Turkey

Turkey sacks 2,766 civil servants over 'terror' links

More than 600 military staff and 360 gendarmes among the public employees dismissed by emergency decree.

Turkey sacks 2,766 civil servants over 'terror' links

Turkey

Turkey-Europe tensions high as EU summit opens

EU meeting in Brussels comes amid deteriorating relations and calls to freeze Ankara's EU membership bid.

Turkey-Europe tensions high as EU summit opens

Turkey

Spat with US to be resolved soon: Turkey's deputy PM

Tensions have risen in recent days after the detentions of two locally employed US consulate staff.

Spat with US to be resolved soon: Turkey's deputy PM

Turkey

What prompted the US-Turkey visa dispute?

Visa suspension was a reaction to Ankara's Syria policy and the arrest of a US embassy employee, Turkish official says.

What prompted the US-Turkey visa dispute?

Middle East

Turkey sentences 40 to life for trying to kill Erdogan

Rogue soldiers convicted in a major trial linked to last year's failed coup attempt that left hundreds dead.

Turkey sentences 40 to life for trying to kill Erdogan

Turkey

Turkey detains two Germans in relation to Gulen probe

Police tell state media the duo was held in Antalya over probe into Gulen group, which Ankara blames for failed coup.

Turkey detains two Germans in relation to Gulen probe

Turkey

Europe court rejects bid to free hunger-striking Turks

European Court of Human Rights says health condition of two educators sacked in post-coup purge is not life-threatening.

ECHR rejects bid to release Turkey's Ozakca and Gulmen

Middle East

Hundreds face judges in Turkey's biggest coup trial

Almost 500 suspects are accused of conspiring to overthrow the government from an airbase seen as the plotters' hub.

Hundreds face judges in Turkey's biggest coup trial

Middle East

Huge rallies in Turkey mark failed 2016 coup

President Erdogan addresses tens of thousands of people who turned out with flags on the streets of Istanbul and Ankara.

Politics

Turkey marks one year since failed coup attempt

Ankara declares July 15 a national holiday as President Erdogan leads events marking the defeat of coup plotters.

Turkey attempted coup

Turkey's failed coup attempt: All you need to know

An in-depth look at the key issues surrounding the deadly coup attempt that shook Turkey in July 2016.

Turkey's failed coup attempt: All you need to know

Middle East

Turkey dismisses thousands of police and civil servants

A total of 7,563 people, including police, have been dismissed in the latest purge, the Anadolu news agency reports.

Turkey dismisses thousands of police and civil servants

Opinion

Middle Eastern supporters of Turkey's failed coup

A year on, the UAE and Egypt's involvement in Turkey's failed coup attempt is more apparent than ever before.

Ismail Numan Telci

by Ismail Numan Telci

Ismail Numan Telci

Turkey

Erdogan links detained rights activists to failed coup

Turkish leader calls meeting raided by police a continuation of the 2016 putsch, a claim Amnesty International denies.

Erdogan links detained rights activists to failed coup

Media

Talk shows, Islamist women and post-Arab Spring media

Scholars have analysed the media landscapes of Turkey, Tunisia and Morocco – three countries in political transition.

Talk shows, Islamist women and post-Arab Spring media