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Turkey says bomber trained with Syrian Kurds

No group has claimed credit for Ankara blast that killed 35, but Turkey says female suicide bomber was linked to YPG in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2016, 7:29 PM

Netanyahu condemns Ankara attack

In what some see as a sign that relations with Turkey are improving, Netanyahu expresses solidarity with Turkey following Ankara bombing.Elad Benari, 3/14/2016, 6:13 AM

Erdogan vows to defeat terror after Ankara attack

Turkish President says he will "bring terrorism to its knees" after deadly car bomb in Ankara.Ben Ariel, 3/14/2016, 2:16 AM

Turkey blocks social media following Ankara attack

Turkish court bans access to Facebook and Twitter after images from Ankara attack were shared on them.Ben Ariel, 3/14/2016, 12:14 AM

Watch: Car bomb in Turkish capital kills 32

Camera catches huge explosion in Ankara that left 75 wounded, a month after Kurdish militants staged near identical attack.Ari Yashar, 3/13/2016, 9:20 PM

Kurdish group claims Ankara bombing

The Kurdistan Freedom Falcons claim the suicide car bomb attack that killed 28 people in Turkey's capital.Arutz Sheva North America, 2/19/2016, 9:21 PM

Abbas condemns Turkey

While he refuses to condemn attacks against Israelis, PA chairman is quick to condemn terror attack in Ankara.Dalit Halevi, 2/19/2016, 3:44 AM

Erdogan vows to fight 'pawns' carrying out attacks

Responding to Ankara attack, Turkish President says his country’s fight against "terror will grow more determined.Ben Ariel, 2/18/2016, 2:13 AM

Turkey Continues to Reprimand Israel

Turkey once again rebuked Israeli charge d'affaires on Monday, days after meeting with her on the Turks denied entry to Ben Gurion Airport.Nitsan Keidar, 6/29/2015, 7:53 PM

U.S. Envoy Dyes Hair Blonde in Response to Mayor

Ambassador John Bass hits back at mayor of Ankara who referred to State Department spokeswoman as "dumb blonde".Elad Benari, Canada, 5/1/2015, 10:13 PM

Ankara Mayor Attacks 'Dumb Blonde' Marie Harf

Mayor of Turkey's capital city Ankara attacks US State Dept. spokeswoman in bizarre Twitter outburst over Baltimore riots.Ari Soffer, 4/30/2015, 11:38 AM

Mayor Arrested for Building Robot Statue

Criminal complaint filed against Turkish mayor Melih Gökçek for using taxpayers money to erect a 6-meter robot statue in Ankara.Cynthia Blank, 4/12/2015, 4:23 PM

Turkish Election Board Rejects Request for Recount

Ankara's provincial election body rejects opposition's appeal against the results of the local election.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/4/2014, 11:53 PM

3,000 Protesters Aim at Istanbul’s Taksim Square

Once again, protesters tried to mass in Istanbul’s iconic Taksim Square and were stopped by police with water cannon and tear gas.Chana Ya'ar, 7/7/2013, 4:08 PM

Istanbul Protests Continue in Taksim Square

Thousands gathered again at Istanbul’s iconic Taksim Square to express their discontent with the Turkish government's attitude.Chana Ya'ar, 6/30/2013, 12:45 PM

Strikes, Demonstrations Continue Across Turkey

Demonstrations continued across Turkey Monday but slowly came under police control as thousands protested against the Erdogan government.Chana Ya'ar, 6/17/2013, 7:29 PM

Turkish Gov't vs. Twitter, Facebook

A spokesman for Turkey’s ruling AK Party on Wednesday labeled the Twitter social media website to be "deadlier than car bombs."Chana Ya'ar, 6/12/2013, 12:28 PM

Tensions Rising, Turkish Police Attack Protesters

Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan orders police to "intervene" with protesters across the nation.Chana Ya'ar, 6/10/2013, 8:12 PM

Turkish Diplomat Underlines Need for Peace

A veteran Turkish diplomat underscores the importance of renewing ties and maintaining peace with Ankara's former ally, Israel.Hana Levi Julian, 4/29/2013, 8:56 PM

Israel, Turkey Discuss Possible Strike on Iran?

