World Bulletin / News Desk
Socialist hacker group Redhack (Kızıl Hackerlar) staged a series of cyber-attacks on the Turkish Football Federation (TFF) and National Intelligence Organization's (MİT) websites, and international group Anonymous hacked the National Police Department's official website early on Thursday in support of the Turkish group.
Redhack has previously attacked several government and public websites, including websites belonging to several government ministries, the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK), the Land Forces Command, the Air Forces Command, Turkish telecommunications mega-corporation Türk Telekom and several other institutions.
Furthermore, Anonymous hacked the personal website of Ankara Mayor Melih Gökçek (www.melihgokcek.com) on Tuesday in support of RedHack, against which Gökçek recently launched a campaign. Gökçek promised to ensure that members of the group were captured by police.
A 25-year-old Serbian basketball fan was killed in Istanbul on Friday night before a Turkish Airlines Euroleague game.
Yildiz says $2 billion in oil exported so far; expresses concern for Russian gas import decline in Turkey.
Trouble flared up outside the Abdi Ikpeci Arena in Istanbul before the match when around 400 Red Star fans arrived but were banned from entering, according to RTS
Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu also highlighted the importance of U.S. and Turkey relationship, especially in the current backdrop of regional turmoil
US Vice President Joe Biden has said Turkey is the only country which is expected to grow in the next decade in Europe
Gul dismisses as 'fallacious and unreal' remarks attributed to him by Iran's state-owned Press TV
Luxembourg Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn says he supports Turkey's bid for EU accession
Turkish officials attempted to prevent the execution but failed.
Input from developing countries and small to medium-sized enterprises are themes for Turkey's G20 presidency next year
The ratings agency also issued a "negative" outlook for Turkey, predicting GDP growth will slowly return to above 3 percent.
Biden meets with Turkish Prime Minister Davutoglu during his Istanbul visit.
The summit is expected to evaluate and endorse the "Joint Implementation Plan of Africa-Turkey Partnership 2015-2018," featuring key areas of cooperation.
Ministerial candidates nominated by interim premier Ahmed Tuma will be voted on in the meeting
Prime Minister Davutoglu says Turkey regards security of Kurdish region as vital as its own.
Turkish President Erdogan announces Turkey has allocated an additional $5 million to help Africa's fight against Ebola during the Second Africa-Turkey Summit.
The country drilled 127 wells during the same period, 65 of which were exploration wells and 62 were production wells.