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Turkey arrests 2 suspected of New Year's bomb plot

Turkey on Wednesday detained two suspected Islamic State members believed to be planning suicide attacks on New Year's celebrations in the country's capital.
December 30, 2015

Turkish and Greek fighters engage in dogfight over the Aegean Sea

According to Greek media outlets, Greek and Turkish jets engaged in a brief dogfight over the Aegean Sea after Turkish aircraft violated Greek airspace “several times.”
The Aviasonist: December 30, 2015

Turkey continues crackdown on PKK in southeastern regions

A reported 10,000 Turkish troops and police are carrying out operations in Cizre and Silopi, two largely Kurdish areas in southeastern Turkey's Sirnak province.
December 20, 2015

Turkey to withdraw troops from Iraq after Obama appeal

Turkey is pulling troops out of northern Iraq in an effort to de-escalate tensions with the Iraqi government, a day after President Barack Obama urged Ankara to withdraw its troops.
December 20, 2015

Turkey looking to end Russian gas dependence

A Russian warship firing warning shots against a Turkish fishing boat Sunday was the latest sign bilateral tensions continue to grow.
December 14, 2015

Russian destroyer fires warning shots at Turkish vessel in Aegean

The Russian defense ministry said that one of its destroyers in the Aegean Sea had to fire small arms warning shots Sunday at a Turkish fishing vessel to prevent a collision.
December 14, 2015

Turkish court to determine if Gollum-Erdogan comparison is insult

The fate of a Turkish doctor is in the hands of experts who are tasked with determining whether he insulted the Turkish president by comparing him with the Gollum character from the “Lord of the Rings.”
December 11, 2015

'Yes to Euro coast guard, no to joint Greek-Turkish patrols'

"We must all understand that our international obligation regarding the Schengen treaty is to effectively contribute to the battle against terrorism,
December 11, 2015

Concerns grow about Turkey-EU agreement

Human rights groups and opposition parties in Turkey are expressing concern over a multi-billion-euro deal reached Sunday between Ankara and the European Union to stem migrant flows.
December 1, 2015

Russia says Turkey 'shot down plane for IS oil'

Russia has accused Turkey of shooting down its warplane near the border with Syria in order to protect its oil trade with the Islamic State (IS) group.
BBC: November 30, 2015