Israeli envoy Yaakov Amidror begins to raise the issue of Iran in delicate talks in Ankara Sunday as negotiations discuss the Mavi Marmara.Chana Ya'ar, 4/21/2013, 2:59 PM

Turkey Assigns Ambassador to 'Palestine'

Turkey has become the “first state with an ambassador recognized by Palestine,” according to a headline in a Turkish newspaper.Chana Ya'ar, 4/15/2013, 2:48 PM

Turkey's New Syrian Camps for Christians, Kurds

Turkey is building new Syrian refugee camps for two minority groups, the Christians and the Kurds.Chana Ya'ar, 4/11/2013, 11:43 AM

Kerry Meets with PA's Fayyad, Israel's Leaders

US Secy of State John Kerry met Monday with PA Prime Minister Salam Fayyad in Jerusalem ahead of ongoing talks with Israeli officials.Chana Ya'ar, 4/8/2013, 8:18 PM

Israeli, PA Officials Meet in Istanbul

After Turkey's leader calls Zionism a “crime against humanity,” Israeli and Palestinian Authority officials quietly meet in Istanbul.Chana Ya'ar, 3/3/2013, 11:24 AM

Turkish PM Labels Zionism ‘Crime Against Humanity’

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has again verbally attacked Israel in a public forum, this time at a UN conference in Vienna.Chana Ya'ar, 2/28/2013, 4:07 PM

Israel Agrees to Let Turkey Ship Materials to Gaza

Israel allows Turkey to ship materials and experts to Gaza despite Ankara's attempts to undermine the Jewish State in NATO.Chana Ya'ar, 2/12/2013, 4:46 AM

Turkey, Iran to Unite in Joint University?

Iran has announced plans for a joint university with Turkey to expand scientific and technological cooperation.Chana Ya'ar, 2/11/2013, 5:43 PM

Outlawed Turkish Group Claims Ankara Attack

The Revolutionary People's Liberation Party claims responsibility for the attack at the U.S. Embassy in Ankara.Elad Benari, 2/3/2013, 4:01 AM

White House: Ankara Bombing a Terror Attack

"A suicide bombing on the perimeter of an embassy is by definition an act of terror," says White House spokesman Jay Carney.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/1/2013, 11:10 PM

Netanyahu Condemns Ankara Terror Attack

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu sends a letter to U.S. President Barack Obama, condemns the attack on the U.S. Embassy in Ankara.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/1/2013, 9:36 PM

Turkish Bomber Was Member of Outlawed Group

Suicide bomber who killed one person in an attack on the U.S. Embassy in Ankara is a member of an outlawed leftist group.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/1/2013, 8:45 PM

Explosion at US Embassy in Turkey

Two people have been killed and several people wounded in an explosion, likely a suicide bomb, outside the US embassy in Ankara.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/1/2013, 1:48 PM

Turkey to Ask NATO for Patriots on Syrian Border

Turkey is planning to ask NATO for Patriot missiles to help defend its southern region from Syria, said a highly-placed Ankara source. Chana Ya'ar, 11/7/2012, 3:52 PM

Turkey to Return 3 Israeli Drones

Turkey plans to return three tactical drones to Israel, allegedly due to "poor performance."Chana Ya'ar, 11/4/2012, 11:19 AM

Turkey Rejects Israel 'Invitation' for Syria Talks

Turkey has rejected an invitation by Israel to discuss the situation in Syria, according to Turkish media.Chana Ya'ar, 10/22/2012, 10:22 PM

Turkey Grounds Armenian Plane for Security Check

Ankara ordered an Armenian plane to land in the city of Erzurum for inspection before allowing it to leave Turkish air space Monday.Chana Ya'ar, 10/15/2012, 4:24 PM

US Warned Turkey of Weapons on Syrian Plane

The US warned Turkey there was military cargo aboard a Syrian aircraft intercepted by Ankara Wednesday night – correctly.Chana Ya'ar, 10/11/2012, 12:42 PM

Report: Kurds, Tehran Unite Against Turkey

A Turkish newspaper reports the Iranian branch of the Kurdistan Workers' Party terror group has struck a deal with Tehran to fight Turkey. Chana Ya'ar, 10/11/2012, 8:00 AM

Turkey Authorizes Incursion to Syria 'If Needed'

Turkish parliament has authorized cross-border military action, if deemed necessary by the government.Gil Ronen, 10/4/2012, 5:26 PM

