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An injured supporter of Zaman newspaper is assisted after Turkish riot police dispersed them during a protest at the courtyard of the newspaper’s office in Istanbul. Photograph: Kursat Bayhan/Zaman Daily/Reuters

Turkish police fired tear gas and rubber bullets on Saturday to disperse protesters outside the country’s biggest newspaper after authorities seized (...)

Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan welcomes European Council president Donald Tusk before their meeting in Istanbul. Photograph: Yasin Bulbul/Reuters

The European Union has expressed cautious optimism that Turkey will agree to reaccept migrants who do not qualify for asylum in the EU, in a potential(...)

European Council president Donald Tusk   in Ankara on Thursday.   The number of migrants crossing the Aegean Sea from Turkey to EU territory remains “far too high”, he said. Photograph: Adem Altan/AFP/Getty Images

European Council head Donald Tusk has ramped up the rhetoric on the EU’s borders by urging economic migrants to stay at home rather than risk the per(...)

President of the European Council Donald Tusk  and Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras after a meeting at the Maximos Mansion in Athens. Photograph: Alexandros Vlachos/EPA

European Council president Donald Tusk told illegal economic migrants on Thursday not to risk their lives or money to make a perilous trip to Europe “(...)

A refugee sits in front of a Greek riot police cordon during a protest at the Greek-Macedonian border, near the Greek village of Idomeni, on Tuesday: the UN has urged  EU member states to respond urgently to Greece’s migrant situation. Photograph:  Alexandros Avramidis/Reuters

Europe is on the cusp of “a largely self-induced humanitarian crisis” the United Nations refugee agency warned on Tuesday, as it called for EU member(...)

A migrant receives a portion of food and water as refugees and migrants line up during food distribution at a relocation camp in Schisto, near Athens, Greece on Thursday. Photograph: Alkis Konstantinidis/Reuters

EU justice ministers warned that progress must be made in tackling the migration crisis by a March 7th summit or the Schengen area risks collapse, ami(...)

A Turkish police officer holds an assault rifle during clashes with protesters demonstrating against government-imposed curfews on February 15th in Diyarbakir, Turkey. Photograph: Ilyas Akengin/AFP/Getty Images

A claim of responsibility on Friday by the little-known Kurdistan Freedom Falcons (Tak) for last Wednesday’s bombing in Ankara, which killed 28 people(...)

Germany chancellor Angela Merkel, under continuing domestic political pressure over the refugee crisis, welcomed what she described as progress at the EU summit in Brussels. Photograph: Yves Herman/Reuters

EU countries have agreed to prioritise a plan to stem the numbers of refugees arriving from Turkey, as countries remained divided on the refugee cris(...)

Refugees wait on a Greek coastguard ship on the island of Lesbos on Thursday after crossing the Aegean Sea from Turkey.  Photograph: Aris Messinis/AFP/Getty Images

EU leaders meeting in Brussels on the first day of a two-day summit pledged to intensify their efforts to tackle the refugee crisis, revealing growing(...)

The bus damaged by a bomb detonated by remote control on a road linking Diyarbakir to the district of Lice . It followed Wednesday’s attack in Ankara, which left 28 dead. Photograph: Ilyas Akengin/AFP/Getty Images

Turkey has claimed Kurds based in Syria were responsible for Wednesday’s car bomb attack on a military convoy in Ankara, as another explosion hit a co(...)

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