Russia

Russia, Iran, Turkey to hold fourth round of Syria talks in Sochi

Trilateral summit between 'guarantor countries' to focus on long-term settlement of the Syrian crisis, the Kremlin says.

Russia, Iran, Turkey to hold fourth round of Syria talks in Sochi

Middle East

Turkey's construction industry struggles on

Fantasy homes sitting vacant have become a stark reminder of Turkey's financial struggle.

Germany

Germany shuts publishers for alleged PKK links

Interior ministry declares ban against two companies 'posing as publishers' to benefit outlawed Kurdish group.

Germany bans publishing houses over alleged PKK links

Turkey

'Food terrorism': Turkey cuts prices as elections near

President Erdogan told a campaign rally that rising food prices were a 'terrorist attack' by unidentified powers.

Food prices slashed as Turkey readies for local elections

Jamal Khashoggi

Jamal Khashoggi case: All the latest updates

Here are the latest developments related to the Saudi journalist's murder inside the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul.

Jamal Khashoggi case: All the latest updates

Syria's War

Russia, Turkey agree to 'take decisive measures' in Syria's Idlib

Defence ministers meet amid calls from Moscow for Ankara to do more to remove hard-line fighters from the province.

Russia, Turkey agree to 'take decisive measures' in Syria's Idlib

Uighur

China rejects Turkey criticism on Uighurs, denies poet's death

Ankara had condemned Beijing's treatment of its Muslim ethnic Uighur minority, calling it a 'shame for humanity'.

China rejects Turkey criticism on Uighurs, denies poet's death

Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi minister rejects UN probe into Khashoggi killing

Adel al-Jubeir dismisses inquiry by UN rapporteur, says 'there was no order' to kill Saudi journalist.

Uighur

Turkey asks China to close Uighur 'concentration camps'

Turkey calls China's treatment of its Muslim ethnic Uighur minority 'a great cause of shame for humanity'.

'Shame for humanity': Turkey urges China to close Uighur camps

Turkey

Death toll in Turkey building collapse rises to 17

According to the Turkish Ministry of Health, thirteen people still remain in the hospital.

Death toll in Turkey building collapse rises to 17

Jamal Khashoggi

No closure without Khashoggi's body, says fiancee

Hatice Cengiz says she is hopeful the killers will be punished and appeals to EU and the US to closely follow the case.

Jamal Khashoggi murder: No closure without body, says fiancee

Middle East

Syrian artists use music and comedy to promote idea of freedom

Eight years ago, many Syrians had no idea that their creativity would be used to hide their pain.

Saudi Arabia

UN: Riyadh 'undermined' Turkey's access to Khashoggi murder scene

Agnes Callamard expressed 'major concerns' about fairness for the 11 suspects on trial for the murder in Saudi Arabia.

United Nations

UN: Khashoggi murder 'perpetrated' by Saudi officials

International inquiry says Saudi journalist's killing was premeditated 'by officials of the state of Saudi Arabia'.

Kurds

Kurds in Iraq say US withdrawal from Syria a mistake

Iraq's Kurdish Peshmerga leaders say ISIL still a threat and US should not withdraw from Syria.

Kurds in Iraq say US withdrawal from Syria a mistake