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The Latest: Kurdish official says Turkey targeting civilians

A Turkish army officer prepares to upload a tank from a truck to its new position on the Turkish side of the border between Turkey and Syria, in Sanl...

The Latest: Kurdish official says Turkey targeting civilians

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Turkey may have used chemical weapons on the Kurdish civilians Trump left vulnerable Associated Press The United Nations is investigating the possible use of chemical weapons by Turkish and Turkish-backed forces in northeastern Syria,...
17:40, 2019-10-18

Female Kurdish politician among nine civilians killed by pro-Turkey forces in Syria, observers say Rebels shot at least nine civilians in execution-style killings in Syria, according to Syrian Observatory for Human RightsPro-Ankara fighters taking ...
07:00, 2019-10-13

Kurdish civilians flee as Turkish forces bomb Syria for third day Airstrikes and shells hit north-east as Trump raises possibility of sanctions on AnkaraWhat is happening in north-east Syria?Kurdish civilians were f...
17:32, 2019-10-11

Kurdish political leader among nine civilians ‘executed’ by Turkish-backed forces A Kurdish political leader was among nine civilians “executed” by Turkish-backed fighters in Syria on Saturday, a Syrian human rights group said. Hev...
06:40, 2019-10-14

Kurdish civilians flee as Turkish forces continue to bomb Syria Airstrikes and shells hit north-east as Trump raises possibility of sanctions on AnkaraWhat is happening in north-east Syria?Kurdish civilians were f...
15:44, 2019-10-11

Kurdish soldiers, civilians evacuate Syrian town in first pull-back under cease-fire Sunday’s ministry statement said that Syrian Kurdish fighters have violated the three-day-old cease-fire some 20 times....
00:24, 2019-10-21

Turkey removes pro-Kurdish mayors from office Three members of the pro-Kurdish People's Democratic Party (HDP) have been relieved of their positions in three eastern provinces. It's the latest cr...
17:16, 2019-08-19

Prisoners end hunger strike for Kurdish leader in Turkey ISTANBUL (AP) — A Kurdish politician has announced the end of a hunger strike by prisoners demanding improved conditions for Abdullah Ocalan, the imp...
13:28, 2019-05-26

Turkey: Court orders pro-Kurdish leader Demirtas released However, Selahattin Demirtas will likely remain in jail after being convicted of spreading "terrorist propaganda." He has been in pre-trial detention...
19:48, 2019-09-02

Turkey allows lawyers to visit jailed Kurdish rebel leader ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s justice minister says imprisoned Kurdish rebel leader Abdullah Ocalan will be allowed regular visits by his lawy...
15:56, 2019-05-16

Ceasefire reached between Turkish and Kurdish forces after US delegation meets in Turkey Vice President Mike Pence said that a cease-fire has been reached between Turkey and Kurdish forces in Syria....
23:28, 2019-10-17

Trump blasts Turkey’s military operation against Kurdish fighters in Syria President Trump said Wednesday that the US “does not endorse” Turkey’s military attack against Kurdish fighters in Syria – adding that the White Hous...
20:24, 2019-10-09

Turkey, Kurdish forces exchange blame as fighting continues in Syria Syrian Kurdish-led forces and Turkey exchanged blame on Saturday for fighting that has rattled a U.S.-brokered cease-fire in northeastern Syria, as t...
13:36, 2019-10-19

Turkey vows to press ahead with attack on Kurdish-led forces in Syria Syrian Kurds seek Russia talks, and Donald Trump changes tone on US withdrawalTurkey has signalled its intent to press ahead with an attack on US-bac...
18:44, 2019-10-08

Turkey and Kurdish forces continue fighting in Syria despite US-brokered cease-fire Despite a five-day cease-fire the US brokered with Ankara, fighting continued Friday in the northeast Syrian border town of Ras al-Ayn at the center ...
17:36, 2019-10-18

Cease-fire reached between Turkish and Kurdish forces after US delegation meets in Turkey Vice President Mike Pence said that a cease-fire has been reached between Turkey and Kurdish forces in Syria....
20:24, 2019-10-17

Kurdish fighters leave Syrian border town, giving Turkey control Evacuation part of US-brokered ceasefire, as Nancy Pelosi leads congressional visit to regionKurdish officials say their fighters have evacuated Ras ...
19:08, 2019-10-20

Trump greenlights Turkey’s plan to move against US Kurdish allies in northern Syria BLINDSIDED, BETRAYED: President Trump, overruling his advisers and blindsiding the Pentagon, has abruptly reversed course and endorsed Turkey’s immin...
13:48, 2019-10-07

Turkey's military says it captured a key Syrian border town after an offensive against Kurdish fighters Associated Press/Lefteris Pitarakis Turkey's military said it captured a key Syrian border town Saturday after an offensive against Kurdish fighters....
04:16, 2019-10-13

Kurdish forces mobilize in Syria amid worries Turkey will invade region Kurdish forces allied with the US issued a “general mobilization” call Wednesday in northeastern Syria amid worries of a “humanitarian catastrophe” f...
15:52, 2019-10-09

NATO ally Turkey asked Trump for 'military support' in attack on Kurdish partners Turkey requested American military support in a controversial offensive against the Syrian Kurdish militias that provided crucial aid to the U.S.-led...
04:28, 2019-10-11

Trump reportedly offered to sell F-35 jets to Turkey in exchange for not attacking Kurdish forces in Syria REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque President Donald Trump reportedly advised Turkey not to invade northeastern Syria and offered to resume sales of the US's fift...
05:00, 2019-10-10

Turkey set to invade northern Syria as US pulls out its forces to leave Kurdish allies behind, White House announces Turkey will soon invade northern Syria while the United States is to remove all of its forces from the area, the White House has said....
07:08, 2019-10-07

'Stain on America's honor': Trump gives Turkey green light to attack US-Kurdish allies in northern Syria Overruling his advisers and blindsiding the Pentagon, President Trump has abruptly reversed course and endorsed Turkey’s imminent offensive against U...
19:28, 2019-10-07

Turkey says it carried out military strikes targeting Syria-Iraq border Turkey says it has finalized preparations for a military push into northeast Syria, after the United States began pulling back troops....
17:48, 2019-10-08

Sudan: top UN official demands cessation of violence and rape against civilians by security forces Following recent reports of attacks and rape by security forces and paramilitaries against the pro-democracy protesters in Sudan who have been holdin...
23:44, 2019-06-13

5 civilians, 4 insurgents killed in attack on luxury hotel in southwest Pakistan: official A Pakistani regional police chief increased Sunday the death toll from an attack on a luxury hotel to five people, which he said did not include four...
13:36, 2019-05-12

Kurdish forces in Syria fear Turkey will launch attacks rapidly to take advantage of 'confusion' caused by Trump's US troop withdrawal plan REUTERS/Murad Sezer Turkey wasted no time in moving troops to key points on its border with Syria Tuesday, in an apparent attempt to mitigate any u-t...
17:56, 2019-10-08

The Latest: Sniper says Navy SEAL fired at civilians in Iraq SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a decorated Navy SEAL charged with killing an Islamic State prisoner in his care (all times local): 12:10...
22:24, 2019-06-19

The Latest: Israel says Gaza civilians slain by Hamas rocket JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on Israeli-Palestinian violence in Gaza (all times local): 9:50 a.m. The Israeli military says an errant Palestinian rock...
09:44, 2019-05-05

Official: Turkey ready against Libyan fighter’s threats ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s defense ministry has said it is ready to retaliate against any attacks on Turkish vessels and interests by the forces ...
14:32, 2019-06-30

Turkey willing to help Canada repatriate ISIS members held in Syria, official says A Turkish official told Global News his country was open to working with the RCMP to repatriate Canadian ISIS members....
15:44, 2019-05-21

UN rights chief decries latest US sanctions targeting Venezuela ‘Extremely broad’ measures could increase suffering in the country, says Michelle BacheletThe UN rights chief has intensified criticism of US sanctio...
13:48, 2019-08-09

The Latest: Cyprus seeks EU support against Turkey drilling SIBIU, Romania (AP) — The Latest on the European Union summit in Romania (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades is seeking...
12:48, 2019-05-09

The Latest: Trump seeks ‘solutions’ for Turkey-Russia deal OSAKA, Japan (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s trip to Asia (all times local): 1:40 p.m. President Donald Trump says he and Turkish...
06:52, 2019-06-29

The Latest: Turkey’s Erdogan calls ex-leader Morsi ‘martyr’ CAIRO (AP) — The Latest on former Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi’s death during a court hearing (all times local): 7:20 p.m. Turkish Preside...
19:24, 2019-06-17

Cyprus slams Turkey's latest gas drilling bid as 'severe escalation' A warship-escorted Turkish drill ship is set to start searching for gas in waters off southern Cyprus. The Cypriot government criticized Turkey for "...
13:20, 2019-10-04

The Latest: Turkey’s Erdogan votes in Istanbul mayoral rerun ISTANBUL (AP) — The Latest on Turkey’s re-run election for the mayor of Istanbul. (all times local): 1:35 p.m. Turkish President Recep Tayyip E...
13:16, 2019-06-23

The Latest: Turkey says Syrian troops violate cease-fire BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the Syrian civil war (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Turkey’s Defense Minister Hulusi Akar is accusing the Syrian gove...
19:20, 2019-05-10

The Latest: Spain official: US like a ‘cowboy’ on Venezuela CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The Latest on the political conflict in Venezuela (all times local): 8:10 a.m. Spain’s acting foreign minister says t...
14:28, 2019-05-08

The Latest: Official says shooter had intended to quit job VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — The Latest on the deadly Virginia Beach shooting (all times local): 11:30 a.m. The suspected gunman in a Virginia Beach ma...
17:48, 2019-06-02

The Latest: Another ex-St. Louis County official guilty ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on the corruption case involving former St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger (all times local): 4:40 p.m. The former ...
00:00, 2019-05-11

The Latest: Official: Beijing open to trade talks with US BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on trade tensions between the United States and China (all times local): 6:10 p.m. China’s foreign ministry says the ...
12:52, 2019-05-23

The Latest: UK official faces probe after ejecting protester LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the handling of a climate change protester in London (all times local): 11:45 a.m. British Prime Minister Theresa MayR...
14:00, 2019-06-21

The Latest: Official: Security Guard Fired Gun In Shooting AP HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting at a Colorado school that killed one student and injured eight (all times local): 12:50 p...
22:04, 2019-05-09

The Latest: US official says Iranian missile downed US drone DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region amid rising tensions between Iran and the U.S. (all times lo...
08:52, 2019-06-20

The Latest: UK official to visit Iran hoping to de-escalate DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on tensions between the U.S. and Iran and in the Persian Gulf (all times local): 5 p.m. A British Forei...
15:16, 2019-06-22

