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Turkey issues arrest warrants for 51 FETO suspects

ANKARA/ EDIRNE, Turkey  Arrest warrants were issued for 51 Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO) suspects across Turkey, prosecutors said Wednesday. According to a statement from Ankara's Prosecutors Office, the suspects, most of...

Turkey neutralizes 8 YPG/PKK terrorists in N. Syria

ANKARA At least eight YPG/PKK terrorists were neutralized in northern Syria after they opened fire on Turkish commando units, the Turkish National Defense Ministry said on Sunday.In a Twitter...

Turkish forces arrest 15 PKK terror suspects

ISTANBUL/ANKARA/ADANA, Turkey  Turkish security forces arrested 35 suspects, including members of an opposition party, as part of operations against the PKK terror group across the country, security sources said Friday. Anti-terror police in...

4 more PKK terrorists surrender to Turkish forces

ANKARA Four more PKK terrorists surrendered to Turkish security forces after persuasion efforts by police and gendarmerie forces, the Interior Ministry announced on Wednesday. The terrorists surrendered after fleeing PKK bases...

Turkey: 8 Daesh/ISIS suspects detained in Istanbul

ISTANBUL During an operation against terror group Daesh/ISIS in Istanbul, eight foreign nationals were detained by Turkish security forces on Wednesday. The suspects allegedly had stayed in conflict zones in Iraq...

Turkey: Arrest warrants out for 36 FETO terror suspects

BALIKESIR, Turkey  Turkish authorities issued arrest warrants on Monday for at least 36 people for their suspected links to the Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO), the group behind the 2016 defeated...

YPG/PKK terror attack in N.Syria kills 2 civilians

GAZIANTEP, Turkey Two civilians, including a woman and child, were killed on Sunday by an attack by the terrorist YPG/PKK in a village in Jarabulus, northern Syia. The governor’s office in...

N.Iraqi regional govt condemns deadly PKK bomb attack

ERBIL The northern Iraqi Kurdish Regional Government (KRG) on Saturday condemned the terrorist PKK after a Peshmerga fighter was killed in an explosion. The condemnation came in a statement by Erbil...

Turkey: Warrants issued for 15 FETO terror suspects

ANKARA Turkish authorities on Wednesday issued arrest warrants for 15 people over their alleged links to the Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO), the group behind the 2016 defeated coup. Prosecutors in the...

YPG/PKK terrorists arrested entering Turkey illegally

SANLIURFA/ANKARA, Turkey At least two terrorists trying to enter Turkey through illegal means were arrested near the country's southeastern border by security forces on Sunday. A YPG/PKK terrorist was captured trying...

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