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Turkish Judges Again Refuse Release for Greek Soldiers

Sgt. Dimitris Kouklatzis and Lt. Angelos Mitretodis will stay in a Turkish prison after a court in Edirne (Adrianopolis) turned down a fourth request...

Football Season in Turkey to be Named after Legendary Greek Player

The new football season in Turkey will be named after Greek player Lefteris  Antoniadis (Lefter Kucukandonyadis), who is considered to be one of the...

Handcuffed Greek Soldiers Appear in Turkish Court (video)

The defense team of the two Greek soldiers held in a Turkish jail since March 2 after accidentally crossing into the country's territory have...

US Senate Passes Bill Blocking Transfer of F-35 Warplanes to Turkey

The U.S. Senate has passed a defense policy bill that includes a bipartisan amendment which prohibits the sale of F-35 fighter jets to Turkey. Turkey...

US Leaders Urged to Halt Warplane Sale to ‘Authoritarian’ Turkey

A letter signed by dozens of U.S. lawmakers is urging the country's leadership to shelve plans to supply Turkey with state-of-the-art warplanes. The petition signed...

Turkey’s Third Nuclear Plant to be Built in Thrace

Turkey considers building the country's third nuclear energy plant in Thrace, Energy and Natural Resources Minister Berat Albayrak said, according to Hurriyet Daily News. "The...

Parliament Could ‘Re-Assign’ Greek Soldiers Held in Turkey

Greece's government could be set to re-assign two of its soldiers being held in Turkey to give them legal protection. In comments to Greece's ERA radio,...

Discover Ancient Christian Churches in Manisa, Turkey

In modern times it may seem like an unlikely site of three of the Seven Churches of Asia, however Manisa province in Turkey was home to...

Turkey’s Erdogan Insists Russian S-400 Missiles Are Not for Show

Russian-made surface-to-air missiles bought by Turkey will be used "in necessary" Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said. Erdogan, speaking in a live television interview...

‘Cyprus is Turkish’ Says Nationalist Leader

The leader of Turkey's far-right Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) has claimed the island of Cyprus is Turkish. Devlet Bahceli, whose party has been suffering in...