The Latest: EU official urges Italy to let migrants land MILAN (AP) — The Latest on migrants and asylum-seekers in Europe (all times local): 12:40 p.m. The EU’s top migration official is urging Italy ...
13:16, 2019-06-27

The Latest: Official: 10 dead in Dallas-area plane crash DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on the crash of a small plane at a Dallas-area airport (all times local): 5:50 p.m. A town official says 10 people were kill...
01:44, 2019-07-01

The Latest: Brexit: Senior Cabinet official quits UK govt LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 7:55 p.m. A senior member of Prime Minister Theresa May’s Cabinet has quit over Brexit, i...
21:36, 2019-05-22

The Latest: Union official criticizes social media probe PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on Philadelphia police officers’ social media posts (all times local): 10:40 p.m. A Philadelphia police union of...
05:36, 2019-06-20

Trump's latest tweets on Syria show he has absolutely no plan to help the Kurds as Turkey boasts about killing over 100 of them Tweets from President Donald Trump on Thursday showed he has no plan to help Kurdish fighters facing a Turkish military incursion in Syria. "I say hi...
17:00, 2019-10-10

Good Riddance to Rick Perry, the Latest Official to Be Embroiled in the Impeachment Inquiry Politico reported on Thursday night that three sources say Secretary of Energy Rick Perry will resign by the end of November. Despite the noted goofi...
03:24, 2019-10-04

Ex-National Security Council official latest to testify in Trump impeachment probe Fiona Hill, a former top National Security Council expert on Russia, was testifying to Congress behind closed doors Monday, the latest former Trump a...
20:04, 2019-10-14

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: UNICEF child health report, Peacekeeping operations end in Haiti, Syria-Turkey latest, Haitian migrants deported from Bahamas A recap of Tuesday’s stories: Millions of children undernourished and overweight says landmark report; Security Council marks transition after 15 yea...
22:20, 2019-10-15

US officials are considering pulling nuclear weapons from Turkey, effectively severing the US-Turkey alliance Murad Cezer / REUTERS President Donald Trump has threatened NATO ally Turkey if it crosses a line in the northeast of Syria, where the US is pulling ...
18:00, 2019-10-14

'Are we so weak and so inept diplomatically that Turkey forced the hand of the United States of America? Turkey?!' Associated Press, George Frey/Getty Images Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has walked all over the US in the past few weeks, and President Don...
16:44, 2019-10-18

A day after Trump threatened Turkey with economic ruin, he says Turkey's president will visit the White House REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will meet at the White House next month...
18:28, 2019-10-08

Iranian semi-official news agencies, quoting nuclear official, say Iran quadruples production of low-enriched uranium TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iranian semi-official news agencies, quoting nuclear official, say Iran quadruples production of low-enriched uranium....
17:48, 2019-05-20

174 Kurdish fighters dead on Day 2 of incursion: Ankara The death toll in Turkey’s offensive into northern Syria spiked to more than 170 in the conflict’s second day Thursday, Turkish officials claimed — a...
04:48, 2019-10-11

Germany: Pro-Kurdish protest turns violent in Herne Several people have been injured at a pro-Kurdish rally in Herne, Germany, as protesters trashed a kiosk and a Turkish-owned cafe, police have said. ...
06:20, 2019-10-15

Iraq Kurdish region gets new president, opposition boycotts IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Iraq’s self-governing Kurdish region has elected a new president in a parliamentary vote boycotted by a key opposition party...
13:00, 2019-05-28

Syria: Kurdish forces pull out of besieged town The evacuation of Syrian Democratic Forces from Ras al-Ayn still leaves the longer-term fate of a US-brokered deal with Turkey in question....
00:40, 2019-10-21

Lawyer: Kurdish rebel chief wants hunger strikes to end ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A lawyer says imprisoned Kurdish rebel leader Abdullah Ocalan has called on hundreds of hunger-striking prisoners “not to...
19:16, 2019-05-06

Syria: Turkish-Kurdish clashes cause mass displacement Turkey's offensive aimed at driving Kurds it calls "terrorists" from northeastern Syria has entered its fifth day. The assault has raised fears that ...
12:52, 2019-10-13

Kurdish fighters move away from border as US troops withdraw After a morning of fighting in the wake of Thursday’s cease fire announcement, Kurdish fighters on Friday started retreating south of the 20-mi...
23:52, 2019-10-18

Using AI and Film to Track Tear Gas Use Against Civilians Oscar-winning filmmaker Laura Poitras teamed up with a London nonprofit developing machine-learning tools to identify lethal weapons in online videos...
23:36, 2019-07-25

Using AI, and Film, to Track Tear Gas Use Against Civilians Oscar-winning filmmaker Laura Poitras teamed up with a London nonprofit developing machine learning tools to identify lethal weapons in online videos...
13:28, 2019-07-25

It’s Esper’s Pentagon now. Job one is getting more civilians in top posts CONFIRMED!: There will likely be a little extra spring in his step as Mark Esper ascends the stairs at the Pentagon’s River Entrance around 7:30 this...
14:04, 2019-07-24

Colt to stop making AR-15s for civilians Legendary gun maker Colt has announced Thursday that it would stop making the AR-15 and other long guns for the civilian market, citing falling deman...
22:08, 2019-09-19

US-led forces killed 1,300 civilians in IS airstrikes The US-led alliance has admitted to unintentionally killing more than 1,300 civilians in bombing raids against the "Islamic State" in Iraq and Syria....
21:44, 2019-05-31

4 military phrases that civilians should start using Spc. Mary Calkin/US Army National Guard The military and civilian worlds are vastly different. But civilian life does present some challenges that c...
21:52, 2019-06-07

The official Twitter for Square Enix’s Studio Istolia is M.I.A., and the studio’s official site is g The official Twitter for Square Enix’s Studio Istolia is M.I.A., and the studio’s official site is gone. In March, former Tales producer Hideo Baba, ...
15:00, 2019-05-13

Pence, Erdogan, Kurdish SDF agree to 120-hour ceasefire in Syria US Vice President Mike Pence, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the commander of the Kurdish SDF forces agreed to a five-day ceasefire in th...
00:12, 2019-10-18

Anti-Kurdish protests in east Syria could endanger US plans BEIRUT (AP) — The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces defeated the Islamic State group in Syria in March, but the Kurdish-led force is now facing pr...
08:24, 2019-05-09

Turkish-Kurdish cease-fire on edge as one soldier is killed Turkish forces said one soldier has been killed and another injured by the YPG in northern Syria, threatening a fragile cease-fire. President Erdogan...
11:32, 2019-10-20

Ceasefire on edge as Turkish, Kurdish fighters clash in Syria Turkish and Kurdish forces have exchanged blame for scattered fighting in northern Syria amid a fragile ceasefire. Turkish President Erdogan said Tur...
23:16, 2019-10-19

Turkish diplomat killed in Iraq's Kurdish capital, Irbil At least one diplomat has been killed in Irbil, the capital of Iraq's autonomous Kurdish zone. An unknown gunman was reported to have fired at a grou...
20:12, 2019-07-17

Pence and Erdoğan agree on ceasefire plan to allow Kurdish withdrawal Mike Pence strikes deal with Turkish president in AnkaraCeasefire in northern Syria to last five days The Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, ha...
20:36, 2019-10-17

Turkish forces advance on Kurdish city of Kobanî after assuring US they would not Turkish forces are reportedly advancing on Kobanî after President Trump said he got assurances from Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdoğan that the Kurd...
17:40, 2019-10-16

Syrian troops enter Kurdish fight against Turkish forces Deal to support Kurds in exchange for key cities set to open new front in civil warSyrian troops have begun sweeping into Kurdish-held territory on a...
10:52, 2019-10-14

US to let Turkish forces move into Syria, dumping Kurdish allies White House reveals policy shift, which follows conversation between Trump and ErdoğanThe White House has given the green light to a Turkish offensiv...
10:04, 2019-10-07

Pence, Erdogan and Kurdish SDF agree to 120-hour ceasefire in Syria US Vice President Mike Pence, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the commander of the Kurdish SDF forces agreed to a ceasefire in the militar...
22:32, 2019-10-17

US to let Turkish forces move into Syria, abandoning Kurdish allies White House reveals sudden shift in policy, which follows conversation between Donald Trump and Recep Tayyip ErdoğanThe White House has given the gre...
07:28, 2019-10-07

Fighting in Kurdish-held Syrian town despite cease-fire Shelling and gunfire could be heard in and around Ras al-Ayn as smoke billowed from locations near the border with Turkey....
12:40, 2019-10-18

Five civilians killed in Kashmir since crackdown, says army Deaths over past 30 days follow Indian government’s decision to strip region of autonomyFive civilians have died in Indian Kashmir, including an 18-y...
17:24, 2019-09-04

Amnesty International says civilians attacked in Libya CAIRO (AP) — A rights group is accusing combatants in Libya of committing “unlawful” attacks against civilians in the capital Tripoli tha...
15:40, 2019-05-16

U.S. soldiers have worse heart health than civilians (Reuters Health) - U.S. soldiers are more likely to have poor heart health than civilians of similar ages, a new study finds....
00:24, 2019-06-06

UN says civilians targeted in airstrikes on Yemen’s capital CAIRO (AP) — The U.N. refugee agency says it is “deeply saddened” by the targeting of civilians in recent airstrikes by the Saudi-led coa...
17:20, 2019-05-17

Kurdish forces in Syria will no longer prioritise guarding Isis prisons Development raises likelihood of breakouts from understaffed, volatile jailsThe fate of thousands of Isis suspects held in Syrian camps is increasing...
19:36, 2019-10-12

Turkish troops, Kurdish forces battle for key town along Syrian border The United States also called on Turkey to stop the offensive and declare a cease-fire, while European Union countries moved to broaden an arms sale ...
12:40, 2019-10-15

Syrian army to deploy along Turkish border in deal with Kurdish-led forces BEIRUT/AMMAN — The Syrian army will deploy along the length of the border with Turkey in an agreement with the Kurdish-led administration in no...
23:28, 2019-10-13

Trump's withdrawal from Kurdish region has opened the door to a new wave of war crimes Lefteris Pitarakis / Associated Press Video of attacks on civilians, apparently by Turkish-backed Syrian forces, including a Kurdish politician, have...
20:32, 2019-10-16

Turkish consul employee killed in Iraq's Kurdish capital, Irbil At least one diplomat has been killed in Irbil, the capital of Iraq's autonomous Kurdish zone. An unknown gunman was reported to have fired at a grou...
16:24, 2019-07-17

Kurdish boy treated for white phosphorus burns allegedly used by Turkish forces A Kurdish child screamed to his dad to “stop the burning” at a hospital as the 13-year-old boy writhed in pain after his skin was melted by white pho...
19:08, 2019-10-18

Turkish, Kurdish forces exchange blame as fighting continues in Syria Syrian Kurdish-led forces and Turkey exchanged blame on Saturday for fighting that has rattled a U.S.-brokered cease-fire in northeastern Syria, as t...
16:56, 2019-10-19

