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Despite his calls, he was taken back to Istanbul with Turkish police in company, in a Turkish airlines flight. An executive at the Horizon International schools, Sokmen is also a partner of the Mediterranean International education Services Co.
The fact that Turkish police can't arrest Kanter while he is in Oklahoma doesn't mean Turkey can't cause Kanter problems.
A man holds a copy of the Turkish opposition newspaper Sozcu during a rally to support arrested newspaper staff in front of the Istanbul Courthouse on Friday.
He was found guilty of being a senior member of a terrorist organisation and jailed for seven-and-a-half years by a Turkish court.
Turkish police on Tuesday detained dozens of people, including former military personnel, for alleged links to the Fetullah terrorist Organization (FETO), security sources said.
Turkish police said on Tuesday they are seeking 144 people including police, soldiers and prosecutors, over suspected links to the network of a US-based cleric blamed by Ankara for orchestrating last year's failed coup.
22 de mayo de 2017, 12:33Ankara, May 22 (Prensa Latina) Turkish police detained two teachers who have been on hunger strike for more than two months protesting against a government crackdown in which they lost their jobs following last year''s failed ...
Turkish police officers escorting people after their arrest for alleged links with US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen. (AFP).
Damascus, Syria (0:00 A.M.) - New forms of what is usually called "police brutality" are being demonstrated in Turkey as law enforcers crack down on demonstrants protesting the detention of academics who went on hunger strike about three weeks ago.
Last-minute intervention by Turkish police saved the life of Lisa Jane Hyland, a 39-year-old British tourist bent on taking her own life.
Read more about Turkish police arrests five Daesh suspects in Istanbul on Business Standard. Turkish police has arrested five Daesh suspects in a ...
the suspects were held during raids in the four districts -- Silivri, Bagcilar, Maltepe and Gungoren on Friday. Citing sources, the Anadolu news agency reported that twelve foreign nationals who were suspected to be attempting to travel to conflict ...
Two Saudi sisters, who allegedly fled Saudi Arabia and have been arrested by Turkish police, have demanded their deportation process be stopped.
Turkish police conducted a counterterrorism operation in Istanbul on Friday, resulting in the detention of five people who allegedly have links to the Daesh jihadist group (banned in Russia), local media reported, citing security sources.
At least 16 people have been arrested in Turkey and Bulgaria in operations against historical artifact smugglers, Turkish police said on Wednesday. Turkish anti-smuggling and organized crime teams conducted simultaneous operations with Bulgarian police.
A number Islamic books by Fethullah Gulen, a Bible and some other religious publications including the one on Jesus Christ have been confiscated as evidence as part of an investigation into the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK).
The Turkish police arrested two sisters yesterday and deported them to Saudi Arabia after receiving a formal complaint from their family living in the kingdom.
Istanbul, May 16 (Prensa Latina) The police in this city seized 553 very antique coins that were found in a plastic bag inside a local taxi, reported Dogan agency.
"A total of 207 people have been detained", the Istanbul governor's office said in a statement, adding that some 40 Molotov cocktails, 17 hand grenades and 176 fireworks had been confiscated.
The police officers reportedly entered the apartment in a dispute over whether the US-based company had the right to let out the property.
Istanbul (Public Radio of Armenia, Armenpress) - Turkish police on the night of Sunday, May 7, raided the Belge publishing house, searching the venue for about three hours, Turkish media report.
MORNING STAR reporter Steve Sweeney was detained for eight hours in Turkey on Tuesday after travelling there to interview victims of the army crackdown on majority-Kurdish cities.
police carried out an extensive nationwide counter-narcotics operation throughout Turkey, targeting a total of 913 suspects, reports said Monday.
police launched one of the largest operation against drug smugglers and peddlers Monday, targeting at least 913 suspects in a narcotics probe.
Demonstrators clash with riot police in Turkey's capital, Istanbul. At least one protester was detained, according to the AFP journalist.
Turkish law enforcement officers on Friday detained a total of 12 people on suspicion of links to the Islamic state terrorist group (IS, outlawed in Russia) in a counterterrorism raids in the southern country's Adana province, local media reported ...
