Middle East

Civilians face familiar threats in rebel-held Syria

Armed groups have committed abuses in rebel-held Idlib and Turkish-controlled areas, rights groups say.

Syria: Civilians face familiar threats in rebel-held areas

Opinion

Can the Astana process survive the US withdrawal from Syria?

Trump's decision to pull out of Syria has sent Turkey, Russia and Iran scrambling to find a solution for the northeast.

Marwan Kabalan

by Marwan Kabalan

Marwan Kabalan

Middle East

Russia, Turkey, Iran see US pullout from Syria as positive step

Leaders of Russia, Turkey and Iran say US withdrawal is good for the country as they meet in the Russian city of Sochi.

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.

Middle East

Turkey eyes trade mechanism with Iran amid US sanctions

President Erdogan in talks with Hassan Rouhani in Russia vows to strengthen trade ties with Iran.

Turkey 'ready' to launch SPV with Iran to bypass US sanctions

Middle East

Russia: Turkey needs Syria's consent before setting up safe zone

The announcement comes as leaders from Russia, Turkey and Iran meet in Sochi for a summit on the Syrian conflict.

Russia: Turkey needs Syria's consent before setting up safe zone

Middle East

Turkey detains three over Istanbul building collapse: Report

Suspects charged with 'killing by negligence' after 21 died in a building collapse last week, local media reported.

Turkey detains three over Istanbul building collapse: Report

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.