Sinem Koseoglu

Sinem Koseoglu

Europe

Iran oil sanctions to hit Turkish economy

Turkey has no reserves of its own so is dependent on oil and gas imports, leaving it vulnerable to a rise in energy prices.

Iran oil sanctions to hit Turkish economy

United States

Turkey caught between Russian S-400 and US Patriot missiles

NATO nations view Turkey's purchase of the Russian defence system with suspicion but Ankara is pressing ahead.

Turkey caught between Russian S-400 and US Patriot missiles

Jamal Khashoggi

Khashoggi's remains may have been burned in well: Report

Security camera footage shows the remains being carried inside the consul general's residence, where the well is located.

Khashoggi's remains may have been burned in well: Report

Middle East

Turkey food prices soar to 20-year high

The price of vegetables is dominating Turkish headlines and with elections approaching, the government has introduced a programme to try to lower the cost of groceries.

Turkey food prices soar to 20-year high

Syria's War

Should ex-ISIL fighters be rehabilitated?

As ISIL clings to its last stronghold in the country, Syria must decide what to do, and how to handle, the armed group's former fighters.

Should ex-ISIL fighters be rehabilitated?

Middle East

Turkish forces conduct military exercises on Syria border

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is hopeful an agreement can be reached with Turkey to protect Kurdish troops.

Turkish forces conduct military exercises on Syria border

Middle East

Syria's war: Life in al-Bab after ISIL

The growing Syrian town is seen by Ankara as the gate to Turkey's security.

Syria's war: Life in al-Bab after ISIL

Middle East

Turkey enforces plastic bag charge to clean up Mediterranean Sea

The Mediterranean's waters are polluted with thousands of tonnes of plastic every year.

Turkey enforces plastic bag charge to clean up Mediterranean Sea

Asia

Pakistan PM Khan says he wants to strengthen ties with Turkey

Imran Khan pays his first visit to Turkey since taking office and meets Turkish President Erdogan.

Pakistan PM Khan says he wants to strengthen ties with Turkey

Middle East

Turkey tries to maintain ties with Riyadh

Analysts say from the beginning President Erdogan wanted to shed light on the murder without harming relations.

Turkey tries to maintain ties with Riyadh

Middle East

Russia, Turkey complete major phase of TurkStream gas pipeline

Turkey and Russia leaders mark completion of a key phase in construction of natural gas pipeline under the Black Sea.

Russia, Turkey complete major phase of TurkStream gas pipeline

Middle East

Turkey begins drilling in search of oil, gas in Mediterranean

Turkish ship Fatih begins the first oil and gas exploration exercise around 110km off the Mediterranean coastline.

Turkey begins drilling in search of oil, gas in Mediterranean