Latest news Turkey

  1. Turkey quarantines migrants at Greek border
    • 11:54
    • 27 mar

    Turkey quarantines migrants at Greek border

    People stranded for a month were transferred to center

  2. Coronavirus: Turkey shuts universities for entire semester
    • 16:15
    • 26 mar

    Coronavirus: Turkey shuts universities for entire semester

    Only online learning, schools already closed

  3. Coronavirus: 410 arrested in Turkey for 'provocative posts'
    • 15:51
    • 25 mar

    Coronavirus: 410 arrested in Turkey for 'provocative posts'

    Messages on social media criticized government on emergency

  4. Khashoggi: Istanbul prosecutors seek 18 life sentences
    • 13:35
    • 25 mar

    Khashoggi: Istanbul prosecutors seek 18 life sentences

    For alleged Saudi agents accused of premeditated murder

  5. Coronavirus: Istanbul's Grand Bazaar closes
    • 17:52
    • 23 mar

    Coronavirus: Istanbul's Grand Bazaar closes

    Until further notice

  6. Coronavirus: Two flights from Turkey to repatriate Italians
    • 12:46
    • 23 mar

    Coronavirus: Two flights from Turkey to repatriate Italians

    Will depart from Istanbul tomorrow for Rome and Milan

  7. Coronavirus: 21 dead in Istanbul due to adulterated alcohol
    • 12:22
    • 20 mar

    Coronavirus: 21 dead in Istanbul due to adulterated alcohol

    Victims thought beverage would prevent contagion

  8. Coronavirus: Turkey, aiming to test 15,000 people a day
    • 17:45
    • 19 mar

    Coronavirus: Turkey, aiming to test 15,000 people a day

    '372,000 returned from abroad being monitored'

  9. Turkey to repatriate 3,614 from Europe due to COVID-19
    • 16:29
    • 17 mar

    Turkey to repatriate 3,614 from Europe due to COVID-19

    2-wk quarantine, considering state of emergency

  10. Erdogan, Merkel and Macron discuss migrants in video call
    • 15:54
    • 17 mar

    Erdogan, Merkel and Macron discuss migrants in video call

    On Turkish request for new pact with EU

  11. Turkey: 125-year jail term to Alan Kurdi smugglers
    • 12:54
    • 13 mar

    Turkey: 125-year jail term to Alan Kurdi smugglers

    Three convicted of murder, human trafficking

  12. Migrants in new clashes on Greek-Turkish border
    • 12:45
    • 12 mar

    Migrants in new clashes on Greek-Turkish border

    Border forces on alert as Frontex chief visits area

  13. Syria: Erdogan says truce violated in Idlib, Russia must act
    • 12:45
    • 11 mar

    Syria: Erdogan says truce violated in Idlib, Russia must act

    'In case of attack against our positions, we will act'