World Bulletin / News Desk
Ovacık Chief Public Prosecutor Murat Uzun was shot dead by an unidentified assailant on Wednesday in the eastern province of Tunceli.
Uzun was reportedly shot in the head while leaving his house on his way to court.
A police operation assisted by a helicopter has been launched to capture the assailant, who fled the scene in a car immediately after the incident.
In a related case, a prosecutor from the Doğubayazıt district of the eastern province of Ağrı was shot in February by an unidentified individual as he was getting into his car. He subsequently died in hospital.
Turkey has appointed a permanent Imam at the Hagia Sophia in Constantinople.
U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said he would stress the need to respect Iraq's sovereignty during a visit on Friday to Turkey
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An extraordinary religious council resolution about the terror organization 'FETO'
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Turkey does not want 'passive friendship' with Kosovo, says economy minister
Foreign Ministry advises Turkish nationals against traveling to Iraq in light of Mosul operation
Anti-Terror teams conduct operation after receiving reports terrorist preparing suicide attack
President says Turkey had interest in helping defeat ISIL in Mosul
The suspects worked for leading Turkish communication bodies
If the country's fundamentals are solid, then even hurricanes cannot damage it: Mehmet Simsek