Suicide bomber kills 18 people in south-east Turkey

Ten soldiers, eight civilians and the attacker died in a bombing in the south-east Turkish province of Hakkari on Sunday, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim was quoted by state-run Anadolu news agency...

Eight reported dead after clashes in south-east Turkey

Three members of Turkey's security forces and five militants were reported killed in clashes in Hakkari, an area in the restive south-east recently experiencing intense conflict, broadcaster CNN...

Protests as Turkey assumes control of pro-Kurdish municipalities

Turkish security forces used tear gas on protesters in the south-eastern province of Hakkari on Sunday after Turkish authorities dismissed dozens of pro-Kurdish mayors and councils.