Six dead, buildings collapse as major quake hits Turkey, Greece
A powerful earthquake hit Turkey and Greece on Friday, killing at least six people, levelling buildings and creating a sea surge that flooded streets near the Turkish resort city of Izmir.
Major 7.0 magnitude quake hits western Turkey
A major 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of western Turkey on Friday, the US Geological Survey said, with initial reports indicating damage to buildings but no immediate casualties.
Suspected Kurdish suicide bombing in southern Turkey
A suspected Kurdish militant blew themselves up Monday in a suspected suicide bomb attack in southern Turkey, security sources said. An explosion occurred in the town of Iskenderun in the southern province of Hatay on Monday evening, which the local governor blamed on one of two "terrorists". "Our security forces at a control point in…
US, Germany demand Turkey end 'provocation' against Greece
Turkey's two key Western allies, the United States and Germany, on Tuesday urged it to pull back a ship it has returned to waters contested with Greece, with Washington denouncing the "calculated provocation."
Turkey restarts hunt for Mediterranean gas, reigniting Greek row
Turkey will redeploy the research ship at the centre of an energy row with Greece to the eastern Mediterranean on Monday...
Turkey condemns Greek newspaper headline abusing Erdogan
The Turkish government has condemned a headline in a Greek newspaper that insults President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, urging Athens to take action.
Erdogan warns Macron not to 'mess with Turkey' over eastern Med
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday warned his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron "not to mess" with Turkey, as tensions between the NATO allies escalate.
Turkey 'disappointed' by Kosovo's move to recognise Israel
Turkey on Sunday voiced disappointment over majority-Muslim Kosovo's decision to recognise Israel and set up its mission in Jerusalem.
Greece, Turkey draw in allies in Mediterranean war games
Greece and its EU allies held war games in the Mediterranean on Wednesday while Turkey conducted drills with the US navy nearby as the row between...