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Erdogan says Turkish military plans a safe zone in Syria - gulfnews.com;

Erdogan says Turkish military plans a safe zone in Syria - gulfnews.com

gulfnews.comErdogan says Turkish military plans a safe zone in Syriagulfnews.comAnkara: Turkey plans to create a 5,000-square-kilometre safe zone in Syria, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday, deepening its involvement in one of the Middle East's deadliest conflicts. Erdogan said Turkey's offensive inside Syria, which ...and more »

Turkey, Russia agree on joint understanding in resolving regional issues in key military meet - Hurriyet Daily News;

Turkey, Russia agree on joint understanding in resolving regional issues in key military meet - Hurriyet Daily News

Hurriyet Daily NewsTurkey, Russia agree on joint understanding in resolving regional issues in key military meetHurriyet Daily NewsGeneral Staff of Turkey, Hulusi Akar (L) and his Russian counterpart Valeriy Gerasimov (R) salute escort of honour during an official welcoming ceremony at Turkish General Staff Headquarters in Ankara, Turkey on September 15. AA photo. The Turkish and ...and more »

Russian army chief travels to Turkey to discuss military cooperation in Syria - AMN Al-Masdar News (registration);

Russian army chief travels to Turkey to discuss military cooperation in Syria - AMN Al-Masdar News (registration)

AMN Al-Masdar News (registration)Russian army chief travels to Turkey to discuss military cooperation in SyriaAMN Al-Masdar News (registration)ANKARA, TURKEY (10:05 A.M.) – The Russian Army's Chief of Staff, General Valeri Gerasimov, is set to arrive in Ankara today to discuss Russo-Turkish military cooperation in Syria, Interfax News Agency reported a half hour ago. General Gerasimov will ...and more »

Top Russian general arrives in Ankara, meets Turkish counterpart Akar - Hurriyet Daily News;

Top Russian general arrives in Ankara, meets Turkish counterpart Akar - Hurriyet Daily News

Hurriyet Daily NewsTop Russian general arrives in Ankara, meets Turkish counterpart AkarHurriyet Daily NewsRussian Chief of General Staff Gen. Valery Gerasimov on Sept. 15 met with Turkish counterpart Hulusi Akar in Ankara, in a visit which signaled a new term of cooperation between the two countries as they worked to mend strained ties gradually. The two ...and more »

Turkish police detain 40 foreigners suspected of IS links - The Sun Herald

Turkish police detain 40 foreigners suspected of IS linksThe Sun HeraldTurkey's state-run news agency says police in Istanbul have detained some 40 foreign nationals suspected of having links to the Islamic State group. The Associated Press. LinkedIn · Google+ · Pinterest · Reddit; Print; Order Reprint of this Story ...and more »

Turkey police detain IS suspects believed to plan attack - Nigeria Today;

Turkey police detain IS suspects believed to plan attack - Nigeria Today

Nigeria TodayTurkey police detain IS suspects believed to plan attackNigeria TodayTurkish police have detained more than 20 Islamic State suspects, including a Syrian man believed to be organising an attack in Istanbul, a local newspaper reported on Saturday. Police arrested the man, identified as Ali al-Aggal and codenamed Azzov, ...and more »

Turkey detains 24 foreigners suspected of planning IS attack - Bradenton Herald

Turkey detains 24 foreigners suspected of planning IS attackBradenton HeraldTurkey's state-run news agency says police have detained 24 foreign nationals suspected of planning an attack in Istanbul for the Islamic State group. The Associated Press. LinkedIn · Google+ · Pinterest · Reddit; Print; Order Reprint of this Story ...and more »

Russian and Turkish military chiefs meet in Ankara - Washington Post

Russian and Turkish military chiefs meet in AnkaraWashington PostISTANBUL — The chief of the Russian military's general staff visited Turkey Thursday for talks with his counterpart about the situation in Syria. Turkey's state-run Anadolu news agency said Gen. Valery Gerasimov, chief of the General Staff of the ...and more »

Turkey police detain ISIS suspects believed to plan attack: Report - The Straits Times;

Turkey police detain ISIS suspects believed to plan attack: Report - The Straits Times

The Straits TimesTurkey police detain ISIS suspects believed to plan attack: ReportThe Straits TimesISTANBUL (AFP) - Turkish police have detained more than 20 Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) suspects, including a Syrian man believed to be organising an attack in Istanbul, a local newspaper reported on Saturday (Sept 16). Police arrested the ...and more »

Russian army chief in Turkey to discuss Syria - Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog);

Russian army chief in Turkey to discuss Syria - Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)

Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)Russian army chief in Turkey to discuss SyriaBusiness Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)image ANKARA: Russia's top army general on Thursday was holding talks with his Turkish counterpart on the conflict in Syria, in the highest-level military contact between the two countries since a crisis in relations. Turkish chief of staff Hulusi Akar ...and more »

