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Gangster who mysteriously fled Turkey faces extradition from Kosovo
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Gangster who mysteriously fled Turkey faces extradition from Kosovo

Reis Sedat Peker, a Turkish mafia leader, was arrested in North Macedonia and will be extradited to Turkey via Kosovo,…
Interior Ministry tasks 3 inspectors with investigating alleged irregularities at İstanbul Municipality
Turkey

Interior Ministry tasks 3 inspectors with investigating alleged irregularities at İstanbul Municipality

Turkey’s Interior Ministry has ordered three inspectors to investigate allegations of irregularities at the İstanbul Municipality raised by the city’s…
Erdoğan says police will raid New Year’s parties violating pandemic measures
Turkey

Erdoğan says police will raid New Year’s parties violating pandemic measures

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has said police will conduct raids on New Year’s parties held in disregard of rules…
Turkey says Iranian intelligence was behind elaborate plot to kidnap opponent in Istanbul
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Turkey says Iranian intelligence was behind elaborate plot to kidnap opponent in Istanbul

When exiled Iranian opposition figure Habib Chaab traveled from his home in Sweden to Turkey in October, he did not…
Pregnant woman subjected to sexual harassment and insults by prosecutor during interrogation
Turkey

Pregnant woman subjected to sexual harassment and insults by prosecutor during interrogation

Nigar Kocabaş, a pregnant woman who in 2016 was interrogated by Chief Public Prosecutor İbrahim Keskin in the northern Turkish…
Erdoğan gives cold shoulder to aide’s remarks on release of Arınç, Kavala
Turkey

Erdoğan gives cold shoulder to aide’s remarks on release of Arınç, Kavala

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has declined to support the remarks of one of his aides who called for the…
Jailed journalist Baransu gets 17 years for report on MGK decision
Turkey

Jailed journalist Baransu gets 17 years for report on MGK decision

An İstanbul court has handed down a jail sentence of 17 years, one month to jailed investigative journalist Mehmet Baransu…
Turkey, Kosovo violated fundamental rights of expelled teachers, UN body says
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Turkey, Kosovo violated fundamental rights of expelled teachers, UN body says

The United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention (WGAD) has concluded that the arrest, detention and forceful transfer of six…
VIDEO | Purge-victim police chief found dead in a quarantine cell in Turkish prison
Turkey

VIDEO | Purge-victim police chief found dead in a quarantine cell in Turkish prison

A deputy police chief, who had been held in prison for over four years, was found dead in a quarantine…
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