Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Ankara will launch a military operation in a Kurdish-controlled area of northern Syria.
The new British leader's great-great-grandfather was born in Kalfat, in central Turkey, in 1813.
Ekrem İmamoğlu’s election as Istanbul’s Metropolitan Mayor in June, following an increased margin of votes in a second poll, highlights the unfaltering determination of the Turkish people to live in a fully democratic state.
More than 250 journalists have been arrested since that long summer’s night in 2016. Mahir Zeynalov is one of the lucky ones.
President Erdoğan has dismissed the governor of Turkey's central bank in a move that has prompted concerns about the bank's independence
Istanbul’s new mayor Ekrem Imamoglu — a potential major new opponent to President Erdogan — was being sworn it at a ceremony on Thursday.
Running under the slogan "Everything will be fine", Ekrem Imamoglu confirmed his victory as Istanbul mayor on Sunday. His supporters already see him challenge Erdogan in the 2023 presidential election.
The defeat of Turkey’s ruling AK Party in the rerun of Istanbul’s mayoral race could pave the way to early general elections and ultimately bring an end to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s rule, a senior member of the opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) told Euronews.
An expert on Turkish politics has told Euronews that the AK Party's defeat in Istanbul's mayoral election could be the beginning of the end of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
“We can’t hand our Istanbul to these liars,” said Erdogan
The three-hour event debate between AKP candidate Binali Yildirim and the opposition's Ekrem Imamoglu was one of the first of its kind in Turkey in nearly two decades.
Turkey's Erdogan attended Arsenal footballer Mesut Özil's wedding as a witness.
Hundreds of demonstrators have taken to the streets of Istanbul to protest against the cancellation of municipal election results that gave the opposition as winners.
Istanbul's ousted mayor gave an uplifting message to supporters as his CHP party pledged to defeat Erdogan a second time.
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Turkey’s main opposition accused authorities of “plain dictatorship” after officials ordered a re-run of elections in Istanbul where President Tayyip Erdogan's party suffered a surprise defeat.
It is outrageous to think that journalists like Erdem are being held in prisons just for doing their jobs. It is shocking to know that many have been convicted in show trials using fabricated evidence and trumped up charges.
“We have to stand tall against this suppressing, cruel attitude. There is no way we should yield or step back. Our children, grandchildren are living in this country. This is our country and we love our country and we will stay here and go into jail again if we have to.”
The leader of Turkey’s main opposition party was attacked at a soldier’s funeral in Ankara but was led away to safety by security guards.
"Turkey must choose," American Vice-President Mike Pence, warned last week.
Turkish Airlines has completed a huge exercise to transfer operations to Istanbul’s brand new airport over the weekend.
The move to the vast new transport hub - simply called Istanbul Airport - began early on Friday.
Today marks the official opening of the new airport
The mammoth logistical task by Turkish Airlines started at 3am Friday morning and is being done over 45 hours.
Ekrem Imamoglu is calling for the country's election board to confirm him so he can get down to business.
A fight broke out between supporters of the ruling party and the main opposition party in the middle of a Euronews interview.
An electoral upset for Erdogan's ruling party shows that for all its faults, Turkey is a strong, working democracy - and it is the kind of friend Europe needs right now.
Turkey's local elections: Erdogan's AK Party challenges major setbacks in Istanbul and Ankara.