Daily Archives: March 2, 2019

Turkey: Terrorism at home, abroad to be defeated

Turkey will defeat terrorism both inside the country and abroad, said Turkey's national defense minister on Saturday.

Terrorists inside the country were largely neutralized, Hulusi Akar told a group of …

Turkey stepping up anti-PKK terror operations

Turkey has stepped up the number of its counter-terror operations against the PKK across the country in recent years, said Turkey's interior minister on Saturday.

"Since the beginning of 2019, …

US should change its mind on Iran sanctions: Turkey

Turkey is looking for the U.S. to change its mind about Iran sanctions, Turkey's foreign minister said on Saturday.

Speaking at an event hosted by the Bursa Chamber of Commerce …

Over 40 irregular migrants held in Turkey

At least 43 irregular migrants were held across Turkey, security sources said on Saturday.

In the northwestern province of Canakkale, 24 irregular migrants were held in the Biga district by …

Turkey: 6 suspected DHKP-C terrorists arrested

Appearing in court on Saturday, six accused DHKP-C terrorists were formally arrested after their capture in Istanbul earlier this week, according to security sources.

On Tuesday, counter-terrorism police captured the …

Turkey defense industry eyes full national development

Turkey is now meeting 65 percent of its defense needs through its own local and national defense industry, and it is eyeing further development, said the Turkish vice president on …