24 January 2020 Friday

NEWS

Elderly Alzheimer’s patient arrested on terrorism charges over Gülen links

An 81-year-old man who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease and was detained by police in the Turkish province of İzmir on Monday due to his...

Turkey’s ruling party seeks to grant ‘neighborhood watchmen’ detention powers

Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) has drafted a bill that allows “neighborhood watchmen” (bekçi in Turkish) to carry out ID checks and...

Turkey briefly detains journalist over anonymous 2017 complaint

Turkish journalist Gülşen İşeri was detained on Wednesday morning while visiting a civil registry office for passport renewal in İstanbul and was released later in...

Turkey blocks Greek Cypriots from attending Geneva conference: report

Turkey has blocked a request from the Republic of Cyprus to take part in the Geneva Disarmament Conference as an adversarial relationship between the...

US prosecutors seek escalating fines against Turkey’s Halkbank: report

The US government said on Tuesday that Turkey's state-owned Halkbank should be subjected to escalating fines totaling millions of dollars until it...

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Mother of jailed ex-military cadet released pending trial after 4 days...

Melek Çetinkaya, the mother of one of the military cadets who were jailed in the aftermath of a failed coup in Turkey in...