Middle East

Turkey bombs Kurdish region in Iraq after diplomat killed

Turkish defence minister said the attack 'dealt a heavy blow' to the 'terrorist' Kurdish armed group, PKK, in Qandil.

Turkey bombs Kurdish region in Iraq after diplomat killed

Turkey

Trump: No decision yet on Turkey sanctions over S-400 purchase

US president says he hasn't ruled out imposing sanctions on Turkey over its purchase of Russia's S-400 defence system.

Trump: No decision yet on Turkey sanctions over S-400 purchase

Turkey

US expels Turkey from F-35 fighter jet programme

The move comes after Ankara began accepting delivery of Russia's S-400 air defence system last week.

US expels Turkey from F-35 fighter jet programme

Turkey

Turkish envoy killed in Iraq by gunmen in restaurant attack

Three assailants opened fire after entering a Turkish restaurant in Erbil, capital of the Kurdish region in Iraq.

Turkish envoy killed in Iraq by gunmen in restaurant attack

Middle East

At least three Turkish diplomats killed in Iraq's Erbil

Turkish consulate staff were shot while having lunch in a restaurant in the capital of Iraq's Kurdish autonomous region.

Middle East

RSF's Turkey representative acquitted of 'terror' charges

A journalist and an activist acquitted along with RSF's Erol Onderoglu of making 'terror propaganda' for PKK fighters.

RSF's Turkey representative acquitted of 'terror' charges

Middle East

Trump declines to criticise Turkey's purchase of S-400

The US president takes a softer line against the deal, saying Ankara was forced into the move by his predecessor Obama.

Trump declines to criticise Turkey's Russia missile purchase

United States

Turkey can't have both F-35 and S-400: Trump nominee

Calling it a 'tough situation', President Trump says US won't sell fighter jets to Ankara after its Russian purchase.

Turkey can't have both American F-35s and Russia's S-400s: US

Turkey

Sea 'pirates' kidnap 10 Turkish sailors off Nigeria

Armed men capture crew members on Turkey-registered cargo ship during an attack in the Gulf of Guinea.

Sea 'pirates' kidnap 10 Turkish sailors off Nigeria

AJ IMPACT

Turkey says EU measures won't deter it from drilling off Cyprus

Statement by foreign ministry comes after EU takes punitive steps against Ankara's activities in Eastern Mediterranean.

Turkey says EU measures won't deter it from drilling off Cyprus

Turkey

Erdogan says Turkey aims to produce S-400s jointly with Russia

President says S-400s will be ready in April 2020, making Turkey the first NATO nation with Russian missile system.

Erdogan says Turkey aims to produce S-400s jointly with Russia

AJ Impact

Trump aides pick sanctions to punish Turkey for Russian missiles

US sanctions to punish Turkey over S-400 missile system are expected to be announced next week, sources tell Bloomberg.

Trump aides pick sanctions to punish Turkey for Russian missiles

Inside Story

Why is Turkey's purchase of Russian weapons controversial?

US threatens Turkey with sanctions for buying the Russian S-400 anti-missile system.

Counting the Cost

What's driving Russia's interest in Africa?

We look at rising Russia-Africa trade, the economics behind the S-400 deal, and new players in the gaming industry.

Turkey

Turkey: S-400 purchase 'not a preference but a necessity'

Defence minister tells US counterpart Ankara needs the Russian defence system because it faces a 'serious threat'.