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WASHINGTON - The brazen daytime slaying of a Russian politician outside a Ukrainian hotel this week brings to eight the number of high-profile Russians who have died over the past five months since the US presidential election on November 8.
... Andrey Karlov, 62, was assassinated in Ankara on December 20. He was shot at point-blank range by a gunman while speaking at an art exhibition.
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region (Kurdistan24) - The shooting dead by Turkish police of a university student last Tuesday, on the day of Newroz festival, in the Kurdish city of Diyarbakir sparked outrage in Turkey as opposition lawmakers demand answers from the ...
According to Tufenkci, Turkish police and customs officers have already taken precautions to ensure flight security. "The most recent technological devices are used [at airports]," he said.
Russia currently is not represented at an ambassadorial level in Ankara since the late 2016 assassination of its ambassador Andrei Karlov by an off-duty Turkish police officer in response to Russian bombardment of Syrian rebel-held areas. "Our attitude ...
Two Turkish academics who were dismissed from their positions as part of a government purge following a failed coup on July 15 were beaten and detained by Turkish police once again after a protest demanding reinstatement to their jobs at the university.
Turkish police arrested a Canadian man, who is allegedly a senior figure in Daesh terrorist group, and was heading to Europe, in southern Adana province, reports said on Thursday.
The Turkish police Department has trained 2,500 Syrians and distributed armored police vehicles. The number of trained Syrians to join the security force is expected to be as high as 5,000.
The return journey took eight months, according to the Israeli police. After several failed attempts, the family passed from Syria into Turkey, paying thousands of dollars to smugglers.
Fortunately, one of the skippers involved in a similar boat incident was convicted, but it largely remains a matter of serious commitment and hardwork.
Transparency International's (TI) Turkey branch said in mid-February that Turkish police detained at least 80 people who are known to have been involved in activities to endorse a "No" vote in the upcoming presidential referendum between Dec. 25, 2016 ...
Beirut, Lebanon (6:35 A.M.) - Scuffles erupted in Istanbul on Tuesday between Turkish police and Kurds during the celebrations for Iranic New Year, also known as Newroz.
Turkish police have arrested at least 400 suspected members of the self-styled "Islamic State" (IS) terrorist organization, according to reports.
According to Turkish police, the German suspect in Izmir is also linked to 21 other people arrested over purported links to another deadly attack at an Istanbul nightclub in the early hours of New Year's Day.
In operations targeting the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), Turkish police detained 70 people over the past week, the ministry said.
The arrests come a week after Turkish police in Izmir arrested a man they say ordered the Berlin market attack. the suspect, a German citizen of Jordanian origin whose name has not been released, reportedly entered Turkey from Greece.
"There is always someone screaming, always fights," said Abdulaziz, who was injured in the leg while fleeing from Turkish police. He is just one of the thousands of migrants and refugees stranded on Greek islands a year after Turkey signed a landmark ...
A total of 740 people have been detained as part of operations across Turkey against the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), the Ministry of Interior Affairs announced on Saturday.
His accomplice was of 'Mediterranean appearance, possibly Greek or Turkish', police said. He was aged 18 - 25, around 5'9", had dark hair and a moustache and wore a hat and a light-coloured top or jacket.
"Like a brother," she recalls, he stayed with her for three days while they begged and bargained with Turkish police. They paid a local to "vouch" for the rest of the family and bail them out of jail.
Thus far, Nurol Makina sold 250 Ejder Yalcin to the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) and Turkish police, which have deployed the vehicle for various internal security tasks, including counterinsurgency (COIN) missions in southeast Turkey.
Turkish police reported that it had arrested two suspected ISIS loyalists on Thursday who were planning on committing a "major attack" similar to the Istanbul restaurant attack that happened early New Years' day.
The two suspected ISIS members were planning an attack like the one at Reina club. (File photo). Istanbul, Turkey: Turkish police on Thursday detained two suspected members of the ISIS who were allegedly planning a "sensational attack" similar to the ...
Turkish police detain demonstrators on February 12, 2017 in Istanbul as demonstrators marked the 18th anniversary of the capture of Kurdish jailed leader Abdullah Ocalan, founder of Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), and also gathered to support the "NO" ...
A new report, by a professor, and former Turkish police chief has found travelling to the nation could well be walking into an ISIS trap.
