Turkey

Turkey's Erdogan reveals new judicial reforms amid bid to join EU

After years of criticism of a crackdown on dissident following a 2016 attempted coup, Erdogan announces reforms.

Turkey's Erdogan reveals new judicial reforms amid bid to join EU

Turkey

Turkey releases US NASA scientist after years in prison

Serkan Golge was detained in 2016 on a visit to Turkey as Ankara cracked down on alleged supporters of a failed coup.

Turkey releases US NASA scientist after years in prison

Turkey

Turkey orders arrest of 206 foreign ministry personnel

Warrants issued for past and present ministry employees for having alleged links to group blamed for 2016 coup attempt.

Turkey orders arrest of 206 foreign ministry personnel

Turkey

Turkey refuses accreditation renewal for senior German reporters

The decision to ban two senior journalists prompts protests from Berlin, which says the move is 'incomprehensible'.

Turkey refuses accreditation renewal for senior German reporters

Turkey

Turkey seeks life term for suspects over 2013 Gezi Park protests

Businessman Osman Kavala, journalist Can Dundar and actor Mehmet Alabora among 16 charged with overthrowing government.

Turkey seeks life term for suspects over 2013 Gezi Park protests

Turkey

Turkey orders detention of 300 people over alleged Gulen links

The order is part of multiple probes into supporters of US-based cleric, accused of being behind attempted 2016 coup.

Turkey orders detention of 300 people over alleged Gulen links

Turkey

Turkey, Greece 'open' to dialogue to settle disputes

President Erdogan says Turkey expected more cooperation from Greece in extraditing soldiers linked to 2016 failed coup.

Erdogan: Turkey-Greece disputes can be resolved peacefully

Turkey

Turkey jails Gulen nephew, Trump 'looks at' extradition

Selman Gulen, nephew of self-exiled Muslim leader Fethullah Gulen, sentenced to years prison on terror-related charges.

Turkey jails nephew of Muslim leader accused of organising coup

Turkey

Turkey asks US to extradite Gulen, 83 alleged followers

List of suspects includes Fethullah Gulen himself, who Ankara blames for the 2016 failed coup against President Erdogan.

Turkey hands list of Gulen suspects to US, requests extradition

Middle East

Trump: US not considering Fethullah Gulen's extradition to Turkey

Comment comes after report says Washington is looking at extraditing Gulen in bid to ease Ankara's pressure on Riyadh.

Trump: US not considering Fethullah Gulen's extradition to Turkey

United States

Freed US pastor prays for Trump at White House

Pastor at the centre of Washington-Ankara dispute is hosted at White House after his release from Turkey.

Trump hosts freed US pastor Brunson at White House

US & Canada

American pastor Brunson leaves Turkey after release

Pastor at heart of Washington-Ankara diplomatic dispute leaves Turkey after a court ordered his release.

US pastor Andrew Brunson leaves Turkey after release

Middle East

Turkey arrests 61 soldiers over alleged Gulen links: state media

Those arrested are suspected of having links with US-based Muslim leader Gulen who is blamed for the 2016 failed coup.

Turkey arrests 61 soldiers over alleged Gulen links: state media

Middle East

Turkey parliament approves new anti-terror law

The new law strengthens the authorities' powers in detaining suspects and imposing public order.

Turkey parliament approves new anti-terror law

Turkey

Turkey's emergency ends as bill seeks to keep some of its powers

State of emergency imposed in 2016 is lifted as bill seeking to retain some of its powers is brought to parliament.

Turkey's emergency ends as bill seeks to keep some of its powers