“We urge both leaders, both countries, to exercise restraint with respect of this,” he said, appealing to the two countries to not make the situation worse.
According to the reports, the ministry said on Tuesday that the plane was on a bombing mission in Syria and crashed after it came under an artillery attack from the ground.
Officials said one of them is a 23-year-old commerce graduate from Royapettah, Chennai. He used to work at a textile shop run by his father.
Turkish police have detained a Belgian man of Moroccan origin on suspicion that he scouted out the target sites for Islamic State in attacks that killed 129 people in Paris a week ago, the Dogan news agency said on Saturday. Ahmet Dahmani, 26, was detained at a luxury hotel in the southern coastal city of […]
The Turkish military has put in place an around-the-clock air defence system to prevent any possible missile or drone attacks.
The explosion occurred as the policemen broke down the door without saying what caused it or if arrests were made.
Erdogan’s first task is to demonstrate a willingness to heal the fissures in a divided society.
It did not indicate the nationalities of those detained and questioned by police. The Dogan news agency said the suspects were preparing to travel to Iraq and Syria to join IS.
The explosions occurred minutes apart near Ankara’s main train station as people were gathering for the Ankara rally, organized by the country’s public sector workers’ trade union and other civic society groups.
The Russian airstrikes that began Wednesday have mainly targeted central and northwestern Syria, strategic regions that are the gateway to Assad’s strongholds in the capital, Damascus, and along the coast.
The children’s bodies were recovered by the Turkish coastguard with reports from Greece indicating that another two children may still be missing.
Kurdish nationalism, Islamic State and conflicts in Syria and Iraq — look who’s caught in the middle.
The yet-to-be identified girl was found lifeless on a beach in the Aegean town of Cesme in Izmir province after a boat carrying 15 Syrians to the Greek island of Chios sank, the official Anatolia news agency said.
Kurdish rebels were suspected of detonating a bomb in the eastern province of Igdir as a police vehicle escorting a group of customs officials to a border gate was passing by, the Anadolu Agency reported.
Vice News, a New York-based news organization that produces documentaries, breaking news reports and investigative pieces, issued a statement criticizing the decision to arrest the journalists in Turkey.