Report: Turkey detains 2 would-be IS suicide bombers - Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Report: Turkey detains 2 would-be IS suicide bombersColumbus Ledger-EnquirerPolice on Monday detained two suspected Islamic State group would-be suicide bombers near the border with Syria, Turkey's state-run news agency reported. The Associated Press. LinkedIn · Google+ · Pinterest · Reddit; Print; Order Reprint of this Story.and more »

Turkey detains 24 foreigners suspected of planning IS attack - Fort Worth Star Telegram

Turkey detains 24 foreigners suspected of planning IS attackFort Worth Star TelegramTurkey's state-run news agency says police have detained 24 foreign nationals suspected of planning an attack in Istanbul for the Islamic State group. The Associated Press. LinkedIn · Google+ · Pinterest · Reddit; Print; Order Reprint of this Story ...and more »

Turkey-backed rebels could push further south in Syria, Erdogan says - Reuters Canada;

Turkey-backed rebels could push further south in Syria, Erdogan says - Reuters Canada

Reuters CanadaTurkey-backed rebels could push further south in Syria, Erdogan saysReuters CanadaANKARA/ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey-backed rebels may extend their zone of control in northern Syria by pushing south and are now targeting the Islamic State-held town of al-Bab, Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday. Turkey's "safety zone" ...and more »

US special forces deployed to Syria to back Turkey: Pentagon - The Straits Times;

US special forces deployed to Syria to back Turkey: Pentagon - The Straits Times

The Straits TimesUS special forces deployed to Syria to back Turkey: PentagonThe Straits TimesWASHINGTON (AFP) - Dozens of US Special Operations Forces have been deployed to Syria's border with Turkey to fight the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group there, in support of the Turkish military and "vetted" Syrian rebels, the Pentagon said ...and more »

Top Russian general discusses Syria with Turkish counterpart - Reuters;

Top Russian general discusses Syria with Turkish counterpart - Reuters

ReutersTop Russian general discusses Syria with Turkish counterpartReutersRussian Armed Forces Chief of Staff Valery Gerasimov (L) and Chinese Defence Minister Chang Wanquan attend the 5th Moscow Conference on International Security (MCIS) in Moscow, Russia, April 27, 2016. REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin. By Orhan ...and more »

Russian army chief in Turkey to discuss Syria - The Indian Express;

Russian army chief in Turkey to discuss Syria - The Indian Express

The Indian ExpressRussian army chief in Turkey to discuss SyriaThe Indian ExpressRussia-Turkey talks come at time when a fragile truce was implemented in Syria earlier this week is hold under the threat of more violnce from ISIS and growing frustration over aid deliveries being held up at the Turkish border. AddThis Sharing ...and more »

Right group accuses Turkey, pro-Kurdish forces over Syria civilian deaths - The Express Tribune;

Right group accuses Turkey, pro-Kurdish forces over Syria civilian deaths - The Express Tribune

The Express TribuneRight group accuses Turkey, pro-Kurdish forces over Syria civilian deathsThe Express TribuneTurkish army tanks take up position on the Turkish-Syrian border near the southeastern town of Suruc in Sanliurfa province October 6, 2014. PHOTO: REUTERS. Turkish air strikes in northern Syria in late August killed 24 civilians, Human Rights Watch ...and more »

Turkey detains 24 foreigners suspected of planning IS attack - Lexington Herald Leader

Turkey detains 24 foreigners suspected of planning IS attackLexington Herald LeaderTurkey's state-run news agency says police have detained 24 foreign nationals suspected of planning an attack in Istanbul for the Islamic State group. The Associated Press. LinkedIn · Google+ · Pinterest · Reddit; Print; Order Reprint of this Story ...and more »

Istanbul police hold 24 foreign ISIL suspects - www.worldbulletin.net

Istanbul police hold 24 foreign ISIL suspectswww.worldbulletin.netThe anti-extrem police detained Friday 24 foreign nationals, including a Syrian suspected of providing explosives and ammunition to ISIL extremists, a security source said. The Syrian national identified as Azzov K. was detained along with the others ...and more »

Turkish army has destroyed 26 mines, 671 IEDs in Syria - Anadolu Agency;

Turkish army has destroyed 26 mines, 671 IEDs in Syria - Anadolu Agency

Anadolu AgencyTurkish army has destroyed 26 mines, 671 IEDs in SyriaAnadolu AgencyThe Turkish army said it has so far destroyed 26 mines and 671 improvised explosive devices (IEDs) planted by Daesh terrorists in northern Syria as part of Operation Euphrates Shield. According to a statement issued by General Staff on Thursday, the ...and more »