World Bulletin / News Desk
Iran and Italy on Thursday condemned PKK attack in the south-eastern province of Gaziantep in which nine people were killed and 69 others were wounded.
In a message released and sent to the Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi said that they condemned the blast in Gaziantep.
"We offer condolences to the friendly and brotherly people of Turkey with whom we share their pain," Salehi underlined.
In a message released Thursday, Italian Embassy in Ankara said that Italian President Giorgio Napolitano offered condolences to his Turkish counterpart Abdullah Gul over the blast in Gaziantep.
"President Napolitano expressed that he and whole Italian people are with friendly and brotherly country of Turkey. The Italian Embassy condemns the Gaziantep blast with hatred and wishes God's mercy to those killed and speedy recovery to those wounded," the message stated.
Letters containing yellow substance were delivered to Istanbul consulates on Friday; 25 held for medical observation
Death toll of traffic accident in Turkey’s western province of Afyon rises to eight.
The Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism is continuing its policy of preventing the entry of Syrian cultural heritage into Turkey
Turkish actors, singers and artists are using their profile and fame to listen to the country's Kurdish community as Turkey tries to heal the wounds from recent street protests.
The European Union is in discussions to grant €70 million to Turkey to help it cope with the massive influx of Syrian refugees on its territory
Pope Francis has said he wanted to overcome the obstacles between the Catholic and Orthodox churches during his upcoming Turkey visit in November
Packets of an unidentified yellow powder were sent to five western consulates in Istanbul, officials sai
Turkish Foreign Ministry's spokesperson Tanju Bilgic says Greek foreign minister's "logic" is wrong and undermining the Cyprus peace talks.
Although warfare is forbidden during the Islamic New Year, the major conflicts raging across Turkey's neighborhood.
The authorities said six guns (two pistols, two rifles and two guns for firing blanks) were seized in morning operations on several addresses.
General Staff says that details of how Kurdish peshmerga forces would cross through the country to Syria have not been released.
Numan Kurtulmus says Islamic world still suffering from 'unequal' postwar system
"We have had no cases of Ebola in our country," the Director General of Turkey’s Health for Border and Coastal Areas says.
Militants from the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) set fire to two vehicles and a cabin at the plant in Kagizman district, and shot at soldiers who returned fire
22-year-old man dies after being hit by falling construction materials