Turkish soldier killed in clashes with Kurdish forces despite cease-fire Sunday’s ministry statement said that Syrian Kurdish fighters have violated the three-day-old cease-fire some 20 times....
13:32, 2019-10-20

Erdoğan threatens to 'crush the heads' of Kurdish fighters refusing to withdraw Turkey-US deal asks Kurdish forces to vacate designated ‘safe zone’ in northern Syria during five-day ceasefireRecep Tayyip Erdoğan, the Turkish pres...
18:16, 2019-10-19

Turkish rebels find tunnel network abandoned by Kurdish troops Turkish-backed rebels have uncovered a large network of tunnels built by Kurdish fighters before they were forced to retreat from northern Syria last...
21:24, 2019-10-21

Turkish, Kurdish fighters continue clashes despite cease-fire: report Turkish and Kurdish leaders accused each other of violating the US-brokered cease-fire in northern Syria Saturday. NBC News reported a senior US offi...
20:48, 2019-10-19

Cease-fire on edge as Turkish, Kurdish fighters clash in Syria Turkish and Kurdish forces have exchanged blame for scattered fighting in northern Syria amid a fragile cease-fire. Turkish President Erdogan said Tu...
10:32, 2019-10-20

Syria says Israeli airstrike kills 4 civilians, wounds 21 DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state media says Israeli warplanes have attacked an area near the capital, Damascus, killing four civilians and woundin...
07:48, 2019-07-01

Afghan forces kill 6 civilians in eastern Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say at least six civilians, including a woman and two children, have been mistakenly killed in an Afghan s...
16:04, 2019-05-25

NATO, Afghan forces killed more civilians than Taliban: UN The UN has urged NATO and Afghan forces to immediately "reduce the terrible harm being inflicted" on civilians. The US, along with its NATO and Afgha...
08:52, 2019-07-30

Mexican gunfight between army and civilians leaves 15 dead One soldier and 14 civilians killed in state of GuerreroSecond mass killing in Mexico in two daysA gunfight between security forces and armed civilia...
18:12, 2019-10-16

Roadside bomb kills 6 civilians in southern Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says six people were killed when a civilian vehicle struck a roadside bomb in southern Kandahar province...
09:36, 2019-06-12

Syria says insurgent shelling kills 6 civilians in northwest DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state media is reporting that insurgents have shelled a government-held town in the country’s northwest, killing ...
13:52, 2019-05-12

Insurgent shelling kills 6 civilians in northwest Syria Insurgents fired rockets into a government-held Christian town in northwestern Syria on Sunday, killing six people, including five children who were ...
16:12, 2019-05-12

Afghanistan: at least 28 civilians killed after bus hits roadside bomb Passengers, mainly women and children, were killed in attack officials blame on TalibanDozens of civilian passengers, mainly women and children, have...
09:20, 2019-07-31

UN reports September was deadliest month for Yemen civilians UNITED NATIONS — September was the deadliest month for civilians in war-torn Yemen this year but violence has lessened very recently and there are si...
20:44, 2019-10-18

More Afghan civilians killed by government and Nato than Taliban UN figures for first half of 2019 blame 717 deaths on pro-Kabul forces and 531 on militantsMore Afghan civilians were killed by Afghan and Nato force...
10:32, 2019-07-30

Afghan government and Nato killing more civilians than the Taliban UN figures for first half of 2019 blame 717 deaths on pro-Kabul forces and 531 on militantsAfghan forces and their international allies killed more c...
19:36, 2019-07-30

Civilians in Syria's Idlib caught between front lines Despite a ceasefire, Russian and Syrian forces are continuing to carry out daily airstrikes on Idlib province in northwestern Syria. The main targets...
00:48, 2019-06-18

Pakistan says Indian fire kills 2 civilians in Kashmir ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s military says Indian troops fired across a cease-fire line in the disputed Kashmir region, killing a woman and a 12...
17:28, 2019-05-05

Syria: new Idlib clashes sow 'total panic' among civilians, UN says Senior official says government offensive would be ‘playing with fire’ after truce collapsesFresh fighting around Syria’s jihadi-controlled enclave o...
19:12, 2019-08-08

Russia and Syria step up airstrikes against civilians in Idlib Dozens killed in attack on market but Assad ground forces stall in last rebel areasAt least 33 people were killed and more than 100 wounded by an air...
20:00, 2019-07-22

Opioid epidemic affects combat veterans more than civilians Veterans returning from Afghan and Iraqi combat zones following the 9/11 terror attacks felt the brunt of the opioid epidemic as they acclimatized to...
05:12, 2019-09-27

Over 3,800 Afghan civilians have been killed or wounded this year, UN report says Afghanistan has seen a large increase in the number of casualties caused by government and NATO-led troops, a UN report said on Tuesday....
07:48, 2019-07-30

Trump defends decision to abandon Kurdish allies, pull U.S. troops from Syria Trump declared U.S. troops would step aside for an expected Turkish attack on the Kurds, who have fought alongside Americans for years, but he then t...
13:24, 2019-10-08

Russian-backed Syrian forces storm Kurdish territory to counter Turks Russian-backed Syrian fighters wasted no time capitalizing on the US withdrawal from Syria Monday, deploying troops deep inside Kurdish territory sou...
20:52, 2019-10-14

UN: US, allies killed more civilians than Taliban in Afghanistan in first half of 2019 The UN has urged forces in Afghanistan to immediately "reduce the terrible harm being inflicted" on civilians. The US and allied forces in Afghanista...
20:28, 2019-07-30

Colt has stopped making AR-15s for civilians, and other gunmakers may follow its lead Joshua Roberts/Reuters The gunmaker Colt has decided to stop civilian production of the AR-15 rifle. The decision shook the small-arms industry, but ...
22:40, 2019-09-30

Syria uses familiar tactic in rebel Idlib: Bombing civilians BEIRUT (AP) — Syria’s government and its ally Russia are resorting to a familiar tactic in their latest assault on the last rebel stronghold of...
08:00, 2019-06-07

Kashmir: Cross-border fire kills civilians and soldiers The armies of India and Pakistan blamed each other for the deaths and violating a cease-fire. At the same time, protesters in Pakistan marched with a...
18:36, 2019-10-20

2 children among 6 civilians mistakenly killed by security forces in Afghanistan An Afghan security forces raid against Taliban fighters in eastern Nangarhar province mistakenly killed at least six civilians, including a woman and...
18:20, 2019-05-25

Somali civilians, Kenyan police officers killed in blasts A series of explosions have claimed the lives of Kenyan police officers and Somali civilians. The attacks, claimed by al-Shabab jihadists, came after...
18:32, 2019-06-15

Trump recognizes officers, civilians for heroics during mass shootings President Trump on Monday presented the nation’s highest award for public safety officers to six cops who confronted the gunman in the Aug. 4 m...
21:00, 2019-09-09

UN: NATO-allied forces in Afghanistan killed more civilians than Taliban The UN has urged forces in Afghanistan to immediately "reduce the terrible harm being inflicted" on civilians. The US and its NATO and Afghan allies ...
16:32, 2019-07-30

US gunmaker Colt to stop making rifles – including AR-15 – for civilians Chief executive says there are enough sporting rifles on marketCompany to focus on making guns for military and policeGunmaker Colt says it is suspen...
22:24, 2019-09-19

Syria violence kills dozens of troops and civilians in north BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition activists say government airstrikes and intense shelling on rebel-held areas in northwest Syria have claimed the live...
16:28, 2019-06-15

Tens of thousands of civilians flee Turkish offensive in Syria Aid workers also join exodus amid warnings that campaign against Kurdish forces will put hundreds of thousands of lives at riskDozens of aid workers ...
15:48, 2019-10-10

US orders American civilians out of Iraq as tensions with Iran escalate HOW MANY TROOPS?: One thing seems clear this morning. The Pentagon has drawn up contingency plans to deploy thousands more U.S. troops to the Persian...
13:28, 2019-05-15

Group accuses Yemen rebels of storing weapons near civilians CAIRO (AP) — A prominent international rights group says Yemen’s Houthi rebels had stored explosives in a warehouse in a residential area in th...
11:32, 2019-05-09

Afghan security forces kill six civilians during insurgent raid The deaths come as UN reveals pro-government forces killed more civilians than insurgents in first three months of 2019Afghan security forces have ki...
20:28, 2019-05-25

At least 544 civilians killed in Russian-led assault in Syria, rights groups say Syrian Network for Human Rights says two-month offensive has left 130 children deadAt least 544 civilians have been killed and over 2,000 people inju...
05:32, 2019-07-07

Rep. Duncan Hunter Admits He Probably Killed 'Hundreds of Civilians' in Iraq California Rep. Duncan Hunter, previously best known for investigations into his misuse of funds while in office and vaping on the floor of Congress,...
02:48, 2019-06-03

Congressman Duncan Hunter Says He Probably Killed "Hundred of Civilians" in Iraq California Republican Duncan Harris admitted to killing potentially "hundreds of civilians" while on duty in Iraq....
12:08, 2019-06-04

ISIS has a plan to bust out 70,000 supporters from Kurdish jails now that the US has abandoned the area to the Turkish military Ali Hashisho / REUTERS ISIS is likely plotting a mass prison breakout to free 70,000 or more supporters being held in Kurdish jails, sources tell Ins...
13:52, 2019-10-10

100K flee as Turks hit Kurdish zones in Syria; White House threatens sanctions Turkey ramped up its air and artillery strikes against the Kurds in northeast Syria Friday — forcing 100,000 people to flee the battle, as the White ...
04:32, 2019-10-12

Civilians ‘must never be a target,’ says UN in Afghanistan, amid troubling number of casualties during Ramadan The United Nations has urged all parties to the “ongoing intense conflict” across Afghanistan to meet their obligations to protect civilians from har...
15:08, 2019-06-10

Syria to let civilians flee rebel-held Idlib via humanitarian corridor The northwestern region of Syria has been held by rebels over the last seven years. Damascus has said a humanitarian corridor will allow "civilians w...
17:44, 2019-08-22

Daily on Healthcare: Opioid epidemic immiserated combat veterans more than civilians Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:48, 2019-10-01

Yemen prisoner release boosts hopes of peace at last for war-weary civilians Hopes for a possible end to the war in Yemen grew slightly on Monday, following the news that nearly 300 detainees have been released as a gesture of...
17:16, 2019-09-30

‘We danced in the streets with the soldiers’: French civilians recall joys, horrors of D-Day French civilians who endured Nazi occupation are now sharing their stories as part of a new exhibition to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day....
14:24, 2019-06-05

Pentagon and CIA use previously unknown missile designed to only kill terrorists, not civilians The United States military and intelligence agency have been using a previously unknown missile that is designed to minimize civilian casualties when...
17:16, 2019-05-09

