• 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