Turkey arrests British man at resort over 'Kurd militia links'

Turkey arrests British man at resort over 'Kurd militia links'

Turkish authorities have placed under arrest a British citizen on charges of links to a Kurdish militia Ankara deems to be a terror group, after detaining him in a raid at a holiday resort, state media said.

Turkish military close to taking control of Syrian city

Turkish military close to taking control of Syrian city

Turkey's military said on Friday it was close to taking the northern Syrian city of al-Bab from Islamic State, a victory that would deepen Turkish influence in an area where it has created a de facto buffer zone.

Will hit Syrian Kurdish militia if its stays west of Euphrates: Turkey

Will hit Syrian Kurdish militia if its stays west of Euphrates: Turkey

Kurdish militia fighters in northern Syria will remain a target for Turkish forces as long as they are positioned west of the Euphrates river, Turkey's presidential spokesman said on Wednesday.