Thursday 05 January 2017 14:55 CET
Four dead after bombing and shootout in western Turkish city of Izmir
At least two people were killed in a car bombing at a court in the western Turkish city of Izmir on Wednesday, before police killed two attackers in a shootout, the city's governor said.
Sunday 02 October 2016 14:47 CET
Turkey detains brother of cleric accused of orchestrating failed coup
Authorities in western Turkey have detained the brother of US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, accused by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of plotting a failed coup on July 15 against his government.
Wednesday 06 January 2016 14:12 CET
Christians celebrate first Epiphany in Turkish City in almost century
For the first time in 94 years Orthodox Christians received permission to celebrate the Epiphany holiday in the Turkish city of Izmir on Wednesday.