US President Barack Obama disembarks Air Force One after arriving at Antalya International Airport in Antalya, Turkey, for the G20 summit. Photograph: Okan Ozer/Reuters

US President Barack Obama and other world leaders arrived in Turkey on Sunday for a summit that has taken on new urgency after attacks in Paris pushed(...)

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A woman looks at newspapers at a kiosk in Istanbul, Turkey, saying ‘AK Party on its own’ after president Tayyip Erdogan’s party   won almost 50 per cent of the vote in a snap  election. Photograph: Osman Orsal/Reuters.

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AKP supporters celebrate after hearing the early results of Turkey’s general election in Ankara, Turkey. Photograph: EPA/STR

Turkey looked set to return to single-party rule after the Islamist-rooted AK Party swept to victory in a general election on Sunday, in a result that(...)

A supporter of the ruling AK Party holds a scarf with a slogan that reads, “Man of the nation – Ahmet Davutoglu”, in reference to the prime minister, during an election rally in the central Anatolian city of Konya, on Friday. Photograph: Umit Bektas/Reuters

Turkey goes to the polls on Suday for the second time this year following months of fractious political wrangling, deadly bombings and a return to war(...)

Plainclothes police officers scuffle with a protester outside the Kanalturk and Bugun TV building in Istanbul on Wednesday.  Brawls broke out and police sprayed water cannon to disperse dozens of people. Photograph: Murad Sezer/Reuters

Turkish police have stormed the offices of an opposition media company, days before the country’s election, in a crackdown on companies linked to a(...)

Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan said operations against Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants “will continue until peace is attained. It is the job of the state to protect its citizens and the country.” Photograph: Yiannis Kourtoglou/Reuters

Three Turkish soldiers and 28 Kurdish militants have been killed in air strikes and clashes over the past two days in Turkey’s predominantly Kurdish (...)

Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdogan (3rd left), Finland’s president Sauli Niinisto (3rd right), and their wives Emine Erdogan (left) and Jenni Haukio attend a wreath-laying ceremony at the site of the twin bombings in Ankara in front of the city’s railway station. Photograph: Adem Altan/AFP/Getty Images

The Turkish interior ministry said it had removed Ankara’s police, intelligence and security chiefs from their posts in an effort to help the investig(...)

The Arch of Triumph among the Roman ruins of Palmyra which Islamic State extremists have blown up. Photograph: Getty Images 0:54

Nato has expressed “deep concern” about the Russian military build-up in Syria, warning Moscow to “immediately cease” its attacks on the Syrian opposi(...)

Smashed glass is seen at the entrance of the headquarters of the Hurriyet daily newspaper after it was attacked by a mob in Istanbul. Photograph: Levent Kulu/Hurriyet Daily/Reuters
Turkey targets Dogan Media group
  • Europe
  • September 16, 2015, 07:07

Turkish prosecutors have launched an investigation into Dogan Media Group for alleged “terrorism propaganda”, authorities said on Tuesday, a move like(...)