A Kurdish YPG fighter
28 Jul, 2015

The alliance 'stands in solidarity with its ally', but plays down speculation that it could provide military support

21 Jul, 2015

Another 100 people were injured in the bomb blast believed to have been carried out by Islamic State

Holidaymakers on Ngapali Beach, Myanmar
25 Jun, 2015

Getting a bargain is harder than it used to be, but they're still there for those in the know

25 Jun, 2015

Suicide bomb kills 12 and wounds 70 in border town as Islamic State launch simultaneous attacks across Syria

08 Jun, 2015

AKP suffers its worst result in more than a decade as Kurds celebrate shake up in Turkey's political landscape

20 Apr, 2015

Turkey says there was no systematic attempt to wipe out Armenians, but many scholars disagree

Iraqi government forces hold an Islamic State flag after they claimed they controlled an Islamic State town
16 Mar, 2015

British teenagers intercepted in Istanbul and returned to England, but they have since been released on bail

Turkish MPs exchange punches in the parliament
20 Feb, 2015

Parliamentary brawls are not uncommon around the world – here are five of the most chaotic

22 Oct, 2014

Pentagon investigating whether weapons intended for Kurds accidentally ended up with Islamic State

Recep Tayyip Erdogan is set to become Turkey's first directly elected president
11 Aug, 2014

Promising a 'new Turkey', the former prime minister is yet to silence his critics after over a decade in power