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Turkish soldier killed, six wounded in operation in Iraq's north

Turkish soldier killed, six wounded in operation in Iraq's north

A Turkish soldier was killed and six wounded on Friday in an operation in northern Iraq during clashes with the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party

Turkey angered by US move to arm Syrian Kurds

Turkey angered by US move to arm Syrian Kurds

Turkey on Wednesday reacted furiously to a US plan to arm Syrian Kurdish fighters whom Ankara considers terrorists, but the force battling jihadists said the move would hasten the extremists' defeat.

Kurdish militant group claims responsibility for Izmir attack

Kurdish militant group claims responsibility for Izmir attack

A splinter group of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) on Wednesday claimed responsibility for a car bomb and gun attack that left two people dead in the Turkish city of Izmir this month, a report said.

Two Turkish soldiers killed in PKK attack

Two Turkish soldiers killed in PKK attack

Two members of the Turkish security forces were killed and eight others wounded on Monday in a roadside bombing by Kurdish militants in southeastern Turkey, local media reported.

Five Turkish soldiers killed in PKK attack

Five Turkish soldiers killed in PKK attack

Five Turkish soldiers were killed on Wednesday in an attack blamed on Kurdish militants in the restive southeast of the country, a local security source said.

Three killed in PKK car bombing in Turkey's southeast

Three killed in PKK car bombing in Turkey's southeast

A car bomb attack Saturday blamed on Kurdish militants killed two Turkish soldiers and one civilian in Turkey's troubled southeast, security sources said.

Turkey says Ankara bomber linked to Syrian Kurdish rebels

Turkey says Ankara bomber linked to Syrian Kurdish rebels

A female suicide car bomber who killed at least 35 people in Ankara had links to Syrian Kurdish rebels, Turkey's interior ministry said in a statement on Tuesday.

Turkey slaps curfew on 2 more towns in Kurdish southeast

Turkey slaps curfew on 2 more towns in Kurdish southeast

Turkey on Sunday slapped a curfew on two border towns in the Kurdish-dominated southeast ahead of a looming military "clean-up" operation as it eased a lockdown in Diyarbakir.

Fears for Kurds trapped in besieged town in Turkey

Fears for Kurds trapped in besieged town in Turkey

The basement of apartment block "23" in the flashpoint town of Cizre in southeastern Turkey has become the focus of a bloody standoff as fighting rages on between security forces and Kurdish rebels.

Deadly Istanbul airport incident was mortar attack: prosecutors

Deadly Istanbul airport incident was mortar attack: prosecutors

A mortar attack was the cause of a deadly incident on December 23 at Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport that left one person dead and damaged several planes, Turkish prosecutors said on Thursday.