Civilians fear 'mass extermination' as bloody assault on Idlib intensifies Rescuers and medics in rebel-held Syrian province fear increased airstrikes will curtail their workThe familiar sound of warplanes was heard across t...
12:48, 2019-05-09

Oradour-sur-Glane marks worst Nazi massacre of civilians in France On a June afternoon, 75 years ago, the inhabitants of the village near Limoges, France were rounded up, shot and killed by Nazi soldiers. The village...
11:40, 2019-06-10

'Pragmatically ruthless': Russia's improbable claim it has killed no civilians in Syria Despite carrying out tens of thousands of airstrikes in Syria, the Russian government will not acknowledge a single civilian casualty, a claim which ...
04:56, 2019-05-31

Civilians ‘must not be a target’, urges UNHCR, following military escalation in northern Syria The scale-up in military operations in north-east Syria has forced tens of thousands of civilians to seek safety, the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, said ...
19:28, 2019-10-10

El Chapo's son 'arrested or killed' as cartel gunmen open fire on civilians Ivan Archivaldo Guzman was reportedly captured in a shootout in the Mexican state of Sinaloa....
04:32, 2019-10-18

Syria’s Assad regime pushes into rebel-stronghold Idlib. What will it mean for civilians? While Syrian government forces have taken back control of much of the country, Idlib remains a holdout for armed opposition groups....
00:36, 2019-08-21

'Idlib is a bargaining chip': civilians brace as Assad air assault escalates Renewed regime attacks have killed hundreds in the Syrian opposition’s last strongholdInstead of looking forward to the pre-dawn Ramadan meal of suho...
08:24, 2019-05-23

U.S. and Iran Are Targeting Each Other With Cyberattacks Donald Trump may have called off military strikes against Iran at the last minute, avoiding a dangerous war for now, but several reports have noted t...
17:52, 2019-06-22

Afghanistan probe: ‘at least 60 civilians’ killed after US military airstrikes on alleged drug labs “Multiple” airstrikes by the US military on alleged methamphetamine drug labs in a remote area of western Afghanistan earlier this year, killed or in...
16:40, 2019-10-09

Grievous violations continue against Myanmar civilians, Human Rights Council hears Marginalized communities in Myanmar still face “grievous human rights violations” at the hands of security forces, a UN-appointed independent expert ...
18:36, 2019-07-03

Iraq and Afghanistan veterans can't find jobs, while other vets and civilians gain work Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans struggle to find jobs, despite nationwide unemployment reaching a 50-year low last month....
21:52, 2019-10-07

Kurdish forces strike a deal with Assad's army as they battle an intensifying Turkish assault in northern Syria Nazeer Al-khatib / AFP) (Photo by NAZEER AL-KHATIB/AFP via Getty Images The Kurdish-led administration in northeastern Syria announced on Sunday that...
05:56, 2019-10-14

A new way to deliver drugs with pinpoint targeting Most pharmaceuticals must either be ingested or injected into the body to do their work. Either way, it takes some time for them to reach their inten...
18:28, 2019-08-19

Israel says it will not allow in activists targeting Eurovision Protests expected at song contest over country’s treatment of PalestiniansIsrael has warned it will block activists who plan to disrupt the Eurovisio...
13:16, 2019-05-07

Escalation in Syria fighting cause for ‘great concern’ says UN chief, dozens more civilians dead or injured UN chief António Guterres has said that he’s following “with great concern” intensifying clashes in north-western Syria that have claimed yet more ci...
18:20, 2019-05-07

Deadly airstrikes and drone hits displace thousands of civilians in Libya oasis town Intensifying clashes in the southern Libyan town of Murzuq involving air and drone strikes in recent days have left at least 90 people dead and displ...
18:08, 2019-08-20

A new approach to targeting tumors and tracking their spread The spread of malignant cells from an original tumor to other parts of the body, known as metastasis, is the main cause of cancer deaths worldwide. ...
21:16, 2019-05-06

US launches raids targeting migrant families A federal agency has launched a series of raids in nine cities, targeting families of migrants. But officials in the targeted cities have refused to ...
20:44, 2019-07-14

TPD seeking suspect for targeting elderly victims TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who is accused of targeting elderly victims. Police say a man ...
17:08, 2019-08-02

Chantelle Cameron targeting Katie Taylor Chantelle Cameron is eyeing a clash with her old amateur foe, writes Matt Bozeat, but she must win eliminator in Brentwood The post Chantelle Cameron...
11:52, 2019-07-16

Could targeting this enzyme halt ovarian cancer? Scientists have identified an enzyme that promotes cell proliferation in the most common and lethal ovarian cancer and could serve as a treatment tar...
19:56, 2019-07-16

Report: Yankees ‘targeting’ Luis Castillo Could the Yankees be gearing up to call the Reds about a starting pitcher? To stop you right there, Sonny Gray is not the guy. @yankees targeting Lu...
17:56, 2019-06-26

Feds might be targeting Epstein’s gal pal, Ghislaine Maxwell Jeffrey Epstein’s jailhouse death has shifted the focus of federal authorities to the accomplices who helped him sexually traffic and abuse underage ...
06:24, 2019-08-13

Could Someone Be Targeting Witnesses in Amber Guyger Trial? There are fears for the safety of another witness who testified in the trial of ex-Dallas cop Amber Guyger....
21:16, 2019-10-07

Ransomware attacks targeting US cities on the rise https://pmd.cdn.turner.com/cnn/big/us/2019/05/10/ransomware-attacks-marquardt-dnt-tsr-vpx.cnn_2603699_768x432_1300k.mp4 _____ Crippling ransomware at...
18:56, 2019-05-12

Syria: ‘Deplorable’ violence in Idlib against civilians, humanitarian workers must ‘stop immediately’, says senior UN envoy  Acts of violence against civilians, humanitarian workers and civilian infrastructure in Idlib are “deplorable”, the United Nations Regional Humanitar...
17:36, 2019-06-21

Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher acquitted of killing ISIS teen, shooting Iraqi civilians A Navy SEAL accused of several war crimes, including stabbing a wounded prisoner to death in Iraq in 2017 — was found not guilty of murder on Tuesday...
00:40, 2019-07-03

Chess: Magnus Carlsen in Scotland and targeting yet another new record The world champion could break his previous high rating of 2903 in rapidplay if he is on form at the Lindores Abbey StarsAnother week, another record...
13:44, 2019-05-24

ICE arrests 35 in operation targeting 2,000 migrants with deportation orders Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested 35 people as part of an operation targeting families with deportation orders, officials said Tuesday, a ...
22:52, 2019-07-23

Could targeting this heart hormone help control blood pressure? The heart releases a hormone that has a key role in blood pressure. Now, a study of rats shows that its function depends on a sugar molecule attachme...
20:24, 2019-07-08

ID theft ring targeting veterans lands 5 men behind bars (WOAI)  – Federal authorities in San Antonio have filed charges against five men accused of orchestrating an international theft ring. The men ...
07:44, 2019-08-23

Could targeting variants of this gene help fight Alzheimer's disease? Researchers have found variants of a gene that influence Alzheimer's disease risk through their effect on a cerebrospinal fluid protein....
02:56, 2019-08-22

18 months after indictment, Iranian phishers are still targeting universities Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty) In March 2018, nine Iranians were criminally charged for their involvement with the Mabna Institute, a comp...
22:48, 2019-09-11

Magecart  skimmers seen targeting routers for customer Wi-Fi networks Enlarge / That captive portal may be more captive than you know. (credit: John Moore / Getty Images) Threat researchers at IBM X-Force IRIS have s...
15:32, 2019-09-25

The NCAA's New Agent Regulations Sure Look Like They're Targeting Rich Paul The NCAA, continuing its bid to desperately cling to the archaic model of amateurism for as long as it possibly can, sent out a memo to NBA agents on...
02:28, 2019-08-07

NC becomes first state to sue e-cigarette maker Juul over targeting teens North Carolina’s attorney general is asking a state judge to bar popular e-cigarette maker Juul Labs from selling to minors and force it to end slick...
19:24, 2019-05-16

Why Wales' Jayne Ludlow is targeting three tournaments at the same time The manager and her staff oversee all the age groups as well as the senior team, who start Euro 2021 qualifying full of beliefPraise from a former to...
12:08, 2019-08-21

Facebook bans "inauthentic" accounts targeting Africa Facebook blocked an Israeli firm it said was behind fake accounts mostly targeting elections in Africa....
05:20, 2019-05-17

Netflix is targeting a huge new audience with its next big content push Netflix is eating up an increasingly large share of entertainment consumption time for Americans, who now have more choices than ever about what to b...
06:56, 2019-07-23

Pipeline opponents challenge Louisiana law targeting protesters Environmental groups and demonstrators arrested near an Energy Transfer LP crude pipeline filed a lawsuit on Wednesday challenging a 2018 Louisiana s...
21:00, 2019-05-22

Ghana foils 'elaborate plot' targeting government Ghanaian authorities say they have detained three suspects over an alleged plot to destabilize the country. The news came as a surprise to security a...
17:16, 2019-09-24

Europe shows challenges for US regulators targeting Big Tech LONDON (AP) — As U.S. authorities prepare to investigate Silicon Valley’s digital giants, they’ll look for inspiration — and warnings — f...
12:56, 2019-06-07

Germany eyes ban on plastic surgery ads targeting teens The German government is seeking to ban plastic surgery advertising that targets young people. Berlin says promoting such procedures sends an unhelpf...
14:52, 2019-10-16

Magecart skimmers seen targeting routers for customer Wi-Fi networks Enlarge / That captive portal may be more captive than you know. (credit: John Moore / Getty Images) Threat researchers at IBM X-Force IRIS have s...
18:28, 2019-09-25

VW targeting F1 Goodwood Festival of Speed record with evolved ID. R Volkswagen aims to break the 20-year-old Formula 1-established overall Goodwood Festival of Speed hillclimb record with its updated ID. R electric pr...
18:00, 2019-07-03

Tajikistan regime targeting families of political activists From surveillance to outright threats, Tajik authorities are making life difficult for the families of political activists who have fled abroad. DW s...
17:16, 2019-07-13

How big pharma is targeting India's booming opioid market As India loosens its stringent narcotics laws, US companies including Johnson & Johnson, Abbott Laboratories and a network affiliated with Purdue Pha...
16:48, 2019-08-27

Targeting mitochondria in neurons may help relieve severe forms of MS Altering the composition of a peron's spinal fluid may provide a new approach for alleviating symptoms of progressive multiple sclerosis...
15:20, 2019-07-15

‘Electricity Shutoff’ Phone Scam Targeting Area LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Better Business Bureau serving Central & Eastern Kentucky has heard from local businesses this week that received call...
17:24, 2019-05-29

22 caught in Michigan sting targeting child sex solicitation FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Authorities in Michigan say they’ve arrested 22 people as part of an online child sex sting targeting suspects who are accu...
19:48, 2019-06-10

