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Turkish Army incursion clears 900 square km of Syrian territory: Erdogan - AMN Al-Masdar News (registration);

Turkish Army incursion clears 900 square km of Syrian territory: Erdogan - AMN Al-Masdar News (registration)

AMN Al-Masdar News (registration)Turkish Army incursion clears 900 square km of Syrian territory: ErdoganAMN Al-Masdar News (registration)ANKARA, TURKEY (4:50 P.M.) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday morning that his army's incursion in Syria has resulted in over 900 square kilometers of territory cleared inside northern Aleppo. The Turkish President added that his ...and more »

Arrested for the Dollar in His Pocket - Daily Beast;

Arrested for the Dollar in His Pocket - Daily Beast

Daily BeastArrested for the Dollar in His PocketDaily BeastA father testifies before Congress about Turkey's heavy-handed government after the Turks detain his son—for the offense of having a U.S. dollar. Kimberly Dozier. 09.19.16 1:00 AM ET. A Turkish anti-terror cop turned professor came to the U.S. in 2015 ...and more »

Watch: Mountain warfare – 'Kurdish' PKK assaults a Turkish army outpost - SOFREP (press release) (subscription);

Watch: Mountain warfare – 'Kurdish' PKK assaults a Turkish army outpost - SOFREP (press release) (subscription)

SOFREP (press release) (subscription)Watch: Mountain warfare – 'Kurdish' PKK assaults a Turkish army outpostSOFREP (press release) (subscription)The PKK is not affiliated with the Kurdistan Regional Government or the Peshmerga. The Kurdistan Workers' Party or PKK (Kurdish: Partiya Karkerên Kurdistanê ) is a far left-wing guerilla organization that operates in the mountainous border regions of ...and more »

Yildirim: Those who Attempt to Transform Turkey into Syria and Iraq will Fail - Asharq Al-awsat English;

Yildirim: Those who Attempt to Transform Turkey into Syria and Iraq will Fail - Asharq Al-awsat English

Asharq Al-awsat EnglishYildirim: Those who Attempt to Transform Turkey into Syria and Iraq will FailAsharq Al-awsat EnglishAnkara – Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim accused foreign forces of targeting Turkey, noting that his government was “aware of games” being played to destroy his country. Addressing reporters following his visit to the families of terror attack ...and more »

Erdogan at the UN: we will fight terror on our own terms - www.worldbulletin.net;

Erdogan at the UN: we will fight terror on our own terms - www.worldbulletin.net

www.worldbulletin.netErdogan at the UN: we will fight terror on our own termswww.worldbulletin.netIn his address to the UN, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has pledged that Turkey will fight terrorism on its own terms. 'The world is bigger than five' Erdogan said, referring to the five permanent members of the Security Council's decision ...and more »

Turkey concerned US's reckless actions will disrupt anti-DAESH fight - Daily Sabah;

Turkey concerned US's reckless actions will disrupt anti-DAESH fight - Daily Sabah

Daily SabahTurkey concerned US's reckless actions will disrupt anti-DAESH fightDaily SabahA member of the Turkey-backed Free Syrian Army (FSA). As Operation Euphrates Shield continues against DAESH, some groups withdrew from the operation in reaction to the U.S.'s support for the YPG, a threat to Syria's terrotorial integrity.and more »

Nearly 28000 teachers have been fired in Turkey over alleged links to terrorism - Business Insider;

Nearly 28000 teachers have been fired in Turkey over alleged links to terrorism - Business Insider

Business InsiderNearly 28000 teachers have been fired in Turkey over alleged links to terrorismBusiness InsiderFILE PHOTO: U.S. based cleric Fethullah Gulen at his home in Saylorsburg, Pennsylvania, U.S. based cleric Fethullah Gulen at his home in Saylorsburg, Pennsylvania. Ankara blames Gulen for an attempted coup in July.Thomson Reuters. Turkish authorities ...and more »

Back to school in Turkey after post-coup teacher purge - Deccan Chronicle;

Back to school in Turkey after post-coup teacher purge - Deccan Chronicle

Deccan ChronicleBack to school in Turkey after post-coup teacher purgeDeccan ChronicleThe coup saw tens of thousands of teachers sacked or suspended over alleged links to the plotters or to Kurdish rebels. Students arriving at school on Monday were handed pamphlets from the education ministry commemorating the triumph of democracy on ...and more »

Turkey's Erdogan urges world to act against US-based Gulen - Reuters UK;

Turkey's Erdogan urges world to act against US-based Gulen - Reuters UK

Reuters UKTurkey's Erdogan urges world to act against US-based GulenReuters UKUNITED NATIONS Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday called on world leaders at the United Nations to take measures against a U.S.-based cleric's "terrorist network" that he said threatened their security. "I am calling, from this podium, to all ...and more »

Two More Turkish Troops Killed in Syria - Al-Manar TV;

Two More Turkish Troops Killed in Syria - Al-Manar TV

Al-Manar TVTwo More Turkish Troops Killed in SyriaAl-Manar TVTwo more Turkish troops were killed on Tuesday by an explosion while taking part in Ankara's unprecedented military operation inside Syria, state media said. The state-run Anadolu news agency said the soldiers were killed by a mine north of the Syrian ...and more »

