Sinem Koseoglu

Sinem Koseoglu

Middle East

Iran-Iraq quake: 'I am still shaking'

Many in the Iraqi province of Sulaimaniyah are still in shock, saying they're afraid to go back to their homes. They worry that the buildings damaged in Sunday's earthquake will collapse, so they’re sleeping in the open air.

Iran-Iraq quake: 'I am still shaking'

Africa

Thousands left homeless after Niger flooding

Residents in Niamey have criticised the authorities, saying rebuilding efforts in flood-stricken areas have been slow.

Thousands left homeless after Niger flooding

Middle East

S-400: Turkey's mission to boost its air and missile defence

The NATO member is turning to Russia to strengthen its defensive strategic military capabilities.

S-400: Turkey's mission to boost its air and missile defence

Middle East

Turkish referendum could boost young MPs

Turkish voters will head to the polls on Sunday in a referendum that could change the constitution and give President Recep Tayyip Erdogan more powers.

Turkish referendum could boost young MPs

Middle East

Idlib 'chemical attack' victims get treatment in Turkey

A suspected chemical attack in Syria's rebel-held Idlib province killed scores of people on Tuesday. Dozens of victims were taken over the border to neighbouring Turkey for treatment.

Idlib 'chemical attack' victims get treatment in Turkey

Middle East

Turkey: President Erdogan seeks Kurdish support in referendum

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has taken his campaign for sweeping constitutional changes to the country's southeast.

Turkey: President Erdogan seeks Kurdish support in referendum

Middle East

Rex Tillerson visits Turkey amid Syria tensions

Turkey has ended its military operation in northern Syria, where it was taking on ISIL and Kurdish fighters. The announcement came as the US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was getting on a plane for his first official trip to Turkey.

Rex Tillerson visits Turkey amid Syria tensions

Middle East

Turkey fights rising risk of obesity

Government statistics in Turkey show a third of Turks are obese and another third are overweight. Statistics suggest only 20 percent of Turks exercise regularly.

Turkey fights rising risk of obesity