Is targeting brain inflammation the key to beating Alzheimer’s disease? The past decade of Alzheimer’s disease research has been fraught with disappointment. Years of focus on one hallmark of the disease ultimately ...
03:12, 2019-07-13

Man pleads guilty in $30M mail scam targeting elderly CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (AP) — A New York man has pleaded guilty in a direct-mail scam that stole more than $30 million from the elderly and others by pr...
19:40, 2019-05-15

Cadillac Targeting Coveted Dead Person Market with XT5 Given that I’m just barely experiencing my first quarter-life crisis, I haven’t given much thought to what I’d like to happen when I finally kick the...
16:08, 2019-05-07

Myanmar military target civilians in deadly helicopter attack, UN rights office issues war crimes warning Intensifying clashes between the Myanmar military and armed separatists that reportedly involved a deadly helicopter bombing raid on civilians earlie...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Thursday’s Daily Brief: Safeguarding civilians, strengthening Ebola response in DR Congo, marking Fistula Day, updates on CAR and Syria  Thursday’s main stories include: Better safeguards to protect civilians in conflict; UN ramps up coordination to beat Ebola in DR Congo; Obstetric fi...
23:32, 2019-05-23

Egypt used Google Play in spy campaign targeting its own citizens, researchers say Enlarge / Indexy was removed from Google Play after Check Point researchers discovered it was being used in a campaign to spy on Egyptian citizens. (...
00:08, 2019-10-04

Bail-reform poster boy Pedro Hernandez says police are targeting him A teenage poster boy for bail reform who has racked up more than 15 arrests insists he’s no hardened criminal — and blamed police for his lengthy rap...
01:08, 2019-08-19

Bomb targeting Pakistani police at shrine kills 4 in Lahore LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani police say a powerful bomb has exploded near security forces guarding a famous Sufi shrine in the eastern city of L...
06:48, 2019-05-08

Pair of violent robbers targeting Manhattan women: cops They’re Manhattan’s Bonnie and Clyde. A male-female duo of violent purse snatchers is stalking Chelsea and Midtown, punching female victi...
21:20, 2019-09-24

ICE: Mass raids targeting undocumented families launches Sunday NBC NEWS – Immigration authorities are planning a massive roundup Sunday of undocumented families that have received deportation orders, two so...
00:28, 2019-06-22

Trump imposes new sanctions on Iran targeting supreme leader US President Donald Trump signed off on a new round of "hard hitting" sanctions against Iran amid heightened tensions between the two countries. The ...
18:44, 2019-06-24

ICE to begin coordinated operation, targeting more than 2,000 undocumented immigrants: Reports Trump tweeted that Immigration and Customs Enforcement would begin deporting “millions” of immigrants who are living in the U.S....
21:16, 2019-06-22

Opinion: The anti-Semitism targeting us Jews isn’t 'back' — it never left The Halle synagogue attack underscores what is downplayed: the threat against Jews is here and always has been. DW’s Kyra Levine, a US-born Jew livin...
17:36, 2019-10-11

Suicide bomber targeting police rocks Tunis; 5 hurt TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — A suicide bomber targeting a police patrol has struck a busy commercial street in central Tunis, injuring at least five people ...
13:16, 2019-06-27

ICE raids targeting illegal immigrants to start Sunday: report Immigration raids that will targets thousands of undocumented immigrants in cities across the US are scheduled to begin on Sunday, a report said Thur...
08:12, 2019-07-11

Facebook bans fake Russian accounts targeting US voters Facebook has banned dozens of accounts linked to a Russian agency that is accused of being behind a mass misinformation campaign. Many of the account...
03:08, 2019-10-22

Trial set to begin in case targeting Virginia abortion laws RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A trial is set to begin in a lawsuit filed by women’s health groups seeking to overturn restrictions on abortion providers...
09:40, 2019-05-20

Paddon targeting new M-Sport WRC deal after Finland crash setback World Rally Championship exile Hayden Paddon is working on a deal to land a seat in an M-Sport Ford Fiesta WRC before the end of the 2019 season...
11:04, 2019-08-09

The NCAA's New Agent Regulations Sure Look Like They're Targeting Rich Paul (Update) The NCAA, continuing its bid to desperately cling to the archaic model of amateurism for as long as it possibly can, sent out a memo to NBA agents on...
04:28, 2019-08-07

When kids are threats: the assessments unfairly targeting students with disabilities A systemic problem in New Mexico schools turns a well-meaning evaluation into a stigma unfairly ensnaring minority groups Jamari Nelson likes action ...
08:32, 2019-10-15

IS claims bomb attack targeting US-backed force in Syria BEIRUT (AP) — A spokesman for a U.S.-backed force in Syria says a suicide bomber from the Islamic State extremist group detonated his explosives on a...
22:44, 2019-05-20

Water Innovation Prize goes to startups targeting methane and wastewater A startup with a cheap technology for purifying textile wastewater and another with a system to help reduce methane emissions from cattle were named ...
22:56, 2019-04-23

The NCAA's New Agent Regulations Sure Look Like They're Targeting Rich Paul [Update] The NCAA, continuing its bid to desperately cling to the archaic model of amateurism for as long as it possibly can, sent out a memo to NBA agents on...
07:36, 2019-08-07

Netflix prank show targeting 'new hires' sparks backlash A new Netflix hidden-camera prank show is causing an uproar over its premise of targeting people believing they're starting a new job....
08:20, 2019-06-15

New advanced malware, possibly nation sponsored, is targeting US utilities (credit: Maëlick / Flickr) A new piece of advanced espionage malware, possibly developed by nation-supported attacker, targeted three US companies ...
12:24, 2019-08-02

Biden calls Trump 'sinful' for targeting medical deferments ROCK HILL, South Carolina — Joe Biden slammed the Trump administration's latest policy targeting medical deferments for immigrants in the country as ...
20:40, 2019-08-29

El Paso shooting: suspect confesses to targeting Mexicans, officials say Patrick Crusius surrendered to officers, confirming that he had entered the store with an AK-47 rifle and multiple magazinesThe man accused of killin...
01:12, 2019-08-10

US hits back at China for targeting diplomat in Hong Kong State department condemns ‘dangerous’ reports identifying US envoy after supposed meeting with activistsOfficial Chinese media reports about a US dip...
03:56, 2019-08-10

Nadler: Committee too busy targeting Trump to probe Kavanaugh The House Judiciary Committee was too busy “impeaching the president” to immediately probe sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court Justic...
23:12, 2019-09-16

Israel accused of targeting Iran allies in Lebanon bombing Israel has also allegedly bombed Iraq recently, and claimed an attack on SyriaIsrael has been accused of bombing a militant base in neighbouring Leba...
17:40, 2019-08-26

Cops hunt gray-haired burglar targeting Queens homes A silver-haired thief has robbed at least six homes in Queens — with the polo shirt-wearing perp pushing in A.C. units to break into residences...
19:52, 2019-07-14

Insect control targeting cankerworms, elm spanworms in Winnipeg starts Sunday The program will begin by targeting spring and fall cankerworms and elm spanworms, and will launch on Sunday....
20:16, 2019-05-23

Child Victims Act takes effect with many lawsuits targeting Catholic Church Victims of child sex abuse in New York who had been waiting decades to bring their cases to court finally had their chance on Wednesday. The state’s ...
08:16, 2019-08-14

YouTube takes action on campaigns targeting Hong Kong protests The move follows similar action by Twitter and Facebook, which said China was behind the campaigns. Google, YouTube's parent company, said VPNs and o...
04:40, 2019-08-23

SpaceX targeting abort test late this year, crew flight soon after Enlarge / In this highly detailed illustration, a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft approaches the International Space Station for docking. (credit: NASA...
18:28, 2019-10-08

US soldier discussed bombing media and targeting Beto O'Rourke, FBI alleges Jarrett William Smith, 24, chatted plans on Facebook Infantryman talked of making IEDs and killing antifa activistsA member of the US military has be...
20:52, 2019-09-23

El Paso shooting suspect accused of targeting Mexicans pleads not guilty Patrick Crusius was indicted last month for capital murder and will face death penalty if convicted, said district attorneyThe Texas man accused of d...
23:12, 2019-10-10

North Carolina Attorney General sues Juul for targeting youth North Carolina's Attorney General filed a lawsuit against Juul Labs Inc on Wednesday, piling more pressure on the biggest U.S. e-cigarette maker that...
00:28, 2019-05-16

German health minister to propose ban on cosmetic surgery ads targeting teens The German government is seeking to ban plastic surgery advertising that targets young people. Berlin says promoting such procedures sends an unhelpf...
14:08, 2019-10-16

Rights Groups Sue After DeSantis Signs ‘Poll Tax’ Bill Targeting Former Felons Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday signed into law a bill that equates to a poll tax on former felons whose voting rights were restored last year by...
23:48, 2019-06-29

Inside the Stryker Turret: New targeting tech destroys drone swarms When a Stryker gunner released the so-called “dead man’s” switch on the vehicle’s 30mm cannon, a slow-moving ground drone target exploded into a clou...
14:36, 2019-04-30

Loose online lips sink hack targeting governments and embassies Enlarge (credit: Frank Lindecke / Flickr) Security researchers gave mixed grades to a recently discovered hacking campaign targeting government fin...
12:16, 2019-05-02

Cuomo, de Blasio vow to fight ICE raids targeting illegal immigrant families Gov. Andrew Cuomo has joined with a growing number of elected officials across the country in opposing the Trump administration’s reported plan...
07:44, 2019-06-22

China's police targeting 'lawful' behavior to detain Muslims: report Authorities are collecting data on legal behavior in order to investigate Muslims, says Human Rights Watch. Activists believe that 1 million Uighurs ...
04:52, 2019-05-02

Bill targeting wind energy line stalls in Missouri Senate JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Legislation that could thwart a large wind-energy power line has hit a roadblock in the Missouri Senate. Senators were una...
17:36, 2019-05-09

Facebook removes Iranian and Russian operations targeting US 2020 elections The company has also disclosed initiatives to prevent foreign election interference in the presidential campaignsFacebook on Monday disclosed it had ...
22:28, 2019-10-21

Medical News Today: Diabetes: Could targeting this protein prevent hypoglycemia? Could targeting the protein neuronostatin prevent or treat dangerous low blood sugar in people with diabetes who use insulin? A new study investigate...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Ransomware cyber-attacks are targeting large companies and demanding huge payments A Norwegian aluminium producer is recovering after hackers took thousands of computers offline and demanded a ransom....
11:04, 2019-06-24

Secret Border Patrol group under fire for targeting migrants, Ocasio-Cortez The Congressional Hispanic Caucus is calling for the immediate firing of Customs and Border Protection agents who joked about migrant deaths and post...
20:08, 2019-07-01

El Paso shooting suspect, Patrick Crusius, confessed to targeting Mexicans: police Twenty-two people were killed and about two dozen others were wounded in the attack. Many of the dead had Latino last names and eight of them were Me...
01:20, 2019-08-10

