Turkey

Turkey-US can turn Raqqa into a 'graveyard for ISIL'

Turkish President Erdogan also suggests launching cross-border operations against Kurdish rebels in northern Syria.

Erdogan: Turkey and US can wipe out ISIL in Raqqa

Middle East

Turkey says 11 Syrian Kurds killed in border clash

Turkish army says YPG fighters fired rockets across the border, prompting retaliation by Turkish forces.

Turkey says 11 Syrian Kurds killed in border clash

ISIS

From Mosul to Raqqa: 'Our family is still suffering'

An Iraqi man shares his story of fleeing ISIL in Iraq and then in Syria, only to be stopped at the Turkish border.

From Mosul to Raqqa: 'Our family is still suffering'

Syria's Civil War

Analysis: What's next for Turkey in Syria?

The Euphrates Shield 'reached its natural limits', but Turkey is not ready to leave Syria, according to analysts.

Analysis: What's next for Turkey in Syria?

ISIS

Turkey-US: 'Difficult decisions' when it comes to Kurds

'A number of options' for Raqqa military operation in Syria, but no agreement reached between Turks and Americans.

Syria: Kurdish YPG fighters dominate Turkey-US talks

Middle East

Turkey ends 'Euphrates Shield' operation in Syria

Turkey says military offensive in northern Syria is over, but does not specify whether it will withdraw troops.

Turkey ends 'Euphrates Shield' operation in Syria

Turkey-Syria border

Syria's war: ISIL's explosive legacy

Displaced Syrians returning home face the grave threat of IEDs left behind by fleeing ISIL fighters.

Syria's war: ISIL's explosive legacy

Syria's Civil War

'Syrian' warplane crashes near Turkish border

Syrian rebel group says it shot down the plane but officials yet to confirm cause of crash in Turkish province of Hatay.

'Syrian' warplane crashes near Turkish border

Middle East

'Air strikes kill 11 civilians' in Syria's Hama

Bombing of livestock market in ISIL-held Oqayrabat village possibly carried out by Russian fighter jets, monitor says.

'Air strikes kill 11 civilians' in Hama province

Middle East

Rival Kurdish groups clash in Iraq's Sinjar region

Kurdish leader Masoud Barzani's close ties with Ankara blamed for clashes between Peshmerga and YBS fighters.

Rival Kurdish groups clash in Iraq's Sinjar region

Turkey-Syria border

Syria's war: 'Hope is all I have'

A Syrian freelancer who lost his leg during a gun battle between rebels and regime forces shares his story of hope.

Syria's war: 'Hope is all I have'

Middle East

Deadly blast hits town in Turkey's Sanliurfa

Car bomb kills at least three-year-old child and wounds 15 people in Viransehir, according to local governor.

Explosion hits Viransehir in Turkey's southeast

Middle East

Al Bab: Russia-Turkey understanding on Euphrates Shield

Ankara's plans to push further east and south of Al Bab might face serious diplomatic challenges, say analysts.

Al Bab: 'When the tide is turning, ISIL go apocalyptic'

Turkey-Syria border

Dozens of ISIL fighters killed by Turkish-led forces

Battle for Syrian city of al-Bab intensifies with 58 ISIL fighters killed as rebels and government troops converge.

Dozens of ISIL fighters killed by Turkish-led forces

Syria's Civil War

Displaced Syrians stuck in limbo at Idlib's Taiba camp

Thousands of Syrians evacuated from east Aleppo last year face an uncertain future in Idlib province.

Displaced Syrians stuck in limbo at Idlib's Taiba camp