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Turkey sends armored vehicles to southern border with Syria: Sources

ANKARA (Web Desk) Turkey has reportedly dispatched a convoy of over 40 military vehicles and tanks to the southern regions along the Syrian frontier amid growing Ankara-Washington tensions over a US plan to create a border force at Turkey’s doorstep.Military sources, speaking on condition of anonymity, told Turkey’s state-run Anadolu …

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Turkey warns citizens travelling to US of arbitrary arrest

ANKARA (Web Desk) Turkey has warned its citizens against travel to the United States, saying Turks face the risk of arbitrary arrest and should take precautions if they do decide to travel.The comments from the Turkish Foreign Ministry come after the US Department of State this week made a similar …

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TURKEY REINSTATES OVER 1,800 CIVIL SERVANTS AFTER POST-COUP PURGES

ISTANBUL (Web Desk) Turkish authorities on Friday reinstated more than 1,800 civil servants in an emergency decree after finding they had no links to a group blamed for the 2016 failed coup.The public sector employees were sacked after being accused of downloading an encrypted messaging app known as ByLock, which …

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Turkey summons US charge d’affaires over Syria

ANKARA (Web Desk) Turkey on Wednesday summoned a top US diplomat in Ankara to protest Washington’s support of a Kurdish militia in Syria, sources in the Turkish foreign ministry said,the latest in a long-standing disagreement between the NATO allies.The Turkish foreign ministry summoned the US charge d’affaires to voice its …

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Turkey to continue operation in northern Syria: Erdogan

/tie_full_img] ANKARA (Web Desk) Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday (January 9) the country’s military will continue its operations in Afrin and Manbij regions in northern Syria.Erdogan made the comments during a parliamentary address to his ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP), Reuters reported.Turkey launched the Euphrates Shield operation …

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Jordanian FM,EU’s Mogherini discuss Jerusalem

ANKARA (Web Desk) Jordan’s foreign minister and the European Union’s foreign policy chief discussed Jerusalem over the phone Monday and agreed on the need to resolve the Palestinian-Israeli conflict on the basis of a two-state solution, Anadolu reports.In a written statement, Jordan’s Foreign Ministry said Ayman Safadi and Federica Mogherini …

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TURKEY’S ERDOGAN SAYS BILATERAL LEGAL ACCORDS WITH US LOSING VALIDITY

ISTANBUL (Web Desk) Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Friday warned that bilateral legal accords with the United States were “losing validity”, lashing out at Washington over the conviction of a Turkish banker in a US trial.A jury in a US federal court on Wednesday convicted an executive of Turkey’s majority …

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Turkey denies deployment of Russian troops on its territory

ANKARA (Web Desk) The Turkish president’s office denied media reports claiming Russian troops will be deployed in the country during the coming period and described the reports are “incorrect”.A spokesman for the presidency, Ibrahim Kalın said at a press conference held at the presidential complex in the capital Ankara that. …

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Turkey orders dozens of soldiers arrested in Gulen-related probe

ANKARA (Web Desk) Turkish prosecutors have issued arrest warrants for 70 people, including 58 serving soldiers, in an investigation targeting supporters of the US-based cleric accused of orchestrating an attempted coup in July 2016, state media said on Thursday.The operation was focused on the central Turkish province of Konya, with …

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