In Turkish villages along the border, local Kurds and refugees from the Syrian city of Kobani maintain a vigil observing the month-long battle over the besieged town with a mixture of hope and dread.
October 13, 2014
Turkish exploration for hydrocarbon reserves in Cyprus’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ), and particularly in the area south of the island, is a major – though not unexpected – provocation by Ankara,
eKathimerini: October 11, 2014
Turkish officials said they cannot be expected to conduct a ground operation against Islamic State militants in Syria on their own.
October 11, 2014
The Turkish parliament approved a motion on Thursday enabling the government to authorize cross-border military incursions into Iraq and Syria to battle Islamic State militants.
October 2, 2014
A 27-year-old amateur fisherman was sentenced to life in Greece on charges of human trafficking, while his family in Turkey claims he was only sailing near a boat full of illegal immigrants.
Daily Sabah: September 26, 2014
Turkey and its Kurdish population — for decades in conflict — suddenly find themselves facing a common enemy in the Islamic State group.
The Missoulian: September 26, 2014
Government Vice-President and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos on Thursday, September 25 met with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu in New York, within the framework of his participation of Ministerial Week of the 69th UN General Assembly.
September 26, 2014
Turkey has sent a warship to the island of Cyprus to monitor a drillship that has been sent to search for natural gas reserves off the island's coast.
World Bulletin: September 25, 2014
Turkey has begun to close some of its border crossings with Syria after about 130,000 Kurdish refugees entered the country over the weekend.
BBC: September 22, 2014
Noting that the 'TRNC' is an unrecognized country in which the rules of the European Union do not apply, in addition to its population being Muslim, Greek Cypriot Intelligence Agency (KYP) chief Andreas Pentaras said it was possible that ISIL cells are present in the north.
World Bulletin: September 22, 2014