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.

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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

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Turkey opens trial of suspected military coup plotters

Trial of 221 main suspects of July 15 coup bid begins amid heavy security and calls for death penalty.

Turkey opens trial of suspected military coup plotters

Turkey

Malaysia deports Turkish nationals accused of coup link

Police confirm three citizens arrested under security law returned to Ankara as rights group warns of 'crass abuse'.

Malaysia deports Turkish nationals accused of coup link

Middle East

Turkey detains ex-stock exchange workers for Gulen link

State-run media says 62 detained are suspected of being linked to the US-based cleric blamed by Turkey for failed coup.

Turkey detains ex-stock exchange workers for Gulen link

Middle East

Turkey suspends 9,000 police officers for 'Gulen links'

Suspension follows arrests targeting alleged network of US-based cleric blamed by Turkey for failed coup attempt.

Middle East

UK report: Some Gulenists involved in Turkish coup

'Relative lack of hard evidence' that Gulen movement as a whole was behind coup attempt, UK Parliament reports says.

UK report: Some Gulenists involved in Turkish coup

Europe

Turkey protests against Norway giving officers asylum

Ambassador to Ankara summoned after Norway grants political asylum to Turkish officers allegedly linked to failed coup.

Turkey protests against Norway giving officers asylum