Turkish police officers raided several homes of Erdogan cronies on Dec. 17, 2013. prosecutors accused 14 people, including Zarrab, of bribery, corruption, fraud and money laundering.
Turkish police have identified that the large amount of money found in the house of the attacker of an Istanbul nightclub was from $1.9 million robbed from an Uzbek national by gunmen.
Erdogan's Srebrenica comment touches new nerve in The Hague. MENEKSE TOKYAY | Published - Wednesday 15 March 2017. A Turkish police officers guards the area adjacent to the Dutch consulate in central Istanbul's Istiklal Avenue, the main shopping ...
The CM, on the occasion, expressed his gratitude for Pakistan Army and Turkish police who have extended full support in the establishment of anti-terrorism force and also trained it.
A new report, by a professor, and former Turkish police chief has found travelling to the nation could well be walking into an ISIS trap.
Turkish police successfully thwarted a suicide bombing plot by Kurdistan Workers' Party/Democratic Union Party (PKK/PYD) terrorists who were preparing to conduct an attack that target Istanbul province of Turkey.
Ankara (Sputnik) - Turkish police officers have detained a man in Izmir city with alleged ties to Anis Amri, who carried out a truck-ramming attack at a Berlin Christmas market in December, and to the Islamic State (Daesh) terrorist group, local media ...
Turkish police confiscated numerous historical artifacts that they had found during a vehicle control check point and detained suspect A.K.
... of ATH Defence and Security Solutions Co, which sells monitoring and intelligence equipment. According to our sources, ATH supplies materiel to the Turkish intelligence service MIT (Milli Istihbarat Teskilati, and the Turkish police force's ...
Philadelphia - Many American women stayed home from work, joined rallies or wore red Wednesday to demonstrate how vital they are to the U.S.
Speaking on condition of anonymity, a Turkish police officer said that the main evidence against Aselsan officials was their use of "ByLock," an encrypted communications application Turkish prosecutors claim was the primary means of communications ...
Turkish police did not interfere. A crowd of about 1,000, the vast majority of them women, gathered on New York's Fifth Avenue in the shadow of Trump Tower.
Moscow (Sputnik) - Turkish police detained US consulate interpreter Hamza Ulucay following a prosecutor's order almost two weeks after his first detention on February 23, which resulted in the release of the suspect on judicial control, Daily Sabah ...
Turkish police have bombarded hundreds of protesters with tear gas and rubber bullets in an attempt disperse crowds outside the Zaman newspaper offices in Istanbul.
A Syrian air force pilot who bailed out as his warplane crashed on Turkish territory told a Turkish rescue team his MiG-23 had been shot down, Turkey's state-run Anadolu news agency reported on Sunday.
With no support from the Turkish government, which doesn't approve of the subject matter - Turkish police regularly harass gay men, and events like Istanbul's Gay Pride Parade are often disrupted by riot police.
A tram drives past a Turkish police officer in central Istanbul's Istiklal Avenue, the main shopping road of Istanbul, Jan. 5. Emrah Gurel | AP.
Allegations against Germans being held in Turkish police custody are 'ridiculous'. In addition to Deniz Yucel, five other German citizens have been detained in Turkey.
For five months, eight hours a day, five days a week, starting in January 2015, Murat Haner, a former Turkish police officer and now a visiting professor at USF Sarasota-Manatee, sat in a prison in Turkey.
Berlin summoned Ankara's ambassador yesterday (28 February) to protest the arrest in Turkey of a correspondent for a German newspaper, further fuelling tensions between the two NATO allies as demonstrations took place across German-speaking Europe.
Moscow, March 1. /TASS/. Turkish investigators are close to solving last year's murder of Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov, said Ilnur Cevik, chief adviser to the Turkish president.
police have broken up a gathering of students at Ankara University campus, protesting the mass expulsion of academics. The police stepped in after they heard some "Kurdish music," which turned out to be a theme from a US TV series.
Turkish police have conducted an operation in three provinces to arrest 100 people for their alleged connection with the coup attempt last July.
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region (Kurdistan24) - Turkish police on Thursday arrested an employee of the United States Consulate in the southern city of Adana over alleged membership in the banned Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) as well as Gulen movement.
Turkish police detain 35 IS suspects in Istanbul raids. Turkey has suffered a series of suicide bombings in the past years [AFP].





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