Ankara

Turkish police investigate Russian envoy killer’s Internet activity

Altıntas gunned down Russia’s ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov  in the Center of Modern Art in Turkish capital Ankara on December 19, 2016, studied the pictures of the ambassador on his housemate’s computer, Hurriyet Daily News reports. The police searched the house

Russian ambassador shot dead in attack in Turkish capital

Russia’s ambassador to Turkey, Andrey Karlov, was shot dead at an art exhibition in the Turkish capital of Ankara on December 19, Russian Foreign Ministry has confirmed, according to Hurriyet Daily News. Karlov was shot by a gun while making a speech at a painting exhibition in

Turkey blames Kurdish militants for blast in Ankara

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu blamed a Syrian Kurdish militia fighter working with Kurdish militants inside Turkey for a suicide car bombing that killed 28 people in the capital Ankara, and he vowed retaliation in both Syria and Iraq, Reuters reported. A

At least 24 killed after bomb attack in Turkey’s capital

At least 24 people were killed and 61 others were injured in a bomb attack on Wednesday targeting shuttles carrying military personnel in the Turkish capital Ankara, Hurriyet Daily News reports. Most of the injured are in good condition, Health Minister Mehmet

Angela Merkel visited Turkey for talks on reducing the influx of migrants to Europe

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's visit on Monday came just weeks after the EU settled a deal with Turkey, which would see Ankara receiving 3 billion euros ($3.35 billion) in aid towards the care of the 2.7 million Syrian migrants already in Turkey,