48 injured in vehicle explosion targeting Turkey's police, government - Cosumnes Connection (subscription)

48 injured in vehicle explosion targeting Turkey's police, governmentCosumnes Connection (subscription)Naci Agbal said the government "under the principles of a state of law" would deal with those who supported or financed terrorists. There were no immediate claims of responsibility for the explosion but Turkish security forces have blamed the militant ...and more »

27 wounded in explosion near ruling party headquarters in east Turkey - Cosumnes Connection (subscription);

27 wounded in explosion near ruling party headquarters in east Turkey - Cosumnes Connection (subscription)

Cosumnes Connection (subscription)27 wounded in explosion near ruling party headquarters in east TurkeyCosumnes Connection (subscription)President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said after prayers at the start of the Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday Monday that it should have been done earlier in line with his own wishes. "We are easily overcoming them and, God willing, we will root out this divisive ...and more »

48 injured by PKK car bomb in east Turkey - Cosumnes Connection (subscription)

48 injured by PKK car bomb in east TurkeyCosumnes Connection (subscription)Turkey's Anadolu Agency said that 24 are suspected of links to the Kurdistan Workers' Party and four are thought to be linked to Gulen. The PKK has been fighting for an autonomous Kurdish region in southeastern Turkey since 1984. They are calling ...and more »

Turkey fires 28000 teachers, claiming they are linked to terrorism - Times of Malta;

Turkey fires 28000 teachers, claiming they are linked to terrorism - Times of Malta

Times of MaltaTurkey fires 28000 teachers, claiming they are linked to terrorismTimes of MaltaProtestors opposed to the teacher firings clashed with police in Diyarbakir. Photo: Reuters/Sertac Kayar. Turkish authorities have dismissed nearly 28,000 teachers and suspended almost 9,500 others over alleged links to terrorism, a deputy prime ...and more »

Turkish Tourism: Over 30000 Russians arrive in Antalya in 12 days on chartered flights - Tornos News International Edition (press release);

Turkish Tourism: Over 30000 Russians arrive in Antalya in 12 days on chartered flights - Tornos News International Edition (press release)

Tornos News International Edition (press release)Turkish Tourism: Over 30000 Russians arrive in Antalya in 12 days on chartered flightsTornos News International Edition (press release)Since Russia lifted its ban on chartered flights to Turkey, 30,850 Russian tourists have come to Antalya in a total number of 239 chartered flights between Sept. 2 and Sept. 14, dailysabah.com reports. ICF Airport Antalya Airport Executive Board Member ...and more »

Two Daesh suicide bombers captured in SE Turkey - Yeni Şafak English;

Two Daesh suicide bombers captured in SE Turkey - Yeni Şafak English

Yeni Şafak EnglishTwo Daesh suicide bombers captured in SE TurkeyYeni Şafak EnglishTurkish police on Monday detained two suspected Daesh terrorist group members in the southeastern province of Şanlıurfa. Police said the terrorists were planning a suicide attack, as they were detained with suicide bomb vests and explosives.and more »

Turkish police detain 40 people suspected of IS links - Cosumnes Connection (subscription);

Turkish police detain 40 people suspected of IS links - Cosumnes Connection (subscription)

Cosumnes Connection (subscription)Turkish police detain 40 people suspected of IS linksCosumnes Connection (subscription)Moscow has flown a year-long aerial bombing campaign in support of forces loyal to Syria's Bashar al-Assad, while Turkey has backed the opposition seeking to oust him. Only time will tell. "We are working closely with a number of vetted Syrian ...and more »

Turkish police detain 40 foreigners suspected of IS links - Cosumnes Connection (subscription)

Turkish police detain 40 foreigners suspected of IS linksCosumnes Connection (subscription)A network of suspected Turkish Islamic State militants is responsible for at least two of the attacks, Turkish prosecutors have said in legal documents, while foreign members of the group were accused of being behind the suicide bombing at Istanbul ...and more »

Turkey car-bombing blamed on Kurdish militants - Cosumnes Connection (subscription);

Turkey car-bombing blamed on Kurdish militants - Cosumnes Connection (subscription)

Cosumnes Connection (subscription)Turkey car-bombing blamed on Kurdish militantsCosumnes Connection (subscription)A car-bombing at a police checkpoint on Monday wounded 48 people near the ruling party headquarters in the eastern Turkish city of Van, the governor's office said. The claim of responsibility was posted on a website close to the Kurdistan Workers Party ...and more »

Turkey has proof removed mayors supported Kurdish militants - Erdogan - Cosumnes Connection (subscription);

Turkey has proof removed mayors supported Kurdish militants - Erdogan - Cosumnes Connection (subscription)

Cosumnes Connection (subscription)Turkey has proof removed mayors supported Kurdish militants - ErdoganCosumnes Connection (subscription)Turkey's southeast has been witnessing several bombings and other attacks since a year ago, when the militant Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) withdrew from a ceasefire agreement with the Turkish government. The blast took place around 200 meters from ...and more »