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With Metal Skulls and Horns, Turkish Artist Re-interprets Ancient Stories

ISTANBUL In a disused hangar in Istanbul, Turkish artist Ahmet Gunestekin uses thousands of metal human skulls and twisting, spiky animal horns to re-tell some ancient myths in a towering, …

283 migrants held across Turkey

Security forces held a total of 283 migrants across Turkey on Tuesday.

In Turkey's northwestern province of Kirklareli, gendarmerie forces held 84 migrants of Iranian, Pakistani, Iraqi and Afghan nationality …

Italy: 2026 Winter Olympic Games Bid ‘Dead’

ROME The Italian government said on Tuesday it will no longer back a bid to stage the 2026 Winter Olympics jointly in Milan, Turin and Cortina after the mayors of …

UN Chief Welcomes De-escalation in Syria’s Idlib

UNITED NATIONS The U.N. secretary-general has welcomed an agreement reached Monday between the presidents of Russia and Turkey to create a demilitarized buffer zone in Syria's Idlib region, saying it …

2 Daesh-linked suspects arrested in Turkey

Security forces arrested two suspects in central Turkey for alleged links to the Daesh terror group, a local police source said on Tuesday.

Counter-terror squads carried out an early morning …

Renovated Cemetery Shows Armenians’ History in Cairo

CAIRO, EGYPT Renovation work is nearly complete on an Armenian cemetery in Cairo whose graves reflect a 100 years of the community's history in the Egyptian capital.

Workers have fixed …