Huge Explosion Rocks Istanbul Metro Station

A huge blast has occurred at Bayrampasa metro station of Istanbul, local media report.

World » Southeast Europe | 4 hours ago | Viewed: 1231

Turkey's Erdogan 'Ready to Stand Down' If IS Oil Trade Claims Are Proven

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday said he was ready to step down if allegations that Ankara traded oil with the Islamic State (IS) group were proven, local media outlets say.

World » Southeast Europe | 4 hours ago | Viewed: 663

German Govt Endorses Military Mission to Back Anti-IS Fight in Syria

Germany’s government on Tuesday approved plans to provide military support to the international operation against the Islamic State (IS) group in Syria, DPA reported.

World | 7 hours ago | Viewed: 668

PM Cameron to Ask Parliament to Expand UK Anti-IS Strikes to Syria Wednesday

British Prime Minister David Cameron will seek parliament approval on Wednesday for extending UK air strikes against the Islamic State (IS) group to Syria.

World | 9 hours ago | Viewed: 594

German Military Rule out Cooperation with Syria Govt in Anti-IS Strikes

The military force, which Germany plans to send to Syria to fight the Islamic State group, won’t  cooperate with Syrian government troops, a German Defence Ministry spokesman has said.

World | December 1, 2015, Tuesday // 12:00 | Viewed: 824

Obama Expresses Regret to Putin Over Downed Su-24 Bomber

US President Barack Obama expressed on Monday regret to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin over the downed Russian Su-24 bomber.

World | November 30, 2015, Monday // 18:01 | Viewed: 1297

Vice-President Georgieva: Restricting Free Movement of People Will be Harsh Blow to EU

According to European Commission Vice-President Kristalina Georgieva, restricting the free movement of people in the EU will be a harsh blow to the Union, as it constitutes one of its pillars.

World » EU | November 30, 2015, Monday // 17:01 | Viewed: 1378

Putin 'Not Planning to Meet Erdogan' at Paris Climate Talks

Russian President Vladimir Putin has no plans on meeting Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the sidelines of high-level climate talks in Paris (COP21) starting today, Putin's press secretary has said.

World » Russia | November 30, 2015, Monday // 13:47 | Viewed: 1306

Turkey's Erdogan Says Ready to Meet Putin over Russia Plane

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has confirmed his readiness to hold a meeting with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin over the incident of last week when Ankara fighter jets downed a Russia plane for allegedly violating Turkish airspace.

World | November 30, 2015, Monday // 10:09 | Viewed: 1330

Turkey Gets EUR 3 B, Visa Waiver to Deter EU-Bound Migrants

Turkey is to get some EUR 3 B in funding, visa liberalization with the EU, and the prospect of having membership talks renewed, EU and Turkish leaders have decided at a Sunday summit.

World » EU | November 30, 2015, Monday // 08:48 | Viewed: 1472

Turkey to Hand Over Body of Pilot of Downed Su-24 to Russia

Turkey will hand over the body of the pilot of the downed Su-24 warplane to Russia.

World | November 29, 2015, Sunday // 14:05 | Viewed: 1575

Leaders of EU, Turkey to Hold Summit on Migration Crisis

The Heads of State or Government of the EU member states and Turkey will meet in Brussels on Sunday to discuss measures on managing the ongoing migration crisis.

World | November 29, 2015, Sunday // 11:55 | Viewed: 1664

Clash Between Macedonian Police, Migrants Leaves Scores Injured at Border with Greece

A clash between Macedonian police and migrants left up to forty people injured at the Macedonian-Greek border on Saturday.

World » Southeast Europe | November 29, 2015, Sunday // 11:33 | Viewed: 2141

Russian President Signs Decree Introducing Sanctions Against Turkey

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed on Saturday a decree introducing a set of economic sanctions against Turkey.

World | November 29, 2015, Sunday // 10:40 | Viewed: 1775

Turkey Tells Its Citizens to Delay Travel to Russia

Turkey has advised its citizens to delay non-essential trips to Russia until the current crisis in baletaral relations is resolved.

World | November 28, 2015, Saturday // 15:53 | Viewed: 1974

Macedonian Army Builds Metal Fence on Border with Greece    

The Macedonian Army has begun erecting a wire fence along the country’s border with Greece to control a wave of migrants trying to cross, local TV channel Telma reported on Saturday.

World » Southeast Europe | November 28, 2015, Saturday // 14:25 | Viewed: 2250

Ankara-Moscow Relations Won't Fall Victim to Russian Warplane Downing - Turkish Deputy PM

Ankara and Moscow won't sacrifice their bilateral relations because of Tuesday's downing of a Russian warplane by a Turkish fighter jet, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus has said.

World | November 28, 2015, Saturday // 11:19 | Viewed: 1708

Turkish Air Force Reportedly Suspends Flights over Syria

The Turkish military have suspended flights over Syria, part of the U.S.-led campaign of airstrikes on targets of the Islamic State group, in the wake of Tuesday’s downing of a Russian warplane by a Turkish jet fighter, reported on F

World | November 27, 2015, Friday // 21:34 | Viewed: 2516

Russia to Suspend Visa-free Travel Regime with Turkey from 2016

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has said that Russia will suspend its visa-free regime with Turkey from the beginning of next year.

World » Russia | November 27, 2015, Friday // 18:52 | Viewed: 2264

France to Commemorate Paris Victims With National Memorial Service

France will commemorate the victims of the attacks in Paris on November 13 by holding a national memorial service on Friday.

World » EU | November 27, 2015, Friday // 10:42 | Viewed: 1567

German Police Arrests Two Suspected Jihadists in Berlin

German police detained on Thursday two suspected jihadists in Berlin during a series of raids targeting possible Islamists.

World » EU | November 27, 2015, Friday // 10:00 | Viewed: 1697