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Judiciary Purge 'Necessary, But Not Enough', Erdogan Says

Thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Ankara for a second night in support for the government and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan after a military coup attempt was foiled.

World » Southeast Europe | July 18, 2016, Monday // 10:54 | Viewed: 1295

Turkey Coup: Bulgaria's PM Concerned over Violence, Revenge

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has expressed his concern about the "escalation of revanchism and the spiral of violence" emerging in Turkey in the aftermath of the failed military coup attempt.

World » Southeast Europe | July 18, 2016, Monday // 09:01 | Viewed: 1745

Serbia Sending Army, Police along Bulgarian Border over Migrants

Serbia's government has approved the establishment of joint military and police teams that will be deployed at the borders with Bulgaria and Macedonia to control the inflow of migrants.

World » Southeast Europe | July 18, 2016, Monday // 07:49 | Viewed: 4017

One Killed, 2 Injured in Takeover of Armenia Police Station

Armenian authorities have said a police officer has died and two others have been killed as a group of armed men have stormed a police station in the capital Yerevan, taking hostages.

World | July 17, 2016, Sunday // 15:10 | Viewed: 1456

Turkey Coup Arrests Reach 6000 - Official

Turkish Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag has said as many as 6000 have been detained since an attempted coup on Friday evening.

World » Southeast Europe | July 17, 2016, Sunday // 13:36 | Viewed: 2272

US-Turkey Tensions Up over Coup Attempt

US Secretary of State John Kerry has said Turkey should avoid "public insinuations" about his country's involvement in the military coup attempt that rocked the nation late on Friday.

World | July 17, 2016, Sunday // 12:42 | Viewed: 1615

French Police Arrest 2 over Nice Attack

Two people have been detained by French authorities in relation to the lorry attack in Nice that left 84 dead and hundreds injured on Bastille Day.

World » EU | July 17, 2016, Sunday // 11:44 | Viewed: 1715

Two Flights betweeen Sofia, Istanbul Cancelled on Sunday

Two of the flights connecting Sofia and Istanbul and scheduled for Sunday have been cancelled, Sofia Airport says.

World » Southeast Europe | July 17, 2016, Sunday // 10:17 | Viewed: 1517

More Than 2800 Arrested, 2700 Judges Dismissed after Turkey Coup Attempt

Some 2839 Turkish Armed Forces officers have been arrested as of Saturday evening, less than 24 hours after an attempted coup d'etat in Turkey was thwarted, officials say.

World » Southeast Europe | July 16, 2016, Saturday // 23:01 | Viewed: 1977

Large-Scale Arrests of Soldiers, Purge of Judges Take Place in Turkey After Failed Coup

Large-scale arrests of soldiers and purge of judges have taken place in Turkey after the unsuccessful attempt for a coup carried out by a group within the Turkish military overnight.

World » Southeast Europe | July 16, 2016, Saturday // 17:23 | Viewed: 1503

Heads of Turkish Air Force, Fleet Reportedly Held Hostage by Coup Plotters

Turkey's commander of the air force, General Abidin Unal as well as Fleet Commander Veysel Kosele have reportedly been held hostage by participants in the unsuccessful attempt for coup carried out by a group within the Turkish military overnight.

World » Southeast Europe | July 16, 2016, Saturday // 15:06 | Viewed: 1879

Eight Participants in Turkey's Military Coup Seek Asylum in Greece

Eight suspected participants in the unsuccessful attempt for coup carried out by a group within the Turkish military overnight, have sought political asylum in Greece.

World » Southeast Europe | July 16, 2016, Saturday // 14:24 | Viewed: 1741

Airspace Over Turkey's Marmara Region Reportedly Closed to Civilian Flights

The airspace over Turkey's northwestern region of Marmara has reportedly been closed to civilian flights.

World » Southeast Europe | July 16, 2016, Saturday // 13:40 | Viewed: 1583

Turkey Reopens Checkpoints Along Border with Bulgaria

Turkey has reopened checkpoints along the border with Bulgaria, which had been closed during the unsuccessful attempt for coup carried out by a group within the Turkish military overnight.

World » Southeast Europe | July 16, 2016, Saturday // 12:36 | Viewed: 1815

Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Nice Bastille Day Attack

Islamic State (IS) has claimed responsibility for the attack in the French coastal city of Nice, which claimed the lives of at least 84 people and left around fifty other critically injured on Thursday evening.

World | July 16, 2016, Saturday // 11:59 | Viewed: 1483

Clashes During Attempted Coup in Turkey Leave Over 100 Military, 47 Civilians Dead

The number of people killed in the unsuccessful attempt for coup carried out by a group within the Turkish military overnight has increased to 150.

World » Southeast Europe | July 16, 2016, Saturday // 10:52 | Viewed: 1642

Officials Have No Information on Bulgarians Injured During Attempted Coup in Turkey

Following an extraordinary meeting with the heads of the security agencies early on Saturday, Prime Minister Boyko Borisov said that there is no information on any Bulgarian citizens injured during the unsuccessful attempt for coup carried out by group wi

World » Southeast Europe | July 16, 2016, Saturday // 10:15 | Viewed: 1558

Erdogan: Military Not Governing Country after Coup Attempt

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said it is the elected government, and not the Turkish military, that is governing the country.

World » Southeast Europe | July 16, 2016, Saturday // 06:41 | Viewed: 1759

Turkey Coup Death Toll Rises to 60 - President's Office

At least 60 people have been killed in Turkish capital Ankara, officians in the country say.

World » Southeast Europe | July 16, 2016, Saturday // 05:47 | Viewed: 2068

Hundreds of Armed Forces' Members Detained over Turkey Coup Attempt

At least 754 members of Turkey's armed forces have been detained across the country amid an attempted coup d'etat in the country, state-run Anadoly agency has said.

World » Southeast Europe | July 16, 2016, Saturday // 05:15 | Viewed: 1939

Bulgaria Following Turkey Coup Attempt with Anxiety

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said his country is following closely the developments in Turkey.

World » Southeast Europe | July 16, 2016, Saturday // 04:50 | Viewed: 1931