Trump signs orders targeting states' power to slow energy projects President Donald Trump signed two executive orders in the heart of the Texas energy hub on Wednesday targeting the power of states to delay natural g...
02:04, 2019-04-11

Trump unveils sweeping rule targeting immigrants who access social services The rule would reject applicants for temporary or permanent visas if they fail to meet high enough income standards or if they receive public assista...
14:00, 2019-08-14

Trump Moves to Ban Foreign Telecom Gear, Targeting Huawei in Battle With China The ban was expected. American officials have long warned that they would stop sharing intelligence if allies installed Chinese technology on their 5...
02:08, 2019-05-16

Ransomware cyber attacks are targeting large companies and demanding huge payments. A Norwegian aluminium producer is recovering after hackers took thousands of computers offline and demanded a ransom....
04:04, 2019-06-16

North Carolina sues Eonsmoke, seven other vape companies for allegedly targeting children North Carolina is accusing the companies of using flavors, marketing strategies and inadequate age verification systems to sell to underage consumers...
19:28, 2019-08-27

Trump ‘relished’ chant targeting Ilhan Omar: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Video of the crowd in North Carolina shouting "Send her back!" shows Trump pausing his speech and looking around the arena for about ten seconds....
03:44, 2019-07-21

Bernie Sanders unveils 'inequality tax' targeting companies where CEOs make far more than workers Getty Images / Scott Eisen Senator Bernie Sanders on Monday announced a new income inequality plan that would place taxes on companies that pay CEOs ...
16:36, 2019-09-30

Toyota launches second $100 million VC fund targeting autonomous mobility and robotics startups Toyota announced the launch of its second $100 million fund targeting startups in artificial intelligence and machine learning.Read More...
14:48, 2019-05-02

Brazen pickpockets caught on camera targeting shoppers in Covent Garden boutique Two brazen pickpockets are caught on camera targeting shoppers in a Covent Garden boutique - even swiping items from a pram....
11:40, 2019-08-15

YouTube Says Homophobic Harassment Targeting a Popular Host Doesn’t Violate Its Policies YouTube is declining to take action against a popular conservative host despite his homophobic and racist slurs targeting another video maker, furthe...
19:48, 2019-06-05

Judge blocks city from enforcing controversial zoning targeting strip clubs The city’s 2001 zoning regulation aimed at cleaning up Times Square by restricting where jiggle joints could be located is a relic of a priggis...
21:12, 2019-10-01

Appeals court clears way for Trump administration rule targeting Planned Parenthood The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Thursday that the Trump administration's restrictions on family planning funds could go into effect, a move th...
20:00, 2019-06-20

US calls China ‘thuggish regime’ for targeting American diplomat who met Hong Kong protesters Anger at release of diplomat’s personal information as Hong Kong police bring back police chief who handled 2014 Occupy protestsA US official has des...
08:04, 2019-08-09

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory network was hacked by targeting a Raspberry Pi that wasn't supposed to be connected to it Flickr/abuakel An Office of the Inspector General report says that a hacker accessed the network of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, CA...
23:04, 2019-06-23

Trust Ventures raises $70 million for startups targeting public policy and social problems Trust Ventures has raised $70 million for a second venture capital fund that focuses on startups tackling public policy issues.Read More...
14:16, 2019-10-11

'It improves targeting’: Americans under threat from Chinese facial recognition systems, Rubio warns Chinese facial recognition technology is spreading to cities around the world, heightening the risk of travel for U.S. government officials and even ...
14:16, 2019-08-27

Iran’s president says new US sanctions targeting Islamic Republic’s supreme leader, others are ‘outrageous and idiotic’ TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s president says new US sanctions targeting Islamic Republic’s supreme leader, others are ‘outrageous and ...
09:40, 2019-06-25

Strong explosion targeting police patrol hits central Tunis; no immediate reports of deaths TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Strong explosion targeting police patrol hits central Tunis; no immediate reports of deaths ....
13:16, 2019-06-27

Johanna Konta targeting US Open Final berth as last-eight clash with Elina Svitolina looms Johanna Konta has her sights set on a maiden Grand Slam final after reaching the US Open quarter-finals for the first time in her career....
14:52, 2019-09-02

Police make 25 arrests during raids targeting criminals suspected of dealing drugs and guns to gangs A charity shop and a hipster juice bar were among dozens of addresses raided by police early today in a major operation targeting criminals suspected...
15:04, 2019-09-18

UN, world leaders, condemn Sri Lanka terrorist attacks targeting churches, hotels, which leave more than 200 dead More than 200 have been killed and hundreds injured by a series of explosions inside churches and hotels in Sri Lanka, as Christians gathered for ser...
16:24, 2019-04-21

Jack Grealish targeting England spot at Euro 2020 after inspirational John Terry chat Jack Grealish is confident of forcing himself into Gareth Southgate's England plans after a conversation with John Terry convinced the Aston Villa ca...
23:32, 2019-09-19

Coalition cuts short drought fund debate and pushes on with laws targeting vegan activists David Littleproud says commonwealth is introducing penalties because states are doing ‘bugger all’ to stop farm invasionsThe Coalition has cut short ...
12:20, 2019-07-22

Brazil: fires in protected areas raise fears loggers targeting isolated Amazon tribes Blazes seen on Araribóia reserve, home to Awá peopleCampaigners say indigenous territories easy targets for loggersFires have been reported in prote...
20:32, 2019-08-29

Donald Trump signs deal imposing new sanctions on Iran and targeting country's supreme leader President Donald Trump has signed an order imposing fresh sanctions on Iran which target the country's supreme leader....
18:24, 2019-06-24

Democratic lawmaker tells Walmart to stop 'making up stupid s---' by targeting video games after mass shootings Mark J. Terrill/AP Democratic Rep. Ted Lieu of California slammed Walmart for its decision to limit advertisements for video games following two sho...
00:08, 2019-08-11

Climate change group recommends banning all frequent flyer reward programs to cut carbon emissions by targeting jet-setters Reuters A climate-change advisory group, which helps the UK government shape policy, has called for a ban on all frequent flyer reward programs to di...
13:32, 2019-10-14

Lakers trade rumors: Kyle Lowry, Bradley Beal among players Los Angeles could be targeting in potential offseason deals Whether they can land A.D. or not, the Lakers intend to be players in the trade market this summer...
21:36, 2019-05-19

Pakistani police say a bomb targeting security forces guarding Sufi shrine in city of Lahore kills 4, wounds several LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani police say a bomb targeting security forces guarding Sufi shrine in city of Lahore kills 4, wounds several....
06:24, 2019-05-08

President Donald Trump signs order targeting Iran’s supreme leader and associates with additional financial sanctions WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signs order targeting Iran’s supreme leader and associates with additional financial sanctions....
18:48, 2019-06-24

Trump administration rolls back Obama rule targeting coal-fired power plants, issues less ambitious replacement WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump administration rolls back Obama rule targeting coal-fired power plants, issues less ambitious replacement....
17:08, 2019-06-19

Angry fans, not Barcelona, wasting Lionel Messi's final years by targeting Ernesto Valverde and Ivan Rakitic Barcelona will play for yet another trophy on Saturday night. If the Catalans can beat Valencia in Seville , they will win a second successive domest...
12:32, 2019-05-24

London Bridge terrorists 'could have been targeting Oxford Street when they decided to divert' The London Bridge terrorists could have been targeting Oxford Street when they decided to divert on their way there, an inquest has heard....
14:40, 2019-05-29

Facebook 'takes down Russian trolling operation targeting US 2020 election' Facebook has dismantled four new foreign interference operations originating from Russia and Iran, including one targeting the 2020 US presidential e...
00:36, 2019-10-22

Discord DOWN: Server status latest, 502 bad gateway errors and Cloudflare latest updates DISCORD is down once again along with a host of other websites. Here's what we know so far....
16:24, 2019-07-02

Heathrow airport strike latest: Bank holiday walkout suspended after latest pay offer A planned strike by thousands of workers at Heathrow has been suspended while they vote on a revised pay offer....
15:04, 2019-08-14

Brexit news latest: Donald Tusk says Boris Johnson failed to make breakthrough in latest talks European Council president Donald Tusk tonight said Prime Minister Boris Johnson failed to make a Brexit breakthrough following talks in New York....
00:28, 2019-09-24

Dozens of homes and businesses raided as police targeting criminals 'dealing drugs and guns to gangs' make 25 arrests A charity shop and a hipster juice bar were among dozens of addresses raided by police early today in a major operation targeting criminals suspected...
17:56, 2019-09-18

Transfer news, rumours LIVE: Bruno Fernandes latest plus Man Utd, Arsenal, Liverpool, Tottenham, Chelsea latest gossip Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE blog dedicated to the latest breaking transfer news, rumours and gossip....
09:36, 2019-06-25

The Latest: Slack becomes latest tech company to go public NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Slack’s IPO (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Shares of work messaging platform Slack have begun trading on the New Y...
18:40, 2019-06-20

Cboe Vest’s New “Dividend Aristocrats” ETF (Ticker: KNG) Combines Quality Dividend Growers with Partial Call Overwriting Strategy, Targeting Income with Growth McLean, VA – March 27, 2018 – Cboe Vest Financial LLC (“Cboe Vest”), a majority-owned asset management subsidiary of Cboe Global Markets, Inc., has l...
12:56, 2019-05-01

Britain's Lizzie Deignan targeting 'fairytale' second world title on home course in Yorkshire Nigel Mansell used to say that driving in front of his home crowd was worth a second a lap, a quote Lizzie Deignan has heard repeated by her Formula ...
14:00, 2019-09-28

Roger Federer targeting US Open success as Swiss legend declares: 'I'm in best shape in years' Roger Federer believes he is in the best shape "in years" heading into the US Open as he targets a 20th Grand Slam triumph....
21:12, 2019-08-23

What is Turkey doing in Libya? Several international players, including Turkey, are involved in the ongoing civil war in Libya. Ankara supports the internationally recognized Libya...
19:28, 2019-07-07

Turkey Was Just Booted Out of the F-35 Program The American government has given Turkey the boot, officially removing the country from the F-35 Lightning II program. The two countries are at odds ...
21:40, 2019-07-18

Can Turkey be trusted with U.S. nukes? The decision by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to choose Russia’s S-400 air defense system over America’s best weapons, including the vaunted...
05:52, 2019-07-19

Iranian oil tanker changes course to Turkey The Iranian oil tanker Adrian Darya 1, formerly known as the Grace 1, has changed its destination to a port in Turkey. The US has threatened to sanct...
13:40, 2019-08-24

S-400 missile system: What is it and why does Turkey want it? Turkey is set to become the first and so far the only NATO member to use Russia's advanced S-400 missile system. What is so special about this weapon...
23:48, 2019-07-12

