Protesters have assaulted the leader of Turkey’s main opposition party during a funeral held for a soldier who was killed during clashes with Kurdish rebels.
Turkey’s ruling party has said it will appeal to the country’s top election authority, demanding a full recount of votes cast in Istanbul in the March 31 mayoral election.
The opposition’s candidate for mayor of Istanbul has urged Turkey’s electoral body to confirm his narrow victory in local elections and has asked President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to act to prevent the country from sliding into uncertainty.
Turkey’s opposition looked poised to win control of the country’s two biggest cities as it dealt President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s conservative party one of its most serious electoral setbacks in years.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has declared victory in council elections, but the opposition’s success in key cities dealt a significant blow to his party’s dominance.
CCTV footage shows the moment a man was carried away by an umbrella due to strong winds in Turkey.
Greece’s prime minister has said Turkish fighter jets harassed the helicopter he was travelling on during a visit to a remote Greek island to celebrate independence day.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has sparked a diplomatic spat with New Zealand and Australia by portraying the Christchurch mosque shooting and a First World War battle as targeting Islam.
Farmers battled hard to bring Christmas dinner to our tables this year – due to the heatwave’s effect on crops and livestock, according to experts.
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A north-east mum told today how her family holiday in Turkey turned “terrifying” after her baby son was hospitalised with suspected pneumonia.
A north-east academic is to remain in prison in Turkey after criticising the country’s president online.
The chairman of a Turkish football club which claims to be the first to use Bitcoin to sign a player says he is “sure” big teams will use the cryptocurrency in the next five or 10 years.
Police were today hunting thieves who stole 40 turkeys worth hundreds of pounds from a North-east store.
A former Dons player has told of his fear after an earthquake hit Turkey and Greece last night.
During New Year’s celebrations at a nightclub in Istanbul, 39 people were killed and close to 70 injured after a gunman opened fire.
Richard Heard is a British lifeguard who has decided to help the refugees crossing from Turkey to Greece.
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When terrorist attacks happen on European soil, they feel close to home. They are physically closer after all.
A NORTH-EAST MSP has joined a celeb chef to encourage people not to waste food this Christmas.
Brian McLeish, head chef at Moonfish Cafe, gave this easy recipe to use up Christmas leftovers.
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US president Barack Obama said the Paris terror attacks were a “terrible and sickening setback” in the fight against Islamic State, but showed no indication of substantially changing his approach to defeating the group.