdad and Erbil, head of an international energy company says
Turkey’s EU minister is hopeful that the country will become a member of Schengen area after readmission agreement takes hold
Neighbors Ankara and Baghdad, both suffering from ISIL terror, will step up consultations on security issues.
Turkish Foreign Ministry released a statement condemning Israel's resolution on illegal settlements in East Jerusalem
Turkish Parliament approves motion to send UN-approved peacekeeping troops to Central African Republic and Mali
Turkish government officials have criticized the central bank for maintaining high interest rates, arguing that they were limiting economic growth
Turkey's energy minister says policy of allowing Kurdish region oil sales contributed to normalization of Iraqi exports.
Turkey's Ministry of Foreign Affairs warns against travel to Algeria and Guinea due to deadly Ebola virus.
Turkish dailies on Thursday cover the funeral of 8 workers whose bodies were recovered from a flooded mine in Turkey's southern Anatolian town of Ermenek, as well as the testimony of Turkey’s ex-president in ‘lost trillion case’
Davutoglu sees the 'alienation' of Sunni politicans from the central government in Baghdad as the reason behind ISIL's advance in Iraq
Turkey and Algeria see big opportunities in joint-venture projects in Africa and around Turkey.
Vapor compression causes collapse inside the facility, killing 2 immediately and wounding 13 others.
Although Turkmenistan has allowed 300 trucks to pass through its customs gates, Iran is still not allowing more Turkish trucks to pass by.
Turkey to spend 800 million euros from EU funds for education to 2020 to allow 300,000 students to join in Erasmus Program.