Gobble up these Turkey Day destinations If you're not traveling home or receiving guests, you may want to check out Plymouth, Massachusetts, and four other Thanksgiving getaways....
23:44, 2019-09-06

Can the EU-Turkey deal be fixed? After a deadly fire underlined the dire conditions faced by refugees in Greek refugee camps, the continuing stream of arrivals is alarming EU authori...
18:56, 2019-10-03

Turkey, Cyprus and gas deposits: What you need to know A storm may be brewing off the coast of Cyprus in the Mediterranean Sea: Turkey has sent two drilling ships to waters claimed by Cyprus and the EU ha...
00:24, 2019-07-17

Four Germans released in Turkey Four of six Germans arrested this week have been conditionally released, according to local media. They have been accused of spreading pro-Kurdish pr...
07:20, 2019-10-07

Turkey: Babies behind bars Hundreds of children are locked up in Turkish prisons alongside their mothers. Authorities have said they now want to create more family-friendly liv...
15:36, 2019-06-23

Turkey offers to mediate between US, Iran ANKARA, Turkey — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says he is willing to mediate between the United States and Iran to ease tensions over Iran&#...
10:28, 2019-07-04

Should Turkey fear the long arm of US sanctions? Donald Trump has threatened to "totally destroy and obliterate" the Turkish economy, should Ankara overstep its campaign against Kurdish forces in no...
09:24, 2019-10-10

Spa of the week: Six Senses Kaplankaya, Turkey Our new wellness columnist, Danielle Copperman heads to Turkey to discover a world-class spa with something for everyone...
18:36, 2019-06-25

Turkey: Is mob violence undermining democracy? Opposition party leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu was attacked by an angry mob in public and nearly killed — the latest in a spate of such violence. What do...
23:20, 2019-05-03

Turkey summons US diplomat over Twitter 'like' US embassy’s account ‘liked’ tweet about nationalist politician who was recently illThe Turkish foreign ministry says it has summoned the US chargé d...
17:48, 2019-10-06

US threatens Turkey with sanctions over S-400 deal The US has urged Turkey to drop a Russian military hardware deal, saying it undermines their relationship. Turkey's president has refused to back dow...
03:12, 2019-06-27

US, Turkey slowly try to make amends It's hard to regain trust when your partner cheats on you with your longtime rival — but sometimes you do it for the sake of the children....
05:12, 2019-09-27

Turkey cracks down on Syrian refugees President Erdogan has threatened to ditch the EU refugee deal. After election losses and faced with escalating conflict in Idlib, the attitude toward...
20:00, 2019-09-14

Opinion: EU must react to pressure from Turkey Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is using Syrian refugees as a bargaining chip to blackmail the EU. Europe must step up and decide how to react...
20:28, 2019-09-15

Nonfiction: Turkey’s Killing Fields In “The Thirty-Year Genocide,” the Israeli historians Benny Morris and Dror Ze’evi detail the slaughter of Turkey’s Christian minorities....
11:32, 2019-04-23

Ogier wants more from Citroen despite WRC victory in Turkey Rally Turkey winner Sebastien Ogier has urged his Citroen Racing team to push for further developments and not be distracted by its first World Rally...
18:36, 2019-09-16

Turkey accuses Iceland of disrespect "Turkey accused Icelandic officials on Monday of showing disrespect to its visiting soccer team, after players said they were kept waiting at passpor...
15:08, 2019-06-10

Trump thanks Turkey for release of US scientist WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is thanking Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (REH’-jehp TY’-ihp UR’-doh-wahn) for th...
19:32, 2019-05-30

Trump, Syria and Turkey — Here’s a look at what’s happening Why has the U.S. pulled its troops and why is Turkey entering northern Syria? Here's a look at what's happening....
21:32, 2019-10-08

US removes Turkey from F-35 program after S-400 fiasco In a widely-expected move, the White House has formally begun the process to remove Turkey from its advanced fighter jet program. Turkey has opted fo...
00:24, 2019-07-18

Turkey to retaliate against any US sanctions over S-400 deal ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s foreign minister says his country will retaliate against any possible U.S. sanctions over its deal with Russia f...
13:16, 2019-06-14

Breathtaking view of Turkey sky filled with hot air balloons This view of Turkey's sky filled with hot air balloons is breathtaking.       ...
19:00, 2019-06-20

Activists fight deforestation in Turkey's Ida mountains Activists are protesting the construction of a Canadian gold mine in Turkey's Ida mountains. They say the project will harm one of the country's last...
00:16, 2019-08-06

Turkey’s Didem Karagenç: ‘I had to become my own role model’ Turkey’s captain considered quitting football due to a lack of financial support but aims to show no girl should give up on a dream“Footballer? Do yo...
12:20, 2019-09-27

Turkey says it will protect Turkish Cypriots’ rights to gas ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says his country is determined to protect Turkish Cypriots’ rights to gas deposits...
14:44, 2019-06-07

US warns Turkey of 'consequences' of Syria attack The US, Germany and other nations slammed Turkey's Syria incursion at the UN, but the Security Council failed to agree on a statement. Meanwhile, Tur...
22:36, 2019-10-10

There’s hope for democracy in Turkey – but it needs help | Umut Özkırımlı The political awakening of the Istanbul mayoral election is like dew: it is beautiful but could easily evaporateI have never been an exile in the str...
07:40, 2019-07-24

Turkey draws EU ire over oil drilling off Cyprus' coast Turkey has sent a second ship to search for oil and natural gas in maritime waters that Cyprus claims as its own. The move is set to draw a sharp EU ...
22:04, 2019-06-20

Erdogan says he will never allow vaping, will block e-cigarettes in Turkey Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday he will never allow electronic cigarette companies to produce their products in Turkey, urging Turks ...
19:36, 2019-10-20

Turkey detains 5 Germans on terror charges Five German citizens are receiving consular support after they were detained in Turkey. Pro-Kurdish media reported that they have been accused of bei...
05:16, 2019-10-06

Here’s what you should know before attending a whirling dervish ceremony in Turkey Being aware of the history, locales, rules and etiquette can help you have a better experience....
11:24, 2019-04-12

Turkey to produce new S-500 missile system with Russia The Turkish president has described plans to help Russia build its next generation missile defense system. The move is likely to further strain Turke...
03:56, 2019-05-19

Greece wants Turkey to take 10,000 migrants after deadly fire The Greek government wants to start returning thousands of migrants to Turkey following a deadly fire which broke out at an overcrowded camp. Officia...
07:28, 2019-10-01

German soldier barred from leaving Turkey The 21-year-old from the western state of Hesse has not been told why he cannot leave Turkey. The incident comes a month after Turkey detained a Germ...
09:48, 2019-08-09

Trump Brain Status: Turkey, Roasted As more and more Republicans find the vestigial remains of what could at one time have passed for a spine to speak out against the White House’s surp...
18:24, 2019-10-07

Turkey detains five Germans on terror charges Five German citizens are receiving consular support after they were detained in Turkey. Pro-Kurdish media reported that they have been accused of bei...
21:52, 2019-10-05

Opinion: Take Turkey's threats to invade Syria seriously A Turkish invasion of Syria appears to be imminent. But a new military offensive could have self-destructive consequences for Recep Tayyip Erdogan's ...
13:24, 2019-08-10

US calls for historic NATO sanctions on Turkey NATO powers might sanction Turkey over the assault on U.S. partners that has “resulted in the release of many dangerous ISIS detainees,” Defense Secr...
01:08, 2019-10-15

Don't 'weaponize' refugees, EU's Tusk tells Turkey The European Council president has told Turkey not to use refugees to "blackmail" the EU with regards to Syria. Meanwhile, NATO's Jens Stoltenberg wa...
14:04, 2019-10-11

In Turkey, Keeping Alive a Language of Whistles Before cellphones, Turkish “bird language” allowed farmers to communicate across long distances in the Pontic Mountains....
11:12, 2019-05-30

7 migrants drown off Turkey’s Aegean coast ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish authorities say at least two women and five children have drowned after a boat carrying migrants sank off the Turkish c...
15:56, 2019-05-03

Cyprus: Turkey’s drilling bid violates international law NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ foreign ministry says Turkey’s bid to drill for natural gas in waters where the island nation has exclusiv...
16:52, 2019-05-04

Greek PM seeks Turkey condemnation by EU leaders ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece is urging European Union leaders to condemn Turkey over its actions in a natural gas drilling dispute in the Eastern Med...
15:12, 2019-06-18

Cyprus: EU to take tougher stance on Turkey over drilling NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ president says he believes the European Union will take a tougher line against Turkey over its bid to drill for ...
15:52, 2019-06-18

Turkey ex-PM Davutoglu close to being expelled from AKP party Turkey's ex-PM is one step closer to being removed by his own party. This comes amid rumors of Erdogan's growing fears of being replaced by other hig...
02:00, 2019-09-04

Hungary says EU shouldn’t ‘mislead’ Turkey about membership BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungary’s foreign minister says the European Union should stop “misleading” Turkey about its prospects of ...
13:52, 2019-05-03

Turkey won’t bow to US ‘ultimatums’ on Russia missile system ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s foreign minister says his country won’t bow to “ultimatums” after the United States warned Tur...
14:28, 2019-06-13

Turkey crosses “red line,” gets booted from F-35 partnership Enlarge / Turkey's planned purchase of F-35A Joint Strike Fighters has been vetoed in the wake of the Turkish purchase of Russian anti-air defenses. ...
22:25, 2019-07-17

VW delays decision to open plant in Turkey German carmaker Volkswagen has said it's postponing a final decision on a new plant in Turkey as the country continues its military operations agains...
12:48, 2019-10-15

EU penalizes Turkey over Cyprus offshore drilling Brussels is to impose punitive measures on Ankara over its offshore gas drilling activities near Cyprus....
21:04, 2019-07-15

Trump says he will soon impose sanctions on Turkey – live President tweets that he will sign an executive order in response to Ankara’s military incursion in northern SyriaSign up to the US briefing and get ...
23:04, 2019-10-14

Top EU officials in Turkey to save refugee pact Top German and EU officials have pledged Turkey support to address refugees at a time migrant arrivals to Greece are on the rise. German Interior Min...
03:00, 2019-10-04

Opinion: Women in Turkey (and elsewhere) are not fair game A Turkish man kills his former wife in broad daylight, and thousands take to the streets to protest violence against women. But the shocking crime is...
16:52, 2019-08-31

Turkey receives first S-400 missile delivery from Russia First components of Russian-made S-400 missile system have arrived in Ankara, Turkish officials said. The US had threatened sanctions, sparking a row...
12:40, 2019-07-12

Turkey denies delaying Russian S-400 deal ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has denied that Turkey is delaying the purchase of S-400 missile defense systems from...
14:12, 2019-05-15

Is NATO's future at risk over US-Turkey rift? No one is arguing against Turkey's right to buy an air defense system anywhere it wants. But the price of the Russian S-400 may be higher than Ankara...
20:44, 2019-06-14

