"We express our regret. We say that we are sharing the pain felt by those who lost loved ones. We say that we will pay compensation, if needed.", Yildirim said.
Relations between two countries have been marked by ups and downs since creation of Jewish state in 1948
Parliament agrees Turkish troops will continue serving as UN peacekeepers in Lebanon for another year
A new deal comes six years after an Israeli raid killed Turkish activists on a flotilla seeking to deliver aid to Gaza
A crackdown on those linked to Erdogan has seen the arrest of 28 people in a number of cities across the country
Turkish president and the leader of Palestinian group talk about resolving disagreements between Palestinians
The 16th Criminal Chamber of the Supreme Court of Appeals in Ankara has ruled that the proceedings against former President, Military Officer Kenan Evren and Tahsin Sahinkaya, a Turkish Air Force Commander, were to be dropped due to the defendants' death and that their defence, while alive, was invalid.
Rockets, believed to be fired by PKK terror group, target local police department; no casualties reported
Turkish leader reacts after European Commission president declares Erdogan responsible in case visa deal fails
Two Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) deputies first to face prosecution following lifting of immunity
Nationalist Movement Party dissidents win chance for fresh leader after changing party rules
Dissidents in Turkey's MHP want to replace longstanding Chairman Bahceli, who calls today's congress 'illegal'
Airstrikes in northern Iraq's Qandil and Hakurk regions also destroy PKK shelters
PKK shelters in Iraq's northern Qandil region and Semdinli district of Turkey's Hakkari province struck by warplanes
PKK terrorists attacked a military base in Hakkari province
Turkish president says Turkey has outlined certain steps against Germany if it does not correct Armenian 'genocide' motion
Cases could be launched after constitutional change published in Official Gazette
Police say terrorist who detonated car bomb in Tuesday's attack has been identified
A car bomb has exploded in Midyat near Mardin in Turkey's south east
PKK shelters in northern Qandil region in Iraq and Lice district of Turkey's Diyarbakir struck by warplanes
Amendments lift immunity of 138 lawmakers facing criminal charges