Australian federal police deputy commissioner Michael Phelan (l) speaks to the media with Australia’s prime minister Tony Abbott in Sydney. Five teenagers have been arrested in Melbourne for allegedly plotting a terrorist attack on the Anzac Day ceremony. Photograph: William West/AFP/Getty Images

Five Australian teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of plotting an Islamaic State-inspired terrorist attack at a veterans’ day ceremony that wo(...)

An al Nusra front fighter carries his brigade’s flag in Idlib city, after they took control of the area in March. Photograph: Ammar Abdallah/Reuters

A Columbus, Ohio, man who trained with Islamic militants in Syria has been arrested and charged with supporting terrorism and making false statements.(...)

Souvenirs commemorate the Gallipoli campaign at a shop in Eceabat. Turkey has moved commemorations up one day. Photograph: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Turkey has been accused of belittling the imminent centenary of the Armenian genocide by advancing its Gallipoli commemorations to the same day. (...)

Free Syrian Army fighters run for cover amid the rubble of collapsed buildings from shelling by forces loyal to Syria’s president Bashar Al-Assad on Zabdin village, a suburb of Damascus on Sunday. The son of a British local politician has been deported from Turkey two weeks after he was detained with eight other Britons trying to cross illegally into Syria, the state-run Anatolian news agency reported on Tuesday. Photograph: Reuters

The son of a British local politician has been deported from Turkey two weeks after he was detained with eight other Britons trying to cross illegall(...)

Pope Francis leads a mass for Armenian Catholics marking 100 years since the mass killings of Armenians under the Ottoman Empire. Photograph: AFP

Pope Francis has commemorated the 100th anniversary of the massacre of as many as 1.5 million Armenians as “the first genocide of the 20th century”, w(...)

Ireland, Co Kildare: Sherry FitzGerald Reilly,  €400,000

Sherry FitzGerald Reilly is seeking €400,000 for this four-bedroom property in Butterstream, Clane, Co Kildare. We find similiarly-priced properties (...)

Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras (left) shakes hands with   Russian president Vladimir Putin  after their meeting in the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, April 8th, 2015. Photograph: Alexander Zemlianichenko/EPA

Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras won pledges of closer co-operation from Russia at talks in the Kremlin on Wednesday.President Vladimir Putin said (...)

Turkey temporarily blocked Twitter and YouTube in the run-up to local elections in March 2014, after audio recordings purportedly showing corruption in then-Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan’s inner circle were leaked on their sites. Photograph: Kacper Pempel/Reuters

Twitter has complied with Turkey’s request to remove photographs of an Istanbul prosecutor held at gunpoint by far-left militants and a ban on the mic(...)

  Fenerbahce’s player Emre Belozoglu (c) and head coach Ismail Kartal (r) standing inside their bus after an attack by a gunman on a highway in northern Turkey. Photograph: STR/EPA

A coach carrying Fenerbahce football players was shot at on a highway in northern Turkey. The driver of the bus was wounded and taken to hospital.Abdu(...)

Turkish soldiers secure the border line between Turkey and Syria. Photograph: Umit Bektas/Reuters.

Nine British nationals detained in Turkey after allegedly trying to cross illegally into Syria could be deported on Thursday.Footage shows the Briton(...)