Be they soldiers or police, the new spirit embraced by Turkey's security forces is unabashedly Islamic. Video footage of Turkish soldiers in Syria and police cadets in Istanbul chanting Islamist slogans is increasingly commonplace.
"It is highly unlikely that the suspensions and detentions will have met due process standards," he said after the latest round of suspensions of civil servants and arrests of police in Turkey. Addressing the detention of Turkish members of the media ...
Istanbul, May 1 (Reuters) - police in Istanbul fired tear gas and rubber bullets to break up a group of May Day demonstrators on Monday, a Reuters witness said, as authorities detained more than 200 people at protests around the city.
Turkish police have seized two telescopes and two trigger mechanisms used in the making of anti-missiles in the northern port of the Black Sea province of Zonguldak, while detaining a suspect of Iranian origin, according to reports emerged on April 30.
A scuffle occurred between police and May Day celebrants carrying Kurdistan flags in Istanbul, Turkey, May 1, 2017. (Photo: K24 Turkish).
Kurdistan Turkish police arrest 16 academics in Diyarbakir University. Ari Khalidi 0 comments. A- A A+. Turkish police arrest 16 academics in Diyarbakir University. A general view of the Dicle University in the Kurdish city of Diyarbakir, Turkey ...
Plainclothes police officers detain a protester as she and others attempt to defy a ban and to gather at Taksim Square to celebrate May Day, in central Istanbul, Turkey May 1, 2017.
Moscow (Sputnik) - Turkish police detained on Sunday six suspected militants of Daesh (outlawed in Russia) who allegedly plotted attacks on the International Labor Day on May 1, local media reported.
Turkish police officers escort people after their arrest for alleged links with US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen yesterday in this central city.
This image obtained from Dogan news agency (DHA) shows Turkish police officers escorting people after their arrest for alleged links with US-based Muslim cleric, Fethullah Gulen, on April 26, 2017 in the central city of Kayseri.
Turkish police are still looking for them, the news agency reported. GEM TV confirmed that Karimian had died, but without making clear the circumstances of his death.
A man with Jacksonville ties is being accused of fighting for the terrorist group ISIS in Syria, according to The Guardian and other news outlets.
Turkish police officers escort women into a courthouse in Bursa, Turkey, arrested on suspicion of having links with U.S.-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, Thursday, April 27, 2017.
A huge bomb attack in southeast Turkey earlier this month was carried out using explosives supplied by the U.S. to the PKK/PYD in Syria, a security official said late Tuesday.
Turkey on Wednesday detained more than 1,000 people and suspended over 9,100 police in a vast new crackdown against alleged supporters of the US-based preacher accused of orchestrating the coup bid against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Turkish police have arrested more than 110,000 people for supporting Gulen after the coup. More than 40,000 people are awaiting trial behind bars including 10,000 police, 7,000 soldiers and 168 generals, as well as 2,000 judges and prosecutors, the ...
With Turkish police beginning to crack down on those who have called for demonstrations over the result, left-wing website sendika.
The Turkish police in Istanbul city has banned the Peoples' Democratic party (HDP) to hold an event titled "Time to Face the Armenian genocide" to commemorate the 102nd anniversary of the Armenian genocide near the city's Pangalti Metro, Panorama.
Del Grande was handcuffed by Turkish police on April 9 as he was interviewing people who had fled the war-torn neighbouring country for a book he is writing on the conflict and the birth of the Islamic State group.
Turkish police fired tear gas and plastic bullets at members of Furkan Foundation, a social-religious civic society group known for its critical stance against the government, while celebrating the Holy Birth of the Prophet Muhammad in Adana province.
Speaking to journalists in a televised statement, Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said the crash was an "accident that appears to have been caused by weather conditions".
NTV television says Tuesday the helicopter was carrying a group of judges and police officers. Tunceli Governor Osman Kaymak said there were no survivors, Daily Sabah reported.
CONCERN is growing for a Wirral man who has not been seen since August after travelling to Turkey. Gary Burns, 38, from Birkenhead has been missing since August 12 last year and was last seen in the holiday resort of Icemler.




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