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Turkey PM: PKK - not ISIL - bombed police HQ killing 11

Prime Minister says Kurdistan Workers Party behind Friday blast that also wounded more than 100 after ISIL makes claim.

Turkey

Bomb blast kills children in Turkey's Sirnak

At least two children killed and four wounded in an explosion officials blame on the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party.

War & Conflict

Turkey detains Diyarbakir co-mayors

State media cites an ongoing investigation into outlawed armed PKK group as the reason for the politicians' detentions.

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Turkey: Police officers killed in Bingol blast

At least 19 people wounded besides the dead in car bombing in southeastern Bingol province where the PKK is active.

Turkey

Turkish ruling party official shot dead

Gunmen burst into the office of Deryan Aktert, an AK Party official in the southeast, as PKK claims responsibility.

Turkey

Turkey: Deaths as car bomb hits Hakkari army station

At least 18 people, including eight civilians, killed in PKK bombing in country's southeast, PM Binali Yildirim says.

Turkey attempted coup

Turkey shuts down TV channel over 'terror propaganda'

Pro-Kurdish IMC TV becomes the latest media outlet to be closed down under the government's state of emergency powers.

War & Conflict

Ten Turkish troops killed in two separate 'PKK attacks'

State media blames Kurdish fighters for bomb and armed attacks carried out in southeastern Mardin and Sirnak provinces.

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Blast strikes near ruling AK party's HQ in Turkey's Van

At least 48 people wounded as large explosion hits near AK party headquarters in southern city, officials say.

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Turkey removes 24 mayors over 'PKK links'

Turkey appoints trustee mayors to 24 municipalities on grounds that previous mayors provided support to "terrorists".

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Turkey conducting 'largest ever' operations against PKK

At least 186 PKK fighters killed, military says, as thousands of teachers with alleged links to the group are suspended.

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Turkey suspends 11,000 teachers for suspected PKK links

Thousands of education staff suspended as President Erdogan announces largest ever operation against Kurdish fighters.

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Turkey: Deadly clashes between military and Kurdish PKK

Turkish military says it "neutralised" at least 100 PKK fighters, without specifying how many were killed or wounded.