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The Turkish lira fell to an all-time low of 5.4941 against the US dollar on Thursday. Photograph: Sedat Suna/EPA

The Turkish lira dropped to a new low against the dollar, losing 4 per cent on Thursday despite government promises of a new economic plan, as pressur(...)

A Turkish national flag hangs above retail kiosks on a street in Ankara. The yield on the country’s benchmark bond briefly touched a historic high of more than 20 per cent on Tuesday.

Turkey’s bonds and currency came under intense pressure on Tuesday as investors fretted about a breakdown in relations with the United States and poli(...)

Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov (left) and his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu at a ceremony in memory of murdered Russian ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov in Moscow on Tuesday. Photograph:  Maxim Shemetov/Reuters

Turkey and Russia, whose up-and-down relationship has helped shape the Syrian war and the many related crises, shared a new trauma on Monday after a (...)

Military aircraft at Incirlik air base in Turkey. The base, which contains a nuclear arsenal,  is situated 110km from the Syrian border.  Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

The attempted coup in Turkey last week and the subsequent closure of the Incirlik air base in the south of the country have raised fresh questions abo(...)

Joshua Molloy (24), who has been detained in Iraq.

British diplomats are seeking access to an Irish man and two British citizens who were detained in Iraq after fighting with Kurdish forces against Isl(...)