Saturday, Sep 21
Turkish wrestler to compete in the 2020 Olympics final
Taha Akgül beats China's Deng 5-0 in men's freestyle 125 kg semifinal to advance to final in World Wrestling Championships.
S-400 missile systems to be installed by December 2019
Turkey issues warning to US on safe zone
Turkey had accused the US of dragging its feet and having a different concept for the safe zone.
‘Closed Maraş’ in N.Cypriot to be opened after property returned
Abandoned after the passage of a 1984 UN Security Council resolution, Maras’ reopening was announced by Turkish Cypriot authorities on June 18.
Mothers’ protest against PKK continues in Turkey
The protest had started on Sept. 3 in Diyarbakir after a mother said her 17-year-old son was forcibly recruited by the PKK through members of the Peoples' Democratic Party.
Several blasts hit chemicals factory in Istanbul
New forces begin duty in Turkey's northern Iraq operation
On May 27, Turkey launched Operation Claw against the PKK in the Hakurk region of northern Iraq.
Turkish wrestler wins the World Championship
Turkish gov’t condemns Taliban’s bomb attack in Afghanistan
Ahead of the general elections on September 28, a suicide attack has caused the death of 24 people.
District governor assumes charge as mayor in SE Turkey
The move comes as governor of Kulp district was remanded in custody following a deadly PKK bombing last week.
President Erdoğan meets Russia’s Putin in Ankara
Turkey’s president on Monday met his Russian counterpart in the capital Ankara ahead of a trilateral summit on Syria.
Rouhani arrives in Ankara for trilateral summit
The summit on Monday is a follow-up of the landmark Astana talks on Syria.
Turkey’s delivery of Russian S-400 system completed
A statement by Defense Ministry announced that the final parts of the second battery of Russian missile defense system arrived at Murted Airbase on Sunday.
Claw-3 Operation against terrorist continues in n. Iraq
Explosive devices used by PKK terrorists seized by security units, says Turkish Defense Ministry.
Erdoğan: We can purchase Patriots from US
President Erdoğan reiterated that Turkey would take care of itself if Washington continued its current stance on Turkey's exclusion from the F-35 fighter jet program.
Twin quakes rocks Turkish capital
Two earthquakes, the strongest registering a preliminary magnitude of 4.8, rocked Turkey's capital Ankara in the early hours.
US to continue with Turkey on Syria issue
On Thursday, Turkish and US helicopters took off from Sanliurfa, where the two countries’ armed forces have a joint operations center from where they flew to the Syrian side of the border.
Families continue protesting PKK abductions
Total of 22 families joined the protests outside opposition party building in SE Turkey to save their children from PKK terrorists.
Turkish current account sees $1.2B surplus in July
The development is mainly attributable to a $2.4 billion decrease in the goods item.
PKK terrorists kill 7 civilians in Turkey
According to the local sources, 13 others injured when terrorists target vehicle carrying villagers.