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Turkey has lowest overall compliance with GRECO recommendations to fight corruption: report

Turkey has lowest overall compliance with GRECO recommendations to fight corruption: report

A report recently released by the Council of Europe’s anti-corruption group, the Group of States against Corruption (GRECO), has revealed…
Russia detains Ukrainian consul

Russia detains Ukrainian consul

Russia has detained a Ukrainian diplomat for allegedly receiving classified information from a database of the country’s main security agency.…
French mosque subsidy dropped in ‘foreign meddling’ row

French mosque subsidy dropped in ‘foreign meddling’ row

A controversial plan to use public money for building a mosque in Strasbourg stalled on Friday after the Turkish backers…
Erdoğan defends minister after spat with Greece

Erdoğan defends minister after spat with Greece

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Friday robustly defended his foreign minister after he traded barbs in an unusually public…
Syriacs in Turkey today: Prison for sharing bread

Syriacs in Turkey today: Prison for sharing bread

A Turkish court sentenced a Syriac priest to two years, one month in prison on terrorism-related charges on April 7.…
Council of State rules against 2018 regulation making press card cancellations easier

Council of State rules against 2018 regulation making press card cancellations easier

The Council of State, Turkey’s highest administrative court, has suspended the execution of some articles of a 2018 regulation that…
Global outcry as Turkish rights advocate MP hospitalized after forcible detention

Global outcry as Turkish rights advocate MP hospitalized after forcible detention

Prominent rights activists around the globe, in addition to Turkish dissidents, have condemned the detention by force of former opposition…
AKP accused of poor COVID management after woman dies due to lack of hospital beds

AKP accused of poor COVID management after woman dies due to lack of hospital beds

Members of the Turkish opposition, dissidents and family members of Aslı Özkısırlar have accused the ruling Justice and Development Party…
Court releases 2 students jailed over protests against partisan Boğaziçi rector

Court releases 2 students jailed over protests against partisan Boğaziçi rector

An İstanbul court has ruled to release two students who were detained in İstanbul on Feb. 2 during protests against…
Turkish drones’ role in Azerbaijan’s victory in Nagorno-Karabakh prompts US Army to study drone use

Turkish drones’ role in Azerbaijan’s victory in Nagorno-Karabakh prompts US Army to study drone use

The U.S. Army has been studying the use of drones in conflicts following Azerbaijan’s victory in Nagorno-Karabakh against Armenia with…
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