Turkey ex-PM Davotoglu close to being expelled from AKP party Turkey's ex-PM is one step closer to being removed by his own party. This comes amid rumors of Erdogan's growing fears of being replaced by other hig...
20:00, 2019-09-03

LGBT+ in Turkey's prisons: A double punishment Turkish activists are sounding the alarm about inhumane conditions for those locked up "for political reasons." Reports of solitary confinement, phys...
12:00, 2019-09-10

Turkey: Families seek their abducted relatives More than 100,000 people lost their jobs in the aftermath of the attempted coup in Turkey in 2016. Some of them are believed to have been abducted an...
20:52, 2019-08-04

Turkey detains 2 militants trying to enter parliament ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish officials say police have detained two suspected left-wing militants who tried to enter the country’s parliament ...
08:40, 2019-05-15

Autonomous killer drones set to be used by Turkey in Syria Turkey is to become the first nation to use drones able to find, track and kill people without human intervention, when it deploys them in Syria in a...
17:04, 2019-09-20

Iranian oil supertanker wanted by U.S. changes destination to Turkey Iranian state media did not acknowledge the new reported destination of the Adrian Darya, which carries 2.1 million barrels of Iranian crude oil wort...
21:52, 2019-08-24

Turkey says it will ensure Morsi’s death is not forgotten ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says his country is determined to ensure that the “drama” surrounding former Egypt...
12:00, 2019-06-20

Turkey says 6 citizens held in Libya have been freed ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A Turkish official says six Turkish nationals who were held by a Libyan force have been released. A Foreign Ministry official s...
13:44, 2019-07-01

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21:24, 2019-10-16

U.S. and Turkey agree to ceasefire in northern Syria The deal is designed to allow Kurdish forces to withdraw from a designated safe zone on the northern border....
20:40, 2019-10-17

LGBTI in Turkey's prisons: A double punishment Turkish activists are sounding the alarm about inhumane conditions for those locked up "for political reasons." Reports of solitary confinement, phys...
20:04, 2019-09-09

World champions France stunned by Turkey "Euro 2020 qualifying Group H, Konya Buyuksehir Stadium – Turkey 2 (Ayhan 30 Under 40) France 0"...
22:52, 2019-06-08

UN urged to act over 'purge' of Turkey's lawyers by Erdoğan Law Society leads alert over ‘systematic undermining’ of judiciary system and fair trialsTrust in Turkey’s justice system is being undermined by the ...
20:44, 2019-07-18

Over 100 dead as Turkey continues assault in Syria for a second day Turkish forces continued their military push in northern Syria for a second day as reports said more than 100 people have been killed in the fighting...
15:52, 2019-10-10

Turkey advances troops into Syria despite US sanctions Turkey shrugged off sanctions imposed by the Trump administration and pressed deeper into northern Syria on Tuesday setting up a possible clash with ...
16:00, 2019-10-15

Iranian oil tanker carrying $130M in oil changes course to Turkey An Iranian oil tanker bound for Greece has abruptly changed course and will instead make port in Turkey, according to the Associated Press. The ship ...
19:24, 2019-08-24

Trump on Turkey-Syria conflict: 'It's not our border' Donald Trump has said that Turkey's military campaign against Syrian Kurds is not Washington's problem. However, he has imposed economic sanctions ag...
22:32, 2019-10-16

Brexit news latest: Donald Tusk says 'no breakthrough' on latest Boris Johnson talks European Council president Donald Tusk tonight said Prime Minister Boris Johnson failed to make a Brexit breakthrough following talks in New York....
12:21, 2019-09-24

NFL reportedly drops 18-game season proposal, now targeting a 17-game regular season In advance of further negotiations with players, the league is apparently cutting back on its wishes...
20:12, 2019-09-26

Fenerbahce’s Victor Moses: ‘The atmosphere here in Turkey is amazing’ Frozen out at Chelsea, Victor Moses took a gamble with a loan move to Turkey and is happy with the way things have turned out in IstanbulMoving abroa...
12:40, 2019-05-23

'Did I upset you, boss?': Can Dundar on the collapse of media in Turkey Living in exile in Germany, journalist Can Dundar has been highly critical of the clampdown on the media under Erdogan. In a DW exclusive, he wrote a...
16:36, 2019-05-15

Magnitude 5.7 earthquake hits Turkey's southwest: observatory An earthquake of 5.7 magnitude rocked Turkey's southwestern city of Denizli on Thursday, the country's monitoring service said, sending about two doz...
16:24, 2019-08-08

Turkey rejects claims it is drilling illegally for gas off Cyprus Ankara hits back at Greek and EU officials and vows to press ahead with offshore operationsTurkey has hit back at Greek and EU officials, denying cla...
06:52, 2019-07-11

Brawl suits against Turkey raise questions of law, diplomacy WASHINGTON (AP) — Back in May 2017, Turkey’s leader spoke of cooperation with the United States during a White House visit with President Donal...
15:08, 2019-05-18

Turkey’s Erdogan faces challenge in Istanbul poll ISTANBUL (AP) — Polls have opened in a repeat election in Turkey’s largest city where President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his political allies c...
08:20, 2019-06-23

Turkey to buy Russian S-400 missiles, undeterred by US sanction threat The US has urged Turkey to drop its purchase of Russia's S-400 missile defense system. But Turkey has refused to back away from the deal, saying Turk...
16:36, 2019-05-22

How Turkey’s Recontact will put cinematic games on the map with London title Simay Dinc and Recontact are pioneering a new kind of video-based mobile game with the Recontact series. The latest is set in London.Read More...
16:04, 2019-09-05

Explainer: What is at stake with Turkey's Russian air defense deal? Turkey took its first deliveries of the Russian S-400 air defense system on Friday, a development likely to trigger U.S. sanctions on Ankara and esca...
15:44, 2019-07-12

Turkey threatens to 'open the gates' to Europe for refugees The Turkish president has vowed to unblock what was once considered the main gateway for refugees seeking sanctuary in Europe. Recep Tayyip Erdogan d...
20:04, 2019-09-05

Turkey: Opposition politician sentenced to 9 years in jail Canan Kaftancioglu has been sentenced to prison for old tweets that allegedly spread terrorist propaganda. Her CHP party says the conviction is polit...
21:28, 2019-09-06

Turkey: Opposition politician sentence to 9 years in jail Canan Kaftancioglu has been sentenced to prison for old tweets that allegedly spread terrorist propaganda. Her CHP party says the conviction is polit...
20:08, 2019-09-06

Survival of the chickest: the unlikely battle of the urban brush turkey Australian researchers are trying to understand how the birds, which receive no parental care, survive against all odds in big citiesThe chicks are c...
07:08, 2019-09-09

Turkey's Erdogan pushes for gender segregation in universities In Japan for the G20 summit, Recep Tayyip Erdogan encountered the concept of women's universities. Now he's keen to introduce them in Turkey. The ide...
10:36, 2019-07-08

16 stand trial in Turkey over anti-government protests ISTANBUL (AP) — The trial against 16 people accused of terror charges and organizing anti-government protests in 2013 has begun in Turkey as rights g...
10:00, 2019-06-24

Greece: Turkey’s gas drilling off Cyprus shows ‘weakness’ NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The prime minister of Greece says Turkey’s ongoing drilling for gas in waters where Cyprus has exclusive economic rights...
21:52, 2019-06-25

'It's not legal': UN stands by as Turkey deports vulnerable Syrians Government pressure leaves agency silent despite claims of forced returns of LGBT refugees and others under police crackdown When summer began, Ward’...
10:52, 2019-08-23

Turkey seeks 249 suspects over cheating at ministry exam ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Authorities in Turkey have issued detention warrants for 249 people as part of an investigation into alleged cheating during ex...
13:00, 2019-05-20

Van carrying migrants crashes in northwest Turkey; 10 killed ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish officials say a van carrying dozens of migrants ignored orders to stop and sped past a police checkpoint in northwest T...
09:12, 2019-06-26

France voices support for Cyprus in gas standoff with Turkey NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A senior French senator says his country is sensitive to Cyprus’ “difficulties” with neighboring Turkey and ...
16:16, 2019-06-28

18 Air Force F-15s just squared off in a 'Turkey Shoot' in the skies over England US Air Force/Airman 1st Class Rhonda Smith Eighteen F-15Cs and F-15Es from the Air Force's 48th Fighter Wing took to the skies over England on Thurs...
22:32, 2019-09-27

Quake shakes Turkey's Istanbul, no reports of casualties A 5.7 magnitude quake shook buildings and damaged a mosque in Istanbul on Thursday, sending some residents rushing from buildings though there were n...
14:28, 2019-09-26

Lockheed: 'No problem' finding new F-35 buyers after US blocks Turkey Lockheed Martin, the defense contractor building the F-35, expects no problem finding other buyers for the stealth fighters Turkey planned to purchas...
21:40, 2019-07-23

US threatens to impose sanctions on NATO ally Turkey The US has issued an ultimatum to Turkey: If the country buys the S-400 missile defense system from Russia, sanctions will be imposed. The dispute go...
23:52, 2019-05-24

Pontus Tidemand gets another M-Sport Ford WRC chance in Turkey Pontus Tidemand will rejoin M-Sport Ford's World Rally Championship line-up for Rally Turkey next month...
11:12, 2019-08-16

Lockheed: No problem finding new F-35 buyers after US blocks Turkey Lockheed Martin, the defense contractor building the F-35, expects no problem finding other buyers for the stealth fighters Turkey planned to purchas...
23:24, 2019-07-23

US issues Turkey new warning over Russian missile purchase BRUSSELS (AP) — The U.S. envoy to NATO says Turkey will be axed from the advance high-tech F-35 fighter jet program if it goes ahead with plans to bu...
16:00, 2019-06-25

Turkey’s Art Scene Makes a Comeback, Under Erdogan’s Shadow Major museums are opening, and the Istanbul Biennial is underway. Just don’t ask about politics....
16:36, 2019-09-19

Ogier: Big WRC points in Turkey "crucial" in bid to topple Tanak Defending World Rally champion Sebastien Ogier has admitted he needs a big score at this week's Rally Turkey to keep his hopes of a seventh straight ...
15:28, 2019-09-12

Reporters in Turkey adopt a new beat: Imprisoned journalists Three years ago, a failed coup in Turkey led to a media crackdown. Since then, journalists have banded together to document the cases of reporters im...
05:48, 2019-07-15

Cyprus minister: Turkey complicit in migrant trafficking NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ interior minister is accusing Turkey and breakaway Turkish Cypriots of helping to traffick migrants to the inter...
17:44, 2019-06-24

WRC title blow for Toyota and Tanak as he retires in Turkey Toyota Gazoo Racing team principal Tommi Makinen says an ECU or fuel-related failure are the most likely reasons for Ott Tanak's retirement from day ...
11:12, 2019-09-14