Turkish PM Again Rejects Ties with Israel

Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan has repeated his refusal to heal his breach with the State of Israel.Hana Levi Julian, 9/20/2012, 9:38 AM

10,000 Syrian Refugees Wait to Enter Turkey

More than 200,000 Syrians have fled the savage civil war ripping apart their homeland this year. Now 10,000 are waiting to enter Turkey.Chana Ya'ar, 9/6/2012, 12:45 PM

Turkey: Assad Gave Heavy Weapons to PKK

Turkey's ruling AK Party accuses Syrian President Bashar al-Assad of “heaving heavy weapons” for Kurdish PKK terrorists in northern Syria.Chana Ya'ar, 8/30/2012, 4:43 PM

Analysis: Can Israel, Turkey Climb Down the Tree?

An Israeli delegation is quietly welcomed to Turkey to discuss finding ways for the two nations to climb down the diplomatic tree. Carol Halavi, 8/19/2012, 6:32 PM

Israeli, US Navies Finish 'Reliant Mermaid' Drill

The Israeli and US Navies have completed a joint maritime safety drill once held together each year with Turkey.Chana Ya'ar, 8/19/2012, 3:44 PM

Israeli Blogger Detained Near Syria-Turkey Border

A blogger with dual Israeli-US citizenship was detained in Turkey Saturday while reporting on Syria near the border in the Kurdish region.Chana Ya'ar, 8/12/2012, 11:42 AM

Syria Shoots at Second Turkish Aircraft

Syria has attempted to shoot down a second Turkish aircraft searching for missing pilots, Ankara announced Monday.Chana Ya'ar, 6/25/2012, 10:48 PM

Turkey Fears Syrian Conflict Spilling Over Border

Turkey has expressed fears the growing civil war in Syria is beginning to spill over its border. About 2,000 refugees arrived in 48 hours.Chana Ya'ar, 6/13/2012, 1:24 PM

Protesters Call for Masses to March to Jerusalem

Dozens demonstrate outside against the Israeli Embassy in Ankara, call for participation in Global March to Jerusalem. Elad Benari, 3/25/2012, 4:36 AM

Arab League Adds 17 Syrians to Travel Ban

The Cairo-based Arab League has tightened its sanctions on Syria, listing 17 high-ranking officials on a travel ban to other Arab nations.Chana Ya'ar, 12/1/2011, 5:00 PM

Turkey Hits Syria with Sanctions

Turkey has struck Syria with a list of economic sanctions designed to break the regime of President Bashar al-Assad.Chana Ya'ar, 11/30/2011, 12:15 PM

EU Adds More Sanctions Against Syria

One day after the Arab League imposes sanctions against Syria, the European Union adds to those it has already levied on Damascus.Chana Ya'ar, 11/28/2011, 10:36 PM

David Meidan is New Israeli Envoy to Turkey

Former Mossad operative David Meidan has been appointed Israel's new envoy to Turkey in an effort to bring back warm relations with Ankara. Chana Ya'ar, 11/10/2011, 3:46 PM

David Meidan's Next Mission: Israel-Turkey Talks?

Israeli negotiator David Meidan may be heading to Ankara to work on thawing relations between the Jewish State and Turkey.Chana Ya'ar, 11/3/2011, 11:29 AM

Counter Terror Group: IDF List is Turkish Bluff

A counter terrorism group says an alleged list of names of IDF commandos involved in the Mavi Marmara raid, published by Turkey, is bogus.Chana Ya'ar, 9/26/2011, 10:45 PM

3 Dead in Terror Attack on Turkish Capital

At least three people were killed and more than a dozen wounded after terrorists struck in a car bomb attack near a high school in Ankara.Chana Ya'ar, 9/21/2011, 9:34 AM

Rishon Lezion Accepts Invitation to Turkey

Israeli Sephardic Chief Rabbi accepts an invitation to visit Istanbul-based theologian Adnan Oktar in hopes of restoring diplomatic ties.Chana Ya'ar, 9/15/2011, 10:23 AM

Report: Other Turkish-Israeli Ties Still Strong

Despite diplomatic tensions, Turkey's business and pacifist community maintains that ties remain strong.Chana Ya'ar, 9/11/2011, 10:39 AM