Death toll in Izmir's earthquake rise to 83

Death toll in Izmir's earthquake rise to 83

The death toll in Turkey from Friday's powerful earthquake that jolted the Aegean Izmir's region has risen to 83, the Turkish Environment and Urban Planning Minister Murat Kurum said Monday.

Turkish rescue workers search for survivors in quake; death toll rises to 27

Turkish rescue workers search for survivors in quake; death toll rises to 27

Rescue workers in western Turkish city of Izmir searched through rubble for survivors on Saturday after a powerful earthquake hit the Aegean Sea on Friday, as the death toll rose to 27.

Six dead, buildings collapse as major quake hits Turkey, Greece

Six dead, buildings collapse as major quake hits Turkey, Greece

A powerful earthquake hit Turkey and Greece on Friday, killing at least six people, levelling buildings and creating a sea surge that flooded streets near the Turkish resort city of Izmir.

Slain Turkish policeman hailed for preventing bloodbath

Slain Turkish policeman hailed for preventing bloodbath

Turkey gave a hero's funeral on Friday to a policeman praised for preventing a massacre in the latest attack to shake the country, as reports suggested the Istanbul nightclub gunman may still be in the city.

Two killed in new Turkey attack as Istanbul gunman hunted

Two killed in new Turkey attack as Istanbul gunman hunted

A car bombing blamed on Kurdish militants rocked the Turkish city of Izmir on Thursday, killing at least two people and triggering a deadly shootout, as authorities chased the fugitive killer behind the New Year attack in Istanbul.