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US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gülen, who the Turkish government blames for an attempted coup last month. He denies involvement. Photograph: Selahattin Sevi/AFP/Getty Images

Turkish police raided the country’s biggest courthouse and two other halls of justice in Istanbul yesterday, detaining dozens of judicial staff as par(...)

Soldiers involved in the coup attempt surrender on Bosphorus bridge. Photograph: Gokhan Tan/Getty Images

Below is a timeline of breaking events in Turkey. Friday evening - Access to Facebook, Twitter and YouTube is restricted in Turkey, shortly after n(...)

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.

The campaign for Turkey’s parliamentary elections, which saw the ruling AK Party win back a majority on Sunday, was unfair and marred by fear and viol(...)