Istanbul

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Thursday, November 2, 2017

New York City: 'Uzbekistan is not unknown for underlying problem with Islamic extremism', says security expert

New York City: 'Uzbekistan not unknown for underlying problem with Islamic extremism', says security expert

'Uzbekistan is not unknown for underlying problem with Islamic extremism'

Will Geddes spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the suspect for the attack which left eight people dead in New York City

Monday, July 31, 2017

Monday, July 31, 2017

Thousands attend protest in Istanbul against security measures at Al-Aqsa Mosque

Thousands attend protest in Istanbul against Israel's security measures at Al-Aqsa mosque

Huge protest in Istanbul against Israel's security measures at Al-Aqsa mosque

Many of those protesting waved Palestinian and Turkish flags and chanted 'Istanbul and Jerusalem are arm-in-arm'

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017

Turkish economy minister banned from Democracy and National Unity Day celebrations in Austria

Turkish economy minister banned from coup anniversary rally in Austria

Turkish economy minister banned from coup anniversary rally in Austria

Last year a failed coup took place in Turkey, now the anniversary is marked by Democracy and National Unity Day and some will be celebrating in Austria

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Turkish court acquits two men suspected of aiding honour killing of their sister in Berlin

Turkish court acquits two men of aiding their sister's honour killing after she refused to wear headscarf

Turkish court acquits two men of aiding their sister's honour killing

Alparslan and Mutlu Surucu were acquitted of the killing of their younger sister Hatun in 2005

Friday, May 12, 2017

Friday, May 12, 2017

Turkish authorities arrest 57 more people with suspected links to failed coup

Turkish authorities arrest 57 more people with suspected links to failed coup

Turkish authorities arrest 57 more people with suspected links to failed coup

The pro-government agency Anadolu reported the 57 had been planning an operation against the Istanbul Stock Exchange

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

British man suspected of Islamic State membership convicted of terrorism offence

Aine Davis: Briton suspected of Isis membership convicted of terror offence

British 'Isis leader' convicted of terror offence

33-year-old Aine Davis had been arrested in 2015 in Turkey, and is understood to be part of the cell which included 'Jihadi John'

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Russian warship crashes off coast of Turkey after hitting cargo freighter

Russian warship crashes off coast of Turkey after hitting cargo freighter

Russian warship crashes off coast of Turkey after hitting cargo freighter

Vessel reportedly crashed into cargo ship

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Suspected organiser of Reina nightclub attack is detained in Istanbul

Suspected organiser of Istanbul Reina nightclub attack detained

Suspected organiser of Istanbul Reina nightclub attack detained

A gunman opened fire on the nightclub during New Year celebrations, killing 39 and wounding 69, in an attack for which Islamic State claimed responsibility

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

BREAKING: Turkish media report armed man has taken hospital hostage in Istanbul

BREAKING: Turkish media report armed man has taken hospital staff hostage in Istanbul

Turkish media report an armed man has taken hospital staff hostage in Istanbul

Man has reportedly taken hospital staff hostage in unfolding situation

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Turkey detains two foreigners at Istanbul airport over Reina nightclub massacre - reports

Turkey detains two foreigners at Istanbul airport over Reina nightclub massacre - reports

Turkey 'detains two foreigners at Istanbul airport over =nightclub massacre'

Foreigners arrested three days after nightclub attack that left 39 dead

Monday, August 22, 2016

Monday, August 22, 2016

LGBT protest in Istanbul brings hundreds of activists together over murder of transgender woman

Hande Kader protest: Transgender murder sparks huge LGBT demo in Istanbul

Transgender murder sparks huge LGBT protest in Istanbul

Hundreds gathered to protest the murder of Kader, whose burned body was discovered in a forest