World Bulletin / News Desk
The militant Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) kidnapped the Justice and Development Party's (AK Party) Hakkari provincial head on Monday.
Mecit Tarhan, who has been working as the AK Party provincial head for two terms, was kidnapped by the militants early on Monday. He had been receiving threats constantly, according to initial reports.
The PKK also abducted Republican People's Party (CHP) deputy Hüseyin Aygün last month in Tunceli province, releasing him after two days of captivity.
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Turkish parliament speaker says Operation Olive Branch to continue until all terrorists are cleared from region
Turkish president extends condolence to French counterpart over hostage standoff at supermarket in southern France
Suspects involved in terror incidents after Nevruz celebrations, source says
Foreign ministry extends condolences and wish fortitude to the families of those who lost their lives.
“This visit will bring new business [opportunities] to both countries,” says Argentinian official
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The island has returned to life after Turkish president’s visit, says Suakin's governor Ali Ahmad Hamid
Turkish foreign undersecretary also set to visit Washington, perhaps next week, as part of bilateral working groups
Arrests have been made in several Turkish provinces, including capital Ankara
Humanitarian aid distributed to civilians in Ma’batli town and two other villages
US support to YPG/PKK terror group ‘completely wrong’
Turkish President Erdogan, US' Trump discuss bilateral and regional issues on phone, says presidential spokesman