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17:13, 23 January 2018 Tuesday
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Presidential spokesman says Operation Olive Branch targets terrorists, not ethnic group  

Last week's attack in Lebanese city of Sidon left leading Hamas member moderately injured

Former member of Islamic Movement in Israel is reportedly detained by police for as-yet-unknown reasons

Nearly 20 NGOs declare support for Turkey's militiary operation in Syria's Afrin

Office workers in the capital Jakarta rushed outside as highrises began swaying, while some riders were thrown off their motorbikes by the force of the 6.0 magnitude rumble.

Visiting US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Indonesian counterpart Ryamizard Ryacudu discuss maritime affairs

"A ruptured gas main was discovered using detection equipment and high levels of natural gas were detected in the atmosphere," a London Fire Brigade spokesman said. 

President's senior adviser says PYD has used the war to take control of areas without a predominantly Kurdish population

Opposition won't make final decision on attending National Dialogue Congress until it understands its purpose

Airstrikes destroy ammunition depots, weapon emplacements of terror group in Upper Zab region, Turkish military says

EU’s top diplomat says Jerusalem has to be shared capital of 2 states, Israel and Palestine

81-18 vote funds government through Feb. 8 in exchange for pledge to take up immigration reform

Police conduct raids in Kutahya, Samsun, Mugla and Izmir provinces as part of FETO probes

'Tragedy is happening before our eyes,' Francois Delattre says

Here is a look back at the major oil spills around the world in the past five decades:

Republican People's Party's Muharrem Ince announces his candidacy for top party post currently held by Kemal Kilicdaroglu

Later on Monday, Pence is set to deliver a speech in the Knesset

Afrin operation to end after meeting objective, Erdogan says

Authorities spotted three oil slicks with a total surface area of 332 square kilometres (128 square miles), compared to 101 square kilometres reported on Wednesday, the State Oceanic Administration said in a statement late Sunday.

Rose Gottemoeller to meet Deputy Foreign Minister Yildiz, Ministry's Undersecretary Yalcin, deputy Undersecretary Esener

Danish broadcaster TV2 released an image on its website of Puigdemont being surrounded by reporters after his plane landed in Copenhagen Airport. 

Scores of domestic flights departing from and arriving at the Japanese capital were scrapped due to the snow, while some regional trains were also cancelled.

Dhaka had been due to start the huge process on January 23, after agreeing a two-year timescale with Yangon.

Interior Ministry also says 12 terrorists neutralized, 8 held, 4 surrendered in operations between Jan. 15 and Monday

Palestinian foreign minister Riad al-Malki said Abbas would urge the European Union to officially recognise the state of Palestine "as a way to respond" to US President Donald Trump's declaration of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital.

Mehter band plays for Turkish troops taking part in Operation Olive Branch in Syria's Afrin  

Avalanche hits Turkish soldiers during an operation against PKK  

Around 200 protesters make their opposition clear to visiting North Korean delegation headed by star band leader

Turkey allerted Washington before launching an operation in Afrin, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis says

Deal would fund government until early February in exchange for promise from Senate leadership to hold immigration vote

Turkish president speaks with opposition leader Bahceli on phone

"France is very preoccupied by the situation in Syria and by the brutal degradation of the situation," Jean-Yves Le Drian said.

Turkish prime minister says operation in Afrin is just like Operation Euphrates Shield

US continues to be supportive of addressing Turkey’s legitimate security concerns, says State Department’s spokeswoman

PYD/PKK terrorist group had fired 11 rockets in southern Turkey, killing Syrian national and injuring 46 others

Terror organization shares images of its ‘child warriors’ in propaganda videos

Unilaterally declared on February 17, 2008, the independence of Serbia's breakaway province is recognised by more than 110 countries.

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu holds joint news conference with Iraqi counterpart Ibrahim al-Jaafari in Baghdad

Videos of people praying in Mecca for Turkey's success in 'Operation Olive Branch' are being circulated on social media

President addresses massive crowd in western city of Bursa before ruling AK Party's Women Branch congress

Taking the reins of a nation that had just emerged from a civil war leaving an estimated 250,000 dead, Sirleaf will be remembered for maintaining peace and attracting massive donor funding as she rebuilt her country from scratch over 12 years in power.

Catholic church leaders have called for a mass peaceful demonstration against Kabila's 17-year rule, three weeks after a similar protest on New Year's Eve that ended in deadly violence.

'There is no other way to clear our borders from terror,' says Bahceli

President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed named current information minister Abdirahman Omar Osman to the post of Mogadishu mayor and governor of the Banadir administration, the region that includes the city, according to a statement from his office.

At an extraordinary congress in the western city of Bonn, 600 delegates from the centre-left SPD and its 45-member board will have their say on entering into formal talks for a renewed alliance with Merkel's centre-right CDU/CSU bloc.

10 killed as attackers manage to lay siege to iconic 20th century Inter-Continental Hotel for hours despite tight security

‘US does not provide any support to PKK, a US-designated foreign terrorist organization,’ says Pentagon spokesman

Turkish Cypriots stand with motherland Turkey and Turkish soldiers at heart, PM Ozgurgun tweets.

The campaign named 'Dignity is Priceless' aims to attract new donors for Palestinian refugees

Move comes after Turkey announces start of 'Operation Olive Branch'

Conversation held on US secretary of state's request

Free Syrian Army troops also entered PYD/PKK occupied areas in northern Syria

Several parts of Lebanon have been hit recently with extremely cold weather and heavy snowfall

Last week, Israeli authorities refused a request to release Attallah from prison