The Istanbul Metropolitan Munipality city council on March 15 unanimously terminated its sister city protocol with Rotterdam, after a call from Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
Turkey Aggression Gains in Attack to Syria; 17 Dead soldiers and 30 destroyed tanks. Turkish Army stepp up its attacks on ISIS in North of Syria on past 48 Hours as the number of its soldiers killed in Syria rose to five in 2 days.
Turkish warplanes have carried out a series of airstrikes on the Syrian city of al-Bab in yet another blatant act of aggression against the sovereignty of the Arab state.
Binali Yildirim Turkish Prime minister says victims of PKK bomb attack outside a police building early Friday in Turkey's southeastern city of Diyarbakir left 8 killed and over 100 wounded.
Iraq's joint operations command on Monday denied Turkey was participating in military operations to retake the northern city of Mosul from the Islamic State group.
Damascus has understood that Kurds in northern Syria have become a threat after Syrian government jets pounded US-backed Kurdish forces in the country’s northeast late last week, Turkish premier Binali Yildirim said Saturday.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says from now on all military commanders will report directly to the country’s defense minister and that all military academies will be closed.
Local media have reported that Turkish police has raided the Incirlik base to search and investigate this place where the US-led coalition's jets are based.
The Syrian army and its allies' resolve to lay siege on Aleppo and cut off Turkey's supply routes to the terrorists is the root cause of Ankara's changed policy on Syria, a prominent analyst said.
A total of 2,839 members of Turkey's military have been detained in connection with an attempted coup overnight, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Saturday.