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24 people injured in Mardin bomb attack, Turkey

At least 24 people, including 10 police officers, were injured in a bomb attack on riot police in the southeastern Mardin province late Friday, security sources said.
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Turkey threatens not to improve relations with Argentina which recognized Armenian Genocide

The Turkish Foreign Ministry has accused Foreign Minister Héctor Timerman of being disingenuous in the Argentine government’s position over recognizing the massacre a century ago of up to 1.5 million Armenians by Ottoman Turkish forces as a genocide....
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Davutoğlu introduces interim government of Turkey

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu has sent out invitations to 11 parliamentarians from CHP, MHP and HDP, offering them posts in the prospective interim government....
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Turkey to hold snap election Nov.1

Early parliamentary election in Turkey will be held Nov.1, the head of the Supreme Electoral Council of Turkey Sadi Guven said Aug.25, the Turkish news TV channel TRT Haber reported. ...
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Early parliamentary election to be held on November 1 in Turkey

Supreme Election Board (YSK) of Turkey published the date of the early parliamentary elections: It will take place on November 1....
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First early elections in history of Turkey

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has decided on the "renewal" of the general election after the deadline to form a government expired following the June 7 polls, the presidency has announced....
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Erdoğan has closed meeting with “Hamas” political bureau chief

Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan met with “Hamas” political bureau chief Khalid Mashaal. Armenpress reports, referring to Turkish media, that it was a closed meeting lasting more than an hour. No information is reported on the issues discussed by the sides...
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Turkish fighter jets hit PKK targets in southeast

Turkish jets carried out airstrikes on suspected Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) targets in southeastern Sirnak province, Turkish military said Tuesday, Anadolu reported. ...
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Terrorist attack prevented in Turkey

A terrorist attack was prevented in the province of Diyarbakir, southeast Turkey, Sabah newspaper reported Aug. 12. ...
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PKK attacks police station in Silopi town

Kurdistan Workers' Party attacked the police station in the town of Silopi of Şırnak province with rifles and mortars. Armenpress informs the aforementioned referring to “Anadolu” news agency....
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Coalition issue in Turkey - to be decided this week

Prime Minister of Turkey and leader of the “Justice and Development Party” Ahmet Davutoğlu met leader of Republican People's Party Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu, in the framework of negotiations on coalition. Armenpress reports, referring to Turkish “Anadolu” agency, that the meeting lasted 4 hours and a half....
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Terrorists attack police station in Istanbul

A terrorist attack at a police station took place in Sultanbeyli district. Armenpress reports the latter referring to “Anadolu” agency....
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US consulate attack in Turkey

A gun attack targeted the US Consulate in Istanbul leading to an exchange of fire between assailants and security personnel. Armenpress reports the latter referring to “Al Jazeera”. The reports said that one attacker was male and the other one was female, adding that the police was searching for the suspects. ...
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Ankara’s prosecution rejected Demirtaş’s claim against Erdoğan

Ankara Chief Republican Prosecutor's Office, investigating the lawsuit of the leader of the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party Selahattin Demirtaş against the President of the Republic Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu, made a decision not to accept proceedings. “Armenpress” reports that the Turkish “Hurriyet” informs about this....
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PKK blamed for attack on Mosque in Germany

An unknown group attacked the central Mosque of the Kornwestheim town of Germany’s Baden-Württemberg State breaking its windows. “Armenpress” reports that the Turkish “Anadolu” agency mentions that the attackers are the members of the Kurdistan Workers Party, considered as terrorist organization in Turkey. The assumption is made based on the fact that the members of the group left notes of PKK on the walls....
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