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Explosion hits police compound in southeastern Turkish city of Diyarbakir


Tue Apr 11, 2017 | 5:11am EDT

Smoke is seen coming out from a building after an explosion in Diyarbakir, Turkey April 11 ,2017 in this still frame taken from video. 197 more words


Ankara preparing to launch new operation against outlawed PKK in Sinjar region of northern Iraq. 113 more words

Warring Sides

Canadian dual citizen found guilty of insulting Turkey's president

A Canadian woman detained in Turkey has been found guilty of insulting the country’s president, but said she has been released from prison as her lawyer pursues an appeal of the case. 470 more words


Twenty-six people detained over car bomb attack in Turkey

Turkish authorities detained 26 people over a car bomb attack in the southeastern town of Viransehir, the provincial governor’s office said on Saturday.

A vehicle loaded with explosives was remotely detonated late on Friday in the garden of a housing complex for judges and prosecutors, killing a child and wounding 17 people. 165 more words

Kurdish Militants Claim Car Bomb Attack in Turkey's Izmir


JAN. 11, 2017, 6:00 A.M. E.S.T.

ISTANBUL — Kurdish militants have claimed responsibility for last week’s car bombing attack that killed a policeman and a courthouse employee in western Turkey. 154 more words

Turkey car bomb and gun attack on courthouse in Izmir -- Deep sense of unease in Turkey

BBC News

The attackers tried to flee after detonating a car bomb, officials said. AFP photo

Two attackers, a policeman and a court worker have been killed in a car bomb and gun assault on a courthouse in the Turkish city of Izmir, state media say. 687 more words