World Bulletin / News Desk
Two soldiers were martyred Saturday when their vehicle was hit by an improvised explosive device in the southeastern province of Batman, a security official said.
The device exploded as they passed through Sason district, the official said on condition of anonymity due to restrictions on talking to the media.
In an attack in the eastern province of Tunceli late Friday, a soldier was martyred and two wounded during a counter-terrorism operation, the provincial governor’s office said in a statement.
The PKK -- listed as a terrorist organization by Turkey, the U.S. and EU -- resumed its armed campaign against Turkey in July 2015. Since then, more than 1,200 Turkish security personnel and civilians have lost their lives.
39 former police officers were remanded in custody in Ankara
Resat Petek says international organizations should attend cases relating to coup attempt
Foreign Ministry source denies claims that embassies of several European countries have stopped giving visas to Turks
Portuguese FM Silva says Joint Economic, Trade Commission meeting to take place in Lisbon, calls for boosting trade volume
Turkey-Russia parliamentary friendship group head Recai Berber says Russia is not Turkey's rival but partner
Over 5,000 new businesses started in September, a 36 pct year-on-year rise
Turkey’s economic influence is bigger than other member countries, Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif says
BIST 100 index rises 0.30 pct while US dollar/Turkish lira rate stands at 3.6620
Turkey's national education minister stresses deep friendship with African countries at 3-day education gathering in Istanbul
Naval officers convicted of violating the Constitution, tying to overthrow and hinder parliament and government
Recep Tayyip Erdogan congratulates Azerbaijan, which gained its independence 26 years ago on Wednesday
Turkish aviation has become top player globally, Turkish carrier's chief executive says
Harp R&D senior official says such product can be used to protect an individual’s privacy
4 Turkish producers to send 50,000 tons of tomatoes as of Dec. 1, says Russian energy minister
Prime minister tells TRT World forum Turkey supports world's oppressed
Summit -- which will also mark 20th anniversary of international organization -- will start on Friday