Middle East

PKK suspected in killing of Turkish diplomat

The Kurdish armed group has denied any involvement.

Turkey

Turkey launches operation against PKK fighters in northern Iraq

Defence ministry says nine Kurdish fighters have been killed in the operation taking place in Iraq's Hakurk region.

Turkey launches operation against PKK fighters in northern Iraq

Turkey

Kurdish leader Ocalan's call ends jail hunger strikes in Turkey

MPs and prison inmates terminate their hunger strikes after imprisoned fighter leader Ocalan asks them to do so.

Kurdish leader Ocalan's call ends jail hunger strikes in Turkey

Turkey

Turkey, Iran to target Kurd rebels together: Minister

Turkish Interior Minister Soylu says Ankara and Tehran will conduct a joint operation targeting Kurdish fighters.

Turkey says it will stage raids with Iran against Kurdish rebels

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

Iraq

Protesters storm Turkish military camp in Iraq's Kurdish region

One person killed and two injured after protesters, angry over recent air raids, attacked a Turkish base near Mosul.

Protesters storm Turkish military camp in Iraq's Kurdish region

Turkey

Turkey court orders release of hunger-striking Kurdish MP

Leyla Guven launched hunger strike on November 8 in protest against jail conditions for Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan.

Turkey court orders release of hunger-striking Kurdish MP

Turkey

Erdogan: New military operation in Syria to 'start at any moment'

Turkish leader says US President Trump gave a 'positive response' to Ankara's planned offensive in northern Syria.

Turkey

Turkey upholds sentencing of Kurdish politician Demirtas

A court upholds four years and eight months in prison for former opposition leader on 'terror propaganda' charges.

Turkey upholds sentencing of Kurdish politician Demirtas

United Kingdom

Turkey sentences alleged British YPG fighter for 'terrorism'

Former British soldier, Joe Robinson, was arrested in Turkey last year after posting photos with YPG fighters in Syria.

Turkey sentences alleged British YPG fighter for 'terrorism'

Turkey Elections 2018

Turkey's elections and the decisive Kurdish vote

Votes of millions of Kurds are likely to be a key factor in upcoming polls by tipping balance of power in parliament.

Who will Kurds vote for in key Turkey elections?

Middle East

Turkey: Kurdish parties in election race despite crackdown

Kurdish politicians in Turkey are using unusual methods to keep their campaigns alive despite the limitations placed on them by the government.

Middle East

Turkey's Yildirim says Turkish forces are 30km inside Iraq

Prime minister says Ankara will not hesitate to escalate offensive against the PKK fighters across its southern border.

Turkey's Yildirim says Turkish forces are 30km inside Iraq

Syria's War

'Who are you?' Erdogan slams France after Kurd meeting

Turkish president's comments come after a delegation of Kurdish fighters in Syria met French President Emmanuel Macron.

Turkey's Erdogan rejects French offer of talks with SDF

Iraq

PM Abadi: Iraq to prevent Kurdish fighter attacks on Turkey

Statement comes after Ankara threatened to intervene if the Iraqi operation against fighters in Sinjar region failed.

PM Abadi: Iraq to prevent Kurdish fighter attacks on Turkey