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  • Amid a diplomatic meltdown with the Netherlands, Turkish foreign ministry accused the top E.U. officials of selectively exercising democracy after the bloc urged Ankara not to make excessive comments on the standoff.

    Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan slammed the Dutch government for its “Nazism tendency.”
    LAST UPDATE : Mar 14, 2017, 6:25 AM EDT
  • Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

    Turkish police launched a massive manhunt for a gunman who opened fire on a group of New Year revelers at Reina nightclub in Istanbul, killing at least 39 people early on Sunday.

    LAST UPDATE : Jan 02, 2017, 5:24 AM EST
  • Kurdish Y.P.G. fighter in Syria

    Turkey’s cross-border operation against Kurdish Y.P.G. militia drew sharp criticism from its N.A.T.O. ally, the U.S., which called on Ankara to stay focused on fighting Islamic State militants in northern Syria. 

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 30, 2016, 2:08 AM EDT
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    At least nine people have been killed and about 64 others injured after a truck bomb struck a police checkpoint in the town of Cizre in southeastern Turkey on Friday.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 26, 2016, 3:40 AM EDT