Turkey deports 9 Britons who tried to cross into Syria
Turkey on Tuesday deported nine Britons, including the son of a local councillor, two weeks after arresting them for attempting to cross into Syria to join jihadists, the official news agency said.
Turkey blocks Twitter, Facebook, YouTube over images of slain prosecutor
Turkey on Monday blocked access to Twitter, Facebook and YouTube over the publication of images of a Turkish prosecutor killed by leftist militants during a hostage standoff last week.
Turkey arrests 32 in exam cheating scandal
A Turkish court on Friday placed 32 people under arrest ahead of their trial on charges of forgery and belonging to an illegal group over an exam cheating scandal in the civil service.
Turkey military, Kurdish rebels clash in southeast: army
The Turkish military said it had responded with artillery fire Wednesday to attacks launched by Kurdish rebels against army positions in the Kurdish-majority southeast near the Iraqi border.