Daily Archives: January 3, 2018

PKK/PYD terrorist arrested in southern Turkey

A PKK/PYD terrorist has been arrested while another surrendered to security forces along the Syrian border in southern Turkey, officials said Wednesday.According to a written statement by Mardin Governor's Office, a PKK/PYD terrorist turned himself in ...

Turkish president stresses on peace, stability in Iran

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stressed on peace and stability in Iran when he talked to his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani over the phone on Wednesday, according to a Turkish presidential source.The two leaders discussed the protests across Iran t...

China introduces online visa service for Turkey

Turkish citizens will now be able to apply for Chinese visas online, Ankara's ambassador to Beijing said Wednesday.Abdulkadir Emin Onen said in a statement: "Chinese visa application for citizens of Turkey has been changed to an appointment system via ...

Over 4,000 undocumented migrants held in Turkey

More than 4,250 undocumented migrants and refugees who were trying to reach Europe using illegal routes as well as over 100 smugglers were held in Turkey during 2017, according to a security source.Close to 200 Turkish nationals, suspected of being

Terrorist suspects arrested near Turkey’s Greek border

Three suspects allegedly linked to the PKK and Fetullah Terror Organization (FETO) terrorist groups were arrested in western Turkey while trying to cross into Greece, a military source said on Wednesday.Border troops rounded up two PKK suspects identif...

Turkey: Bill dropped on street paid off by stranger

From southwestern Turkey comes a tale of selfless help extended to a perfect stranger, known only from paper lying on the street, easily mistaken for rubbish.But when Ramazan Ozlen from the Denizli province, who was on his way to work